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How Frozen Killed Prince Charming

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Girls on Film: How Frozen killed Prince Charming. Little girls should know that there's more to a man than good looks and royal titles.
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50 Highly Anticipated Films At The 2014 Sundance Film Festival. Let's hope all this creativity leads to some fresh ideas at our local theaters.
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Get to Know the 2014 Oscar-Nominated Short Films. Watch the trailers and read about the documentary, animated, and live action short nominees.
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A Zombie-fighter is Zombie Pranked. The gang from The Walking Dead flew a teenager to Tokyo to pull a prank on cast member Norman Reedus.
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The water ban in West Virginia has been lifted -except for pregnant women. Meanwhile, the company that spilled the chemicals has filed for bankruptcy.
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Your Favorite Comedian Might Have Psychotic Traits. Thinking outside the box, after all, got a lot of creatives committed to asylums throughout history.
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Kids are a mixture of youth and insanity. Here are 38 pictures to prove it.
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Dystopias Aren't Just Great Literary Fun, They're Excellent Social Barometers. Cautionary tales are best read in the context for which they were written.
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In 1945, Lieutenant Hiroo Onoda was told to stay on Lubang Island and defend it from the Allies. He took his orders seriously -for 29 years.

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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber
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BOB GALBRAITH, AFP/Getty Images

How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber. When news outlets couldn't get to Montana in time, J-school volunteers went into action.

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Kottabos, the Ancient Greek Drinking Game. The skill involved was flinging wine from one's own cup at a target.

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An Acid Trip with Groucho Marx. Yeah, he did LSD. At age 77.

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How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam War Movie. It's not only because those songs take you to that specific era.

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Owen KC Stephens tells a wonderful story about the time an elderly British couple wanted to learn how to play a Star Wars role-playing game. They didn't know what a role-playing game was, but they knew what they were doing.

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These Freaky Fish Can Turn Their Eyes Into Flashlights. The triplefin is tiny, but controls its own super power.

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Unauthorized Dwelling at Yale. Student Allan Kornfeld couldn't afford the dorm charges, so he lived in a campus ventilation shaft for his senior year.

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The Resistance Group That Battled Hitler With Words. The students who worked under the name White Rose paid dearly for their efforts.

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How Intelligent is the Alien Xenomorph?
Robert Penn, Twentieth Century Fox
Robert Penn, Twentieth Century Fox

Just How Intelligent is the Alien Xenomorph? For a slimy, 8-foot insect, it had some canny strategies.

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Sharknado 6 Will Have Nazis and Noah's Ark, Which Seems Weirdly Predictable. Godwin's law should have come into effect long before the sixth film.

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Your Cortex Contains 17 Billion Computers. Our brains are much more complex than we've been told, and we have charts to explain them.

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Is This The Most Crowded Island In The World? A visit to Ilet a Brouee, a micro-sample of Haiti's unnatural history.

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Hilarious Guide To Dog Breeds That Will Help You Choose Your Next Dog. Comic artist Grace Gogarty captures the canine personalities you won't understand from mere pictures.

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Finding a Lost Strain of Rice, and Clues to Slave Cooking. Thought to be gone forever, a chef stumbled across a surviving crop of hill rice in Trinidad.

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29 Secrets Competitive Figure Skaters Will Never Tell You. But we found out anyway.

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This is What the Flu Does to Your Body. You feel like you've been hijacked, because that's exactly what's happening.

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