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The Mistake in Harry Potter

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J.K. Rowling has had a change of heart, and believes Hermione should have married Harry Potter instead of Ron Weasley. Maybe it’s time to write a book about divorce to fix it.
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Historical Slang We Love from the Oxford English Dictionary. Find out if you are twitterpated, tickety-boo, or just blotto.
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3 Punctuation Marks You Should Use More Often. But only if you don’t already overuse them.
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Here Are 11 Cool Ideas For Reusing Glass Jars. I do most of these, but only until canning season starts.
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60 Adorable Real Vintage Wedding Photos From The ’60s. Back when weddings were simple and dresses were stiff and scratchy.
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In case you forgot, tattoos are permanent. Here are 37 people who will one day regret that.
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Coca Cola aired an ad celebrating America’s melting pot by having people sing “America the Beautiful” in several languages. Somehow, a few people were offended by this.
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In “The Land of the Permanent Wave,” author Bud Shrake tells us what it was like to wear long hair in east Texas in the 1960s. And even worse, his wife had long hair, too.
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What not to do in a morgue. A teenager in his first job learns from his mistakes, after a rather embarrassing incident.

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The History of Monopoly
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Elizabeth Magie and the History of the Board Game Monopoly. What it became was a far cry from her original intention.

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How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps. Several Alpine herds are all descended from one farmer's crazy idea.

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South Georgia Island Is Officially Free of Its Bird-Killing Rodents. The invasive species wrecked the balance of nature for 250 years.

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Listen to These Auditory Illusions When You’re Bored With Laurel and Yanny. Learn about five ways your brain affects what you hear.

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Everybody Once Thought Stegosauruses Could Actually Fly. Early fossil finds led one paleontologist into wild speculation about the dinosaur.

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The Truth About the First Academy Awards and the Dog Rin Tin Tin. He was a good boy, but not an Oscar winner.

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Las Vegas is everything right—and wrong—with sports right now. Stadiums built with tax money rarely benefit the taxpayers.

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15 Life Hacks to Make Doing the Dishes a Breeze. Make them a habit to save yourself time and trouble.

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Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer
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Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer. Starring Rami Malik as Freddie Mercury, the film covers the rise of Queen from 1970 to 1985.

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These Photos Show How Much Public Transportation Has Changed In America. Imagine traveling on a turnpike in a horse and buggy.

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The Jaguar Is Made for the Age of Humans. An encounter in the wilderness of Peru’s Candamo Valley highlights the uniqueness of the Western Hemisphere's biggest cat. 

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The Truth Behind Jeff Goldblum’s Iconic Jurassic Park Shirtless Scene Finally Emerges. It wasn't in the original script.

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A New Study Brings Us Closer to Understanding if Jupiter's Moon Europa Could Host Alien Life. Data from the Galileo mission two decades ago indicates water on the surface.

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How to Make Perfect Fried Rice. Although it is "perfect," commenters suggest variations for different tastes anyway.

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I Love Department Stores. They make shopping a unique and pleasant experience.

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12 Habits That Are Costing You Money. Changing the little things can add up over time.

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