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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 Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut. In 1966, Robert Lawrence, Jr. was selected for a space program you've never heard of.

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A Hubo Humanoid Robot Carried the Olympic Torch in Daejon, South Korea, on Monday. It showed off a bit by cutting a hole through a wall to pass the torch on.

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The Little Blue Pill: An Oral History of Viagra. A trial of the blood pressure medicine sildenafil had a strange side effect that made it world-famous.

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Banner Ladies: The Human Billboards of Yesteryear. Looking back on a peculiar advertising trend of the 1870s.

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The Surprising History of the Kimono. It went from simple body covering to cultural icon during the Edo period.

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Confessions of a Star Wars Nerd. No matter how much of a fan you consider yourself, there is always someone who will out-geek you.

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Incredible Photographs of a Doomed 1914 Antarctic Expedition. Over two years, they lived on a ship, on ice, and on an island before they could leave.

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25 Unsung Christmas Icons
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25 Unsung Christmas Icons. You know them, from Yukon Cornelius to Cousin Eddie.

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The Christmas Bird Count. The hundred-year-old tradition is yielding useful information about how our world is changing.

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The Billionaire Who Refused to Pay Kidnappers to Save His Grandson's Life. The true story behind the movie All the Money in the World.

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19 Weird Ways Christmas Was Totally Different 100 Years Ago. Only the best traditions stand the test of time.

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Why Your Brain Has Trouble Bailing Out Of a Bad Plan. Dialing it back takes too many steps.

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Christmas Time Means Sneaky Cats Getting Stuck in Trees. And they're not the least bit sorry about it.

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15 High-Flying Facts About Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The story set in the 19th century brought martial arts movies into the 21st century.

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