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Presidents on Film

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The Best and Worst Fictional Presidents From TV and Film. More exciting, more heroic, and certainly sexier than the real ones.
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The 11 Weirdest Moments In Robocop History You May Have Forgotten About. Trying to cash in by making the franchise family-friendly led to total 1980s surrealism.
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The one thing we can do to improve the sport of curling is to use cats instead of stones. Guaranteed instant TV ratings blowout.
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12 Reasons to Keep a Journal. Number 13: because you’ll forget a lot of this stuff when you get old.
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25 Famous Tea Drinkers on Nature’s Best Beverage. You may as well brew a cup before you read this, because you’ll certainly want one before you’re done.
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Why Do Kitties Do The Weird Things They Do? Honestly, do they need a better reason than to give us something to laugh at?
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Military Scientists Developing Pizza That Stays Fresh for Up to Three Years. I bet you can’t wait to taste that now, can you?
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No one can resist the lure of bubble wrap! You can’t stop until every bubble is popped -even if you’re a raccoon.
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The samurai secret to always being at your best. It’s the trick that allows the mind to be in control of all else.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe
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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe. Encountering something that overwhelms your previous experience can be terrifying or enlightening.

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Dominoes and Fire. See a chain reaction of dominoes—powered by candles, hot air, and burning sparklers.

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Alan Hale Jr. "The Skipper." Meet the man behind the Gilligan's Island character.

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The 9 Most Nightmarish Movies About Nuclear Attacks. None of them are as scary as growing up during the Cold War arms race.

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5 Tips from NASA for Photographing the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. The secret is preparing ahead of time.

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The Bloody San Antonio Origins of Chili Con Carne. One of the possible origin stories goes back as far as an uprising in 1813.

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The United States of Movies. The most iconic film set in each state, plotted on a colorful map.

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7 Spacecraft NASA Has Landed on Mars. Some future civilization may discover it and call it a robot planet.

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