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Oscar Winners and Dresses

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Check out the most striking evening gowns worn at the Oscars last night. Oh, yeah, and here’s who won.
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Ellen Degeneres is drawing raves for emceeing the Academy Awards. No one expected the show to be as entertaining as it was.
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The Worf of Starfleet trailer is The Wolf of Wall Street parody we needed. Everyone’s favorite Klingon should star in his own movie.
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When there’s 130 inches of snow piling up on the mountain, it’s best to bring it down before it falls on someone. Watch how the professionals start a controlled avalanche.
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20 Things You Didn’t Know About Dr. Seuss. And you can never know too much about the man who taught you to read.
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12 Hilariously Revealing U.S. Maps You Won’t Find in a Textbook. From the shortest sex to the weird former city names, how does your state stand out?
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When you have to haul something, you use the vehicle you’ve got. In these 38 pictures, that’s obviously an inappropriate vehicle for the job.
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10 Things Really Smart People Are Scared Of. If you tend to obsess on things you can’t control, read this list with caution.
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The worrying rise of the anti-vaccination movement. As a consequence, we are seeing a resurgence of measles, whooping cough,and other preventable diseases.

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The 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
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All The Good Dogs At the 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade. It's where New Yorkers take their dogs every year to show off their Halloween costumes!

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What Happened at Nikola Tesla's Secret Experimental Station? He worked on some really big ideas in Colorado Springs.

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George Lucas owes the look and feel of Star Wars to one key collaborator. Ralph McQuarrie also had a hand in many of your other favorite science fiction tales.

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The Meanings Behind 19 Classic Sailor Tattoos. Those who travel the world in ships have souvenirs inked in their skin to show where they've been, what they have done, and their hopes for survival.

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The Minister Who Invented Camping in America. William Murray was the catalyst of many factors that led Americans to embrace the great outdoors in the 1860s.

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Ten Years of None Pizza with Left Beef. Steve Molaro gave us an icon of our modern automated world.

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7 Great Ways to Save Money During Halloween. Enjoying the holiday shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.

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A Brief History of Real Life Werewolves. Meet people diagnosed with clinical lycanthropy or lycomania.

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Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
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Dogs Have Pet Facial Expressions to Use on Humans, Study Finds. They learn what we like, and use it to communicate with us.

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Harvesting Cork in Rural Spain. It takes 25 years from planting to the first harvest, then nine years until the next one.

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The Year of the Witch. Hartford, Connecticut, spent 1662 and 1663 in a frenzy to identify witches among the townspeople.

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Burger King Reveals the Uncomfortable Truth About Bullying in a Remarkable In-Store Stunt. The premise is goofy, but the last minute will get you right in the feels.

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What Does the Hamburger Helper’s Skeleton Look Like? Each possibility is more ridiculous than the last.

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A Catfishing With a Happy Ending. The man she met online was an impostor, but then she met the guy he had stolen a profile picture from.

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5 Weird Pieces of Vintage Parenting Advice. Aren't you glad we have all the answers now?

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The Haunted Hospital. Waverly Hills Sanatorium has been a TB hospital, a nursing home, a failed religious monument, and now a paranormal investigation site.

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