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Kaija Straumanis

Stuff Being Thrown at My Head

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Kaija Straumanis

‘Stuff Being Thrown at My Head’ Is Exactly What It Sounds Like. Kaija Straumanis’ self-portraits are testimony to the suffering of artists.
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What’s scarier than Jurassic Park? The new version with the raptors replaced by giant meowing cats!
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A Very Important And Scientific Ranking Of Jerry’s Girlfriends On Seinfeld. There sure are a lot of them!
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The 10 Worst Pieces of Advice From Susan Patton's Marry Smart. Going to college for an MRS. degree is not a surefire recipe for happiness.
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The 10 Most Striking Images of Earth From Space. From a distance, our planet is a work of art.
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Come along as we debunk a few internet hoaxes. And never believe what you see until you check it out.
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Does Lupita Nyong’o’s Hollywood Fairytale Have a Happily Ever After? The actress has no loves lined up after winning an Oscar, so how about Star Wars VII?
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Don't worry: World War III will almost certainly never happen. Didn’t we hear that line in the movie Dr. Strangelove?

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
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6 Ways Game of Thrones has Changed the Real World. Even those who don't watch it know the characters as cultural metaphors.

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The Only Thing Worse than Watching an Offensively Bad Comedy is Watching One You Supposedly Wrote. A.J. Via got a movie deal and lost all control of the finished product.

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To Fight Smallpox in the Spanish Colonies, King Charles IV Sent a Ship on a Vaccination Mission in 1803. The expedition included 22 orphans carrying the fresh vaccine in their bodies to keep it safe enough to last the voyage around the world.

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For Centuries, People Celebrated a Little Boy’s First Pair of Trousers. Once he was toilet-trained and could dress himself, he could become a real boy.

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What A Doctor Calls A Condition Can Affect How We Decide To Treat It. A familiar term carries a lot of baggage, while a new term will encourage patients to just follow doctor's orders.

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Ben Stiller's Never-Ending Midlife Crisis. His new movie Brad's Status is the fourth that explores that theme.

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Sir Arthur and the Fairies. After a thorough but flawed investigation, the Sherlock Holmes author believed the Cottingley Fairies were real.

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