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Things Have Changed

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I Am Programmed To Tell You That You Stink

You thought robots were all supposed to be subservient butlers? These robots all make fun of you.

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Pay the Teller

The silent half of the famous illusionist duo Penn & Teller just won a landmark lawsuit against another performer for stealing his magic trick.

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Another Trick

Who owns and stocks this old vending machine?

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From Your Childhood

Here are 10 obscure Muppet TV specials and a preview of the new 3D computer animated Peanuts film.

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‘Toon TV

Seth Meyers recently used his new show to put on live stage adaptations of New Yorker cartoons.

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Why Sports Matter

You should really read this amazing biography of Michigan State player Adreian Payne. He’s overcome an incredible amount in his life and has had an unbelievable impact on one very ill eight-year old little girl.

Also: On the opposite end of the spectrum, sports are also notable because they caused the President of a major university to do this.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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