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Harry Clarke, 1922
Harry Clarke, 1922

When Fairy Tales Were Beautiful

Harry Clarke, 1922
Harry Clarke, 1922

15 Breathtaking Illustrations Of Fairy Tales From The 1920s. They didn’t have to be simple for children to understand and appreciate them.
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12 interesting facts about Bill Murray’s films you might not know. Together, they paint him as the most casual movie actor on the planet.
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The Walking Disney: Your Favorite Disney Characters As Survivors On The Walking Dead. My money is on Merida as the longest survivor.
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An infant gorilla was born by caesarian section at the San Diego Zoo and was treated for pneumonia. She’s doing better, and finally met her mother for the first time.
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The 25 Best Sports Comedies Ever Made. A list to refer to when you want entertainment without too much heavy thinking.
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This Generic Brand Video Parody Is About Nothing And Everything. It’s new, but you’ve seen it many times before.
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15 Books That Should Definitely Be Made Into Movies. Anyone want to volunteer to make it happen?
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The story of James Brady, the WTC Ironworker Who Jumped Off the Building. He helped to build the tower, and after his jump, he was arrested for burglary.
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How optical illusions trick your brain, according to science. The explanation of the first picture is itself worth the click.

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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups
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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups. Nature photographers fitted a meerkat with a camera to get a look inside.

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America’s Secret Ice Base Won’t Stay Frozen Forever. When the glacier hiding it is gone, environmental hazards will be exposed.

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All 11 Versions of the U.S.S. Enterprise, Ranked. With each described in excruciating detail.

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How Tennessee Became the Final Battleground in the Fight for Suffrage. The process was much dirtier than we ever learned in school.

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A Remix in Tribute to Han Solo. He had a lot of great lines over four films, so Eclectic Method gave them rhythm and rhyme.

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Ishmael Beah tells what it was like to go from child soldier in Sierra Leone to high school student in New York. His classmates couldn't figure out why he was so good at paintball.

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A Brief History of Credit Cards. They aren't as old as you might have thought.

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10 Allegedly Cursed Objects. Just keep telling yourself that all the bad things that happened around them could be coincidence.

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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber
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BOB GALBRAITH, AFP/Getty Images

How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber. When news outlets couldn't get to Montana in time, J-school volunteers went into action.

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Kottabos, the Ancient Greek Drinking Game. The skill involved was flinging wine from one's own cup at a target.

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An Acid Trip with Groucho Marx. Yeah, he did LSD. At age 77.

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How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam War Movie. It's not only because those songs take you to that specific era.

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Owen KC Stephens tells a wonderful story about the time an elderly British couple wanted to learn how to play a Star Wars role-playing game. They didn't know what a role-playing game was, but they knew what they were doing.

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These Freaky Fish Can Turn Their Eyes Into Flashlights. The triplefin is tiny, but controls its own super power.

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Unauthorized Dwelling at Yale. Student Allan Kornfeld couldn't afford the dorm charges, so he lived in a campus ventilation shaft for his senior year.

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The Resistance Group That Battled Hitler With Words. The students who worked under the name White Rose paid dearly for their efforts.

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