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Batman's Craziest Covers

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Don’t Judge A Superhero By His Cover

Batman has been around 75 years. So, he was bound to have some really odd and interesting covers. Here are some of the weirdest.

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The Dark Knight’s Dark Side

Through his three-quarters of a century, Batman has always stood for true justice. Except, of course, when he brutally murdered people.

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Books That Are Out of This World

Amazon is planning to open a bookstore on the International Space Station. Totally. This is totally going to happen.

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The Town That Google Vanished

Agloe, New York recently just disappeared from the map altogether. But, did it ever actually exist?

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Geeks Eats

This Darth Vader toaster is really awesome. Is this an April Fools joke? I hope not. If it is, I will have to drown my sorrows in one of these nerdy beers.

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Foods Trucks Are Everywhere

They’re even on luxury boats. Someone is really missing the point here.

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No Feuds in This Family

In this old show clip a final contestant decides to just takes things into her own hands and win all by herself.

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Science Fools

Take a look at some of history's biggest scientific frauds.

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The Creative Routine

Check out this cool graphic that lays out the daily habits of some very iconic creative minds. I like that Freud’s schedule includes taking a walk at “terrific speed.” Maybe it was all the cocaine.

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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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When Movie Trailers Mislead
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7 Times Misleading Movie Trailers Didn't Align with the Film. The trailer's only purpose is to get you into the theater, where you may be surprised.

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Flowers Have Secret Blue Halos That Bumblebees Can See. The effect is produced mechanically instead of chemically.

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Searching for the Identity of San Francisco’s Mysterious Mummified Girl. DNA analysis and a painstaking records search have given her a name and a history.

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Charles Laughton in The Hunchback of Notre Dame. The making of the 1939 film was an extreme experience for its star.

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Learn to Make Alien Facehugger Pudding Cups for Your Halloween Party. They have edible Alien eggs and facehuggers, they fizz, they glow in the dark, and they're delicious!

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From Folk to Acid Rock, How Marty Balin Launched the San Francisco Music Scene. More than just the founder of Jefferson Airplane, he encouraged the opening of clubs and auditoriums, promoted festivals, and welcomed bands from all over.

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The Wikipedia Markov Masher is a generator that will mix two Wikipedia articles together into a paragraph that almost, but not quite, makes sense in an artificial intelligence way. See some really funny examples here.

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11 Scientific Reasons Why Being in Nature is Relaxing. That's a lot of reasons to go outside today.

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