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Game of Thrones Returns

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The Ethics of Loyalty: Game of ThronesStartlingly Contemporary Moral Compass. The actions of every character make one think about what they might do in such a situation.
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Game of Thrones is a favorite among cosplayers. Here are 21 cosplayers all decked out as proof.
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The “Honest Trailer” for Game of Thrones was written by fans of the female breast (so it may be NSFW). Otherwise, it's pretty funny.
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Here are the baby versions of animals that represent every state of the U.S. I don’t know why Kentucky got a gray squirrel, considering all the lovely Thoroughbred colts we have.
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A new tick-borne disease called Heartland Virus is striking more and more people. It won’t kill you, it just makes you feel like death warmed over.
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A 19th Century Guide To Courtship And Marriage in a series of stereographs. This was state-of-the-art storytelling before moving pictures became all the rage.
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How to flirt, according to science. It takes just a little practice and guidance to master this almost-lost art.
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14 Great Names for Bugs. Entomologists sometimes get a chance to leave a pun in the annals of science for eternity.

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How Volcanoes Work
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How Volcanoes Work. The U.S. has 169 "potentially active" volcanoes, but they're not all alike.

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The Internet is Learning an Important Lesson About Service Dogs. We know you're not supposed to pet them without permission, but what if one approaches you?

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That Time the U.S. Postal Service Tried Delivering Mail By Missile. It saved neither time nor money, but that wasn't the point.

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Why You Should Slack Off to Get Some Work Done. The world's most productive scientists and engineers worked only 10 to 20 hours a week.

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Postcards From the Honeymoon Capital Of The World. For many couples, the Poconos was where the Baby Boom began.

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The Dark Side of ‘Service With a Smile.’ Putting on a happy face when you're not feeling it can lead to mental and physical problems.

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A Horror Story About a Shower Curtain. Or it could be a comedy; either way, it needs to be filmed.

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What's the Difference Between a Broadway and an Off-Broadway Show? It's more than just the street address of the theater.

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The 100 Greatest YouTube Videos of All Time, Ranked
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The 100 Greatest YouTube Videos of All Time, Ranked. Watching them all will keep you too busy to argue about the ranking.

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Why Are There No Mosquitoes at Disney World? A lot of hard work goes into making sure you don't have to think about them.

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Wollemi Pines Are Dinosaur Trees. After flourishing for 100 million years, they had to be rescued from extinction in the 1990s.

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Why the Finns Don't Want to be Happy. Despite the highest quality of life in the world, they aren't going to press their luck.

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The Heyday of Penny Restaurants. The food wasn't free, because that would rob the transaction of its dignity.

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Forget the World Cup, Let’s Play Motor-Ball! Soccer played on motorcycles was exciting, but not at all safe.

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The Ultimate Guide To Buying, Wearing, And Caring For Jeans. They never go out of style, because they come in so many styles.

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10 Star-Studded Facts About the Hollywood Sign. It's been there, off and on, since 1923.

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