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25 Things You Didn’t Know About 2001: A Space Odyssey. You already know how totally confusing the movie is.
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After such a harsh winter, you may think your plants are all dead. Here are some tips to salvage your garden.
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Sarah Forbes Bonetta was a West African child who was orphaned by war in 1849. Then her life took a dramatic and fascinating turn.
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The English Language Makes No Sense Whatsoever. It’s a wonder we ever learn how to use it at all.
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Pirates Fan Discovers Popcorn Tub Makes Good Baseball Glove. But he lost that very expensive stadium popcorn in the process.
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Even the news has its bad days. We are thankful for screenshots so these ridiculous nuggets can be preserved for posterity.
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The best non-internet April Fools Day prank has been found. The professor was dying inside for just a couple of minutes.
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What it’s like to be a woman writer on Saturday Night Live. Carol Leifer recounts her experience in a new book.
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Girls on Film: Hollywood should stop pretending it's hard to make a female superhero movie. The truth is, it’s just easier to avoid the subject.

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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
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Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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10 Holiday Controversies
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10 Holiday Controversies. What were once personal choices are now public arguments about how it should be done.

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How Zarafa, France’s First Giraffe, Became a Cultural Sensation. Artists across the country wanted to draw or paint her.

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The 6 Big Superhero Movies Of 2017, Ranked From Worst To Best. It's hard to disagree with such a short list, but some fans will.

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When They Tried to Collect on a Nonexistent Debt, This Man Fought Back. Andrew Therrien took the harassment personally, and set out to find out who was behind it.

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Competitive creative dog grooming is an activity that makes dogs into an art medium. The documentary short Well Groomed follows two creative dog groomers through the biggest such contest at Groom Expo.

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Ada Blackjack, the Forgotten Sole Survivor of an Odd Arctic Expedition. She didn't know how to shoot or trap, but she had to make it back to her young son.

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The American Savings Crisis, Explained. Even if we could build savings in this economy, it wouldn't be worth the effort.

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12 Heroic U.S. Military Chaplains. They didn't want to kill, but served by their own sacrifice.

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