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Lemons vs. Limes

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With limes suddenly in short supply, lemons are the obvious substitute—but is it really so easy to tell the difference?

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Anyone looking to propose to their significant other this baseball season might like to know which stadiums will let them pop the question for a bargain price, and which will take a hefty chunk out of their future wedding budget.

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The first Instagram from space is one small snap for man, one giant selfie for mankind. #nofilter

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Not even an earthquake could get the Los Angeles Philharmonic to stop playing.

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Vintage fashion has hit the African continent, where not even the heat of the sun can dampen enthusiasm for tweed caps and three-piece suits.

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In 2012 alone, 146 American babies were legally named "Khaleesi." This is all your fault, George R. R. Martin.

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Dealing another blow to hot sauce connoisseurs across the country, the city of Irwindale, California has declared its local sriracha factory a “public nuisance.”

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After open voting, Hasbro has announced the first new word to be added to Scrabble gameplay in nearly 10 years.

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Peanuts Aren't Nuts
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Why aren't peanuts classified as nuts? Turns out, they're closer to green beans than you think. Peanuts are biologically legumes.

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What This Company Is Offering Employees Is Raising a Privacy Debate. Would you let your company implant a chip in your hand?

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Your Roomba is Spying on You. The devices have been gathering information about your home, and that data could be more valuable to Roomba maker iRobot Corp than the sales of its vacuum cleaner.

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The Legend of The Fatal Sisters: Voodoo practitioner Marie Laveau put a curse on plantation owner De Coucy, swearing his bloodline would die out, but he ignored it.

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Are Helicopter Parents Ruining Summer Camp? Kids don't mind giving up their cell phones for the week, but it really bothers parents.

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He Thought Butternut Squash was Cheese: Funny observation of the daily struggles of customer service employees and the fact that the customer is not always right.

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Why you should vacation somewhere new, unexpected, and totally out of your comfort zone.

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15 Monumental Facts About the Lincoln Memorial. One tidbit: The project took a long and winding road from idea to finished structure.

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Morning Cup of Links: San Diego Comic Con News
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The Biggest San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Stories. The latest updates from every pop culture universe.

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Freedom Ride: a glimpse into the experiences of one group of the Freedom Riders of 1961.

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"Dude, where's my car?" Parents take to Craigslist for help after ‘doofy’ son loses car at Metallica show.

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Scientific Journals Publish Bogus Paper About Midi-chlorians from Star Wars, a reminder that not all journals use peer review or even proofreaders.

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Puzzlewood, Tolkien’s Inspiration for Middle-earth. The peaceful, green, 14-acre section of Gloucestershire is truly inspirational.

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How to Turn Your Used Electronics Into Cash. Read the comments, too, for the experiences of people who have used these methods.

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The Accent Whisperers of Hollywood. An influx of global acting talent must be taught to passably sound like Americans.

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Are You Bold Enough to Play Motorcycle Soccer? It's one of several sports mash-ups involving motorbikes.

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