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The Afterlife of Movie Sets

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What Happens After "That's a Wrap"?

Some of them live on as tourist attractions and others just sit and rot.

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The Strange Tale of Pervert Dave

When he passed away recently, the interesting moniker in his obituary sparked a lot of curiosity and attention. This guy’s story sounds like something out of a Johnny Cash song.

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We All Need A Hobby

This man’s just happens to be his quest to own every single VHS copy of the film Speed. So far he has over 500 of them.

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Other People Just Spin Pens

See? We all need a hobby.

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Everything Must Go

Check out these eerie photos of abandoned shopping malls.

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Insane People: The Rattlesnake Roundup

Check out pictures from the annual event where insane people purposely go looking for snakes. The guy with the guitar is quite literally living my nightmare.

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Drip… (Skip Ahead 13 years)... Drip

The world’s longest science experiment recently had some very rare results.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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