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Everything we know so far about Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. We’ve got two years to figure out the rest.

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Vampires, Ghosts, and the Dark Shadows Beauty Pageants of the Early 1970s. The Miss American Vampire Contest was a hit, but Miss Ghost America was not.

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The Creepiest Urban Legend in Every State. How does your state's tale stack up against the others?

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