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Disney Villain Inspirations

The Fascinating Real-Life Inspirations Behind Disney Villains. Led by, but not limited to, the original Maleficent.
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Meet Boots, a rescue kitten who lost her back paws somewhere. She’s learned to walk downstairs in a handstand position!
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The 100 Most Obsessed-Over People on the Web. A better title would be The 100 Most Fussed-over Living People on Wikipedia.
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This is what the birth of a star looks like. The Hubble Space Telescope captured an image of one about 2,500 light years away.
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UK Education Revamp Leaves US Authors On The Shelf. New book guidelines are limited to authors from Britain or Ireland.
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When Houdini Horse wants a snack, it will take more than a little latch to keep her from getting it. You may as well just store all the hay in her personal stall.
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Here’s A Crash Course In All The Film School, Samurai, And Race Car Influences On Star Wars. Your choice: a seven minute overview or a two-hour in-depth study.
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The Queen of the Playboy Centerfolds. Remembering Bunny Yeager, who discovered Bettie Page and had a knack for getting women to take their clothes off.
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5 secrets to making the perfect ice cream sandwich. While you’re at it, make one for me, too.

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Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler
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Jay Maidment/Lionsgate

Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler. The Commuter is the latest of a long line of films in which the action star ruins transportation for everyone.

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Snow Rollers: Nature’s Winter Treat. Snow can naturally form into wheels, carpet rolls, or big boulders.

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A Former Gang Member Explains How Easy It Is to Join a Gang. It offers a sense of belonging when you don't get that at home.

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Hollywood Movies Renamed for Japanese Audiences. Some are funny, and some are better than the English title.

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Ladykillers: Murder Ballads and the Country Women Who Sang Them. The underappreciated who sang about the unacceptable eventually became hidden treasures.

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13 Quick and Easy Breakfasts to Jumpstart Your Winter Mornings. Something new will make the whole day go easier.

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11 Ways Advertisers Make Food Look Delicious. It's much more difficult than you might think.

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How Do You Make a Bruce Lee Fight Scene Even Cooler?
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20th Century Fox

How Do You Make a Bruce Lee Fight Scene Even Cooler? With the addition of lightsabers!

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The Mysterious Origins of the First Scandinavians. The tools they left behind suggested that migration may have come from two directions.

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When Quackery on the Radio Was a Public Health Crisis. From magic bracelets to goat gonad transplants, medical marketers got rich.

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Found: The Real Bullitt Mustang That Steve McQueen Tried (and Failed) to Buy. The '69 sports car had been in private hands since after the movie wrapped.

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When Did People Start Making Bread? A short history of the staple that feeds the world.

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How Women Broke Into the Male-Dominated World of Cartoons and Illustrations. First off, pretend you're a man.

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The Skillet. Susannah Nesmith beautifully chronicles the legacy of her great-great-grandmother's iron cookware.

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12 Cultured Facts About the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Knowing these will enhance your visit, whenever that happens.

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