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Aliens in LEGO

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James Cameron’s Aliens Recreated in LEGO. Sigourney Weaver is tough even in a plastic minifig.
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Brad Paisley used an audience member’s GoPro camera to play his guitar. The resulting video might make you a little dizzy.
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Things you might not know about Beverly Hills Cop. It’s been a long time, so if you ever knew this stuff, you’ve probably forgotten by now.
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Why Everyone You Know Is Freaking Out About The Fault in Our Stars. My kids saw the movie last night and said it’s almost as good as the book.
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Did you know you can create movies with the video game Grand Theft Auto 5? These guys recreated the motorcycle chase scene from Terminator 2: Judgment Day.
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Chinese Scientists Question Plan To Bulldoze 700 Mountains In Lanzhou City. They’re not moving mountains for coal or oil, just for more flat land to build cities.
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The Cult of Boba Fett: The Star Wars Bounty Hunter’s Spin-Off. How did a character with four lines in two movies get such a fan base?
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9 delightful recipes from the 1950s you should make with your kids today. Relax, none contain Jello or Spam.

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The 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
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All The Good Dogs At the 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade. It's where New Yorkers take their dogs every year to show off their Halloween costumes!

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What Happened at Nikola Tesla's Secret Experimental Station? He worked on some really big ideas in Colorado Springs.

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George Lucas owes the look and feel of Star Wars to one key collaborator. Ralph McQuarrie also had a hand in many of your other favorite science fiction tales.

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The Meanings Behind 19 Classic Sailor Tattoos. Those who travel the world in ships have souvenirs inked in their skin to show where they've been, what they have done, and their hopes for survival.

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The Minister Who Invented Camping in America. William Murray was the catalyst of many factors that led Americans to embrace the great outdoors in the 1860s.

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Ten Years of None Pizza with Left Beef. Steve Molaro gave us an icon of our modern automated world.

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7 Great Ways to Save Money During Halloween. Enjoying the holiday shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.

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A Brief History of Real Life Werewolves. Meet people diagnosed with clinical lycanthropy or lycomania.

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Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
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Dogs Have Pet Facial Expressions to Use on Humans, Study Finds. They learn what we like, and use it to communicate with us.

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Harvesting Cork in Rural Spain. It takes 25 years from planting to the first harvest, then nine years until the next one.

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The Year of the Witch. Hartford, Connecticut, spent 1662 and 1663 in a frenzy to identify witches among the townspeople.

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Burger King Reveals the Uncomfortable Truth About Bullying in a Remarkable In-Store Stunt. The premise is goofy, but the last minute will get you right in the feels.

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What Does the Hamburger Helper’s Skeleton Look Like? Each possibility is more ridiculous than the last.

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A Catfishing With a Happy Ending. The man she met online was an impostor, but then she met the guy he had stolen a profile picture from.

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5 Weird Pieces of Vintage Parenting Advice. Aren't you glad we have all the answers now?

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The Haunted Hospital. Waverly Hills Sanatorium has been a TB hospital, a nursing home, a failed religious monument, and now a paranormal investigation site.

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