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World Cup Beagle

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Purin the Super-Beagle is ready for World Cup Soccer! He kicks, he tends goal, and he does a pretty good handstand, too.
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RJ Mitte Wishes His TV Dad Walter White A Happy Father’s Day In This Touching Tribute. He has to dig pretty deep to find something nice to say.
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A theater stunt shocks an audience into thinking about the dangers of texting and driving. Maybe you should turn off your phone in the car and in the theater.
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Meet Milkshake, the 1,200-pound cow who thinks she's a dog. It’s actually a clever ruse to avoid becoming sirloin and Birkenstocks.
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Game Of Thrones’ effects guy has been posting gory pics of the show’s prosthetics. They are a year behind, in case you are avoiding spoilers.
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57,000 Vets are Still Waiting for VA Care. A scandal puts the Veteran’s Administration in the news, but so far nothing has changed.
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5 Things You Can Train Your Cat to Do (Really). It will take time and patience, but other people have done them.
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Watch a bolt of lightning strike a moving pickup truck. The people inside survived, but the truck is medium-rare.
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Why Brazil's youth turned against the World Cup. Income inequality and lack of educational opportunities matter more than sports.

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Where Did That Tuna Come From?
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Why You Should Care About Where Your Tuna Comes From. Pollutants are not the same across the globe.

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A Demonstration of How Water Acts in Space. Watch an astronaut blow fruit punch like bubble gum.

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I Wore A Mars Space Suit And It Was Exhausting. Living in an inhospitable atmosphere will be no walk in the park.

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John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia. His new Faithist religion was dictated by angels in the 1880s.

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How to Spot a Fake Viral Video. Begin with the idea that not every recording is true to life.

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The Bloody, Exhilarating Bonnie and Clyde Broke Taboos When it Hit Screens 50 Years Ago. It was historical fiction, yet resonated with the counterculture.

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The Game of Thrones Characters Need to Hang Out More. Battles and special effects are nice, but dialogue is where the show really shines.

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How WWII Saved The Great Gatsby From Obscurity. It took almost 20 years for the book to become a hit.

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A Sports Car is Born
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A Sports Car is Born. The story of that car you wanted as a kid, but thought twice about as an adult.

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The Quiet War Against Ownership. Manufacturers want to maintain control over the products they sell you.

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No One Will Bet Against Science on August 21. Even those who deny climate change will be headed to the solar eclipse totality zone.

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A Brief Tour of European Wedding Cake Traditions. You might want to use one to make your wedding more memorable.

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How the Internet Changed the Meaning of ‘Mamihlapinatapai.’ It perfectly summed up an incident we all know, but now is used to describe online behavior.

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Scientists Discovered a Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet. It might be the densest area of volcanoes in the world.

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The Science of Suffering. Research indicates that trauma can affect your descendants for generations.

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10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicines. While they didn't cure anything, they turned out to be pretty tasty.

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