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Expensive Game of Thrones Weddings

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Here’s the estimated cost of every wedding on Game Of Thrones. You can’t afford most of them, and you can’t even read about them if you’re avoiding spoilers.
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If one of a married couple gets sex reassignment surgery, should that invalidate the marriage? In allowing one such couple to remain married, the Italian high court may have opened the door to same sex marriage in Italy.
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A lawsuit claims Michael Jackson didn’t sing on one of his posthumous albums. Or, more accurately, that three of the songs were recorded by an impersonator.
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NBC news anchor Brian Williams gets the edit treatment again. This time, he’s performing “Baby Got Back,” one word at a time.
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The Most Influential Garages in History. Far from being humble car storage, these are mostly known as small workshops where big things happen.
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10 of the Biggest Lies in History. Deceptions, forgeries, scams, and perjury that fooled some of the people for some short time.
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What do you do when a tranquilized bear wanders into the ocean? Wildlife biologist Adam Warwick risked his life to get the 400-pound bear back to safety.
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27 Things You Won’t Regret When You’re Older. And they’ll make you happy both now and later.
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Here’s why the question of gun control in the United States is way more complicated than either side likes to think. We are already different from other countries, and there’s no starting over.

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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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