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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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What If Earth Rotated in the Other Direction?
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Reversing Earth’s Spin Moves Deserts, Reshapes Ocean Currents. Everything would be different if our planet rotated in the other direction.

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NFL Player Wade Davis Talks Masculinity and Pro Sports. "We must create the conditions for all individuals to feel comfortable taking the risk to be themselves."

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This Old Soviet Airport Car Was Probably The Biggest Sedan In The World. It was equipped for two drivers, one to go forward and the other in reverse.

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The Race to Save the World's Disappearing Languages. In the last 60 years, 230 human languages went extinct.

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The Netflix documentary Mercury 13 tells of the women who passed NASA's astronaut screening in 1961. Only their gender kept them earthbound and out of history books.

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The Desert Architecture School Where Students Build Their Own Sleeping Quarters. The School of Architecture at Taliesin (SOAT) takes experimental living spaces seriously.

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I Gave Birth and I Didn't Even Get a Good Story Out of it. A normal birth is miraculous and transformative, but it's too common for anyone outside the family to listen to.

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10 Ridiculously Precise Units of Measurement. They make sense once you know the stories behind them.

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How a Country Bumpkin Turned Into the King of Hollywood
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How a Country Bumpkin Turned Into the King of Hollywood. The kid from Ohio with big ears and bad teeth eventually became Clark Gable.

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The Kilopower Project Could Power a Mars Colony and Deep Space Missions. It involves small, portable nuclear reactors fueled by uranium.

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The Top 15 Game Of Thrones Episodes to Watch and Rewatch. Fans still have a lot of time to fill before the final season begins.

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Turns Out They Invented That 'How You Think You Look Vs. How You Really Look' Meme Back in 1921. It was the only joke on that page that deserved to survive.

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The Planet That Took Us Beyond the Solar System. Pegasus, the first exoplanet, was discovered 23 years ago.

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It’s Not Your Imagination: Allergy Season Gets Worse Every Year. The changing climate is producing more pollen, and more people are allergic to it.

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Baby Pangolins Always Look Like They’re Waiting To Nervously Ask You To Prom. They're adorable, so you'd have to say yes.

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The Surprising Link Between the Deaths of Three 19th Century Presidents: James K. Polk, William Henry Harrison, and Zachary Taylor may have died from living in the District of Columbia.

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