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Crazy World Cup Fans

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The 45 craziest fans at the World Cup. They’re cool as long as they aren’t sitting right in front of you.
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Domino’s Pizza Develops Its Own Siri So You Never Have to Speak to a Human Again. It probably works cheaper than humans, too.
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The Evolution of the Mental Hospital in Music Videos, From Björk and ‘N Sync to JJ. With plenty of video evidence.
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The Black-Footed Cat is a wild cat that’s smaller than the average house cat. The Philadelphia zoo has three adorable new black-footed cat kittens to show off!
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13 Sentences That Never End Well. Use these qualifiers at your own peril.
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7 Stories Of Everyday Sexism, As Told By Women In Medicine. Having an M.D. after your name doesn’t make you exempt.
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Here Is A Mash-Up Of Animals Dancing To Salt-N-Pepa’s “Push It.” Try not to smile while watching this, and you might hurt yourself.
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Gertrude of Arabia, the Woman Who Invented Iraq. Gertrude Bell was instrumental in building the unnatural nation that could only be held by an iron hand.
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How much does the U.S. lose in corporate taxes due to offshore tax havens? Here’s a breakdown by company.

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Peanuts Aren't Nuts
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Why aren't peanuts classified as nuts? Turns out, they're closer to green beans than you think. Peanuts are biologically legumes.

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What This Company Is Offering Employees Is Raising a Privacy Debate. Would you let your company implant a chip in your hand?

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Your Roomba is Spying on You. The devices have been gathering information about your home, and that data could be more valuable to Roomba maker iRobot Corp than the sales of its vacuum cleaner.

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The Legend of The Fatal Sisters: Voodoo practitioner Marie Laveau put a curse on plantation owner De Coucy, swearing his bloodline would die out, but he ignored it.

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Are Helicopter Parents Ruining Summer Camp? Kids don't mind giving up their cell phones for the week, but it really bothers parents.

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He Thought Butternut Squash was Cheese: Funny observation of the daily struggles of customer service employees and the fact that the customer is not always right.

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Why you should vacation somewhere new, unexpected, and totally out of your comfort zone.

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15 Monumental Facts About the Lincoln Memorial. One tidbit: The project took a long and winding road from idea to finished structure.

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Morning Cup of Links: San Diego Comic Con News
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The Biggest San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Stories. The latest updates from every pop culture universe.

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Freedom Ride: a glimpse into the experiences of one group of the Freedom Riders of 1961.

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"Dude, where's my car?" Parents take to Craigslist for help after ‘doofy’ son loses car at Metallica show.

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Scientific Journals Publish Bogus Paper About Midi-chlorians from Star Wars, a reminder that not all journals use peer review or even proofreaders.

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Puzzlewood, Tolkien’s Inspiration for Middle-earth. The peaceful, green, 14-acre section of Gloucestershire is truly inspirational.

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How to Turn Your Used Electronics Into Cash. Read the comments, too, for the experiences of people who have used these methods.

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The Accent Whisperers of Hollywood. An influx of global acting talent must be taught to passably sound like Americans.

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Are You Bold Enough to Play Motorcycle Soccer? It's one of several sports mash-ups involving motorbikes.

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