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New Game, Classic Style

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The gorgeous new game Cuphead looks like a 1930s cartoon. Nostalgia + interactivity = winner!
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Mind blowing before and after visual effects. You have to wonder how we ever paid for location shooting and film sets with $2 movie tickets in the past.
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This Stray Cat Broke Into a Zoo and Became Best Friends With a Lynx. This gives a whole new meaning to the term “little buddy.”
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OK Go's Eye-Popping New Video for “The Writing’s on the Wall” is all one continuous shot. But what will surprise you is the optical illusions along the way.
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17 Magnificent Obituaries That Will Put Your Life In Perspective. You have to wonder if yours will be even worth reading.
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Full Contact Skydiving involves MMA fighting during the minute of free fall from 15,000 feet to 4,000 feet after you jump out of a plane. It’s either total insanity or an expensive viral marketing campaign.
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10 Ways Grocery Stores Trick You Into Spending More. When you get home, you won’t even know why you bought the high-priced spread.
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Louis C.K.'s life advice is surprisingly accurate, science shows. When everything’s amazing, how can we be happy?
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7 Fabulously Named Fossils. Proof that paleontologists have a wicked sense of humor.

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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