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The Computers Will Be Taking Over

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The Machines Are Taking Over

Try reading this article about the coming singularity and not to be terrified.

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Pie in the Sky Sci-Fi

Maybe if the machines do take over they can figure out how to invent these gadgets. Are there any left out of this list that you’d  love to have?

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A Stylish Entrance

These gorgeous doors must always make an arrival feel special.

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The Little Movies That Could

Rolling Stone presents their list of the 30 best American indie films.

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Birds and Baseball Don’t Mix

Back in 2001, major league pitcher Randy Johnson was involved in one of the most unbelievable bits of bad timing when he tossed a fastball that hit and killed a bird swooping down low over the baseball diamond at the exact wrong time. It was the kind of freak thing you’d think could never happen again. Well, it did just happen again to a minor league pitcher.

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This Will Take You Back

DJ Jazzy Jeff remixing the Super Mario Bros. theme will make you feel like it’s the '90s again.

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The Random Funny: Comics and Coke

Joel McHale mocks Jerry Seinfeld by putting together his own series, entitled Comedians In Cars Getting Cocaine.

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Why Hospitals Started Displaying Babies Through Windows
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Why Hospitals Started Displaying Newborn Babies Through Windows. And why we don't want the custom to die out.

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When London Bridge Moved … to Arizona? The entire stone bridge was dismantled, shipped, and rebuilt in the American desert.

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The Tom and Jerry Story. Almost 80 years later, we still enjoy the cat-and-mouse game.

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11 Geographic Markers That Are Totally Inaccurate. It could be a mistake, a matter of convenience, or the shifting earth.

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5 Sequels That Introduce Huge Plot Holes To The Originals. You'd think that someone somewhere would be in charge of making film franchises internally consistent from one movie to the next.

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Zero-G Blood and the Many Horrors of Space Surgery. We'll have to be ready for it if we're going to Mars.

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Meet the Man Who Has Lived Alone on This Island for 28 Years. In 1989, Mauro Morandi's catamaran drifted onto Budelli Island in the Mediterranean Sea, and he never left.

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14 Huge Facts About Elephant Seals. They stand out even among weird marine animals.

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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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