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The Origin of Ice Cream

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An Investigation Into the Delicious Origins of Ice Cream. We’ve been working on perfecting it for over a thousand years.
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12 facts about True Lies to celebrate its 20th anniversary. It’s hard to believe that so much of its origin hinged on Tom Arnold.
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7 Things You Didn't Know About Dickens's London. Every aspect of daily life was difficult to our modern sensibilities.
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Frank is the happiest dog you’ve ever seen. The tail cannot lie.
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If Campaign Ads Told the Truth, They Would Sound Like This. Gil Fulbright will do anything for your vote or a cash contribution.
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These Are America's 8 Most Heroic Dogs. They all deserve a plate full of cheeseburgers.
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I Went To The Preschool From Hell. Adam Ellis tells an illustrated horror story we can all relate to in one way or another.
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The Manic Pixie Dream Girl May Be Dead, But Film’s Shallow Female Characters Live On. Although the term may be short-lived, the trope is not at all new, and will surely live on.
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Our long national love affair with the American bungalow. For many years, it was our best bargain in a single-family home with a porch.

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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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How Volcanoes Work
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How Volcanoes Work. The U.S. has 169 "potentially active" volcanoes, but they're not all alike.

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The Internet is Learning an Important Lesson About Service Dogs. We know you're not supposed to pet them without permission, but what if one approaches you?

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That Time the U.S. Postal Service Tried Delivering Mail By Missile. It saved neither time nor money, but that wasn't the point.

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Why You Should Slack Off to Get Some Work Done. The world's most productive scientists and engineers worked only 10 to 20 hours a week.

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Postcards From the Honeymoon Capital Of The World. For many couples, the Poconos was where the Baby Boom began.

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The Dark Side of ‘Service With a Smile.’ Putting on a happy face when you're not feeling it can lead to mental and physical problems.

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A Horror Story About a Shower Curtain. Or it could be a comedy; either way, it needs to be filmed.

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What's the Difference Between a Broadway and an Off-Broadway Show? It's more than just the street address of the theater.

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