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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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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published
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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published. The erroneous reports gave us some enduring celebrity quotes.
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Looking Like a Flapper Meant a Diet of Celery and Cigarettes. For freedom-loving women of the Roaring Twenties, it was worth it to ditch the corset.

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7 Split-Second Movie Jokes You Totally Missed. Production designers know that only avid fans will ever find them on their own.

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Stories Behind 10 Of The Most Haunted Paintings In The World. You don't want to spend too much time staring at them.

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What Would A Guitar Sound Like If You Played 37 Guitar Pedals All At Once? Samuraiguitarist Steve Onotera decided to find out.

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Eddie Putera Recreates People’s Childhood Memories With Realistic Dioramas. His attention to detail is a real delight.

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The Hidden Dangers of Flexible Work Hours. When you can work any time, you risk ending up working all the time.

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38 Facts About Shakespeare’s 38 Plays. We are still learning about them 402 years after his death.

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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