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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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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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