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Ultraviolet reveals the truth of sun-damaged skin, and it’s not a pretty picture. Seriously, wear sunscreen.

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Oregon is more than just Portland: it boasts 185 state parks in total, all of which appear in this music video about falling in love, both in Oregon and with Oregon.

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Instead of pitching a fit, one little girl took the high road and wrote her parents a strongly worded letter about their bad "additudes" instead.

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Someone has created a hand-crafted, meticulously detailed, playable Jumanji board: what could possibly go wrong?

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With the recent passing of Hollywood starlet Lauren Bacall, every famous face of Madonna's hit song "Vogue" has now died.

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Long before Peter Jackson's blockbuster adaptation turned the sweeping landscapes of New Zealand into a cinematic Middle Earth, Soviet Russia put its own unlicensed, made-for-TV spin on The Hobbit using a combination of live actors, puppets, and ballerinas. Clocking in around the one-hour mark, "The Fairytale Journey of Mr. Bilbo Baggins, the Hobbit" takes more than a few liberties with its source material.

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Pit bulls have long been maligned as vicious killers, but photographer and dog lover Sophie Gamand aims to correct that misperception by showing potential owners how sweet the breed can really be.

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It's not doodling; it's "brainstorming."

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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The Man Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York
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The German Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York. Hitman Joe Watts parlayed his insider knowledge into both money and respect.

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Why Boaty McBoatface is the Meme that Just Won’t Die. The good news is that it may mean the end of naming polls.

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The False Cheer of Office Parties Can’t Cure the Loneliness Epidemic. In other words, don't rely on your workplace for long-lasting friendships.

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Inside Connecticut’s Secret Museum of Retro-Future Oddities. The Space Age Museum has aliens, robots, rockets, and spaceships that you'll only see online, as the museum is not open to the public.

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What To Do If Your Parachute Fails. Told in a hurry because you Googled this when it happened to you.

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American Employers' Mindless Obsession with College Degrees. Requiring one is a shortcut for eliminating job candidates more than a necessary career qualification.

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11 Beloved Movies That Were Box Office Flops. Many of them were way ahead of their time.

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