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The Greatest Comedy Villains, Mmm'kay?

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These are the best comedy villains of the last two decades. Who's missing?

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Time to Find One

Gizmodo presents a brief history of scientists hunting for time travelers.

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Good Help Is Hard to Buy

Americans are being buried in medical debt. This article helps illustrate part of the cause.

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Coming Soon: Tomorrowland

Check out the next upcoming film named after a Disney theme park attraction. It actually looks pretty interesting.

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The Daily Funny: Get Out Of My House, Steve

Enjoy Key & Peele’s alternative history of how Urkel took over Family Matters. Contains NSFW language.

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“There’s No Basement At the Alamo!”

The hilarious Jan Hooks passed away yesterday. Here is a list of five of her best SNL sketches, an additional one that I love, and one more look at her awesome cameo as Pee-wee’s tour guide.

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Answer: 11 Things No One Tells You About Competing On Jeopardy!

What is it like to be on Jeopardy?

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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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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