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If the Earth Stopped Spinning

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Have you ever wondered what would happen if the earth just suddenly stopped spinning? Wonder no more.

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A forthcoming documentary called Live From New York goes inside Saturday Night Live. Check out the first trailer for the film here.

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But if it’s TV trailers you want instead, there are new ones for True Detective and Orange Is the New Black.

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Elon Musk was recently on Neil deGrasse Tyson's podcast, where he described what he believes is the major issue with flying cars.

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No matter your opinion on marriage, you should check out what Darwin wrote when he made a list of the pros and cons of matrimony.

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Oh, the feels. Watch an elephant get reunited with its mother after three years apart.

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If you’ve ever had an upstairs neighbor you’ll appreciate this video that examines the question “What are they doing up there?”

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“Who knows where thoughts come from? They just appear.”

“Stop calling me Warren.”
“It’s Rex Manning Day!”

A Brooklyn record store transformed itself into Empire Records to mark the 20th anniversary of that cult comedy.

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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots?
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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots? Data from the MESSENGER probe proves the tiny planet is more interesting than we ever knew.

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How Antonio Banderas Conquered His Fear of Playing Picasso. The role of his hometown hero was intimidating before now.

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What Kind of Town Elects a Cat as its Mayor? The kind of town Talkeetna, Alaska, is.

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Where the Amish Go on Vacation. A neighborhood in Sarasota, Florida, is the place for an annual respite from normal work.

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8 Serious Hollywood Scenes That Looked Hilarious Before CGI. Don't let a look behind the scenes ruin your suspension of disbelief.

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A Cat Walks Into a Deli ... And the clerk helps him select a choice cut of meat.

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How Charles Dickens Imagined a Westworld-like Robot Theme Park Back In 1838. The Mudfog Association proposed using automatons to provide immersive entertainment.

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The Jewish Psychic Who Tricked Hitler. Erik Jan Hanussen was a master at manipulating gullible people, up to a point.

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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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