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8-Bit Shawshank

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Get busy playing or get busy dying. Cinefix presents the classic The Shawshank Redemption in an old school 8-bit format

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These 360-degree videos from the SNL 40th anniversary special allows you to drag the screen around and see the studio, crew, audience sketches, and monologues.

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Intriguing Headline of the Day: This Crazy Land Art Deflects Noise From Amsterdam Airport

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Well that’s chilling. As our glaciers melt, the bodies of long lost people are emerging.

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Science explains at last why Swiss cheese has holes.

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If you’re a big fan of weird vintage medical objects (and, really, who isn’t?) then you should buy these things right away.

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Lose yourself in this fantastic video of a woman signing to Eminem’s motivational classic.

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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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The Healthiest Countries in the World
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Italy, Iceland, and Switzerland Are the Healthiest Countries in the World. Each has something the rest of us should be copying.

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The History of American Spy Agencies. There are more of them than you thought.

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Open-World Games are Broken, and Nintendo Spent 2017 Trying to Fix Them. The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild and Super Mario Odyssey are great improvements.

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Love’s Road Home. Sam and Ashley's path to happiness had plenty of obstacles, and luckily, a little help.

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5 Famous News Stories You Didn't Know Had Insane Epilogues. No, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is not included.

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Why The Most Incompetent People Think They're The Best. David Dunning explains the Dunning-Kruger effect.

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Spain on the Edge. Sheer cliffs don't stop the Spanish from erecting beautiful buildings.

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The Kyshtym Disaster: The Largest Nuclear Disaster You've Never Heard Of. The highly-populated Soviet town that did not exist became the most contaminated place on earth.

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