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Morning Cup of Links: Canceled Cult Shows

Max Fleishman
Max Fleishman

An illustrated guide to canceled cult TV shows. Did your favorite make the most wanted list?
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Ridley Scott Talks about The Martian, Prometheus sequels, and his other movies. He’s hyped about the Blade Runner sequel he’s not even directing.
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10 Ways Our Movie-going Experience Will Change. Theaters are trying anything and everything to stay relevant in the age of on-demand streaming media.

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Watch a kitten with only two legs take his first steps in a custom wheelchair. His tragic life has turned completely around in his foster home.  
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This Woman Perfectly Explains Why You Shouldn’t Ask People Why They Don’t Have Kids. The reason might be a big deal that’s none of your business.  
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10 quirky life lessons from a single dad. He obviously once had a traumatic running-out-of-toilet-paper experience.    
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Meet 10 Beautiful Spiders. Relax, it’s only photographs!

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5 Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors
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The Top 10 National Parks You've Probably Never Heard Of. One of them may be closer to you than you thought.

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The Well-Dressed Suffragist. If you're going to protest, you'll need to buy a charming new hat.

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The Presidential Portrait That Was the “Ugliest Thing” LBJ Ever Saw. (The artist did not take that comment kindly.)

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In the game Robot Mind Meld, the object is to come up with the same word as a robot in as few steps as possible. Keep in mind that the robot is not as intuitive as you are.

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The Father Of Artistic Figure Skating. It was all about making a perfect figure 8 on the ice until Jackson Haines came along.

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Amazon's Big Gamble on Grocery Delivery. What impact could a giant competitor have on existing businesses?

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President John Tyler's Grandsons Are Still Alive. Tyler took office in 1841, and eventually had 15 children.

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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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