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Post-It Drawings That Capture the Adult Condition

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These simple Post-It drawings do a pretty good job of capturing adult life.

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North Korea recently sent South Korea a wave of balloons carrying used toilet paper and other kinds of waste products.

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National Geographic has this story about a fossilized daddy longlegs with a “99-million-year-old erection.” How embarrassing for that little eight-legged guy.

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Democracy isn’t always as straightforward as it should be. The latest example is the fact that a coin flip had to be used to determine a winner in one of Iowa’s precincts last night.

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Stephen is Serling as The Late Show goes into the CBS vault to show some never-before-seen Twilight Zone twist endings.

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It now appears that the stripes on a zebra aren’t for camouflage at all—they serve a different purpose.

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A British candy lover recently purchased a Kit Kat bar and got one without any wafers inside. Her reaction seems like a bit of an overreaction.

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10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

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Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

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How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

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New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

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The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

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8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

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Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler. The Commuter is the latest of a long line of films in which the action star ruins transportation for everyone.

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Snow Rollers: Nature’s Winter Treat. Snow can naturally form into wheels, carpet rolls, or big boulders.

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A Former Gang Member Explains How Easy It Is to Join a Gang. It offers a sense of belonging when you don't get that at home.

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Hollywood Movies Renamed for Japanese Audiences. Some are funny, and some are better than the English title.

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Ladykillers: Murder Ballads and the Country Women Who Sang Them. The underappreciated who sang about the unacceptable eventually became hidden treasures.

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13 Quick and Easy Breakfasts to Jumpstart Your Winter Mornings. Something new will make the whole day go easier.

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11 Ways Advertisers Make Food Look Delicious. It's much more difficult than you might think.

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