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Why C-3PO Has a Red Arm

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Why C-3PO Has One Red Arm. All is revealed in a new Marvel comic book, summarized on the internet.
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Explore Westeros and Essos with this incredible 360-degree Game of Thrones map. “Travel virtually—because it’s a lot safer than actually traveling to Westeros.”
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When nerds fall in love, LEGO is the best way to tell the story. So animator Kevin Ulrich made a stop-motion video to tell how he feels about Celina Frenn.
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A Night at the Opera: the Marx Brothers Masterpiece. The story behind the film, plus a video of that one scene that everyone remembers.  
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1,200 human mattress dominoes set a Guinness World Record. It was a lot of fun, and the mattresses will now go to charities and shelters.
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Shaq's Letter To Kobe Full Of Retirement Advice. From now on, it’s prank calls and reality TV.
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The devastating California drought just entered its 5th year — here's what it looked like at its worst. Those boat ramps are nowhere near the lakes anymore.
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How to Swear Like an Old Prospector. Impress your friends and baffle your adversaries!

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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Oscilloscope Laboratories

Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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10 Holiday Controversies
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10 Holiday Controversies. What were once personal choices are now public arguments about how it should be done.

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How Zarafa, France’s First Giraffe, Became a Cultural Sensation. Artists across the country wanted to draw or paint her.

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The 6 Big Superhero Movies Of 2017, Ranked From Worst To Best. It's hard to disagree with such a short list, but some fans will.

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When They Tried to Collect on a Nonexistent Debt, This Man Fought Back. Andrew Therrien took the harassment personally, and set out to find out who was behind it.

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Competitive creative dog grooming is an activity that makes dogs into an art medium. The documentary short Well Groomed follows two creative dog groomers through the biggest such contest at Groom Expo.

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Ada Blackjack, the Forgotten Sole Survivor of an Odd Arctic Expedition. She didn't know how to shoot or trap, but she had to make it back to her young son.

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The American Savings Crisis, Explained. Even if we could build savings in this economy, it wouldn't be worth the effort.

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12 Heroic U.S. Military Chaplains. They didn't want to kill, but served by their own sacrifice.

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