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Meet Scorpius Malfoy

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A Tribute to Scorpius Malfoy, Your New Favorite Harry Potter Character. He is the heart of the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
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Here’s How Ryan Lochte’s Robbery Story Turned Into An International Incident. Oh, what a tangled web we weave.
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Beetlejuice is headed to Broadway. The new musical will be directed by Alex Timbers and open during the 2018-19 season.
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Hawaii Might Just Have The Best Rainbows On The Planet. Cameron Brooks records them from a helicopter.
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10 Offbeat Things Humans Have Launched Into Space. Astronauts are not on the list, but putting them into space is still strange.
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Inside the World's Only Surviving Tattoo Shop For Medieval Pilgrims. You can still get a tat to commemorate your trip to the Holy Land, just like the Crusaders.
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What's the deal with the modern pentathlon? The event combines running, swimming, shooting, fencing, and horseback riding, but why?
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He Took a Polaroid Every Day, Until the Day He Died. The photos Jamie Livingston took tell his story better than any book could have.    

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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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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