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The Rise of Pokemon

Chasing Mew: How the World Became Obsessed with Pokemon. The secret was rumors and myths and marketing.
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16 Terrifying Horror Movies You Can Watch In 20 Minutes Or Less. It’s a mini-marathon of fright.
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Cybathlon 2016: Amazing Images from the World's First Bionic Olympics. Paraplegic compete using state-of-the-art technology to move and communicate.
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The Emily Dickinson Movie Is As Brilliant -And Claustrophobic- As Its Subject. A Quiet Passion will hit theaters just in time for Oscar season.
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Extreme Weather Costs Taxpayers Billions Every Year. We rescue and recover, but should we rebuild?
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My Slave-Owning Ancestors Are Turning in Their Graves. A Confederate war hero has a “proudly multiracial bilingual Chicano” for a descendant.
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I used to have 10 fingers. Then a lovable golden retriever ripped one off.
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9 Gross and Gruesome Goodies for Your Halloween Party. Guests with strong stomachs will be rewarded.

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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

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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
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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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