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The Walking Dead’s Carol

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An interview with Melissa McBride of The Walking Dead. She talks about Carol and what’s to come in season seven  
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The Best and Worst Films of the 2016 New York Film Festival. Jot down what looks interesting, so you can find them at a theater near you.   
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This Gorgeous Fan Video Puts Studio Ghibli Icons In The Real World. The fan mashup includes characters from My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away, Porco Rosso, Howl’s Moving Castle, and Kiki’s Delivery Service.
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Mountaintop Removal Never Ended: Coal River Mountaineers Fight On. Coal companies are still ruining the environment without hiring miners.
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How Gap Years Work. It’s great for those who can afford an adventure, but for most, a year of single shifts and paychecks makes it hard to go back to school.
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Could the Solution to Antibiotic Resistance be More Antibiotics? Combinations of the ones we have seem to do well against superbugs.
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Why you should think twice before using a debit card. A credit card is usually a better option.
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Who Was Dr. Frankenstein? There were many men who could have influenced Mary Shelley’s character.  

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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups
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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups. Nature photographers fitted a meerkat with a camera to get a look inside.

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America’s Secret Ice Base Won’t Stay Frozen Forever. When the glacier hiding it is gone, environmental hazards will be exposed.

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All 11 Versions of the U.S.S. Enterprise, Ranked. With each described in excruciating detail.

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How Tennessee Became the Final Battleground in the Fight for Suffrage. The process was much dirtier than we ever learned in school.

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A Remix in Tribute to Han Solo. He had a lot of great lines over four films, so Eclectic Method gave them rhythm and rhyme.

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Ishmael Beah tells what it was like to go from child soldier in Sierra Leone to high school student in New York. His classmates couldn't figure out why he was so good at paintball.

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A Brief History of Credit Cards. They aren't as old as you might have thought.

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10 Allegedly Cursed Objects. Just keep telling yourself that all the bad things that happened around them could be coincidence.

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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber
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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber. When news outlets couldn't get to Montana in time, J-school volunteers went into action.

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Kottabos, the Ancient Greek Drinking Game. The skill involved was flinging wine from one's own cup at a target.

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An Acid Trip with Groucho Marx. Yeah, he did LSD. At age 77.

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How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam War Movie. It's not only because those songs take you to that specific era.

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Owen KC Stephens tells a wonderful story about the time an elderly British couple wanted to learn how to play a Star Wars role-playing game. They didn't know what a role-playing game was, but they knew what they were doing.

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These Freaky Fish Can Turn Their Eyes Into Flashlights. The triplefin is tiny, but controls its own super power.

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Unauthorized Dwelling at Yale. Student Allan Kornfeld couldn't afford the dorm charges, so he lived in a campus ventilation shaft for his senior year.

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The Resistance Group That Battled Hitler With Words. The students who worked under the name White Rose paid dearly for their efforts.

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