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Maybe this isn't a newsflash to anyone but me, but, um, the Moai "heads" on Easter Island have bodies.
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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority put out a beautifu
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Over the weekend, beloved American actress Sally Field—known for her assorted roles on television and in the movies—turned 65.
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In 1959, Alan Freed
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