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31 Temperance Movement Jokes for Teetotallers to Zing Drunkards

Nick Greene

In 1867, John William Kirton wanted to show that you didn't have to drink to be saucy, fun, or extemporaneous.

The 10 Most Important Maps in U.S. History

Michael Blanding

Without these pieces of paper, the United States we know would never have existed—or else, it would look radically different today.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Grave Sightings: John Dillinger

Stacy Conradt

Brain Game: Buttering Up

Sandy Wood

10 Future Stars Who Appeared on Arrested Development

Rudie Obias

While Arrested Development helped launch (or re-launch) the careers of Michael Cera, Jason Bateman, and Will Arnett, those stars weren't alone.

Friday Happy Hour: What Did You Love When You Were Six?

Jason English

On Fridays, we ask a series of unrelated questions. Your answers help get us through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...

10 Crazy Creations of “Plant Wizard” Luther Burbank

Joy Lanzendorfer

Even if you haven't heard of Luther Burbank, you've probably tasted his work.

What’s the Difference Between In- and Un-?

Arika Okrent

The two prefixes are not equivalent.

Watch this Video, Feed Cats in Shelters

Erin McCarthy

For every view of "Cat Summer" through September 1, Friskies will donate one meal of its Grillers dry cat food to shelters across the country.

Recipes from History: Launch Beans

Matt Soniak

17 Horrifying Vintage Pictures of Disneyland Characters

Rebecca O'Connell

Yikes.

The Happiness Benchmark for Each State

Hannah Keyser

The annual salary you need to make before more money won't make you any happier.

17 Historical Reactions to Air Conditioning

Erin McCarthy

Here’s what people thought of “colderizing,” "air chilling," “mechanical weather,” and being “cooled by refrigeration” in its early days.

Renovation is Taken to a Whole New Level on HGTV’s 'Flipping the Block'

Four skilled duos move into identical, grungy condos and battle it out room by room to transform their homes into showplaces.

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