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Words
38 Wonderful Foreign Words We Could Use in English
List
11 Successful Products Originally Invented for Something Else
History
A Brief History of the Plastic Pink Flamingo
List
6 of the Oldest Trees in the World
List
It's Complicated: 5 Puzzling International Borders
Big Question
Why Do They Call It Trinidad AND Tobago?
List
7 Political Disagreements Settled With Fists and Hair-Pulling
Article
A Brief and Incomplete History of Launching Animals Into Space
List
Test-Tube-to-Table: 11 Up-and-Coming Genetically Engineered Animals
List
11 Obscure Regional Phrases We All Should Start Using
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11 Product Names That Mean Unfortunate Things in Other Languages
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19 Regional Words All Americans Should Adopt Immediately
Article
40 Years Ago, Iran Was Hit by the Deadliest Blizzard in History
List
10 Other Organizations "Without Borders"
List
6 Hugely Successful Products Originally Invented for Something Else
Article
Mitt Romney Doesn't Have George Washington Money
Article
Do Presidential Candidates Always Release Their Tax Returns? (Also: A Photo of Mitt Romney Holding Dino Flintstone)
Article
Happy 20th Birthday, Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan!
Article
The Soviet Union Was Dissolved 20 Years Ago Today
Article
Black and Blue Friday: Violent and Crazy Moments in Holiday Shopping
Article
7 Giant Fences Dividing Good Neighbors
Article
What Happened When Turkmenistan's President for Life Died?
Food
What Defects the FDA Allows in 11 Types of Food
Article
The Best and Worst Political Campaign Songs (But Mostly the Worst)
List
6 Comic Con-troversies
Article
Is Superman a Democrat? On Politics and Superheroes
List
14 More Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent
History
We Are All Americans: The World's Response to 9/11
Article
From NASCAR Drivers to William Faulkner: A Brief History of Snubbing the President
Article
Why Does Muammar Qaddafi Own a Mansion in New Jersey?
Article
Folk Remedies From Around the World
Article
What Does a Poet Laureate Actually Do?
Article
From North Korean Waitresses to American Bridesmaids: The Wide World of Compulsory Plastic Surgery
List
5 Famous Riots and the Art They Inspired
List
5 More Animals That Romped Through New York
List
Companion Animals: 5 Tales of Friendship From the Animal Kingdom
Big Question
Don't "Chai" and "Tea" Both Mean the Same Thing?
List
7 of the World's Craziest Roads
Article
Why Are Gossipy Newspapers Called "Tabloids"?
Article
What It Takes to Be a Nation
List
8 Candidates for the Next New Nation
Article
Coming to America: Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Diana's First Visits
List
7 Different Ways to Say Hello
List
The Quick 10: Itsy-Bitsy, Teeny-Weeny Trivia About Bikinis
Article
4 Million Bananas: Wal-Mart by the Numbers
Article
What's Going on in Yemen?
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