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Pod City: 16 Podcasts to Help You Make Sense of the 2016 Elections

Whitney Matheson

Whether you’re hungry for in-depth analysis or just want to hear about the most buzzworthy stories, there’s a podcast to suit your needs.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

The oddest news items of the past week.

The Names of These Planets Will Be Decided by the Internet

Michele Debczak

Vote for your favorite!

The True Purpose of Microsoft Solitaire, Minesweeper, and FreeCell

James Hunt

Sure, you loved those old games—but did you know Microsoft was really tricking you into learning how to use their system?

Supreme Court Chief Justice William Taft—The President Who Also Sat on the Bench

Erika Berlin

William Howard Taft left a much cooler trivia factoid than that bathtub story.

Elvis Presley Artifacts Sold at Graceland Auction

Caitlin Schneider

From handwritten notes to diamond rings to a jacket worn in the film 'Viva Las Vegas,' the items are part of royal rock and roll history.

10 Bo-Time Facts about Bojangles’ Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits

Elisabeth Garber-Paul

This southeastern chain serves up Cajun spice from scratch.

Hi-Diddily-Ho! There's A Ned Flanders Metal Band

Rebecca OConnell

Okilly Dokilly is a Ned Flanders-themed band from Phoenix, Arizona.

Married Women In Ancient Egypt Were Protected By Prenups

Hannah Keyser

The Scary, Real Life Inspiration for 'Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH'

Stacy Conradt

How Did Pilots Navigate in the Dark Before GPS?

Esther Zuckerman the mag

Let's just say it involved a lot of lights and arrows.

9 Facts About Climbing Mount Meru—And Making a Documentary Out of It

Erin McCarthy

Morning Cup of Links: The History of Movie Effects

Miss Cellania

It's Friday! Enjoy some great links!

Artist Creates Tiny Detailed Paintings Inside Eggshells

Rebecca OConnell

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