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A Pre-SNL Version of Matt Foley: Motivational Speaker

Jason English

Second City shared an early version of Matt Foley: Motivational Speaker, who Chris Farley made famous on SNL.

11 Times Video Games Led to Lawsuits

Rudie Obias

Lawsuits against video game developers and publishers usually arise from copyright infringement, plagiarism, or, in some cases, wrongful death.

Morning Cup of Links: Alternative Uses for Honey

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Are Humans Still Getting Taller?

Hannah Keyser

You've probably noticed, either from museum exhibits or visits to colonial houses, that humans these days are generally taller than we used to be.

5 Questions: "Hall" Monitors

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9 Controversial Experiments In Rewilding

Joy Lanzendorfer

Rewilding is an effort to bring species back to their native habitats, even if they haven’t lived there for thousands of years. The idea isn’t just to preserve an ecosystem, but to go back in time.

The Time a Giant LEGO Man Washed Up on Dutch Shores

Hannah Keyser

No, it's not some creative new marketing campaign for The LEGO Movie.

The Missing Links: Strange and Spooky Islands

Colin Patrick

The World Wishes Colin Happy Birthday

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What Spitting Cobras are Aiming For

Matt Soniak

Make most cobras angry, and they’ll bite you and inject the bite with a dose of venom.

John Green: "Thoughts on How to Make Things and Why"

Chris Higgins

5 Forgotten Drug Fads

Meera Jagannathan

Let us take you through five of the world’s most bizarre and forgotten drug fads.

What’s the Difference Between a Stalactite and a Stalagmite?

Mark Mancini

Well-meaning geologists ended up confusing plenty of folks when they named stalactites and stalagmites.

Morning Cup of Links: Pet Rescue Stories

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Food Chains

Alex Watt

Ever wonder where your favorite fast food chain first popped up? Look no further.