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Jessanne Collins the mag

The Missing Links: The Journey to Tomorrow

Colin Patrick

"The Simpsons" Intro as Pixel Art

Chris Higgins

Watch for the dozens of references in this video. (Including Mr. Sparkle!)

10 Odd Things You Can Buy From Monks

Rebecca OConnell

Everyone knows you can buy cheese, fruitcake, and really good beer from monks, but those aren’t the only businesses that these holy men dabble in.

Owney the Well-Traveled Maildog

Hannah Keyser the mag

How a globe-trotting dog defied canine-mailman relations

Name the Super Bowl MVP(s) By the First Letter of Their Last Name

10 Odd Jobs From the World War II Military Classification Guide

Adam D’Arpino

How Accurate Are Punxsutawney Phil's Forecasts?

Nick Greene

1,000 Vintage Disneyland Items Are Going Up For Auction

Rebecca OConnell

A Chronological Compendium of Watches From Pop Chart Lab

Hannah Keyser

5 Questions: Super Bowl XLIX

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Women's Ideal Body Types Throughout History

Alvin Ward

The vast array of female models portrayed shows how standards of beauty have changed with time.

Minecraft + "Game of Thrones" = WesterosCraft

Chris Higgins

Winter is coming...to Minecraft.

Weekend Links: Rallying for Dwarf Planets

Roma Panganiban

Explaining the Magic Yellow First-Down Line

Ethan Trex

If you attend a Super Bowl party on Sunday, you’ll probably hear at least one casual football viewer ask, “How do they get that yellow first-down line on the field?” While “magic” is a fine answer in