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That Horrible Star Wars Holiday Special

Chris Higgins

Most Star Wars fans are at least peripherally aware of the Star Wars Holiday special, but almost no one has seen it because it was never released on home video.

Weekend Links: Blue Sky Art

Roma Panganiban

Was There Really an Earl Grey?

Kara Kovalchik

As a matter of fact, there have been several.

Star Wars Bloopers

Chris Higgins

Miscellaneous mishaps and oddities from all six films.

John Oliver's "Last Week Tonight" Rules

Chris Higgins

5 Notable Kentucky Derby Non-Winners

Miss Cellania

Horses like Secretariat, Seattle Slew, and Citation go down in history for winning the Kentucky Derby. You might also be interested in the stories of some horses that didn't win.1.

Weekend Links: One Weird Trick Used to Build the Pyramids

Roma Panganiban

The Greatest Infographic of All Time

Chris Higgins

How to Be Handsome: 11 Really Terrible 19th-Century Beauty Tips

Adrienne Crezo

"If women are to govern, control, manage, influence and retain the adoration of husbands, fathers, brothers, lovers or even cousins, they must look their prettiest at all times."

Don't Copy That Floppy: The Best Bad PSA Ever Is a Rap From '92

Adrienne Crezo

Did I hear you right? Did I hear you saying that you're going to make a copy of a game without paying?

4 Playing Card FAQs Answered

the mag

Use these facts at your next card game, and no one will be able to keep a poker face.

Why Does Carbonation Make Drinks Taste Good?

Clair McLafferty

25 Things You Probably Didn't Know About George Washington

Arthur Holland Michel

Facts about our first president.

17 Essential Talking Points on the Kentucky Derby

Ethan Trex

In advance of Saturday's Kentucky Derby, here's our three-minute guide to the most exciting two minutes in sports.

The Missing Links: The Story of Sushi

Colin Patrick