Andre Agassi's father represented Iran in boxing in the 1948 and 1952 Olympics.
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I drive a 2000 Hyundai Elantra with its factory original tape deck. It's in "fair" shape -- low miles but a lotta dents.
Doctor Who fans have a lot of creativity and talent, and many times they share it on YouTube.
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We’ve featured cakes based on video games before, but for those who prefer to play their games in the real world against non-virtual friends, here are 11 great tribute desserts.
1. Dungeons &
Despite photographic evidence and eyewitness accounts, these tales of time travel were too good to be true.
Installment #30: August was a bad month for the Ottoman Empire, as the Albanian rebellion reached its climax and ethnic tensions between Bulgarians and Turks exploded, literally, with a terrorist bomb
When I read the headline, "Back To The Future II Hoverboard Test Footage" … well, I think it speaks for itself!
The Archive of American Television is a goldmine.
In honor of today's Olympic marathon, here's a look back at the origin of the race, plus an explanation of the whole ".2"
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If you're new around here, on the 11th day of every month we run at least 11 '11 lists' (like '10 lists' but slightly longer).
This week, the tiny Caribbean nation of Grenada won its first Olympic medal when 19-year-old Kirani James took the gold in the 400-meter dash.
Now that Mitt Romney has named his running mate, it's only a matter of time before we add Paul Ryan's name to one of these VP quizzes:
Remind me in
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