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15 Delightful Upgrades to Classic Thanksgiving Dishes

GEICO's customer service is delightful, and if you take advantage of these amazing tweaks to holiday standbys, your Thanksgiving dinner will be, too.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

What Companies Are You Shocked Are Still in Business?

Jason English

On Fridays, I ask a series of unrelated questions. Reading your answers helps me get through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...

17 Ancient Abandoned Websites That Still Work

Lucas Reilly

The golden age of dial-up is over, but these Internet fossils will make you feel like it’s 1996 all over again.

8 Paintings Every Art Lover Must See in Person

Posters and prints just don’t do great works of art justice—especially these.

How Do Houses Get Numbered?

Kara Kovalchik

You’d think that if you lived on a small cul-de-sac with only four houses, it would be simple: The house numbers would simply be one, two, three and four. But Government is not about “simple.”

Morning Cup of Links: Dallas + 50 Years

Miss Cellania

5 Things Built in Places You Wouldn't Expect

M Asher Cantrell

Typically, when one needs to have a building constructed, they’ll put it in a spot that makes sense. These people apparently didn't get the memo.

Why Add Bitters to a Cocktail?

Clair McLafferty

Bottles of bitters aren’t just cool bar decorations anymore.

Benoît Mandelbrot, Father of Fractals

Chris Higgins

The Missing Links: Alex Trebek Is Losing It

Colin Patrick

8 Famous Movies and the Lawsuits That Plagued Them

Rudie Obias

They might make you see your favorite movies in a different light.

Modern Problems: "I found a dead bug in my water, and the restaurant manager wasn't very helpful."

AJ Jacobs

DEAR A.J., I went to my local diner, and they served me a glass of ice water—with a dead mosquito in it. I asked the manager what he planned to do about it.

9 People Who Killed JFK, According to Conspiracy Theorists

Meredith Danko

Among those who don't believe Oswald acted alone, the same names keep popping up. With varying degrees of plausibility, here are 9 people and groups who've been blamed.

Do Fetuses Go to the Bathroom in the Womb?

Matt Soniak

The answer may gross you out.

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