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Who wouldn't want to be called "Whaleboat" or "Grandma"?
The story of how department stores taught us about language and prestige.
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These early audition tapes show why these unknown actors became household names.
The square shape of seahorse tails make them stronger and more flexible.
8. When the cast wasn't shooting, they were drinking. A lot.
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