It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's...Some Dude?! A night in the lives of real-world super heroes. (via Metafilter)
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Why do people confess to doing things they actually didn't do? An experiments shows that eliciting a false confession is easier than it should be. (via 80 Beats)
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Stephen King's novel about a time-traveling teacher who goes back to the day of the Kennedy assassination won't be in stores until November. But the film rights have already been snapped up, by The Silence of the Lambs filmmaker Jonathan Demme.
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The Adventures of a Cardboard Box. Kids don't need fancy toys, so buy yourself something big and give your kid the box instead.
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Batman Villains Psychoanalyzed By Mental Health Experts. Those labeled criminally insane in the comics would probably only need a little therapy in real life. (via Neatorama)
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Mark Zuckerberg was interviewed in 2005, when his "Facebook" was still a campus thing. That seems like yesterday, but he's come a long way in 6 years.
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If NBC brings back the series The Munsters, who would (or should) play the parts today? MTV has some suggestions.
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Volunteer recruitment at a shelter specializing in helping abused animals raises a few eyebrows. Where do you draw the line between 'making do however you can' and exploiting animals for profit?
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Many people assumed that the Sesame Street characters Bert and Ernie are lovers. Amid the talk of marrying them off, the show's producers take time to clarify the Muppets' sexuality.
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Wacky Sci-Fi “Laws”. They help hold the canon together, even if they don't make much sense.