Mail-order jet packs, build-your-own phonograph, and 11 more do-it-yourself kits (and their advertisements) that took some healthy stabs at American consumerism over the years.
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Ready for an eye-popping pic? Have a look at these thunderheads looming over the Grand Canyon.
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Long before Harrison Ford donned the fedora, Chevy Chase was supposedly considered for the role of Indiana Jones.
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The White House recently unveiled a new webpage called We The People through which average Americans can start and distribute legislation-minded petitions. Three of the six most popular petition call for the legalization of marijuana.
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Shaun of the Dead's Simon Pegg became fed up with one fan's incessant requests for autographed memorabilia. It's difficult to tell whether or not to take the funny man's handwritten threat seriously or not.
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The world's largest sushi roll weighs about 13 pounds, contains 24 ingredients, and costs approximately $196. The "Generous Roll" has not yet been recognized by Guinness, but you can order it the next time you're in Anjo City, Japan.
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A Physics professor at the University of Sydney films an extended slinky when it's dropped at 300 frames per second.
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From Brad Pitt's award-worthy performance to the absence of sports cliches, here are six things that everyone is talking about when it comes to Moneyball.
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The coup of Guatemala and four other important events in the 1950s that nobody noticed in the 1950s.