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Groundhog Day Origins

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Where Did Groundhog Day Come From? The holiday has a rich history, all based on the fact that we're tired of winter.  
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The 12 Most Absurd 30 Rock Moments to help you through series withdrawal. If I had known the show was this weird, I might have watched it at least once.
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Check Out These 40 Geeky Valentine’s Day Cards You Must. Just make sure the recipient will understand the reference before you send any of these.
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Are chick-lit novels bad for your self-esteem? A study out of Virginia Tech says it depends on how the protagonist feels about herself.
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10 Musical Artists Whose Personal Lives Overshadowed Their Work. The phrase "lucky to be alive" comes up over and over -at least for those who are still alive.
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Tropical Cyclone Oswald blew through and left the Sunshine Coast of Australia covered in a blanket of sea foam. This whole area looks likes a set from a weird science fiction universe.   
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The 39 Best Things Ever Said About Love. The very best are from Katharine Hepburn and Albert Einstein.  
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8 ridiculous Vladimir Putin publicity stunts. He's no joke to the Russian people under his thumb, but to us these photogenic deeds are hilarious.

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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