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A Sustainable Passover Seder

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5 Ways to Make Your Passover Seder More Sustainable. Going green can add a new tradition to your celebration.  
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If Jimmy Fallon replaces Leno at The Tonight Show, who will replace Jimmy Fallon? Keep up with all the late night rumors so far.
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Is This the Most Expensive Vacation of All Time? A British travel agency will send you to 1,000 luxurious places around the world over two years for a mere $1.5 million.  
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The new web series Literarily Drunk features Shanna Carrick discussing books after quite a few cocktails. The first episode combines tequila and To Kill a Mockingbird, and also Bo Diddley and Boo Radley. 
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10 Of The Greatest Photoshop Battles Of All Time. Culled from redditors who went crazy with a crazy image.
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What's going on with the Bolshoi Theater Ballet? An acid attack on a rival, ballerinas hired out as arm candy, and backstage shenanigans make the beloved troupe look worse than any soap opera.  
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Pope Francis is the first Jesuit to become pontiff in the Catholic church's history. Here's the history of the order that may now influence the entire world.
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The Best Breakup Lines in Film. Who said it better, Bogie or Rhett Butler?
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How it feels to be crushed by a literary agent. Not good, as Mara Altman describes in NSFW text.
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Breaking Matzah. The symbolism of hiding a portion of the afikomen is explained. 

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Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
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6 Ways Game of Thrones has Changed the Real World. Even those who don't watch it know the characters as cultural metaphors.

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The Only Thing Worse than Watching an Offensively Bad Comedy is Watching One You Supposedly Wrote. A.J. Via got a movie deal and lost all control of the finished product.

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To Fight Smallpox in the Spanish Colonies, King Charles IV Sent a Ship on a Vaccination Mission in 1803. The expedition included 22 orphans carrying the fresh vaccine in their bodies to keep it safe enough to last the voyage around the world.

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For Centuries, People Celebrated a Little Boy’s First Pair of Trousers. Once he was toilet-trained and could dress himself, he could become a real boy.

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What A Doctor Calls A Condition Can Affect How We Decide To Treat It. A familiar term carries a lot of baggage, while a new term will encourage patients to just follow doctor's orders.

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Ben Stiller's Never-Ending Midlife Crisis. His new movie Brad's Status is the fourth that explores that theme.

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Sir Arthur and the Fairies. After a thorough but flawed investigation, the Sherlock Holmes author believed the Cottingley Fairies were real.

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Great Stephen King Stories
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16 Great Stephen King Stories to Read This Fall. In case you want to scare yourself silly alone in the dark.

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Cowabunga! Strange Cow Stories. Bossy has gotten herself into some weird places.

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How Two Lesbians Fought the Nazis With a Typewriter. Lucy Schwob and Suzanne Malherbe kept up a propaganda war from their home in the Channel Islands.

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Can You Survive on Potatoes Alone? Maybe, but there are drawbacks to potatoes as a life-sustaining food.

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Why Back-to-School Season Feels Like the New Year—Even for Adults. The majority of people spend more than half their lives tied to the school calendar.

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A Visual History of Lunchboxes. Come for the nostalgia, stay for the trivia.

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An Austrian Ossuary Holds Hundreds of Elaborately Hand-Painted Skulls. The custom is a combination of memento mori and identification.

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A Brief History of United States Currency. Until the Civil War, money was printed privately by banks.

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