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The Greatest Relationship in Pop Culture History

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The greatest relationship in pop culture history: Gomez and Morticia Addams. Has any sitcom mom and pop ever been this demonstrative before or since?
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Smithsonian researchers discovered an adorable new mammal species called the olinguito. Which is kind of strange, since one has lived in the National Zoo for a year now.
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Watch a ridiculously high blob launch that may break a world record. It helps when you jump off a cliff to get it going.
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The Day Bob Dylan Introduces the Beatles to Marijuana. They were not early adopters, but they caught on quickly.
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What Did The Critics Say About Breaking Bad Before It Premiered Five Years Ago? Yeah, the show got better as it went along, but critics terribly underestimated the value of breaking the rules.
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The Art of Making a Truly Incredible Bar Mitzvah Video. The party lasts one night, but YouTube stardom is …possibly a long time.
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The Truth About Angels in the Bible. Their job is neither to grant your wishes nor tend to your well-being.
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How long is it okay to live with your parents after college? The answer depends on whether you are the parent or the college graduate.
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Recluses: Private, Exploited, or Self-Destructive? Sometimes we never know the real story, even after it's over.

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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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