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Bad and Good Halloween Entertainment

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The Horror Anti-Masterpieces: Five Great Bad Horror Movies. If it's too awful to scare anyone, maybe it will work as a comedy.
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10 Great Spooky Vintage Cartoons to Watch This Halloween. If it's too good to be just a comedy, you might get a good scare, too!
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13 Odd And Disturbing Vintage Halloween Postcards. Once upon a time, the holiday was really all about creeping you out.
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The owners of the Texas fertilizer plant that exploded in April (and killed 15) are facing fines for two dozen safety violations. It's a wonder they found evidence of violations, since the building was destroyed and OSHA had not inspected the facility since 1982.
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Sure, some people talk to themselves in the bathroom. But none are as entertaining as a three-year-old in the bathroom scolding himself for eating too much.
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Canadian Author Alice Munro was honored with the Nobel Prize for literature. She retired just this year, but her short stories will be around for you to read.
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Eleven years after she was kidnapped, Elizabeth Smart has written a book about her experience. Read nine significant revelations from My Story.
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Scientists accidentally discover a metal that heals itself. Imagine using this for automobiles, buildings, and bridges that repaired themselves automatically when needed.

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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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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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