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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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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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