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The 20 Essential Vampire Movies. You may as well watch them all again between now and Halloween.
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Adorable two-year-old twin girls give a taekwondo demonstration. They don't get much kicking in between beaming smiles at their audience.
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11 Commonly Used Made-Up Words That Drive Us Insane. But please stifle the urge to correct others, especially strangers.
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Kayak the hedgehog was a sick baby that couldn't walk when he was taken in by a volunteer with the Hedgehog Welfare Society. Now he's a tiny superhero, with his own cape!
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The best images the 2013 New York Comic Con had to offer. Makes you wonder how so many people have so much free time.
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The Strange And Beautiful World Of Deep YouTube. With nine examples of what you might find if you had plenty of time to look through the millions of videos.
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Norwegian brothers Vegard and Bard Ylvisaker, better known as Ylvis, have suddenly become stars in the US. They want Americans to know they are comedians before they are musicians.
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Tom Snyder interviewed Lorne Michaels and his cast of unknowns about the soon-to-launch Saturday Night in 1975. It's hard to recall a time when no one knew these people, or what to expect from the show.
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Why is Carrie the only horror movie coming out in October? Here are five reasons that boil down to the fact that you weren't going to go to the theater anyway.

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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