Vampires in the Movies

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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How Raiders of the Lost Ark Continues to Influence Pop Culture
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How Raiders of the Lost Ark Continues to Influence Pop Culture. When creating heroic tales, filmmakers still ask, "What would Indiana Jones do?"

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The Unexplained Dancing Plague and Other Epidemics of Yore. The power of suggestion is still the most logical explanation.

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Reanimation! Science Stories About Frankenstein. This seven-part video series features conversations with scientists on Mary Shelley's book and the issues it addresses.

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George Lucas's Plan for Star Wars 7 through 9, Starring Mid-Chlorians. No matter how much you dislike any of the new Star Wars films, you can tell yourself it could have been so much worse.

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The Recipes of Cleopatra. Her elixirs were well-regarded in the fields of cosmetics, gynecology, and alchemy.

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The Iroquois Theater Disaster. More than 600 people died in the stampede and conflagration, which led to new safety standards.

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The Secret to Loving Your Life. The first step is giving up on the notion that you are in control.

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10 TV Characters Who Were Inspired By Real People. Not all of them were happy about it.

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17 Pieces Of Advice For New Dads
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17 Pieces Of Advice For New Dads That Are Actually Really Helpful. You can never spend too much time bonding with your child.

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Raccoon and the Light. The cute animated story of a raccoon that found a flashlight shows what forest creatures do in the dark.

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Behind the Scenes at the National Zoo’s Kitchen. Catering to the needs and preferences of 1800 animals is no picnic.

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The Stanford Prison Experiment was Massively Influential, But Fraudulent. Shocking experiments become classics, while their irregularities and the failure to replicate their results are barely noticed.

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4 True Crime Stories Starring Famous Historical Figures. Featuring Abraham Lincoln, Arthur Conan Doyle, Queen Elizabeth, and Colonel Sanders.

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Bark In The Park Event Goes Sideways. What could possibly go wrong when you combine good dogs and flying baseballs?

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What Do Women Want? Pockets! There's no good reason we can't stash a phone as easily as men do.

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Why Father's Day Was 58 Years in the Making. It wasn't an official holiday until 1972!

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