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Wes Craven, Horror Maestro, Dies At 76

Acclaimed horror film maker Wes Craven passed away over the weekend due to a heroic battle against brain cancer. His legacy as a crafter of all of our nightmares is lasting. Take a look at […]

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Secret Origins Of The Japanese Superhero Show That Became Power Rangers

Did you know that the “go go Power Rangers” we know and love were based on a Japanese television program named Zyurangers? Read the colorful Secret Origins Of The Japanese Superhero Show That Became Power […]

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The 10 Times Jon Stewart Outdid Journalism

Acclaimed comedian, satirist, producer, and television host Jon Stewart may have left his gig at Comedy Central’s The Daily Show but he hasn’t left our hearts. See why here with the 10 Times Jon Stewart […]

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The Mystery Of Lewis Carroll

It seems the man responsible for penning the most famous children’s books ever was one of the least known authors ever. Check out The Mystery Of Lewis Carroll to learn what we can about Alice […]

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The Oddest Baseball Injuries Ever

“Take me out to the ball game” turns into something entirely else when one thinks about the bumps, nicks, scrapes, and other injuries involved in America’s all time favorite sport. See the collection of The […]

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Unbound: China’s Last ‘Lotus Feet’ – In Pictures

Chinese, like the rest of the world, have a standard of beauty and status of wealth that women often resort to painstaking lengths to maintain. The practice of foot binding thankfully is a waning custom […]

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You Won’t Believe That These 18 Awesome Things Were Actually Invented By Mistake

Guess what! If you, like myself, were an “oopsie” baby, you aren’t the only “Surprise!” creation on the planet! This list of great accidents is just as wonderful as you (and me) are! See You […]

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U.S. Raid In Syria Uncovers Details On ISIS Leadership And Finances

A May 16, 2015 attack on Syria by US officials revealed pertinent information regarding the ISIS terrorist group. Read the details here with U.S. Raid In Syria Uncovers Details On ISIS Leadership And Finances.

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The Art of Fiction No. 21

It’s doubtful that when acclaimed author Ernest Hemingway sat down for a revealing and enlightening interview many, many years ago people today would be inspired. But they are. Read The Art of Fiction No. 21 […]

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Our Ancestors Were Baby Sitters

Evolutionary biologists just completed an interesting study with conclusions which support the “it takes a village” theory in child rearing. It seems our ancient ancestors all took care of the young – even when there […]

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