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What You Don’t Know About The Kidnapping of Frank Sinatra Jr.
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What You Don’t Know About The Kidnapping of Frank Sinatra Jr.

Ol’ Blue Eyes would be celebrating his centennial this year

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Melanie Griffith Was Mauled By A Lion and 9 Other Facts From The Making of ‘Roar’
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Melanie Griffith Was Mauled By A Lion and 9 Other Facts From The Making of ‘Roar’

Awhile back I came across a photo of Melanie Griffith

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Healing Your Pet One Slow Jam At A Time
Music Science

Healing Your Pet One Slow Jam At A Time

“In a world of peace and love, music would be

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Cat Island Is a Real Place and I Want To Go!
Geography Lifestyle Travel

Cat Island Is a Real Place and I Want To Go!

The island of Tashirojima lies in the Pacific Ocean off

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7 Fiendish Medical Treatments That Mostly Just Made Things Worse
History Science

7 Fiendish Medical Treatments That Mostly Just Made Things Worse

As with most people, I long to visit the past

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5 Psychological Studies From The Grandfather Sigmund Freud
History Science

5 Psychological Studies From The Grandfather Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud is a household name in the realm of

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The Maddeningly Strange Life Of The Man Who Killed John Wilkes Booth
History

The Maddeningly Strange Life Of The Man Who Killed John Wilkes Booth

If you read my article chronicling the life of Major

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“The Real Public Enemy Number One!” Debunking Marijuana Myths
Lifestyle Science

“The Real Public Enemy Number One!” Debunking Marijuana Myths

In 1936, Reefer Madness swept America into a mass hysteria

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What You Should Know – Facts About Albinism and Albino People
Science

What You Should Know – Facts About Albinism and Albino People

Albinism: A congenital disorder characterized by complete or partial absence

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15 TV Shows Turning 30 In 2015
Pop Culture TV

15 TV Shows Turning 30 In 2015

It seems that in 2015 there are more television shows

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7 Tragic Stories That Will Make You Think Twice About Joining The Circus
History

7 Tragic Stories That Will Make You Think Twice About Joining The Circus

As a child, I never had the urge to run

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War of the Currents: Thomas Edison vs. George Westinghouse
History Science

War of the Currents: Thomas Edison vs. George Westinghouse

When you’re in grade school and high school, you’re given

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The Walking Dead Special: Who Is Andrew Lincoln?
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The Walking Dead Special: Who Is Andrew Lincoln?

Andrew Lincoln has wormed his way into America’s heart as

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The Stammeringly Tragic Life of Major Henry Rathbone
History

The Stammeringly Tragic Life of Major Henry Rathbone

Major Henry Rathbone, just Major Rathbone to the History buffs,

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6 Kitchen Utensils You May Not Know Exist
Food

6 Kitchen Utensils You May Not Know Exist

Are you tired of eating your meals with the same

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14 Of The Most 80s Songs Turning 30 This Year
Music Pop Culture

14 Of The Most 80s Songs Turning 30 This Year

A good way to test how comfortable you are with

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5 Things About Mysterious Author Harper Lee
Books Pop Culture

5 Things About Mysterious Author Harper Lee

Harper Lee is releasing her second novel Go Set a

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5 Pieces of Real Lost Treasure
History

5 Pieces of Real Lost Treasure

Long lost treasure and hunts to find it have been

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9 Songs About Killers By Surprisingly Main Stream Artists
Music Pop Culture

9 Songs About Killers By Surprisingly Main Stream Artists

Music is often listened to for relaxation, at parties, to

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12 Trucker Sayings And What They Mean
Lifestyle

12 Trucker Sayings And What They Mean

If, like me, you have a love for road movies

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6 Monstrous Creations From Fast Food Joints That Just Sound Awful
Food

6 Monstrous Creations From Fast Food Joints That Just Sound Awful

KFC announced their newest food conglomeration today, Double Down Hot

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20 Interesting Facts About Coretta Scott King
History

20 Interesting Facts About Coretta Scott King

They say that behind every great man is a great

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7 Rules Of War
History

7 Rules Of War

I recently went on a war movie binge, well POW

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6 Disney Movies From Film To Broadway
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6 Disney Movies From Film To Broadway

Disney movies and Broadway are just an obvious pairing. The

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7 Weird Facts To Usher You Into Windows 9…I Mean 10
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7 Weird Facts To Usher You Into Windows 9…I Mean 10

I have been using Microsoft since I was ten years