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Why Peacocks Are Pimps And 10 Other Feathery Facts
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Why Peacocks Are Pimps And 10 Other Feathery Facts

As one of the most colorful, mesmerizing birds peacocks are

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Walk It Off: Can Hiking Cure Depression?
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Walk It Off: Can Hiking Cure Depression?

“Walk it off.” Seriously. There’s finally scientific evidence to back

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Is That Hair Gel? 11 Things To Know About There’s Something About Mary
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Is That Hair Gel? 11 Things To Know About There’s Something About Mary

There’s Something About Mary was a gross-out comedy sensation in

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17 Things About Fight Club You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

17 Things About Fight Club You May Not Have Known

It’s hard to believe now that Fight Club was a

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Empire of the Ants: 7 Facts About Fire Ants
Geography Science

Empire of the Ants: 7 Facts About Fire Ants

If you live in the Midwest like I do, you

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11 Things To Know About The Infamous Howard The Duck
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11 Things To Know About The Infamous Howard The Duck

Before he appeared, albeit in a new form, in the

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9 Things About So I Married An Axe Murderer You May Not Have Known
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9 Things About So I Married An Axe Murderer You May Not Have Known

The Mike Myers comedy So I Married an Axe Murderer

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12 Things To Know About The One-Two Punch Of Yojimbo And Sanjuro
Movies Pop Culture

12 Things To Know About The One-Two Punch Of Yojimbo And Sanjuro

By the 1960s, Akira Kurosawa was becoming  force in international

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9 Things To Know About Akira Kurosawa’s Ran
Movies Pop Culture

9 Things To Know About Akira Kurosawa’s Ran

It took Akira Kurosawa a long time to get a

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9 Things About Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

9 Things About Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon You May Not Have Known

Akira Kurosawa’s breakout film was his 1950 suspense, Rashomon. Telling

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21 Things To Know About Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man Trilogy
Movies Pop Culture

21 Things To Know About Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man Trilogy

Sam Raimi and Tobey Maguire started off strong with Spider-Man,

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11 Things About Kevin Costner You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

11 Things About Kevin Costner You May Not Have Known

From The Untouchables, to the top of the Oscar mountain,

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6 Reasons Being Left-Handed Will Probably Kill You
Science

6 Reasons Being Left-Handed Will Probably Kill You

If you’re a lefty like me, you understand the perils

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6 Unnerving Facts About The Zone Of Silence
History Science

6 Unnerving Facts About The Zone Of Silence

Mexico’s mysterious, magical zona del silencio–the Zone of Silence, is

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6 Horrifying Insects That Actually Serve a Purpose
Science

6 Horrifying Insects That Actually Serve a Purpose

Oh God! Kill it! Kill it!!! Or don’t. As creepy

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12 Things To Know About The Crow
Movies Pop Culture

12 Things To Know About The Crow

The tragic death of Brandon Lee on the set of

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I Have To Return Some Videotapes: 13 Things About American Psycho You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

I Have To Return Some Videotapes: 13 Things About American Psycho You May Not Have Known

American Psycho was a groundbreaking film, and it shot Christian

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9 Things To Know About Clive Owen
Movies Pop Culture

9 Things To Know About Clive Owen

For whatever reason, Clive Owen’s acting career hasn’t ever hit

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8 Things To Know About Honey, I Shrunk The Kids
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8 Things To Know About Honey, I Shrunk The Kids

Honey, I Shrunk The Kids was the favorite movie for

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11 Things About Woody Harrelson You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

11 Things About Woody Harrelson You May Not Have Known

Everyone likes Woody Harrelson, a charming, talented actor who is

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17 Things To Know About Se7en
Movies Pop Culture

17 Things To Know About Se7en

David Fincher got off to a rough start n Hollywood,

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14 Things To Know About The Great Harrison Ford
Movies Pop Culture

14 Things To Know About The Great Harrison Ford

Young boys aspire to be Han Solo, or maybe Indiana

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9 Things About Tommy Lee Jones You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

9 Things About Tommy Lee Jones You May Not Have Known

From Westerns, to chase films, to Oscar winners, Tommy Lee

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It Was The One-Armed Man! 12 Things About The Fugitive You May Not Have Known
Movies Pop Culture

It Was The One-Armed Man! 12 Things About The Fugitive You May Not Have Known

The Fugitive was one of the biggest hits of 1993,

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9 Things To Know About The World’s Foremost Bowling Comedy, Kingpin
Movies Pop Culture

9 Things To Know About The World’s Foremost Bowling Comedy, Kingpin

While The Big Lebowski may have a little bowling in