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8 Oh-So-Oprah Quotes That Will Help You Seize the Day

Wish you had a little Oprah Winfrey in your pocket who would give you advice when you needed it… >>

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17 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Barbie

Barbie's immodest beginnings, her presidential ambitions, her impossible proportions, and more. >>



36 Favorite Facts You’ve Always Believed That Are Actually False

Napolean wasn't short? Bananas don't grow on trees? Here, the world's most contagious myths and… >>

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10 Quotes on Trust That Will Make You Stop and Think

A past president, a sonnet master, and the creator of Peter Pan all have opinions about the power… >>

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56 Weird and Wonderful Facts about ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Since its release in 1939, the 'Wizard of Oz' is thought to be the most viewed film ever—and… >>

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5 Bizarre Crime Scene Professions You Haven’t Heard Of Before

From botany to optometry, there's a lot more ways to catch a criminal than you think. >>



40+ of the Most Trusted Brands In America

We asked more than 4,500 Americans to vote for the products they trust across 40 categories. Here… >>



Bob Schieffer: Don’t Forget About the Good Cops

Day in and day out, the great majority of officers do their job the right way, says the longtime… >>

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Optical Illusion Photos: Stunning Pictures That Aren’t At All What They Seem

These fascinating images are more intriguing than they look at first glance. Look twice to try to… >>

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“She Stole My Life!”: A Cautionary True Tale About Identity Theft Everyone Must Read

Most methods of identity theft are either low tech or high tech—but what if your thief is adept… >>

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So, Why Can’t You Tickle Yourself?

Simply put: you can't tickle yourself because your brain is even more amazing than you thought. >>

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If Your Car’s Gas Mileage Is Way Worse Than Advertised, Should You Sue the Car Company? (And Could You Win?)

Heather Peters paid Honda $30,486 for a car that didn't meet its fuel efficiency claims. Do they… >>

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Read Like an NBA All-Star: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Tells Us His 10 Favorite Books

You know him as the NBA's all-time leading scorer, but Abdul-Jabbar, now a bestselling author and… >>

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9 Wise Quotes From Will Rogers That Are Absolutely Worth Memorizing

On August 15, 1935, the great humorist and truth sayer Will Rogers died in an airplane crash at the… >>

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Genius: 4 Ways to Predict the Weather Without an App

Forget what the weatherman says: Use these common-sense tricks to quickly predict the weather with… >>

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These Perfect Photos of Maine’s Puffins Will Give You Hope About Nature

Animal lovers will cheer for this only-in-America, good-news story about how one man brought… >>

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4 Classically Popular Toys … That Were Never Meant to Be Toys

You'll never believe what the inventors of toys like Play-Doh and Silly Putty were really trying to… >>

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4 Iconic Images and the Fascinating Real People Behind Them

Meet the real woman who inspired the Gerber baby, the real soldier in the POW/MIA flag and more of… >>



10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’

Fascinating facts about Francis Scott Key, the writing of what would become America's national… >>