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13 Songs for the Perfect Summer Playlist

Go beyond the Beach Boys with our round-up of upbeat songs—plus learn the surprising music trivia… >>

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8 Eye-Popping Art Park Sculptures

Want to see something cool? Take a trip to these awe-inspiring oases of art, on display in parks… >>

Weird News Round-Up: Bieber Loses Monkey, Guinea Pig Consumption Rises
Weird News Round-Up: Bieber Loses Monkey, Guinea Pig Consumption Rises

There were notable losses this week—film critic Roger Ebert, artist Carmine Infantino, and… >>

Looking Back: Ebert's First Review in Reader's Digest
Looking Back: Ebert’s First Review in Reader’s Digest

Movie lovers worldwide today mourn the passing of Roger Ebert, the famed film critic who pioneered… >>

50,000 Shades of Grey: The Wonder of Bookless Libraries
50,000 Shades of Grey: The Wonder of Bookless Libraries

What if you could fit a library’s entire collection in the palm of your hand? That’s the idea… >>

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12 Untranslatable Words We Love

These wonderful words from all over the world have no direct English translation or equivalent, but… >>

Baseball Trivia: 9 Moments That Changed the Game Forever
Baseball Trivia: 9 Moments That Changed the Game Forever

As the new baseball season gets underway, a look back at the deals, rule changes, and cultural… >>

Who Said It Best: 'Game of Thrones' or 'Girls'?
Who Said It Best: ‘Game of Thrones’ or ‘Girls’?

You don’t need to be a Targaryen or a twenty-something to get great insight from these hit shows… >>

13 Celebrities You Didn't Know Had FBI Files
13 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Had FBI Files

The G-men kept tabs on Steve Jobs, Whitney Houston, George Steinbrenner, John Denver, and many… >>

7 Ways the Sequester Is Really Going to Hurt Kids
7 Ways the Sequester Is Really Going to Hurt Kids

There's nothing abstract about $85 billion in federal budget cuts. Here's how extreme… >>