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Goodbye, TV: 5 Things Your Tablet Is Poised to Replace

You can read, watch and do close to anything on this one handy gadget -- and pretty soon, it could… >>

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The Winters Of Our Content: Remembering Jonathan Winters At His Funniest

A first-person recollection of the improv master's hilarious drama-class instruction, and clips… >>

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The Most Shocking Break-Ups of the Last Five Years

This month marks the 43rd anniversary of the 1970 break-up of the Beatles. Here, eight recent… >>

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“I’m Not Dead!” 10 Celebrities We Mourned Prematurely

No: Cher's not dead. Yes: Hashtags are confusing. >>

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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… >>