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Llano Del Rio Ghost Town

The Lost Socialist Colony of Llano Del Rio

The desert east of Los Angeles is speckled with ghost towns, but none likely has a more interesting history than LLano Del Rio.
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Sylvain Chomet Simpsons

You Haven’t Watched “The Simpsons” in Years, But You’ll Like Sylvain Chomet’s Couch Gag Anyway

Remember when you used to talk about how you haven’t watched “The Simpsons” in years? That seems like so long ago.
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Ukraine

“Ukraine” or “The Ukraine” — Which Is Correct?

Before you open your mouth, make sure you know the answer to the question: Is it Ukraine or the Ukraine?
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Spike Jonze I'm Here

What Really Happens When Depressed Guys Date Manic Pixie Dream Girls

Just because a trope has been identified doesn't mean it won't ever be used again.
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Prince Hairstyles

Prince’s Afro Is the Alpha and the Omega

The Purple One has sported a lot of looks since 1978, and London artist Gary Card has captured them all.
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Following

Should You Be Judged by Whom You Follow on Twitter?

This is an honest question, and we ask because the American Heritage Foundation and the Cato Institute are following the American Nazi Party.
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Hungary Star Wars

You Thought These Foreign Stars Wars Posters Smelled Bad on the Outside?

Seriously, Hungary. What movies were you watching? You win.
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PhD Illustration

The Illustrated Guide to a Ph.D.

Imagine a circle that contains all of human knowledge.
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Cat Theremin

OK, Fine, Here’s a Story about the Grammys

The 2014 Grammys were awarded last night. Are you happy now?
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Contra Start Screen

Blowing in the Cartridge Worked. Now You Can Watch Three Hours of Nintendo Start Screens.

Are you ready for some up-up-down-down-left-right-left-right-B-A-start action?
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