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Meet the tireless entrepreneur who squatted at AOL


For two months last fall, Eric Simons secretly took up residence inside the Internet giant's Palo Alto, Calif., campus, eating free food, enjoying gym access, and building a startup in the process.

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From rescuer to rescued: Doctor and paramedic save each other's lives 30 years apart


When Dr Michael Shannon saved the life of a premature baby 30 years ago, he would never have thought decades later, the favour would be returned.

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Fox urine spray thwarts tree thefts


What can run a feral, East Campus cat off a liver truck and save a few trees in the process?

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How Skyrim Was Almost Set in Westeros


Excited for Skyrim? The next installment of the immensely popular Elder Scrolls series is set to debut on November, 11th (11/11/11, right?) and promises to suck away the social lives of millions of fantasy-buffs all over the world, inspire countless misadventures, and spawn an equal number of horrifying hilarious glitches to amuse Youtube users until the next game from developer Bethesda Softworks.

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Sex and espionage: A long and sordid history


Call it the flip-side to torture: using seduction to extract valuable information. It’s as old as the Old Testament – literally. Delilah used deception and seduction to find out the secret of Samson’s strength. His hair was never to be cut. So off she went to tell the Philistines – and his precious braids were shaved as he slept.

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JOHN F. KENNEDY: The Swingingest President Ever


J.F.K., a gifted golfer, didn't want to be photographed on the links. He was afraid of inheriting Eisenhower's image, as a man putting his way through is presidency.

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The truth about reusable shopping bags


Los Angeles is the latest American city to ban the use of single-use plastic grocery bags, but experts say their most common replacements—paper and reusable bags—come with environmental and financial costs of their own.

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Johnny Depp: Why I Travel With My Captain Jack Sparrow Costume


We've heard about Johnny Depp visiting children's hospitals dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow, but who knew he actually has the Pirates of the Caribbean costume with him at all times?

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A New Life


Life was so hard in Puritan New England that children who were abducted by Native Americans often refused to come back. Eunice Williams, abducted in 1704 at age 7, refused to leave the Kahnawake Mohawks despite her father’s pleas — he found she had forgotten the English language and adopted Indian clothing and hairstyle.

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David Copperfield tricks robbers


David Copperfield has magically escaped getting robbed. The 49-year-old illusionist was walking with two female assistants to their tour bus after his show Sunday at a performing arts center when four teens pulled up in a black car, a police report said.

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