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How many of these obscure movie facts do you know?

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There’s a certain breed of movie fan who sees two hours of cinema as much more than just a distraction that happens to come with popcorn. …

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13 funny money lessons from classic horror franchises

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We’ve investigated hundreds of movies, TV shows and video games for cases where insurance would have helped our heroes protect against survival situations. Unfortunately, most of …

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Is this Gen X’s favorite film maker?

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Wes Anderson might just be one of the most well-known and creative directors of all time. From a creative standpoint, there is absolutely no one quite …

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Every Harry Potter movie, ranked

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Fall is upon us. For some, that means pumpkin spice lattes, hot apple cider and decorative gourds. For others, though, it means binge-watching every movie in the Harry Potter series, …

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Here are your favorite Netflix shows recreated with LEGOs

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Watched a lot of Netflix Originals lately? Made a lot of LEGO? You’re not alone. All this extra time at home has driven everyone to obsess over …

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From Kondo to Queer Eye: Must-watch makeover shows on Netflix

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If you’re like most people, you spent a lot of 2020 and 2021 (so far) at home. So you were able to get a lot done …

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Harry Potter fans should check out these books

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The Harry Potter series was credited with getting a lot of reluctant readers to enjoy books, and the importance of that cannot be overstated. However, now that …

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Bands that reunited (and it feels so good!)

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In early September, fans of the Swedish pop group ABBA were treated to an announcement that they never thought would come. A full 40 years after …

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These solar system facts may blow your mind

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The origin of the solar system has been debated by scientists, theologians, and other grand high muckity-mucks since time immemorial. While there’s no pinpointing an exact …

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Do you remember these classic TV commercials?

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For the most part, television commercials are not watched so much as endured. People of a certain age will remember the unpleasant sensation of watching some …

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These video games can actually improve your sleep

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5 Best Video Games to Play Before Bed Many of us often use big screens to wind down after looking at medium- and small-sized screens all …

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Movie title translations gone hilariously wrong

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Since time immemorial, a quite vexing situation has persisted for lovers of language. Namely, it’s the fact that translating something from one language to another can …

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Here’s what these famous ’90s kids look like now

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In August, Spencer Elden, who appeared on the cover of Nirvana’s legendary 1991 Nevermind album as a baby, sued the band and associated parties. He alleged that the …

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Even the biggest Rolling Stones fans don’t know these facts

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Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts passed away in August at the age of 80. Earlier in the month, the band had announced that he would sit …

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Seinfeld’s ‘Soup Nazi’ made almost no money for his iconic role

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When you play an iconic character on one of the most popular series in television history, you can be forgiven for assuming that means steady paychecks …

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13 ‘Canceled’ Celebrities Who Came Back

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In the last few years, much has been made of “cancel culture,” an allegedly widespread phenomenon in which a public figure will make a comment or …

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30 facts about Elvis you probably never knew

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Elvis Presley may have died 44 years ago this month, but you would never know it by looking at the data. According to the streaming service …

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This Hank Williams-Van Halen mashup is nothing short of glorious

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Not all heroes wear capes. Some toil in obscurity, slaving away at efforts that will improve life for the rest of us. We never learn their …

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9 ways you can make money watching videos (no, really)

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We all groan when an advertisement interrupts our chosen video content, but what if you were getting paid to watch? Believe it or not, several sites …

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How to throw the ultimate back-to-school bash

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The end of summer comes with a host of emotions for parents and children: excitement, fear, stress and nerves. You worry about back-to-school shopping, new classmates …

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This summer’s best traveling exhibits

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No matter if you’re a fan of contemporary art, comic books or LEGOS, this summer is chock-full of traveling art exhibits that are a can’t-miss. These exhibits …

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Vacations & weddings: Surprising ways people are using personal loans

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Summertime is finally here — and all those bright, blue days can leave us hankering to spend money in a variety of ways. But which of …

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50 great games you don’t need a PS5 to play

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Now that the PS5 is available, players enjoy the console’s high speeds, better processing, and exclusive games. The problem is that the PS5 is very difficult …

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Check out this ‘Modern Family’ star’s gorgeous new mansion

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The host of HGTV’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (and one of our all-time favorite TV uncles), Jesse Tyler Ferguson, will be moving to Encino, in the San Fernando …

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Do you have what it takes to be a Twitch moderator?

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As live streaming grows in popularity, many people are using the site Twitch to monetize their digital life. Many bigger streamers need help while streaming, such as monitoring …

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Want to make money as a chat moderator? This new startup can help

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If you’ve spent any time on the internet, you probably know what a chat room is. These digital spaces allow people to anonymously send messages to …

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Which streaming services are worth the price?

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With the release of NBC’s new streaming service, Peacock, Americans have more streaming options than ever. With such varied content, it can be difficult to decide …

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Are you a fan of ‘The Office?’ You can buy Toby’s home

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If you miss NBC’s long-running sitcom “The Office” and the hilarious misadventures of the show’s quirky characters, know that a piece of the screen version of Scranton, …

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How many of these superstar ’60s bands can you name?

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Ah, the 1960s — it gave us a lot of memorable moments — Woodstock, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, the Civil Rights Movement, and the moon landings to …

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The 50 most followed people on Twitter

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As social media’s popularity increases, more influencers, and celebrities are flexing their follower counts, particularly on Twitter. Popular sites like Social Blade now make it easy …

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12 movies so bad you need to watch them right now

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When it comes to movies, I will watch almost anything that pops up on Netflix. I work in the film industry, I know how much work …

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50 fun games to play with family & friends

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Whether you’re looking to keep your family entertained at home, play games with friends virtually, or planning for your first gathering post-quarantine, why not try a …

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The best streaming devices from Google, Amazon, Roku & Apple

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A streaming stick or set-top box is the easiest way to bring on-demand service like Netflix, Hulu, Disney+ and Amazon Prime Video to a regular ‘dumb’ television, …

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Celebrate Mardi Gras with these historic photos

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This year’s Mardi Gras parades and public celebrations in New Orleans have been canceled or are being celebrated virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As disappointing …

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Quiz: Name these huge ’80s bands

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Ah, the ’80s — the decade that gave us the Rubik’s Cube, the Los Angeles Olympics, E.T., and Sally Ride, the first American woman in space. …

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Weird facts about every US president

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Last month, we inaugurated Joe Biden as our 46th President. While we know quite a bit about modern presidents (and maybe a bit about The Founding …

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30 date night ideas that won’t blow your budget

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You want special date night ideas, but you don’t want to spend a lot of cash. Luckily, you don’t have to spend a lot of money …

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Matt Damon’s zen LA home hits the market at $21 million

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The actor is ready to part ways with his Pacific Palisades digs, a Zen-inspired architectural gem with striking features and Instagram-worthy interiors. Moving to New York …

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11 money lessons you can learn from these famous failures

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The road to success is paved with hard knocks and setbacks. Failure doesn’t define you, but the way you respond to it does. Here is advice …

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Yes, you CAN own a giant sculpture of David Hasselhoff

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If you’ve ever wished you could own a giant sculpture of the most watched man on TV, well, now’s your chance. A life-size replica of international …

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36 at-home date night ideas to beat the winter blues

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Are you searching for stay at home date night ideas for couples? Here are 36 fantastic things you can do as a couple without leaving the …

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The best & worst Hallmark Christmas movies of all time

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You know the plot: A beautiful woman comes home for the holidays to Smalltown, U.S.A. She’s lost her Christmas spirit either because of some personal loss …

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20 reasons why everyone loves Dolly Parton

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Country singer Dolly Parton is an American institution. She had her first No. 1 U.S. country music hit in 1970 with “Joshua,” and she’s never looked …

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25 fantastic holiday gifts for Kardashian fans

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Gifting with the Kardashians The Kardashian–Jenner blended family certainly had its ups and downs in 2020, culminating with the September announcement that the brood would end its …

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18 fantastic holiday gifts for ‘Schitt’s Creek’ fans

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A holiday among the Roses The sleeper hit comedy “Schitt’s Creek” ended its six-season run this year with one heartwarming finale, nine Emmys and, well, a …

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How I started working as a movie extra

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This is easily one of the most creative ways to earn extra money if you have the opportunity. I did this in college and will go over everything …

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21 paranormal podcasts to keep you up all Halloween night long

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By now, if you’re a big fan of spooky season, you’ve likely cycled through all of Netflix’s 90-minute horror films and consumed most of Huluween. But …

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Opinion: I wasn’t a fan, but Eddie Van Halen’s death hits home

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Yesterday I learned that Eddie Van Halen, guitarist for the hard rock group Van Halen, had died of cancer at the age of 65. I am …

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Love streaming services? These credit cards are for you

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If you spend big on streaming services such as Apple Music, NBA League Pass, YouTube Premium and Spotify, you could earn bonus rewards from select credit …

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15 surprisingly savvy celebrity investors

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We all tend to think of the rich and famous as people that were just lucky enough to be born that way. And although that may …