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14 Actors, Authors, Athletes, and Artists (and One Scientist) Who Died Broke

History is full of riches-to-rags stories about fallen stars and tragic historical figures who died dead broke – or close to it. Some were starving artists, some made terrible decisions, and some were unjustly persecuted. But everyone on this list made huge, lasting contributions to our culture and still somehow croaked dirt poor. As you’ll see, …

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The Cutest Animals That Fit Right on Your Finger

The Cutest Animals That Fit Right on Your Finger

You know how sometimes it’s the little things in life that can make it so great? Well here you’ll discover just how literal a statement that can be as you cross the cuteness threshold via these adorable tiny animal pictures. If you’ve always had a sneaking suspicion that bigger may not always be better, you’ve …

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7 Places That Might Just Be Gateways to Hell

Are there really gates to hell right here on our little planet? Many religions detail an afterlife that serves as a punishment for misdeeds committed here on Earth. There is a common link between different cultures and belief systems – live a virtuous life, or earn a vacation in eternal torment. While various faiths paint …

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Denzel Washington And Milla Jovovich

Onscreen Couples That Could Be Father And Daughter

A funny thing happens in Hollywood: as male actors get older, their female co-stars stay the same age. Sounds a lot like that famous line spoken by Wooderson (Matthew McConaughey) in Dazed and Confused, “That’s what I love about these high school girls, man. I get older, they stay the same age.” It may sound disturbing, …

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The Real Couple That Inspired 'Beauty And The Beast' Is Far More Tragic Than Anything Disney Would Make

The Real Couple That Inspired ‘Beauty And The Beast’ Is Far More Tragic Than Anything Disney Would Make

It’s a tale as old as time – or, at least as old as the 1500s. But the real couple that inspired Beauty and the Beast lived a tragic life. The real life Beauty and the Beast were Catherine and Petrus Gonsalvus, and they were treated like freaks of nature by Europe’s kings and queens.  Just like P.T. Barnum …

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12 Monkeys

The Best Movies with Twist Endings

Remember how you felt the first time you realized the true identity of Keyser Soze? Or the disbelief regarding the ending of Memento? This is a list of the best twist endings in cinema history. You know, the kind of conclusions that make your jaw-drop, your heart stop, and your head hurt. This collection features all …

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20 Myths You Were Taught About Dinosaurs

20 Myths You Were Taught About Dinosaurs

We love dinosaurs. As kids, we learned facts about them in science class, marveled at their skeletons in museums, and played out epic dino battles with our plastic toys. But how much of what we were taught about them is actually true? You might be shocked to know that a majority of what we learned …

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The Most Obnoxious Celebrity Wills

The Most Obnoxious Celebrity Wills

  Celebrities are known to have some pretty eccentric demands; just check out these crazy on-set must-haves if you don’t believe it! So it makes sense that stars have some questionable requests in death, too. There are some seriously strange celebrity wills out there. The weirdest things in celebrity wills? Crazy cremation requests, creepy memorial guidelines, and an unhealthy amount …

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