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Steve Viksten Dead: 'Hey Arnold!' Voice Actor Dies At 54

“Hey Arnold!” writer and voice actor Steve Viksten died Monday at the age of 54.<p>Viksten voiced the character Oskar Kokoshka, a mooch with an ambiguous Eastern European accent, on the iconic Nickelodeon TV show. There’s no word yet as to the cause of his death.<p><i>(Story continues below)</i><p>In addition to …

Eli Wallach of 'Magnificent Seven,' 'Good, Bad and Ugly' dies

Eli Wallach, whose long acting career included performances in "The Magnificent Seven," "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," "The Godfather Part III" and "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps," has died. He was 98.<p>Wallach died Tuesday night. A family member confirmed his death to CNN.<p>Wallach was long one …

North Korea declares Seth Rogen and James Franco movie an act of war

Continuing an escalation that future history students will someday find in their textbooks, right alongside the assassination of Archduke Franz …

Consumers most confident in more than six years

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Consumers are the most confident they’ve been since early in the recession, with brighter views this month of current and …

Ringo Starr Reports Paul McCartney Is 'Getting Ready to Rock'

<b>UPDATE: McCartney himself confirmed Ringo's optimistic diagnosis in a brief video. "Feeling great. Rockin' and rollin," said McCartney before playing</b> …

Music

Be Happy, Do This: Hand-Written Tips From Malcolm Gladwell, Roman Mars, And More

Design student Graham McMullin is asking one person a day to document what makes him or her happy, then testing those suggestions himself.<p>How do you exercise your inalienable right to pursue happiness? Graham McMullin, a student at School of Visual Arts in New York City, decided to take an …

Ribbons in the Sky

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …