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'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere Recap: Shall We Begin?

Here’s what happened at the start of the penultimate season of the biggest show on TV<p><i>(WARNING: This post is 100-percent spoilers.)</i><p>Here we are. After …

TV Series

The Myth of the Kindly General Lee

The legend of the Confederate leader’s heroism and decency is based in the fiction of a person who never existed.<p>The strangest part about the continued personality cult of Robert E. Lee is how few of the qualities his admirers profess to see in him he actually possessed.<p>Memorial Day has the …

12 TED Talks That Will Make You Sound Smarter

This playlist of TED talks explores theories and insights about language, words, and linguistics.<p>So many TED talks, so little time. It's impossible to watch them all.<p>If you need help figuring out which ones to watch, you're in luck. TED has curated playlists so you can dig into a particular topic. …

Linguistics

Modest Mouse Release Adorable "Coyotes" Video

On March 3, Modest Mouse will release <i>Strangers to Ourselves</i>, their first new album since 2007. We've already heard "Lampshades on Fire". Today, they're sharing the music video for "Coyotes". Watch it below via Interstate-8.<p>As Interstate-8 points out, the video was inspired by an actual coyote that …

Cute

Cats And Kittens Share Purr-fect New Year Resolutions: Taylor Swift Proud To Be ‘Cat Lady’ [Video]

If contemplating New Year’s Resolutions makes you bummed, some creative cat owners have the purr-fect anecdote. They’ve concocted meow-worthy …

The Spirit of the 1914 Christmas Truce

A World War I interlude among British and German troops shows how even bitter foes can work out rituals of cooperation<p>On Christmas morning we stuck up a board with ‘A Merry Christmas’ on it. The enemy had stuck up a similar one…. Two of our men then threw their equipment off and jumped on the …

World History

Epic 360-degree selfie will give you wanderlust

By attaching a GoPro camera to a long stick, extreme adventurer Alex Chacón documented himself in an astonishing 360-degree video selfie that spans more than 36 countries. In it, he features himself around an impressive list of exotic sites, including the Taj Mahal and the Maya Pyramids of Chichen …

Shakira to Leave ‘The Voice’: Her 6 Greatest TV Moments

Shakira just announced that she will not return to “The Voice” after Season 6 wraps up next week. Too bad. While I sometimes questioned her decisions …