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Minnesota's MLB Salute to Prince
Minnesota's MLB Salute to Prince

After this weekend's series with the Nationals here in Washington, the Minnesota Twins return home...back to Prince's hometown. For Monday night's game, each player will choose a different...

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Photographer Documents Four Years of His Trash
Photographer Documents Four Years of His Trash

I was thinking about trash today – as hundreds of area residents participate in an Earth Day-related clean-up this morning. Over the past seven years, the volunteers in Rock Creek Park alone...

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We Name Our Cats Like We Name Our Dogs and Kids
We Name Our Cats Like We Name Our Dogs and Kids

Do you know any cats named Oliver and Luna? According to a new survey, they are the most popular names in the USA for male and female cats, respectively. But perhaps the most surprising result...

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Looking into the Eyes of Prince
Looking into the Eyes of Prince

What often struck me most on Prince album covers were his searing eyes. I'd like to think we were getting a small glimpse into the soul of one of music's all-time artists.  Here is a short...

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How-To Guide to International Pillow Fight Day
How-To Guide to International Pillow Fight Day

Yes, it's finally here! Today is International Pillow Fight Day. The big showdown is at 3 pm this afternoon near the Washington Monument along Independence Avenue. Official guidelines...

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Email Errors: What Your Response Says About You
Email Errors: What Your Response Says About You

When you come across a mistake in an email, does it affect your assessment of the writer? And what kind of errors really make you respond with a hearty RME (rolling my eyes)? Your...

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Smell Dating: Using Your Nose to Find the Perfect Match
Smell Dating: Using Your Nose to Find the Perfect Match

  The prospects on the other end of that dating app might be able to fake their photos and bios…but probably not their smell. With Smell Dating , you send in a t-shirt...

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Video Rental Nostalgia?
Video Rental Nostalgia?

  This mini-movie dares you not to get sentimental as you recall those regular visits you once made to video rental stores: walking the aisles and flipping through shelves organized by...

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Dessert for Breakfast (International Edition)
Dessert for Breakfast (International Edition)

American kids aren’t the only ones bugging their parents for sugary, less-than-healthful cereals. Could you go cuckoo for cocoa and other cereal flavors available around the world?...

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8 from the 80s Album Quiz
8 from the 80s Album Quiz

It's a Best of the 80s Weekend: are you ready to be awesome? See if you can identify the iconic 80s albums above...by the pieces of them assembled in a montage. The answers are at the...

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