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Brand X Pictures

Youth Soccer League to Fight Flu By Outlawing High-Fives

Everyone knows you can’t use your hands in soccer, but that’s causing quite a stir in New York City.

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Money
KRCR

California Man Pays Huge $14,000 Tax Bill with Coins

Larry Gasper didn't have two pennies to rub together.

No, he had a few thousand.

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Speed of light
Zoonar

Why Don’t We Have Faster-Than-Light Travel Yet?

Traveling faster than the speed of light is a popular concept in the world of most science fiction, but still very much fiction. So why is it that with all of the technological advancements that actual science has made over the last century is faster-than-light travel nowhere within our reach?

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Death Star
Lucasfilm

‘Star Wars’ News: White House Nixes Death Star Plans

For whatever reason, 'Star Wars' fans petitioned the White House wanting the United States to make a Death Star. That the country our the government has no interest in making one is no surprise. But the Chief of the Science and Space Branch at the White House Office of Management and Budget Paul Shawcross responded to the petition in the nerdiest way possible.

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Mars One
YouTube

Astronauts Wanted for Mission to Mars – No Experience Necessary

If you've ever dreamed of embarking on a journey to space but never quite felt like you had the chops to hang with the NASA elite, now would be a good time to try to locate an Illudium PU-36 Explosive Space Modulator and a solid pair of moon boots: you just might qualify to go to Mars.

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Getty Images
Getty Images

Angry Airplane Passenger Is Duct Taped To Seat

A tip to those flying - don't get upset or you may end up duct taped into your seat.

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subway steakmelt
Subway

Subway ‘Sandwich Artist’ Fired Over Ketchup Dispute Gone Awry

Maybe Subway is stepping up their game a tad. They've made it abundantly clear that they now have avocados and sriracha sauce, and they will NOT be putting ketchup on anybody's sandwich. At all. They don't even have ketchup, and one employee was willing to fight to prove it. They don't call them sandwich artists for nothing.

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Eric Rizely
CBS 2

Teen Arrested After Making Facebook Threats

Eric Rizley of Portage, Indiana was having a bad day. So the 19-year-old got on Facebook and started issuing threats. Unfortunately for him, that was actually a very, very bad idea. Now he faces criminal charges

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Python
YouTube

17-Foot Python Menaces Family Picnic

This enormous Burmese python was killed by Florida park rangers this week after it crashed a family's holiday outing.

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Getty Images

The Strange Plot To Kill Justin Bieber

Yes, you read that correctly. Two former prison inmates had a twisted plot to try and kill the Canadian pop star.

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