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FILE PHOTO: John Lennon and Yoko Ono in New York, NY in 1980. (Photo by Brenda Chase/Newsmakers)
FILE PHOTO: John Lennon and Yoko Ono in New York, NY in 1980. (Photo by Brenda Chase/Newsmakers)
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John Lennon Is On Tour, At Least His Tooth Is, Promoting Mouth Cancer

John Lennon once gave a tooth of his to a house keeper and told her to dispose of it. Then changed his mind and told her to keep it, that it might be worth money someday. What a prediction that was.

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Man Dies While Voting, Gets Revived and Asks, ‘Did I Vote?’

Confusion and long lines may have made it difficult to vote during the presidential election yesterday, but that all pales in comparison to a Michigan man who died while voting, was resuscitated, then made sure his ballot was complete before being taken to the hospital. Talk about a dedicated voter!

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Man Makes His Living Jumping On Mattresses

Jumping on the bed is one of the carefree rites of childhood that you probably stopped doing long before you started paying rent or a mortgage. Reuben Reynoso, an adult, makes his living jumping on mattresses.

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Here’s a ‘Star Trek’-Themed Mattress Commercial, Because Why Not?

"Don't 'Klingon' to that old mattress." And so begins one of the most ridiculous commercials we've seen in a while.

There's got to be so much copyright infringement going on here in this stiff 'Star Trek' spoof, it's almost mind-boggling

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The Science Behind a Zombie Apocalypse

If you're one of the many who are eagerly anticipating a zombie apocalypse, or even just a big fan of 'The Walking Dead,' this video explains how zombies could potentially be created and how accurate most of the fictional zombies are.

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10 Spooky Celebrity Ghost Sightings

It's always sad when a celebrity passes away, but sometimes these strong-willed, vibrant personalities live on long after they have shuffled off this mortal coil. Here are 10 famous folks reportedly still hanging around even though they were "no longer with us."

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Halloween Costumed Girl Shot By Relative Who Mistook Her For a Skunk

It's unclear if a nine-year-old New Sewickley, PA, girl was actually dressed as a skunk Saturday night for a local Halloween party.

But she was wearing a black hat and a white tussle and that was enough for a relative of the unidentified girl to mistake her for the stinky varmint.

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Multiple Cameras Watch as 600-Pound Marlin Wreaks Havoc on Fishing Boat

A group of anglers from Australia have quite a fishing tale  to tell, with the video to back it up.

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Baltimore Marathon. In Flip Flops.
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Maryland Man Finishes Marathon in Flip Flops

For anybody to run a full marathon in under three hours and finish in the top one percent of racers is pretty impressive but to do it while wearing flip flops? That might just make the record book.

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Pinnacle Pumpkin Pie Vodka
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The Strangest Pumpkin Flavored Foods

When we think of fall, several things come immediately to mind -- cooling temperatures, turning leaves, costumes, candy and turkey dinner. But nothing evokes the season more than pumpkin pie, especially with a generous dollop of waist-expanding whipped cream. With its velvety texture and rich flavor, what's not to love?

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300-Pound Pumpkin Stolen from Illinois Farm Stand
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300-Pound Pumpkin Stolen From Illinois Farm Stand

Over the weekend, a massive 300-pound pumpkin displayed at Hammer's Farm Market in Peoria, Illinois, went missing and may have been taken by thieves. We're not sure what's more impressive -- actually growing a 300-pound pumpkin or working out the logistics to steal one.

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11 Snacks More Dangerous Sounding Than Flamin’ Hot Cheetos

Several schools across the country have banned Flamin' Hot Cheetos because they are so unhealthy and dangerous to kids. What about these snacks? They seem *at least* as terrifying as something that promises to be hot as fire. It certainly can't be safe for kids to eat these. Also, we want some.

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