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 Blacksmithing, for instance, has seen a remarkable resurgence

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What Is A 'Folk School?' - And Why So Much Interest?

These institutions, dedicated to craft preservation, are educational centers of their community.

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Toddler’s ‘Golden Girls’ Hairstyle Is The Best Thing On The Internet This Week

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Ancient, carved stone lipstick case

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Tube Of Ancient Red Lipstick Unearthed In Iran

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A calendar shows the month of February, including leap day, Feb. 29, on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024, in Glenside, Pa., Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024.

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Leap Year: How Did It All Begin And Why?

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Swimmers were escorted out onto the frozen lake in robes and stripped down into their suits just before plunging in.

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Brrrrr! Ice Water: Winter Swimming Festival Held In Vermont

200-meter (218-yard) freestyle race in a narrow pool cut from the ice

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Tennessee Looks To Add ‘Hot Slaw’ As Official State Food

A bill making the vinegary and mustardy dish the first official state food got its final approval

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Cold pear and maraschino cherry salad on iceberg lettuce

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43 Vintage Southern Salads You'll Find In Any Church Cookbook

In the South, cold salads mean much more than just lettuce in a bowl. These classic Southern salad recipes deserve to be served forever.

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Wheelchair Basketball Team

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Wheelchair Basketball Team Turned Away From Restaurant - But Gets Apology

Taking advantage of the discomfort, the team has created shirts with the words “fire hazard” to fundraise for future basketball tournaments.

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Willow

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Oops! Golden Retriever Transforms Living Room Couch Into A Mud Pit

Willow’s parents were pre-occupied with work meetings one rainy day. They soon realized that leaving the back door open for the dogs was a grave mistake.

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Rubik's Cube

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The Legendary Rubik’s Cube Turns 50, Captivating Puzzle Enthusiasts Globally

“It speaks to the universal values in human nature: curiosity, perseverance, and ingenuity. Recognizing the Cube’s 50th anniversary celebrates these eternal values.”

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Mesa Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities Department placed a realistic-looking foam alligator in a Riverview Park pond.

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'Alligator' Floating In Arizona Pond Prompts 911 Calls From Concerned Locals

Officials in Mesa, Arizona, placed a foam alligator in a Riverview Park pond, prompting concerned residents to dial 911. Locals are not accustomed to seeing gators in the state.

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Charlie Brown, left, riding with Franklin as Snoopy follows at right, in a scene from the animated special “Snoopy Presents: Welcome Home, Franklin"

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Watch Trailer: 'Peanuts' Character Franklin Gets New Animated Special

“Sometimes a miracle happens,” says show co-writer Armstrong. “If someone’s got a better answer, I'd love to hear it. I’m just convinced that sometimes God gets involved. And this is that.”

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The story behind the couple who adopted the cat that interrupted their wedding vows

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Newlyweds Adopt Cat Who Crashed Wedding After Venue Assists In Adoption

A newlywed couple recently adopted the cat months after the same animal interrupted their wedding vows.

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Source: goodmorningamerica.com

Pancake race contestants

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American Wins Centuries-Old English Pancake Race

“It’s a horrible distance,.. But it’s good fun”

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