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THE GOLD ANNIVERSARY EDITION

A 30-second slot during Super Bowl 50 will run you about $5 million, so you better believe there are going to be some grade-A pieces of advertising. The game hasn't happened yet, but advertisers are already releasing their ads.

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WHAT YOU MISSED THIS WEEKEND

Yeah, sports happened this weekend. A whole bunch of sports. And commercials and food and music and all that stuff too. We're not saying that didn't happen, but other stuff happened this weekend too. And lucky for you Digg caught it all and put it in one place — right here.

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RIP

A man was killed and three others were injured Saturday in what authorities said was a meteorite strike at a college campus in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It would be the first time in modern history that a person has been killed by a meteorite.

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STATE OF THE UNION ART

A long-running dispute in Congress has finally reached its conclusion: The sordid practice of using taxpayer funds to pay for painted portraits of members of Congress and other government figures is officially no more, saving the government less than $500,000 annually.

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BLOCKING BOOGIE

They used to be teammates in Sacramento, but now nothing will stop averaged-sized man Isaiah Thomas from challenging DeMarcus Cousins at the rim. Not even a 14-inch height difference.

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DON'T MIRANDIZE ME BRO

A new study says the obvious: suspects' brains are briefly scrambled when they are on the receiving end of a Taser stun gun and its 50,000-volt delivery. The study also questions whether suspects who were just shocked have the mental capacity to validly waive their Miranda rights and submit to police questioning.

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BUT DOES IT COME IN CAKE FLAVOR?

Grappa is a highly alcoholic brandy, distilled from the grape dregs, that was drunk by peasants in the 12th century. Today, it is more of a tourist vice, known for producing killer hangovers. But a man by the name of Cosmo Caddy may know something we don’t about the much-maligned spirit.

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GAMBLE IT ALL AWAY

A week before the Super Bowl, Eddie was sitting in a TV room in the federal prison where we're both inmates watching SportsCenter with Monday's USA Today sports page in his hand. Eddie may be a prisoner, but he's also a bookie, and he was doing what bookies everywhere were doing in the lead-up to the biggest betting event of the year: worrying about the betting line.

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PTSD, BC

Posttraumatic stress disorder wasn't recognized by psychiatrists until 1980. But soldiers who lived thousands of years ago can give us a deeper understanding of psychological trauma.

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RETROACTIVELY FREE THE NIPPLE

The aphorism goes: your life can change in a split second. And no one knows this better than Janet Jackson, who went from pop music royalty to scapegoat pariah in a matter of 9/16th of a second, the blink of time her breast was accidentally exposed to an estimated 140 million people.

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HITCHBOT'S GUIDE TO AMERICA

Its name was HitchBOT, and it was an art project, or social experiment, run by professors and students from Ontario’s McMaster and Ryerson universities. It had already successfully hitched rides from strangers across Canada and Germany, and people loved it. Then HitchBOT began its United States crossing.

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