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'Little Fires Everywhere' is a beautiful novel that takes you places you'll never expect to go

In Celeste Ng's second novel Little Fires Everywhere, we're introduced to two families: the Richardsons and the Warrens.  On the surface, the Richardsons are the kind of family you might see in a stock photo framed in Target. They live in
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'Ghost of Tsushima' is a beautiful anthology of historical fiction stories

Ghost of Tsushima's combat was the obvious star of its gameplay reveal at E3. But there's so much more to this samurai game than sword fights. We had a chance to speak with Ghost of Tsushima creative director Nate Fox and learn more about the story
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Wow look at this beautiful meme outside my window

Twitter users have been especially creative with formatting memes, from ASCII inspired hot takes to badly Photoshopped images of Gru. Now the "beautiful view outside my window" meme shows limitations can bolster creativity. If you've been on social
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'An American Marriage' is a beautiful love story that's as heartbreaking as it is complex

Much has been said about love in literature. True love's first kiss will cure all. The greatest gift we have is love. Love is the most powerful magic.  But Tayari Jones knows the truth: "How you feel love and understand love are two different
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Inside that beautiful aerial shot of Harry and Meghan

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was a beautiful spectacle all around, but one aerial shot of the newlyweds making the rounds on social media was particularly stirring. The photo, from the Sunday Times Twitter account, went viral online
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Of course Elon Musk and Grimes spawned a beautiful new meme

In case you haven't heard, Tesla CEO Elon Musk and electronica musician Grimes are now dating.  The duo apparently bonded over a niche and very nerdy joke and have subtly been flirting on Twitter for about a month.  SEE ALSO: Elon Musk and
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YouTubers used a booming speaker, colorful paint, and super slow motion to make a beautiful video

Well, this is an unexpected use for a speaker. The Slow Mo Guys revisited one of their favorite videos with brand new, super slow motion cameras. They covered a speaker with paint, then blasted and filmed the colors explode into the air. It's oddly
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas seniors attended prom, and the photos are beautiful

Prom is an important night in every teen's life, but for seniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the event served as an immensely hopeful celebration and a night to remember those lost. On Saturday, months after a mass shooting killed 17
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Thank you, Ariana Grande for reminding me that Jupiter is beautiful

It's Saturday – have any big plans? No?  Great. Join us in looking at photos of the planets with professional pop star and amateur astronomer Ariana Grande.  SEE ALSO: Ariana Grande references Manchester in uplifting 'No Tears Left
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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin starts its year off right with beautiful rocket launch

Up, up, and away.  Blue Origin — the previously secretive rocket company started by Amazon's Jeff Bezos — just launched another successful flight and landing of its New Shepard rocket and capsule from its facility in Texas.