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Popcorn (Wikipedia)

The List: Top 10 facts about popcorn

Did you know that the average American eats about 68 quarts of popcorn each year? It's time to learn about one of the world's most explosive treats. Published October 26, 2013

** FILE ** In this undated publicity photo released by Fox, characters from the animated series, "The Simpsons," from left, Maggie, Marge, Lisa, Homer and Bart, are shown. (AP Photo/Fox)

The List: Movies to fill the time during the government shutdown

For the thousands of federal workers deemed "nonessential" who are now furloughed because of the government shutdown, now is the ideal opportunity to catch up on movies. Herewith, some shutdown viewing suggestions tailored to those most likely to be affected. Published October 1, 2013

This Jan. 1972 photo shows from left, Don Meredith, Howard Cosell and Frank Gifford, the broadcasting team for Monday Night Football. (Courtesy ABC)

The List: Top 10 'Monday Night Football' facts

The Miami Dolphins beating the previously undefeated Chicago Bears and "Dandy" Don Meredith singing "Turn out the lights, the party's over," are just a few of the memories from a sports broadcast that has almost existed for almost five decades. Published September 9, 2013