Chess boxing was one of the unconventional sports Rick Reilly observed. During the matches, the board and pieces became drenched in sweat. Reilly asked his host, promoter Tim Woolgar, how often they get washed. His answer: "Uh, never." Cynthia "TLC" Reilly hide caption

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Gods On High ... Or Gods Are High? A curious piece of fruit in the bottom right-hand corner of Sandro Botticelli's Venus and Mars has caught the eye of art historian David Bellingham. He suspects that the 15th century master depicted the deities lounging with the hallucinogenic datura stramonium, also known as "poor man's acid." Get a closer look. Sandro Botticelli hide caption

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