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The point of the game is avoid the matchmaker (the figurine with hands clasped at the front of the photograph). Lucas Vasilko hide caption

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Goats and Soda

To Win This Board Game, Keep Away From The Matchmaker

It was created by a 24-year-old Pakistani woman who wants to avoid an arranged marriage at all costs. But she definitely has a sense of humor about it all.

Closer Project Pablo
Follow It Up
Afterimage Akasha System
Mystery of Love Sufjan Stevens
It Ain't Me Kygo ft. Selena Gomez

A virtual reality program developed by NASA could help scientists visualize the magnetic fields around the earth. NASA hide caption

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NASA Taps Young People To Help Develop Virtual Reality Technology

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Monoliths Maserati
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Agua de La Tierra Nicola Cruz Remix
Black Friday (Intrumental) Bushido
Tides Eliot Lipp

Björk's latest album, Utopia, is available Nov. 24. Santiago Felipe/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Björk Invites You To Her 'Utopia'

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Utopia Bjork

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To Win This Board Game, Keep Away From The Matchmaker

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Bowen Island Kaki King
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Glow
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Black Magic Woman Santana
Blues 'Fore Dawn Jimmy Thackery
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David Wynn, 62, and Carolyn Lyon, 74, in Santa Ana, Calif., volunteer at a hospital where they accompany patients who are near death and don't have loved ones to be with them in their final hours. StoryCorps hide caption

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They Comfort Strangers, So No One Dies Alone

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NirvanaVEVO Chris Zabriskie

Beard Vs. Beard

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Full Sail Monster Rally

Who Is Mike Cernovich?

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Sou Alaska Intrumental Froid
Scientic Romance Lymbyc Systym
River Flows in You Yiruma
Coma Pony Omar Rodriguez-Lopez
Fools Gold Thin Lizzy
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The view from Mt. Eklutna in Chugach State Park. For Black Friday, the $5 parking fee is waived at Chugach and several other parks — from Mount Ascutney State Park in Vermont to Mount Rainier National Park in Washington. Emily Russell/Alaska Public Media hide caption

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The #OptOutside Sales Pitch: Go Outdoors On Black Friday

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