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What seemed like a quirk of one recipe turns out to be a real thing: Sometimes cookies taste better the next day. Read on for the story from the man behind the cookies eaten on stage at Stagecrafters' recent sold-out production of 'Wizard of Oz,' plus recipes for those Brownie Cookies and Oatmeal Raisin Cookies.