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People Are Trying Out A Popular Instagrammer’s Bizarre Winter Hacks With Some, Uh, Interesting Results

One of the benefits of our increasingly social-internet world is that life hacks can be shared with everyone. If you have a neat way you store your bags or peel an orange or tie your shoes or… well, you get the idea. Anyway, others might find it helpful too! Or maybe you know a trick … Continued


Amy Schumer’s Sister-In-Law Just Made Her Maybe The Most Disturbing Baby Shower Cake We’ve Ever Seen 😱

When you have a baby shower, you expect a celebration of the creation of life. Maybe there are some jokes about the stress of raising a child, or some games featuring some of the grosser aspects of having a baby, but nothing too disgusting, right? If you’re raunchy comedian Amy Schumer, you should absolutely expect … Continued

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Netflix Made A Huge Error With A Marie Kondo Promo Pic That Certainly Took ‘Tidying Up’ To The Extreme 😳

The methods and criticism of Marie Kondo have been discussed back and forth across the internet. She wants to get rid of your books. Now she doesn’t. She’s underrated, she’s overrated, back and forth it goes. And as much as some people could stand to get rid of some things, maybe too many aren’t taking … Continued

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This Dad Live-Tweeting After Finding Out His Stepson Snuck A Girl Overnight Is Entertaining AF 😂

The premise for a story can tell you everything you need. It can draw you in and make you feel invested, even when you don’t know anything about the characters or who are the heroes and villains in the story. So when Twitter user @DropsNoPanties mentioned he was well aware his stepson had snuck a … Continued


Anne Hathaway Is Taking On A Classic Roald Dahl Character And Forcing Us To Revisit Childhood Nightmares

If you were a child in the early ‘90s, you may have been charmed and horrified by the Jim Henson film The Witches, adapted from the Roald Dahl novel by the same title. The horror-comedy was adored by critics and has gained a cult since its release. Now, a new creative team is looking at adapting … Continued


Duck Guy’s Choose Your Own Adventure-Style Tinder Approach Is The Smoothest F*cking Move We’ve Ever Seen 🔥

With the popularity of Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, it seems other people are taking the “choose your own adventure” model and applying it to their lives. Redditor mattythegee showed his interesting application of the idea. In a post to r/Tinder, mattythegee showed how he opened his conversation with his match, Amelia. That’s right, he gave her … Continued


A Major Marvel Character Is Missing From ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’—And Fans Are Majorly Stressing Out 😱

Marvel fans have gotten really good at dissecting new trailers when they drop. Potentially too good. While guesses and theories from movies past haven’t always been on the money, this time, it feels a little sadder. After the trailer for the new Spider-man: Far From Home was released people noticed a certain mentor missing. The … Continued

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We Absolutely Cannot With These 2 Cats That Live In Their Own Silicon Valley Apartment

In a casita in Silicon Valley, Louise and Tina are two cats who have it made. There’s a good chance these two cats are living in an apartment that’s more expensive than yours. Which wouldn’t be too surprising except the cats live by themselves. …What? Yes, these two felines have their own apartment in the … Continued

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Woman Raised By Anti-Vaxxer Parents Goes Viral After Taking Her Health Into Her Own Hands 🙌

When you’ve been raised by parents who neglected your health, it can be freeing to finally get things taken care of. A Redditor is sharing her first step toward taking back control of her health after being raised by parents who did not have her vaccinated. The woman, who prefers to remain anonymous, shared to … Continued