About Winona Sioux Christnot-Peters

Winona Sioux Christnot-Peters is a writer/web designer and aspiring librarian based in Northern Maine. When not writing or in class, they devote much of their time to multiple non-profit organizations, largely focusing on LGBTQ+ rights and animal welfare. During rare moments of free time Winona enjoys video and tabletop games, as well as various nerdy fiber crafts such as crocheting (mainly amigurumi Pokémon, cat toys, and blankets) and counted cross stitch.

Articles by Winona Sioux Christnot-Peters

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Good For You If You Knew This ‘Fact’ About Harry Potter’s Scar, But We Honestly Had No Idea 😮

Even if you’ve never read Harry Potter, or seen any of the movies, you’re probably familiar with Harry’s lightning bolt-shaped scar on his forehead. References to the book series and the movies that followed are nearly ubiquitous on the internet. Many people simply assumed this to be a simple style choice by the author, J.K. Rowling, … Continued

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Someone Made A ‘Documentary’ About Their Friend’s Suspicious Lack Of Hands As A Secret Santa Gift 😂

When you think about being a “good friend,” you most likely think about things like being there for the other person and spending time hanging out together. You probably do not think of secretly filming them for over a week to make a gag video about their apparent lack of hands for a Secret Santa … Continued

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Woman ‘Suffers’ From A Rare Medical Condition That Renders Her Unable To Hear Men’s Voices–And We Can See The Upside

A woman in China, identified only as Ms. Chen, recently developed a form of hearing loss that prevents her from hearing the voices of men. Reverse-slope hearing loss, also known as low-frequency hearing loss, prevents sufferers from hearing low-frequency tones such as men’s voices. Chen reported ringing in her ears and nausea the night before … Continued

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Someone Trained Their Dog To Respond To ‘Harry Potter’ Spells And OMG We’re Stupified 😍

Actress and YouTuber Anna Brisbin posted an adorable video of her dog Remus to Twitter today and it’s causing quite a stir. Remus, who has his own Instagram account, is trained to do many things on-command. What is unique about Remus’ training, though, is that he responds to Harry Potter spells instead of the usual … Continued

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The Creator Of ‘Saw’ Just Addressed A Popular Fan Theory Linking Jigsaw To ‘Home Alone’ 😱

Fan theories abound on the internet, and there is often very little evidence to support them. Every once in a while, however, they seem to make a bit of sense. One seemingly nonsensical theory states that Kevin McCallister of the Home Alone movies grew up to be John Kramer, the particularly sadistic killer known as Jigsaw … Continued

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Anderson Cooper’s Reaction To Drinking A Tequila Shot Is Honestly All Of Us

Anderson Cooper, anchor of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360°, has been the co-host of CNN’s New Years Eve Live since 2002. The special runs from 8 p.m. EST on December 31 to just after 1 a.m. on January 1. It covers the New Year’s Eve celebrations in New York’s Time Square, as well as having correspondents visit … Continued

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David And Victoria Beckham Share Adorable Family Photo To Ring In The New Year

David and Victoria Beckham are no strangers to the spotlight. David is a retired professional soccer player and model, as well as the owner of Inter Miami CF (Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami), a professional soccer team based in Miami, Florida. Victoria, formerly known as Posh Spice of Spice Girls fame, is a fashion designer, … Continued

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Amazon Sends Customer A Bizarre Picture Of Their Package Being Delivered—And We’re Shaking Our Heads 😮

Delivery of Amazon packages can get a little dicey, even when someone doesn’t decide to wander off with it before you take it in the house. Parcels can end up damaged, in weird places like the bushes or thrown vaguely over a fence, or just delivered to a random house that isn’t yours. If you … Continued

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New Evidence Suggests World’s Oldest Woman May Have Actually Faked Her Age 😮

The Guinness World Records website lists Jeanne Calment as the oldest person ever. She was 122 years and 164 days old when she died on August 4, 1997. For a little perspective about Jeanne’s lifetime, Guinness says: “She was born on 21 February 1875, around 14 years before the Eiffel Tower was constructed (she saw … Continued

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Woman Asks Twitter To Reveal The Strangest Presents They Received For Christmas—And, Hoo Boy, Did They Ever 😂

Finding the perfect gift can be a struggle, so it’s understandable that not every gift you receive will be a perfect fit. Sometimes you have to wonder, though, if the person doing the giving deliberately set out to find the strangest thing possible. Bri Pritchett told BuzzFeed News that she actually helped her mother pick out … Continued

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Dallas Man Goes On Carjacking Spree, Demands Tacos 🤔

Roberto A. Canamar Garza, 26, was arrested in Dallas for an oddly-motivated carjacking spree on Christmas Eve. Canamar Garcia reportedly started things off by jumping into a vehicle and threatening the driver with a handgun — while demanding to be taken to get tacos. The driver then dropped Canamar Garza off at a tire shop … Continued