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The Truth About Funerals That the Funeral Industry Wants to Bury

There are two constants in life: death and taxes. If we’re being honest, however, there is one more thing – paying an exorbitant amount for a funeral. As if the death of a loved one wasn’t stressful enough, the average funeral can cost upwards of $7,000! Honestly, it’s kind of surprising that there aren’t any...

15 Entrepreneurs Share the Mistake That Cost Them Success

Plenty of people have dreams of starting their own business or launching a startup, but the truth is, as many people fail as find success when it comes to being their own boss or striking it rich. You might have a leg up if you read through these 15 honest confessions about the mistakes that...

Tonsil Stones Are a Common Occurrence You’ve Probably Never Heard of – Unless You Have Them

Get ready for this, y’all, because honestly…tonsil stones are kind of gross. Which I’m guessing is the reason you don’t hear about them on the regular. If I had one, I probably wouldn’t fess up until at least the second or third month of dating (and I am someone who has zero filter). Tonsil stones...

15 People Confess to a Common Thing They’ve Never Done

Me? I’ve never taken a public bus in the United States. These people also have some doozies! #15. Up and downs. “Close to 33, never been to a funeral. Estrangement from your family has it’s up and down sides depending on your perspective!” #14. Just can’t catch one. “I’ve never had a crepe. They look...

15 Homeless People Share What They Mean by “Anything Helps”

It’s hard to see homeless people on the street. They have different signs – some are funny, others are sad, but it’s hard to know what to give when you see the most common sign out there: anything helps. So here’s some advice from people who have been there. #15. My wife and kids. “Homeless...

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4 Insane Vacations Your Ancestors Took Without a Second Thought

Back in the day, I guess there wasn’t a whole lot to do for fun. Or at least there wasn’t a whole lot that could safely be done – theme parks weren’t a thing, the Internet and television weren’t even a glint in anyone’s imagination, and travel was basically limited to where you could drive...

Here’s a Handy Flowchart for the Next Time You Need to Talk About Mansplaining

Mansplaining: What occurs when a man talks condescendingly to someone (especially a woman) about something he has incomplete knowledge of, with the mistaken assumption that he knows more about it than the person he’s talking to does. The term was officially added to Merriam-Webster earlier this year, but if you’re active in social media spheres, you’ve...

12 Pretty Great Jokes About the Couples Everyone Loves to Hate on ‘House Hunters’

It seems like every couple of weeks there’s a fresh set of jokes online about the people looking for new homes on HGTV’s House Hunters, and let’s face it, they really bring it on themselves. Whether they’re complaining about cosmetic things like having to change the paint colors, freaking out about tiny kitchens abroad (duh!),...

40+ Creepy Things That Have Been Captured on Camera by Google Maps

Big Brother is watching. No, we’re not at the level of some other countries yet as far as surveillance, but there does seem to be more and more cameras watching our every move. On street corners, businesses, while driving, etc. Google Maps captures the world around us, and they’ve accidentally stumbled upon some pretty weird...

10+ Customer Service Workers Share Stories of Shutting up Annoying Customers

Working in customer service can be a major nightmare. Annoying customers constantly harassing you, pestering and making your life a living hell. Well, no more! These workers on AskReddit stepped up to the plate and told customers to shove it! These are glorious stories, indeed. Enjoy. 1. “That shut him up” One of my favorite stories...