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15 Tweets About Failing Hard at New Years Resolutions

So…we’re a over a month into the new year! How are those New Years’ Resolutions holding up? Still successfully ‘resetting’ or changing your life around? Of course, for many of us that doesn’t actually happen, but it’s nice to dream right? Here are 20 humorous tweets about 2018 from people who may or may not...

A Timeline of 1968: A Year That Tore America Apart

1968 was one of the most tumultuous years of the 20th century in the United States. Unrest at home and abroad threatened the very fabric of American life. The Vietnam War was raging, youth culture was exploding, and assassinations tore the country apart. Take a look at some of the most significant events that took...

You Can Now Download Thousands of High-Resolution Vintage Movie Posters

Movie lovers of the world, rejoice! As a collector of vintage movie posters, I, for one, am incredibly excited about this. The Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas is a research library that houses approximately 10,000 vintage movie posters going back almost 100 years. The center is now in the process of digitizing...

32 Gamers Share Their Most Terrifying Video Game Experiences

Calling all gamers! You know that game? The one where you have been playing for hours, days, weeks, months, and all of the sudden, something happens, and you are scared out of your mind. Scarred for life – or at least for the duration of the game. Reddit asked its users to share those moments,...

Watch Bruno Mars and Cardi B Pay Tribute to ‘In Living Color’ in this New Video

Remember In Living Color? The hilarious show ran from 1990-1994 and featured talented comedians such as David Alan Grier, Jim Carrey, Tommy Davidson, and a whole bunch of the Wayans family (not to mention the Fly Girls). The intro was especially memorable and totally early ’90s. Well, Bruno Mars and Cardi B obviously have excellent taste, as...

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26 Servers Share the Amazing Things They’ve Overheard at Their Tables

I am that person who automatically assumes everyone around me can hear my conversation when I’m out to eat – and based on these stories, I have good reason to think so. Check out these 26 Reddit stories from waiters and waitresses who overheard hilarious conversations and bizarre customer interactions. 1. No ifs, ands, or butts...

If You Got Any of These Items for Christmas, You Are Officially Adulting

Remember Christmas? It wasn’t that long ago. When you were a kid (or maybe even a little bit older), you wanted all kinds of fun stuff for Christmas: games, toys, etc. Then you hit a point in your life when your Christmas list looked more like this: pots, pans, and a blender. In other words,...

‘Human Ken Doll’ Has 4 Ribs Removed in Pursuit of the ‘Perfect Body’

I realize that plastic surgery is pretty common these days, but this guy has maybe taken things just a little too far in that department. Meet Rodrigo Alves. He’s called the “Human Ken Doll” because of how much plastic surgery he’s had. The 34-year-old Alves has spent a whopping $700,000 on dozens of cosmetic procedures....

The Library of Congress Will No Longer Archive Every Single Tweet

Did you know that the Library of Congress archives every single tweet? The social media platform has been around since 2006, and in 2010 the federal institution began compiling and archiving all tweets. That means every celebrity feud, every controversial political statement, and everything in between. But the Library of Congress has finally decided enough...

Snow Is Effing Beautiful and These Closeup Photos Prove It

When you’re blasted with snowstorm after snowstorm, it’s hard to appreciate how beautiful snow really is. With blizzards bearing down on different parts of the country, millions of people are probably tired of looking at the neverending white stuff, let alone reading about it. But maybe these photos will change their minds, just a little...