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Is It Possible to Refuse a Presidential Pardon?

In the current political, um, climate (let’s go with the nice word), there’s been plenty of talk about presidential pardons. Even though every President has used them here and there, it seems as if we’re all a bit more aware of when and how they’re happening. But is it possible to refuse one if it’s...

Here’s One Expert’s Take on Why It Seems Impossible to Only Buy One Item at Target

I mean, everyone who shops at Target knows the truth of this fact – no matter how good your intentions are when you walk in, the chances of you coming out with the one or two things you went in for (and nothing else) are basically zilch. Personally, if I make it out of Target...

12+ Bisexual People Reveal the Differences Between Dating Men and Women

Bisexual people have a unique insight into men, women, and relationships that most of us don’t. They’ve dated members of both sexes, so they can speak to the differences between men and women. In this AskReddit thread, people who are bisexual reveal those differences. 1. Dominance “There’s actually a noticeable difference on how I approach...

12 Times Positive Changes Came out of Horrible Tragedies

The original poster on this Reddit thread used the example of the Titanic disaster – afterward, all ships were required to have enough lifeboat seating for every single soul on board. But what are some other unspeakable tragedies that led to long overdue change? You’re about to find out! #12. Emergency valves. “After the reactor in...

How to Make a DIY Home Office out of Your Formal Living Space

If you watch any renovation shows on television, you probably think that the only sort of floor plan anyone wants these days is a completely open one – but if you work from home, you realize pretty quickly that a room with doors is a priceless commodity (especially if you have young kids). DIYer Rajen...

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Drive at Your Own Risk: People Who Take These Roads Tend to Disappear into Thin Air

It turns out that there are more places than the Bermuda Triangle where people tend to go mysteriously missing – we have our own share of mysteries on the highways right here in North America. #4. Interstate 80 I-80 runs east and west through the entire United States and is home to its fair share...

This Russian Man Created a Rehab Center for Wolves and They’re Clearly Grateful

St. Petersburg native Kirill Potapov has a love for animals that extends beyond that of the normal person, and it has led him to start a rehabilitation center for wolves in need of medical attention. He provides the majestic predators with everything they need to recover and re-enter their natural elements, including his unconditional love....

Just for Fun: Here Are Some Great Ideas on How to Insult People Without Cursing

Personally, I think cursing is pretty darn fun, and cathartic, and often, it’s just what the doctor ordered. That said, there are some situations (mostly involving elderly people and children) where it’s not advisable, welcome, or permitted. In those cases, isn’t it nice to have some insults in your back pocket that sound “clean,” even...

How Much Do People Get Paid to Be on ‘House Hunters’?

It actually never occurred to me that people get paid to be on the popular HGTV series House Hunters, but I mean, of course they do. Why else would you open yourself up to the ridicule of friends, neighbors, and strangers for the number of times you reject a home for its paint color or...

The Latest Funny Starbucks Name Meme Is Taking Twitter by Storm

Most of us think of Starbucks as a place that has a place in the daily lives of people in America, but this latest Starbucks name meme actually has its origins in Great Britain. If you’re not up with the reasons Starbucks and the names they write on their cups has the potential to be...