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10 Facts for Sittin’ Back and Thinkin’ On

I present to you another set of quality facts. We’re talking about the good stuff here, people. Facts that will make you think long and hard. Let’s get to the facts, shall we? 1. Read with your kids! Source 1 Source 2 2. A great idea! Source 1 Source 2 3. That worked out pretty...

“Sesame Street” Is Turning 50 – Here Are Some Fun Facts About Every Kid’s Favorite Street

Sesame Street is a children’s viewing staple, and they’ve made it a point to move seamlessly along with the times, incorporating different types of families, kids with disabilities, the changing challenges of the world, and so on. In short, fifty years later, Sesame Street is still a show that parents everywhere feel comfortable showing impressionable...

Climate Change Could Crack Open a Cold War-Era Nuclear Waste Tomb

As if catastrophic weather events, flooding, forced migrations, and food shortages weren’t enough of a reason to get moving on a serious plan to combat climate change, here’s one more: it may be about to crack open a Cold War-era nuclear tomb. What is that? Let’s get a little history lesson… During the Cold War,...

15 Europeans Share the One “American Thing” They’ll Never Understand

It’s funny to realize the differences between European and American cultures, but not everyone has the chance to travel and experience them firsthand. That’s when sites like Reddit can come in handy, because there are plenty of people there ready and waiting to weigh in on the best and worst realizations during travel. These 15...

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15 Solidly Funny Tweets About “Last Christmas”

Last Christmas is the talk of the movie theater this holiday season (so far), partially because it’s a good movie and partially because its marketing is a bit wonky and seems to be promising viewers a film that they’re just not getting. No matter whether you love it, hate it, aren’t going to see it,...

15 Threatening Signs That We Think Are Joking…Hopefully

These signs sure are funny because they’re just jokes…right? At least, I think they’re supposed to be sarcastic. I guess you never know, though… So it’s up to you to go through these signs and you can be the judge… 1. Good luck in there. It’s only fair from ScarySigns 2. Probably shouldn’t go in...

Research Show That for Entrepreneurs, 45 Is the New 25

For some folks, seeing a young entrepreneur like Mark Zuckerberg completely change the world at such a young age can be disheartening as the years creep by. But wait! This is good news for people who feel like they might’ve missed the boat in one way or another, professionally speaking. A new study led by...

A Retired Man with Vitiligo Is Knitting Dolls That Look Like Him – For Children That Do, Too

In Brazil, vitiligo – a skin disease that results in the loss of pigmentation in patches over the body – affects almost 3 million people. There are treatments available, but even though the medical aspects of the disease can be managed, the way people who suffer from it are treated by the public often can...

Marie Kondo Admits Tidying up Is Tough with Kids

Marie Kondo became an overnight sensation after she taught the world the joy of keeping a neat environment. Her distinctive tidying method resulted in best-selling books and a TV series. And you’d think that parents of all people would yearn for a less messy environment. But the question has to be asked: is it even...