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Do You Hear ‘Brainstorm’ or ‘Green Needle’? Whichever You’re Thinking about Is What You’ll Hear

Still recovering from the “Yanny vs. Laurel” debate? Take your mind off of things with this even more puzzling piece of audio. Twitter user George Aylett uploaded a video of a kids toy that flashes and says something when you press it. The only problem is, it says something different depending on what you are...

Woman Decides to Stop Shaving Her Beard, Says She’s Never Felt Sexier.

Rose Geil is a 39-year-old woman who, for mysterious medical reasons, has thick body and facial hair. Since puberty, she has rigorously shaved off her hair to hide her condition from the world, until recently. She decided to allow her beard to grow out, and has never looked back. In a recent profile for Barcroft...

You Won’t Be Able to Stop Staring at This Man Bathing in Liquid Glass Putty.

Liquid glass putty is an Alex Mack-like substance you can play with if you falsely believe you’ve outgrown Play-doh. So, novelty gift store Vat19 had 500 pounds of liquid glass putty lying around. They realized no one had ever bathed in 500 pounds of liquid glass putty before. In the airtight logic of the Internet,...

A Mental Health Advocate Explains Why Depression Makes People So Tired

If you’ve struggled with depression or you know someone who has, one thing is painfully obvious: constantly being tired is a difficult part of the equation. A mental health advocate named PJ Palits recently took to Twitter to explain why mental illness causes people to be exhausted. Palits also explained how people with depression are on...

Scientists Tweet the Most Ridiculous Stock Photos of Their Jobs

Science… how does it work? The actors in these stock photos certainly don’t know. Next time, let’s leave it to the professionals. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. h/t: MentalFloss Unlike in these stock photos, scientists do some pretty cool things, like figure out exactly how long to dunk...

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10 Mind-Blowing Things These Men Learned About Women Simply by Dating One.

Since the dawn of time, men and women have been attempting to understand each other. To most men, women are a mystery. We didn’t realize how much of a mystery until we stumbled upon this AskReddit asking heterosexual men to reveal what they’ve learned about women since they began dating them. The responses are truly...

Dr. Pimple Popper Answers 7 Questions About the Pleasures of Pus.

I love popping pimples. When I don’t have my own to pop I sit on top of my boyfriend, who lets me squeeze his face until either his blackheads or his patience runs out. And when I really need that fix, I watch Dr. Pimple Popper viral videos. She is a professional after all. Yesterday,...

Welp, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Bathing Suits Are a Thing You Can Buy now

Looking for the perfect gift to give that special anglophile in your life? Boy, have we got news for you! An online printing service called “Bags of Love” can print just about anything on a bathing suit, and they’ve decided to show it off by printing the royal family’s faces on some swimwear. Don’t worry,...

Woman Was Accidentally Added to Sexist Guys’ Group Chat About Her, so She Put It on Facebook

If the recent cultural climate has proven anything, it’s that it is #TimesUp when it comes to men objectifying and creeping on women — and one Australian student has really taken this lesson to heart. Eleanor Henry, a 22-year-old law student at Melbourne University, was recently mortified after her peers accidentally added her to an...

Faking the Moon Landing Would Have Been Impossible…Here’s Why.

Oh, the moon landing. One of our favorite conspiracy theory gems. Despite the overwhelming evidence collected and verified over the course of the last 50 years, some folks still seem dead convinced the whole thing was faked in a studio somewhere with Stanley Kubrick calling the shots. As cool as that would be, it simply...