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Here's a Beauty Queen Dressed Like a Sack of Potatoes, Literally

It's time for the MISS AMERICA pageant, so get excited.<p>As part of campy promotional events scheduled in the run-up to tonight's Miss America pageant, tradition dictates that the state titleholders participate in the "Show Us Your Shoes" parade along the Atlantic City boardwalk. This parade dates …

Things You Should Never, Ever Clean With

And the items you could be destroying if you do<p><b>1.Vinegar:</b> Using vinegar on hardwood floors, natural tiles, and granite countertops can damage the finish causing them to appear dull.<p><b>2.Soap/detergent:</b> Using soaps and detergents can be harsh and damage rugs and leather—it can also leave behind residue.<p>…

6 Ways To Ease Yourself Into Eating Vegan, According To A Professional Chef

If there's a food rule out there, chances are vegan superstar chef Isa Chandra Moskowitz will find a way to break it.<p>In August, Moskowitz's punk rock sensibility inspired her to open Modern Love, a vegan restaurant in what's virtually the backyard of Omaha Steaks. Just six months in, the Nebraskan …

44 Easy Breakfast Recipes You Won't Believe Are Gluten-Free

In a diet without gluten, breakfast options become a little limited. And it’s not that oatmeal, eggs, Greek yogurt with berries, and avocado toast on …

Marijuana Doesn't Pose Significant Risk in Car Crashes, NHTSA Says

Weed smokers like to say that getting high doesn’t affect how they drive. Now, it appears the federal government is agreeing with them.<p>According to a new study commissioned by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, people who smoke marijuana have a minimally higher risk of crashing …

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ABC Family’s ‘Switched at Birth’ Tackles Campus Rape

Sexual assault on college campuses is rarely clear-cut—and the ABC Family teen drama gets realistic with an ambiguous case of Yes Means Yes.<p>An …

This real-life cyborg has an antenna implanted into his skull

<b>Subscribe to BI: Tech on YouTube</b><p>Artist Neil Harbisson was born completely color blind and sees the world in grayscale. But even though Neil can't <i>see</i> color doesn't mean he can't <i>sense</i> it. That's because Neil Harbisson is a <b>cyborg</b> who can <i>hear</i> color.<p>In 2004, Neil convinced a doctor to implant into his …

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