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Crowds Flock to Japan to View Orchid Species Resembling a Monkey’s Friendly Face

According to the Chinese lunar calendar, February 8th, 2016 will mark the start of the Year of the Monkey and one Japanese aquarium's celebrating in a floral fashion. The Aquamarine Fukushima recently opened up an exhibit featuring the rare <i>Dracula</i> <i>simia</i> flower–which is also known as a Monkey Orchid. …

Watch 100 Years of Men's vs Women's Fashion in 3 Minutes

Watch 100 Years of Men's vs Women's Fashion in 3 MinutesA sartorial battle of the sexes.They say men's fashion moves at a snail's place, and …

8 Tips for Beating a Claw Machine

Unless you’re small enough to climb inside, grabbing a prize out a claw machine can be pretty tough. But Daily Beast entertainment reporter Jen …

Fishing

15 Things That Make Guys Irrationally Horny

His boner is betraying him.<p>Certain things make guys horny and we totally get it: naked people, pictures of naked people, moving images of naked people, being naked, being touched by a naked person, being touched while naked. The list is endless and largely nudity-related. But sometimes things make …

Adrian McDonald's Photography is 'Like an Awareness Pill'

I'm a big proponent of the idea that each photo must tell a story. Great photography should have a message--a purpose that transforms each single frame into something more.<p>Adrian McDonald has, perhaps, internalized that idea more thoroughly than any other photographer on 500px. By today's …

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7 Sex Toys That Make Giving Blow Jobs Much More Fun

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Sex Toys

The War Over Kylie Jenner’s Cornrows

In a cosmic turn of events, the Kardashian family is reaching the kind of embarrassment levels usually reserved for public urinators and Donald …

Kylie Jenner

Eating disorders at Ramadan: One teenager's experience

<b>It is coming to the end of Ramadan, when Muslims fast between dawn and sunset for a month.</b><p>The 18-hour spiritual fasts are not easy and for some the month can be a difficult challenge, especially for people with eating disorders.<p>Amina Clayton, who is 19 and lives in Birmingham, is recovering from an …

Capo, Chicago Rapper and Chief Keef Associate, Dead at 22

Capo, a Chicago rapper associated with Chief Keef‘s Glory Boyz Entertainment and the Glo Gang, was shot and killed Saturday during a tragic drive-by …

J.K. Rowling serves an ace in response to comments about Serena Williams' appearance

Serena Williams wins Wimbledon, J.K. Rowling wins Twitter<p>Serena Williams won the women’s Wimbledon title for the sixth time yesterday, with a thoroughly convincing display against Garbine Muguruza.<p>However, she was not the only woman hitting fantastic returns on the day.<p>J.K. Rowling was on top …

Serena Williams

Two People Blast Through a Whole Relationship in 20 Hilarious Texts on Tinder

Well, that escalated quickly...<p>Anyone who's ever had a conversation on Tinder knows that things can get pretty weird, oftentimes because a perfectly normal conversation is suddenly ruptured by the appearance of a totally unsolicited dick. But one Tinder exchange that was postedon Imgur is going …

Malaysia mass graves: villagers tell of migrants emerging from secret jungle camps

Residents on the border village of Wang Kelian fear the worst as they reveal stories of desperate migrants who stumbled into their midst<p>The residents of Wang Kelian sensed something was amiss when a number of people stumbled on to their streets, weak and injured, and began to beg for food and water.<p>…

Turf, Drugs, Blood: Behind the Waco Biker Gang Brawl

U.S. news<p>First, there were the "Big Four" — the original outlaw motorcycle gangs who became notorious in the 1960s: the Hells Angels, Outlaws, Bandidos and Pagans.<p>Over the next few decades, as bikers' numbers and notoriety expanded, many smaller gangs formed, some of them becoming powerful …

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21 Anxiety Triggers That Might Surprise You

If you suffer from anxiety, you're not alone. Anxiety disorders affect 40 million U.S. adults, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.<p>Doctors typically diagnose patients with Generalized Anxiety Disorder if they suffer from symptoms of anxiety (constant worry, insomnia, …

Mental Disorders

14 Fascinating X-Rays That Will Change The Way You Look At The Human Body

Normal things like kissing and handshakes suddenly look really creepy. Artwork by Hugh Turvey, artist in residence at the British Institute of Radiology. These pieces were made using X-ray equipment, shadow photography techniques, hand colorization, and other manipulations.

X-rays

The Best Accessories from the Met Gala

Dressing for the Met Gala, as demonstrated on Monday night, is a head-to-toe affair. There was a lot of emphasis up top for "China: Through the Looking Glass" as tiaras gave way to headdresses (<b>Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Karen Elson</b>) and jeweled hair, à la <b>Kate Hudson</b> and <b>Anna Ewers.</b> Pendant earrings, many …

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This Video Shows Off the Three Best Ways to Roll Up Your Sleeves

Rolling up the sleeves of a collared shirt isn’t exactly rocket science, but there are a few different methods for doing so. The Art of Manliness …

The 7 smartest, classiest porn sites

<b>Scene still from "Hysterical Literature"</b><p>Smut doesn’t have to be so boring and conventional. Sites like Hysterical Literature prove it can even be artistic<p>Jill Hamilton<p>April 13, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>According to Rule 34, if it exists, there's a porn for it. …

If Square Enix Designed Star Wars

Final Fantasy publisher Square Enix is taking on yet another major media franchise for its line of "Play Arts" figures. Square Enix and Lucasfilm have revealed new Darth Vader, Boba Fett, and Stormtrooper <i>Star Wars</i> figures designed by the Japanese game publisher. They look quite epic, I must say.<p>As …

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Scientists issue call for urgent controls on e-cigarette sales to children

Survey shows one in five teenagers in north-west England have bought or tried e-cigarettes and found a strong link to to binge drinking<p>Scientists have called for urgent controls on the promotion and sale of e-cigarettes to children after finding high rates of usage among secondary school pupils in …

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How To Get Through Your Seemingly Endless Netflix Queue

Netflix is great at providing a lot of things to watch, but sometimes it seems like there's almost too much. If you have a hard time actually getting …

Homeopathy for my motorcycle

I have always been told you can't fix anything with those automotive solutions-in-a-can. Perhaps unsurprisingly, I poured some fuel injector cleaner …

20+ Cats That Need Your Attention The Exact Moment You Start Reading

Our evil cat companions want us to be uneducated as possible for when they finally take over the world. Cats everywhere have been spotted trying to …

Austin Moguls Bulldozed Mom & Pop Pinata Shop

A Texas dad and his daughter were minutes late to stay the execution, but the death knell already sounded. Their family piñata store, Jumpolin, was …

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6 Guys with Ripped Abs Tell You Why It’s Not Worth It

Fitness models and bodybuilders reveal the truth about an eye-popping six-pack<p>An electro-shocker belt hawked on a late-night infomercial won’t give you six-pack abs. At least not unless you can clip it to your tongue and use it to zap your taste buds. (Rendering all food as flavorless as rice …

19 Clever DIY Projects To Hide Eyesores Around The Home