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H&M 'Deeply Sorry' for Black Child in 'Coolest Monkey' Hoodie Ad

Retail giant pulls item from its stock after stirring outrage<p>Clothing store H&M has issued an apology, after stirring outrage with an ad featuring a …

23 Movies You Probably Didn't Know Were Actually True

File these away for your next trivia night.

Universal Pictures

The Best Barbecue Joints in All 50 States

The key to great barbecue is to keep it simple: meat slow-smoked over wood. America’s barbecue scene is diverse, ranging from roadside shacks to full …

BBQ

The 16 Most Infamous Military Mishaps In World History

July 20, 2015 | Brian<p>When historians examine military history, they tend to focus on the triumphs of involved nations. But there is another area of …

This Little Trick Shows How Strong Your iPhone Signal Actually Is

Don't trust the bars.

iPhone

Camping

Find the best campsites, recipes and gear for your next trip, whether you want to rough it or cross the country in a luxury RV.

Recipes

Ghost Islands: Eight of the Eeriest Abandoned Places on the Seas

In terms of abandonment, ghost towns get all the love — these gaping remains of human activity departed are both unnerving and often beautiful. But …

Did Americans Really Call French Fries "Freedom Fries"?

<i>Taylor writes: I'm a high school student and my history teacher just told us about how the United States once called French fries "freedom fries" to</i> …

Accused White House Fence Jumper Had 800 Rounds Of Ammunition, Prosecutor Says

Friday's incident forced a rare evacuation of much of the presidential residence after a man jumped a fence and made it through the front doors. Another man pulled a car into a vehicle screening area and refused to leave Saturday.<p>Omar Gonzalez, the 42-year-old Army veteran accused of jumping the …

Secret Service

September 11th and the Hospitable People of Gander, Newfoundland

In the immediate aftermath of the September 11th attacks, our Canadian neighbors sprang into action to help clear American airspace of any other …

The Government Is Finally Forcing A Major For-Profit College To Shut Down

Corinthian Colleges will attempt to sell almost all of its 97 US campuses, according to an agreement reached with the Education Department late last night. Experts say the Education Department's move to shut down Corinthian is a warning, and a possible threat, to other for-profit colleges.<p>Embattled …

Higher Education

What's the Difference Between a Street and a Road?

<i>Reader Brit asks: "Is there any rhyme or reason to calling a road an avenue, a boulevard, a street or a lane? Is it just at the discretion of whoever</i> …

DIY Camp Kitchen With Working Sink

How cool is this camp kitchen?<p>We’ve all seen these cheap garage shelves before but probably never thought to cut a hole for a plastic bin to make a …

Kitchens

69 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Pixar

Things would've been really different if Toy Story was called Toyz in the Hood.<p>1. Pixar was originally started as a division of Lucasfilm in 1979.<p>2. The division was generically named Computer Graphics Division.<p>3. In 1986, Steve Jobs bought Computer Graphics Division from George Lucas for $5 …

Animation

SRT’s ‘Hellcat’ Supercharged HEMI May Be More Powerful Than Viper V-10

Dodge is set to introduce a mild update for its Challenger for the 2015 model year, an update that's expected to include the addition of a new …

Sports Cars

Size Matters 2: The Jumping/Drifting Semi Truck Is Back At Work In New Video

Literally nothing in this video makes logical sense, but it's still 100% perfect. Mike Ryan and the Banks Super-Turbo Castrol Freightliner (which you …

Pikes Peak

10 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 Lamborghini Huracán

A new Lamborghini is always a big deal, but it’s particularly significant when it’s the replacement for the Italian marque’s bestselling model of all time, the Gallardo, more than 14,000 of which have been produced since 2003. Formally debuting at next week’s Geneva motor show, the 2014 Lamborghini …

Sports Cars

The 18 Best Little Known Black History Facts

The Tumblr is back for its fourth year of teaching the people what The Man doesn't want them to know. Illustrations by Xavier Payne.

Illustration

33 Of The Greatest Things That Happened On Tumblr In 2013

Good times, great oldies.

Morgan Freeman

This Epic Note-Passing War On A Delayed Flight Won Thanksgiving [UPDATED]

Update: Looks like it was all an elaborate hoax.<p><i>Note: He now has more than 130,000.</i>

Airport Security

21 Animals That Will Make You Say WTF

Evolution, what have you done?!

Nature

24 Iconic Celebrities Photographed During The 1970's

In the 1970's there was certainly a lot of new trends in fashion emerging, but when we look back on patterns, shirts, flares and haircuts some 40 …

11 Celebrities That Have Dabbled With Coke

The proof is in the pictures.

Twin-turbo Lamborghini ignites at 250 mph

Yesterday we covered a crash at the Unlimited 500+ drag race in Moscow, featuring a Nissan GT-R, but today brings better news: a Lamborghini Gallardo making 2,005 horsepower successfully went 250 miles per hour on the one-mile strip in 23.9 seconds without crashing. That's the good part. The bad …

Awesome dad defends awesome daughter’s message to Texas lawmakers

Billy Cain thinks everyone needs to calm down about his daughter’s quippy rebuttal to Texas’ new anti-abortion law<p>A 14-year-old Texan stirred a considerable amount of controversy last week with a quippy sign protesting the state's sweeping new abortion restrictions. Tuesday Cain's message, written …