Frank Ford Hoerschgen

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Man Buys Every Pie at Local Burger King to Spite Shitty Little Brat

Kids are annoying no matter how you slice it, but if they are crying their heads off and yelling "I want fucking pie!" when you're in line at a …

Realistically colorized historical photos make the past seem incredibly real [36 pictures] | 22 Words

Over the last couple years, an increasingly popular trend online has been to create and share colorized photos from history. Artists such as Jordan …

What the world eats for breakfast

Breakfast can be a tricky meal — some people won't leave the house without their morning nourishment and others never eat when they get up due to lack of appetite or time. But we have all probably at some point in life been told that "breakfast is the most important meal of the day," an old saying …

Why So Many Icelanders Still Believe in Invisible Elves

How the country’s history and geography created the perfect setting for magical creatures, whose perceived existence sparks environmental protests to this day.<p>The Hraunavinir, or “Friends of the Lava,” believe that any benefits from a project that snakes through Gálgahraun are cancelled out by its …

Music

Interesting facts about the iconic Freddy Mercury (35 Photos)<p>By: Sebastian<p>446 Liked! 47 Disliked 0<p>entertainment<p>An adorable cover of ‘fly me to the …

This cheeky map shows what each country leads the world in

Every country is Number One when it comes to something, and this map from webcomic <i>Doghouse Diaries</i> just what all those somethings are.<p>You can see a …

All the Evidence that Time Travel is Happening All Around Us

This iconic footage of a person apparently talking on a cellphone in a Charlie Chaplin film is just one clue that time travel is happening all around …

Oreo Cookies Are as Addictive as Cocaine

Researchers at Connecticut College have found evidence that proves that Oreo cookies—at least for lab rats—are as addictive as cocaine.<p>Neuroscience …

Oreos

24 Unsettling Before And After Photos From Operation Doorstep

1 of 25<p>Mannequin mother and her brood, before the blast.<p>2 of 25<p>Car with graffiti before the blast.<p>3 of 25<p>Mannequin couple in a test car, …

The Psychology of How Mind-Wandering and “Positive Constructive Daydreaming” Boost Our Creativity and Social Skills

Freud asserted that daydreaming is essential to creative writing — something a number of famous creators and theorists intuited in asserting that unconscious processing is essential to how creativity works, from T. S. Eliot’s notion of “idea incubation” to Alexander Graham Bell’s “unconscious …

4 Small Words that can Change your Life

<i>“You can change your world by changing your words.”</i> ~Joel Osteen<p>Words are the casings that contain the explosive power of ideas. They are packages of …

Motivation

Africa's true size will blow you away

We've seen this comparison made before, albeit never as lucidly as this. Behold: major countries of the world, overlaid atop an outline of the …

The Crime Your Brain Commits Against You (And What to Do About It)

By James Clear,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1dVYl4r<p>In 1932, Frederic Bartlett was working at Cambridge University when he conducted one of the …

How to Create Psychological Distance Between You and Your Past

Many people have a hard time letting go of the past. They carry it around with them, ruminate about it constantly, and let it have a big impact on …

Video tip: Homemade hot sauce

Maybe it's the sense of danger that reels you in at first. The crazy name, the wild picture slapped on the bottle. Before you know it, you're on for the ride, and the best ones leave you reduced to a sweaty and speechless mess. When it's finally over, you can't help but want more.<p>I'm talking about …

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It’s Official: Music Gets Louder Every Year

Every year since 1950, the average volume of a song has gotten louder. But things have really amped up in the last 20 years.<p>“The music kids listen to these days is just too dang loud!”<p>For the better part of 65 years now, this crotchety complaint has exploded in a cloud of dust from the gummy maws …

How Daydreaming Can Actually Make You Smarter

Daydreaming gets a pretty bad rap. It's often equated with laziness, and we tend to write off people with wandering minds as being absent-minded "space cadets" who can't get their heads out of the clouds.<p>Though we all spend close to 50 percent of our waking lives in a state of mind-wandering, …

8 Fascinating Facts About Anxiety Worth Knowing

Surprising facts about anxiety include that it affects the sense of smell and balance, how we judge faces and perceptions of our personal space, and …

Codex Seraphinianus: A new edition of the strangest book in the world

In October Rizzoli will be republishing what is regarded by many to be the strangest book in the world, the <i>Codex Seraphinianus</i>. The <i>Codex</i> is unlike …

8 Chances Unhappy People Never Take

<i>“The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.”<br>―Chuck Palahniuk</i><p>For some reason the register at our local quickie mart …