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This Guy’s Simple Google Trick Sums Up Racism In A Nutshell

One needs to look no further than current events to see that racism is sadly alive and well in America in 2016. From the fact that George Zimmerman can attempt to auction off a gun he used to kill a black teen, to #OscarsSoWhite, to the very fact that Donald Trump is the Republican presidential …

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10 Questions Landlords Aren't Allowed to Ask You

If they do, they could be guilty of housing discrimination.<p>The rental market is tough these days, especially in big cities. You have to scan the …

Housing

Baby gorilla shows off his bouffant hair-do in Virunga National Park, in pictures - Telegraph

11 'weird' buildings that would probably now be banned in China

But that's all about to change. On Sunday, the Chinese central government released an urban blueprint demanding an end to all mainland construction of buildings that are "oversized", "xenocentric," or "weird." The new directive? Stick to architecture that is "suitable, economic, green and pleasing …

11 Scientific Predictions About The Future That Are Seriously Crazy

The future is terrifying, but also kind of cool?

Use the 50/20/30 Rule to Outline Your Budget For Every Need

The best way to keep a balanced budget is to decide your financial boundaries before you start spending. The 50/20/30 rule can help you keep every …

Drink Warm Lemon Water In The Morning For A Year (And These 20 Things Happen)

Quench thirst by adding lemon slices to your water. In this way you will also get enough vitamins, minerals and trace elements.<p>According to …

13 Spots You Never Thought to Paint (But Definitely Should)

Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.<p>Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.

24 Batshit Insane Facts About Australia

Our former prime minister drowned so we named a pool after him.<p>[Note: An earlier version of this post left out the word 'inhabited']

Some Russians have built the perfect apocalypse survival vehicle

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Quiz: Can you pass a primary school grammar test?

Is it time to brush up on your grammar skills? Take the test<p>Is your grasp of grammar up to the Key Stage 1 and 2 benchmark? Take the Oxford University Press test to find out.<p>Here are 8 exam questions that divided the internet in 2015 – how many can you get right?<p><b>The answers</b><p>1.<p>Modal verbs are …

Stratfor has 11 chilling predictions for what the world will look like in 10 years

In 2015, private-intelligence firm Strategic Forecasting, or Stratfor, published its Decade Forecast, in which it projects the next 10 years of global political and economic developments. While international analysts often try their hand at predicting the major events of the coming year, Stratfor …

15 Kids' Test Answers That Prove Our Future Is Bright

These are so bad, they're worth an A+.<p>Kids' minds work in mysterious ways—and when it comes to tests and quizzes, their imaginations know no bounds, as evidenced by these amazing examples.<p>You're welcome.

Stunning Cloud Formation Appears Above Portugal, People Call It “The Hand Of God”

On Monday, the Portuguese were stunned by a terrifying cloud over the island of Madeira. The bright orange formation looked as if it was a burning …

Madeira

Why You Shouldn’t 'Heat Up' Your Engine In Cold Weather

When the inside of your car is no warmer than the frozen tundra outside, it’s easy to believe you need to let your engine “heat up” for a minute or …

When collectors call, demand proof of your debt

Suzanne Husted went through a rough patch about a decade ago and had to take out a pair of $300 payday loans to get by. She said she paid each back within a couple of months.<p>Now she's getting calls from two different debt collectors insisting that $2,400 in principal and interest is owed and that …

Personal Finance

This is what happens when someone tries to shoot you underwater

If someone ever decides to pull a gun on you while underwater, you can rest assured you’ll probably survive.<p>Norwegian physicist Andrew Wahl decided to test whether water could stop a bullet from reaching his submerged torso.<p>Known for putting scientific principles to the test in extreme and …

How To Stop Procrastinating By Using The “2-Minute Rule”

Debt is never a fun thing to be in. But, there are many actions that you can take that will help you rid yourself of the burden of debt once and for …

Personal Finance

15 Mind-Blowing Stats About The Internet Of Things

Marketers’ excitement about the Internet of Things (IoT) has begun to build, but the world of connected devices still has a long way to go before …

Internet of Things

This Map Shows How Tightly Humanity Is Concentrated Around the World

Half the world's population lives in about 1 percent of the land.<p>The map above was created by entrepreneur Max Galka, who creates infographics using data available from organizations like the U.N. and NASA. It shows where human populations are concentrated, with half of the world's population in …

Geography

2 young dopes with 20 pounds of weed get so paranoid they call cops on themselves

Two men traveling from Nevada to Montana with over 20 pounds of marijuana got so incredibly stoned they handed themselves over to police in a bout of …

RANKED: The 12 greatest movies to win the Oscar for best picture

That's the reputation you earn when you don't reward "Citizen Kane" best picture, or when "Crash" topples "Brokeback Mountain," or when "Dances with Wolves" nabs the big prize.<p>But there are also plenty of times that the Academy got it right.<p>In truth, there's no way of knowing whether a film will …

Look at the jaw-dropping emptiness of America

I don't know about you, but I'm a sucker for those maps that show the crazy geographic concentration of things like wealth and population. This one, for instance, which splits U.S. economic activity in two. Or this one, which does the same for population.<p>There was a fun new entry in the genre at …

The New Face of Hunger

Millions of working Americans don’t know where their next meal is coming from. We sent three photographers to explore hunger in three very different parts of the United States, each giving different faces to the same statistic:<p>One-sixthof Americans don’t have enough food to eat.<p>Click below to …