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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Funny Portraits of Wet Dogs by Sophie Gamand

“Wet Dog is a series on dogs being washed during their grooming sessions. The way the water plays with their hair in a very painterly manner, and their facial expressions as the water is poured on them creates striking portraits that resemble famous humans or important characters. The dogs become …

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The 5 Best Organizing Websites To Help The Perpetually Messy

Some of us were born with the "organized" gene. These lucky souls swan through life with perfect closets, pristine desks and spotless cars with nary a wad of Starbucks napkins tucked in an unexpected pocket. They might be robots. The rest of us stumble around in a disorganized haze, thinking of the …

Why everyone on Facebook is now a giraffe

Here’s a hint: They’re all participating in one giant riddle — and they just lost<p>Slowly but surely, giraffes are taking over Facebook.<p>If you've been around the website for the past couple days, you may have noticed that more people have started changing their profile pictures to one of the animal …

Why we love cat memes

Grumpy Cat’s ancestors hail from ancient Egypt and mid-20th century France, and show why cat art fascinates us<p>She was sitting atop a pedestal when I saw her. With a silver coat, striped legs and spots along her back, she looked exotic. Maybe a Bengal. Except she was tiny. With one blue eye. When I …

Verify, then trust

ONE of the many outcomes of Edward Snowden’s leaks was to confirm what security researchers had long nervously joked about—that Western intelligence …

Woman vs. Sleep: 7 Tips for Regaining Control of Your Bedtime

"I barely slept last night. I just couldn't get comfortable."<p>"I tried to fall asleep, but my mind kept racing."<p>"I am soooo tired."<p>Do these statements sound familiar? They do to me. Whenever I mention my sleep research, people often tell me about their sleep. Sleep loss is becoming a very common …

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Little Platypus Loves Her Little Belly Rubbed

What do you get when you cross a duck with an otter with food and a belly rub?<p>One very blissed out little platypus!<p><i>Via Cute Creatures Great and Small</i>

Man Undergoes Extensive Plastic Surgery To Look Like Justin Bieber, Spends $100,000 In 5 Years

Not only is songwriter Toby Sheldon a 33-year-old Justin Bieber fan, his Bieber-devotion would blow teeny-bopping Beliebers out of the water.<p>That's because Sheldon went so far as to spend almost $100,000 on five years worth of plastic surgery to make him look like his idol, according to the British …

This Seal Is Literally Rolling With Laughter, And Now We Are Too (PHOTOS)

This seal just heard what we assume is the funniest joke in the history of jokes.<p>Seriously, guys, he <i>cannot</i> contain his laughter.<p>Photographer Veronica Craft captured his hysterics at Fisherman’s Wharf in Monterey, Calif., according to Caters News. And for that, we are eternally grateful.<p>Craft …

NYPD cops think Jolly Rancher candy is meth

Brooklyn 25-year-old was held for 24 hours after stop-and-frisk found rock candy in his pocket<p>How reassuring: The NYPD can't tell the difference between hard drugs and kids candy.<p>According to a new suit, cited by the New York Daily News, a 25-year-old Brooklyn man was held in NYPD custody for 24 …

Wildlife photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The results of the wildlife photographer of the year 2013 competition have been announced at London's Natural History Museum. The overall winner is South African photographer Greg du Toit for his picture Essence of Elephants, a portrait of elephants in Botswana. Here is a selection of some of the …

6 reasons the “friend zone” needs to die

The whole concept is lazy, sexist and absolves people of responsibility. It must end<p>Attention, gentle folk of the Internet: Do you have a friend? Does he/she/ze belong to the gender you’re sexually attracted to? Do you go shopping together, or Gchat into the wee hours of the night, or post BuzzFeed …

The Most Iconic Banksy Works Of All Time

Earlier this week Banksy revealed he would spend the month of October putting up art around New York City.<p>In honor of his NYC takeover, we're taking a look back at some of his most iconic works.

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What David Cameron still hasn't learned about political kissing

When politicians kiss – their spouses or each other – it rarely goes well. Good news, then, that Samantha Cameron saved us from another awkward moment today. Here are the main pitfalls to avoid<p>David Cameron leant in for an on-stage kiss at conference today but his wife, Samantha, sagely held back. …

Our complicated relationship with cats

Cats are brilliant creatures, and there's more psychological research on felines and their owners than you might think<p>It would seem that I've made an unforgivable error. Last week, I wrote about a new study that suggested a possible function for sleep. The research in question was a mouse study, so …

Meet the world’s ugliest animal

And some not-quite-ugly-enough finalists<p>The Ugly Animal Preservation Society's online anti-beauty pageant has come to a close. The blobfish (<i>Psychrolutes marcidus)</i> beat out other deformed, slimy and otherwise awkward land and sea creatures to become the new, hideous face of the organization.<p>The …