Tom Lahey

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Japanese Sex Doll Doubles As Unique Drink Dispenser (NSFW)

A realistic-looking sex doll that dispenses drink with a squeeze of its breasts is a titillating sight at Japanese bachelor parties.<p>The drink-dispensing doll costs $5,000, according to Gizmodo, but presumedly the money spent can be recouped by charging people for the chance to serve themselves.<p>In …

Mexican Man Says 19-Inch Penis Is Destroying His Life

Women fear him and he is unable to work, he says.<p>A 52-year-old Mexican man says he has the world's largest penis -- and it's making his life miserable.<p>Roberto Esquivel Cabrera of Saltillo told Mexican newspaper Vanguardia that he would like to be considered disabled because the member leaves him …

Monty Python-The Black Knight

Cheesecake Factory Does Damage Control After Cops Were Kicked Out for What They Were Wearing...Their Guns

A group of police officers at a Cheesecake Factory in Tacoma, Washington, had their Christmas luncheon cut short on Tuesday.<p>As soon as the entire …

5 Fintech Startups To Watch In 2017

After a glum 2016, look for startups tackling massive opportunities like insurance and real estate to reenergize the fintech sector.<p>For fintech, 2016 was a year of reckoning. Scandals and layoffs killed industry buzz, and deal activity took a mid-year nosedive. Regulatory uncertainty in the U.S. …

Doing Dry January? Four Tips To Enjoy The Month Alcohol Free

Christmas is over. December has been filled with mulled wine and mince pies and more Christmas parties than you care to remember. New Year's …

Boss: Wally, I want you to train our new hire. Wally: The first thing you need to know is that we never use the DPX system when the MGB is down. Man: …

Seal invades suburb, decides to take a seat on someone's car

We're not sure why, but Australia seems to be the land of seals doing whatever they want.<p>Just like this massive fur seal which was found in the …

12 Santa Claus Shower Thoughts That Will Have You Nodding In Agreement

Santa only has to perform one day of the year and gets praised by kids like he's the greatest thing on Earth. Truth be told, when you take a step …

How to Thru Hike the Appalachian Trail: A 101 Guide

<b>Welcome to</b> <b>How to Thru-Hike the Appalachian Trail: A 101 Guide!</b> This resource is designed to help you understand everything you need to know about …

Hiking

'Human error' caused Chapecoense plane crash - probe

Colombian investigators have confirmed that the private jet, which crashed last month with a Brazilian football team onboard, ran out of fuel. …

Forget luggage, these travel clothes can be worn for weeks without washing

A Canadian clothing brand has created "the ultimate travel hack" by designing travel clothes that can be worn every day for up to two weeks without a …

Here's what Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and 28 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

That's why they steer clear of these cliché queries and instead ask more meaningful ones.<p>Many of the most successful execs have their one favorite go-to question that reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 30 of them.<p><i>Alison Griswold and Vivian Giang contributed to</i> …

Employment

Gear List Before : Part 1 (Gear) - The Trek

Well, here we are! Two weeks to go, amazing how time flies! I’ve been doing some good workouts to prepare physically, and I’ve got (almost) all of my …

63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

You know you want to start something for yourself. You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that'll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full-time venture-and that amazing moment you get to say "I quit!" to your boss. But what great idea should you say "I …

Small Business

French Cloudscape: 200+ Cloud Software Companies Analyzed and Mapped

A TL;DR version is available on Techcrunch.<p>When we started to work on a European cloud landscape our initial aim at Point Nine was simply to create a …

This startup wants to make crappy call centers a thing of the past

Call centers can be horrible places to work. Staff are often measured by the volume of calls they can handle, and even a five-minute comfort break can be greeted with raised eyebrows by supervisors. The rub-off effect is that customers can end up with rushed service from unhappy agents.<p>There’s …

How Far Back in Time Could You Travel and Still Understand English?

Time traveling back into the past is almost always a bad idea. Everybody is racist, everything is dirty, and you’ll probably get some terrible …

The ‘minimum viable product’ infection

2016-03-14T11:30:20.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>Unless you work in the tech sector or the VC funding world, chances are you won’t have heard of the …

Mastering the Art of "Just Start"

For most of us, there is nothing more daunting than coming face-to-face with a blank page. Sure, a <i>tabula rasa</i> means you can take a project in any …

How to Create the Ultimate Customer Acquisition Plan for Your Startup

To run a successful startup you need customers.<p>Without customers you don’t make money, and without money…well you won’t last very long.<p>While it’s …

7 Must-Have Apps for the Busiest Entrepreneurs

Plenty of apps promise to automate and simplify your business operations, but few actually deliver. These busy entrepreneurs, who are highly involved in every level of their business, have tried them all, and these are the apps from 2015 they swear by.<p>A. Pomodoro Pro<p>Pomodoro Pro helps with time …

How I get my employees to work 80 hours a week

One of the most valuable pieces of advice I've received since founding online loan company Grouplend was from a trusted company adviser. He boldly claimed that, for certain people, it's not about work-life balance. Rather, it's about optimizing work-life imbalance. I've learned to take this …