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A Definitive List Of "First Kiss" Parodies

To be updated accordingly.

Satire

Lorde Kicks Interviewer's Butt Over Super Creepy Questions

You can call her Queen B.

Lorde

17 Easy Ways To Be Insanely Productive

You are about to become a freakin' machine.

Productivity

A Photographer Asked Convicts To Write To Their Younger Selves And The Results Were Gut-Wrenching

Trent Bell, an architectural photographer, was inspired after a friend got into trouble and ended up sentenced to 36 years in prison. Scroll down to see a video of how he made the series.<p>You can follow Trent on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Writing

22 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Childhood Favorites

Recapture all of that youthful wonder.

Books

I Can't Stop Listening To Miley Cyrus' Cover Of OutKast's "Hey Ya"

Miley Cyrus' Bangerz tour has begun, and it's dragging André 3000 along with it. But that's really not a bad thing.

Miley Cyrus

16 Super Scandalous Ways To Pope Your Apartment

Want to make your house Scandal-Chic? Consider it handled.<p>For all the dirty details on the rest of the <i>Scandal</i> sets, check out the blog here.

Home Decorating

The Inspiring Story Of Students Who Are Immigrant Farm Workers By Day And A Football Powerhouse By Night

The Mendota football team out of California is being featured on ESPN's Outside the Lines for its unique story and transformational coach.

ESPN

This "Timber" And Adele Remix Is What Your Soul Has Been Waiting For

Set fire to the Ke$ha?

Adele

25 Reasons "Anastasia" Is The Best Animated Film Ever

Scarily underrated, yo.

20th Century Fox

A Genius Made It Look Like A Dog Is Eating With Human Hands And It Is Magical

This is why the internet is mankind's greatest achievement.

Fudge

What It Feels Like When You Have A Crush

It's exciting, weird and horrible. All at the same time.

This Video Is Exactly Why We're All Single On Valentine's Day

<b>#foreveralone</b>

Everything You Should Know About This Year's Oscar Nominated Short Films

You can watch them all — from madcap animated comedies to harrowing live-action dramas to fascinating documentary portraits — in theaters now, and on VOD starting Feb. 25.<p>Every year, audiences watching the Academy Awards take a collective bathroom break whenever the Oscars for Best Animated Short …

Filmmaking

This New "Scandal" Promo Will Make Your Heart Stop

Want to get a sneak peek at Olivia Pope & Associate's return before the episode airs on Feb. 27? It's handled!<p>The episode, which airs on Thursday, Feb. 27 at 10 p.m. on ABC, revolves around The White House grappling with a bombshell announcement from Sally Langston.

TV

Russian Olympian Figure Skates To Ginuwine's "Pony" In This Perfect Remix

This dubbed video of Evgeni Plushenko is easily the best thing you'll see today.

Figure Skating

17 Maya Angelou Quotes That Will Inspire You To Be A Better Person

"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud." Remembering the prolific author on the one year anniversary of her death.

Maya Angelou

Want To Work At An NGO? Check Out This Kenyan Mockumentary First

"We mustn't lose sight of what is important here." "Saving Africa?"<p>As the show's website explains:<p>The Samaritans creator, Hussein Kurji, explained the mocumentary's larger message in a recent interview with the blog, Africa is a Country.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook

Africa

We Tried To Scare A Bunch Of College Kids Out Of Liberal Arts Majors

Spoiler alert: It didn't really work.

Liberal Arts

12 Signs Being Ladylike Isn't Your Forte

Walking in heels is a near-death experience. Starring Grace Helbig! Check out Grace in her film Camp Takota.

Amazing

Little Girl's Reaction To Finding Out She's Getting A Baby Brother Is Hilarious

The first of many lessons that you can't always get what you want.

Babies

An Honest Beer Commercial

<i>Brewed in the lake of who gives a shit, from the glaciers of who the fuck cares.</i><p>Random At Best has created an “Honest Beer Commercial” that explains …

31 Excellent Records You Might Have Missed In 2013

It’s almost impossible to keep up with everything that comes out, but you should try — or revisit — these fantastic albums.

Cards Against Humanity

3Doodler 3D printing pen starts shipping to Kickstarter backers, retail models arriving in early 2014

It's not news <i>every</i> time a Kickstarter product starts shipping to backers, but in the case of 3Doodler, it's worth a mention. At last count, the startup had raised $2.3 million to fund its 3D printing pen, and with a cost of $99 per device, well, you do the math: that's a lot of people waiting for …

This Sesame Street Mash-Up By Pogo Will Change Your Life

First Jimmy Fallon and The Roots sang with the characters from Sesame Street, and now remix artist Pogo has created this brilliant mash-up of scenes from the show on par with melodysheep's Mister Rogers remix.<p>This week has just been an embarrassment of muppet riches. Watch the clip above and have …

Watch This Hypnotic Dashboard Video Of A Man Circling Manhattan In 24 Minutes

UPDATED: A man who calls himself AfroDuck has apparently set the record for the fastest lap around the island of Manhattan, and made a Drive-esq video of his trip. It's amazing, but also illegal and terrifying. But amazing.<p>In an interview with <i>Jalopnik</i> the driver said that because he maintains …

License Plates

Whoa: Parallels Access “turns” Windows, Mac apps into iPad apps

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Well known for its virtualization software, Parallels has a new product that effectively lets iPad owners use full Windows(s …

A New Perspective of the Day: This is What Hanging Out Looks Like in 2013

Check out “I Forgot My Phone,” a short film that paints a bleak and eerily accurate picture of what hanging out with friends actually looks like in today’s mobile age.

18 Everyday Products You've Been Using Wrong

Your life has been a lie.

Dentistry

Cartoon Network Takes Over Taiwan's Trains

Pretty much the best way to get to work ever. Nancyhsu1990 commented, "Taiwan High Speed Rail turned the latest train into the world’s first Cartoon Network theme train. Had a great time riding it, though somehow it seems that parents are more excited then the kids…"

High-speed Rail