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Lost Voice Guy: Stand-up comedian wins over audience without uttering a word

For a <i>Britain's Got Talent</i> audition, stand-up comedian Lost Voice Guy (aka Lee Ridley) performed a brilliant set without speaking a word. The …

Comedians

19 Funny Mother's Day Cards For Your Foul-Mouthed Mom

If your mom is the queen of dropping f-bombs, she deserves a Mother’s Day card that’s as foul-mouthed as she is.<p>Mother’s Day is almost here ― it’s May 13 ― so make sure you’re prepared. Though there are gifts you can order now ahead of time, you can’t underestimate the power of an honest AF …

Etsy

With 153 words, Donald Trump just destroyed the American promise

With a single, 153-word sentence, Donald Trump has managed to transform the United States from a beacon of liberty into a fortress of hate and …

Immigration

Trump has less self-worth, and his Tax Returns may eventually reveal that fact

It does explain why 45* tweets so much trash about Jeff Bezos…<p>FORBES BILLIONAIRES LIST 2018<p>#1 Jeff Bezos — $112 Billion<p>#766 Donald Trump — $3.1 …

Donald Trump

See How Insanely Connected Marvel’s MCU Really Is With Amazing Chart

<i>Infinity War</i> will connect the 18 previous MCU films into one epic showdown, but it wont exactly be starting from scratch. Marvel has been masterfully …

Marvel Universe

Couple's Comics About Married Life Are Dark And Super Relatable

Life is never boring when you’re in love with someone whose imagination is just as wild as yours.<p>Just ask Mac Håndlykken and Andreas Håndlykken. The Oslo, Norway-based couple have been together since 2012 ― they married last year ― and are co-creators of a surrealist comic series inspired by their …

Comics

What Job Skill Is Most Lacking in the U.S.? LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Has a Surprising Answer

American employees are lacking (sort of) one surprising skill. Here are some keys to moving it to the strength side of the ledger.<p>LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner just appeared on CNBC's <i>Squawk Box</i> to reveal surprising new research about the state of job skills in the U.S. He talked about gaps in computer …

Leadership

How Long Can Trump's Long Con Last?

Trump has exaggerated his wealth for years. In office, he's trying a similar scam.<p>In 1982, when Donald Trump was 36 years old, he began an annual ritual of lobbying Forbes magazine to include him on its list of the 400 wealthiest Americans. Forbes debuted the list that year, and Trump pursued his …

Donald Trump

The Seven Types of Atheist

We spoke to philosopher John Gray about the many different forms of atheist that exist today, and why the majority of them suck.<p>Not believing in God has always seemed perfectly sensible to me, but also a bit of a tedious thing to discuss. Of course, that hasn't stopped the so-called "new atheists" …

Religion

People Voted for Trump Because They Were Anxious, Not Poor

A new study finds that Trump voters weren’t losing income or jobs. Instead, they were concerned about their place in the world.<p>For the past 18 months, many political scientists have been seized by one question: Less-educated whites were President Trump’s most enthusiastic supporters. But why, …

University of Pennsylvania

John Oliver Trolls Fox News’ Sean Hannity, Buys Pro-Iran Nuclear Deal Ads on His Show

The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host wants President Trump to know that not recertifying the Iran nuclear deal could be “disastrous.”<p>On Sunday night, after …

Middle East

20 genius 100-year-old life hacks that still work today

There's a reason your grandma always had baking soda to hand<p>New isn't always better. Case in point: All of these tricks that have lasted the test of …

Lifehacks

Trump Biographer Explains How Donald Trump's Presidency Is Just Part of His Long Con on the American People

Writing for <i>Bloomberg</i>, Timothy L. O'Brien, the author of <i>TrumpNation: The Art of Being The Donald</i>, takes President Donald Trump to task for "running a …

Donald Trump

27 DIY Wedding Day Recipes That Save Serious Money (and Will Wow Guests)

Everyone knows that when the “I do’s” are over, a wedding is all about the food (and drinks). But if you’ve already blown your budget on the DJ and …

Weddings

Religion scholar compares white evangelical Christians to a “cult” under Trump’s presidency

It’s a compelling case<p>Reza Aslan, a religion scholar and former CNN host who has written extensively about Islamic fundamentalism, is featured in a new Big Think video in which he asks the question of whether the followers of President Donald Trump constitute a “religious cult.”<p>Aslan begins by …

Donald Trump

Trump just got his first challenger in 2020 GOP primary — and he’s a very famous conservative

The 2018 midterm elections have yet to happen, but President Donald Trump got his first challenger for the 2020 Republican primary over the weekend. It’s someone who’s very popular among conservatives: bestselling author Brad Thor, who is known for his thriller novels.<p>What are the details?<p>Thor …

Republican Primaries

How the U.S. became Troll Nation: From Gamergate to the rise of Trump

Before “MAGA,” Gamergaters claimed harassing women online was “about ethics in video game journalism”<p><b>Troll</b><p>To fish for by trolling<br>• a: to antagonize (others) online by deliverately posting inflammatory, irrelevant, or offensive comments or other disruptive content<br>b: to act as a troll<p>—</i> …

Feminism

Watch: Comedian Hasan Minhaj cattily breaks down the process by which Donald Trump can be impeached

It may not happen in real life, of course.<p>It’s not a secret or a hidden agenda. Many people across the world are hoping that US President Donald …

Comedy

Trump Lost His Battle With Comey In One of the Most Humiliating Ways Possible

So, what was Trump trying to accomplish?In the midst of the longest run of self-inflicted wounds known to man, Donald Trump caught a huge break.And …

Donald Trump

Call An Exorcist, Because These 17 Cakes Belong In The Bowels Of Hell

These cakes won't make you hungry.

Dessert

Could intelligent life have existed on Earth millions of years before humans?

Reptilian menaces called Silurians evolved on Earth before humankind — at least in the “Doctor Who” rendition of the universe. But, science fiction aside, how would we know if some advanced civilization existed on our home planet millions of years before brainy humans showed up?<p>This is a serious …

Earth Science

18 Underrated Netflix Movies That You Won’t Regret Watching

Netflix adds new content to its library every day, so it's easy to miss out on a lot of movies. But trust me, there's some great ones - you just …

Entertainment

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

Gardening

Ben Affleck Tells Chris Hemsworth He Can Have Matt Damon as His Best Friend

Ben Affleck is fine without Matt Damon.<p>The 45-year-old <i>Justice League</i> star took to Twitter on Friday to address a tabloid headline that stated that …

Ben Affleck

‘Helping this president is akin to treason’: Here is why Trump can only hire unknown lawyers and Giuliani

Twelve partners from seven top-tier white-collar criminal defense attorneys turned down President Donald Trump before former New York City Mayor Rudy …

Donald Trump

Germany’s Unicorn Craze

The mythical creature rises in uncertain times.<p>Sometime in 2016, as Germany was reeling from disagreements over migration, politics, and national identity, the country received a magical visitor. The unicorn appeared on hats, liqueur bottles, cereal boxes, condom wrappers. By last summer, it seemed …

Unicorns

The Addiction of Tony Stark, Why Won’t Anybody Help Him?

That Gregory Girl See It Here<p>Why won’t anybody help Tony Stark? If ever a character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has so desperately, blatantly …

Marvel Universe

Bad News for President Trump

The Comey memos are more revealing than they seem.<p>One feature of the truth is that it doesn’t change much. A lie is hard to sustain. The details may change in each retelling because the liar is not actually remembering the events, but instead remembering the telling of the events. The truth, by …

Donald Trump

The Complete History of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

10 years ago, Marvel introduced moviegoers to a unique, innovative movie universe with a shared timeline. That story is about to come to a head with</i> …

Comics