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Top 10 Ways to Banish Bad Smells from Your Home and Your Body

Pet odors, stinky shoes, mildew-y wet laundry, and your everyday household odors: A spray of Fabreeze might not be enough to conquer them. Here's how …

Oh “Florida Man”. Is there no dangerous ecological nightmare you can’t cause?

Oh “Florida Man”. Is there no dangerous ecological nightmare you can’t cause?<p><b>#6. Florida Is Full of Giant Snakes That Dumbasses Bought as Pets</b><p>From 1999 to 2004 alone, 144,000 [Burmese pythons] were imported to the U.S. and, drunk on the idea of having the badassest pet ever, droves of people brought home a “cute” inches-long baby, only to have it (unexpectedly?) mature into a 20-foot-long nightmare dweller.<p>Because personal responsibility runs strong in the human race, they admitted that they …

FreedomPop Free WiFi Service Launching In Europe

FreedomPop the free WiFi provider which started out in Los Angeles during 2011 and spread across the US. Has this week launched its service in …

Emma Watson Switches It Up In Racy Bra Top And See-Through Skirt

Emma Watson's signature style typically consists of classically chic dresses, but her edgy look at the Valentino show in Paris on July 9 surprised us in the best way possible.<p>Watson bared her midriff in a lacy bra top and a matching, high-waisted sheer skirt. The 24-year-old offset the all-black …

Yoga for Abs: The Best Poses for a Slimmer, Stronger Core

Core strength: whether you're an elite athlete or an occasional exerciser, it's an essential part of maintaining your overall fitness (and good posture, too!).<p>A strong core acts a stabilizer for the rest of your body. "You can look at it as the source of all power in the body," says Travis Eliot, …

10 Offensive Ads You Won't Believe Are From the Last Decade

Effective advertising and public relations efforts communicate the company's points in a way that resonates with the tastes and sensibilities of the …

Deodorize Your Shoes with Cheap Vodka

Got a pair of smelly sneakers and some cheap vodka? Spray some into your shoes to kill that nasty odor!<p>Cheap vodka has a number of uses besides …

5 Ways US Medical Billing Is Way More F#@ked Than You Think

If you're not from America, or you're young and healthy enough to have avoided doctors up to now, you may not have been exposed to the delights of …

Health Care

Original Batman Adam West Reflects on His 'Tongue-in-Cheek' Superhero's Legacy (Guest Column)

Batusi, anyone? In his own words, the actor who first immortalized the superhero onscreen recalls the pleasure and pop sensibility behind his …

Boomer Is The Adorable Baby Robot Dinosaur You Wish You Had (VIDEO)

Meet Boomer. He's a robot dinosaur.<p>The adorable Tyrannosaurus Rex was created by toy inventor Never Ben and his team, and though Boomer is just a prototype, he can already sit and speak on command, and react to "food" by chomping down.<p>Boomer also expresses some basic emotions, He is generally …

The best nudist beaches in Australia

Easygoing Australia has an abundance of choice when it comes to beaches where nudism is legal and accepted. Most of the destinations on this list are nestled away, and home to communities of friendly, like-minded naturists who welcome newcomers. At some you may be the only person there – just you, …

Australia

The 20 Greatest Driving Roads in the World

If you're gonna hit the road, hit some of the best roads on Earth.<p>A great road challenges everyday notions, replacing the familiar–the dull grind of everyday commuting–with the epic: turns, terrain and landscape that adjust our perception of the world. But most of all, it elicits a thrill. These 20 …

The World of Japanese Vending Machines

For decades now, Japanese vending machines have served up an array of interesting, mundane, and useful things. Things like manga. Or bread in a can. …

Japan

5 rules for using the Internet after ‘Heartbleed’

You know the lock icon that pops up next to URLs to tell you a website will keep your information safe? It turns out it has actually left your …

Heartbleed Bug: Here Are the Passwords You Should Change

When it comes to changing your passwords, the Heartbleed Bug is a better-safe-than-sorry bug.<p>This is not a case of hackers breaking into a bunch of …

7 Terrifying Cursed Objects That Actually Exist

We recently told you about the many cursed jewels of the world, but you don't have to have a shiny rock to have your life destroyed by an …

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New Zealand's most wondrous night-time experiences

From night hikes to cave-rafts to midnight munchies, there’s lots to do in New Zealand when the lights go out...<p>1. Night-hike the Tongariro Crossing<p>The 19km Tongariro Alpine Crossing is frequently touted as the world’s best day walk, thanks to its compact combination of sulphurous lakes, huffing …

Chicago's best homegrown junk food

'Junk food' is often used as an insult, but in Chicago it's a celebrated art form. Known the world over for its gorgeous architecture, impressive museums, legendary sports teams, barely tolerable winters and cutting-edge cuisine, The Windy City is also home to some of the best guilty pleasure food …

Alternative Queenstown

Queenstown in New Zealand is renowned internationally as an adventure tourism hotspot, but there are also less adrenaline-fuelled activities to be enjoyed amid beautiful Central Otago scenery. Once you've secured your collection of souvenir T-shirts and DVDs by bungy jumping, whitewater rafting and …

First-Person Cat Battle!

Meow you can see what's keeping you up at night, first-hand!<p>A YouTuber got curious about his kitteh's goings on in the neighborhood, so he strapped a camera onto its collar. When he uploaded the footage, he probably didn't expect to see an all-out feline war.<p>The video above -- uploaded in February …

Travel Tips: Best Wifi Hotspots

New Japanese website allows you to rent white people

Japan is weird: used underwear vending machines, love hotels, singing toilets, women renting their thighs for advertising purposes, pro snowball …

French Fries

How the Netherlands Got Their Bike Paths

The Dutch didn’t always have the cycling infrastructure that is so heralded today. It took a fascinating series events to transform the Netherlands …

Protest

Exchanging Your Money Abroad: 10 Simple Tips

One question I see a lot in the user forums here on Fodors.com is how best to get foreign currency when traveling abroad. When I first started …

New Zealand, eliminate cats: They kill endangered bird species and shouldn’t be let loose.

You know what animal makes a good pet? No animal.<p>Laura Helmuth is the health, science, and environment editor at the <i>Washington Post.</i> From 2012–2016, …

Foods That Can Make Your Cat Sick

It may seem farfetched for cats to try and eat some of the following foods. Over the years however, we have seen it all, cats eating anything and everything from cantaloupe to lettuce and olives. Some cats will beg endlessly for scraps of your food, but its best to avoid people food as treats. Keep …

Dolphin-Squeak-To-English Translator Works In Real Time

You had me at "seaweed."<p>For the first time ever, a device has enabled people to translate a dolphin whistle in real time. The dolphin's first word was "sargassum," a type of seaweed.<p>"I was like whoa! We have a match. I was stunned," researcher Denise Herzing told New Scientist. At the time, in …

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The Best Non-Toxic Cleaners That You Already Have at Home

• Soy sauce is an excellent degreaser. Try using it to clean stove grease off your range hood, tea kettle, and backsplash.<br>• Ketchup and soy sauce both …

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