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Are You Confident Enough To Tattoo Yourself? Now You Can

When you are about to permanently mark your skin with a tattoo, you don't necessarily need to get someone else to do it for you. Imagine if you could …

Tattoos

Nuclear plants and leprosy islands: Rise of 'dark tourism' in Japan unveiled

From leper colony islands to tsunami-hit towns, a new magazine highlights the rise of so-called “dark tourism” hotshots in Japan<p>Forget Japan’s sushi restaurants, historic shrines, and geisha tea rooms – and make way instead for leprosy islands, nuclear disaster towns and Second World War …

Adorable Pink Dolphin Is Like A Real-Life Pokemon

...and she might be pregnant, too!<p>Meet what just might be the world's cutest dolphin.<p>"Pinky," as she's being called, is a rare pink dolphin -- and a Pokemon lookalike -- spotted in Louisiana waters.<p>First seen in 2007 as a pup swimming alongside her mother in the Calcasieu River, she was recently …

Dolphins

'Crown' Tattoos Being Forced on Women Across the US. If You See One, Here's the Disturbing Meaning

For thousands of women across the United States their tattoos are a constant reminder of the men who enslaved them for profit. Sex trafficking in the …

Body Art

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The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

The 6 Most Horrifying Pets We've Bred Into Existence

The Earth is populated by so many different animals that we're still learning about many of them. Suffice it to say, we naturally have such a diverse …

Man Caves

World’s Only Public Diamond Mine Lets You Keep What You Find

The Crater of Diamonds State Park, in Murfreesboro, Arkansas, is the world’s only diamond mine open to the public. Visitors get to go on a real-life …

Unnecessary explosions.

Confederate Flag Rally Tests a Diminished Ku Klux Klan

The Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan calls itself the largest Klan group in America. But it doesn't take much these days to claim that mark.<p>The Knights, who on Saturday will rally at the steps of the South Carolina Capitol to protest the removal of the Confederate battle flag, claims a few …

Rights & Freedoms

Rare WWII Spitfire on display ahead of charity sale

The Vickers Supermarine Spitfire Mk.1A P9374 is one of only two in the world restored to an airworthy warplane<p>A rare Spitfire which lay buried on Calais beach for 40 years, is on display in London to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of France and Britain, before being auctioned off for …

Amateur golfer, 59, shoots a 57 including three holes-in-one

<b>"My years in the military have left me a little hard of hearing, so when one of the guys said they heard a clank, I thought, OK, I don't believe that."</b><p>But his friend was not mistaken.<p>The 'clank' was a hole-in-one.<p>When 59-year-old American amateur golfer Patrick Wills struck his tee shot at the …

Golf

6 Reasons Burton's Willy Wonka Is Actually A Serial Killer

You might want to sit down for a second, because the information I'm about to give you will knock you straight on your ass: Tim Burton is kind of a …

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The Hilarious Story Of Shane, The Walmart Deli Guy, Told Through Notes From His Bosses

This is the ridiculous story of Shane, a Walmart deli employee. The pictures were taken by his co-worker, Reddit user Ardentleprechaun, of notes left …

Walmart

Idiot jumps on shark, idiot unfortunately not eaten by shark

It turns out that one of the downsides to creating a platform which gives billions of people a voice when they never had one before is giving …

Chimp Vs. Drone: Turns Out Chimpanzees Don't Like Being Spied On, Either

Is this chimp concerned about authorities snapping a picture of his penis, or is this merely the latest skirmish in a global animal uprising?<p>Either way, the message is clear: This chimp does not want that drone in his face. However, as the video reveals, he would like the drone to be in his …

This Hilarious Prank Is Hitting Walmarts Across America

“Eyebombing,” or sticking googly eyes on anything and everything to give it a funny face, is a thing people are doing and their pics are going viral …

Pranks

'Breatharian' Barbie Valeria Lukyanova Says She Wants To Live Off Light And Air Alone

A Ukrainian model who has cast herself as a real-life Barbie doll says she eventually hopes to live without eating or drinking.<p>Valeria Lukyanova, whose doll-like features and ultra-thin waist have stirred controversy in the past, has apparently made it her goal to survive "on air and light …

French Woman Wins Right To Marry Her Dead Fiance

A heartbroken French woman will be wed to her dead fiance because of a little-known French law used in such special circumstances.<p>The woman, who only identified herself as Pascale, was with her fiance for six-and-a-half years before he died of a heart attack. The tragedy occurred just one month …

Why Are Conservatives So Freaked Out by Gays?

The push in Arizona to legalize discrimination didn’t come out of nowhere. It was a response to the imaginary belief in the “homosexual agenda” of …

A Study Claims Global Warming Could Cause 180,000 More Rapes by 2099

It’s Still Legal to Fire Gays in Arizona

Jan Brewer’s veto of SB 1062 doesn’t change a thing: discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity is quite alright by the law.<p>Being …

Inmates in Thailand Can Reduce Their Sentences by Beating Foreigners in Muay Thai Prison Fights

In a world where prisoners’ sentences are reduced for good behavior, the rules at Klong Prem Central Prison, in Thailand, come across as bizarre. …

Martial Arts

Prius Owner Flips Out on Farmer and His Family for Driving a Truck

Also in News<p>March 07, 2017 0 Comments<p>White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer briefs the press from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room Monday …

A New Scientific Model that Defines Alien Intelligence

Should we ever detect an extraterrestrial civilization, or any kind of alien life for that matter, it's a safe bet they'll look very different from …

Singularity

What graphic novel should be required reading in high schools?

High school is when you learn a lot of the truth about being a grown up — and sometimes, the teachers will try to give you a heads-up, with reading …