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WALSH: We Have Turned Childhood Into A Mental Disorder. And It's Ruining Our Kids.

According to a report, there has been a dramatic rise in children misusing and overdosing on ADHD medications. I happened to see that report a day …

TIL 30 interesting facts about Reddit

Reddit has become one of the most powerful sites in the online world. It averages between 10 and 12 million unique visitors and over 100 million …


Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …


Why Hitler hated being called a Nazi and what's really in humble pie – origins of words and phrases revealed

From Nazis and film buffs to heckling and humble pie, the obscure origins of commonly-used words and phrases are explained in a new etymological guide.<p>Have you ever wondered why we pass the buck, eat humble pie or let the cat out of the bag?<p>The English language is rich in idioms and expressions …

Wallets for /r/malefashionadvice. DANK pics

I really like The Nodus Compact Wallet. Available in 4 colours. Includes easy access slots, RFID protection and even a dedicated slot for a key. …

10 best ski towns to visit this winter

Where to ski and where to stay in 2017-2018<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in December 2016 but has been updated with new towns and the latest information for this winter.</i><p>Each winter, skiers and snowboarders are faced with the same dilemma: Where should they ski this year? For the …

The 11 best games that aren't about killing stuff

But there are exceptions to every rule — I'd be shocked if anyone ever said, "I'm not here to make friends," on "The Great British Bake Off," for example.<p>Similarly, there are plenty of examples of video games that aren't about super soldiers or assassins — You just have to be willing to look around …


6. Rey Feels The Power Of The Dark Side

It's made clear in Star Wars: The Force Awakens that Rey is on the path to becoming a very powerful Jedi, and while Kylo Ren attempts to seduce her …

Star Wars

Now that CISA has passed, here are some tips to protect your Privacy, Anonymity, and Security (x-post from /r/YouShouldKnow)

<!-- SC_OFF --><div class="md"><p><strong><em>[PSA--Long post ahead. tl;dr for the first half of this: You might be getting spied on. Skip to the …


Just the facts

To all the cut-throat overachievers who say I'm lazy

My father sends me inspirational quotes each morning

How to dock like a boss (English version)

For all of you trying to eat better this summer, this helped me escape being a fat kid.

26 Offensive Adverts From 1900s

Scientists have found a 10 million gallon 'bath mat' of oil on the floor of the Gulf of Mexico

Now it appears this ring is part of a washroom set: A different team of scientists has found that up 10 million gallons of oil have created what can be called only a "bath mat" beneath the sediment of the gulf's floor.<p>First the ring. David Valentine and colleagues from the University of California …

University of California

MRW I show my fiance my pink manicure with tiny bows and he says it's not me because it's "too girly"

Judge rules seriously ill boy, 13, can be treated against mothers beliefs

Teenager can be treated with blood products against the belief of his Jehovah's Witness mother<p>A seriously ill teenager can be treated with blood products even though his mother is unable to consent because of her religious beliefs, a High Court judge has ruled.<p>Mr Justice Cobb said the 13-year-old …

Anxiety doesn't come from thinking about the future It comes from trying to control it - Asked my grandad does he worry about dying

How Disney Creates Magical Experiences (and a 70% Return Rate)

Disney’s ability to “wow” its fans and captivate customers for decades is explored in depth in <i>Be Our Guest</i>, a veritable handbook for Disney magic.<p>Of …