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Le Népal accepte l'identité transgenre sur les passeports - Grazia

Le Népal a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'il acceptait désormais l'identité transgenre.<p>La Cour suprême du Népal a annoncé aujourd'hui reconnaître désormais …

These Are Some Of The Worst Architectural Disasters in History

You've seen the most horrifying industrial disasters. Now, here are some of the worst architectural calamities ever to crush entire buildings right …

Phase One begins. Groundhogs will be our shadow slaves no more!

Phase One begins. Groundhogs will be our shadow slaves no more!<p><b>#2. A Groundhog Attacks a Little League Team</b><p>The groundhog was chasing the kids when an umpire dove in the way to attract its murderous attention. The beast happily diverted its rampage and began pursuing the umpire, who soon had to be rescued by yet another grown man, who led the groundhog on a chase into the parking lot. The man dove inside his car and sat trembling with fear as the groundhog viciously clawed at the vehicle’s …

Oh, good! iRobot, makers of the Roomba, just announced the new Ava 500, which will allow your boss to remotely follow you around in robot…

Oh, good! iRobot, makers of the Roomba, just announced the new Ava 500, which will allow your boss to remotely follow you around in robot form. The takeover continues… <b>#CrackedClassic</b>

In the bigger picture, there are worse things people could do with their free time than modding The Sims to barbecue a baby

In the bigger picture, there <b>are</b> worse things people could do with their free time than modding The Sims to barbecue a baby.<p><b>#2. The Sims 2’s Baby-cue Mod
</b><p>We’ve explored some of the horrors of The Sims series in the past, from monster babies to the depths of madness, but, as you probably already guessed, the deepest, darkest underbelly in the otherwise family-friendly game comes from its modding community. There are, of course, the ubiquitous nude patches and sex mods, because why shouldn’t there …

We just made you twenty eBay dollars.


We just made you twenty eBay dollars.


Seems like a pretty good ruse to keep those grabby Portuguese explorer mitts off their gold deposits

Seems like a pretty good ruse to keep those grabby Portuguese explorer mitts off their gold deposits.<p><b>#5. The Spanish Mistake California for an Island for 200 Years

</b><p>California is a fairly large landmass, big enough that you’d think no one could ever possibly confuse it with an island. Standard procedure for charting an island presumably includes “drive your boat all the way around the damn thing to make sure it isn’t landlocked,” and any explorer trying to mark that item off on their California …

Detailed obit of Iain Banks

Iain Banks died yesterday. The Guardian's John Mullan does justice to the long and important career of one of the best writers in two fields:<p>In 2010 …

A User's Guide to Neglectful Parenting, by Guy Delisle

A User's Guide to Neglectful Parenting is a funny and truthful book about being a parent, and as a bonus, it's told in cartoons. Guy Delisle, a …

Inside Beijing's former brothels

"Welcome to my humble brothel," jokes Simon Gjeroe, our 6ft-plus guide. Kowtowing to fit through the doorway, he ushers us into a two-storey building that was once one of Beijing’s bordellos.<p>Today we are touring Bada Hutong, an area a half mile square that is just south of Tiananmen Square and was …

World's most and least 'safe' airlines revealed

Airlineratings.com was developed by Geoffrey Thomas, an Australian aviation author, and is the result of two years of “painstaking” work by a team of researchers.<p>It has assessed 425 airlines around the world, ranking them using a star rating system. One-star airlines, it claims, are the least …

Too soon? 5 questions to ask when disaster strikes your travel plans.

Has a disaster ever forced you to rethink travel plans drastically?<p>When calamity strikes, it’s tough to think of yourself. Earthquakes, hurricanes and civil wars cause unimaginable devastation and tragedy for the people who are directly affected. In comparison, your itinerary feels …

These NYC Subway Portraits From The '60s Are Marvelous

What is it about spying on people on the train — no matter what decade — that's just so delightful?<p>All images via Brooklyn Public Library

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

Tag: Design News

Current Obsessions: Tricoleur<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Trending on Remodelista: 5 Design Ideas to Steal from France<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Current Obsessions: …

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Here's 20 Startling Images Invisible To The Naked Eye

When it comes to the world around use, not everything is as it seems. Here's 20 every objects including the likes of coffee, cigarette rolling …

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