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24 Tumblr Posts That Sum Up Your Complicated Relationship With Sleep

*tries to get eight hours of sleep in three hours*


8 Times Deadpool Made Tumblr So Much Better

<i>With the night-unprecedented success of the Deadpool film, the rest of the world knows what comic readers and internet folks have known for decades:</i> …


23 Produce-Chopping Tips Every Home Chef Needs To Know

These are some really fine hacks.


19 Heartbreaking "Harry Potter" Tumblr Posts That'll Make You Cry



23 Easy Ways To Turn Your Room Into A Cosmic Getaway

Sleep under the stars every night.

Urban Outfitters

High School Cross-Country Team Invites Shelter Dogs On Their Morning Run

"I am not sure who was more excited."<p>Nobody wants to stay cooped up indoors on a nice summer day - and shelter animals are certainly no exception. …

How to make cold-brew coffee at home

Whipping up quality cold-brew coffee is easy and delicious -- and saves you money.<p>Once you taste really good cold brew, it's very hard settling for ordinary iced coffee. Coffee shops and gourmet grocers are aware of cold brew's charms, and they now charge a premium for it. My local Starbucks …


19 Times Tumblr Understood The Struggle Of Being A Writer

Please don't arrest me, it was just research I swear!


First picture of brand new Red Dwarf

Here they are, the brave (and slightly older) crew of the Red Dwarf as they return for brand new episodes on Dave.<p>Advertisement<p>Red Dwarf XI, the …

Entire JetBlue Flight Comforts Orlando Victim's Grandmother In The Most Beautiful Way

"In spite of a few hateful, broken human beings in this world ... people ARE kind."<p>A woman flying to Florida to attend the funeral of her grandson, who was gunned down in the Orlando massacre, has received an outpouring of support from flight attendants and fellow passengers.<p>Dancer Luis Omar …

25 American classics everyone should read at least once

Miriam Tuliao, the assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us create a list of 25 American classics everyone should read. From John Steinbeck's masterpiece to Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," these 25 titles are worth your time.<p><i>Do you think another</i> …


Joe Biden Writes An Open Letter To Stanford Survivor

The vice president, in an open letter sent to BuzzFeed News, said "a lot of people failed" the Stanford sexual assault survivor and that she will "save lives" thanks to the powerful message she read to her assailant in court.<p>Vice President Joe Biden penned an open letter to the Stanford sexual …

Joe Biden

Girl With A Prosthetic Leg Overjoyed To Get A Doll That Has One, Too

All the happy tears.<p>What a doll!<p>A video of a young girl named Emma Bennett, who has a prosthetic leg and received an American Girl doll with one as well, has gone viral. The clip features Emma bursting with joy after being surprised by custom-made doll that looks like her.<p>“She’s got a leg just like …

This Puppy Is So Excited to Hang Out With BB-8

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> may have introduced the world to the impressive talents of Daisy Ridley and John Boyega, but the real breakout star of …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Dan Aykroyd calls new 'Ghostbusters' 'brilliant,' funnier than the original

Hey trolls — Dan Aykroyd has seen the new, all-female reboot of <i>Ghostbusters ...</i> and absolutely loves it.<p>The actor, who co-wrote and starred in the …

27 Movies Every Musical Nerd Absolutely Has To See

Hint: Basically anything starring Julie Andrews.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

West Side Story

Artist Quits Job to Craft Beautiful Handmade Fairy Tale Book Covers

Aniko Kolesnikova creates darling journal covers, molded out of clay and rich in dreamy detail. Better known as Mandarin Duck online, this creative lady keeps herself very busy, between filming YouTube tutorials, sculpting items with clay, and crafting various, adorable, homemade pieces. Having …


41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>


Photo of the Day: Best of March

One of the most important attributes a good photograph can have is mood. Mood can mean a lot of different things, but when you see it for yourself, it’s undeniable. This month’s photographs oozed with mood. Scenes such as a misty walkway in Poland, the excitement of foxes on the chase in Japan, …

11 Geeky and Unusual Blankets to Keep You Warm

Wrap yourself up in one of these quirky blankets.<p><i>Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers and may receive a small percentage</i> …

20 Incredibly Fun Workout Classes

I'm in!<p>I think it’s safe to say that if you want to live a long and healthy life, regular exercise is a must. In 2013, researchers at the Centers for …

Check Out Orphan Black's Season 4 Trailer (the Techno Remix?)

If you’re wondering why the sci-fi drama <i>Orphan Black</i> needs a trailer set to techno (trance, really), blame BBC America’s quirkiness, which they’ve …

Top 100 Knitting Blogs for Knitters and Crocheters - Knitting Blog

Submit Your Blog<p>SUBMIT BLOG<p>Rank<p>Blog Name<p>Facebook Fans<p>Twitter Followers<p>Alexa Rank<p>1<p>Denver, CO USA<p><b>About Blog</b> - Blog where millions of members are …

Surprise: An 8th Harry Potter book is coming out this summer

LONDON — Learning that a brand new <i>Harry Potter</i> story was coming to the stage in London was undeniably magical — but the news left many fans across …


Watch 51 Black Dancers Slay Hard With Debbie Allen at White House Performance

First Lady and lover of dance Michelle Obama invited the legend Debbie Allen and a phenomenal group of 51 black dancers to perform at the White House …

8. Deputy Chief Tom Matthews (Dexter)

Scripted television is not the same thing as real life. That's an obvious statement, but one that needs to be said right up front when presenting a …


Star Wars movie release dates calendar

You just saw <i>The Force Awakens</i> and want more next-gen <i>Star Wars</i>. Well, you’re going to get more. A lot more. Regularly and steadily, for many years to …

Star Wars Anthology Series

23 Ridiculously Cool Toys That Kids And Adults Will Enjoy

You're never too old for toys.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Mario Kart

Kits for Kids: 10 Gifts for Young Makers

As you play Santa this holiday and shop for the youngsters on your list, go for gifts that give all year long. The marketplace is packed with arts …