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Who said wrist locks don't work? Watch Rafael Mendes using it to win in Japan

Rafael Mendes and his brother Guilherme travelled to Japan to take part in the Rickson Gracie Cup.<p>Watch how Rafael used the most underrated of the …

3 reasons Cosby defenders should be ashamed

<b>Whoopi Goldberg on "The View" (ABC/"The View")</b><p>The iconic comedian isn’t the victim of a vast conspiracy, despite what Whoopi Goldberg and others seem to suggest<p>Chris Ostendorf<p>November 25, 2014 11:30am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Daily Dot.<p>It’s not a great time to be a Bill Cosby …

Star Trek-like invisible shield protects Earth from 'killer electrons'

Scientists detected an invisible shield roughly 7,200 miles above the Earth's surface that is protecting us from harmful, super-fast electrons flying close to the speed of light.<p>It may sound like Star Trek tech, but this mysterious protective barrier isn't science fiction. The findings, described …

Scott Stapp Is Broke and Living in a Hotel

In an unsettling video posted to Facebook, the former lead singer of Creed confessed that he doesn't have enough money to feed himself and described a vast conspiracy against him.<p>​​Well, the vast project aimed at completely crushing the spirit of Scott Stapp, lead singer of Creed and rock 'n' roll …

Somebody Invented a Pill to Make Your Farts Smell Like Roses

"We had just come back from Switzerland and we were eating a lot with our friends, and the smell from the flatulence was really terrible. We couldn't breathe, so me and a friend decided something had to be done."<p>​The French have made many important contributions to this world: f oie gras, …

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'Las Vegas' Is a Short Film About New Zealand’s Oldest Strip Club

​Most people remember their first time inside a strip club. For New York–based filmmaker ​Tom Gould, that rite of passage was so memorable ​he made a film about it 14 years later.<p>​ Most people remember their first time inside a strip club. For New York–based filmmaker, ​Tom Gould, that rite of …

Why Are So Many More British Women Getting Butt Implants?

Last summer there was ​a reported 13 percent rise in fat-transfer operations—where fat is taken from the stomach or thigh area and squeezed into the buttocks—among plastic-surgery clinics in the UK.<p><i>​This post originally appeared in VICE UK</i><p>I'm at the Queen Anne Street Medical Center near Harley …

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What I've learned from dating a Filipino woman

Back in 2005 and for about 10 years before, I was living in the UK, studying architecture and working 9-to-5s in different architectural practices. I …

When Pricing Your Photography, Focus on the Value of Your Images

Lately, I have been seeing lots of memes and writings for photographers that try to justify the rates we charge to potential clients who seemingly do …

How to Unspoil a Child (with Pictures)

Part One of Three:<br>Breaking Old Habits<p>Part Two of Three:<br>Being the Adult<p>Part Three of Three:<br>Teaching Gratitude and Responsibility<p>Community Q&A<p>Search<p>Ask …

Revisiting the Case of the Wedding Photographer Threatened with a $300,000 Lawsuit

A couple years ago, I read a story about a Washington wedding photographer that was threatened with a $300,000 lawsuit by an ex-client. The story …