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The Winners Of The Greatest Photoshop Battles Ever (10+ Pics)

Compiled by <b>Bored Panda</b>, the list below contains before and after pictures from some of our favorite PS battles ever waged. Let us know which ones are …

Humor

This Nervous Cheetah Was Given A 'Support' Puppy, In Cutest Move Ever By Zoo

In possibly the cutest move ever made in the history of zoos, this nervous baby cheetah has been given a "support puppy" to play with, to help make …

Pets

Meet the globe-trotting hairdresser who helps homeless people look sharp

When Joshua Coombes got off the bus at Union Station in Washington this past February, he didn’t set off for the usual tourist attractions along the Mall. Instead, the London-based hairdresser headed for the marble fountain where homeless people gather outside. Most travelers walk by without a …

Good News

Guy Makes Tiny Hats For The Toad Who Hangs Out On His Porch

One night over the summer, Chris Newsome noticed a little toad sitting on his porch. He didn't think much of it, until it happened again and …

Crime

Accepted, 8 times over: Ohio quadruplets earn spots at Yale, Harvard

Nick Wade was at track practice late one afternoon last week when he found out. The 18-year-old checked his phone and learned that he had made it into the Ivy League.<p>“One by one,” he said. “I found out I had gotten into my schools.”<p>Wade is a quadruplet, though, with three brothers on his high …

Education

37 Childhood Things You'll Only Know If You're Over 30

There was a time when you found playing with a Dustbuster exciting.

Kids

Deepak Chopra Reveals 7 Mindful Ways to Reduce Stress and Anxiety

With busy schedules and constant societal pressure, stress and anxiety are no strangers to most of us. It can be hard to unwind, relax and experience …

100 Pictures That'll Make You Pee Yourself Laughing

What more do you need?

Nature

50 Inspiring Motivational Quotes About Mental Toughness and Willpower

Looking for a burst of inspiration and motivation when times get tough? These quotes will help you keep pursuing your goals.<p>Arguably one of the most important qualities successful people possess is mental toughness: the drive and determination and willpower to keep going when the going gets …

Motivation

Grandma's wrong number Thanksgiving invitation ends in the best way possible

The heartwarming tale of a grandma texting a Thanksgiving invitation to the wrong number just got a perfect ending.<p>After 17-year-old Jamal Hinton from Phoenix, Arizona, received a text message inviting him to Thanksgiving dinner from an unknown number <i>claiming</i> to be his grandma, he asked for …

Rescue Goat With Anxiety Only Calms Down In Her Duck Costume

It all started when Leanne Lauricella went shopping at Marshalls before Halloween. She was browsing the aisles when something caught her eye - a …

This Muslim And Jewish Duo Cutting Homeless People's Hair For Free Will Give You Life

"The power of giving people a haircut is an amazing thing."<p>View this post on Facebook

Hair

A Service Dog Got His Caricature Drawn At Disneyland And People Can't Handle It

"There is beauty in the world."<p>Tanya Chen is a social news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in New York.<p>Contact Tanya Chen at tanya.chen@buzzfeed.com.<p>Got a confidential tip? Submit it here.

Yahoo

This Police Officer Dancing To Beyoncé Will Heal Your Soul

Thank you, universe.

Policing

In Other News: This Photo Of An Elephant Snuggling An Ostrich

The news this week.<p>For that reason, we're bringing you this photo of a baby elephant named Jotto cuddled up to an ostrich named Pea.<p>Conservationists with the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya came across Pea two years ago today, while they were rescuing a different infant elephant. The trust …

Wildlife
South Sudan

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 Finalists

Laughter is not the only thing this annual event that focuses on revealing the amusing side of nature wants to bring you, though – as the authors …

Photography

These 1500-Meter Paralympian Runners Were So Fast That Their Fourth-Place Time Would Have Won Gold At The Rio Olympics

Even the fourth-place time would have been good enough for Olympic gold.<p>Publishing and Optimization Strategist<p>Contact Javier Moreno at javier.moreno@buzzfeed.com.<p>Got a confidential tip? Submit it here.

Olympics

Paralympic Swimmer Jessica Long Wants to Be a Role Model for Young Girls

Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long has won 12 gold medals but nothing makes her feel more accomplished than being a role model.<p>“Winning gold medals is …

Lufthansa magazin

This Runner Stopped In Her Olympics Semi-Final To Help Her Injured Competitor Finish

I'm not crying, you are. No, I lied. I am crying. A lot.

Olympics

The Filipino divers everyone is making fun of are actually total class acts.

41-year-old Oksana Chusovitina may be the most incredible athlete at the Olympics

When American gymnastics superstar Simone Biles was born in 1997, Oksana Chusovitina had already won five world medals and an Olympic gold.<p>When …

Olympics

An Artist Has Made Wonderfully Realistic Balloon Animals

Masayoshi Matsumoto has been blowing up detailed creatures for seven years.<p>Correction: we originally had the mandrill balloon labelled as a baboon. Apologies to all balloon baboons.

Artists