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U.S. Housing-Market Trends Suggest Recession Around Election Time, 2020

Ten years ago, in September 2008, plunging home prices pushed Lehman Brothers into bankruptcy, fueling a financial crisis that sent the United …

International Relations

Popular Perfume Scent Unexpectedly Reverses Baldness in New Study

"This is actually a rather amazing finding."<p>Synthetic sandalwood, better known for its role as sock-drawer potpourri, had unexpected effects on hair …

Research

Scientists create multi-million pound 'golden eggs' to treat cancer and hepatitis

Japanese scientists have created hens that can lay multi-million pound “golden eggs” containing an expensive protein used to treat serious diseases such as cancer and hepatitis.<p>The creation of the so-called “golden eggs” was masterminded by scientists at Japan’s Biomedical Research Institute at the …

Viruses

Bitcoin’s Biggest Name Forgot a Rule for Selling Shovels

We all know the sage advice that in a gold rush the best thing to do is sell shovels.<p>My caveat would be to ensure you’re paid in cash. And just to be clear for the modern world, this does <i>not</i> mean getting paid in Bitcoin Cash.<p>Yes, I am looking at you, Bitmain Technologies Ltd.<p>The Chinese company is …

Bitcoin Cash

This Oil Infusion Appliance Is The KitchenAid Of Cannabis

While private pop-up dinners, farm-to-table feasts and Insta-famous chefs are ruling the cannabis cuisine scene right now, LEVO is changing the game for curious home cooks.<p>First launched in 2017, the appliance makes the infusion of oil and butter from dry cannabis flower as easy as the touch of a …

Cannabis Industry

This Dormant $720 Million Bitcoin Wallet Has Woken Up - But Who Owns It?

Advertisement<p>Once again in the world of cryptocurrency, we have a mystery on our hands.<p>A $720 million sleeping giant has woken up after four years, …

Silk Road

Fix and Flip Loans: The 6 Best Fix and Flip Financing Options

Fix and flip loans are used by short-term real estate investors to purchase and renovate a property before flipping it for a profit. This type of …

Loans

20 Best Bourbon Whiskeys

Exploring the wide world of bourbon whiskey–not to mention trying the best bourbons–is among the most rewarding hobbies an adult male can pursue. …

Bourbon Whiskey

Big Pharma's Opioid Greed Was Even Worse Than We Thought

"The Sackler family is just as shameless, and only marginally less ruthless, than the drug cartels."<p>The chutzpah was almost impressive. A member of the Sackler family that owns Purdue Pharma—the notorious manufacturer of Oxycontin—recently patented a new form of the anti-addiction drug …

Drug Cartels

40 Products On Amazon That You Didn't Realize You'd Get A Ton Of Daily Use Out Of

When is a product actually worth more than you spend on it? Easy: when you purchase a product that you end up relying on so much more than you ever …

Miniature

Paul McCartney Opened Up About The Beatles Many Sexcapades And, Holy Heck, I'm Blushing

"John discovered the husband was watching. That was called ‘kinky’ in those days."

Paul McCartney

This 17-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is The Go-To Social Media Advisor For Major Brands

By Kivo Media<p>Meet Matthijs Otterloo a 17 years old entrepreneur from The Netherlands, he started off his career providing SEO services for various websites. One of them being Skweezer where customers can buy Instagram followers. In this highly competitive market, he managed to rank the site on #1 …

Social Media

Why America's Sub-4% Unemployment Rate Means A Recession Is Not Far Off

The strong job market has become a reason for optimism for many Americans in the past couple years in stark contrast to the dark days of the Great Recession and the ensuing “jobless recovery.” The unemployment rate fell beneath 4% for the past several months, weekly jobless claims are at a 49-year …

Dot-Com Bubble

CBD Company Charlotte's Web Debuts IPO

Colorado-based cannabidiol company, Charlotte’s Web completed its Initial Public Offering in Canada on August 30, 2018. The company’s shares trade on the Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”) under the ticker symbol “CWEB” and debuted at C$7.00 (US $5.40) per share.<p>Charlotte’s Web Holdings, Inc. …

Stocks

If You're In A Relationship, You Need To See This Guide On Farting While Sharing A Bed

A couple that farts together stays together.

Galaxy X: Samsung Finally Announces Foldable Smartphone’s Release Date

It's about time.<p>After years of seemingly getting delayed, Samsung finally appears ready to unveil its highly-anticipated, foldable Galaxy X …

Mobile

A Guide to Cannabis Distillates

“Civilization begins with distillation.”<p>Or so said classic American author William Faulkner years ago. The legendary drinker was referring to …

Cannabis Oil Distillate: A Different Kind of Concentrate

A drop of distillate sits perched on the edge of a dabbing tool. Taut like a raindrop, this viscus and opaque orb glimmers as it rests within the …

That Dallas Money Diarist On How She Came To Make $186,000 & Own 4 Properties

In July, we published the Money Diary of a vice president and CFP in Dallas, TX, who makes $186,000 per year (and nearly half a million when combined …

There’s No Coup Against Trump

American democracy is imperiled by Republicans enabling the president’s authoritarian impulses, not by self-aggrandizing op-eds from anonymous bureaucrats.<p>For political observers and reporters, every day since the November 2016 election seems to have contained some sort of absurd twist or …

Donald Trump

The Super Rich of Silicon Valley Have a Doomsday Escape Plan

Wealthy Americans have stepped up investment in New Zealand. Parliament votes to ban foreigners from buying bolt-hole homes.<p>By Olivia …

New Zealand

The 'deep web' may be 500 times bigger than the normal web. Its uses go well beyond buying drugs

The so-called dark web, a portion of the hidden internet, is usually associated with a host of illegal activities including the buying and selling of …

Privacy

Analysts Expect Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (FB) to Post $1.48 EPS

Analysts expect that Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (NASDAQ:FB) will report earnings of $1.48 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. …

Investing

Richard Hammond And Family Burgled While Sleeping In Saint Tropez Villa, Knockout Gas Suspected

The Grand Tour host Richard Hammond, his wife Mindy, and daughter Willow were the targets of a burglary while staying at a luxury villa with 12 other …

Richard Hammond

13 Psychology Tricks That Will Work On Anybody

Every human being is a unique universe, but psychologists who have a keen eye for details keep discovering new behavioral patterns that are believed …

3 Stocks That Have More Than Doubled in 2018

Square, Carvana, and Etsy have all soared more than 100% this year. The good times may not be over.<p>We're now two-thirds of the way through 2018, and …

Investing

Week 1 Fantasy Football Rankings: Running back

There's an elephant in the room with our Week 1 fantasy running back rankings -- or, perhaps more accurately, there's an elephant <i>not</i> in the room. …

Fantasy Football

Google and Mastercard are secretly tracking your offline purchases

Google has quietly been providing select advertisers a “stockpile” of offline credit card transaction data.<p>After a four year negotiation, Google and Mastercard reached a deal that would pay the latter millions in exchange for coughing up data on its card holders, according to a <i>Bloomberg</i> report. …

Personal Information

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Breast Recipe on Pinterest — Popular on Pinterest

When I was a kid and asked what was for dinner, chances were good the answer would be "chicken." Most of the time, that meant chicken breasts. My …

Cooking

These Snails Are As Big As A Person's Head

😱😱😱<p>This is not a drill.<p>These massive snails are actually real — and a few years ago, they took over Florida.<p>Meet the giant African land snail, a …

Zoology