Viral

Internet Rushed To Defend Bully Victim, Then Discovers Truth About His Mom

The heartbreaking story of Keaton Jones took an odd twist on Monday, when reporters unearthed photos of the family posing with Confederate flags and …

Entertainment

This 6-Year-Old Makes $11 Million a Year on YouTube. Here's What His Parents Figured Out

He shoots videos on the weekend, when he's out of school. And some of them have billions of views.<p>A few years ago, a preschooler named Ryan was really into watching toy review videos on YouTube. He started asking his parents to set up a channel for him, too.<p>They obliged. As you might imagine, no …

Dogs are better at understanding us than we are at understanding them, study reveals

Professor Scott says: "You look at photographs of dogs being hugged by people and the dogs show objective signs of distress."<p>A dog is said to be a …

Psychology

5 Bestselling Hair Tools That Will Change Your Styling Routine Forever — All From Amazon

We're always on the hunt for tools that make our styling routines as easy as possible. That's why we love trying products from Amazon because they often come with hundreds of customer reviews. You know it's a purchase you can feel good about after doing your research.<p>We rounded up the bestselling …

Hair

This Optical Illusion Is Taking Over the Internet

If there’s something we need to start the New Year off right, it’s an Internet optical illusion to share with our friends and family. Thankfully, …

Cool Stuff

10 Incredible Uses for Cryptocurrency and Blockchain You Probably Haven't Thought of

Cryptocurrency to battle election fraud? De-corrupt charities? Make the world greener? Who knew?<p>Now, more than ever before is a time to be thinking about cryptocurrencies. Over the past few years, cryptocurrency has grown exponentially because of its attractiveness to people looking to use this …

Cryptocurrency

What everybody got wrong about that viral video of a starving bear

It is likely one of the most widely viewed images that is going to emerge from Canada all year: An emaciated polar bear digging through garbage that …

Northern Canada

‘Rooftopper’ Wu Yongning’s Death Caught On Camera: Daredevil Fell From A 62-Storey Building During A Stunt

“Rooftopper” Wu Yongning’s plans for his future and his family would no longer be fulfilled as the famed Chinese daredevil accidentally plummeted to …

Offbeat News

Trump's Motorcade Keeps Getting the Middle Finger

Donald Trump just can't escape the finger.<p>The president got flicked off yet again on Saturday in Florida as his motorcade traveled to his Mar-a-Lago …

Donald Trump

Jimmy Kimmel, With Son Billy in Tow, Delivers Tear-Filled Plea for CHIP

The ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ host brought his son Billy on the program, who recently underwent heart surgery, and railed against the Republican tax …

Jimmy Kimmel

Woman reveals how her father tortured her for 18 years to make her 'superhuman'

She said: "I really think that, without my animals, I wouldn't be alive today."<p>A woman recently revealed how her father tortured her when she was a …

‘Protests won’t help’: rider’s open letter to drivers goes viral

<b>A rider who was thrown into a hedge in a road collision has written an open letter to car drivers.</b><p>Photographer Ami Robertson was inspired to write …

Horses

CNN Responds to Trump’s Attack on Don Lemon: ‘In a World Where Bullies Torment Kids…’

In response to <b>Donald Trump</b> tweeting that CNN anchor <b>Don Lemon</b> is the “dumbest man on television,” the cable news network released a statement slamming …

Donald Trump

Vancouver taxi expert says he’s not surprised viral video showed driver refusing fare

An analyst who wrote his master’s thesis on Vancouver’s taxi industry says he was not surprised after a video surfaced showing a taxi driver refusing …

Uber

Why A New Yorker Short Story About Bad Sex Went Viral

What we talk about when we talk about "Cat Person" by Kristen Roupenian.<p>We’ve developed a pretty clear idea, by the Year of Our Lord 2017, of what should go viral on social media. Body-positive clapbacks. Video clips of hamsters eating tiny burritos. Bizarre optical illusions. Searing takedowns of …

Art

A Chinese 'Rooftopper' Has Fallen to His Death While Scaling a Skyscraper

A Chinese climber famous for scaling skyscrapers without any safety equipment has died after falling from a 62-story building in the city of …

News

8-Year-Old Asks Santa For Nothing This Christmas And Now We’re Crying

This girl understands the true meaning of Christmas.<p>It’s easy to get caught up in consumerism during the holidays, and this is especially true for …

Christmas

Man flu may be real, study suggests

"Men may not be exaggerating symptoms but have weaker immune responses".<p>'Man flu' – the much-debated phenomenon where a man suffering from cold, flu …

Medicine

This 6-year-old made $11 million on YouTube in one year

Meet Ryan, age 6. He's the host of Ryan ToysReview on YouTube. He earned $11 million in revenue in twelve months. From the Washington Post:<p>What has …

Houston teen's tweet to save her father's bakery goes viral

The power of social media is drumming up lots of work for a longtime bakery owner. His daughter was worried about her father's business, so she went …

Texas

We can’t stop watching these hilarious ‘silent monks’ singing The Hallelujah Chorus

11 December 2017, 14:57<p>A group of high school students give a unique performance of ‘The Hallelujah Chorus’, dressed in monk’s robes. BRB, just going …

HANDEL

Record high Google searches for skin cancer prevention boosted by viral selfie

A viral selfie documenting one woman’s skin cancer treatment prompted record high Google searches for prevention of the condition, a new study has …

Cancer

Netflix Hilariously Trolls People For Their Viewing Habits And Twitter Is Dying

Netflix is questioning users who have watched the same cheesy movie over and over<p>Have you ever wondered what Netflix does with all your information? …

Netflix

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma wedding: How the match got fixed

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's romance begins when the two meet on the set of a shampoo commercial<p><b>2013:</b> Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's romance …

Cricket

Swedish women's handball team has viral hit with Zumba dance video

Sweden beat Slovenia 33-21 in Leipzig on Sunday to upset the odds and book their place in the quarter-finals, and in celebration the players decided …

Sweden

This Viral Post About A Middle School’s Gym Clothes Policy Is Just The Tip Of The Iceberg On Learned Sexism In Schools

There are a lot of instances when gender equality is at risk in the classroom — the way educators handle dress codes, group discussions, assigned …

Gender

'Cat Person' and the Impulse to Undermine Women's Fiction

Kristen Roupenian’s viral New Yorker short story is not an essay—but many have seen it as one.<p>In fiction-writing—before characters can be developed, before plots can be sketched, before tensions can be introduced, and attendant arcs molded and stretched—the author must first make some much more …

Jonathan Franzen

Stray dog fascinates with knowledge of traffic rules in Istanbul

ISTANBUL<p>A stray dog has drawn fascination with his knowledge of traffic rules in Istanbul’s Ataşehir district.<p>A video of the dog waiting for the …

Turkey

Tomorrow, break the internet and stick up for net neutrality 

The internet as we know it is in serious danger thanks to FCC chairman Ajit Pai and the entire Trump administration’s desire to put corporations …

Net Neutrality

Massive scrub python blocks Queensland road, finds fame on QPS Facebook page

A scrub python so long it blocked the road and the path of two Queensland police officers has found fame on social media.<p>A photograph of the massive …