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Tucker Carlson claims Trump staring at the sun was ‘the most impressive thing’ a president has ever done

Here’s an incomplete list of some impressive acts by the men who have held the American presidency: Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana …

Tucker Carlson

Netflix concedes viewership defeat to moon with bitter tweet

In the increasingly tense competition for our eyeballs, Netflix still remains supreme. Though beset by challenges like HBO, Amazon, and Hulu, the …

Technology

This Weatherman’s Reaction To The Eclipse Was So Amazingly Pure

Find someone who looks at you the way this man looked at the eclipse.<p>A Chicago meteorologist was over the moon when he saw Monday’s solar eclipse.<p>Tom Skilling, chief meteorologist for WGN-TV, travelled to Carbondale, Illinois to view Monday’s solar eclipse in its “path of totality,” or when the sun …

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Scooter Plunges Straight Into A Sinkhole After It Opens In A Street

The man appeared to be distracted by a cell phone.<p>A man appearing to be distracted by a phone drove a scooter head first into a sinkhole just after it opened up in southern China, a dramatic video shows.<p>The motorist was riding along a street in the coastal city of Beihai when he sailed straight …

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Police Seize Yuuuge Stash Of Donald Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills

Officers in Germany uncovered the illegal drugs during a random traffic stop over the weekend.<p>Police in northern Germany seized a batch of Donald Trump-shaped drugs over the weekend.<p>On Saturday night, officers in Osnabrück looked inside a van during a random traffic stop and uncovered a stash of …

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“Asia’s Cleanest Village” Sets Example for the World

From discarded plastic bottles and wrappers to the cow dung littering the streets of major cities like Delhi, trash is a big problem in India, but …

Cool Stuff

Korean Nail Artist Creates Pierced LED Disco Nails

Park Eunkyung, a popular nail technician from South Korea, may have just kickstarted the next big trend in nail art – multi-colored LED disco nails, …

Cool Stuff

‘Cupboard boy’ Julian Assange gets roasted on Twitter, again

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange keeps trying to connect with his loyal followers through Twitter, but he’s not doing a great job. In July, he …

Propaganda

Chinese Doctor Puts on Opera Makeup to Help Patients Relax

Bai Shufang, a doctor at a vitiligo hospital in Beijing, China, has been dressing up as a traditional opera character, complete with elaborate facial …

Cool Stuff

It’s Mayweather-McGregor fight week, and all Mayweather can tweet about is his strip club

As the Floyd Mayweather–Conor McGregor fight week begins, Mayweather doesn’t appear to be spending much time thinking about his opponent for Saturday …

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

Google searches for ‘am I blind’ inevitably spike after people ignore eclipse warnings

It appears Donald Trump wasn’t the only one to directly expose his eyes to a total solar eclipse.<p>Google Trends keyword searches for the term “eyes …

Gear & Gadgets

Police seize 5,000 ecstasy pills shaped like Donald Trump

They say that when life hands you lemons, make lemonade. But what should you do when life hands you a giant orange?<p>Well, make President Donald …

Donald Trump

Gross Dr. Pimple Popper Video Proves That "Unicorn" Cysts Are Real!

No rainbows with this growth.<p>Anytime a dermatologist summons a mythical beast to describe a skin growth, you know you’re in for a treat.<p>Dr. Pimple Popper, aka Sandra Lee, whose surgery videos gross out and delight the internet, posted a procedure on Sunday that she headlined “No More Unicorn.” The …

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Men Partially Blinded From A Solar Eclipse Warn Others To Watch Safely

“Nothing has changed,” one of the men said of the damage sustained 55 years ago. "It doesn't get any worse or better."<p>All it took was 20 seconds.<p>That’s how long two Oregon men say they looked at a partial solar eclipse with their naked eyes 55 years ago before it burned their retinas, causing …

Canadian News

Japanese Amateur Artist Specializes in Gravity-Defying Coin Structures

Stacking coins in a simple tower can get pretty challenging after it reaches a certain size, but that’s child’s play compared to what this Japanese …

Cool Stuff

The Alaskan Town Where Bald Eagles Are as Common as Pigeons

The majestic bald eagle is the national bird of the United States, but most Americans are lucky to see one first-hand during their lifetimes. Unless …

Cool Stuff

Christian Radio Host Bryan Fischer: Eclipse Is A Sign Of The Work Of Satan

Even the Church of Satan wants nothing to do with this one.<p>Centuries ago, celestial events such as eclipses evoked deep superstition.<p>For some people, that’s still the case today as a Christian radio host claimed that Monday’s total eclipse of the sun may be a “message” from God.<p>Bryan Fischer, host …

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‘Don’t look!’ shouts aide as Trump stares directly at solar eclipse

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump took in Monday’s total solar eclipse from the White House’s Truman Balcony, wearing protective …

Donald Trump

Tech-Savvy Father Builds Smartphone App That Forces Kids to Reply to Messages

Kids, and teens in particular, are apparently really good at ignoring their parents’ messages, which is why one London Father created ReplyASAP – a …

Cool Stuff

35 hilarious memes from last night’s game-changing ‘Game of Thrones’

<i>Warning: This article contains spoilers for the latest</i> Game of Thrones <i>episode, “Beyond the Wall.”</i><p>Last night’s Game <i>of Thrones</i> episode completely …

Game of Thrones

People Are Losing Their Minds Over This Solar Eclipse

Get some glasses and prepare yourself: Eclipse Twitter/Instagram is coming.<p>There’s almost nothing more we can say. ... A total eclipse of the sun is coming!<p>Now, maybe you’re among the 10 percent of people who haven’t heard anything about this...<p>Maybe you haven’t seen the <i>many</i> Twitter moments...<p>Maybe …

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The U.S. Olympic Team won gold with this perfect ‘Game of Thrones’ tweet

<i>Warning: This article contains major spoilers from the latest</i> Game of Thrones <i>episode, “Beyond the Wall.”</i><p>Last night’s game-changing <i>Game of Thrones</i> …

Game of Thrones

Moon Pie savagely owns Hostess with solar eclipse tweet

Monday brings us the first total solar eclipse in the U.S. since 1979, the first eclipse in the era of social media. Predictably, #brands were ready …

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Tormund wants to make monster babies with Brienne—and Twitter can’t handle it

Last night’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> was full of shocking moments, but the best part for many was the first half of the episode, as the men in the so-called …

Game of Thrones

Teen accused of Slender Man stabbing pleads guilty to reduced charge

Anissa Weier, one of two teenage girls charged with the stabbing of a classmate on behalf of the “Slender Man,” a character from a fictional horror …

Crime

Twitter Throws Shade On Ivanka Trump's Eclipse Tweet

That’s probably not what she was expecting.<p>Ivanka Trump attempted to educate the masses on Monday’s solar eclipse. Instead, she got schooled by Twitter.<p>On Sunday morning, the president’s daughter posted a tweet with a graphic image explaining the eclipse.<p>Naturally, Twitter used it as an excuse to …

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One image sums up how tiny and pathetic turnout was for Boston’s ‘free speech’ rally

On Saturday, tens of thousands of counterprotesters descended on the Boston Commons in response to a “free speech” rally being held by dozens of …

This guy’s anti-circumcision rant could stand to be cut down a bit

Male circumcision has become a hot topic of debate in recent years. Proponents of the procedure claim it’s harmless and increases cleanliness while …

Entertainment

Avocado macaroni and cheese is the latest crime against humanity

The world of social media can be an unforgiving place, especially when it comes to food. And as it turns out, a whole lot of people aren’t into the …

Mac and Cheese

Merriam-Webster schools Trump after ‘heel’ tweet flub

Homonyms are hard. We’ve all known that since the first grade, probably, but President Donald Trump is still learning the basics through trial and …

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