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11 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About St. Patrick’s Day

They say that everyone is a little bit Irish on St. Patrick’s Day. The beer-fueled holiday that rolls around every March is rapidly approaching, and people are about to break out their best green outfits for the occasion. But here are a few things that you should know before you go out and enjoy some brews. They could completely change the way you look at this drunken holiday. 1. St. Patrick wasn’t Irish. He was actually British, […]

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What He Did With Some Coins May Have Transformed Home Improvement Projects Forever

I don’t think there’s anything more frustrating than trying to unscrew something with a wrench, only to find that the one you’ve got is the wrong size. Not everyone has those fancy adjustable wrenches, so if you don’t have the correct tool, you’re usually out of luck. But not anymore! This genius hack will completely flip that script on its head. Wait’ll you see how this guy fixes the whole “my wrench is too big” problem. If […]

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11 Reasons Why Running Is Not As Good For You As You Might Think

Running is an incredibly simplistic form of exercise. All you need is some jogging clothes and a pair of shoes and you’re off. It’s a go-to for a lot of people who are trying to lose weight and work up a sweat. But running may not be as good for you as you think. There are a lot of dangers associated with running that you might not even know about. Here are just a few of the […]

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These Biblical ‘Facts’ Are Actually Completely Untrue — Did You Know?

Fact: The Bible is best-selling book of all time. It’s also probably the most hotly debated book ever. It has changed the lives of so many people and continues to shape the world in ways that we can’t even fathom. Even if you’ve never read it cover to cover, you’ve probably skimmed the pages while in school or even in a hotel room. But how well do you know The Bible? From Adam and Eve to The […]

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People Were Shocked When They Saw A Wrecked Semi, But When They Saw The Driver…

Pet owners know that when it comes to car rides, our furry friends have some seriously mixed feelings. There’s the dog that’s terrified, the one who wants to ride literally in your lap, and the other who’s so excited the whole time you’re on the road. In Minnesota, though, it appears there’s a whole new category — dogs who dream of driving themselves! In the small city of Mankato, police were alerted to a rather unusual automobile […]

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There Is One Thing You Should Be Eating Every Day, And It’s Not What You’d Expect

Bananas are delicious, healthy snacks. It’s really a shame that we don’t eat more of them. Sadly, these awesome yellow fruits are still more closely associated with chimps than they are with humans. Well, here are a few reasons why we should take notes from our monkey friends. Bananas are packed with loads of benefits, and you should probably be eating them every day! 1. Bananas are full of tryptophan, which turns into serotonin. That helps battle […]

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This Guy Claims He Can Read Your Mind When You See How, He Might Convince You

Magicians and telepaths have built entire careers around the public’s belief that they can read people’s minds. Whether or not there’s any real truth to what they claim is entirely up for debate. But you don’t have to have a ton of smoke and mirrors to make people believe. All Lasse Balama needs is two minutes of your time, a few easy math questions, and a video camera. So…could he read your mind? Well, he couldn’t read […]

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Tired Of How He Looked And Felt, He Changed Everything The Results Are Amazing

Like many teenagers, Austin Shifflett was on the receiving end of bullying in high school. He was self-conscious about his weight, and the fact that his fellow classmates taunted him for it only made him fall deeper into depression. But when he went on medication, it only made things worse — a side effect of the drugs was weight gain. Then one day, everything changed. An eye-opening moment motivated him to start working out and eating healthy. […]

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You’ll Never Believe The Innovative Thing This Guy Did With A Trash Can

Every year, the average American eats nearly 18 pounds of bacon. And while it’s great to get your bacon fill by buying a package of the smokey meat from the store, why not make it yourself? If your first thought is that it’s difficult, expensive, and convoluted to smoke meat, think again. All you need is a trash can, a hot plate, some wood chips, and a grill grate. You’re about to make all your friends jealous […]

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