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25 Harry Potter Facts That Will Knock You Off Your Broomstick

Everyone knows the story of Harry Potter, but few people know what went down behind the scenes of the movies or what inspired J.K. Rowling to write one of the most read book series in the world. These 25 little-known Harry Potter facts will knock you off your broomstick and give you a glimpse into […]

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Aaron Swartz Refused To Be Labeled

View this image › The New York Times, Michael Francis McElroy / AP In September of 2009, Swartz wrote about his own sexuality on his blog, “Raw Thought,” in which he discussed society’s need for labels and how he, in fact, did not identify with them. This new gay identity was projected back through history […]

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Community Post: 46 Animals Having A Better Summer Than You

1. This dog who started working out in February so his body would be beach ready Via giphy.com 2. And this walrus who did the same thing Via metaf.tumblr.com 3. This spider who can’t believe how amazing she looks in her bathing suit Via giphy.com 4. These skateboarding dogs Via giphy.com 5. Via mesovideo.tumblr.com 6. […]

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This Woman’s Butt Selfie Was Banned From Instagram, So She Fought Back

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Meghan Tonjes’ fully covered butt selfie was removed from Instagram after the app said it violated “mature content” rules. She created a body positivity campaign in response. 1. Last week, singer-songwriter and body positive blogger Meghan Tonjes found out that one of her Instagram photos had been removed because it violated the company’s “mature content” […]

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Can’t find the right word for a hard-to-describe emotion? Meet a man who makes them.

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What if you needed a word for something that you can’t quite define? Where would you turn? Have you ever tried to explain something but gave up because the person you’re talking to wouldn’t be able to relate? Or worse yet, there’s not an actual word for what you’re trying to explain? Well, there’s a […]

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This Amazing Mashup Compares Bey And Jay To The Underwoods From “House Of Cards”

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Are Jay Z and Beyoncé basically Frank and Claire Underwood? In response to the latest rumors about Beyoncé and Jay Z’s relationship, Swagger New York created memes combining the couple’s lyrics with stills from House of Cards. View this image › Swagger New York / Via Netflix “Given all the talk re: Jay and Beyoncé’s […]

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26 Songs All About Money and Wealth

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It’s all about the Benjamins, baby. Much of the criticism surrounding Jay-Z’s new record Magna Carta Holy Grail pointed to Jay-Z’s insistence on continuing to rap about his wealth. This was exacerbated by the controversial Samsung deal that earned him $5 million and RIAA’s platinum certification (thanks to its new rules) before the record was […]

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Ads Vs Reality: 20+ Hilarious Examples Of False Advertising

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Life is all about managing expectations – or managing the expectations of others. So when the marketers promise more than they deliver, we feel betrayed. How can we fight that? By revealing their lies to the public. Bored Panda put together this list of false advertising to show you, dear Pandas, that it’s all for […]

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If You Have An Onion And Some Gatorade, You Can Charge Your Phone In A Pinch

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Like bobby pins, car keys, and sanity, phone chargers are experts when it comes to disappearing. And the fact that they can now be split into two pieces only doubles your chances of losing one or both of them. I don’t know about you, but whenever I have the cord in my possession, the block […]

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23 Excelentes razones para beber más vino

23 Excelentes razones para beber más vino. View this image › 1. Consigues usar una gran variedad de copas. View this image › squidoo.com 2. Aquellos que toman cantidades moderadas de alcohol, incluyendo el vino tinto, parecen tener menor riesgo de problemas cardíacos. reactiongifs.com flossingwhiledrunk.tumblr.com Cajas de jugo.   La CLINICA MAYO lo dice y […]

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62 Digital Resources You May Have Missed

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Wow, is the week over already? It seems like only yesterday we were upgrading our iPhone software to iOS 6. Perhaps you skipped the update altogether, and decided to camp out and get yourself a shiny new iPhone 5. Or maybe you just spent the week playing video games in your underwear, and watching reruns […]

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The 7 Most Dramatic Celebrity Paparazzi Scandals

1. Sienna Miller’s $80,000 settlement. View this image › Reuters/Stefan Wermuth / Reuters In 2008, Sienna Miller won $80,000 in settlements after suing British paparazzi who she said harassed her and invaded her privacy, by chasing her while she was in her car and stalking her outside her home. She later said of the case: […]

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This Might Be The Strangest Book Ever Written

1. These pages are from the Codex Seraphinianus. View this image › Via Facebook: Codex-Seraphinianus-Full-Book-In-Pictures-jpg / Luigi Serafini 2. The title means “The Manuscript of Serafini”. View this image › Via Facebook: Codex-Seraphinianus-Full-Book-In-Pictures-jpg / Luigi Serafini 3. The book portrays Serafini’s imagined world in two sections. The first half deals with flora, fauna and physics, […]

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23 People More Patriotic Than You

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USA! USA! 1. These Second Life characters. marketplace.secondlife.com   2. This glamorous gal. View this image › photos.ellen.warnerbros.com 3. These stripe-y brides. dressek.com dressek.com   4. These giant babies. zooopitup.com dressek.com   5. These painted patriots. View this image › bestracecostumes.wordpress.com 6. These tattoo aficionados. old.daps.tv tattooideascenter.com   7. This lively pomeranian. instagram.com 8. This […]

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25 Crazy Rites of Passage

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Whether you celebrate your coming of age with a birthday party or by permanently disfiguring your body, most cultures on earth recognize the importance of this stage in an individual’s life. The crazy rites of passage in this list commemorate a young adults’ entry into adulthood and the agonizing things they are willing to endure […]

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Community Post: 12 Grains That Will Give Your Salad Mad Street Cred

1. Bulgur View this image › kalynskitchen.com / Via kalynskitchen Sure it sounds like that the name of that friend you didn’t want to invite to the party, like ugh Bulgur, you’re drunk again, go home but tastes like toasty walnuts. It’s perfect in soups and salads but unfortunately wheat based, so a no-go for […]

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23 French Fries That Went Beyond The Call Of Duty

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Live your best fry life. View this image › Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed 1. Beer-Soaked Chili Cheese Fries View this image › backtoherroots.com Beer + fries = happiness. Grab the recipe here. 2. Carne Asada Fries View this image › thecandidappetite.com Who needs tortillas anyway? Pick up the recipe here. 3. Crispy Buffalo Oven Fries […]

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28 Signs You Were Raised By Irish Parents

1. There was only one cure for an upset stomach. Or a headache. Or a cold. View this image › wordpress.com 2. And if 7UP didn’t sort it out, this certainly would. View this image › mistrys.co.uk 3. You knew that acting the maggot would result in this. View this image › Via dublinwanderings.blogspot.co.uk 4. […]

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Community Post: The Best Father Daughter Songs In The History Of History

1. Daughters – John Mayer Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=rZLbUIa7exE. youtube.com You’ve got the one that actually mention fathers and daughters 2. Father and Daughter – Paul Simon Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=COQPSoRFdwg. youtube.com The Wild Thornberries one 3. My Girl – The Temptations Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=4P1x7Yy9CXI. youtube.com I’ve got sunshine on a cloudy day… 4. […]

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10 Books By Comedy Writers That Will Inspire You To Get It Together

A reading list that will get take your ass from grass to in-gear. 1. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me And Other Concerns by Mindy Kaling View this image › Amazon / Via ecx.images-amazon.com If you haven’t figured out by now that Mindy Kaling’s words are gospel, then you deserve a swift kick in the […]

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23 Elementos De Prueba Que Demuestran Que El Punk Está Muerto

1. La chaqueta de Chris Brown. View this image › NGRE/AKM-GSI 2. Esta almohada. One Direction. Harry, Zayn, Louis, Niall, Liam. View this image › wanelo.com 3. Este anuncio de mantequilla con John Lydon. Yo compro Country Life, porque es la que mejor sabe. View this image › youtube.com 4. La gala Punk del Museo […]

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War Photographer Managed To Document Westgate Mall Attack As It Happened, Says He’s “Never Seen Such Harsh Murder”

1. This is Tyler Hicks. He’s photographed wars and conflict in Kosovo, Chechnya, Congo, Ethiopia, Syria, Libya, Sudan, Iraq and Afghanistan. He happened to be nearby the Westgate Mall in Kenya when terrorists attacked on Sunday, killing at least 65 people. View this image › Tyler Hicks @TylerHicksPhoto Follow @davidgregory I was around the corner […]

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