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The Ultimate Guide to the Perfect July 4th BBQ: 5 Grilling Tips You Need to Know

The Ultimate Guide to the Perfect July 4th BBQ: 5 Grilling Tips You Need to Know

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I would never call myself a grill master by any stretch of the imagination. That said, I’ve been grilling for long enough to know some important techniques that will be the difference between making a delicious, succulent steak and making a beef-flavored hockey puck. If you’re grilling this weekend — and like all true Americans, I assume you are — here are some essential tips and you should know about. More →

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New Bubble Wrap Doesn't Pop

New Bubble Wrap Doesn’t Pop, Proving God Doesn’t Exist

By on July 2, 2015 at 5:24 PM.

New Bubble Wrap Doesn’t Pop, Proving God Doesn’t Exist

Life is hard, and it only gets harder. Bad things happen to good people; national governments refuse to treat their citizens with respect; your ex goes Facebook official with someone new just four days after you broke up. The only thing holding our lives together are the simple pleasures, but this week, one of those simple pleasures was taken away. More →

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Holocaust Hero Children Story

Holocaust Hero Who Saved 669 Children and Kept It a Secret for 50 Years Dies at 106

By on July 2, 2015 at 1:14 PM.

Holocaust Hero Who Saved 669 Children and Kept It a Secret for 50 Years Dies at 106

Sir Nicholas Winton has died at age 106. His death comes on the 76th anniversary of his departure from Prague on a train that carried many of the Jewish children whose lives he saved. That train in 1939 carried 241 out of the 669 total children who evaded the Nazi camps where their families were taken to die.

Most people haven’t heard about Winton before, simply because he was very good at keeping his inspiring actions a secret. It wasn’t until 50 years after the events took place that the public at large learned about his heroic acts — and it all happened by chance. More →

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Aston Martin Picnic Basket

What a $4,600 Picnic Basket Looks Like

By on July 1, 2015 at 9:15 PM.

What a $4,600 Picnic Basket Looks Like

When it comes to luxury goods, there are no shortage of products whose very existence defy explanation, both from a cost and utility perspective. Still, if people are willing to shell out big bucks for the absurd, you can always bet good money that someone is going to make that absurd dream a reality.

That said, bear witness to a picnic basket that quite literally costs a tad over $4,600. And just for the record, the basket doesn’t come pre-loaded with wads of cash.

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Abortion Drone

‘Abortion Drone’ Delivers Pregnancy Termination Pills to Women in Poland

By on July 1, 2015 at 7:00 PM.

‘Abortion Drone’ Delivers Pregnancy Termination Pills to Women in Poland

Dutch activist group Women on Waves has used a drone to deliver pregnancy termination drugs to two women in Poland. The “Abortion Drone” was piloted from Frankfurt, Germany, over the Oder river, and delivered the abortion drugs misoprostol and mifepristone in Słubice, Poland, reports CNET. More →

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Top 10 Fast Food Restaurants 2015

These Are the 10 Most Popular Fast Food Restaurants in the United States

By on July 1, 2015 at 5:15 PM.

These Are the 10 Most Popular Fast Food Restaurants in the United States

Americans love their fast food. Sometimes it doesn’t even matter what outlandish form the food takes, as evidenced by some of our recent fast food stories: Hot Dog Bites Pizza? Deep Fried Big Mac? Chicken Biscuit Taco?

Yes, we consume some truly horrifying fast food creations, but you might be shocked to learn that the American Customer Satisfaction Index’s (ASCI) Annual Restaurant Report 2015 shows that U.S. citizens are gradually becoming less satisfied with fast food on the whole. More →

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Best Life Hacks

15 Life Hacks That Reuse Everyday Items in Brilliant New Ways

By on July 1, 2015 at 11:11 AM.

15 Life Hacks That Reuse Everyday Items in Brilliant New Ways

People love life hacks. These simple tips and tricks force you to look at things in a whole new light, and they can often be game-changers in the most surprising ways. For instance, who knew that all it took was a few inches of duct tape to ensure you never have to struggle to open a jar again? And who knew that a few crumpled up balls of aluminum foil could save you a trip to the store to buy batteries?

Now, it’s time for some more brilliant life hacks that use everyday items in brilliant new ways. More →

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Office Job Health

How Working a 9-5 Office Job Is Probably Killing You

By on June 30, 2015 at 6:45 PM.

How Working a 9-5 Office Job Is Probably Killing You

Every day, millions of workers around the globe reluctantly wake up to their alarm clocks, hit snooze repeatedly, and sleepily head into work where they effectively sit motionless for 8 hours. Sure, everyone has to earn a living, but the monotony of the ole’ 9-5, coupled with the stress and horrible lifestyle habits that tend to accompany an office job can literally take years off of your life.

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Best Life Hacks Ever

10 Insanely Clever Life Hacks You Shouldn’t Live Another Day Without

10 Insanely Clever Life Hacks You Shouldn’t Live Another Day Without

By on June 30, 2015 at 10:41 AM.

We ran a post about 10 brilliant life hacks earlier this month, and people absolutely loved it. And why wouldn’t they? These simple little tips can truly be game-changers for people, offering ridiculously simple solutions for annoying tasks. And the best part about a good life hack is the fact that you always have the same reaction when you first learn about it: Why didn’t I think of that?

Today, we’ve got 10 more great life hacks for you and as was the case with our last life hack post, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without them. More →

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