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World Famous Chef Considers Banning Kids From Restaurant?!

Revolutionary molecular gastronomist Grant Achatz caused some controversy over the weekend when he suggested he might ban children at his restaurant. The tweet referenced a couple who brought in their 8-month old, who started crying and interrupted the dinner service. The restaurant, Alinea, doesn’t really encourage diners to bring their kids. The establishment has no


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Court Orders Anonymous Yelp Users to be Identified

A U.S. court has ordered for anonymous Yelp users to be identified after looking into the case of a carpet cleaner who claimed his negative reviews didn’t come from real customers. The court said anonymous users of the site were not protected by the First Amendment, if the review is based on a false statement.


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How to Eat Chicken Wings in Front of Your In-Laws

Turns out the ocean and outer-space weren’t the only frontiers left unconquered by mankind. That is… until now. This life hack video demonstrates how to properly eat chicken wings, saving humility one taste bud at a time. Although the video says its purpose is to teach women the proper way to eat wings, I think


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Cigarette Smoking Has Gone Up On a Global Scale

One of the most comprehensive studies on global tobacco use has reported that the number of smokers and the number of cigarettes consumed on an international scale has gone up in the past 30 years. The analysis from the University of Washington shows that between 1980 and 2012, the number of adults who smoke increased


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Chicago is a Frozen Wasteland

The Polar Vortex has dropped temperatures around the U.S. to unusual levels that citizens were unprepared for and cities like Chicago resemble scenes from the disaster film ‘The Day After Tomorrow‘. The freezing temps haven’t stopped photographers from capturing the windy city’s new frozen apocalyptic state as you can see in the gallery down below!


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The Future of Gas Station Burritos Has Arrived

In an attempt to finally end the prejudice against gas station burritos, a company called Burrito Box has begun bringing burrito vending machines to Los Angeles, with plans to open their second one on January 18th. There are several choices, including breakfast burritos, per the video above and, as their website claims, the burritos are


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A Pilot Who Needs A Job And Deserves One

Unemployment is no joke, and creative, talented people like Nick van Tol have a great chance at beating it.┬áThis guy really knows how to market himself. He’s been working for 20 years to build his skill-set and sent letters to over 200 airlines, and he still can’t find work. Nick just needs the right people


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First Legal Pot Purchase In Colorado!

Iraq War veteran, Sean Azzariti, became the first person to purchase legalized recreational marijuana in Colorado. He told the media that he used the drug to alleviate symptoms of PTSD. The cost of the ceremonial first sale was $59.74.


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