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Americans Don’t Trust Each Other?!

According to an AP-Gfk poll conducted last month, Americans don’t trust their fellow citizens, and are suspicious of each other even in every day encounters. Only one-third of Americans say most people can be trusted, in 1972 only half of those polled felt that way. Forty years later, a record high of nearly two-thirds say


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Morning After Pill Does Not Work If Over 176 Lbs!

A European manufacturer of the morning after pill identical in chemical composition to Plan-B One Step has issued a warning that the pill does not work on women over 176 pounds. According to HRA Pharma, the French manufacturer of the morning after pill Norlevo, the drug loses its effectiveness in women who weigh more than


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A New Take on Texting-Driving PSAs

This fake or “banned” texing/driving PSA directed by the guys of Random At Best, takes a much more lengthy and cinematic approach to the typical PSA video. In an event that is usually instantaneous, this video is so long and over the top that it actually becomes darkly comedic. Even so, the video still shares


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Famous 5 Pointz NYC Graffiti Disappears Overnight

5 Pointz, a building covered in graffiti decades old was white-washed almost completely overnight, and will be demolished by the owner to build luxury condos. Say what you will about graffiti and street art, but the loss of 5 Pointz as a space for creative freedom speaks volumes.


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Meet The World’s Most Adorable Antelope: Neo

Neo is a Kirk’s dik-dik Antelope, the smallest species of the breed in existence. Both he and his sister were rejected by their mother and have been in the care of the Chester Zoo staff for a majority of their lives. While Neo is a little jumpy, his much calmer sister, Aluna, has been helping


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Kanye ‘Bound 2′ Kim in New Music Video

Kanye West, a pioneer of fresh and edgy entertainment, has collaborated with director Nick Knight on his new music video for ‘Bound 2′ featuring fiance, Kim Kardashian, topless on a motorcycle. Premiering on Ellen, one could say this sex simulating, heavy CGI video, is just another work of West’s vanity; however one can also see


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A Girl Who Reads

When asked what kind of girls he goes for, instead of listing the usual physical attributes, this man says he goes for a girl who reads! With no disrespect to the men to love a woman’s assets, this poet describes his love for the poetry the explodes from the lips of a girl who reads.


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Sleeping On Strangers On The Subway

How many strangers would let you sleep on their shoulders on the New York subway? This guy wanted to find out. What started as a social experiment turned into a valuable lesson about nice people doing nice things for other nice people. How nice. Sometimes the nicest thing you can do is nothing at all.


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Doritos Bread = Cheese Fingers with Class

Finally, appropriate snacks for your next Slurpee cocktail party. Bon Appetit has posted a video recipe for a loaf of nacho cheese Doritos bread, complete with the “Doritos compound” butter to spread on top. Looks good, but we’ll be substituting Cool Ranch. Will you be heading to the kitchen right away to crush your Doritos


Imagine Dragons Wows With Pop Culture Clashes

Imagine Dragons’ new music video, ‘On Top of the World’ features a plethora of iconic pop culture references from the 60s all the way to the early 80s. They tackle a myriad of categories: anywhere from flower powered hippies to Kubrick films and even go as far as moon landing conspiracy theories. This vivacious video


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Teaching an Old Orangutan, New Lingo

Azy the Orangutan has been working with tutor, Robert Shumaker, at the Indianapolis Zoo to learn a system of shapes used to express objects and actions. With a remarkable long term memory and keen ability to differentiate between patterns, Orangutans are able to associate specific shapes with definitions. Azy himself has already been able to


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Japan’s Liberation Wrapper Stirs Up Controversy!

Japan has some particularly strange customs, and one of them involves women keeping their mouths as small as possible. “Ochobo” is the belief that when a woman has a large mouth or opens her mouth to wide it’s considered disgusting. To remedy this issue, a burger joint created “The Liberation Wrapper” which hides a woman’s


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