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44 Photos From The Past That Are A Little Messed Up

There have been countless events and incidents throughout history that seem just too strange to be true. Today, the historical medical cures and contraceptives that people used seem like they were the brain child of a mad scientist and not a legitimate solution. (At least people were creative.) Not only was medicine less developed, but the laws and…

You Too Can Fly Into Space With Richard Branson

At long last, Richard Branson has announced the scheduled departure of the first Virigin Galactic space flight. Branson will depart sometime in 2013 with his daughter and son beside him for the much-anticipated flight. And if you’ve got $200,000 burning a hole in your pocket, you can join them for the ride. The AP reports…

The Top 10 Best Online-Crowd Funded Projects

Starting a business is hard work… I imagine. First you need the idea, you need sort of proof that it’s worth doing so that means you have to make a concept AND THEN YOU NEED FAR MORE MONEY THAN YOU WILL EVER OWN. That’s all that’s stopping you. Thankfully, wonderful sites like kickstarter and gofundme…

iPad Mini Almost Sold Out in Pre-Order

The iPad Mini is flying off the virtual shelves. Only 36 hours after pre-orders began, four out of six of the available iPad Mini SKUs are sold out on the Apple online store. The most recent device to run through its pre-order stock is the 16-gigabyte black Mini. Shipping dates for many devices (originally set…

Artist Reveals The Secret Identities Of 23 Pop Culture Figures

Everyone sees the similarities between certain characters and figures. Donald Trump is basically Mr Burns, Finn and Jake are pretty similar to Tintin and Snowy, and the Avatar people are Smurfs. End of. But there’s more. Hidden beneath the surface are pop-culture figures masquerading as slightly more well-known pop-culture figures… Why? We don’t know but…

Listen Up: Here’s a Brief History of Headphones

During the past century, human ears have enjoyed less freedom than ever before, but more music, thanks to the invention of headphones. In 1910, a Nathaniel Baldwin invented headphones in the kitchen of his Utah home, forever subjecting our ears to the shackles of small speakers. Aside from allowing you to furtively listen to the…

24 Snapchats That Are Way More Clever Than You

Bend and Snapchat! 1. This good, clean fun Snapchat. View this image › deansbowlegs.tumblr.com 2. This super “fancy” Snapchat. View this image › plug.tumblr.com 3. This Snapchat, with a well-seasoned pun. View this image › deansbowlegs.tumblr.com 4. And this Snapchat, which spices up herb puns even more. View this image › just-for-grins.tumblr.com 5. This sassy…