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Top 10 movies to avoid, worst movies of all time

Thousands of readers of the magazine "Empire" participated in the survey "The worst movie of all time", and the final result was a list of these 10 movies … [Read More...]

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Ultra realistic paintings on the wall

Passing by these amazing 3D paintings will make you almost believe that there are real people standing by the wall. The paintings are made in such a way that you would probably try to touch the girl that's leaning on the wall or maybe the old lady that's resting, because they seem so realistic. The most surprising thing is that the artist is only using his bare hands and painting to make such … [Read More...]

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Man living with a Grizzly bear

This 800 pounds grizzly bear called Brutus is Casey Anderson's best friend, believe it or not. The famous naturalist and his furry friend are inseparable from the day Brutus was a 2 weeks old cub. Casey saved the bear from an overpopulated wildlife park, and raised him with lot of attention, love and respect. … [Read More...]

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3 Amazing SF Movies You Probably Didn’t Know Were Inspired by Books

  Whenever you read a science-fiction novel, words become images in an instant. All classical limits are defied, and therefore a never-ending land of possibilities is thus revealed. Here are 3 amazing SF movies you probably didn’t know were inspired by books. Before the film industry learned how to do so many wonderful things as far as special effects are concerned, our parents and … [Read More...]

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3 Skin Mites That Will Raise Your Paranoia

Have you ever wondered why you sometimes feel a slight itchiness of your skin at night or any time of the day, despite the fact that a true skin parasite would always chose darkness instead of light? Well an itch is never an itch, according to sources that know all about who lives on our skin, how it lives there and how happy this guest is throughout his entire existence. So here you have 3 skin … [Read More...]

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5 Excellent Examples of Intellectual Hip-Hop

The closest I've come to hip-hop was two-years ago when I heard some tasteless beats about having your way with women and winning as much money as possible. Little did I know that hip hop can be an excellent form of artistic expression. I changed my mind about it when I first heard Macklemore sing. Since then I started listening to Grieves, Atmosphere and many more. Once you go beyond what the … [Read More...]

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Nerdy Hip Hop Songs (That Are Actually Pretty Good!)

Some of the nerdiest hip hop songs are actually some of the best hip hop, period. "What?!" you I can hear you exclaim, incredulously. "Nerdy hip hop that is actually good? Mais, c'est pas possible! Surely one cannot hope to assemble a fine and laudable specimen without the guns, bitches, and weed." Au contraire, comrade. There are plenty of alternative or underground rappers out there that are … [Read More...]

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(Off) The Grid, the Bad and the Ugly

An estimated 1.7 billion people live off the grid to varying degrees. In the United States, about 200,000 people live off the grid, which in this case means going without public utilities, without fossil fuels, or otherwise separate from The System. They make up for such abstentions through any combination of solar power, wind power, composting, smart architecture, makeshift shelter, gardening, … [Read More...]

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The Five Fastest Talkers Known to the Internets

The average speaker of English articulates about 120 words a minute. These fast talkers are pushing 600 words a minute or more. It can be difficult to measure talking speed, as some fast talkers speak more clearly than others, but there is no doubt that if words were bullets, these folks are packing Uzis. … [Read More...]

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If Jean-Luc Picard Ran for President…

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Legos blending in with city life

Artist Temujin Doran has come up with a super way to advertise the toy brand Lego. He simply takes photos of small Lego figures placed in real-life situations. … [Read More...]

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Five Spectacular Jerk Moves by Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand, the amphetaphine-addled author of such blockbuster novels as The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, made some real dick moves in her lifetime. If Ayn Rand were alive today, her exploits would eclipse all the egregious public displays of Britney Spears, Mel Gibson, and Michael Jackson combined. The following are, in the opinion of this This Blog Rules columnist, the top five most … [Read More...]

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The Ten Filthiest Cities

Ahhh, urban living. Everything nearby, convenient public services, lots of great places to eat…and legions of people, throwing out tons of garbage, every day. … [Read More...]

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5 Unbelievable Employee Training Videos

There's a thin line between truth and hoax. Which of these five employee training videos from the 80s and 90s are real, and which ones are fake? Your guesses are as good as ours; leave your thoughts in the comments. … [Read More...]