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The Hard Truths Of Trying To 'Save' The Rural Economy
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:02:09 +0000
There are 60 million people, almost one in five Americans, living on farms, in hamlets and in small towns across the landscape. For the last quarter century the story of these places has been one of relentless economic decline.
Man Surprises Already Annoyed Girlfriend With An Even More Annoying Sweater
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 20:09:38 +0000
A UK prankster pulled one over on his girlfriend when he brought her home a "gift." Luckily he got himself one to match.
A Woman Just Ran The World's Fastest 24-Hour Race
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 20:09:38 +0000
When the sun rose the following Sunday, Camille Herron, 36, claimed the world record among men and women for the fastest 24-hour race, covering 162.9 miles.
Outfit Your Apartment, House Or Mansion With Home Security Tech For 20% Off
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:21:48 +0000
Get SimpliSafe — with no long-term contracts — for 20% off today, and you'll also get an extra camera for free. That way when you're checking out your home security situation from the easy-to-use smartphone app, you'll have one extra view to make sure everything's a-okay.
Wisecracking Chef Travels To Italy To Find Out How Olive Oil Is Made
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:10:54 +0000
Somehow — in spite of all of his trolling — this guy will give you an appreciation for the passion and history that goes into making a good bottle of the gold stuff.
I Asked Some Furries Whether The New 'Sonic The Hedgehog' Is Hot Or Not
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:10:54 +0000
The new Sonic the Hedgehog film, to be released in November 2019, has fans wondering why Paramount made some questionable design decisions.
A Sweet Demonstration Of How Black Fire Is Made
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:34:39 +0000
If you haven't seen it before, it doesn't sound real, and once you have seen it, it doesn't look real.
The House With The Secret Rooms, And More Of The Week's Coolest Design
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 21:28:46 +0000
City maps turned into star constellations, art that allows you to step into a photograph and other coolest design of the week.
Guy Somehow Manages To Make An Entire Toy Combine Harvester With Matches
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:59:19 +0000
And to make this feat even more challenging, he did all of this without using glue.
For 18 Years, Cops Thought He Was Eaten By Alligators. Now His Wife Is On Trial For His Murder
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:59:19 +0000
Prosecutors say Mike Williams wasn't a gator's dinner, but rather the victim of a twisted love triangle gone awry.
Craftsman Builds A Functional Vise Out Of Wood
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 20:49:24 +0000
This sped-up woodworking footage showcases the "greatest hits" that went into the project.
Not How The Internet Happened
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:01:39 +0000
A new history of the internet succumbs to hagiography and subservience.
Which Toys Are The Most Painful To Step On?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 21:54:39 +0000
This is done all in the name of science and, well, sadism, of course.
This Award-Winning Carry-On Is More Than Meets The Eye
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:03:44 +0000
Holiday travel just got better with this Genius Pack G4 Carry-On Spinner Case: it comes packed with features like a dirty laundry separator, integrated air valve for extra space, expandable zipper and so much more. Use coupon code MERRY15 for an extra 15% off the sale price.
A Novelty Born From A Sound Effect
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:14:28 +0000
How one man's discovery of a clever sound effect gave us one of the most enduring novelty musical acts of all time, Alvin and the Chipmunks.
It's Been More Than 30 Years Since The House Reversed An Election Outcome
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 13:00:06 +0000
But the North Carolina 9th could be the next.
People From All 50 States Explain How They Can Tell When Someone Else Is From Their State
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:38:42 +0000
"There's no real tell," says a guy from Indiana wearing a Hoosiers shirt.
These Candles Are 25% Off, And They Make The Perfect Gift
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:03:43 +0000
Still struggling to stuff some stockings? These candles should round out those Xmas stockings nicely.
How 'Rurouni Kenshin' Helped Me Fall In Love With Anime
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:54:06 +0000
I didn't realize at the time, but I recognize now that "Kenshin" worked so well for me because it deftly countered the excess of shows like "DBZ" almost point-by-point, in turn making hay of the shonen genre's usual weaknesses.
FBI Secretly Collected Data On Aaron Swartz Earlier Than We Thought — In A Case Involving Al Qaeda
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 04:45:06 +0000
Nearly two years before the US government's first known inquiry into the activities of Reddit co-founder and famed digital activist Aaron Swartz, the FBI swept up his email data in a counterterrorism investigation that also ensnared students at an American university.