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Joan Rivers, The Comedy Legend, Has Passed Away At Age 81. Let’s Remember Her.

Joan Rivers, The Comedy Legend, Has Passed Away At Age 81. Let’s Remember Her.

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Comedy legend Joan Rivers has passed away at age 81 after being put on life support and into a medically induced coma earlier this week. She was rushed to the hospital on August 28th when she had stopped breathing. Her daughter released this statement today after making the difficult decision to take her mother off life support.  Twitter Rivers was known for her crass humor, something considered especially taboo as a woman. She began her career as a stand-up comedian in New York's Greenwich Village in the early 1960s, working her way up to appearances on The Tonight Show, The Ed Sullivan Show and Hollywood Squares. Throughout the 1980s, she would frequently fill in for Johnny Carson when he was unabl...
These 18 Fails Will Make You Feel Better About Whatever’s Going On In Your Life.

These 18 Fails Will Make You Feel Better About Whatever’s Going On In Your Life.

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Having a rough day? I'm sorry to hear that, but it's time to cheer up. The weekend is here and, hey, even if your job's a joke, you're broke and your love life's D.O.A., you can rest easy knowing you weren't responsible for these massive fails. Ah, there's really nothing better than knowing you're not the worst at life... Too bad these guys can't share that feeling with us. Grab your favorite after work beverage and take a look. 1.) They are colorful, but nope. 2.) The girl wins, the boy fails. 3.) Not sure I'd trust these guys with my money. 4.) This phone is lost forever. 5.) He should have lea...
These 4 Foreign Ghost Stories Will Keep You Up Tonight… And Every Night. OMG.

These 4 Foreign Ghost Stories Will Keep You Up Tonight… And Every Night. OMG.

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Every country in the world has its own ghost stories. That's because there are so many mysterious or paranormal things that happen in this world. Humans naturally want to explain the unexplained. Sometimes, there is just enough evidence or events to form a theory or ghost story... And sometimes those stories will scare you out of your pants. These stories originate from Indonesia. No matter what tales of ghosts and ghouls you heard growing up, this may just terrify you. Sleeping with the light on tonight will be a must. 1.) Pocong A Pocong is someone who has died and, and before they are buried, are covered in a white cloth that is tied at the head and feet. These ghosts come...
These 28 Kids Took Being Bad To A Brand New Level Of Insanity. OMG!

These 28 Kids Took Being Bad To A Brand New Level Of Insanity. OMG!

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If you are going by what people post to Facebook and Twitter, all children are glorious angels that just say the sweetest things to their parents. According to their parents' Facebook pages, these kids are considerate, bring them breakfast in bed and would never do anything wrong. ... unfortunately, that's just a big, fat lie. As wonderful as children are, sometimes they're a little less than innocent. In fact, sometimes they can be downright naughty. 1.) Can you say... "oops?" 2.) SURPRISE! I've made a mess for you. 3.) Remember... they don't feel regret. 4.) Other parents will judge you for this, and it'll make her LOL. ...
Some Of The Most Creative Or Unfortunate Names For Local Newspapers. Oh Boy..

Some Of The Most Creative Or Unfortunate Names For Local Newspapers. Oh Boy..

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When you start a newspaper, you are tasked with several important decisions: Who will write for you? Will there be enough news to report? And of course, what will you name your paper? Well, it seems that some people have flubbed the last one or at least have taken their stab at owning up to how horrible their town or paper is. These are some of the strangest newspaper names history has given us.   1.) The Unterrified Democrat mentalfloss This Missouri newspaper has been in publication for nearly 150 years! Probably because of their unterrified nature. 2.) Porcupine's Gazette mentalfloss This paper, printed out of Philadelphia in the late 1700s, was t...
Here’s How 27 Famous People Aged Over The Years. Number 6…What Happened There?!

Here’s How 27 Famous People Aged Over The Years. Number 6…What Happened There?!

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We all age and even though most of us don't like to admit it, we don't age very well. That is even more true for some of these celebrities below, most of whom look like they've been cast as extras in a Zombie flick (apart from Johnny Depp and Peter Frampton, who apparently bathe in the fountain of youth every day). Check out how these 27 celebrities have changed through out the years: Mark Hamill Mickey Rourke Johnny Depp Pamela Anderson Geena Davis Axl Rose Jim Carrey ...
These 32 Unbelievable Facts Will Blow Your Mind. My World Just Got Turned Upside Down.

These 32 Unbelievable Facts Will Blow Your Mind. My World Just Got Turned Upside Down.

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Oddball facts about things we assume we know everything about, are among the most entertaining things we see on the Internet. Just think about it. You think you know the whole story about, for example, WWII. The allies won, beating Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan, with the combined strength of Britain, the US, and the Soviet Union. But did you know there was a secret plan in place to destroy that alliance...FROM WITHIN?! Well if you didn't, (don't worry, we didn't either ) then check out 32 incredible facts and marvel at what else you may have missed in school... ...
When You See Where This Abandoned Island Is Located, You’ll Question Everything.

When You See Where This Abandoned Island Is Located, You’ll Question Everything.

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New York City is place with a lot of well kept secret places. Probably the best (or at least most interesting) of these places is North Brother Island. The island is located in the East River between Queens and the Bronx. Today, it's completely abandoned, and nature is slowly reclaiming it. Here is North Brother Island. The island is technically located in the Bronx, but you can see the very edge of Queens there in the bottom corner. Imgur The entire island is about 20 square acres in total. Imgur The island was uninhabited until 1885, when Riverside Hospital moved there from Roosevelt Island. Imgur ...
I Thought Winter Where I Live Was Bad… Then I Saw This SNOWPOCALYPSE. Unbelievable.

I Thought Winter Where I Live Was Bad… Then I Saw This SNOWPOCALYPSE. Unbelievable.

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If you live above the Mason Dixon line in the United States, then you probably know how terrible winter can be. Snow, ice and bitter wind chills are a part of life. But, at least the US isn't Russia. The Rostov region can get a blast of snow so strong, it's apocalyptic. I'm not joking. When it snows in Russia... russiatrek.org It REALLY snows. russiatrek.org On Friday, January 30th, it snowed so much in the Rostov region a state of emergency was announced. russiatrek.org Transport networks were completely interrupted. russiatrek.org Food and...
Here Are 17 Things You Didn’t Know… But You’ll Definitely Want To. Although #11 Freaks Me Out.

Here Are 17 Things You Didn’t Know… But You’ll Definitely Want To. Although #11 Freaks Me Out.

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People commonly attribute the phrase "I know that I know nothing." to Socrates. We'll never know if Plato wrote that down correctly, but it still holds true. More of us need to acknowledge just how little we know about the world. It can be a wonderful thing to realize, that we are all learning new things every day. Like these 17 little known, but awesomely strange, facts. 1.) After getting struck by lightning, you can be left with this weird tattoo pattern. It's called a "Lichtenberg figure," a temporary mark that consists of fractals. 2.) Lobsters don't seem to age. They don't die of old age, but external factors. 3.) Neil Armstrong went th...