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20 Every Day Things That Tend to Infuriate Us

20 Every Day Things That Tend to Infuriate Us

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Some of us tend to be bothered by the smallest things. Not so much that we want to check ourselves into a psyche ward, but enough to say to ourselves, "Really? This again?" Here are 20 every day examples of that - do any of them resonate with you? 1.) That's fine, I didn't want to wash my hands anyway. 2.) Every. Time. 3.) Toast rage rising. 4.) Great, now my entire day and drink are both ruined. 5.) How am I supposed to eat now? 6.) Thanks for doing the exact opposite of your job, eraser. 7.) Can't even ex...
You’ll Be Sick When You See How The Media Twists The Truth Of Our Lives.

You’ll Be Sick When You See How The Media Twists The Truth Of Our Lives.

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As networks and publications try and fill the 24-hour news cycle, it's hard to tell truth from fiction someone created to have something to talk about for the next half hour to half year. Unfortunately for us, the viewers and readers, that is the media telling untruths in its most harmless form. As you'll see below, there might be more sinister motives to the way the media tells a story. If true, this is pretty scary stuff. Funny how that worked out. izismile Looks like Chomsky was right on the ball. izismile Which image would your favorite news outlet use? izismile The New York Times/The Washington ...
The Truth These Corpses Are Hiding Are So Shocking. You’ll Have No Idea.

The Truth These Corpses Are Hiding Are So Shocking. You’ll Have No Idea.

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You may have learned about mummies in your 8th grade world history class, but there's so much more to the stories than you probably think. From Egypt to England, there have been various mummies discovered with dark and strange pasts. It may be hard to believe, but decades after these people died, they are still telling stories...  Dead men tell no tales? Now, I'm not so sure about that. 1.) Eva Perón Wikipedia The legendary wife of Argentinean President Juan Perón passed away on July 26, 1952. She was only 33 and succumbed to cancer, after which her remains were preserved so that she may be put on display for her mourning citizens. Three years later, Anti-Peronist militants stole her body and she was n...
Ghosts, Dolls, Cats, and Crabs: 10 of the World’s Weirdest Islands.

Ghosts, Dolls, Cats, and Crabs: 10 of the World’s Weirdest Islands.

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Lots of people dream of taking a long vacation on an island... but not all islands were created equal. They aren't all white sands and clear water. In fact, some can be beautiful while others can be downright creep.y 1.) Isola la Gaiola, Naples, Italy Located off the coast of Naples, this picturesque little island is actually two mini islands connected by a bridge. (How cute is that?) It's adorable qualities don't matter, though, because l'Isola la Gaiola remains uninhabited and haunted, according to rumors. Many former residents claimed ownership over the years, with more than a few of them turning up dead or having extremely bad luck with incidents dating back to the 1920s. The first owner was found dead and his body wrapped in a rug. Another committed suicide an...
North Korea’s Leader Built A World Class Ski Resort, But There’s a Problem.

North Korea’s Leader Built A World Class Ski Resort, But There’s a Problem.

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You can turn anything into a joke if make North Korea the punchline. The extreme country is hard to understand and full of frightening rules. It's being behind the times in pretty much everything. Not only that, but its citizens are repressed, starved and abused. In a new show of the country's ineptitude, photos were recently released of their newest world class "ski resort." But upon close inspection, there appears to be something missing. Something pretty darn vital.... Oh yeah. Snow. Welcome to the Masikryong Ski Resort. It has everything except the one thing needed to actually ski. Recently visited by photographer Aram Pan, it was described as new and clean, but empty and snowless. ...
These Superstitions Sure Are Strange…Even For Superstitions. Check Them Out.

These Superstitions Sure Are Strange…Even For Superstitions. Check Them Out.

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We all do strange things. When we do them, they don't seem strange at all. When you hear of another person doing something that seems out of the ordinary, it seems, well, out of the ordinary. Especially when that something is, say, specifically seeking out goats on the way to an important meeting. While some of these superstitions might seem weird, keep in mind that there are people who think things you do all the time are beyond comprehension. Check them out. 1.) In India, some believe that the sun's rays become toxic during a solar eclipse, so they'll stay indoors until it's over. National Geographic 2.) In Thailand, some men believe that they will find good fortune by wearing a penis medallion around their neck. ...
8 Jobs That Won’t Exist In The Very Near Future. Update Your Resume.

8 Jobs That Won’t Exist In The Very Near Future. Update Your Resume.

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The world is always changing and technology is constantly making our lives easier. But with this great technology comes great job loss. (Ouch.) Robots and automated operations are taking over many positions. Although it may seem convenient, if you have one of these jobs you might want to start updating your resume. Here are some of the jobs that are most at risk: 1.) Typist LebanonTyping With the rise of electronics and technology, there is no need for a typist when you can easily voice record dictations. 2.) Social Media Expert KeikiHendrix In 20 years most people will have grown up with technology and the internet, we will all have these skills so an expert ...
21 Things About America That Most Americans Don’t Realize.

21 Things About America That Most Americans Don’t Realize.

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Some Americans have trouble remembering the words to the Star Spangled Banner and that is like the most basic American thing to know. It would be asking a little much to have the populace dig deeper and find out more weird things about our country. So sit back and relax, we've done all the research for you and I've provided this neat little compendium of strange but true facts about America. Educate yourself! 1.) 1 out of every 8 Americans have been employed by McDonald's at some point. politicaloutcast 2.) Apple has more money than the U.S. Treasury. geekarena 3.) In Montana, cows out number people 3 to 1. newscien...
Dutch Market Building is Bright, Beautiful, And Futuristic. You Have To See It.

Dutch Market Building is Bright, Beautiful, And Futuristic. You Have To See It.

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The Markthal Rotterdam is an enormous 36,000 sq. ft. market mall in the Netherlands that sells a mouthwatering array of foods for Rotterdam's population. The building is incredibly striking; its design resembles an elongated horseshoe with a huge, curved open space in the middle. Architecture office MVRDV created the design concept, with development by Provast. It features 100 produce units, 15 shops and 8 restaurants, as well as 228 apartments and over a thousand parking spaces. If you live there, you don't have to travel far for food shopping. The hall expects up to 7 million visitors a year.  Daria Scagliola and Stijn Brakkee The hall features multiple layers and multiple purposes, inc...
Check Out The Awesome Fast Food Items You’ll Wish You Could Order In The U.S.

Check Out The Awesome Fast Food Items You’ll Wish You Could Order In The U.S.

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You're not really a world traveler until you experience awesome country-specific menu items of your favorite fast food restaurants. Anyone can go on trips to foreign countries; only a true traveler gets exhausted that they're no longer interested in new and different places to eat. You don't have to be road weary to eat chili cheese nuggets from an Austrian Burger King, but it sure helps. Take a look at these rather interesting foreign fast food menu items.   1.) McNurnburger - McDonald's (Germany) wallacewells 2.) Fried Chicken With Spaghetti - McDonald's (Philippines) iamsummerhoda 3.) Chili Cheese Nuggets - Burger King (Austria) ...