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Most Expensive Home in the US Up for Sale

Most Expensive Home in the US Up for Sale

Apparently, the swankiest and most expensive residence in the entire United States is up for sale....

2 days ago, 4:53pm CST

New Gmail Scam Impacts Millions

New Gmail Scam Impacts Millions

For those of us who got our first email accounts in the 90s, we know that email phishing scams were a real thing, and we are no...

3 days ago, 12:56pm CST

Don't Touch These 5 Things This Flu Season

Don't Touch These 5 Things This Flu Season

With flu season officially in full gear, it means that there are more germs out there than usual. It also means that people are...

4 days ago, 4:48pm CST

Where is New Zealand, Exactly?

Where is New Zealand, Exactly?

The Mandela Effect strikes again....

5 days ago, 2:50pm CST

Did D.B. Cooper Work for Boeing?

Did D.B. Cooper Work for Boeing?

In November 1971, a man completed what may have been the most infamous skyjacking case of all time. He was on a flight from Por...

5 days ago, 10:51am CST

Filing Taxes for the First Time? How to Get Started

Filing Taxes for the First Time? How to Get Started

It is officially that time of the year, tax season. While many people won't file for a few months, it is important for some peo...

5 days ago, 8:54am CST

Henry VIII's Turkey Leg: A Deeper Look Into the Mandela Effect

Henry VIII's Turkey Leg: A Deeper Look Into the Mandela Effect

Many people remember seeing a painted portrait of Henry VIII holding a turkey leg in one hand. You might remember seeing it in...

Jan 10 2017, 4:04pm CST

Flu Spreading Across the US

Flu Spreading Across the US

If it seems like everyone you know has had a bit of a "bug" the last few weeks, you aren't alone. It could be the flu, as media...

Jan 10 2017, 12:21pm CST

The Bitcoin is Crashing

The Bitcoin is Crashing

Just a few days after reaching monumental highs in today's market, the Bitcoin is getting smashed.The cryptocurrency was down 1...

Jan 5 2017, 8:52am CST

Free Weed on Inauguration Day

Free Weed on Inauguration Day

Adam Eidinger has an opinion about Donald Trump's Inauguration Day, and he's expressing it in the best way he knows how: by off...

Jan 5 2017, 8:17am CST

What to Buy in January - and What to Skip

What to Buy in January - and What to Skip

If spending less money and saving more was part of your New Year's resolution, January might be a great time to start it. If sa...

Jan 4 2017, 5:28pm CST

Legal Weed Keeps Dollars Rolling In

Legal Weed Keeps Dollars Rolling In

Legal weed is proving to be extremely big business in North America.The market posted $6.7 billion in revenue in 2016, up some...

Jan 4 2017, 12:51pm CST

Does Cough Syrup Actually Work?

Does Cough Syrup Actually Work?

In 2015, the market for OTC cold and cough medicines came in at $9.5 billion, with several billion dollars spend on treating th...

Jan 4 2017, 12:10pm CST

Berenstain Bears and the Mandela Effect

Berenstain Bears and the Mandela Effect

If you are like me, you remember the Berenstain Bears as impossibly long books that the "smart" kids in your elementary school...

Jan 3 2017, 5:22pm CST

Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé will Headline Coachella 2017

Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé will Headline Coachella 2017

There has been a lot of speculation, but now it is official: Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé will headline Coachella 2017. These are...

Jan 3 2017, 4:02pm CST

Why Are YouTubers Losing So Many Viewers?

Why Are YouTubers Losing So Many Viewers?

For months now, many popular YouTubers have been complaining that their view counts are going really low and new data from trac...

Jan 2 2017, 1:46pm CST

Bitcoins Hit 3-Year High

Bitcoins Hit 3-Year High

The price of bitcoin has reached a three-year high today, hitting the $1,000 mark. The cryptocurrency was trading at around $10...

Jan 2 2017, 10:27am CST

Hatchimal Nightmare: Swearing at Children

Hatchimal Nightmare: Swearing at Children

The cute Hatchimals swear in their sleep. Watch video....

Jan 2 2017, 9:54am CST

Paintings Reveal Neurological Problems in Famous Artists

Paintings Reveal Neurological Problems in Famous Artists

Researchers at the University of Liverpool have found something that is quite interesting and might reveal a new way to look at...

Jan 2 2017, 9:29am CST

The Mandela Effect Explained: Information and Examples

The Mandela Effect Explained: Information and Examples

You’ve probably seen it popping up all over the internet – claims that The Mandela Effect is occurring all around us. The theor...

Dec 27 2016, 6:28pm CST

How Much Lead Can Be in Cosmetics?

How Much Lead Can Be in Cosmetics?

The Food and Drug Administration has started to look at something that should worry many people - the amount of lead in cosmeti...

Dec 22 2016, 8:58pm CST

Spin Master Announces Hatchimals Contest

Spin Master Announces Hatchimals Contest

Still don't have a Hatchimal to put under the Christmas tree this year? The creator of the toy, Spin Master, may have a solutio...

Dec 21 2016, 4:52pm CST

Legend of Zelda Escape Rooms Are Coming

Legend of Zelda Escape Rooms Are Coming

Escape rooms are awesome experiences with friends if you want to feel the rush of trying to escape in real life. If you don’t k...

Nov 17 2016, 6:48am CST

Math Figured Out the Perfect Cup of Coffee

Math Figured Out the Perfect Cup of Coffee

Using complex calculations, mathematicians have been able to find out how coffee is extracted from grains in the filtration mac...

Nov 16 2016, 6:50pm CST

Financial Phishing To Increase This Holiday Season

Financial Phishing To Increase This Holiday Season

There have been a large number of financial phishing attacks already this year, and that number is expected to rise quite a bit...

Nov 14 2016, 12:18pm CST

McDonald's Changes the Big Mac

McDonald's Changes the Big Mac

The world is ending. McDonald's tampers with the Big Mac....

Nov 5 2016, 4:36pm CDT

This French Town has a Law Against Aliens

This French Town has a Law Against Aliens

If you are an alien looking for a place to vacation, you will not be able to go to Châteauneuf-du-Pape in France. There has bee...

Nov 4 2016, 1:01pm CDT

We May Know What Happened to Amelia Earhart

We May Know What Happened to Amelia Earhart

Researchers with The Earhart Project may have found some evidence that suggests what may have happened in Amelia Earhart's fina...

Nov 2 2016, 7:50am CDT

Scary Good Halloween Deals and Steals

Scary Good Halloween Deals and Steals

Halloween day isn't always the best play to get free things or deals - in fact, many of us spend a lot of money trying to get r...

Oct 31 2016, 10:34am CDT

Amazon Prime Halloween Costume Is Incredible In So Many Ways

Amazon Prime Halloween Costume Is Incredible In So Many Ways

A DIY Halloween costume won the heart of reddit and an office contest....

Oct 28 2016, 12:28pm CDT

Twitter Has Killed Vine

Twitter Has Killed Vine

Twitter is officially killing off Vine, the video app that once seemed incredibly promising. It was thought to be the next risi...

Oct 27 2016, 1:41pm CDT

How to Defend Yourself Against DDos Attacks

How to Defend Yourself Against DDos Attacks

Friday morning, many popular parts of the internet, like Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, SoundCloud and other major sites, w...

Oct 24 2016, 7:35pm CDT

The Internet is Getting More Difficult to Read

The Internet is Getting More Difficult to Read

The internet is actually getting hard and harder to read as people are starting to use it more often. As a general rule, people...

Oct 24 2016, 6:46pm CDT

Is This Evidence that Aliens Visited Us 250,000 Years Ago?

Is This Evidence that Aliens Visited Us 250,000 Years Ago?

In Romania, a mysterious hunk of metal that was found a long time ago, in the 1970s, appears to be altering our thoughts o...

Oct 22 2016, 10:36am CDT

Internet Problems? Cyber Attack Hits the United States

Internet Problems? Cyber Attack Hits the United States

Netflix, Twitter, and PayPal are just some of the sites affected by the attack....

Oct 21 2016, 11:05am CDT

Dorothy's Shoes are Rotting Away

Dorothy's Shoes are Rotting Away

Few places can transport you into the world of magic like the Smithsonian Institute. In their collection, they have movie memor...

Oct 18 2016, 7:43am CDT

Thanksgiving 2016 Travel Guide - Where to Go, Where to Avoid, and How to Get a Deal

Trains, Planes, and Automobiles: Thanksgiving 2016 Travel Guide to Deals and More

Every year, people will travel by the millions around the Thanksgiving holiday. Some will travel by car, just going to someone'...

Oct 17 2016, 7:01pm CDT

National Pasta Day Deals and Steals

National Pasta Day Deals and Steals

What are you having to eat today? If you didn't answer pasta immediately, you may want to rethink some of your plans. Today, Oc...

Oct 17 2016, 10:01am CDT

Watch a Kung Fu Master Squeezing into Toddler Shirt in Demonstration of Suogugong

Watch a Kung Fu Master Squeezing into Toddler Shirt in Demonstration of Suogugong

Meet the weirdest Kung Fu skill: Suogugong, the art of body shrinking....

Oct 17 2016, 2:50am CDT

Halloween Recipes 2016

Halloween Recipes 2016

Halloween Recipes for 2016: 10 Scrumptious Dishes for the Creepiest of Parties...

Oct 13 2016, 11:40am CDT