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6 Favorite Movies That Would Be Ruined by Modern Technology

Post by Jenny Erikson. The movie Home Alone recently turned 23, which in addition to making us 90s kids feel old, got some people thinking about how the plotline wouldn’t exist with today’s technology. Twitter user John Ekdahl tweeted, “Home Alone 2013: via social media Kevin says parents left him at home. Show More Summary

5 Reasons Why '60s Batman Makes a Great Father Figure

Post by The Stir Bloggers. The following is from our sponsor OraTV. By DweebCast Sometimes, Batman gets a bad rap. Sure, he’s obviously the coolest superhero out there, but for the most part, we know him as a gruff, brooding loner who...Show More Summary

'Fitness Chicks' Take Instagram by Storm to Show Off Chiseled Bodies (PHOTOS)

Post by Jenny Erikson. The latest trend on Instagram is so full of girl power that I can almost hear Katy Perry singing along in the background. You’re gonna hear me rooooooaaaar! Anyway, some super-toned chicas have taken to the picture-sharing...Show More Summary

Fallen Soldier's Photo Stolen for Fake Facebook Page in Sick Online Prank

Post by Jenny Erikson. Matthew Pucino was an American hero who died serving his country. The Green Beret soldier was killed while on combat patrol in Afghanistan in 2009. Since his passing, his friends and family have set up the Matthew A. Show More Summary

Gmail's 'Unsend' Feature Unveiled: 5 Regrettable Emails We'd Use It On Now

Post by Adriana Velez. You guys, this is major. Gmail has unveiled its new "Undo Send" feature, a brilliant feature we've all been longing for since -- well, since email was first invented. It's exactly what it sounds like. If you accidentally/on...Show More Summary

Facebook's New 'Unfollow' Button Is a Sneaky Way to Block Unwanted Friends

Post by Jenny Erikson. Facebook is changing things again, but this time they may be getting some praise rather than the usual round of grumbles the social media site gets every two seconds when they “improve” things. This time they’re...Show More Summary

2 Million Passwords Stolen and Posted Online -- Is Yours One of Them?

Post by Kiri Blakeley. OMG, time to change your password AGAIN! Every six months or so, some hackers manage to get ahold of millions of passwords and dump them on the Internet. This time, over two million passwords from Facebook, Google,...Show More Summary

Scary Real 'Photo' of Morgan Freeman Was Actually Painted on an iPad (VIDEO)

Post by Jill Baughman. This might be the coolest, or creepiest, thing you'll see all day! Take a look at Morgan Freeman pictured here. You'd immediately think it's just a photograph, right? Nope! It's actually a super realistic rendition of him... Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian's Selfie Tutorial Is Pure Social Media Gold (VIDEO)

Post by Emily Abbate. By now it's no secret that Kim Kardashian is pretty good at taking her own photo. Check out her Instagram account, and you'll see selfie after selfie of the big-booty new momma. In fact, she's not alone. Get this:...Show More Summary

Google Bans 1,400 Totally Bizarre Words From Their Android Phones

Post by Jenny Erikson. Oh, autocorrect, you fickle fiend. Anyone that’s ever accidentally sent a text wondering about “chicken vaginas” instead of “chicken fajitas” for dinner knows the beet red embarrassment that comes from autocorrect...Show More Summary

‘Get Off The Phone’ Song Has Hilariously Truthful Message for Cellphone Users (VIDEO)

Post by Kiri Blakeley. If you're over a certain age, you've noticed a huge change in the world. It's gone from groups of people sitting around talking, to groups of people staring into their cellphone screens. It's gone from being able to catch a stranger's eye for a bit of flirtation to that stranger staring into his/her cell phone screen. Show More Summary

Eagle Takes Selfies With Stolen Camera, Must-See Hilarity Ensues (PHOTOS)

Post by Adriana Velez. You guys, this is the best animal news of 2013. No, we haven't saved the ice caps for polar bears. No, this is not about another cat-and-space-themed Tumblr. Why do you have to mention that? Now my animal news sounds anticlimactic! Whatever, I'll tell you it anyway. Show More Summary

'Prime Air' Will Cut Amazon Delivery Time to 30 Minutes George Jetson Style (VIDEO)

Post by Jenny Erikson. Raise your hand if you love Amazon! Keep it up if you love Amazon Prime and free two-day shipping. Now what if I told you that in the future, that two-day wait might be cut to a mere 30 minutes? Would you die of...Show More Summary

5 Facebook Status Updates People Only Post to Avoid Looking Like Total Jerks

Post by Mary Fischer. Even though I'll probably never be able to bring myself to give it up, lately I'm finding that Facebook is becoming more and more annoying. Remember how it used to be something you hopped on for the sake of catching...Show More Summary

6 Black Friday Video Game Deals Too Good to Refuse

Post by Jeanne Sager. In case the massive hype over the XBox One and the Playstation 4 both being released just in time for the 2013 holiday season haven't clued you in, this is going to be a hot year for video games. More than half the population now cops to playing some sort of video game -- be it on a console or on their computer. Show More Summary

Teacher's Photo Goes Viral In Brilliant Lesson on the Dangers of Posting Online

Post by Lisa Fogarty. Parents and teachers can tell you that the best way to get an important message across to a child isn't to preach until you are blue in the face. Show, don't tell is a powerful tool and works wonders. One fifth-grade...Show More Summary

The Geek in Your Life Should Be the Easiest to Christmas Shop For

Post by The Stir Bloggers. The following is a post from our sponsor, OraTV. Well, it’s that time of year again. Who are we kidding? It’s been that time of year ever since Halloween wrapped up. Happens every year -- some of us just wanna...Show More Summary

Man Strips Passed Out Wife Naked and Shares Video With Gaming Buddies (VIDEO)

Post by Kiri Blakeley. You probably think if you're going to get drunk and pass out anywhere, on the couch next to your husband is the safest place to do it. But not, apparently, if you're married to this guy. A man who was playing PlayStation4...Show More Summary

5 Most Insanely Pretty iPad Cases You Have Ever Seen (PHOTOS)

Post by Leilah Peralta. Our tablets go with us everywhere, so we should take their cases into serious fashion consideration. The best tablet cases provide just as much style as they do protection for your most cherished gadget. Plus,...Show More Summary

New Dating App That Lets Women 'Rate' Men Is the Worst of the Internet

Post by Jenny Erikson. Have you heard of the Lulu app? No, not Lululemon, the insanely expensive and misogynistic see-through yoga pants, but the anti-male hate app that’s described as a “crowd sourced little black book for women.” It hooks up to your Facebook account, and then you can go through and rate the men you’ve dated. Show More Summary

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