Convincing yourself that it's necessary to stay at a job you hate in order to pay the bills, to show up to work every day feeling exhausted before it's even begun – thereby allowing yourself to confuse 'misery' with 'responsibility....
How popular is hockey in Canada? So popular, it seems, that if you’re planning to break into a convenience store to steal beer, you disguise yourself as a goalie. Besides the skates, however, there’s just one piece of the uniform this beer thief forgot. “He was wearing everything but a mask,” Russell police Cpl. Brett Church told the Winnipeg […]
Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) offered some blunt advice in the New York Times to Republicans: “Distance yourself from Donald Trump.” He added: “That’s difficult but I think we’ve got to do it if we’re concerned not just about this election [...]
Not looking forward to your shower giving an operatic performance every time you bathe? It’s a pretty common problem—showers that make an annoying high-pitched squeal when you run the water—but you can probably fix it yourself. Read more...
Whether you regularly speak in public and write online, or you mostly express yourself over email, being a good communicator is part of every single job description. But how can you really know if it’s something you’re good at?Here are 17 questions that can help you identify whether you’re awesome at communicating—or a bit rusty. Show More Summary
Got a 'Check Engine' light on your dash, staring at you? Wonder what it means? Wonder how much it will cost you to fix? Wondering if you can fix it yourself, if only you knew what it meant?
Roomba pong is the best because you can feel responsible about cleaning, and also enjoy yourself! It is a game of Beer Pong, only the cups happen to move around the table on Roombas. Friday night, Jessica Alba had the chance to experience this rare pleasure on the Tonight Show. ... More »
Do you have errands you need to run in the next 20 minutes or so? Do yourself a favour and avoid BlankWindows.com at all costs because despite being a website filled with nothing but empty, randomly sized windows, it’s surprisingly addictive if you try to move them off-screen and dig down to the bottom. More »
Most people imagine that working from home also entails working for yourself. But regular work-at-home arrangements among the non-self-employed have doubled since 2005, according to Global Workplace Analytics, a telecommuting research firm. Show More Summary
Whether you loved the new Ghostbusters, hated it, or found yourself somewhere in the middle, there’s no denying Paul Feig had a very distinct vision. He didn’t just update the characters for 2016, he cranked up the visuals too, with tons of lush, beautiful colors. Read more...
“I try and tell myself it doesn’t matter. Nothing matters. If you tell yourself it doesn’t matter, like you do shows, you do this, you do that and then you have earthquakes in India where 400,000 people get killed. Honestly, [...]
Twitter’s “Trends” are often confusing. Why is #MPBMS or #TechMunch trending? You had to click through and figure it out for yourself. When Facebook copied Twitter’s trends in 2014, it vastly improved them by adding human-written descriptions right below so you knew if you cared or not. Today Facebook is removing those descriptions, and claims it’s to increase… Read More
Myburgh Designs‘ Mood Swing collection features opulent and majestic waxed copper seats, for both indoor and outdoor use. So, curl up and read a book; or lie back, close your eyes and gently swing yourself into a reverie. Whether it’s in a hammock or a swing seat, there’s something so reassuring and soothing about a […]
It's OK to shift the blame to you kids from time to time, like if you fart in public. It's not ok to blame them for forcing you to buy yourself an engagement ring, as much as Farrah Abraham would like to believe. Abraham explained to...Show More Summary
From its modest start as a lowly edible to its meteoric rise as a phallic symbol, the eggplant is undoubtedly a the star of the emoji world. And now it’s going places few emoji (presumably) have ever seen… literally. What started asShow More Summary
Taking breaks, using a standing desk and working in short spurts can help you to focus better at work but sometimes it's not enough. If you find yourself off track lately, here are some tips to reboot your attention. 1. Find new people to follow on social media I recently wrote about how to get back on track when you don't feel like working. Show More Summary
Does the news that millennials are no longer using bar soap have you all worked up in a lather? Get over yourself, ya big freak! What people use to clean their bodies isn’t YOUR business, it’s MY business. Read more...
If the government decides you are an “enemy combatant,” you cannot defend yourself in court. It’s a terrible precedent and a threat even to U.S. citizens. We should immediately release the alleged terrorist.
Five hours. That's the shortest bus tour available in Denali National Park. But there's no better way to immerse yourself in this great landscape's natural beauty. There's only one road that runs through Denali, and it winds its way along hillsides, the majority of which are closed to public vehicles. Show More Summary
There’s a fascinating piece on Flavorwire hero Chuck Tingle at Literary Hub today, and if you fancy yourself as a true buckaroo who knows that love is real, we suggest you head over there and read it as quickly as possible. If you’re still here, though, you might be as we are to find that […]