American Apparel Posted a Photo of the Challenger Explosion . . . Because They Thought it Showed Fireworks

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This might be one of the worst social media mistakes any company has made . . . and that’s really saying something. American Apparel was posting photos of fireworks for the Fourth of July weekend on their Tumblr page on Thursday. If you don’t know Tumblr, it’s like Twitter but more oriented around posting photos […]

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7 things you didn’t know about the 4th of July

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There are actually a lot of things that might surprise you about the Fourth of July, including these seven from AllProudAmericans.com. When did we declare independence from Great Britain? July 4th, 1776? WRONG. It was July 2nd. In fact, John Adams expected July 2nd to be our national independence day. When was the Declaration of […]

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“Back to the Future 2″ Predictions That are Almost True

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In the 1989 sequel “Back to the Future 2″, the heroes travel into the oh-so-distant future of 2015. Since that’s only half a year away, you’re probably wondering why some of the cool stuff they predicted still isn’t in our hands. Well, here are five that may be on the verge of coming true . […]

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Random Facts For Tuesday

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Here are some random facts for you . . . You can’t legally buy fireworks in Florida . . . unless you’re using them for pest control. So when people buy fireworks in Florida, they have to sign a form that says they’re using them for agricultural reasons. If MEL BROOKS wins one more Oscar, […]

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The Ten Things That Instantly Make Men and Women More Confident

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What’s something that INSTANTLY makes you more confident? According to a new survey, the top answer for guys was . . . “A SUNNY DAY”. Followed by a clean shave. For women it’s a new HAIRCUT, and a sunny day came in second. So apparently nice weather boosts our confidence? Which makes sense. But it’s […]

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Three Reasons You Look Hotter in Sunglasses

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Ever notice how everybody is instantly hotter with sunglasses on? It’s not because you have some fetish you didn’t even know about. It’s true for everyone . . . and here’s why. They’re associated historically with glamor and risk-taking. Which seems kinda obvious, but it wasn’t always true. Sunglasses became popular in the 40s, mainly […]

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“World’s Ugliest Dog” Winner is a Mutt Without Lips or Eyelids

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The annual World’s Ugliest Dog contest went down on Friday. It was at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California. And even though the winner IS ugly, he’s also strangely beautiful . . . like a sunset over a garbage dump, perhaps? This year the World’s Ugliest Dog is a two-year-old mutt named Peanut. Peanut was […]

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Scandals caused Gaga to pull “Do What You Want” clip

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Lady Gaga likes to shock but even some controversies are too big for her. According to the “New York Post,” Gaga chose not to release a video for her R. Kelly duet “Do What You Want” because there was too much negative publicity surrounding the clip’s director and co-star. Gaga shot the video with R. […]

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Having a bad day? Reboot it in less than 10 minutes

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If you’re having a bad day, it doesn’t have to STAY bad until it’s over.  You can turn things around in less than ten minutes, using these four tips.   1.  Move to another location.  Just get away from your problems.  Go outside for some fresh air.  If you’re in a tall building, climb a […]

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Match.com Can Now Use Photos of Your Ex to Find You a Lookalike

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When you get DUMPED, don’t you want your next hook up to look like the OPPOSITE of your ex? Like, if you get dumped by a 5-foot-2, 110-pound blonde, don’t you gravitate to a 6-foot-8 Eskimo lady with skull-crushing thighs? Well, Match.com thinks if you have a type, you’ll want to STICK with that type. […]

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