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Extreme Couponing Workshop rescheduled

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Due to the inclement weather, the Extreme Couponing Workshop with Veronica Hall, scheduled for Monday evening, January 26 at the Doubletree Hotel in Norwalk, has been postponed until Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. The event will be held at the Doubletree Hotel at 789 Connecticut Ave. in Norwalk, CT. To reserve your space at […] [Read More]
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5 Vines from Tom Brady’s press conference that encapsulate Deflategate’s ridiculousness

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Earlier this morning, Patriots coach Bill Belichik denied having any knowledge of how footballs used in Sunday’s AFC Championship game against the Colts were deflated below NFL guidelines. This afternoon, quarterback Tom Brady also spoke to the press about the controversy, addressing his preferences for grip and inflation as the deflated footballs would have given […] [Read More]
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Australian fishermen catch “horrific-looking” frilled shark

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Australian fishermen off the coast of Lakes Entrance, Victoria made a nightmarish discovery this week when they pulled this frilled shark from the depths of the ocean/hell. Frilled sharks are rarely seen by humans; they live in and around the outer continental shelf. But presumably the fishermen in question did not immediately die from sheer […] [Read More]
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It’s here: Bad Lip Reading’s ‘NFL 2015′

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Today’s your lucky day sports fans, Bad Lip Reading has released their 2015 compilation of hilarity after pulling down over 28 million views in last year’s video.
There really isn’t anything more to say other than, you gotta watch the video:

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Police in Norway: Stop calling us about the snow

Police in Norway: Stop calling us about the snow

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A public service to people in Norway: Can you please stop calling the cops about the snow? TheLocal.no, a Norwegian news site in English, is reporting that police in Agder, Norway are asking residents to please stop calling them to report that it’s snowing. Their complaints range from “I can’t get to work on time” […] [Read More]
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The most commonly leaked passwords

The most commonly leaked passwords

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Why have there been so many security hacks lately? Sony, iCloud, Target and Home Depot are some of the big names who suffered security breaches recently. But you could be a victim too–especially if you have a lazy password. This may seem like common sense, but Business Insider recently rounded up a list of the […] [Read More]
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Video purports to show Russian bigfoot

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A new video that shows a bipedal bear-like figure walking through a snowy woodland area is creating excitement in the sasquatch enthusiast community. The footage was captured by a group of bigfoot hunters who were investigating sightings of the mythical creature in the remote foothills of a Russian mountain range, Huffington Post reports. The video […] [Read More]
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Video of pizza delivery guy getting harassed sparks online outrage

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Delivering pizza in the dead of winter in the Northeast isn’t anyone’s idea of fun — especially when harassment from ungrateful customers comes with the gig. In a video first uploaded to Youtube (which was subsequently pulled down and posted to Live Leak), a delivery guy from Palace Pizza in Westport, Massachusetts gets called back to […] [Read More]
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Restaurant offers free meals for only its most attractive customers

Restaurant offers free meals for only its most attractive customers

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Need a little more crippling  judgment in your day? Then book a trip to China because the restaurant of your dreams has a deal for you! Jeju Island, a Korean restaurant in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou, is offering free meals to its 50 most attractive customers each day. In order to qualify, a panel […] [Read More]
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Survey finds Californians are the biggest boasters on social media

Survey finds Californians are the biggest boasters on social media

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Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the most narcissistic of them all? When it comes to social media, a new survey from the social platform HeyLets finds that Californians are the most likely to brag and boast in status updates on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Social media users in Washington state and Nevada were also […] [Read More]
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