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Have you ever woken up naked with an empty fifth next to you? If so, congratulations, you probably had a good time. But the bad news is, you’re probably also an alcoholic. Interestingly, people who partake in heavy drinking — even fully clothed — may now be considered alcoholics too. The New York Times reported [...]
Think you are smarter than an 11th grader? Well, I’m not, or at least I read at a level embarrassingly below my level of education. Maybe I’m just having a bad day. Anyway, see how you stack up against everyone else: Source: Staples eReader Department
See what gasoline myths aren’t true and tips to save money on gasoline.
With acts like One Direction, The Wanted and Big Time Rush storming the pop charts, boy bands are back in a big way. But if history is anything to go by fame can be fleeting for today’s fresh-faced pinups. We take a look at the new breed and those that inspired hordes of screaming teens Read More
Newsweek is set to release a controversial magazine cover later this month, declaring President Barack Obama the country’s “first gay president.”
Maybe it’s because NASA’s had its wings clipped by budget cuts, but the Russians have produced some photos of the Earth that are arguably more spectacular than ours. Check out these 121-megapixel images taken by the weather satellite Elektro-L No.1 that capture Earth in one image from 22,369 miles away. It’s the highest-resolution photo of Earth yet.
Think you can surf a 78-foot wave?
Garrett McNamara did, and broke the Guinness World Records for the largest wave ridden for more than a foot.
But the 44-year-old Hawaiian pro surfer had no intentions to do so when he woke up that morning in Portugal, the Associated Press reports.
Danny Lesh admits he’s a vigilante. But on Bike to Work Day, he’s a hero to bikers everywhere. The Washington, D.C., man told DCist and local TV stations his bike was stolen, then posted for sale on Craigslist. Lesh says he responded to the ad, took his own bike for a “test ride,” and drove [...]