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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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
If you need a hotel room in Connecticut, Washington is the place to go–according to Business Insider that is. The site recently made its picks for the best hotel in each state, and the best spot in Connecticut is The Mayflower Grace in Washington. Business Insider describes the hotel as “a country retreat atop 58 acres […] [Read More]