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21 Totally Unbelievable Facts That Will 100 Percent Blow Your Mind

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James Woods DEMOLISHES Elizabeth Warren’s ‘science’ soapbox with HEAP BIG mic drop

As Twitchy previously reported, Sen. Elizabeth Warren was in a mood to lecture about “science” after President Trump’s tweet mocking global warming alarmists during a seriously snowy and cold late December: I’m going to say something really crazy: I believe in science. Climate change is real and we have a moral obligation to protect this Earth for our children and grandchildren. — Elizabeth Warren (@elizabethforma) December 29, 2017 With the exception of those first seven words (which […]

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18 Brave Domestic Violence Survivors Speak Out — This Will Break Your Heart

In the U.S., every NINE SECONDS, a woman is assaulted or beaten. How is that for a sobering thought? Domestic violence is all around us. It’s not always loud and obvious — in fact, often it’s quiet, subdued, secretive. According to the CDC, “more than one in three women (35.6%) and more than one in four men (28.5%) in the United States have experienced rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner in their lifetime.” Sadly, […]

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Scientists Believe That Sinkholes In Siberia Could Be Linked To The Bermuda Triangle

Last year marked the 40th anniversary of the Bermuda Triangle mystery, and in December, we reported that we were “no closer to knowing the truth.” If you believe these findings, however, that’s no longer the case. The truth behind all of the disappearances in the deadly space between Florida, Puerto Rico, and Bermuda may be linked to sinkholes in Siberia and underwater methane explosions near Norway. Researchers at the Trofimuk Institute discovered that mysterious sinkholes in Siberia […]

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This Woman Was Beautiful And Had A Great Life, But Depression Doesn’t Discriminate

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Super-Simple Life Hack That You’ll Use All The Time (Once You Know About It)

Toilet bowls are, by their nature, full of nasty stuff. Not only do they house your body’s waste, they also are home to a ton of bacteria that’s dangerous to our health. The toilet is meant for dirty things to go in, but sometimes…they don’t stay in there. According to a study by scientists at Leeds University, toilet water splash-back contains tons of germs and bacteria that can cause diarrhea and vomiting. This is especially true in […]

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The Story Surrounding Gloria Ramirez’s Death Is Seriously Freaky

When we call someone toxic, we usually mean that their behavior is dramatic and manipulative. In this woman’s case, however, the description is actually literal. On February 19, 1994, paramedics rushed Gloria Ramirez, who would later be known as “the toxic lady,” to the emergency room of Riverside General Hospital in Riverside, California. She had advanced cervical cancer, and was experiencing confusion, an increased heart rate, and Cheyne-Stokes respiration, an abormal breathing pattern. Just over 30 minutes […]

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You’ve Never Seen A Remote-Controlled Airplane Do Things Like This — Wow!

This remote-controlled airplane is no child’s toy. What it can do completely defies explanation and gravity. One commenter even called it “witchcraft!” What you are about to see, however, isn’t a product of the dark arts. Indoor pattern, or “F3P,” is a little-known sport that combines remote-controlled airplanes with precision aerobatics. It takes place in a confined space, such as a gymnasium, and utilizes lightweight planes and variable-pitch propellers. When set to music, it looks more like […]

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5 Disturbing Experiments From The Past That Were Conducted On Children

It’s no secret that atrocities have been committed throughout history in the name of science. And experiments carried out on children are among the worst. Psychology has always been difficult to study, since recruiting human participants is a necessary evil in the field. The five experiments in this video throw scientific horrors from the past in shocking relief against what we deem acceptable today. What these children endured is absolutely heartbreaking. So-called “progress” cannot be used as […]

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12 Of The Most Contaminated Fruits And Veggies — You Probably Eat These Every Day!

As kids, we had tons of reasons for not eating our fruits and veggies — they’re yucky, they look funny, they smell… Nowadays, though, we know that there’s no excuse. Fruits and vegetables are essential ingredients in a healthy diet, providing a plethora of vitamins and antioxidants that keep us living long and happy lives. But as it turns out, there may be one big reason we didn’t realize…some of those fruits and vegetables are pretty dangerous […]

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