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Critics Hate Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, Still a Hit

Posted on 28 Mar, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

There are a lot of things wrong with the ambitious but flawed Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, and critics were happy to point out everything in rants about what would appear to be one of the worst comic book movies ever according to dry numbers. But either people love to watch something awful, or they simply don’t care, as the box office digits were quite pleasing to see for anyone involved in the making of the film. More

Brain Aging Slowed Down Up to 10 Years Through Regular Exercise

Posted on 27 Mar, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

As time goes by, more and more studies confirm what seems like sound logic without the science: Regular exercise and physical activity help slow down brain aging, as another recent study shows. More

Australia has a New Scary Animal: A Spider That Swims & Catches Fish

Posted on 9 Mar, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

One of the things the continent of Australia is known for is the incredible amount of animal species that are f***ing scary hanging around the joint. Turns out a new spider species discovered in Queensland fits right in with the stereotype. More

Two Brothers Have Lottery Winning Tickets: One gets $291 Million, the Other $7

Posted on 8 Mar, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

Siblings James Stocklas and Bob Stocklas both won something thanks to the lottery tickets they bought while vacationing in Florida: James won the jackpot, $291 million. His brother? He won $7. More

18 Best Memes of Leonardo DiCaprio Finally Winning an Oscar

Posted on 29 Feb, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

Deserving or not (you never know with the Academy Awards), Leonardo DiCaprio has finally won the Oscar for outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role for his portrayal of Hugh Glass in The Revenant, which immediately led to a horde of memes celebrating the event, which everyone has been waiting to see. More

Beautiful People are Happier Only When They Think About it

Posted on 22 Feb, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

It’s not enough to be good looking in order to be happier than the regular “ugly” folks. You also need to think about how much better looking you are than the rest of the mundane population. More

Legal Marijuana Sales in the United States Overtake Doritos, Cheetos and Funyuns Combined

Posted on 4 Feb, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

According to ArcView Market Research and New Frontier Data, two marijuana industry market research groups, Americans spend more on legal marijuana then on Doritos, Cheetos and Funyuns combined. More

Google, According to the Church of Scientology, Gave Them Almost $6 Million in Free Advertising

Posted on 1 Feb, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

Religion? Cult? Business setup in order to profit and nothing more? The relevance and legitimacy of Scientology is one of the more controversial topics one might think of, but it’s a recognized religion in the United States since 1993, which gives it a tax-exempt status. Turns out they got a lot of free publicity off of Google thanks to that status. More

Elkmont, Alabama Half Marathon Made Famous Thanks to Ludivine the Dog

Posted on 27 Jan, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

The small town of Elkmont in Alabama gets its day in the spotlight thanks to Ludivine, a local hound dog that ran a half marathon after leaving its own backyard, wandered to the starting line of the Trackless Train Trek and finished with a time of 1:32:56, which would have placed her at seventh place. More

A Year With No Deaths is New to Alaskan Commercial Fishing

Posted on 19 Jan, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

From October 1 in 2014 to September 30 in 2015, there were no operations-related deaths in the Alaskan commercial fishing industry, the first one year period with no fishing-related casualties in the industry, which is well known for its death toll and dangerous reputation. More