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That June | Thought Catalog

That June I started Prozac and it made me really cranky. Exotic heat trapped my pores with dirt. I stood in the deep end of the...

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19 Things You Can Do In The Next Year That Can Change The Entire...

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8 Signs That Look Like Love But Actually Scream Manipulation

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Some Thoughts I Had While Being Sad In An Airport

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He’s Everything You’re Not And I’m Probably Going To Break His Heart

I sneak out of his bed around 3 and gather my clothes from the floor. I don’t bother picking up my heart; I think I’ll leave...

If You Aren’t Having Fun In Your 20s, You’re Doing Something Very, Very Right

As you’re growing up, you imagine your 20s as this mystical time of life, the “best years,” you’re told by those who have already passed through...

After Every Deception, You’ll Find The Truth

Here’s the funny thing about fate, it doesn’t like liars. It exposes them eventually. It sends their malicious karma back to them and it sends little...

I Was Never Crazy, You Were Just Shady As Fuck

I always believed I was a little irrational, maybe slightly paranoid, definitely very insecure. I knew, before I met you, that I had a habit of...

The Laws Of (Constant) Motion

Our good friend, Sir Isaac Newton, defined three laws of motion in his lifetime, but for the sake of this article, I’ll list the two that...

15 Ex-Racists Describe The Exact Moment Their Viewpoints Changed

Answers found on Ask Reddit “Actually interacting with the people I supposedly hated.” “I come from a family of racists. They spoke of other (than whites) races using...

You’re The Specter Of A Heartache I Have No Right To Bear

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35 Bad Habits That Scream ‘I’m Not A Good Person’

Answers found on Ask Reddit 1. Not taking personal responsibility for your actions. 2. Purposefully withholding important information from someone for your own self-preservation or selfish reasons. 3. Someone...

7 Things To Do When It All Gets To Be A Bit Too Much

1. Anxiety Cardio. Admittedly, I copied the term from Caroline Calloway who I’m skeptical of but I really like her apartment and feel some empathy for...

50 Important Things You Should Know In Order To Live A Good Life

1. You can still love yourself even when you are a work in progress. 2. Your mental health is more important than your work meeting, your school...

Forget That Thing You Heard About Love Having To Hurt Sometimes

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What It’s Like To Have A Miscarriage When No One Knows You’re Pregnant

“Tell me about your periods. Are they regular?” Unless she is trying to determine how pregnant I am, I do not know why that is relevant at...

Of Monsters And Men | Thought Catalog

The first monster I met looked like the ‘90s looked like summer afternoons looked like swimming pools like soccer fields like nintendo controllers like cherry Kool-Aid. The first monster I met was not in...

If This Were My Book The Ending Would Be So Different

“Once he had told her something that she could not imagine: that amputees suffer pains, cramps, itches, in the leg that is no longer there. That...

7 Years: An Essay In The Fifth Person

A writing prompt was shared with me recently that every seven years all of the cells in our bodies shed and replace themselves, meaning that every...

This Is Grief | Thought Catalog

this is grief. staring. at the sea. out the window. at the words you mean to read. at the wall. at the back of your eyes as...

A Short List Of Stereotypes I Reluctantly Admit I 100% Embody

1. Everyone knows I’m a bad driver. Even if you haven’t had the displeasure of driving somewhere with me, you can tell by the embarrassing number...

Here’s To The Day You Start Living

I need you to promise me one thing. Actually, no. I need you to promise yourself one thing. Promise yourself that with every single cell that...

On Emptiness So Heavy It Hurts

There is no more fingernails left to bite and no one around to fuck. Stepping into the shower, I turn the dial to an unholy temperature. A normal...

How To Explore New Orleans As A Millennial

Get there a few days early, alone. Wander down Frenchman Street at night and loiter on the sidewalk listening to jazz outside of Vaso, Blue Nile,...

Forgive yourself for what happened…

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A Short List Of Times When I Came Out Without ‘Officially’ Coming Out

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I’m Getting Way Too Good At Living Alone

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How To Listen To Your Gut Without Getting Scared Of The Future

One of the most essential tenets of modern wisdom is the idea that, deep down, you know the truth about everything in your life and, by...

Here’s The Brutally Honest Truth: I Don’t Need You Anymore

I cannot tell you how many conversations I start on a regular basis with the phrase, “I read this thing…” with my family, my friends, my...

19 Ways To Make 2019 Your Best Year Ever

Before stepping into the New Year, remind yourself to forgive the mistakes and let go of any regrets from the past year and allow yourself to...

19 Resolutions The Empowered You Needs In 2019

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19 Things I Promise To Do For Myself In 2019

1. To let go of the toxic people/habits in my life It’s hard to admit when a situation, habit, or even person has become a toxic presence...

Billionaire Spends $1.7 Million On Motorhome With Its Own Garage, Wait Until You Step...

When we hear the words “mobile home”, our minds often go to a place that is not exactly decadent. However, there is one German...

Does Your Tendon Pop Out Of Your Your Wrist Like This? If So, Here’s...

While humans have certainly evolved over the course of time, there are still a wide range of bodily traits that...

Woman Wears Mascara To Bed For 25 Years And Never Washes Her Face –...

Most of us wear our makeup to bed on occasion. We may come in and just be too tired to wash it off so...

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One of the most popular children’s activities to have at a birthday party is causing more harm than good. The...

If This Mom’s Before & After Photos Don’t Scare You From Tanning Too Much,...

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When we stop to think of the reasons why we bite our nails (or why other people bite their nails), we usually think of...

Bullies Called Her ‘Purple People Eater’ Because Of Birthmark But Her Transformation Is Amazing

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Science Says Tall Husbands And Short Wives Have Better Marriages

There are always scientific studies released claiming to have found some incredible nugget of information. And though statistics are neat and can measure results,...

Drunk Driver Wakes Up From 10 Year Coma – Mortified When The Doctor Tells...

Losing one of the people that we are most fond of because another driver decided to operate their vehicle under the influence is one...

Legal Secretary Quietly Amasses Fortune Before Her Death, Donates $6.24 Million

In its 125-year history, the Henry Street Settlement, a social service group on the Lower East Side of New York City, has never seen...

Carey Hart Posts Adorable Tribute To Pink In Honor Of Her People Magazine Cover

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Prince William And Kate Middleton Welcome Third Royal Baby Into The World

Get ready to celebrate, because the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are now officially the parents of three beautiful children! On September 4, 2017, the...

People Have A Lot Of Theories About The Man In The Stormy Daniels Police...

On Tuesday, April 17, Stormy Daniels and her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, appeared on the "The View," unveiling a police sketch of a man Daniels...

10 Reasons Why McDonald’s Was Better When We Were Kids

Think back to your childhood and you'll probably remember that going to McDonald's was a rare treat (in more ways than one). Besides the deliciously...

10 Things You Should Probably Delete From Your Facebook Page Immediately

As most of us are now well-aware, Facebook and other social networking sites pose a serious risk to our privacy on the web. If the...

Parkland Students Are Using Their New Clear Backpacks To Protest

After the tragic mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, on Valentine's Day, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has finally reopened with a number of security...

New Study Finds That Babies Born In The Month Of September Tend To Be...

Astrology tells us that our birth months have a strong influence on our behavior, personality, relationships, and lives in general. While we can't say for...

Star Wars Fan Gets Life-Changing News When He Sees His Doctor Dressed As Chewbacca

Austin Eggleston is no stranger to hospitals. In fact, he's spent months at Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, waiting for one critical piece of...

Mom Writes Open Letter To Husband About Why He Needs To Help More With...

Parenting is tough, especially when you feel you aren't getting enough support -- or help -- from your partner. Raising kids is a job both...

Medical Student Tragically Ends His Own Life After Being Humiliated On Social Media

Edward Senior, known by friends and family as Ted, had a bright future ahead of him. The 22-year-old was a medical student attending Swansea University...

People Suffering With Misophonia May Be More Creatively Talented

My mom always likes to tell a story from my childhood, in which I was so focused on whatever I was doing at the...

Woman Live-Tweets The Moment A Lying Man Reveals He Has A Son To His...

One of the most crucial elements of a healthy, long-term relationship is honesty. When it's missing, so is trust. Still, some would rather keep...

Comedian’s Recreations Of Celebrity Photos Are Way Better Than The Originals

Ever scroll down your Instagram feed and have the sudden urge to roll your eyes when you come across a ridiculous celebrity photo? I'm talking...

Shy Man’s Life Changes Forever After Growing Beard

In the blink of an eye, the smallest thing can make your life completely change. When I've been in bad places in my life, it's...

Drinking A Beer While Taking A Shower May Promote Creative Thinking

There's nothing quite like the simple pleasure of enjoying a cold, refreshing beer while you're luxuriating in the shower. It's fun, relaxing, and, frankly, gives...

Food Stamp Cuts Would Affect Millions, Including Thousands Of Military Families

On February 12, the Trump administration proposed slashing the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), otherwise known as food stamps, by $17 billion in 2019. In...

15 Times Librarians Went Out Of Their Way To Make Their Libraries Hilarious And...

I'm the first to admit it: I love a library. As a lifelong reader, libraries have always been places of enchantment and wonder for me....

Woman With Cystic Fibrosis Takes First Breath After Receiving Lung Transplant

Eleven years ago, Jennifer Jones was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a progressive, genetic disease that causes a thick, sticky buildup of mucus in...

15 Ridiculously Expensive Everyday Items Only The Uber-Rich Can Afford

Here's the thing: I'm not rich, and so I have no idea what I would spend my money on if I were. I like...

Woman Lets Husband Know She’s Pregnant With A Custom ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Card

Imgur user ChimeraOfEbony and her husband have been trying to get pregnant for the past one and a half years. They were beginning to...

20 ‘Ugly Ducklings’ Who Matured Into Seriously Attractive People

Most of us go through that awkward, often pimple-filled stage in life before time works its magic and we mature into adults who've finally...

These City Streets Are Pulling Off One Of History’s Oldest Optical Illusions

Have you been to your optometrist for an eye appointment lately? If not you might want to go after seeing this optical illusion. Our eyes...

Husband Helps Wife Chart Her Temper And Surprises Her With The Sweetest Notes

It's hard to admit your behavior is a problem, and even harder to take the necessary steps to improve it. That's why support, especially...

Drake Surprises University Of Miami Student With $50,000 Check For Her Tuition

While all of her friends were "blowing up group chats" in anticipation of rap star Drake's upcoming visit to the University of Miami, Destiny...

Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Explains How To Correctly Merge Onto Interstates

Speeding drivers are a problem you'll encounter on any road. But so are the people who drive way under the speed limit, especially on...

Woman Throws Ball Straight Into TV Screen At Bowling Alley In Brazil

Bowling can a tricky sport, especially for beginners who don't know how to use the proper technique. Some hold the ball incorrectly, while others don't...

Video Shows Man Dressed As A Priest Outpacing Amateur Cyclists In San Marino

In my town, there are a lot of cyclists out on the roads. It's a bike-friendly city, so there are often bike tours and cycling...

Black Man Accused Of Stealing His Own Jacket At Iowa Old Navy Store

No retail store is safe from shoplifters, and nobody can blame them for doing everything they can to stop theft. That said, there's a big...

Girl Trolls Her Sister By Rearranging Her Beatles Sign Into Different Anagrams

It's a brother or sister's job to annoy their siblings as much as humanly possible, and that kind of trolling takes many forms. Some stick...

7 Signs To Watch And Listen For In Someone You Believe Is Lying To...

Ever feel like you're being lied to but have no idea how to tell for sure? Welcome to the club. Everyone lies to varying degrees,...

Indiana Woman Writes Funny, Heartfelt Obituary For Her Late Father

Everyone grieves the loss of a loved one in their own way, and for Jean Lahm, humor proved to be the best medicine --...

The Claims You’ve Heard About Salt Lamp Health Benefits Are Likely False

Whether online or from a friend, you've likely heard about the supposed health benefits of salt lamps, from their ability to combat anxiety to...

Know-It-All Woman Nearly Sets Her Self On Fire After Ignoring Electrician’s Plea

It's been said that being rich can solve all life's problems, but one thing it can't change is ignorance. Rich people often have this sense...

Study Shows That People With Psychopathic Tendencies Thrive Under Abusive Management Styles

We've all had horrific jobs that feel like they steal our souls. Part of entering the workforce is learning what you're good at and...

Chinese Math Question Intended To Promote Critical Thinking Confounds People On Social Media Worldwide

Growing up, math was never my strong suit. Once I got past algebra, it was all kind of a blur to me. Still, it's...

Twitter Users Recount Stories Of Their Parents’ Hilariously Dramatic Behavior

It's a parent's job to instill a sense of responsibility in their children and worry about their well-being. Both are stressful, and both can make...

Hiring Manager Fired After Sending Degrading Email To Vietnamese Applicant

Immigrants are smart, hardworking people who just want a chance to succeed like everyone else. But sadly, they're often treated as if they're the exact...

20 Funny, Embarrassing, And Memorable Photos Taken On Roller Coaster Rides

Roller coasters inspire all kinds of emotional reactions. That's why on-ride cameras exist -- to memorialize all the terrified, funny, and distorted expressions on passengers'...

Opera Singer Performs Aria In High-Pitched, Helium-Fueled Voice

Opera singers are known for their rich, powerful voices. It's what makes the art form so captivating. Such stunning performances often bring listeners to tears,...

Punxsutawney Phil’s Band Of Merry Men Might Actually Be A Cult In Disguise

Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, may be the only place on earth where once a year a rodent is transformed into a makeshift meteorologist. On February 2, people...

People Freak Out When Kansas Sheriff’s Office Pretends To Block Social Media

Social media has brought people all over the world closer together, connecting friends and family, providing platforms for professional networking, and helping companies grow...

20 People’s Misfortunes That’ll Really Put Your Bad Day In Perspective

When you're having a really, really bad day, it's hard to look outside of your own personal woes. And that's fine. When you're angry, sad,...

Floridians Find Decades-Old Message While Cleaning Up Debris From Hurricane Irma

Back in early September, Hurricane Irma tore through Florida, displacing families and destroying thousands of homes. Later that month, a couple from Key Largo...

Woman Falls And Appears To Injure Her Ankle Moments After Stealing Packages

Online shopping does more than just make our lives more convenient -- it gives thieves an opportunity to snatch packages from our doors. Unfortunately, many...

Reddit User Tells Revenge Story After Someone Keeps Parking In His Designated Spot At...

There's nothing that can make me quite as mad as a rude driver. We all make mistakes, but it's important to remember that we're all...

Ohio Woman With Prosthetic Leg Receives Incredibly Rude Note From Neighbor

In 2014, then 25-year-old Ashley Brady lost her right leg in an accident. She had to relearn how to walk with a prosthetic, and...

Studies Show That The Earlier A Person Retires, The Earlier Short-Term Memory Loss And...

So many look forward to their retirement. After working hard your whole life, you've earned it. You've finally reached those twilight years and you...

Girl Whose Mother Died Of Breast Cancer Learns Her Adoptive Mom Has It, Too

Alexis Preston was just 23 years old when she accepted the fact that her eight-month-old daughter, Lexi, would have to grow up without her. Diagnosed...

College Students Sing ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Song For Performance Class

SpongeBob SquarePants may never be able to pass his boating exam, but as it turns out, everyone's favorite cartoon sponge does wonders for college...

Bios Urns Grow Trees Using Cremated Ashes Of People (And Even Pets)

Humans have been burying their dead for at least 100,000 years, an ancient tradition that isn't set to change anytime soon. But with the world...

20 Hilarious And Unintentionally Mean Cards Written By Children With No Filter

As we grow and mature, we develop a mental filter that helps us decide whether or not to keep certain thoughts to ourselves. And as...

20 Of The Best, Wittiest, and Funniest Signs From The Women’s March This Year

On January 20, the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's presidential inauguration, people across the U.S. (and even other countries) took to the streets to...

Video Shows Adorable Twin Babies Having A ‘Conversation’ With Each Other

Twins share a special connection from the moment they're born. After all, they do spend nine months in the womb together before meeting their parents...

Five-Year-Old Cancer Patient Dies After Being Captured In Heartbreaking Photo

Just a couple of months ago, five-year-old Braylynn Lawhon appeared to be a happy, healthy little girl. Then in December, her family received absolutely...

Gentle Yoga Promotes Gradual Weight Loss Over Time Through Increased Mindfulness

Many people trying to lose weight tend to assume that the higher the intensity when it comes to dieting and exercise, the faster and...

Elderly Women Get To Drive Around In A Lamborghini Murcielago For A Day

Imagine getting the chance to spend a day cruising around in a 650 horsepower Lamborghini. Sounds like a dream, right? Well, for elderly ladies Peggy...

Groom Pranks Wedding Goers With Video Of Epic Journey To Retrieve Forgotten Rings

When Stuart Kettell told his bride-to-be Vicky that he was planning a special surprise for her on their wedding day in October 2016, she...

Popular Sweepstakes Becomes New Source For Scammers To Target The Elderly

At the start of each new year, it's only a matter of time before our mailboxes and television screens start becoming bombarded with advertising...

Video Explains Why Small Paper Cuts Hurt So Much More Than We’d Expect

Paper cuts are probably the tiniest, most harmless injuries we can sustain. But as I'm sure you can attest, they hurt a ton more...

Mom Records Emotional Video For Baby Before Handing Him To His Adoptive Parents

Eighteen-year-old Hannah Mongie had only been dating her boyfriend Kaden Whitney for a couple of months when the two found out they were going...

Man Records Himself Playing Trombone With Attached GoPro

The invention of GoPro cameras has enabled us to capture perspectives on film we could previously only imagine. For example, the view from the back...

Adorable Girls Run Into Their Favorite Disney Character In At Costco

Imagine walking into your neighborhood Costco and learning your favorite movie character had come to life. That's exactly what happened to this mom and her...

Comedian Transforms Himself Into Funny Characters When Taking New Photo IDs

Most people hate having to go the DMV to renew their driver's licenses and take new photos, but this guy loves it so much...

Husband Exposes Cheating Wife In Front Of Her Family On Her Birthday

There's nothing quite like that overwhelming feeling of betrayal when you find out the person you love has been cheating on you. For some, that's...

Massachusetts Beachgoers Walk Onto Ocean’s Frozen Surface

Imagine going for a nice, winter stroll at your local beach only to be greeted with a gigantic block of ice. That's exactly how one...

Walmart Employee Saves Elderly Man From Being Scammed Out Of $2,300

Scammers have been around for a long time, but these days, they're making it harder and harder for people to tell when they're getting...

Woman Dying Of Cancer Leaves Behind Powerful Message About Life

We have no idea how much time we'll have on Earth. That's why, as cheesy as it sounds, it's so important that we make...

Twins Born Minutes Apart In California Now Have Different Birth Years

Depending on the time their mother gives birth, some twins are born on different days. This brother and sister, on the other hand, can...

Couple’s Wedding Celebration Turns Into Flash Mob After They Engage Vows

When Gary and Tracy Richardson began planning their wedding some years back, they knew they wanted to do something special that'd set theirs apart...

Airport K-9 May Have Died From Cancer, But He Left Quite The Legacy

When you hear the term "K-9" you probably think of dogs working with police to protect and serve their communities. But for K-9 Piper,...

Mom Leaves Multiple Pacifers In Daughter’s Crib To Help Her Sleep At Night

New parents understand the struggle all too well -- your little ones finally fall asleep only to wake up in the middle of the...

Children’s Makeup Kits Pulled From Claire’s After News Of Asbestos Findings

It's a parent's job to worry about everything when it comes to their child's safety. Sometimes, those worries turn out to be unfounded. Others,...

Arkansas Mosque Pays Off Vandal’s Fines In Ultimate Act Of Forgiveness

Back in February, 19-year-old Craig Wigginton and 20-year-old Abraham Davis were arrested in Fort Smith, Arkansas, for crimes they committed against a place of...

Uber Passenger Demanding Refund After Ride With Sketchy Driver

Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft are often more affordable and convenient than traditional taxis. Still, they aren't perfect, and neither are their drivers. One...

Amazing Nurse Cleverly Distracts Little Boy While Giving Him Shots

While you and I may be able to "suck it up" when it comes to health-related pains in the ass, like receiving necessary shots...

Skin Motion Company Lets You Get Sound Wave Tattoos You Can Hear

We all have our own mementos of things we treasure the most. For many, it's an object that reminds us of people or places we...

Redditor Hilariously Trolls Every Woman He’s Matched With On Tinder

Tinder is the app you want to use if you're looking to socialize, find dates, hook up with someone, or, in this guy's case,...

Adorable Elderly Lady Attempts To Have A Conversation With A Google Home Mini

For many elderly folks, the ever-growing technology of our age is pretty astounding, if not a bit confusing. Born in a different era, it's more...

Companies Are Selling Unfiltered ‘Raw’ Water In Strange West Coast Movement

It seems that almost every year, a ridiculous (and sometimes dangerous) new health fad emerges, and 2018 isn't any different. With the real threat of...

15 Fascinating Photos That Capture The Wear And Tear Of Time

There are two inescapable truths we all face during our lifetimes. The first is that we're all going to die. The second? Time changes...

Illinois Man Creatively Proposes To His Girlfriend During Family Card Game

Family game nights are for letting off stream, having fun with your loved ones and, in this woman's case, answering a life-changing question. Surrounded by...

Erie, Pennsylvania, Receives Over 60 Inches Of Snowfall Over Christmas Break

Over the holiday break, you were probably delighted by the snowfall in your area. But for residents of Erie, Pennsylvania, it presented quite a...

Woman Receives Amazing Gifts From Bill Gates Through Reddit’s Secret Santa Exchange

Every year, Reddit holds a Secret Santa exchange for Christmas, during which one lucky user finds themselves paired with none other than Bill Gates. The...

Man Documents Every Time His Wife Falls Asleep During Road Trip Drives

For some, long road trips are a great way to see the sights, converse and play games with your fellow passengers. For others, like...

Deaf People Love To Swear, Too! Here’s How To Say All Your Favorite Cuss...

In recent years, sign language has quickly replaced Spanish and French as one of the most studied languages in school, and it's easy to...

Texas Mom Accidentally Burns ‘Elf On The Shelf’ Doll After Leaving It In The...

Parents aren't just responsible for taking care of their kids and keeping them safe. Moms and dads are also tasked with keeping the "magic"...

Mom Tells Her Children The ‘Truth’ About Santa Claus In An Amazing Way

If you're a parent of young children and also celebrate Christmas, you're probably dreading that inevitable moment you have to explain to your suspicious...

Voice Actor Impersonates Dozens Of Characters While Reading Christmas Story

Countless people retell the iconic holiday story, "The Night Before Christmas," every year during the holiday season. But what makes this man special is...

Dad Hilariously Tries His Best To Get His Twin Daughters Ready For Bed

You know how they says twins are double the trouble? Well, this worn out dad is here to let you know it's totally true,...

Colorado Family Lets Homeless Family Of Five Live Rent-Free In Their Old House

As we settle in by the fire and enjoy unwrapping gifts with our loved ones, it's important that we keep in mind not everyone...

This Adorable Christmas Meet And Greet Is Sure To Melt Your Heart

While most of us are busy picking out last-minute gifts and preparing to spread a bit of holiday cheer, it wouldn't be Christmas time...

16-Year-Old Films Himself Opening His Harvard Acceptance Message

Getting into Harvard University is no small feat for anyone, at any age. For a 16-year-old who's already applying to college, though, it must...

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When it comes to treating people equally, we still have a long way to go. Whether you're talking about race, gender, sexual orientation, or something...

Professor Reads His Terrible ‘Rate My Professors’ Reviews In Front Of His Students

If you're a college student or have recently graduated, chances are when it came time to pick your classes each semester, you checked your...

Connecticut Man Rents Food Truck To Give Out Free Food To Hungry People

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Cards Against Humanity Sends $1,000 Checks To Its Poorest 100 Customers

You've likely spent countless booze-fueled nights laughing among friends while playing one of the most popular cards games out there -- Cards Against Humanity....

Chance The Rapper Fills In For Weatherman On WGN-TV

Chance the Rapper is known for his work as a rapper, singer, songwriter, philanthropist, record producer, and actor -- but did you know he's...

Young Boy Amazes Everyone Inside Guitar Shop While Singing The Blues

Some people spend years honing their voices to get on the same level as professional singers, especially when it comes genres centered around raw,...

Toddler Vomits All Over Mom While Posing With Her In Video

As many moms and dads would be happy to tell you, parenting isn't always pretty. Sure, kids are cute and all, but they're much more...

Victoria’s Secret Model Announces She Will No Longer Undress For An ‘Empty Cause’

Brazilian model and actress Adriana Lima is best known for her iconic role as a Victoria's Secret Angel. In fact, she's their longest-running model,...

Four-Year-Old Boy From Chicago Reads 100 Books In One Day

Four-year-old Caleb Green is a little boy from Chicago who absolutely loves to read. He says his favorites are about the Ninja Turtles and,...

Scared Toddler Hilariously Signs ‘Help’ While Taking Photo With Santa

Lots of kids love sitting on Santa's lap and telling him what they want for Christmas ever year. Others, however, are terrified by the...

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Kids may hate going to school, but for parents, having their children out of the house is a very, very necessary reprieve. And as one...

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I don't know about you, but when it comes to setting up Christmas decorations, I just can't muster up the enthusiasm to go all...

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For many living in the U.S. right now, times are tough, especially when it comes to finances. That's why the tiny house movement has...

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By now you've likely seen the heartbreaking video of a boy named Keaton Jones crying and pleading with school bullies to leave him alone. The...

Homeless Man Saves Two Young Children Trapped In Burning Las Vegas Apartment

Many see homeless people as nuisances who only beg for handouts and contribute nothing to society. But had this man not been around, two...

Mom Writes Brutally Honest (And Hilarious) Family Christmas Card

Now that we're already well into December, 'tis the season for last-minute Christmas shopping, decorations, and that dreaded family Christmas card. While some enjoy sharing...

Your Favorite Candles Could Be Putting Your Entire Family’s Health At Risk

Would it really be the holiday season if we didn’t unearth our large collections of scented candles, filling our homes with just about every...

Woman Shares Her Mom’s Hilarious Texts On ‘Crazy Jewish Mom’ Instagram Account

Think there's no way any other mom could be as neurotic as your own? Well, that's just because you haven't met this woman's fiery...

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Bride Listens To Late Father’s Last Letter To Her On Her Wedding Day

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20 Of The Most Popular Christmas Presents Given Over The Span Of 80 Years

Every year, millions of people brave the crowds (especially on Black Friday) in search of the perfect Christmas presents for their loved ones. While we...

Dad Doesn’t Catch On To His Wife’s Very Obvious Pregnancy Announcement

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California Teen With Down Syndrome Learns She Just Got Her First Job

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6 Adorable Times Parents Suprised Their Kids With Disney Trips On Christmas

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These Special Sunglasses Allowed This Young Man To See Color For The Very First...

Imagine going through life never having witnessed the bright sun rising in a pink and orange sky or the autumn leaves changing color. For those...

10-Year-Old Boy Nails His Best Man Speech At His Dad’s Wedding

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Family Involved In Nonprofit Group Keeps Their Horses Inside During Hurricane Irma

During natural disasters, many pets are sadly abandoned and left to fend for themselves. For this family, however, that just wasn't an option. Drew and...

5 Things People Miss The Most From Their Childhoods That No Longer Exist

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Baby Makes Fist At Her Mom After Having Her Face Shoved Into Birthday Cake

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You Could Say This Birthday Boy Got Exactly What He Asked For

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9-Year-Old Brazilian Girl Becomes Famous After Photos Of Her Skateboarding Go Viral

In the past few decades, so much progress has been made for girls. There are still places and activities, however, that are male-dominated, and...

Vietnamese Hackers Claim To Have Already Tricked iPhone X’s Face ID Feature

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Dad Records Baby Girl Riding Around The House On A Roomba

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Video Shows Rescuers Pulling Baby From His Dead Mother’s Arms After Iran Earthquake

On the night of November 12, a magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the border region between Iran and Iraq. In the deadliest earthquakes in the world...

Stream Of Live Demolition Blocked By Untimely City Bus

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Mom Asks Whether It’s Acceptable To Re-Wrap Daughter’s Birthday Presents For Christmas

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Some College Professors Make So Little That They’re Forced To Live In Their Cars...

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Boaters Record Moments Before And After Roy Halladay’s Plane Crash

On November 7, two-time Cy Young Award-winning pitcher Roy Halladay passed away at 40 years old when his ICON A5 plane crashed into the...

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Having never been a parent myself, I couldn't describe firsthand the roller coaster of emotions, cravings, and odd behaviors that come with creating a...

Mom Asks Parents What She Should Have Done When A Toddler Kicked Her Baby

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Elderly Man Walks Utah Streets To Encourage Organ Donation After Helping His Wife

Two years ago, Wayne Winters and his wife of 26 years, Deanne, received devastating news. Deanne had been diagnosed with stage 5 kidney failure. Her...

Dad With Super Fast Reflexes Grabs Daughter As Soon As She Starts Falling

You know how they say that being a parent is a full-time job? Well, this dad is here to tell you that's definitely true. Children,...

Video Demonstrates How To Cook A Turkey With A Lightbulb And DVD-R Discs

While some people look forward to their Thanksgiving dinners every year, others dread the day and wish they could avoid it altogether. Besides the sometimes...

Woman Blurts Out Seriously Embarrassing Answer To ‘Family Feud’ Question

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England Mom Recorded Dragging Her Son Defends Herself, Says He Has Severe Autism

Back in October, people became outraged after watching a viral video of a mom in Liverpool, England. The 31-year-old unnamed woman could be seen...

Flight Centre Employee Pranks Man Who Lost His Driver’s License While Drunk

We've all experienced it -- that one night where you drink so damn much that you have no idea what happened when you wake...

John Lewis Releases New Christmas Advertisement Called ‘Moz The Monster’

Every year during the winter holidays, British retail giant John Lewis treats us with a new advertisement to get into the Christmas spirit. These ...

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For practically every snag we run across in life, there's a handy tip to make things easier. But while there are plenty of "life pro...

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Orem Police Officer Offers To Watch Man’s Daughter While He’s In Court

Not having a babysitter can be extremely inconvenient, especially when you have important appointments you can't miss. One Utah dad was at a loss for...

Tiffany & Co. Selling Ridiculously Overpriced ‘Everyday Objects’

When it comes to the world of frivolous spending, Tiffany & Co. is the place for all your shopping needs. Sure, there's no questioning that...

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Florida High School Principal Joins Step Team Mid-Routine During Pep Rally

Recently, students cheered in Lake Mary High School's gym as their fellow classmates danced during the last pep rally of the football season. The Florida...

Insurance Company Abruptly Drops Coverage For Woman With Traumatic Brain Injury

In October 2015, Jen and Brian Granek took a trip to Costa Rica. Before they returned to their home in Maryland, one moment changed...

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Now that Halloween has come and gone, stores are filling their shelves with everything Christmas, whether we like it or not. Like many others, I...