Dasha Fayvinova
Web Culture Writer at Bustle, immigrant, still bitter over not being picked as All That's "Funniest Kid In America"

What is Planet Nine?

Growing up, we've always been told that the solar system works in certain ways. The biggest shakeup to those lessons was the disqualification of Pluto as the eighth planet back in the early 2000s. I guess we've been waiting all this time for the next…
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New Handbag Has A Secret Water Bottle Pouch Inside

Long gone are the days when you couldn't combine fashion and nutrition. A Kickstarter for a purse called The Conway makes it impossible for you not to properly hydrate throughout the day. Its unique design brings together a handbag that is also a wat…
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Girl Has Epic Auto Reply To NSFW Pics In Texts

The current state of technology is pushing us closer and closer to a Matrix-like virtual reality. Our personal relationships and romantic entanglements are all bunched into small plastic/titanium boxes with glowing screens. We swipe based on people's…
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Here's What Disney Princesses Would Wear Today

Disney Princess have been influencing the minds of women and young girls for generations. As young kids we watch them twirl while cleaning, break away from tradition, and search for their Prince Charming. As grown women we appreciate that they defeat…
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Can You Figure Out The Dirty Pun In This Costume?

What happens when you take a fun loving older couple and mix them together with a Halloween costume tradition? You get Brook Bogin's parents, who broke the internet with their terrific sex toy pun couples costume. It takes a little bit of time to get…
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Easy Best Friend Halloween Costume Ideas For 2016

Since the very first holidays were introduced, their sole purpose was to bring together family, or for those ~special few~, significant others. Even Halloween falls into one of those two categories. Couples costumes are revered and encouraged. But th…
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Why Half The Bridal Party Is Freaked In Viral Pic

Weddings are complicated affairs. You have to make sure everyone has a good time, keep checking that there is enough food for all, and (perhaps most importantly) remember to bring the rings. With a million things that could go wrong at any minute, it…
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22 Cheap Halloween Costume Ideas For 2016

Just because you want to look fierce AF this Halloween doesn't mean you need to spend your entire month's pay check on one night. Being practical has it's benefits, people. Sometimes the best option is the cheapest option. Instead of going online and…
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14 Instagram Halloween Costume Ideas For 2016

When it comes to picking the right Halloween costume this year, you might want to consider going for something recognizable. Take it from someone who tried to be the Queen of Hearts from Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, but ended up looking like the…
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All About The Orionid Meteor Shower

If you've missed out on some pretty amazing celestial events this year, good news is coming your way. This October, you will be privy to seeing the Orionid meteor shower. For those who are wondering what the Orionid meteor shower is and the history b…
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A KFC Pumpkin Chicken Exists, NOT KIDDING

If you thought that the Double Down Dog would be the weirdest food marketed by KFC, you thought wrong. With fall upon us here in the United States, our friend Australia decided to mix things up by offering KFC pumpkin chicken wraps to hungry customer…
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Pizza Hut Will Pay You $50,000 To ... Eat Pizza?!

Supportive parents have been telling their kids for ages that they should find what they are passionate about and make it their jobs. Well, last time I checked, eating shrimp and watching Netflix isn't a job. But it looks like there is something pret…
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21 Cool Last-Minute 2016 Halloween Costume Ideas

If you're in the midnight hour rushing to find the perfect last-minute 2016 Halloween costume idea, have no fear, spooky friends. The following costumes are a no-brainer. You just need a little creativity to go from nothing to a whole lot of somethin…
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People Share What They Miss From Pre-Internet Days

I truly don't understand how people were able to travel before Google Maps became a thing. I mean, I know that maps existed, but I'm still shocked that humans didn't just stay at home or in a four-block radius of their house. Technology has made so m…
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Weed-Infused Wine Is Hard To Buy, But "Worth It"

For those of us that love to smoke a little ganja and drink a little wine, some pretty good news comes from California this week. Apparently, a product called Canna Vine, or weed-infused wine, is going to be hitting the market in California for those…
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Meet The Grown-Up 'Slime Time Live' Cake

If there was one thing on television that we all loved growing up, it was the amazing green slime that rained down on kid-contestants during Slime Time Live. It was the mixture of challenges, questions, and green goop that really captured our hearts …
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Pizza-Flavored Lollipops Are A Thing That Exist

Looking back into our nation's history, lollipops have somehow wound their way into a variety of questionable situations. For example, they are handed out to begging children who go door to door on Halloween. They are also the first things you get af…
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14 HRC Mugs You Need To Survive This Election

If you are anything like me, you've spent the last two presidential debates squeezing your glutes together so tightly that you can make diamonds. This anxiety you feel is totally normal. After all, the Republican presidential nominee was caught bragg…
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Single 25-Year-Olds In Denmark Get Hella Pranked

International traditions can often seem a little different and kooky, at least compared to our own that we've grown up with. One of the more wild ones has got to be what happens to you if you're single on your 25th birthday in Denmark. If you thought…
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Adorable Dog Refuses To Part With Stuffed Donut

Let's get something straight — donuts are amazing and totally addicting. If you want proof, look no further that this dog who refused to part with a donut pillow. Brielle Westwood tweeted a photo of her beloved pooch engrossed in a relaxed pose, a qu…
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