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16 Discontinued Products All '90s Kids Want Back, According To Reddit

As I sit here eating a kale salad and sipping green tea, I can't help but wonder why I'm not demolishing a can of 3D Doritos and washing it down with a Chucklin' Cherry Squeezit. My fanny pack was replaced with a sensible brown tote, and I swapped ou…
By Megan Grant

There's A True Crime-Themed Wine Club That Combines Your Two Fave Hobbies Into One

If you've been marathoning The Staircase on Netflix, you can't get enough of everything Investigation Discovery, and the My Favorite Murder podcast is queued up on your phone, there's a new true crime-themed wine club that's a perfect pairing for you…
By Brandi Neal

This Make-Your-Own Frosé Pop Set Will Save You So Much Money This Summer

If rosé all day is one of your summer goals, you also know that sometimes a chilled glass of your favorite millennial-pink wine isn't enough to keep cool. Well, I have good news my friendlies. You can make your own frosé pops to beat the summer heat,…
By Brandi Neal

Taco Bell Just Launched A $5 Steak Nachos Box & People Are Already Obsessed With It

What's better than nachos? Obviously, the answer is steak nachos topped with cheese, refried beans, sour cream, and pico de gallo. If you're wondering where you can get what can only be described as the unicorn of nachos, Taco Bell has a $5 steak nac…
By Brandi Neal

Target Pulled A Father’s Day Card That People Called Offensive From Its Stores

With Father's Day only a few days away, merchandise themed towards the holiday is everywhere. Target has responded to criticism about a "baby daddy" Father's Day card, and the chain is pulling the cards as a result, BuzzFeed reported. The card has a …
By Ayana Lage

These Space Pride Flags Are Going Viral On Twitter For The Best Reason

When queer and nonbinary anthropologist and general space enthusiast Laurie Raye went to bed after posting Pride flags they'd made out of photos of galaxies, they didn't expect to wake up the next morning having gone a bit viral. But after what they …
By James Loke Hale

This Viral Twitter Thread Breaks Down Exactly Why That Iconic G7 Photo Looks So Familiar To You

The current reaction to world politics seems to be "laughing to keep from crying," so it's not super surprising that a dramatic picture of President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel immediately got people talking. An op-ed in The Guar…
By Ayana Lage

So, Bees Know What ‘Zero’ Is & It’s Kind Of A Big Deal

Get ready for some bee-autiful news, friends: Bees are even more intelligent than we thought. We already knew bees could be trained and that they can count up to five, but now animal cognition researchers out of several universities have published fi…
By James Loke Hale

This Woman Is Terrified Of Spiders — So She Ordered Delivery & Asked The Driver To Kill It

If you don't like killing bugs, what do you do when you spot one? You could try to trap it yourself, but if you're actually terrified of insects, that's not an appealing option. A British woman ordered delivery so the driver could get rid of a spider…
By Ayana Lage

This Adorable Unicorn USB Fan Is A Must-Have For Your Office Desk This Summer

Everything should be cute. Paint a smiley face on every household object and add glitter to every accessory. If my office supplies don't look like they was designed for a first grader, they belong in the garbage. OK, perhaps that's a little over-the-…
By Callie Tansill-Suddath

Amazing Tweets Celebrating The Start Of Pride Month

Today officially kicks off Pride Month, which is celebrated each June to commemorate the 1969 New York City Stonewall riots — the unofficial beginning of the LGBTQ equality movement. Pride Month might just be getting started, but people are already s…
By Brandi Neal

Antarctica Is Having Their First-Ever Pride Celebration & The Photos Will Melt Your Heart

If you live in the U.S., chances are you celebrate Pride Month in the sweltering heat of summer. But for some research station crew members throwing a Pride celebration, things are looking just a bit colder. That's right: Antarctica is having its ver…
By James Loke Hale

The Iconic Woman Who Took Her Finals While In Labor Just Graduated From Harvard Law

Taking final exams is no easy task. First, there's the prep, which requires you to hide the Apple TV from yourself and disable all your streaming sites/access to Twitter, while you attempt to shove some facts into your brain. Then, there's pre-exam r…
By Rebecca Fishbein

This Is How Astronauts Go To The Bathroom In Space & No, Diapers Are Not Involved

If one of the things you consider before you leave for vacation is where you'll use the bathroom, you may have poop anxiety, or trouble using the bathroom away from home. If so, you definitely don't want to become an astronaut. Business Insider inter…
By Ayana Lage

A.1. Sauce Candles Exist & Yes, They Really Do Smell Like Meat

Take a deep breath and think of a calming candle scent. Is it lavender you smell? Maybe it's eucalyptus or rosemary. Trick question; your answer doesn't matter. All that's left to smell is grilled meat. Are we living in a nightmare? Better yet, does …
By Ayana Lage

This Video Of A Couple Proposing To Each Other At The Exact Same Time Will Give You So Many Feels

Generally when someone proposes to their significant other, the best answer they can hope for is "Yes." But one couple from Tennessee found an even better answer: "You too?" The couple, Becky McCabe and Jessa Gillaspie had returned to the Memphis Zo…
By James Loke Hale

Americans Are Googling How To Spell This Super Common Word Way More Than Any Other

Every American knows how to spell bananas, thanks to Gwen Stefani's 2004 anthem "Hollaback Girl," but how do you spell beautiful? It may sound like an easy question, but it stumps a lot of people, according to Google Trends. The website released "Ame…
By Ayana Lage

Here's Why People Think Cockroach Milk Is Going To Be The Next Big Superfood

If you're an adventurous eater, you may be intrigued about a milk product that's being touted as the newest food trend: Cockroach milk. Unfortunately, it isn't just a clever name for a product — it's literally milk from cockroaches. The phenomenon is…
By Ayana Lage

People Are Sharing The Most "Single" Thing They've Ever Done & It's Alarmingly Relatable

When I was single and living alone, I used to do this thing where I would cover 80 percent of my face in Bioré strips, eat macaroni and cheese with a spork, and watch old episodes of Sex and the City. Let's focus on the positive here: my skin looked …
By Megan Grant

There Was A Corgi Race This Weekend And The Photos Are TOO MUCH

If you're feeling blue, watching short-legged dogs run their little hearts is just the boost you need. Photos of a corgi race have hit the internet, and they're the cutest thing you'll see all day. Dozens of corgis took to the Santa Anita Park racetr…
By Brandi Neal