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10 Dangerous Things That Used to Be Normal in the Past

10 Dangerous Things That Used to Be Normal in the Past

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If you think people nowadays do unusual things, you should check out our comparatively recent history. You’ll see that our ancestors used to do even weirder things. But their actions were actually legal. We have made a compilation of scary things that were permissible in the past. Cocaine treatment 100 years ago, people didn’t treat this substance as harmful. On the contrary, it was available in drugstores and sold without a prescription to heal coughs and toothache. Cocaine was also recommended as a sedative for kids. And, as with other pharmaceutical drugs, cocaine was widely advertised. Sending kids through the mail It sounds like a joke, but at the beginning of the 20th century, Americans had the opportunity to send their kids through the mail absolutely lawfull
The ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Theme Song By Cassandra Wilson Sets The Perfect Tone For A New Mystery

The ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Theme Song By Cassandra Wilson Sets The Perfect Tone For A New Mystery

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At long last, the highly anticipated third season of True Detective is here. The mystery-drama has a history of tense storytelling and all-star casts, and this year is no exception. The sweltering unease that made the freshman season such a hit success returns as Detective Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) begins to investigate the sudden disappearance of two young Arkansas children. And the True DetectiveSeason 3 theme song is the perfect interlude to set the tone. heard during True Detective's first few moments was recorded by singer Cassandra Wilson in 1995. T Bone Burnett, who handles the soundtrack and writes the scores for each season of the HBO series, told Esquire in another piece that Wilson "is the greatest living jazz singer, and...
Victoria Beckham’s Spice Girls Reunion Tour Comments Prove That She’s Still The Group’s Biggest Fan

Victoria Beckham’s Spice Girls Reunion Tour Comments Prove That She’s Still The Group’s Biggest Fan

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After the Spice Girls officially announced their 2019 reunion tour in November 2018, fans' immediate excitement was promptly quelled by the news that Victoria Beckham, AKA Posh Spice, won't be joining her fellow "Wannabe" singers in the U.K. this summer. Beckham's skipping out of the Spice Girls' reunion tour may not have come as a huge surprise — rumors of a Spice Girls tour sans Beckham started circulating in August 2018 — but it was still a tough pill to swallow for fans of the girl group which had once sang "friendship never ends." But in a recent interview with The Guardian, Victoria Beckham said that she's still a Spice Girl even if she's not participating in the exciting reunion tour. In the profile of Beckham, published on Jan. 19, the sing
20+ Incredibly Confusing Packaging Designs That Will Seriously Infuriate You

20+ Incredibly Confusing Packaging Designs That Will Seriously Infuriate You

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Have you ever purchased a product based on the cool or interesting packaging, only to find out that it was a total disappointment or sham? If not, you should be grateful. Sadly, for these people, they will never trust a product’s marketing tactics again. From blatant lies to deceiving pictures and terminology – these 25 packagings designs are so confusing, we don’t whether to scream, laugh, or cry. Were these a totally manipulative marketing tactic or just a general oversight on the company’s part? We’ll never know. What we do know, is that someone messed up. 1. This big fat lie. ethandrzb Source: ethandrzb Nothing is more frustrating than when you open your giant cup of gummy bears, but it turns out it’s just a deceiving lid, and now you want to cry. 2. Was someone trying to be cruel o
10 Photos Of The Most Amazing Things That Happen In The Ocean

10 Photos Of The Most Amazing Things That Happen In The Ocean

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Many of us want to see the stars, but the ocean remains a great mystery. There are still so many creatures and phenomena that we don’t understand, and there is a lot left to explore. Here are 10 amazing things that happen in the ocean. 1. Underwater Crop Circles YouTube Screenshot Source: YouTube Screenshot These circles can measure up to 7 feet in diameter. Scientist had no clue what they were, until they discovered that male pufferfish use these to woo females. 2. The Gap Between Eurasia and North America YouTube Screenshot Source: YouTube Screenshot These two tectonic plates seem to be moving apart at the rate of 1 inch per year. It makes you wonder what the earth will look like in a few centuries. 3. Underwater Rivers YouTube Screenshot Source: YouTube Screenshot Yes, there are r
Girl Is Only 16 Years Old, But Her Stunning Audition Has Been Viewed 17 Million Times

Girl Is Only 16 Years Old, But Her Stunning Audition Has Been Viewed 17 Million Times

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YouTube Screenshot Source: YouTube Screenshot Talent comes in all shapes and sizes. One sixteen-year-old girl is out to prove to the world that she has what it takes to be a superstar. Zhavia lives with her mom, and she loves to sing. She recently shared her gift with the world by auditioning on The Four: Battle for Stardom. The televised talent contest is hosted by Fergie and judged by Sean Combs, DJ Khaled, Meghan Trainor, and Charlie Walk. This girl is working hard to share her gift with the world. “I want to be successful enough to buy my mom a house one day and I’m willing to do anything it takes to get in one of those chairs,” Zhavia said during her pre-performance interview. YouTube Screenshot Source: YouTube Screenshot The girl looked cool, calm, and collected as she stepped
Teen Yells ‘Hello’ Into Abanonded House In Woods, Doesn’t Realize He’ll Get A Desperate Response

Teen Yells ‘Hello’ Into Abanonded House In Woods, Doesn’t Realize He’ll Get A Desperate Response

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Teenagers like to explore creepy places, and few things are as creepy as an abandoned building. When Izaak Eglington-Watts and his friend Emily found an abandoned building in the woods while hiking, they were instantly excited. They were cautious but decided to check out the building. They found that it carried their voices well, so they decided to yell into it to see if they could get an echo. YouTube Screenshot Source: YouTube Screenshot They had no idea they were about to become heroes. Izaak walked over to an opening in the building and yelled, “Hello!” inside. He didn’t only hear his echo, he heard someone call back. A hoarse voice replied and immediately gave Izaak chills. He rushed over to his friend Emily, who doubted that he heard anything at all. The teenager explained: “I tho
Girl Makes National News After Dad Posts ‘Embarrassing’ Footage Of Her Slipping On Icy Driveway

Girl Makes National News After Dad Posts ‘Embarrassing’ Footage Of Her Slipping On Icy Driveway

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Spring may be on its way, but the winter weather is still affecting many parts of the United States, and icy conditions are keeping people indoors. But when Alexis Johnson’s mom asked her to do some chores, she couldn’t escape the task ahead — even on her birthday. She and her sister, Nicolette, went outside to bring in the trash cans while their mother was inside, putting away the groceries. But there was a problem: while Nicolette had no issue walking up the driveway, Alexis kept on slipping and sliding! In the clip below, you can see the 11-year-old’s attempts to make it to the top of the driveway. Nicolette thought it was funny, but then took pity on her sister and helped her. Later, their dad checked the security footage from the driveway and saw the hilarious unfolding of e
Elderly man gets job at Walmart and gets fired for funny reason two hours later

Elderly man gets job at Walmart and gets fired for funny reason two hours later

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Walmart shoppers tend to get a bad rap. Despite the fact that pretty much everybody shops there, making fun of people at Walmart has become a bit of trend. The website People of Walmart (with a Facebook page boasting over 9k likes) is completely devoted to posting discretely-taken pictures of shoppers without their knowledge. You were probably expecting me to post one of these photos, but I actually think the whole premise behind the website is kind of mean and rude. So here, have a kitten instead. Now, while I don’t approve of real people being made fun of— we can all still use a good Walmart joke every once in a while. The following joke has been circulating for at least 10 years. The earliest version I could find (using a 3-second Google search) was posted toEbaum’s World in 2008. But
Prince Harry’s reply to toddler stealing his popcorn has millions laughing

Prince Harry’s reply to toddler stealing his popcorn has millions laughing

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A toddler stole Prince Harry’s popcorn, and his reaction will leave you gushing. While attending the Invictus Games on Wednesday in Toronto, Prince Harry became the victim of theft. A super-cute toddler named Emily could not help but sneak some of his popcorn every time he looked away. In a now-viral video making rounds on social media, viewers see the toddler sneaking pieces of popcorn out of Prince Harry’s container and into her mouth. According to BuzzFeed, Prince Harry enjoyed the games with his friend Paralympian David Henson sitting beside him. The woman – and mother – to the sneaky toddler was Hayley, his friend’s wife. In the video, Emily appears to snag several bites of popcorn before Prince Harry catches on to her trickery. When Prince Harry finally noticed the sneaky toddle