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5 'Edgy' Ads That Sold Nothing But Failure And Madness

When you’re advertising something, there are two traditional ways to do it: You can explain why your something is great, or you can make your something sexy. Well, here are some ad wizards who came up with a third option: Add unspeakable, horrific situations and hope for the best! Let’s see how it worked out

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5 Famous News Stories You Didn't Know Had Insane Epilogues

The news cycle tends to operate with the attention span of a coked-up fruit fly. Things happen, things get reported, let’s move on to the next thing. But life doesn’t stop going on just because the media turns its watchful eye away. Sometimes, what happens after a huge news story you may half-remember reading about

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The Dark Side Of Crowdfunding (Nobody Talks About)

If the worst should ever happen to your health, there’s a good chance that you’ll turn to a crowdfunding website, such as GoFundMe or JustGiving, to fill the gap left by our night-terror-inducing healthcare system. The reason for this is simple: There are no insurance brokers or complicated paperwork, just a group of people desperate

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The 6 Most Outlandish Claims Made By Celebrities

We’ve run plenty of articles on this site about celebrities who have amazing life stories. We’ve also run plenty of articles about celebrities who have been amazing liars. But there are some celebrities who have told tales so tall that you could see your house from them, but no one can actually prove that they’re

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5 Movies Where The Heroes & Villains Would Be Reversed Today

The world is rapidly changing, and as a result, many things we took for granted are falling by the wayside — some entire industries, an iceberg or ten, your favorite movie premises, etc. Admittedly, “classic film storylines becoming obsolete” isn’t a problem on the same level as “our grandkids will need protective goggles to go

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5 Terrifying Diseases From History (People Just Made Up)

We’ve all read alarmist news stories about dangerous fads taking over the country which later turned out to be total crap. There were never any Satanic daycare centers, no teenager on the planet has ever played the so-called knockout game, and no one actually likes pumpkin spice. But if you think those are byproducts of

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6 Common Ideas You Had No Idea Celebrities Actually Owned

For most of their lives, celebrities are taught they can own things normal people can’t — jets, exotic pets, dinosaur skulls, etc. They’re used to getting their own way, but sometimes they take that mentality too far. Some celebs think that because they once said, wrote, or even just thought of a word, they have

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5 Myths About Food You Believe Thanks To Jerk Companies

According to the very latest scientific data, you require food in order to live. But do you know what you’ve been wolfing down alongside a lifetime of Chipotle burritos, Taco Bell burritos, and questionable gas station burritos? Lies. Heaping helpings of lies, all carefully seasoned to ensure that as much of your money as possible