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Aly Raisman shares beautiful message about self-love on Instagram

By Andrea McNeil2017-06-05 23:37:58 UTC Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman is known as a strident supporter of body positivity. When she received sexist comments from a TSA employee recently, Raisman called him out on Twitter. Thankfully, Raisman has an Instagram that can help you forget the haters and focus on what’s real. Raisman posted this photo with a strong message that reminds her fans about the importance of self-love. Raisman’s post

Elon Musk has a 'Zootopia' moment at the DMV

By Sasha Lekach2017-06-05 23:19:02 UTC Billionaire tech CEOs—they’re just like us! They have to deal with meetings, paperwork, and the dreaded DMV. On Monday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk shared a moment from his morning trip to the DMV—but it seemed like he was having a good time at the bureaucratic hellhole. He posted a photo of “Window 7” at a nondescript DMV cubicle and spotted the stuffed animal version of

This crazy crash landing footage is why you don't propose on a hot air balloon

By Keith Wagstaff2017-05-30 00:36:48 UTC Imagine your boyfriend just proposed to you. You’re in a hot air balloon, enjoying that crisp Canadian air, when OH GOD WE’RE GOING DOWN.  That’s what pretty much what happened Saturday in Edmonton, Alberta, according to this footage from passenger Jeffrey Scott. The balloon plummeted and got caught in a tree, where the pilot fired the burner to break free. It worked — but that

Terrifying footage emerges from raging storm in Moscow

By Keith Wagstaff2017-05-29 23:32:38 UTC Moscow was battered by a deadly barrage of severe thunderstorms on Monday, and plenty of scary moments were caught on video.  The compilation below, from Russian journalist Artur Petrosyan, shows the cover of a tennis court in Zhulebino district being blown off, as well as a giant crane spinning around due to high winds.  At least 11 people have died in the storm, with dozens

Great white shark leaps into tiny boat, fisherman treats it like NBD

By Keith Wagstaff2017-05-29 21:02:48 UTC Welp, I’m never fishing again.  Terry Selwood was hoping to catch some snapper off the coast of Evans Head in Australia when a great white shark leapt out of the sea and into his boat.  “I caught a blur of something coming over the boat … and the pectoral fin of the shark hit me on the forearm and knocked me down on the ground

Watching trucks slide perfectly into parking spaces is a satisfying way to waste time online

By Chloe Bryan2017-05-29 21:00:00 UTC Friends, when it comes to online recreation, you’ve got a lot of options. You could watch an intricate candle carving video, for example. Or watch slime being made. Or watch a nice clip of waterfall. Or watch a teen pour a bunch of Orbeez into a pool. And there’s fidget spinner porn now! It’s all right there! Today, I’d like to throw another internet activity

The Pope did not appear that thrilled to meet Justin Trudeau

Image: FERRARI/EPA/REX/Shutterstock By Heather Dockray2017-05-29 20:50:47 UTC Pope Francis is not here for your Instagram likes. The Pope was recently photographed with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who was just born for the camera. But instead of smiling, the Pope decided he would put on his best “I’d rather be reading encyclicals” face. We all thought the Pope was just really sad about meeting President Trump. But not even Trudeau and

New tool teaches you how to set stronger passwords

Image: Shutterstock / Rawpixel.com By Freia Lobo2017-05-09 01:43:37 UTC Securing your accounts just got a whole lot easier.  Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University’s CyLab Usable Privacy and Security Laboratory and the University of Chicago have developed a new password meter that educates people on how they can make their password stronger. The project is open source and can be added on to existing services. This is particularly important in a

Senator ripped for not understanding the meaning of 'unclassified'

EhhhImage: gerald Herbert/AP/REX/Shutterstock By Colin Daileda2017-05-09 01:24:36 UTC The Senate hearing Monday was supposed to focus on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, but many Republican senators didn’t feel like talking about that.  Instead, they often focussed on why information about potential Russian interference kept leaking to news outlets.  Louisiana Republican Sen. John Kennedy wanted to know, for example, whether former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper — who

Toddler tries to get rid of her shadow and fails miserably

By Brian Koerber2017-05-09 00:58:16 UTC [embedded content] Describe the concept of a shadow to a toddler. It isn’t so easy.  After repeatedly yelling “get off” at her shadow, this little girl took a more  hands-on approach, and attempted to stomp on it and slap it away. Unfortunately, that didn’t work at all.  Go to Source Author:Brian Koerber Powered by WPeMatico