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17 More Offbeat Holidays and Anniversaries to Celebrate in January

Forget weight loss and penny-pinching, make a resolution to keep this year a little more unconventional. What better way to start than with a few offbeat holidays and anniversaries you can easily observe? 1. January 1: First Foot Day A Scottish New Year tradition, the first person to step into someone’s home is called the “first-footer” and [...]

Jake Plush Backpack Clip

Jake Plush Backpack Clip (front and back shown) Attention Adventure Time fans! Your next back to school adventure is right around the corner. Don’t traverse those hallowed halls without the magical Jake Plush Backpack Clip from the NeatoShop. This plush makes the perfect constant companion.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more fantastic Adventure Time [...]

Four Stormtroopers And That One Guy

You know how there’s always that one guy in the group who’s constantly messing up and making all of his friends look bad? Well, when you’re dressed like Stormtroopers that one guy sticks out like a sore thumb with a painted bucket on his head. Don’t invite that one guy to your costume party, or you may [...]

Bacon Jam Recipe

Sometimes we cannot sit idly by and wait for the world to package up and offer us yet another bacon-related product. People, sometimes it is up to us, the interweb nation, to get up from our WoW marathon, hit the kitchen and get makin’ with the bacon…jam. According to the article, bacon jam is “akin [...]

How to Make Rainbow Jello Shots

Christmas is coming. Gird yourselves well for its struggles with two essential nutrients: sugar and alcohol. Jelly Shot Test Kitchen designed this recipe, which uses flavored vodka, gelatin, frosting and sprinkles. Don’t forget the sprinkles. People have suffered terrible kitchen accidents simply because they thought that sprinkles weren’t absolutely necessary. Link -via Foodbeast

MathRun

Here’s a math quiz that starts out deceptively simple and slow, but gradually becomes more difficult while you’re telling yourself how well you’re doing. Before you know it, you’re scrambling to keep up! I got to one point where I didn’t even recognize the symbols, but figured it out somehow. I cannot tell you what [...]

Where Are These 12 Boy Bands Now?

Groups like One Direction, The Wanted, and Big Time Rush are keeping the legacy of boy bands alive, but lest we forget the previous generation of singing boys who captured our hearts. Here’s a look at what the boy bands of yesteryear are up to these days. (In keeping with this spirit, this piece was [...]

Giant Christmas Tree Googly Eyes

Giant Christmas Tree Googly Eyes – $6.95 Are you looking for a quick way to give your Christmas tree a some life? You need the Giant Christmas Tree Googly Eyes from the NeatoShop. The eyes come with a hole on top for a ornament hook. They also have an adhesive backing. With the Giant Christmas Tree Googly [...]

6 Pieces of Folksy Wisdom That Are Actually True

It’s the holidays again. That means family, and family means listening to insane, ill-informed debates over every subject imaginable. But just because your relatives are old and probably a little crazy doesn’t mean everything they say is nonsense. When it comes to some of that old down-home folksy wisdom, for example, they’re actually right. 1. You [...]

Beyond the Twinkie: 5 Other Hostess Products We’re Losing

The corporate future of Hostess Brands is hanging by a mere thread, and the Internet is all a-Twitter with Twinkie talk. But there’s more than just a golden snack cake at risk here. Here are five other Hostess products that could vanish forever. 1. Wonder Bread Getty Images Taggart Baking vice president Elmer Cline was doubly inspired [...]