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Don’t Bother with Positive Thinking, Do Positive Actions Instead!

Want to be happy? Don’t try to think yourself happy, just smile instead (regardless of how you feel). Want to boost your will power? Tense up. Countless self-help books advocate that you think yourself rich/thin/happy, [...]

5 Questions: Nothing to Get ‘Hung’ About

Here is the noose about Tuesday’s 5 Questions quiz: Nothing to Get ‘Hung’ About

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#149 – Week of January 16, 2011 Car of Tomorrow – [hilarious video]Would you go to Mars… with no return? – [hundreds volunteer!]Extreme Chase Through the Websites – [great video]Audi Shark Concept Car – [automotive]Most Inspiring Spaceships – [concept art]What to do when you find something cool on the internet – [chart]Neat (Transforming) Unicycle – [video]Monsters [...]

8 Decidedly Unromantic Facts About Mistletoe

1. Mistletoe, not unlike some you may have smooched beneath it, is a parasite. The plant sucks water and minerals through a sinister-sounding bump called a haustorium that forms on the host tree. It might make you feel better to know that, technically, mistletoe is only partially parasitic: The plant is capable of photosynthesis, unlike [...]

The Quick 10: 10 of the Longest Movie Titles

Need I say more? I think this one speaks for itself! 1. The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies!!? (11 words)2. Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (12 words)3. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (13 words)4. Don’t Be [...]