Utah monolith was apparently torn down by a group of dudes, not aliens
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Utah monolith was apparently torn down by a group of dudes, not aliens

The weird monolith that appeared in the Utah desert quickly disappeared, making the whole ordeal even more mysterious. Of course, that led to online virality and speculation.  But we’ve now at least learned the disappearance wasn’t anything supernatural — a group of people apparently came and ripped it down.  Photographer …

Reddit finally shares how many daily users it has
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Reddit finally shares how many daily users it has

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The 10 most-viewed GIFs of the year, according to GIPHY
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The 10 most-viewed GIFs of the year, according to GIPHY

2020 has been a long, strange, awful year. Thankfully, we’re now reaching its tail end.  In case you missed — you know, since time seems to pass strangely during a global pandemic — Tuesday marked the beginning of December.  In honor of the year nearly being over, the folks over …

Utah monolith was apparently torn down by a group of dudes, not aliens
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Utah monolith was apparently torn down by a group of dudes, not aliens

The weird monolith that appeared in the Utah desert quickly disappeared, making the whole ordeal even more mysterious. Of course, that led to online virality and speculation.  But we’ve now at least learned the disappearance wasn’t anything supernatural — a group of people apparently came and ripped it down.  Photographer …

Reddit finally shares how many daily users it has
Daily Active Users

Reddit finally shares how many daily users it has

Read more… More about Reddit, Daily Active Users, Tech, Web Culture, and Social Media Companies Continue Reading…

Watch the Slow Mo Guys spin a levitating apple until it explodes
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Watch the Slow Mo Guys spin a levitating apple until it explodes

In the latest video from YouTubers The Slow Mo Guys, curious camera operator and host Gavin Free used a defenceless apple and a 150psi air compressor to demonstrate the Coandă effect. This is when a moving fluid which comes in contact with a convex surface follows its curve, rather than …

Melania's f*cking Christmas decorations, ranked
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Melania’s f*cking Christmas decorations, ranked

We regret to inform Melania Trump that it is once again time to give a fuck about Christmas. Excuse my foul language. I try not to swear, but I’m simply quoting America’s first lady herself, who is — understandably — sick and tired of working her ass off to decorate …

11 ways to virtually visit Santa this holiday season
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11 ways to virtually visit Santa this holiday season

Santa Claus isn’t canceling Christmas this year, but he definitely wants you to stay safe at ho-ho-home. As 2020 comes to a close, holiday celebrations will undoubtedly look a little different than they have in years pastCoronavirus cases are still rising in the United States, which means it’s crucial to …

11 ways to virtually visit Santa this holiday season
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11 ways to virtually visit Santa this holiday season

Santa Claus isn’t canceling Christmas this year, but he definitely wants you to stay safe at ho-ho-home. As 2020 comes to a close, holiday celebrations will undoubtedly look a little different than they have in years pastCoronavirus cases are still rising in the United States, which means it’s crucial to …

Why it's not always as simple as TikTok's dating advice 'if he wanted to, he would'
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Why it’s not always as simple as TikTok’s dating advice ‘if he wanted to, he would’

There’s one piece of dating advice that I never want to hear ever again: “If he wanted to, he would.”  It’s that statement, uttered in a matter-of-fact tone with a shrug, that’s all over TikTok at present. And hearing it as I swipe through my For You Page makes me …