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Tribute album for artist’s deceased cat features Bono, Pharrell, The National

November 7, 2018

Pharrell Williams is just one artist who contributed to Sophie Calle's concept album for her cat, Souris.Image: Simone Joyner/Getty Images For those of us who’ve lost a longtime pet, the grief can be overwhelming, but might seem inconsequential to others. It’s something French conceptual artist Sophie Calle realised when she lost her beloved cat, Souris […]

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13 Halloween Urban Legends That Refuse To Die

November 5, 2018

Lorenzo Jensen III Updated October 30, 2018 0 1. POISONED CANDY The most persistent Halloween urban legend of all is the idea that somewhere in your hometown lurks a sadist who’s poisoning the Halloween candy he’s giving out to random trick-or-treaters. In history, there’s only been one case of someone deliberately poisoning Halloween candy—but it […]

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50 Of The Most Disturbing, Stomach Churning Things That Have Happened On The Internet

November 5, 2018

January Nelson Updated November 2, 2018 0 Sometimes the internet is a scary place. Just ask these people from Ask Reddit.  1. I wound up chatting with someone online about the ethics of cannibalism. It was an engaging chat – he was intelligent and well-spoken, and I like to try and examine taboos and figure out […]

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Vetting roommates is tricky work. This app does it for you

November 4, 2018

Update: On November 2, Roomi informed CNN Business that a round of funding it had anticipated fell through, forcing it to lay off 40 to 50 of its 63 workers. Founder Ajay Yadav said “it took us all by surprise.” Yadav said the company plans to continue operations and will meet with the board and […]

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In pictures: Bangs and blazes of bonfires

November 3, 2018

Image Copyright @uptightkaren @uptightkaren Report Report The gardens of the Trentham Estate were lit up by a brilliant display, captured by photographer Ian Knight. Image Copyright @z70photo @z70photo Always love Codnor fireworks 🎆 just us girls this year 💜 #fireworks #lovethistimeofyear #bonfirenight #codnor A post shared by Donna Stapleton (@donnastapleton80) on Nov 2, 2018 at […]

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IKEA Released An Adorable Plush Shark And People Are Losing Their Minds Over It

November 3, 2018

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At long last, pet portraits with background blur are possible on the iPhone XR

November 2, 2018

The new iPhones have some great new photography features, but the XR lacks a couple, for instance portrait mode for non-people subjects, owing to its sadly having only the one camera. So last year! Fortunately third-party camera app Halide is here to help you get that professional-looking bokeh in your doggo shots. There’s more to […]

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Baby box safety doubts raised by experts

November 2, 2018

Baby box scheme rolled out across Scotland Do baby boxes really save lives? The boxes, which come with a mattress, have routinely been given to every expectant mother in Finland since the 1930s. Scotland started offering the free boxes to new parents last year, while some NHS Trusts in England have had pilot and full […]

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Helping the elderly doesn’t have to be hard. Here are 5 ideas you may not have considered.

November 1, 2018

Being a caretaker for an elderly loved one is a full-time job. It’s tough. It’s rewarding. It’s life-changing. So let’s take a second to give it up for all the people who are taking care of their elderly loved ones and friends today. The happiness and love these caregivers bring to the lives of the […]

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