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Dutch Girl Fakes Trip to South East Asia

Many of us present a filtered version of reality through the forums of social media. I tend to make out that I’m just a little bit cooler than I am in reality and you certainly won’t find a photograph of me on Facebook depicting the little beer belly I’m only slightly happily growing. Fortunately for those of us who, whilst not necessarily with something to hide, would like to keep some things hidden, it is quite easy to ensure that the online version of ourselves is painted in a certain light with a brush of our choosing. That is, of course, unless you happen to be a celebrity. But you aren’t.

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Surgeons Aim To Shorten Boy’s Neck

A Chinese boy, Fu Wengui, of Beijing, will very soon go in to surgery and under the knife in order to hopefully correct a number of conditions that currently cause him constant and excruciating pain. Whilst most of us are born with seven vertebrae in the neck, Fu Wengui has ten and it is these extra three vertebrae which make for an exceptionally uncomfortable existence and so a surgical team will soon attempt to remove the offending extra vertebrae.

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24 Things You Learn About Yourself When Traveling Alone

When traveling solo, you might just learn more about yourself than the place you travel to -- lessons you’ll find transfer to all kinds of arenas in your life. Hopefully, you return from your adventures feeling a little more empowered.

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12 New Imaginings Using Common Items

Canberra, Australia-based artist Domenic Bahmann turns everyday objects like toothpaste, clothespins, and fruits intro clever pieces of conceptual art, showing us that with a little imagination, noodles can look a lot like a tidal wave.

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15 Inspiring Before And After Pictures Of People Who Beat Their Eating Disorders

Seeing someone's weight loss transformation can be incredible, but for those who struggle with an eating disorder, the real victory is found in gaining weight. Check out these amazing pictures and stories of people who won their battle and became their own heroes. WARNING: Some may find these photos triggering or disturbing.

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30 Great American Cult Restaurants To Dine At Before You Die

Yep, I'm going to go ahead and get this one out of the way. If you've ever enjoyed a burger, and live in the US, there's a high likelihood that you've heard of In-N-Out. Mention it around the right West-Coaster and you'll watch them gaze off, teleported to a magical place of Double-Doubles and Animal Fries.

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15 Things You May Not Know About Elephants

As far as most of us know, elephants are massive creatures who we would like to get close to if we weren’t scared that they might step on our feet. We are led to believe they have very good memories as an old saying goes, “elephants never forget”. However, there is much more to these curious beasts;

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15 Reasons to Remove Yourself from Facebook

It is anything from a distraction from life to a delusional way to present your own life and lots of people at varying times, for many reasons, decide that they will remove themselves from Facebook altogether. But they usually have a short break and come back. Here’s a list of the reason why we might consider deleting it from our lives….but then again, we probably won’t.

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15 Things You Didn’t Know About Kissing

Kissing is commonly accepted as a greeting in some parts of the world whilst in others it is reserved for a special someone. Then, there’s other people who go around kissing random people for a dollar. Weird. So too are some of these facts about kissing a little strange.

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15 Reasons Dolphins Are More Awesome Than Other Animals

Dolphins are always the most popular choice of aquatic animals. They are cute yeah, but surely that isn’t enough to account for human fascination with the creature. Whatever it may be that attracts us to dolphins, here are some more possible answers that you may not be aware of.

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15 People Who Became Successful After Being Homeless

Bill Hicks once said that all you need to become homeless is the right girl, the right bar and the wrong friends. Those in this list were, in some form or other, homeless for a time but then went on to be very successful.

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15 Leaders Who Caused Genocide

Genocide, or the murder of a race, is one of the most appalling crimes against humanity. Here’s some of the worst offenders.

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17 Reasons to Visit Thailand

There are certain things you think of when Thailand is mentioned. Some of them are totally warranted whilst others might seem a little seedy. Here’s some of the truly great reasons to visit.