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Simple jack-o'-lantern may be the scariest pumpkin carving we've ever seen

By Brian Koerber2017-10-23 23:40:23 UTC Forget the ghosts and ghouls, this simple pumpkin carving will terrify all who see it. Breaking away from the standard scary face carving, Redditor fordr015 decided to create a truly terrifying jack-o’-lantern that’s a little different than most.  “I carved the scariest pumpkin I could imagine,” they wrote on Reddit. Not even killing apps or turning off Wi-Fi can save you from 2 percent battery

Try not to cry as this couple celebrates their 80th wedding anniversary

By Leah Collie2017-10-23 23:30:34 UTC Warning: Get your Kleenex ready because this charming couple will bring you to tears.  Arthur and Marcia Jacobs are a centenarian couple (he’s 105 years old, she’s 100) who recently celebrated their 80th wedding anniversary. In this video from the couple’s grandson Gabe Jacobs, the pair holds hands on the eve of the big day. “I’ve loved you for 80 years, honey. That’s a lot

Absolutely no one believes Eric Bledsoe's salon excuse, but it makes for an A+ meme

Image: Getty Images By Leah Collie2017-10-23 23:29:23 UTC When Phoenix Suns’ point guard Eric Bledsoe got in trouble over a tweet, he tried to use a trip to the hair salon as an excuse. The team’s general manager didn’t buy it, but the internet ate it up, Photoshopping Bledsoe’s face into a salon chair and having at it with the hair jokes.  After the pro baller wrote “I Dont wanna

Trump's Howard Stern interviews have finally been unearthed, and they're just as bad as you imagined

Years of audio footage have been released.Image: alex wong/Getty Images By Heather Dockray2017-09-25 23:12:57 UTC The man who once bragged about sexual assault also joked that he groped his wife in public, newly unearthed recordings first obtained by Newsweek reveal. Who woulda thunk? An archive of Trump’s conversations with Howard Stern over several years were made public Monday. They were first made available via Newsweek from troves of audio recordings

Apple backs marriage equality campaign in Australia

245 Shares Apple CEO Tim Cook.Image: AP/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK By Shannon Connellan2017-09-12 00:15:50 UTC Apple’s having, let’s say, a busy week.  In the lead-up to its low-key, laidback soiree on Tuesday (plugging leaks where possible), the company has thrown its hat in the ring for Australia’s biggest national debate: same-sex marriage. Apple has pledged support for marriage equality in Australia in an emailed statement sent by its public relations team on Sept.

Firefighter saves fiancée's wedding dress from Harvey-flooded home

By Shishira Sreenivas2017-09-04 22:18:51 UTC When firefighter Kyle Parry waded through his flooded home in neck-deep water this week, he wondered: did his fiancée’s wedding dress survive? Parry returned to his Lumberton, Texas home last Monday after spending the weekend responding to victims of Hurricane Harvey. He could only grab a few belongings and stuffed his fiancée’s wedding dress on the top shelf of a closet, hoping it would be

Kylie Jenner's new reality show is made worse and better by social media

Let’s rip off the Band-Aid and get to the bad news for fans of Keeping Up with the Kardashians.  If you were expecting Kylie Jenner’s new reality show to be anything like the hit E! series that has aired for nearly decade—look elsewhere.  SEE ALSO: The secret code of personal gain lurking in the Kardashians’ Instagram comments The series premiered on Sunday night and for the most part, offered exactly

7 things that somehow lasted longer than Anthony Scaramucci in the White House

393 Shares See ya, Mooch!Image: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images By Nicole Gallucci2017-07-31 23:13:11 UTC “How to lose a guy in 10 days?” The age-old question has finally been answered. Simply make the dude work for President Trump. But, seriously. Anthony Scaramucci, Donald Trump’s newly announced White House communications director, lasted a mere 10 days in his new role. He technically hadn’t even started yet — his official start date was supposed

Which one of you purchased the $109 Arcade Fire fidget spinner?

Image: Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images By Chloe Bryan2017-07-31 22:30:58 UTC Arcade Fire, the band everyone was mad at last week for an obnoxious (and quickly abandoned) concert dress code, released a $109 fidget spinner Monday in conjunction with its new album, Everything Now. What’s more, the USB spinner, which comes with a download of the album, sold out in what seemed like moments. This begs the following question: Who did this?