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Everyday Household Items That Could Potentially Kill You

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Phthalates found in “fragrances” can be harmful. Research has found a correlation between them and developmental abnormalities in infant males. Certain combinations of household cleaners (such as bleach and ammonia) can create a gas that is potentially fatal. About 450...

18 Worst Things About Being a Barista

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Eggnog Lattes Would somebody please stop the madness? The sound of Eggnog being steamed will haunt your dreams forever. It’s sort of like standing directly next to an amplified bus that is also a vacuum with a screaming toddler riding...

Everyday Foods That Are Filled With NASTY Ingredients…

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Carmine (or cochineal) is what’s used to dye yogurt and fruit drinks red. The gross part is that it’s mostly made out of crushed beetles. Carrageenan is a common ingredient found in beer that is actually extracted from seaweed. It’s...

25 Interesting Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Christmas

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Early illustrations of St. Nicholas make him out to be a stern symbol of discipline rather than the jolly, overweight elf that children know today. All letters addressed to Santa in the United States go to Santa Claus, Indiana. Engineers...

25 Absolutely Ludicrous World Records

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Most chess games played at one time In 2011 Iranian Grand Master Ehsan Ghaem-Maghami played 604 simultaneous chess games. It took him 24 hours and he won 580 of them. Largest sandwich Put together in Mexico City in 2004, the...