Pugs buried in sand is the latest trend to sweep the nation

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By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Thursday 23 April 2015

Pugs are cute, we already know this. But take a pug to the beach and bury it in sand and it becomes infinitely cuter.

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Grab a texting hat if you keep losing eye contact due to obsessive texting

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By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Wednesday 22 April 2015

We’ve become a world obsessed with technology. We’re constantly glued to our phones and we think nothing of interrupting a meal with friends (or a movie!) to reply to a text. And everyone knows you can’t stop at one text, so there’s a new product available for the tech-obsessed: the Texting Hat.

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This sweet-smelling apple pie candle eventually pranks you by smelling like ‘dirty fart’

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By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Wednesday 22 April 2015

It’s tagline says it all: Starts our smelling great… and then WTF!? Yup, these candles are about to make a big entrance and take all your money because you’ll need every one of them!

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This pig grumbles every time its owner tries to cuddle with her

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Tuesday 21 April 2015

Virginia the pig is not having it. She’s had a tough day and she just wants to be left alone. But her owner has other ideas. Other ideas that include lots and lots and lots of cuddling. Virginia’s not feeling it. And if she could talk it’d be expletive-ridden and directed at the human who keeps cuddling up to her.

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Home alone and bored, this dog knows just where to get his entertainment

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Monday 6 April 2015

This dog is not allowed on the bed under any circumstances. And his owners have trained him well – he knows no means no. But when his owners aren’t around, things are incredibly different. And I guess this dog’s owners had a hunch that their well-behaved pooch was getting up to mischief while they weren’t around… because of what they captured on video.

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Parents and their kids play a hilarious game of ‘Truth or Drink’ and all is revealed

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 3 April 2015

How would you like to know more about your parent? Surely all children would like to know more about the people who raised them. But what happens when kids sit down with their ‘rents and ask them to spill the beans on love, sex and everything in between?

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Bumble user attempts to win guys over with Taylor Swift lyrics (it works)

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By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Friday 20 March 2015

Whether or not you think Taylor Swift’s lyrics are thoughtful or even worthy of making into music, she’s definitely creative with her words. You can’t deny that. Lyrics like ‘It’s a love story baby, just say yes’ and ‘Cause I knew you were trouble when you walked in’ make her love songs all the more… not cheesy, but unique.

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These women were filmed looking at photos of men’s private parts: their responses were less than flattering

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Friday 20 March 2015

Although no one wants to admit it, there are double standards when it come to gender and social norms. It’s very rare a rude pic of a woman is seen as disgusting. But the opposite just isn’t true. To prove it, these women were recorded looking at dick pics. Their reactions are hilarious and indicative of the truth.

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Tiny cockatiel frightens a giant Great Dane and his goofy reaction is hilarious

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Wednesday 18 March 2015

Cockatiels are known for their melodious tweets. And Great Danes are known for their goofiness. So put them both together in a home video and you’ve got gold. As the cockatiel moves in closer toward its four-legged friend, he lets out a screeching tweet. The dog’s reaction?

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Watching a clumsy baby elephant taking a bath will fill you with pure happiness

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Eco on Tuesday 17 March 2015

In case you’re having a bad day, watch the video below. At the Royal Elephant Kraal & Village in Ayutthaya, Thailand, a baby elephant named ‘Double Trouble’ lives up to his name by causing quite the ruckus as he takes a refreshing bath. While getting hosed down by a visitor, the adorable calf clumsily goes in and out of his little tub, splashing water – not to mention poo (1:44) – everywhere.

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This video is proof that camels CAN laugh, uproariously!

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Saturday 28 February 2015

Camels are known for slowly travelling in the baking desert, and being sluggish creatures who drool a lot. But this sight is a long way removed from the Disney-stereotype of these Middle Eastern desert horses.

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Here’s why men always think women are flirting with them (spoiler: it’s not their fault!)

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Tuesday 24 February 2015

Ladies, did you ever wonder why your smile got misinterpreted as something more? Well, you’re not crazy. There’s an entire gender-behavioural study explaining why men always think women are flirting with them, and New York Magazine recently published an article explaining what goes on in a man’s head when a lady flashes him a grin.

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This 3-year-old has got to be the most enthusiastic martial artist we’ve ever seen

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Monday 23 February 2015

3-year-old Sophie Wong might not yet know much about Taekwondo, but she’s definitely taking us down with her cuteness. In the video below, she shows us her enthusiasm and conviction as she recites the student creed. She’s so endearing, her footage has reportedly been viewed more than 15 million times.

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Whoops! Grandpa presses wrong button and gets the strangest passport photos imaginable

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Sunday 15 February 2015

Modern technology isn’t for everyone, especially if you didn’t grow up with it. This older gentleman needed passport photos for his world travels, so he hopped in a photo booth, and much to the Internet’s amusement, hit the wrong button.

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Parents now punish kids with ‘Benjamin Button’ old man haircuts

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By Nicole Hughes in New Trends on Thursday 12 February 2015

An Atlanta-based barbershop has a new strategy for parents looking to punish their misbehaving children: old man haircuts.

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