A Man’s Daughter Tragically Drowned In 1870. What He Did For Her Still Stands Today… And It’s AWESOME.

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A Man's Daughter Tragically Drowned In 1870. What He Did For Her Still Stands Today... And It's AWESOME.

After tragically losing his daughter at a young age, a father decided to give her one final gift. John Cargill, son of Captain William Cargill, lost his youngest to a rip tide in the 1870s. She drowned and, understandably, it broke his heart. So, he used his grief and chipped away at a sandstone coastline […]

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They Call This 1000 Islands. And After Seeing What’s On Them, I Want To Move There Immediately.

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They Call This 1000 Islands. And After Seeing What's On Them, I Want To Move There Immediately.

If you love island living and are looking to move, this is just the place for you that doesn’t include an overwhelming amount of sun exposure. (I just hope you have enough money to buy a castle.) Between the Canada-United States border, there is a beautiful place called Thousand Islands. You might know the name […]

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Oh, So THAT’S Where All Of The Extra Protein Is Coming From! No Thanks.

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Oh, So THAT’S Where All Of The Extra Protein Is Coming From! No Thanks.

Extra protein might sound like a good thing, but Redditor Piranhamonkey is anything but pleased with the surplus. They’re not worried about becoming too hulking; rather, it has everything to do with the source of the bonus protein. You see, when Piranhamonkey purchased a box of Cliff Bars, they expected to eat them as a delicious and […]

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You’ll Never Eat McDonald’s Again After You Read These Horrifying Facts.

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You’ll Never Eat McDonald’s Again After You Read These Horrifying Facts.

Feeling hungry? You may want to read the rest of this article before you head to your favorite fast food restaurant and order your usual chemical and prescription drug-ridden meal. Most people are aware that fast food is unhealthy and fattening, but did you know it could hurt your body in other ways as well? You might be […]

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Pumpkins Are Out. Autumn 2014 Is All About Decorating Funky Gourds.

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Pumpkins Are Out. Autumn 2014 Is All About Decorating Funky Gourds.

Pumpkins get so much love in the fall. Pumpkin spice this, pumpkin ale that, it’s like pumpkins are the only Cucurbitaceae on this planet. This is a family of plants that include pumpkins, squash and gourds (yet we only give pumpkins love each fall). When you’re putting out your autumn spread, do you rely only on […]

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You’d Really Have To Love Where You Live To Know It Could Kill You Any Day… Kinda Like This.

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You'd Really Have To Love Where You Live To Know It Could Kill You Any Day... Kinda Like This.

If someone were to tell me that they were living on or even near a live volcano, I’d look at them like they were crazy (because they would be). However, that’s exactly what hundreds of people are doing on the tiny Japanese island of Aogashima. Every day, they are risking their safety so that they […]

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The Crazy Things Your Brain Does To Keep Your Life Interesting.

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The Crazy Things Your Brain Does To Keep Your Life Interesting.

The next time you flunk a test or forget where your keys are, don’t blame your brain. You can’t blame that wrinkly thing in your skull for anything. It is trying super duper hard to keep you happy every day. Even if you’re bored, it works to alleviate that boredom. It’s hard to believe just […]

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