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The Pernicious Myth Of 'Open Borders' 24 Jun 2018, 12:54 am

Trump is obsessed with a wild mischaracterization of the status quo that fuels extremism.

To Save Money, My Insurance Company Forced Me To Try Drugs That Didn't Work 23 Jun 2018, 10:51 pm

Why I had to wait two years to get Botox for my migraines.

Watching 1,377 Pallets Fall Like Dominoes Is Oddly Soothing 23 Jun 2018, 8:50 pm

The workers at Exporta Global were able to set a world record for the most pallets toppled in a domino chain reaction.

We Analyzed 750 Pairs Of Jeans And Found Definitive Skinny Bias By US Retailers 23 Jun 2018, 8:50 pm

Whether it's because they don't offer inclusive denim options, or those sizes are online-only, our data show retail stores are ignoring 50% of American women.

We Ranked All The Songs On Spotify’s 'Life Sucks' Playlist 23 Jun 2018, 8:06 pm

"These songs will probably only make you feel worse, but at least they'll let you know you’re not alone."

Jogger Accidentally Crosses US Border From BC, Gets Detained For 2 Weeks By Authorities 23 Jun 2018, 8:06 pm

Cedella Roman, visiting mom from France, says border patrol held her for crossing into Blaine, Wash.

Here's Germany's Incredible, Last-Minute Winner Over Sweden 23 Jun 2018, 8:06 pm

Toni Kroos saved the day, putting a gorgeous free-kick into the far corner to give Germany a 2-1 victory.

If Streaming Is The Future Of Console Gaming, It Might Be Screwed 23 Jun 2018, 7:03 pm

If those speeds and prices improve, streaming could become viable. But it's not like that's going to happen anytime soon.

Kid Demonstrates How To Brutally Take Out Your Soccer Opponents In Seven Seconds 23 Jun 2018, 7:03 pm

We're not sure this is the right way to becoming a soccer player, but may we suggest professional assassin as a career path?

Washington, D.C.: The Psychopath Capital Of America 23 Jun 2018, 7:03 pm

A new study ranks each state, plus D.C., by their psychopathic tendencies. The race for first? It isn't even close.

The Problem With Suburban Police 23 Jun 2018, 5:47 pm

The East Pittsburgh police department that is responsible for killing the unarmed teenager Antwon Rose, Jr. is one of more than a hundred police departments across metro Pittsburgh — and that's a problem.

A Social Psychologist Explains Why We Should Ask For Help More Often 23 Jun 2018, 5:47 pm

We wildly underestimate how likely people are to help.

This Is Why You Don't Pet Strangers' Dogs When You Have Groceries 23 Jun 2018, 5:47 pm

In the tug-of-war between dog and bread, you have to be ready to go out with your buns ablazing.

When A Cold Case Is Solved, Why Can't Internet Sleuths Move On? 23 Jun 2018, 4:44 pm

20 years later, after a corner of the internet took the case upon itself, the identity of Lyle Stevik has become the center of a fractious debate over privacy, ethics, and Reddit true-crime sleuths.

How One Executive Took Summers Off And Still Got Promoted 23 Jun 2018, 4:44 pm

Some surveys show that people think work-life balance for top leaders is impossible — that it's a myth. But Michelle Hickox shows that that's not true.

Italian Chefs Critique The Most Popular Carbonara Recipes On The Internet 23 Jun 2018, 4:44 pm

"He's making a mess! He's making lime and pepper pasta!"

Carlos Vela Gives Mexico A 1-0 Lead Over South Korea With Penalty Kick 23 Jun 2018, 3:43 pm

Vela sends South Korean goalkeeper Cho Hyun-Woo the wrong way after a penalty was called for a handball.

We Need To Set The Record Straight On 'Masculinity Classes' 23 Jun 2018, 3:43 pm

Tucker Carlson and Jordan Peterson are foaming at the mouths over a sinister threat to good old-fashioned boyhood: teaching kindness.

The World's Smallest Computer Can Fit On The Tip Of A Grain Of Rice 23 Jun 2018, 3:43 pm

The University of Michigan was salty that IBM made a smaller computer than it did, so it made an even smaller computer.

Yelp Reviews Are Politics In Neoliberal America 23 Jun 2018, 2:15 pm

People took to Yelp to smear a restaurant, with others appearing to defend the establishment's honor, based solely on the fact that something politically divisive happened there and not the quality of the guacamole.

Do You Dream In Internet? Don't Freak Out 23 Jun 2018, 2:15 pm

We know a lot about how smartphones and social media affect our brains, but dreams are more mysterious.

How To Celebrate Pride When Being Gay Is Illegal 23 Jun 2018, 1:04 pm

"Not that everything is now peaches and cream. But over 20 years, so much has changed."

Unfortunately, I Love Crystals Now 23 Jun 2018, 1:04 pm

Young people are not particularly interested in religion, but would still like to believe in something; the world has become too grim and the feeling of helplessness to stop it is too much to bear, so many are turning to mystical measures with the hope that it might decrease their daily despair even slightly; crystals are pretty and it's fun to spend money, particularly if you have a lot of it.

Found In The Trash: The Roman Graves Of Two Unfortunate, Legless Men 23 Jun 2018, 11:42 am

Something very bad happened here.

How 'Jurassic Park' Changed The Way Movies Looked At Dinosaurs 23 Jun 2018, 7:39 am

A brief history of dinosaur movies, from "Gertie the Dinosaur" to "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."

Why Humans Are Cruel 23 Jun 2018, 5:36 am

A psychologist explains why humans are so terrible to each other.

What's So Texan About Texas Toast? 23 Jun 2018, 1:30 am

Love for this thick-cut, buttery toasted bread extends well beyond the Lone Star State.

Meet The Neighbourhood Slot Car King And Queen Of Brooklyn 22 Jun 2018, 11:27 pm

They're kind of Brooklyn's Romeo and Juliet. He was made of slot car stock, and she was, well, not. At least, that's what she'll tell you — but it's clear that Dolores, who's one-half of the legendary couple behind Buzz-a-Rama, is a slot car queen.

In The Deranged World Of Male Skincare On YouTube, Patrick Bateman Is God 22 Jun 2018, 9:24 pm

My journey to get a skincare routine was more violent than I expected.

But, Seriously, Where Is Everybody? 22 Jun 2018, 9:24 pm

Humanity may be as few as 10 years away from discovering evidence of extraterrestrial life. Once we do, it will only deepen the mystery of where alien intelligence might be hiding.

Guy Tries To Do A Front Flip On A Racing Bike And... Does Not Succeed 22 Jun 2018, 9:24 pm

There's a reason racing bikes stay planted on the streets and away from the ramps.

The Best Photography Of The Week 22 Jun 2018, 9:01 pm

Inside the studios of Romania's booming sex cam industry, the mystics seeking eternal life through liquid nitrogen and other best photos of the week.

Why Little Vehicles Will Conquer The City 22 Jun 2018, 8:59 pm

Nearly all of them look silly, but if taken seriously, they could be a really big deal for urban transportation.

Woman Walks Away Like Everything's Normal After Her Car Goes Airborne And Crashes Into Gas Station 22 Jun 2018, 8:59 pm

We're relieved she wasn't seriously injured and also really curious how she walked away after that.

Kid Wanders Into Background Of A Live News Shot, Gets Stuck Between Two Cows 22 Jun 2018, 8:29 pm

We don't really know what's going on here, but that's okay, because we're too busy laughing at this poor kid.

The Weird And Wavy History Of Wine Coolers 22 Jun 2018, 8:29 pm

The bodacious bottled drinks once saw an explosion in popularity, then a backlash, and now, a surprise comeback.

California Descends Into Dystopian Hellscape In The New Netflix Film 'How It Ends' 22 Jun 2018, 7:20 pm

Ah, all the hallmarks of an end-of-days film: gas masks, birds doing weird things, burning cars, baddies with baseball bats and a non-responsive government.

Ewan McGregor Builds A Convincing Relationship Robot, Falls In Love Himself In The Trailer For 'Zoe' 22 Jun 2018, 7:20 pm

This is one of those trailers where they reveal so much that you walk away feeling like you've seen already the entire movie, but it looks very cool nonetheless.

The Unlikely Home Of The World's Smallest Desert 22 Jun 2018, 7:19 pm

Although scientists dispute its legend, the minuscule Carcross Desert in Canada is a world wonder by any measure.

The Week's Coolest Space Images 22 Jun 2018, 6:29 pm

The moon and Venus get photobombed by a fireball, a black hole rips apart a star and other cool space images of the week.

Protesters Blare Sounds of Crying Migrant Children Outside Of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's Home 22 Jun 2018, 6:04 pm

These activists, organized by progressive group CREDO Action, stood outside in the pouring rain, holding posters that read "child snatcher."

I'm Begging You MLB, Let Ichiro Keep His Disguise 22 Jun 2018, 5:40 pm

Yes, according to the rules, he shouldn't be in the dugout. Yes, people have been fined in the past for this kind of thing. But seriously, c'mon — this is why baseball is great.

$800 Suits For $350? Don’t Mind If We Do 22 Jun 2018, 5:40 pm

Indochino’s process is simple: Choose your fabric, customize your style and submit your measurements. Everything is done online, and thanks to their “Back To Black Friday” sale happening right now, you can get their made-to-measure $800 suit for less than $350.

An Effort From Long, Long Ago To Remake 'Star Wars' — In ASCII 22 Jun 2018, 5:11 pm

A long time ago in an encoding standard not so far away, an early 'net user tried to remake "Star Wars" in ASCII art form. He got further than you'd guess.

Guerrilla Activists Strategically Paint Over A 1-800-GOT-Junk Billboard To Give It An Anti-ICE Message 22 Jun 2018, 4:38 pm

A member of the group, INDECLINE, told a local news outlet that he had been doing similar billboard vandalism for nearly two decades and never been arrested or fined.

The Elation Of This Toddler Reuniting With Her Deployed Father Will Thaw The Coldest Of Hearts 21 Jun 2018, 4:14 pm

After a long, seven-month deployment, they are finally back together again.

Have A 401(k)? Great! But Is It Actually Working? 6 Jun 2018, 12:12 pm

Blooom’s free 401(k) health report tells you if your 401(k) is setting you up for when and how you want to retire. If not, it provides (free) suggestions for how to get your investments where you need them to be. Did we mention it was free?

All The Latest Cryptocurrency News, In One Place 5 Jun 2018, 1:12 pm

Interested in cryptocurrency? Our algorithmic channel pulls in all the latest stories about Bitcoin, Ethereum and more from around the internet.

It’s 2018 — Are You Still Typing Passwords? 9 Jan 2018, 12:36 pm

Want to make your digital life simpler and safer? Of course you do. Which is why you should get a password manager already. The Dashlane app stores your passwords and creates an easy, secure way to access all of your accounts on any device.

Both Apple And Google’s 'Best App' Password Manager 20 Sep 2017, 11:30 am

With all the accounts you have, remembering every single password is impossible. Dashlane protects your passwords and creates an easy, secure way to access all of your accounts on any device you own. And its free.

Live-Updating Trump News 23 Aug 2016, 2:28 pm

There's a lot going on right now, and you can follow it all here — tweets, stories and more.

The Best Long Reads From Around The Internet 19 Jan 2016, 9:12 pm

Find all the best new longform writing on the internet right here.

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