Couple who can’t smile because of rare condition fall in love after meeting online

A man and woman who cannot smile because of a rare condition have fallen in love. It may seem like Alex Barker, 45, and 38-year-old Erin Smith are not thrilled to be together but their expressions are actually due to Moebius syndrome.

Reverse Pinocchio – Researchers find that your nose shrinks when you lie

Pinocchio may be just a children’s fairy tale, but Spanish scientists at the University of Granada recently investigated the so-called ‘Pinocchio effect’ and found that our noses don’t grow when we tell a lie, but actually shrink a bit.

Man’s presumed brain tumor miraculously disappears a day before surgery

A day before his scheduled surgery to have a presumed brain tumor removed, a final head CT exam showed that the mass in his brain had miraculously disappeared.

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95-year-old man wakes up at his own funeral, says he was just taking a nap

​​​​​​​A 95-year-old man from rural Rajasthan, in India, recently stunned his family when he woke up during his pre-funeral bath after a doctor had pronounced him dead.

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12-year-old boy finds Instagram success by posing as a girl

​​​​​​​A 12-year-old boy from Thailand has managed to reach celebrity status and make enough money to build his family a new house by showing off his makeup and cross-dressing skills on Instagram.

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One of these eggs is real, the other is a painting. Can you tell which is which?

​​​​​​​A Japanese artist recently posted a picture of a hyper-realistic painting of a raw egg next to a photo of a real egg and challenged his social media followers to figure out which was which. Most of them couldn’t tell the difference. Can you?

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Dutchman, 69, sues to lower his age

A Dutch "positivity trainer" has launched a legal battle to change his age and boost his dating prospects.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 6075
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Woman spends 5 days stuck in her bathtub

A Michigan woman spent five days stuck in her own bathtub after becoming unable to reach the handrail she normally used to pull herself out. She was rescued thanks to a vigilant postman who noticed that she wasn’t picking up her mail as usual.

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82-year-old woman dies days after voting for the first time

An 82-year-old woman passed away shortly after voting the first time in her life.

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Woman earns £100,000 a year by selling her smelly socks

A woman has revealed the secret to earning almost £100,00 a year – by selling her smelly socks to foot fetishists.

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High school girls suspended after dressing up as Columbine shooters

Two students have been suspended after showing up at their Kentucky school on Halloween dressed as the teenage Columbine shooters.

Posted: 12 days ago   Views: 7311
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Mexico’s “Dog Man” travels the country rescuing stray dogs

Edgardo “Perros” Zuniga has been travelling all around Mexico on a tricycle, looking for abandoned and injured dogs to rescue and put up for adoption. He has rescued over 400 dogs in the last 5 years.

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US woman claims she’s been pregnant for nearly four years

Zona claims she’s been pregnant more than three-and-a-half years and that no one believes her.

Posted: 15 days ago   Views: 14123
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