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This Hilarious Instagram Account Is What Would Happen If Dictionaries Were Honest

Dictionaries are good at giving literal explanations for things, but let’s be honest in saying that sometimes certain words need to be brought up into modern times. Thankfully there’s HipDict, an Instagram account/crowdsourced photo dictionary giving honest definitions of what words really mean, and Bored Panda rounded up some of the best. You have to admit that they’re spot-on and pretty hilarious. I’ll never look at the word “microwave” the same way again… …AND GETS ALL UP IN YOUR FACEBOOK

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Wife Texts Husband She Brought A Dog Home While The Pic Shows A Coyote, And He Seriously Freaks Out

If you ever find an abandoned puppy which you want to take home, make sure it’s not something else. For example, a coyote. Show Full Text This is exactly how Justin Bogh felt when his wife Kayla Eby sent him a pic of a “cute little dog” she “found” outside which was obviously a coyote. His reaction was priceless. Justin even jokingly asked for a divorce. Turns out it was just a prank by his wife. Kayla, a preschool teacher from Seaside, Oregon, created the pic in Photoshop, and now…

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Dear Christians, Stop Saying “Everything Happens for a Reason”

I spent years searching for answers, trying to find reasons that would bring an end to my pain. I thought that if I could find the cause, I could treat the condition. By Christine Suhan Have you ever found yourself, in the midst of unimaginable grief, pain, heartache or despair, wondering how you are going to make it through another day? Wondering where your next breath is going to come from? Your world has crumbled beneath you and you are left feeling shattered, empty and hopeless. And then a well…

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Theres A Genius Street Artist Running Loose In New York, And Lets Hope Nobody Catches Him

Using street “furniture” like poles or electrical terminals, Tom creates colorful and whimsical pieces that interact with their surroundings. From turning a sewer into a frying pan, to transforming gas meters into quirky lobsters, Tom Bob is making the city a much happier place for everybody. #2 #4 #6 #8 #9 #12 #14 #16 #18 #19 #22 #24 #26 #28 #29 #32 #34 #36 #38 #39 #42 #44 #46 Read more: http://www.boredpanda.com/street-art-tom-bob-new-york/

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Why Modern Dating Makes Me Want To Punch Myself In The Throat

As a 22-year-old single woman I’m pretty much living in the thickest part of the modern hookup culture perfecting the art of getting the right guy to buy you a drink at a bar, crafting the perfect response to a text to make you seem just interested enough, taking the proper five seconds to adequately judge a person and determine whether or not to swipe left or right on Tinder. That’s the world I live in now and I have to confess: I hate it with every fiber of my…

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Quit Doing These 8 Things for Your Teen This Year if You Want to Raise an Adult

How do we raise competent adults if were always doing everything for our kids? By Amy Carney Dont judge me if you happen to see my kids eating packaged Ritz crackers for school lunch. Dont judge me if theyre on the sidelines of PE because they forgot their uniform. Dont judge meif they didntturn in theirhomework because itsstill sitting home on their desk. What some may view as a lack of parenting, is what I deem parenting on purpose, as we work to build necessary life skills in our kids.…

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20 Diversion Tactics Highly Manipulative Narcissists, Sociopaths And Psychopaths Use To Silence You

Danielle Drislane Toxic people such as psychopaths and those with antisocial traits engage in maladaptive behaviors in relationships that ultimately exploit, demean and hurt their intimate partners, family members and friends. They use a plethora of diversionary tactics that distort the reality of their victims and deflect responsibility. Although those who are not narcissistic can employ these tactics as well, abusive narcissists use these to an excessive extent in an effort to escape accountability for their actions. Here are the 20 diversionary tactics toxic people use to silence and degrade…

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17 Reasons Why High School Sweethearts Have The Strongest Relationships

1. You started dating during your most awkward phases.You fell in love in the time of braces, heavy clownish makeup, and and douchey Abercrombie t-shirts. If you were attracted to each other even then, you’re set for life. 2. You’ve gotten to see how far each of you has come.You’ve seen each other graduate high school, head off to college, have no sense of direction for a couple years, kind of figure things out, graduate college, and cautiously step into adulthood. And now you can admire how much progress you’ve…

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Mom Gets Bad Feeling as 3 Strangers Stare At Her DaughterThen She Hears Say Bye to Mommy

It started as a conversation about “how cute her daughter is.” Seconds later, she saw what they were really up to… In a viral Facebook post byAmanda Cropsey Florczykowski, oneconcerned mom is aimingto raise awareness about the dangers of sex trafficking that could be lurking in your own neighborhood. The near abduction that she experienced with her toddler in a local store exemplifies how these scams are often happening in the most unsuspecting places. Her post reads: My name is Amanda and I’m a Longview, Texas resident. I’m convinced that…

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F-Bombs and Bikinis: What It Really Means to Be a Christian

“You cannot sanitize grace. You cant stuff it into a blue blazer and make it wear khakis.” By Preston Sprinkle Christian subcultures are an entertaining phenomenon. Multiple brands of Christianity claim the same Lord and read the same Bible, and yet they promote a set of values sometimes as different as apples and orangutans. I once heard a story about a Christian woman from the East Coast who confronted a West Coast youth-pastor, who allowed mixed bathing at youth events. I cant believe any so-called Christian leader would allow boys…

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