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EU Will Ignore White House And Work Directly With US States On Paris Agreement

The US is slowly withdrawing from the Paris agreement, but the rest of the worlds not having it. Last week, the European Union and China released a joint statement declaring their intentions to move on with the Agreement with or without America. They were clearly referring to just the Executive Branch, however, as now theyve decided to work with US states and cities that are keen on cutting their carbon footprint by going over the Presidents weirdly coiffed head. Strong transatlantic ties are far more important and far more durable…

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This school replaced detention with meditation. The results are stunning.

Imagine you’re working at a school and one of the kids is starting to act up. What do you do? Traditionally, the answer would be to give the unruly kid detention or suspension. But in my memory, detention tended to involve staring at walls, bored out of my mind, trying to either surreptitiously talk to the kids around me without getting caught or trying to read a book. If it was designed to make me think about my actions, it didn’t really work. It just made everything feel stupid and…

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He Was Selling Pens on the Street to SurviveThen a Man Snapped a Photo of His Daughter…

Just one picture changed everything. Abdul Halim al-Attar is a Syrian refugee who was selling pens in the streets of Beirut in order to make a living for hischildren But once a photo of Abdul selling his pens while holding his daughter hit the Internet, it went big-time viral. The picture featured his daughter Reem sleeping on his shoulder as he triedto market his pens to passerbys in the scorching heat. It touched people’s hearts across the globe. The heartbreaking picture of his little oneslumbering on her struggling father was…

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Architect Turns Old Cement Factory Into His Home, And The Interior Will Take Your Breath Away

The factory, located just outside of Barcelona, was a WWI-era pollution machine that had closed down, and came with many repairs to be done when Ricardo Bofill and his team purchased it. After years of partial deconstruction, the determined architect proceeded to lace the exterior of the property with vegetation, and furnish the interior as a modern living and work space. He immediately saw potential in the building, and began renovating it into his home The exterior was laced with vegetation, and now overflows with lush greenery “The Cement Factory…

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19 Fun and Weird Sex Facts You Never Learned In Biology Class

2 Semen is rich in natural ingredients. via: Reply GIF Not only does it contain nitrogen, fructose, lactic acid, ascorbic acid, cholesterol, creatine and citric acid, but also Vitamin B and protein. Who knew? 4 The smell of pumpkins is an aphrodisiac for men. via: Sogou A study done by The Smell and Taste Treatment and Research Foundation of Chicago (that’s a longname) found that just smelling pumpkin can increase blood flow to the male genitals. Makes you rethink your favorite holidays, doesn’t it?

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12 Reasons Why Old Souls Have Such A Hard Time Finding Love

1. They have a strong sense of identity. They know who they are, which means they also know specifically what they do and do not want in a partner, what works and what doesn’t. While this is fantastic in terms of being able to choose wisely, it ultimately diminishes their pool of prospects pretty significantly. 2. Left unchecked, their hyper-intuitiveness can wreck relationships. Often prone to overthinking because of how deeply sensitive they are, their capacity to worry and make assumptions can break relationships that don’t have a perfectly strong…

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10 Cracked Posts Everyone Went Nuts Over Last Week – 1/10

Last week, we learned a lot about foodstuffs. And also, hats dyed with blood. #10. 6 Monster Legends Too Intense For The Western World Think lightning quick, homicidal garden gnome. “It’s said to live in and around old ruined castles, venturing outside to kill locals, because it needs their blood to dye its hat. That’s right, the eponymous ‘red cap’ needs to stay a very particular shade of red, and only human blood will do.” #8. 5 Things I’ve Learned As An Adult With No Driver’s License You know who…

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Muzzle For Walking Your Dog In The Woods

Some countries require that all dogs wear a muzzle when out in public. However, if you live in a country that also permits the carrying of firearms in public, this muzzle is probably not for you. While you see a cool dog accessory, others might only see a terrifying dog, which can have unpredictable results. Terrify responsibly! Image credits: Alexey Kurulyov Read more: http://www.boredpanda.com/russian-werewolf-dog-muzzle/

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The Day I Decided My Daughter Will Not Choose Her Own Friends

We helicopter over our kids wardrobes, nutrition, sleep schedules, hygiene, science fair projects and then pride ourselves on how hands off we are on social issues. By Leslie Blanchard I will never forget the day my daughter told me that Bethany, a girl in her 4th grade class, was annoying her. What is she doing to you? I questioned, instinctively protective. Shes following me around on the playground and sitting by me at lunch! she quipped, as if that would sum things right up and get me squarely on her…

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Meet The Queen Of The Dark Who Was Told To Bleach Her Incredibly Dark Skin By Uber Driver

The 24-year-old burgeoning fashion icon, who now lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, has no shame about her melanin, and she makes sure the world is aware. “My chocolate is elegant. So is what I represent… A nation of warriors,” she captioned one of her many Instagram photos, which routinely exceed 10 thousand likes each. In another, she details an experience in which an Uber driver suggested she try ‘bleaching’ her skin – and her only response was laughter. “You won’t believe the kind of questions I get and the kind of…

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These Dragon Gloves With Crochet Scales Will Protect You When Winter Comes

With lots of beautiful colors, crochet dragon scales, and a beautiful crocodile stitch pattern, the fingerless gloves look absolutely stunning. And not only will they make you look like a dragon, but keep you warm too! Well, except your fingers. They’re 100% hand crochet and made with wool, acrylic, and mohair. Are they awesome, or what?! You can find them on Etsy.

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Fixer Uppers Strike Back Against BuzzFeed Bullying With Pure Class: I Refuse to Be Baited

“We are not about to get in the nasty business of throwing stones at each other, dont ask us to ’cause we wont play that way.” TVs favorite power couple, Chip and Joanna Gaines, are taking time to renovate in 2017but not the way they are known for in their hit HGTV show, Fixer Upper. The Waco, Texas, couple is riding the waves of success with the most popular show on HGTV, a New York Times Best Selling book, multiple retail shops, a real estate business, hundreds of home renovations,…

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Couple Asks Internet To Photoshop Out Shirtless Guy From Engagement Photo, Regrets It Immediately

This time, a couple asked the Internet to photoshop a shirtless man out of their engagement pic. But the Internet did what they always do when they get a photoshop request… They hilariously trolled the couple and the results are absolutely hilarious! Keep on scrolling to check them out and feel free to add your own pics to the list. Update: we were contacted by a friend of this couple and turns out it was not an engagement photo. However, the couple is now getting married and want to invite…

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