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AIM is officially dead

Say “goodbye” (in the AOL voice, if possible) to Aol Instant Messenger. Back in October, Oath (the combined entity of Yahoo and Aol) announced that it would shutter AIM on December 15. Yes, today is the day. All good things come to an end. On Dec 15, we’ll bid farewell to AIM. Thank you to all our users! #AIMemories https://t.co/b6cjR2tSuU pic.twitter.com/V09Fl7EPMx — AIM (@aim) October 6, 2017 While there is no shortage of means to communicate online, AIM holds a special place in many of our hearts. For some of…

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What This Kid’s Up To Now Would Make Dad Steve Irwin So Proud

Along with Bindi and his mom, Terri, Robert is very involved in educating the public, especially young people, about animals and how they can help conservation efforts. Were you this accomplished when you were 14? I wasn’t, either. You can find more of Robert’s amazing work by following him on Instagram or visiting his website Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/robert-irwin-photography/

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Embrace Your Dark Side With These Awesome Black Metal Comics

Finnish artist JP Ahonen is serving up some surprisingly adorable metal realness in his Belzebubs strip. The refreshing series follows the antics of a strangely cute metal-loving family. We love that the strip seemingly draws inspiration from the artist’s home life – he’s a tattooed dad, a musician and clearly a metal fan. Here’s a selection of some of our favorite of Ahonen’s gothy comics.  Hail Satan! 1 Pin It Via JP Ajhonen 2 Pin It Via JP Ahonen 3 Pin It Via JP Ahonen 4 Pin It Via JP Ahonen…

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Snuggling Babies Can Have A Deep Effect On Their DNA

Every hug gives your body a small dose of oxytocin, the neurotransmitter associated with love, intimacy, and lots of other good stuff. Just in case you needed another excuse to snuggle up, a new study has shown how cuddling infants during their early years could have a deeply profound effect on their biology later in life. Recent research from the University of British Columbia (UBC) shows that the amount of hugging a child receives as an infant can influence epigenetic changes in at least five areas of their DNA, including areas…

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8 Beauty Gift Sets On Amazon That’ll Bring The Sparkle To Your BFF’s Holiday

We’re all on that epic journey this holiday season to find a present that is just perfect for our bestie. You may have a general idea in mind for your girlfriends, but haven’t found a present that has truly hit home. If you’re looking for some suggestions, you can never go wrong with a beauty gift set. It’s the perfect gift, without any added stress about getting something they won’t really care for. A set gives you a taste of different products, so there’s sure to be something that your…

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People Are Sharing How Their Pets Names Have Evolved And its Funny

Over on Twitter @mooseallain got people thinking about what they called their pets vs what they REALLY call their pets.  1 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 2 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 3 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 4 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 5 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 6 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 7 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 8 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 9 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 10 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 11 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 12 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 13 Via #MooseAllain on twitter 14 Via #MooseAllain on twitter…

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“Stop Meowing and Go the F*ck to Sleep” Is a Hilarious Bedtime Book For All The Desperate Cat Parents Out There

Inspired by, and in the tradition of Cortes and Mansbach’s adults-only bedtime story, “Stop Meowing and Go the F*ck to Sleep” is a funny take on the frustrations of losing sleep because of a feline friend. The struggle is real. Anyone who is a cat lover knows that the cat rules the roost, and that certainly doesn’t change at bedtime. You might be ready to sleep, but you can bet that kitty is ready for just about anything but some shut-eye. Release your frustrations with a good laugh as you…

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Christian Teacher Is Suspended for Calling Girls “Girls”& His Response Needs to Be Heard

ShareTweet In a world where nobody knows where to go to the bathroom anymore and we’re allowing 8-year-olds to decide whether they wanna self-identify as boys, girls or pineapples, Joshua Sutcliffe’s story may come as no surprise. Nevertheless, the British math teacher’s ‘misgendering’ debacle is one that needs to be heard—out of the sheer ridiculousness that ignited it. “Absolutely fantastic job, girls.” Those are precisely the words that Sutcliffe used to encourage a small group of females who had excelled on a recent test. And those are the same words…

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SO SKEERY! Eric Holder warns Congress not to remove Mueller, gets laughed off Twitter

You do NOT speak on our behalf, champ. And seriously, be forewarned? What are you gonna do, Eric? Send more complaints in tweets? Got a real tough guy up in here. Speaking on behalf of the vast majority of the American people, Republicans in Congress be forewarned:any attempt to remove Bob Mueller will not be tolerated.These are BS attacks on him/his staff that are blatantly political-designed to hide the real wrongdoing. Country not party — Eric Holder (@EricHolder) December 14, 2017 Country not party. SURE. That’s grand coming from Eric…

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