Valentine’s Day—Celebration and status worldwide

Valentine’s Day customs developed in early modern England and spread throughout the Anglosphere in the 19th century. In the later 20th and early 21st centuries, these customs spread to other countries, but their effect has been more limited than those of Halloween, or than aspects of Christmas, (such as Santa Claus). Due to a concentrated(…)


A guy in the UK legally changed his name to Bacon Double Cheeseburger

LONDON — A record 85,000 people changed their names by deed poll in the UK last year, and they chose some spectacular new titles in many cases. Bacon Double Cheeseburger and Bruce Wayne were among the more ridiculous names adopted, according to name-changing firms quoted in The Times. See also: David Hasselhoff releases strange video(…)


Apple calls for government commission to settle encryption debate

Apple CEO Tim Cook has called on the FBI to withdraw its demand for backdoor access to an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino terrorists, saying that the debate over encryption, privacy, and national security should instead be settled by a commission of experts. The company outlined its position in a Q&A page on its(…)


Woven Bracelet With Pearls and Silver Wires- a Particular Gift for Your Best Friend

In this tutorial, I will tell you how to make a woven bracelet. You will be amazed that some beads and wires can make a beautiful bracelet. Material and tools needed in the woven bracelet: 10MM White Pearl Beads8MM White Pearl BeadsGlass Rhinestone Beads1.5MM Silver Aluminum Wires0.3MM Silver Cop…By: DasiyD Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring(…)


Tee Shirt to Wall Art

One of my 2014 resolutions was to gain weight. I had always been thin, almost scrawny, and putting on mass was difficult for me. It took quite a bit of work but I succeeded. That downside was none of my cool t-shirts fit anymore. I donated quite a few but kept my favorites in the(…)