CULTURE 

His Wife Finally Gave In And Let Him Build This. The Basement Will Never Be The Same Again.

“My wife won’t let me do it” is a notorious line, sometimes based on truth, other times just an excuse. In the case of user skerley1979, it was unfortunately true. Then, finally, his wife gave in and turned him loose in the basement to build exactly what he wanted. The result? Pretty epic. Check this out, in his words from imgur: Day 1 of framing complete. I was trying to wrap this up as quickly as possible because my wife did not enjoy me having the basement tore up as…

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Politics & Government 

‘File under butthurt’: Brazile says Bergdahl criticism is just GOP PR

http://twitter.com/#!/donnabrazile/status/475704720280285184 It’s all about Obama. Never before has any president been the victim of such irrational hatred. Blah blah. http://twitter.com/#!/chuck_dizzle/status/475710353188208640 If you want to understand how left wing operatives work, you can learn a lot from observing what accusations they make against the right. The Alinsky tactics employed by the left involve making opponents “look bad” whenever possible (even if it means only creating a false perception). They project this on the right whenever one of their own is under fire. http://twitter.com/#!/Porterhouse1953/status/475706431472025600 Brazile made similar statements on CNN’s “State of the Union.” No examination…

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Nightmarish: Boeing 787 Dreamliner catches fire at Heathrow; No passengers on board

http://twitter.com/#!/Boeing/status/355727264492699648 Scary news out of London today: http://twitter.com/#!/malayal/status/355731047511621632 The plane is operated by Ethiopian Airlines. Fortunately, reports indicate that no passengers were aboard the plane at the time of the incident. http://twitter.com/#!/SkyNewsBreak/status/355723945976147970 Boeing stocks, however, took a dive: http://twitter.com/#!/CNBC/status/355726547602251778 http://twitter.com/#!/MarketWatch/status/355727027279630338 This is the second troubling Dreamliner incident today: http://twitter.com/#!/Mr_F_Jordan/status/355728225349017601 While no one was hurt, these stories have struck painful blows to the Dreamliner’s less-than-dreamy reputation: http://twitter.com/#!/4FrQ/status/355731252709568513 http://twitter.com/#!/and_lcfc/status/355731103291686912 Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/07/12/nightmarish-boeing-787-dreamliner-catches-fire-at-heathrow-no-passengers-on-board/

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We See This Country As Oppressive, But You’ll Be Surprised At How It Used To Be

We’ve been at war with Afghanistan for some time now, and we know all too well how oppressive its leadership can be, especially toward women. But did you know that the country wasn’t always that way? Unlike the U.S., Afghanistan’s treatment of women has taken a downward spiral since 1960s, but you’ll be really surprised to see just how progressive the nation actually was just a few decades ago. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); If you were to imagine what Afghan women wore in the past, you’d likely picture them wearing…

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CULTURE 

Here Are 24 Absolutely Genius Product Packages. I’ll Take A Million Of #9!

Presentation isn’t everything, but it sure goes a long way in determining whether or not you’re going to purchase a product. Some of these packaging designs will have you scratching your head, while others will undoubtedly leave you reaching for your wallet. Check them out! 1.) Thelma’s Cookies Imgur Imgur 2.) Green Berry Tea Imgur 3.) Spine Vodka Imgur 4.) Pistachios Imgur 5.) Nike Air Imgur Imgur 6.) Turbo Flyer Imgur Imgur Imgur Imgur 7.) Impossible Pencils Imgur 8.) City Maps Imgur Imgur 9.) Juice Skins Imgur 10.) Handy Nails…

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19 Ways To Wear Your Pride For Black History Month

Say it with ya chest. Or your ears, or wrists, or…you get the point. 1. Queen Nefertiti Wood Earrings View this image › Via etsy.com Your bling has bling. Get them here. $16. 2. Dookie Bracelets Nakimuli Inc.   There’s eight different prints to choose from with these soft, stackable bracelets. Get them here, at $45 for 6. 3. Afro-American Iron-On / Sew-On Patch View this image › Via etsy.com Wear your pride on your sleeve when you sew or iron on this patch. Get yours here. $6.75 4. Bisa…

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27 Charts That Will Help You Make Sense Of Makeup

Class is in session. View this image › Alice Mongkongllite for BuzzFeed Design / Via Makeup.com / The Beauty Snoop View this image › Alice Mongkongllite for BuzzFeed Design 1. Face brushes come with pretty specific purposes. View this image › The Drugstore Princess / Via drugstoreprincess.com Using the right tools will instantly up your makeup game. 2. So do eyeshadow brushes. View this image › Makeup.com / Via makeup.com It takes a village for a good smokey eye. 3. And here’s how to actually clean all of those brushes….

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