Here’s what happened to the cryptocurrencies that celebrities vouched for: A retrospective on how many innovative beacons of potential have actually been scams
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TIL According to Homer's Odyssey, Odysseus, the Greek King of Ithaca, had a dog named Argos. When Odysseus left for the war on Troy, Argos waited for 20 years for him to return, and died as soon as he saw his master had come back safe and sound.
comments | todayilearned | 17 mins ago
I told him I didn't even want to come in the first place - but I put in an appearance for his sake
comments | AdviceAnimals | 22 mins ago
Multiple people shot in Toronto's Riverdale neighbourhood, paramedics say
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WARR Hyperloop pod hits 284 mph to win SpaceX competition
comments | technology | 33 mins ago
The FTC has taken Uber‘s money and is giving it to Uber drivers
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TRAI could ban Apple iPhones in India soon; Here’s why
comments | technology | 37 mins ago
TIL Starbucks was a complete failure in Australia, mainly because Aussies are used to good quality coffee. They entered Australia in 2000, opened 84 outlets across Australia’s eastern coast. Eight years and $143 million in losses later they closed 60 stores, and sold the rest.
comments | todayilearned | 47 mins ago
Homeless families in work 'up 73%'
comments | unitedkingdom | 50 mins ago
Press F to pay respects.
comments | gaming | 56 mins ago
This guy stole the ball intended for the kid...
comments | trashy | 56 mins ago
TIL that in the 1930s laws were proposed in Massachusetts and St. Louis to ban car radios out of fear that they would distract drivers and cause accidents or even lull a driver to sleep.
comments | todayilearned | 1 hrs ago
TIL the term “mark” originated from the carnival. When dishonest game operators found someone they could entice to keep playing their rigged game, they would "mark" the player by patting their back with a hand that had chalk on it. Other carnies would then keep an eye out for rubes with chalk marks.
comments | todayilearned | 1 hrs ago
One dead, one injured in shooting at Mormon church in Fallon, Nevada
comments | news | 1 hrs ago
TIL Coffee does not dehydrate you and likely hydrates instead
comments | todayilearned | 1 hrs ago
Last week we took in a litter to foster. Today the rescue called about a kitten that had been hit by a car and needed to be integrated into a family. Nothing broken, but has nerve damage in the front paw. Momma cat and brother cat approve. Meet Achilles.
comments | AnimalsBeingBros | 1 hrs ago
Massive data breach exposes huge trove of automakers' secrets
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Swinging, off balance, on a bigger guy who has the higher ground WCGW
comments | Whatcouldgowrong | 1 hrs ago
WSJ: Tesla Seeking Cash From Suppliers
comments | news | 1 hrs ago
Publix employees rescue girl's stuffed bunny from landfill after it gets lost: 'It was above and beyond'
comments | news | 2 hrs ago
Vikings O-line coach Sparano dies at age 56
comments | news | 2 hrs ago
24 sentenced in international call center scheme that bilked victims of millions
comments | news | 2 hrs ago
When you order something with same day shipping
comments | funny | 2 hrs ago
Staring Contest, Jan Hakon Erichsen, performance art, 2018
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