Dendrocnide moroides is considered to be the world's most painful plant. Don't be fooled by the pretty, pink berry-sized fruit it produces. Touching the plant causes a severely painful and long-lasting sting that could leave you suffering for weeks or months, in the worst cases. Victims of this plant even suffer from insomnia due to the extreme pain it causes. All that said, here's a video of a guy who decided it would be fun to touch it.
Australian actor George Lazenby starred in one James Bond movie fifty years ago. Today, he was fired from a Music of James Bond tour after regaling his audience with remarks media describe as "offensive to the LGBTQ+ community"—and a story about that time he dragged a girl into a car. It was absolutely unbelievable …… READ THE REST
Lizzie Pugh, a black woman who scored a $10k win at Soaring Eagle Casino in Michigan, was turned away by Fifth Third Bank in Livonia, Michigan, when she tried to open an account to deposit her winnings there. According to her lawsuit, three white bank employees there falsely claimed the the check was "fraudulent". The… READ THE REST
The high-class British bank Coutts (~£1m minimum balance) has told its customers to turn off phone updates. Despite its £690m annual revenue, its app breaks in the latest version of iOS and that's its idea of a fix, until it finds a boffin to sort out out the problem with the new electrics. If you… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. More people are working from laptops than ever these days. Whether you're self-employed, starting online education, or utilizing a work-from-home setup, you need to be able to work from anywhere. Laptops… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Between the stresses of work, classes, and home life, when was the last time you were able to relax and enjoy a little bit of free time? In a world of side… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. From paying your rent to sharing pics of your adorable dog to shopping for a new pair of jeans — is there anything you don't do on your phone these days?… READ THE REST