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David Attenborough blames EU's 'irritating' rules for Brexit vote
Sir David Attenborough, 93, said the European community has 'interfered with people's lives on silly levels'. The broadcaster would not reveal how he voted in 2016.
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Today's Horoscope

Aries Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

As long as you stay active, you should have good fortune throughout the day. Once you start to slow down, things could get a little hairy, but you should be ...

Taurus Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

You need to move at your own pace today, but there is at least one person who is right there behind you, urging you to move faster. Resist the impulse to thr...

Gemini Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

New Year's may be long past, but you can still draw up some resolutions—why not? Your mental energy is just right for prioritizing and making sure you can ke...

Cancer Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

Your active mind is working on something new today, so make sure that you're up for some heavy mental lifting! You should be able to get through it all prett...

Leo Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

You run into someone new (or maybe an old friend you haven't seen in some time) who makes you think. It could be a big thing or something quite small, but it...

Virgo Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

You are spoiling for a fight—preferably the kind where nobody gets hurt, but you may go for almost anything. Seek out someone like-minded for an argument ove...

Libra Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

You shine in one-on-one conversations today, whether you're on a hot date or trying to woo a client away from a competitor. If you must deal with larger grou...

Scorpio Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

Now is a great time to start in a new direction. You might need to get some assistance first, but you can handle almost anything that comes your way after th...

Sagittarius Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

With energy like this, you can handle almost anything. Try to take care of your business first so you can get on to the fun stuff—or the life-changing stuff—...

Capricorn Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

You are an expert worrier when you set your mind to it—but right now, you don't have to work all that hard at it! Try to see if your people can step back a b...

Aquarius Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

Your altruistic side is coming out today—so make sure that you're out in the world, where you can do some good! Volunteering is an obvious choice, but there ...

Pisces Daily Overview for August 20, 2019

You feel a little confused about people who are not fully forthcoming today, but there's not much you can do about it. In fact, it may be a good idea for you...

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Strange but True

Is this Britain's strangest vehicle?
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a… gaffer-taped motorbike which looks like a boat crossed with a plane nose and covered in white paint. 
Anti-sex toilets will soak users with water jets and sound alarm
A seaside town is planning to install public toilets that will stop sexual activity by spraying amorous occupants with water and sounding an alarm.
The One With Jail Time: Friends actor lookalike sentenced for theft
The "lookalike" of Friends actor David Schwimmer has been jailed for nine months for theft and fraud offences.
60 old TVs dumped outside homes... by man dressed as an old TV
Old television sets have been dumped outside the homes of dozens of people in the US... by a man wearing an old TV on his head.
Town near Area 51 warns people to stay away from planned festival
The nearest town to Area 51 has warned people to stay away from a music festival being organised by the man behind a call to arms that saw more than two mill...


Porn site leaks over a million users' private info
The great thing about the internet is that no one has to know you have a serious thing for hentai pornography. Unless, that is, the porn site you have an account on leaks your personal information.  Over a million account holders face....
Spider-Man may be leaving the Marvel Universe. Here's what we know so far.
Just when you thought all the remaining Avengers were safe, a new threat has emerged. Sony and Disney have been unable to reach new terms in their partnership over Spider-Man, and as a result, Deadline reports, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige....
Woman burns 'It' clown doll after it floats into her backyard
A New Jersey woman dealt with an unsettling plush clown appearing in her backyard in the most sensible way possible — by destroying it with fire.  Renee Jensen posted in "We Live In Bergen County," a local community Facebook group, about her harro....

Interesting Things

ITotD on Summer Break
My attempts at building a time machine having failed thus far, I find myself with too few hours in the day. So ITotD will be on a (hopefully brief) hiatus while I take care of business..
Take Control of Your Digital Photos
Digital cameras make it easy to take way too many pictures. Need help sorting, organizing, storing, and managing them? We've got a great book for you—and Interesting Thing of the Day readers can save 30% on it..
Killer Snails
When you think of deadly animals, you may picture lions, hippos, or even mosquitos. But watch out for the real killer: snails..

Product Reviews

10 Best Wireless Earbuds for Working Out (2019)
Looking for a pair of sturdy, sweatproof, buds to help you rock your inner jock? We have you covered..
Top 3 Computers for Introducing Your Kids to Comp Sci
With these clever kits, elementary schoolers can get in-depth, hands-on experience with the tech they'll someday use to "make the world a better place.".
VR Could Be the Most Powerful Teaching Tool Since the PC
With new self-contained headsets on the market like the Oculus Rift S, it's easier than ever to integrate them into a classroom environment..

The Onion

Swiss Scientists Develop Cat Allergy Vaccine
HypoPet AG, a Swiss-based company, announced it has developed a vaccine called HypoCat that can be administered to cats to neutralize allergy-causing dander. What do you think?Read more....
Popeyes Escalates Chick-Fil-A Rivalry With New Sandwich Featuring Dan Cathy’s Battered, Fried Loved Ones
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White Supremacist Writing Manifesto Wonders If He Relying Too Much On Easy Racial Stereotypes
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TV & Showbiz

Nick Knowles EXCLUSIVE: Mother of star's new girlfriend reveals shock over age gap
Knowles, 56, is dating PR executive Emily Hallinan who is 30 years younger and the same age as one of his own children.
Emily Ratajkowski shows off her toned legs as she steps out with her husband Sebastian Bear-McClard
Emily Ratajkowski and her husband Sebastian Bear-McClard enjoyed some family time with their dog, Colombo.The happy couple was spotted out on Monday evening on a walk with their puppy.
Katie Holmes, 40, 'was the one who ended romance with Jamie Foxx, 51'
This comes after his cozy relationship with 21-year-old singer Sela Vave - who is four years younger than his actress daughter Corinne Foxx - was exposed. The two have been pictured together.
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Hello Headlines

Charles Spencer has unveiled a stunning portrait of his wife Karen and it's beautiful
Princess Diana's brother Charles Spencer has shared a spectacular portrait of his wife...
The title of Bond 25 has officially been revealed and it sounds so exciting!
It's finally here! The title of James Bond 25 has been revealed, and we're even...
Royals that travel in style! See Duchesses Meghan, Kate and more in their chic and comfy airport outfits
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Huffington Post

Trump Accuses Jewish Americans Who Vote Democrat Of ‘Disloyalty’
He told reporters that Dem Jewish Americans show "a great disloyalty," despite 79% of them voting Dem in the midterms..
Oregon Officials Want To Investigate Newspaper Reporters For Reporting
County officials are suggesting journalists committed crimes by making phone calls and sending emails "after hours.".
USDA Reduces Severance For Workers Taking Buyouts
The agency said it needed to cut the payments so everyone can get one..

Buzzfeed Latest

British Diplomats Are Now Getting Ready For A No-Deal Brexit Dress Rehearsal
The exercise has been code-named “Exercise Yellow Rehearse”.View Entire Post ›.
This Personality Quiz Will Reveal Your Dream Job
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36 New Titles To Stream On HBO This September
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The Daily Beast

Florida Man Botched Castration on Victim He Met Through Dark Web Fetish Site: Authorities
Highlands County Sheriff’s OfficeA Florida man was arrested Monday after allegedly botching a castration surgery on another man he met online through a fetish website, authorities said. Gary Van Ryswyk, 74, has been charged with second-degree felo....
Trump Tells NRA's Wayne LaPierre Universal Background Checks Off The Table: Report
Alex Wong/GettyPresident Trump reportedly called embattled NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre on Tuesday to tell him universal background checks were off the table as a legislative response to the shootings in El Paso and Dayton.The call, reported....
Police Arrest Two Louisiana Men in 39-Year-Old Cold Case Murder of Teen
Rapides Parish Sheriff's OfficeAfter nearly four decades, Louisiana police have charged two men they believe brutally raped and murdered an 18-year-old girl before disposing of her body in the woods.Leo Laird, 64, and Gary Haymon, 54, were both ch....

Aeon Magazine

‘Indigenous labour is never just work. It’s cultural practice, our Indigenous knowledge. It’s how we are in the world,’ says the Cree filmmaker Alexandra Lazarowich, discussing her inspiration for her latest short documentary, Lake. Produced as pa....
Eros at play
Why the ancient erotic poems of Sappho and Wallada bint al-Mustakfi are far more stimulating than modern pornographyBy Jamie MackayRead at Aeon.
Andy Clark: virtual immortality
For centuries, philosophers – and more recently, science-fiction writers – have been concocting riffs and variations on a particular thought experiment: if every bit of your body could be perfectly scanned and replicated, in what ways would the re....


Gwyneth Paltrow's sex therapist will see you now
Can you imagine arguing with your husband in the car, and when you get out to go to Starbucks, you're still pi**ed off with each other? Now imagine doing that when you're famous.'
'He beat me and left me for dead. Now I'm the one in hiding'
This summer I spent 24 hours in hiding with my three-year-old son Thomas*, terrified that his father Sebastian Swamy would come for us.
Comedian MARIA McERLANE's holiday wardrobe charity shop challenge
With a Moroccan getaway in two days - booked after a very long lunch with four gay friends - Maria had nothing to wear. But would her bargains pass muster in glamorous Essaouira?

TV & Radio News

Stacey Solomon praises well-behaved three month old son Rex as he accompanies her to work with adorable photo
Rex Swash has joined his mum Stacey Solomon as she returned to work following a family holiday.
Celebs Go Dating star claims producers made her 'look like a catfish' by showing Lee Ryan four year old photo
Adele Woodward went on a disastrous date with Lee Ryan during Sunday night's Celebs Go Dating.
Michelle Keegan stuns as she debuts new hairstyle on the red carpet of upcoming TV series
Michelle Keegan flaunted a brand new look as she hit the red carpet of her new TV show.
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Food & Drink

Icy-Cold Korean Cucumber Soup (Oi Naengguk)
Using only a few key ingredients, this refreshing Korean cucumber soup delivers tons of savory flavor. With the addition of ice to keep it frosty, and a topping of roaste....
Dwaeji Bulgogi (Korean-Style Spicy Grilled Pork)
If you want to throw a Korean barbecue feast at home, make sure to include this spicy, char-grilled pork. Get Recipe! .
Mocha Mascarpone Icebox Cake
Inspired by Ina Garten's Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake, this creamy refrigerator cake takes it up a notch by using homemade chocolate chip cookies rather than store-bought.....
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Time Magazine Entertainment

These Naruto-Inspired Water Park Moves Are Making an Infectiously Joyous Splash
Watch out for the splash zone.
The 6 Best New Shows of Summer 2019
Peak TV yields to no weather pattern..
On Becoming a God in Central Florida Is a Delightful Summer Dramedy About Sunshine-State Strivers
The Showtime series, starring Kirsten Dunst as a tenacious dynamo climbing to the top of a pyramid scheme, frames the Sunshine State as a microcosm of America.