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Stereotypes of Europe, with a hint of the USA [video]

Ah, stereotypes. They’re so much fun if done tastefully, unless you get overcritical of what they portray. So sit back, relax and see Europe through the eyes of stereotypes. The video starts with how the USA views Europe and vice versa, and then delves into how different parts of Europe see each other. Quite amusing, I should say.

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It’s winter, the time for weird holiday sweaters

It’s the winter, and everyone is expected to wear the good old knitted holiday sweater. They may be weird, but there is no reason for them to not be awesome. That Cthulhu sweater looks great, and I know a Sasquatch who would be totally flattered by that pullover. Available at MiddleOfBeyond.

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Avengers: Age of Ultron special (and silly) look

After the trailer for the upcoming Avengers movie, we start with a special, and silly look. Well, that didn’t stay light-hearted for long, but we’ll take what we get.

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Timelapse shows braces straightening teeth over 18 months

For anyone who ever has had to deal with them, braces are the very definition of a necessary evil. A painful, smelly, doggone evil that should never have existed. The timelapse here shows braces at work, putting teeth in their places. The orthodontic procedure shows an 11 year old girl, who underwent the treatment for 18 months. Torturous as braces may be, the results are pretty good.

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay [final trailer]

There you go, checkout the final trailer for the upcoming movie The Hunger Games: Mockingjay. Mockingjay Part 1 will arrive in theaters on November 21.

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A long exposure shot of the Earth from the International Space Station

This very long exposure shot of the Earth was captured by astronaut Don Pettit, who spent time aboard the International Space Station during Expeditions 30 and 31. Numerous images of 30 second exposure were captured and stacked together to create this image, which presents a 15 minute exposure.

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A talented stylist of men’s (chest) hair

Manscaping is what celebrated British hair stylist Daniel Johnson, calls his work of styling body hair. Daniel has a client list that includes some very well known names, and it’s understandable given his skill. One of his projects, with assistance from Braun includes shaving patterns into men’s hairy chests. Now that requires not just skill with the trimmer and shaver, but also quite an eye for art and detail.

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Avengers: Age of Ultron [teaser trailer]

Take your first look at Marvel’s upcoming movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron. Now that’s some great action, and quite an impressive preview.

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Levitating kitty action shots

Image by Kemal Selimovic

Here’s documenting one kitty talent you never really considered, the hover kitty. Take a good look and be impressed by cats and their secret ability to hover.

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Mr. Right and Mrs. Always Right

There could hardly be a Mr. Right, if it wasn’t for the magnanimity of Mrs. Always Right. Get these throw pillow cushion covers, and Mr. Right can have a good chuckle with Mrs. Always Right. Available on Amazon.