Man serenades barista with magical song about Unicorn Frappuccinos, gets a free one

April 22, 2017

Starbucks’ Unicorn Frappuccinos are huge right now. So huge, in fact, that one man made up a song about the mythical new drink which arrived in stores two days ago. Paul Harlan posted a video of him serenading a barista at a Starbucks drive-thru with a truly magical song. SEE ALSO: Starbucks barista goes on spectacularly angry rant about Unicorn Frappuccinos “Well, I just heard the news today, there’s a unicorn in my frapp,” sand Harlan, who also works at Starbucks. …

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Man can’t find perfect engagement ring for girlfriend, learns how to make one instead

April 21, 2017

When Mike Boyd went shopping for an engagement ring for his girlfriend Kim, he couldn’t find one that felt quite “right.” So, he decided to something a little bit unconventional. He took a jewellery class and learned how to make a diamond engagement ring entirely from scratch, all by himself. And, it turned out beautifully! SEE ALSO: Star Wars fans shock and delight Mark Hamill with wedding proposal “I want to make a ring 100% by myself. Can that be done?” Boyd …

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20 cherry blossom items to indulge in if you’re ready for spring

April 18, 2017

Sunshine. Warm weather. Flowers. Bees. Allergies. All of these things arrive with a little thing called spring. Much of the country has been suffering through the snow and cold, but it’s almost all over. There are many ways we can start preparing for spring, and one of the ways is to fully, shamelessly, immerse ourselves in everything cherry blossom. The cute flower has become synonymous with springtime, as thousands of the blossoms come into full bloom during the season, coating areas …

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Dog tastes freedom and doesn’t let a chair get in its way

April 17, 2017

When tying up your dog, it’s probably a good idea to make sure that object is either heavier than your pup or stationary. Well, one dog owner thought it would be a good idea to tie her dog to a light chair while she was grabbing a coffee nearby. Bad idea. The dog quickly realized that he was semi-free, and used the chair as an opportunity to play a solo game of chase. Eventually, the dog’s owner returned to retrieve her dog and save it from the chair. More From this publisher : …

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How ‘Fixer Upper’ star Joanna Gaines is keeping up with Kim Kardashian

April 17, 2017

Image: mashable composite. hgtv. kimkardashian/instagram. When Joanna Gaines wore a choker on Fixer Upper, I knew the transformation was complete. You can buy a mug on Etsy for $15 imploring you, “In a world full of Kardashians, be a Joanna Gaines.” But Kim and Jo’s lives in Calabasas and Waco, respectively, have plenty of parallels. They’ve built empires. And if you’re so inclined, you can buy a similar wrap-around necklace from Magnolia Market to help you steal …

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Ted Lieu, Congressman and Twitter King, is beating Trump at his own dumb game

April 17, 2017

Image: J. Terrill/AP/REX/Shutterstock It’s depressing to admit, but let’s do it anyway: there are few politicians in the world more skilled at manipulating Twitter than President Trump. So over the past few months, 48-year-old Congressman Ted Lieu (D-California) has decided to try and master the platform, slowly emerging as the President’s most adept social media opponent. It might seem like an embarrassing game to play after all, world leaders don’t historically …

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These ‘Game of Thrones’ photos are full of Easter eggs

April 16, 2017

You know how, whenever a highly-anticipated new trailer or promo comes out, people scour it for Easter eggs? Those small, hidden, and usually fan service-y morsels of information? You know what we’re talking about. Anyway, those are fine, but regular Easter eggs like, literal eggs are better. So we put a bunch of them in photos from Game of Thrones. See if you can find them! Bet you can. SEE ALSO: Now you can rant about ‘Game of Thrones’ with this new tweetstorm app What, …

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Swimwear options for beachgoers sick of the gender binary

April 16, 2017

Image: ambar del moral/mashable Going to the beach and picking out a hot swimsuit are some of the greatest pleasures summer has to offer for approximately .00000001% of the general population. Unless you’re, say, a hairless Justin Bieber, nothing is more torturous than buying a new swimsuit. You’ve got to find something that remains *on trend* and accentuates your butt *just right* but if you text one more anxious changing room selfie to your roommate, she will take her things and …

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Harry Styles bought kiwi for everyone in the ‘SNL’ line

April 16, 2017

Image: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Celebrities often buy food for the people waiting in line to see them that’s nothing new. But Harry Styles went above and beyond: he sent line-dwellers queued for Saturday Night Live some big plates of sliced kiwi. And, no, it’s not just because kiwi is delicious (although it is). Styles, who is the musical guest on this week’s SNL, is expected to perform “Kiwi” on the broadcast. And, now, fans are even more sure. …

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Author-turned-politician debunks myths about Britain’s past…again

April 12, 2017

Shashi Tharoor is at it again. The popular author-turned-politician has been blowing the lid off Britain’s colonial past, which he claims, has been brushed under the carpet. “Not a line of colonial history” is being taught in the best schools of London, he says. His recent speeches, essays and book, An Era Of Darkness, is all about that. SEE ALSO: This politician doesn’t like that there’s no ‘enduring reminder’ of Britain’s colonial atrocities …

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This woman wants to open the world’s first Vagina Museum

April 11, 2017

These days, there are museums dedicated to just about everything. There are museums about chocolate, sex and even penises. But, there is currently not a single museum dedicated to vaginas. That could be about to change. SEE ALSO: This chocolate museum would even make Willy Wonka jealous UK-based Science YouTuber “There is no physical space wholly dedicated to vaginas and the people who have them.” In fact, the only thing close to a vagina museum is Austria’s …

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Bella Hadid is the new face of Postmates #sponcon on Instagram

April 10, 2017

Bella Hadid loves ordering Postmates, and she definitely knows what it is. The model is the new face of Postmates #sponcon on Instagram, and her post advertising the food delivery service is, uh, a little confusing. Or confused, as it were. @Postmates is the best! I love ordering food on my way home from work or just for a little snack thanks @siduations Everyone should download the app and use my code: BELLA50 for $50 in FREE delivery credits! (Nobody loves delivery more than me.. u …

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Parrot gets DIY replacement wings made with superglue and matches

April 9, 2017

Who knew a crafter-noon could do this? After an endangered Carnabys cockatoo was seriously burnt after a powerline explosion, the little feathered dude was taken to Australia’s Perth Zoo, where vet staff decided they’d need to get crafty. The cockatoo had lost his wing feathers in the accident, so medical staff proceeded with “imping” collecting the feathers of a deceased donor bird and sticking them on the cockatoo with super glue and matchsticks. “It’s …

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Gordon Ramsay is in for some unsavory comments for dissing Indian snack

April 8, 2017

Image: GETTY IMAGES Ace chef and television presenter Gordon Ramsay, who’s known for his sharp tongue, was left with a bad taste in the mouth when he tried to humor an Indian Twitter user. The bloke, Rameez, tweeted to Ramsay asking him to ‘rate’ his food photo. Just like many users do to invite supposedly hilarious insults from the celebrity chef. But what ensued in this case was, umm, unsavory. SEE ALSO: Monster Gordon Ramsay compares Girl Scout Cookies to dog biscuits …

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Bella Hadid speaks out about being Muslim for the first time

April 6, 2017

Bella Hadid is no stranger to magazine covers and interviews, but it’s not every day we get to hear something new from the fashion darling. The 20-year-old model graces the latest cover of Porter magazine, where she shares a bit about her father’s history and speaks about her own faith for the first time. SEE ALSO: Gigi and Bella Hadid spotted protesting Trump’s immigration ban A post shared by Bella Hadid (@bellahadid) on Mar 21, 2017 at 8:54am PDT “My dad …

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This hard-hitting poetry act exposes the ills of a misogynistic society

April 4, 2017

Brown Girls Guide to Gender, a hard-hitting spoken-word performance by Mumbai girl, Aranya Johar, will strike a chord with every Indian woman. Or perhaps with all women in conservative societies. SEE ALSO: This video about a transgender mother tugs at your heartstrings The 18-year-old’s uninhibited act (with some NSFW language) exposes the hypocrisy of patriarchal societies where women are slut-shamed and cat-called, where marital rape isn’t illegal, and a bleeding woman is …

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4 April Fools’ Day pranks that went horribly wrong and I am so sorry

April 2, 2017

Image: Shutterstock / nito April Fools’ Day: the best day of the year. Everyone is pranking one another, having a good time, laughing, and nobody is ever annoyed or angry in the slightest. It’s the perfect day! SEE ALSO: 15 crayon colors inspired by 2017 that Crayola can have for free I love pranks and I am always down for a good one. But sometimes the pranks, unfortunately, do not go as planned. Here are four April Fools’ Day pranks I pulled that went very wrong and I am …

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Bite off Trump’s head and raise money for Planned Parenthood with these lollipops

March 30, 2017

Image: smith and sinclair One company has come up with a very sweet tooth-friendly way to raise money for Planned Parenthood, and it involves biting off Donald Trump’s head. SEE ALSO: This country is raising $600 million to counter Trump’s anti-abortion policy Alcoholic sweets company Smith and Sinclair is selling limited edition “Trump sucks” lollipops to protest Trump’s reinstatement of an anti-abortion policy. 100 percent of the profits from the lollipops …

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Social media has turned me into a sexual oversharer

March 24, 2017

Image: Christopher Mineses / mashable I’m a millennial and I can’t stop oversharing about my sex life. And, while I hate to point the finger, I blame social media. I first realised I was a sexual oversharer during a pretty uncomfortable moment with a new housemate someone I barely knew, but was trying to get to know. As I sipped my first coffee of the day, I leant across and told my new housemate something Id told other friends just days previous. I described, in graphic detail, a …

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Twitter’s got jokes about this weird, outdoorsy photo of Donald Trump, Jr.

March 19, 2017

So, Hillary, sure, but, would you ever want to run into Donald Trump, Jr. in the woods? Well, it could happen: He, uh, apparently feels super at home there. On Saturday, the New York Times Styles sectionpublished a profile of the younger Don that discusses, among many other things (ahem, that time he got arrested for public intoxication) his love of the great outdoors. Already, plenty of people are criticizing the piece on Twitter for normalizing Trumpwho, remember, is apparently not above …

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Super exclusive dating app thinks it’s found a way to stop ghosting

March 19, 2017

Ghosts be gone.Image: The league Ghosting is scourge in the world of dating apps, but will it ever die? One app is giving it their best shot. Youve probably heard of the high-end, exclusive dating app The League. Today theyre launching a new feature for their paid members that they believe is going to stop ghosting and cut out the stress of waiting for a reply that never comes. Their trick: read receipts. Thats it? But, wait, how will knowing someone has seen your message end ghosting? The …

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Stephen Colbert reads a few of Trump’s other ‘favorite Irish proverbs’

March 19, 2017

We all had a big St. Patty’s Day laugh at the “Irish proverb” Trump publicly claimed as his favorite on Thursday. (Spoiler: It’s not Irish, nor a proverb, although it probably isn’t by a Nigerian poet, either.) So, Stephen Colbert thought he’d keep the joke going by guessing Trump’s other favorite Irish proverbs. You know, all the hits: “Baby Got Back,” “That’s Amore” and, of course, Beyonc’s St. Patrick’s …

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Best selling book on Amazon has 266 blank pages

March 13, 2017

Michael J. Knowles’ newest book has reached the top of the charts. SEE ALSO: Everywhere you look theres a massive Trump bump The actor and conservative news site The Daily Wire correspondent’s 266-page political overview of the Democratic party is, well, quite the page-turner. And a surprisingly quick read, given the subject matter. Here’s a quick flip through the book, Reasons to Vote for Democrats: A Comprehensive Guide: Coming soon to Amazon #WorldBookDay …

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