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Whiteness as disease in a skin cancer-ridden Australia.
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A dog and some foxes had a cute face off through some French windows at her owner's North London home last month.
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Military Transport Plane Flies Way, Way Too Close To High-Rise
This Waterfall That No Longer Falls Is Freaking Us Out
WHAT THE HECK
Driver Honks At Car That Cut Him Off, Things Escalate Extremely Quickly
IT'S RAINING ROCKS
Guys Stick Around To Watch A Landslide, Very Nearly Regret That Decision
'JORGE, IS THAT YOU?
This Man Finding His Lost Dog On The Street After 3 Years Is The Best Thing You'll Watch Today
ZARDULU WANTS NONE OF THIS
In New York, Even The Cats Are Terrified Of The Gigantic Rats
LEAVING HER IN THE DUST
Boyfriend's Baby-Powder-In-Her-Blow-Dryer Prank Is Both Harmless And Hilarious
'LOOK AT THIS IDIOT'
Construction Truck Driver Has No Idea He's Slamming Other Drivers With A 12 Foot Pipe
OH GOD, WE HOPE HER HOUSE STILL EXISTS
Girl's Science Experiment Goes Oh So Very Quickly Off The Rails
SWIFT AND SHORE
Bros Go 'Bar Hopping' In A Jet Boat And, Of Course, This Was Going To Happen...
CRACKING THE CASE
Family Cracks Open A Stupidly Large Egg They Found, And Oh, Of Course... ?
GOING OFF HALF CROC'D
Please, Don't Do This
BRING YOUR OWN HANDLE