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So Your Girlfriend Says She’s Fat. Here’s Why 'No, You're Beautiful' Isn't Always The Best Response.

When you’re fat and in love, people expect you to be insecure. Those people clearly haven’t met anyone like Rachel Wiley before. Here, she lays down some honest truth about what it's like to be loved by someone skinnier than you. It goes against everything the media tells us about being fat, and it might make you uncomfortable (although it shouldn't), so give her a fair hearing, OK?

If you think she has a point, you could Like her on Facebook. And maybe share this with any of your friends who are in the dating game? It's up to you.

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This article originally appeared on 07.10.21


Dr. Daniel Mansfield and his team at the University of New South Wales in Australia have just made an incredible discovery. While studying a 3,700-year-old tablet from the ancient civilization of Babylon, they found evidence that the Babylonians were doing something astounding: trigonometry!

Most historians have credited the Greeks with creating the study of triangles' sides and angles, but this tablet presents indisputable evidence that the Babylonians were using the technique 1,500 years before the Greeks ever were.


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This article originally appeared on 09.08.16


92-year-old Norma had a strange and heartbreaking routine.

Every night around 5:30 p.m., she stood up and told the staff at her Ohio nursing home that she needed to leave. When they asked why, she said she needed to go home to take care of her mother. Her mom, of course, had long since passed away.

Behavior like Norma's is quite common for older folks suffering from Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Walter, another man in the same assisted living facility, demanded breakfast from the staff every night around 7:30.

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