What the Hell is Hipster Culture?

What the Hell is Hipster Culture?
Hipsters or hipster culture is a reaction against perceived cultural trends of inauthenticity and superficiality. In a hyper commoditized world where commercial motives permeate every layer of the cultural fabric and advertising and lobbying dollars make everything in mainstream society suspect or of questionable motives, hipster culture has arisen to offer an alternative set of ...

The Last Words Spoken by American Presidents

The Last Words Spoken by American Presidents
George Washington Tis well. After serving two terms as the nation’s first president, the hero of the American Revolution retired to his Virginia plantation in 1797. In mid-December 1799, after enduring harsh winter conditions on horseback while inspecting his property, Washington developed a severe sore throat and breathing difficulties. In an effort to cure him, ...

Fort McMurray : Entire City Flees as Wildfire Rages

Fort McMurray : Entire City Flees as Wildfire Rages
Smoldering ashes pour from the night sky as a monstrous wildfire approaches a helpless community. On May 1st, 2016, a fire erupted southwest of Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada; forcing the evacuation of nearly 90,000 people. Although it destroyed 1.4 million acres of land and some 2,400 homes, nobody was directly killed from it. The ...

Most Inspiring Muhammad Ali Quotes of All Time

Most Inspiring Muhammad Ali Quotes of All Time
Muhammad Ali quotes are famous around the world. Ali was a passionate and intelligent man that always spoke his mind and was full of wisdom. Unlike most boxes who used their managers to talk for them, Ali wanted to be known in the media. He admitted that the words he said helped him win fights ...

Battle Of Los Angeles – 1942 UFO

Battle Of Los Angeles - 1942 UFO
Between the late evening of February 24th, 1942 and the early morning hours of February 25th, the City of Angels flew into a panic as what were initially believed to be Japanese enemy aircraft were spotted over the city. Soon after the attack on Pearl Harbor, wartime hysteria gripped Los Angeles. On February 23, 1942, ...

Who Invented The Selfie?

Who Invented The Selfie?
The beginning of the modern photo booth is usually traced to one man, a Russian immigrant named Anatol Josepho. He trained as a photographer in Europe and after a spell in Hollywood learning the mechanics of cameras, he moved to New York City. There he managed to borrow the astonishing sum of $11,000 to make ...

How To Win An Argument Every Time?

How To Win An Argument Every Time?
Carry your opponent’s proposition beyond its natural limits; exaggerate it. The more general your opponent’s statement becomes, the more objections you can find against it. The more restricted and narrow his or her propositions remain, the easier they are to defend by him or her. Use different meanings of your opponent’s words to refute his ...

5 Most Heavily Guarded Places on Earth

Can you guess the most heavily guarded places on earth? Tthese are not the kind of places that offer free tours on your travels. You can always drive by those secure check points. Check out the following Top 5 list! 5. The Greenbrier 4. Cheyenne Mountain 3. Korean Demilitarized Zone 2. Area 51 1. Fort ...

Some lesser known facts about water

Some lesser known facts about water
– Water makes up about 71% of the Earth’s surface, but they only account for 0.07% of our planet’s total mass. – All the water we see was brought to our planet by icy comets, trans-Neptunium objects or water-rich meteoroids from the outer space. So, water you drink is nothing but meteoroid/comet juice. – A ...

There is no such thing as an uninteresting natural numbers

There is no such thing as an uninteresting natural numbers
Proof by Contradiction: Assume that you have a non-empty set of natural numbers that are not interesting. Due to the well-ordered property of the natural numbers, there must be some smallest number in the set of not interesting numbers. Being the smallest number of a set one might consider not interesting makes that number interesting. ...