Brace Yourself: Video Ads Are Coming to Facebook Messenger

by Justin Pot on June 20th, 2018 Messenger is one of the cleaner Facebook products, but that’s about to change: autoplaying video ads are coming to the service. Ads alongside personal conversations are nothing new: AIM featured banner ads, and Hotmail was ad supported in the 90s. But video ads alongside personal conversations feels particularly […]

What is the weirdest experience you’ve had at work?

answered by M. Molargik, B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies, Valdosta State University I was working at a department store in Manhattan, just across the street from the World Trade Center. One lady came to my register with a pair of pants marked 1/3 off, but lucky her, they rang up for 1/2 off. Well, she didn’t think […]

Did You Know? (Jun 20)

The venom of the irukandji jellyfish has a very peculiar property. In addition to the pain and other physical symptoms that normally comes with a jellyfish sting, it creates a terrifying sense of intense, impending doom so strong that the victims of the sting are convinced they are going to die.

Vandag is dalk jou laaste kans . . .

“Ons baklei so dikwels onnodig met ons eggenoot, en êrens in die lewe sit iemand bitterlik alleen en bid, smagtend vir ware liefde om oor hulle pad te kom… Ons ouers irriteer ons soms of ons opinies verskil wêreldwyd van hulle s’n, maar êrens in ‘n ouetehuis sit ou mensies en bid vir ‘n kuiertjie […]

What are some things you realize as you get older?

A. Barbera, studies Psychology at Roane State Community College answered:  Life is short. Do what makes you happy and forget what other people think. Their idea of you is irrelevant. Focus on you. Friends are great company but sometimes you have to let everyone go in order to find yourself. If they are truly your friends, they’ll […]