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Thanks To This Awesome Japanese Invention You’ll Never Have To Get Out Of Bed Again!

The kotatus is a new invention that comes from Japan and consists of just a blanket that is situated between a table-top and a low table frame with a heater that’s placed under the blanket.

Japanese homes normally have very little insulation, so the kotatsu is a perfect invention for the cold months not just in Japan but anywhere around the world especially those that experience cold winters.

Comfortable and warm

Room for two

The built in heater

Perfect for pets

Staying warm while eating and reading

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New Mom’s Facebook warning: “Kiss Nearly Killed My Baby”

Just over a month ago Claire Henderson gave birth to a beautiful baby girl who she named Brooke. Like most new parents, they had many visitors who wanted to see the new baby. Unfortunately for Claire and Brooke one of the visitors was a herpes carrier. Herpes can only be contracted by mouth to mouth contact. Now Claire is trying to warn as many people as possible about how deadly it is for infants if they get cold sores. Brooke developed cold sores all over her mouth and the back of her throat and is doing good now.

Claire Henderson and her newborn baby Brooke shortly after she gave birth

One day she noticed a sore on Brooke’s lip

Brooke in the hospital in serious condition

Claire posted these pictures to warn moms about how deadly cold sores on babies can be.

 

 

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Wow! Now You Can Take Pics While Eating With This Selfie Spoon

Cinnamon Toast Crunch has created a 30-inch stick attached to a spoon that allows you to snap photos  of yourself while you’re chowing down on your favorite food. Goodbye selfie stick, hello selfie spoon!

Breakfast time

Selfie spoon

Happy customers

Check out the video below:

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This $5,900 Workstation Lets You Lie Down And Work At The Same Time

After suffering from a back injury, John Speicher was unable to work at his desk, which later helped inspire this cool desk! Altwork lets you work from four positions, from lying down to standing up and it’s all possible by magnets. The altwork is designed to help alleviate pain by sitting still at a desk for long hours in a day.

The lay down position

Keypad functions

Comfortably reclined and hard at work

Watch the video here:

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Wow! This guy Proposed to his Girlfriend with a Custom made Monopoly Board Game

 

On Christmas morning in 2014 Justin Lebon proposed to his girlfriend, Michal Ott in a unique way. Justin had hired a woodworker named Mark Becker to help him create a specially custom made Monopoly board with personalized locations, loaded dice and a secret slot that held an engagement ring.

 

The happy couple loved playing Monopoly in their spare time together

Justin knew for a long time he was going to purpose to his girlfriend on Christmas morning

Michael unwraps her Christmas present

She landed on Chance, which said, “Will You Marry Me?”

He popped open the secret compartment and put the ring on her finger

Thankfully, Michal said yes!

The happy couple!

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Does Smoking Weed Make You More Creative?

A new study on the effects of smoking marijuana and its relation to creativity has some interesting results.

The study consisted of 412 marijuana users (they couldn’t find 8 more?) and 309 non-users, and they attempted to answer the question: Does smoking marijuana make you more creative?

Emily LaFrance, the co-author of the study and graduate student at Washington State University, says she first became interested in the topic when she noticed that a lot of her favorite artists admit they smoke marijuana. “This cannabis use was commonly thought to have been a cause of the creative success of many artists,” she explains. “I began to wonder about this commonly held idea – are cannabis users really more creative than non-users?”

The study is called “Inspired by Mary Jane? Mechanisms underlying enhanced creativity in cannabis users” and was published in Consciousness and Cognition. It examined the participants over a variety of areas including psychological tests, and measuring creative works and achievements.

Some major points from the study include:

  • Cannabis users were more likely to be extroverted and open to new experiences.
  • Cannabis users reported higher levels of artistic creativity, but not a higher amount of creative achievements or completed works.
  • Cannabis users performed better on a convergent thinking test (which tests creative problem solving).

Overall, they did find that those who use marijuana are more creative than their counterparts who do not use it, but when they dug deeper they made a startling discovery.

When the scientists included the personality traits into the data, they realized that these traits on their own could determine whether a person is more open to using marijuana, as well as drive a tendency to be more creative.

“Cannabis users may be more creative than non-users,” LaFrance says, “but this is not because using cannabis has increased their creativity.” She goes on to explain that it’s the fact that marijuana users “are more open to experience than non-users, and this openness to experience is associated with both cannabis use, and heightened creativity.”

So there you have it: if you smoke pot you’re probably more creative than people who don’t… but it’s not necessarily the weed that’s got your creativity going. It was you all along!

Note: This study was conducted with all subjects being sober, meaning none of them were under the influence of marijuana during the test.

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14 of the Most Powerful Pokemons Ever!

14. Rayquaza – A Generation III Pokemon

13. Greninja- The Ninja Pokemon

12. Kangaskhan- The Destroyer

11. Reshiram-Dragon/Fire Legendary Pokemon

10. Mew -Psychic Mythical Pokemon

9. Dialga- Sauropod Pokemon

8. Arceus -Multitype Pokemon

7. Aegislash- Guards of Kalos

6. Mewtwo-Telepathic Pokemon

5. Kyogre-Storm Creator

4. Palkia-Space Bender

3. Kyurem -Ice Dragon

2. Zekrom- E;ectro Dragon

1. Garchomp-Ground Dragon

 

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Seniors Show Up To Picture Day In Costume & Take Greatest ID Photos Of All Time

Let’s take a trip down memory lane, shall we?

Think back on your high school senior yearbook photo. If you can’t muster up an image in your head, it’s probably because you blocked the photo from your memory. If you’re like me, yeah, it was that bad. But if you do dig it up eventually, you’ll probably have a good laugh. “What was I thinking? What am I wearing?!” 

But if the students at North Farmington High School look at their senior photos five, 10, 15 years down the road, they’ll laugh for a very different reason. That’s because it’s become a tradition to dress up in wacky outfits for their school ID badges. The results are pretty incredible, too.

1. That dang humidity

2. “Did I do that?”

 

3. “Searching for a boy in high school is as useless as searching for meaning in a Pauly Shore movie.”

 

4. “FISHY! WHY ARE YOU SLEEPING?!”

 

 

 

5. A teen home alone is a recipe for disaster

 

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Judges Weren’t Impressed By Shy Teen, But Jaws Drop When She Starts Singing

Everybody’s got a talent or two, but sometimes those talents are so incredible that the entire world sits up and takes notice!

During the auditions for the second season of “The X Factor,” 13-year-old Carly Rose Sonenclar of Mamaroneck, New York, took to the stage looking like your typical teenage girl. She had jean shorts on paired with sandals. The judges probably weren’t expecting much… but then she opened her mouth and started singing!

Carly chose Nina Simone’s Bluesy song “Feeling Good,” and she managed to do the legendary songstress justice with her soulful voice and riveting performance.

No one could believe that such a huge voice was coming out of such a petite girl!

In fact, judge L.A. Reid told her, “Honey, you may be 13, but your soul is old!”

Carly’s incredible audition achieved the rarest of honors: a standing ovation from all four judges, L.A., Demi Lovato, Britney Spears, and even that old curmudgeon, Simon Cowell.

While Carly didn’t end up winning the whole competition, in the end, she did come in first runner-up. “A star has just been found on that stage,” Simon said.

We couldn’t agree more!

Watch Carly’s awe-inspiring performance below, and don’t forget to share this story to spread this young girl’s talents.

 

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Signs She Wants You to Come Talk to Her at the Bar

You’ve likely experienced the eye lock moment with a woman across the bar at least a time or two (or maybe more times than you can count, good lookin’). But you don’t want to be that creepy guy who approaches a female who isn’t feeling it. So if you’re wondering whether you should make a move, look for the following not-so-subtle hints that she’d welcome your company…

1. She locks eyes with you more than once: The first time your eyes meet, it can be human nature to quickly look away. But if she’s interested, you’ll catch her glancing back again. It’s not an accident.

2. She scopes out your left hand: This is one might be tricky to notice, but if she’s interested, she’s going to want to make sure you’re available. If her gaze moves toward your (presumably ring-less) left hand, she’s into you.

3. She smiles your way: A smile is always a good sign. It’s a bolder move than simply a glance. And girls, especially hot ones, don’t send out that vibe unless they mean it.

4. She has the girl gang checking you out: If her friends are looking in your direction with a friendly demeanor, there’s a good chance she voiced her interest to the ladies. Now she’s hoping for their approval. But she’s also letting you know she’s interested.

5. She’s flipping her hair: Once she knows you’re looking at her—and hopefully interested—she’s going to want to make sure you notice that she looks good. She might stand up a little taller, or even play with her hair a bit. These little moves are her ways of flirting from afar.

6. She won’t let up: Some ladies are at the bar to talk to multiple guys and get free drinks from anyone offering. If that’s the case, she won’t bother looking at you for too long if you won’t come over right away. But, if she keeps looking back, it’s time to drop the wallflower act and walk on over.

7. She dances her way over to your general area: If it’s a bar where she can dance, she’ll be dancing next to you if she’s into you. She’ll grab her friends and position them strategically in front of you, so she can dance with her back to you nonchalantly but have her friends check to make sure you’re looking.

8. She sends you a drink: This is an obvious, bold move—and it probably doesn’t need much explaining. But if she calls the bartender over to play the middle man, and sends a drink your way, it’d be rude not to come talk to her.