A salesman tried to dupe Twain. His response? A turn-of-the-century burn of the century.

via The Library of Congress/Wikimedia Commons Prostitution may be the “world’s oldest profession,” but quackery can’t be too far behind. In the 19th century, American medical doctors began to take a scientific approach to practicing medicine, but it didn’t stop the growing number of con artists pushing fake medical cures, elixirs, tonics, and serums across […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ star Sophie Turner tweets about mental health

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Sophie Turner has posted about depression.Image: Lars Niki/Getty Images for Entertainment Weekly Sophie Turner’s Twitter feed has plenty of Game of Thrones and X-Men retweets, plus a whole lot of A+ interaction with her co-star Maisie Williams.  But that’s not all there is. SEE ALSO: Maisie Williams will be Sophie Turner’s bridesmaid because Stark sisters […]

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40 Comics That I Made To Show The Differences And Similarities Between Chinese And Western Cultures

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check it out). During the past year, besides cultural differences, I also realized the cultural connections and universal values we all share as people across cultures.  reply View More Replies… #2 What are you talking about when you say something is big or small? “A big house” in the U.K.may not mean the same thing […]

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Trump tweets thanks to himself over Thanksgiving weekend

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When no one else feels thankful for you, just thank yourself!Image: Tom Pennington/Getty Images Trump doesn’t understand most things, and that appears to include how giving thanks on Thanksgiving works. SEE ALSO: We regret to inform you Trumpy Bear is a *real* thing you can spend money on While the rest of America spent the […]

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Jameela Jamil goes massively viral with her comments about why photoshopping is ‘weaponised’ against women

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Jameela Jamil has gone viral on Twitter.Image: Gary Gershoff/WireImage The Good Place star Jameela Jamil is very vocal on social media about body image issues and her own struggles with an eating disorder.  Her latest tweets about why photoshop and airbrushing in the media should be illegal have gone massively viral.  SEE ALSO: ‘The Good […]

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They’d never seen a computer. Now they’re training to be the tech experts of tomorrow.

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Over 247 million children in Sub-Saharan African countries have no school supplies. Not even a backpack. Photo courtesy of CodeToHope. Sub-Saharan Africa has one of the highest poverty rates in the world. And with all money going toward food, shelter, and tuition fees (many schools aren’t free), parents are often unable to afford the supplies […]

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Damien Hirst’s giant uterus sculptures graphically document conception to birth

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'The Miraculous Journey', an art installation by artist Damien Hirst outside the Sidra Medical and Research Centre in Qatar's capital Doha.Image: AFP/Getty ImagesSTRINGER/AFP/Getty Images Want to know what the uterus looks like in the various stages before a baby is born? Yeah, you do. British artist Damien Hirst has officially unveiled 14 colossal bronze uterus […]

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