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Watch the Lost Art of Scissor-Making: You’ll Appreciate This Daily Object More (Video)

The Putter (Shaun Bloodworth)
The Putter (Shaun Bloodworth)

Earnest Wright & Sons of Sheffield, England, is one of the last companies to create scissors by hand.  This short film was made as part...




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    The Origin of the Phrase “Mad As A Hatter” (Video)

    The phrase ‘mad as a hatter’ is often associated with one who is crazy, which is odd because crazy people are known to have crazy... Read more

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    Origin Of the Phrase ‘Grasping at Straws’ (Video)

    Grasping at straws is one last attempt to save yourself from the complete and utter embarrassment of failure. Frankly, it is a position you do... Read more

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    10 Facts About Black Holes You Didn’t Know About

    Black holes — with their inescapable gravitational pulls and point of no return thresholds, certainly have earned their doom filled reputations. Here are 10 mind-blowing facts... Read more

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    The Origin of the Phrase Caught Red Handed

    To be caught red handed means you’ve been caught doing an illegal or shameful act.  One theory is that the phrase was born in the... Read more

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    The Origin of Jaywalking

    Jaywalking is the illegal act of crossing the street when one should not. Chances are, you have probably been guilty of jaywalking at one point... Read more

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    High School Class Caught Cheating When Entire Class Gets Perfect Scores

    “An entire class at Anderson High School was caught cheating. The teacher knew that something was wrong when everyone got a perfect score on the... Read more

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    Really Bizarre Stories That Happened on Friday the 13th

    It’s Friday the 13th, and it’s time for everyone to panic! There is actually a name for being scared of this day, called Friggatriskaidekaphobia. Who... Read more

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    Man University: How to Iron a Shirt. Watch and Learn

    Man University is our series that teaches you how to be a man. The right way. This episode breaks down the simple and effective steps it brings to iron... Read more

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    Tips to Save You Money at the Dry Cleaners

    Every year, 1.4 billion pieces of clothing go to a dry cleaner in America. Now, INSIDE EDITION reports on some money saving tips.…... Read more

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    Why Are We Ticklish?

    Why in the world are people ticklish? And why does it make us laugh so hard? Anthony explores the evolutionary roots of being ticklish.…... Read more

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    Ants Are Better Than Google at Processing Data

    A recent study shows that when it comes to collecting and processing data, ants outperform Google.…... Read more

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    Top 10 Scams

    Beware the crooks, the cheats and the shysters. Join us as we count down our picks for the top 10 scams.  …... Read more

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    Con Artist’s Tips to Protect Yourself from Cons

    What makes a woman a prime target for thieves? We talk to a convicted con artist to find out how you can protect yourself from... Read more

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    Being Kind Increases Your IQ

    Did you know that being nice can make you more intelligent? Wharton Professor and best-selling author of Give and Take, Adam Grant found that being... Read more

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    How to Aerate Your Lawn

    In this episode of GrowingWisdom, Dave shows you how to aerate and care for your lawn.…... Read more


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