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How to Help a Friend with an Addiction

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I reckon that many of us are familiar with the idea of addiction. I don’t want to sound cliché, but you really do only have an idea unless you’ve dealt with a loved one who is suffering from addiction. (It should be noted that, even then, you still won’t fully get it if you’re not an addict.) So when people …

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5 Tips For Understanding and Appreciating Weaponry

There’s a lot of fear surrounding the idea of weaponry, especially lately. And the way the media portrays things like shootings, stabbings, and all other types of weapon-based violence, it’s no wonder that a lot of people approach the topic with anxiety. So, one of the best ways to fix that is to learn about weapons, especially from the perspective …

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Party Hacks: How To Make Hosting Guests Simpler

Summer is a great time for hosting barbecues and backyard parties, but sometimes the prep and cleanup can seem onerous, discouraging us from gathering with friends and families. But hosting a party doesn’t have to add hours of work to your life. With a few simple tricks, you can actually host an enjoyable get-together with almost no preparation. Have An …

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The Toilet Paper Black Market In Venezuela

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Have you heard of the black market for toilet paper? It’s a real thing and it’s happening right now in Venezuela. Venezuela’s economy is almost entirely dependant on oil exports, and oil prices have fallen worldwide in recent years, leaving Venezuela without a strong source of income. What’s compounding the problem, though, is that the government is so corrupt it …

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Summer Road Trip Must-Haves

If a good old summer road trip is in the near future, there a few items you’ll want to bring to ensure the best time ever. Pack your bags with this list of must-haves and pave your way to summer fun on the road.   Sunglasses Drive with the top down and enjoy the wind blowing through your hair, but …

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How The Earth Will Look In 50 Years [Infographic]

If you plan to be around in 50 years, you may want to do something about that gas guzzler you’re driving. And all that unnecessary meat you’re eating. And all that recyclable stuff you’re throwing into the trash. You get the idea. Americans are eating far more meat these days than they were in 1950, and fossil fuel consumption has …

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Hot Spots That Can’t Be Ignored During Renovation

Around the world there are millions upon millions of buildings that stand in disuse and disrepair. Often vacant, sometimes inhabited by families just struggling to find food to put in their bellies for the day, the buildings are more useful than they would seem when you see them in their decrepit states from the street. There are an integral part …

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