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9 commandments for dating a girl from Detroit
9 commandments for dating a girl from Detroit

You did it. You locked down a senorita who would rather have a middle eastern pita along with a straight shot of tequila over a basic bitch margarita.1. Thou shalt stay loyal.Don’t even dare think that we will hold the other party accountable for a potential lack of loyalty. You either treat us like royalty or we will noisily make morphing your life into a living hell a priority.

7 commonly held beliefs about US immigration that the media (and most Americans) have totally wrong
7 commonly held beliefs about US immigration that the media (and most Americans) have totally wrong

1. MYTH: The biggest influx of undocumented immigrants comes from people sneaking in through our uncontrolled border.Though we often portray the border as an uncontrolled area, between 2014 and 2015, border agents have actually more than doubled, while illegal immigration has actually decreased. But even with the increase in security (or even if we built more walls), this may not necessarily affect illegal immigration.

The business of fake news
The business of fake news

Post-election we’ve all heard a lot about fake news, as if it’s a new trend. It’s been around for a while now, but it was definitely exacerbated leading up to the 2016 presidential vote. It’s arguably one of the main reasons that Donald Trump won, and is now a focus for companies like Google and Facebook to try to curtail the spreading of false information.

5 commandments for dating a foreigner
5 commandments for dating a foreigner

1. Communicate.As in all relationships, communication is key. However it becomes infinitely more important in a cross-cultural relationship.If your romantic interest’s first language isn’t English, you will struggle at least to some degree with the language barrier. Be on guard for possible miscommunications, especially as conversations grow deeper.

30 of the world’s burliest bungee jumps [PICs]
30 of the world’s burliest bungee jumps [PICs]

SINCE ITS MODERN BIRTH in New Zealand in the late 1980s, bungee jumping as extreme sport has seen rapid progression and pushing of boundaries. The current tallest commercial jump is at the Macau Tower 321 meters (1053 feet).Pretty much anywhere you travel these days, there’s likely to be a bungee jump offered as an ‘activity’ through a local tour operator.

How to piss off a Scot
How to piss off a Scot

THOSE OF US lucky enough to live in “God’s Country” inhabit a natural theatre where — if the stereotypes are to be believed — kilts and shaggy cattle are as plentiful as our blue skies. We’re seen as a nation of oddities. Name something unusual and we’ll wear it, fry it and eat it, or arrange a contest to throw it.

Time to freak out: Beer is threatened by climate change
Time to freak out: Beer is threatened by climate change

FOR MANY OF US, THE REALITY OF CLIMATE CHANGE is still an abstract one. We see it as a far-off catastrophe that will be felt primarily by future generations rather than ours. If this is how you’ve been looking at climate change, it’s finally about to get real: climate change is already threatening our beer supply.

7 memories every San Diego native has
7 memories every San Diego native has

1. Learning how to share on a San Diego beachAs a kid, no matter how spectacular my sand castles came out, there was always another 8-year old down the beach with wrecking balls for hands and nine ounces of snot hanging from his lip. He’d waddle toward my pending masterpiece and ask to help construct it.

Infographic: This is what happens to your body during a plane flight
Infographic: This is what happens to your body during a plane flight

YOU’VE PROBABLY NOTICED THAT YOU FEEL AWFUL when you fly. And this isn’t just because of grumpy passengers, small seats, and an inability to recline — there are actual physiological reasons that your body feels just terrible while in flight.Citybase Apartments put together an infographic explaining what happens to your body in the air.

Can you guess which famous landmarks is being described? [QUIZ]
Can you guess which famous landmarks is being described? [QUIZ]

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17 commandments for dating a girl from Ohio
17 commandments for dating a girl from Ohio

1. Thou shalt put family first.In Ohio, family isn’t something you happen to be born into, it’s the most important part of your life. If you don’t see things that way, you’re not for us.2. Thou shalt not be preppy.Or super fancy. Or ultra-hipster. Nothing beats a low-maintenance guy. Unless you’re at Miami University, in which case, pop those collars.

Can you name the countries of Europe in 60 seconds? [QUIZ]
Can you name the countries of Europe in 60 seconds? [QUIZ]

Can you name the countries of Europe in 60 seconds? QUIZ - Our SiteFeatured image by Lillian Vasquez.TaggedWhat did you think of this story?MehGoodAwesomeTrending NowMore onEuropePlane lands in Norway seconds after new 10-day quarantine rule takes effect 20 hours agoEben DiskinMarimekko, Finland’s iconic brand, is nothing like minimalist Nordic design clichés Jul 24, 2020Noelle SalmiCroatia is the first EU country to welcome back US travelers Jul 10, 2020Eben DiskinThe UK has lifted its mandatory quarantine for travelers from dozens of countries Jul 13, 2020Eben DiskinIn Greece, a shipwreck from 500 BCE is opening as an underwater museum Jul 14, 2020Eben DiskinBudapest passes legislation to limit Airbnb rentals and regulate nightlife Jul 15, 2020Alex BreslerWhy Germany, not France, is the bread capital of Europe Jul 20, 2020Elisabeth ShermanAfter Paris, outdoor floating movie theaters are coming to the US Jul 22, 2020Eben DiskinIt’s time Zagreb joined the ranks of Europe’s coolest capitals Jul 24, 2020Alex BreslerBulgaria’s folk dress is more than a beautiful garment.