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These Models Thought They Were Shooting A Sexy Commercial, But Then It Got Awkward And Impossible

Models and actors are used to saying all sorts of things for the camera, but for some reason these words don’t seem to roll off the tongue as easily. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bOXMKEnra8w?wmode=transparent&showinfo=0&controls=1&enablejsapi=1&rel=0&version=3&color=white] Read more: http://upworthy.com/these-models-thought-they-were-shooting-a-sexy-commercial-but-then-it-got-awkward-and-impossible

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This Selfie's Worth Taking Because It Could Save Your Life. It Saved Hers.

We’re all juggling so much these days that it can be easy to forget to take care of ourselves and make time to check in with our bodies. Thankfully, there’s a new app that’s making self-care as easy as talking … Continue reading

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Here's What 5 Years In Solitary Confinement Does To A Person. It's Not Pretty.

First, he had his freedom taken away. Then, he nearly had his mind taken away, too. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o4wDpOFqqBQ?wmode=transparent&showinfo=0&controls=1&enablejsapi=1&rel=0&version=3&color=white&w=560&h=315] Read more: http://upworthy.com/heres-what-5-years-in-solitary-confinement-does-to-a-person-its-not-pretty

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Meet The Domestic Spying Program That Could Be Tracking You Right Now

William Binney is a 32-year veteran of the highly secretive National Security Agency who’s regarded as one of the best code breakers in the agency’s history. When the NSA began using his programs to conduct domestic surveillance instead of monitor … Continue reading

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Camera On The Back Of An Eagle Lets You Feel Like A Bird

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3QrhdfLCO8] If you’ve ever wanted to see what it’s like to soar like a bird, check out this video! Somebody in France strapped what looks like a GoPro camera on the back of an eagle flying near Chamonix in … Continue reading

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Excuse Me While I Point Out Something About This Jim Carrey Clip Everyone Is Talking About

If you saw the Jim Carrey/Iggy Azalea episode of “Saturday Night Live,” you saw the Halloween sketch in which Carrey and Kate McKinnon parodied Sia’s “Chandelier” music video which features an intricate contemporary modern dance routine. Don’t get me wrong: … Continue reading

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The One Where A Teen Has Hundreds Of Shoes And Does Something Ridiculously Cool With Them

As a young kid, Nicholas visited homeless shelters with his mom. He saw how much not having shoes that fit properly affected the kids: They couldn’t participate in sports, missed school, and felt badly about themselves. So before he was … Continue reading

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Some People Came Out With A Cool New Kind Of Poster. When You Hang It, People Cry From Happiness.

Simple idea. Beautiful result. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDw0JtwQU8A?wmode=transparent&showinfo=0&controls=1&enablejsapi=1&rel=0&version=3&color=white] Read more: http://upworthy.com/some-people-came-out-with-a-cool-new-kind-of-poster-when-you-hang-it-people-cry-from-happiness

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A Journalist Was Asked By Her Network To Cover Paris Hilton. Her Response Was Epic.

I can’t believe this clip has been around for over 5 years and I’m just seeing it now. Read more: http://upworthy.com/a-journalist-was-asked-by-her-network-to-cover-paris-hilton-her-response-was-epic

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Remind Me Again Why The U.S. Made The Best Way To Build A House Illegal

If you don’t really know much about hemp, now is your chance. Here are a few quick facts:  1. Hemp is an incredibly strong, durable, fast-growing material that can be used to build houses and make fuel, fiber, paper, seed, … Continue reading

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