Daily Archives: April 27, 2017

De-stress With These 8 Home Life Products

This piece was written by the people who run the Cracked Store to tell you about products that are being sold there. As anyone with eyes, ears, and internet access can gather, our current world is a frightening heap of deep structural inequality, unchecked global power, and incoherent mass media. Despite the warm comfort that […]

First coal-free day in Britain since Industrial Revolution – BBC News

Britain went a full day without using coal to generate electricity for the first time since the Industrial Revolution, the National Grid says. The energy provider said Friday’s lack of coal usage was a “watershed” moment. Britain’s longest continuous energy period without coal until now was 19 hours – first achieved last May, and again […]

A plea from the founder of Starbucks to stop buying the Unicorn Frappuccino

Image: starbucks Hello, my name is Rutherford Q. Starbucks and I am the founder of Starbucks. When an employee first came to me with the Unicorn Frappuccino idea I told him no. I gave you all the benefit of the doubt. I told him, we here at Starbucks, we respect our customers and they respect […]

13 reasons why Rotterdam may be Europe’s new capital of cool

(CNN)Rotterdam — the Netherlands’ second largest city and Europe’s biggest port — is currently enjoying its transformation from a city plagued with urban problems to a hip place to visit or live. Long lost in the shadow of Amsterdam, crowdfunding initiatives and striking new architecture have helped boost Rotterdam’s vibe and image recently. Some are […]