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Owner of Alleged 'Spite House' in London Allowed to Keep Her Paint Job
The UK court ruled that the motive behind the pattern choice didn't matter.... READ ON
Balenciaga Creates a $2145 Version of IKEA's $1 Tote Bag
"Nothing beats the versatility of a great big blue bag!"... READ ON
The Controversial History of a Famous Scottish Statue and Its Traffic Cone Hat
The Duke of Wellington's orange topper is a Glaswegian tradition—but historically, officials haven't been too happy about it.... READ ON
French Scientists Are Paying Men $17,000 to Lie in Bed for Two Months
The experiment is meant to mimic the experience of being weightless in space.... READ ON
China Is Using Technology to Thwart Toilet Paper Thieves
New toilet paper dispensers with facial recognition software may prevent thieves from swiping sheets of toilet paper from bathrooms at tourist sites.... READ ON
You Can Now Rent a Texas Home That Looks Like a Cowboy Boot
Shoe goals. Home goals. Life goals.... READ ON
Yes, Cadbury Creme Egg Pizza Exists
Sweet!... READ ON
The Town of Tiller, Oregon Is on the Market for $3.5 Million
The deal includes six houses, a now-defunct gas station/general store, and industrial and commercial lots.... READ ON
English Palace Identifies Marble Garden Planter as Roman Sarcophagus
The artifact is believed to date back to the 2nd century CE.... READ ON
Mayonnaise Cafes Are Now a Thing
A pair of pop-up restaurants is paying tribute to the divisive condiment.... READ ON
99-Year-Old Woman Checks "Spending Time in Jail" Off Her Bucket List
"You get many unusual requests with this profession," one police officer said.... READ ON
Inside Canada's Annual International Hair Freezing Contest
At the Sourdough Rendezvous festival in Whitehorse, icy locks are the ultimate bizarre fashion statement.... READ ON
North Carolina Man Charged with Stealing 1000-Pound Chicken Statue
A birthday present from a poultry farmer to his wife, the statue mysteriously disappeared overnight.... READ ON
Judge Rules That the Snuggie Is a Blanket, Not a Garment
An age-old debate has been settled.... READ ON
Palestinian Barber Styles Clients' Hair Using a Blowtorch
Flat irons are for wimps.... READ ON
11 People Who Turned Up Alive at Their Own Funeral
Sometimes, the most unexpected guest shows up.... READ ON

The state fish of Hawaii is the humuhumunukunukuapua'a. The Hawaiian name roughly translates to "the fish with a pig-like nose." It's English name is the Reef Triggerfish.

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