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There’s Massive Drama Brewing in a Private Facebook Group for Engagement-Ring Shaming

Western tradition holds that a proposal of marriage comes along with a diamond ring to symbolize the bond between betrothed. For at least a millennium…

Reddit Investors Love the ‘White Girl Index.’ We Asked Experts to Weigh In

Mid-conversation with a female friend, an investor who goes by u/thisistheperfectname on Reddit had an epiphany: “White girls crush the market.” The “basic white girl,”…

Who Is VoiceoverPete, the Middle-Aged Viral Star Who Just Got Banned From Fiverr?

Pete Accetturo, a middle-aged father of two in Tampa, Florida, didn’t know if he was ready for a second act when he was laid off…

The ‘Woozy Face’ Emoji Is Every Dude Trying to Pose in a Photo

The new emojis are here, and they include two major updates. The first is a whole mess of foot and leg emojis for people to…