Top 10 Video Games Characters With Real-Life Prototypes

Top 10 Video Games Characters With Real-Life Prototypes

Today, game developers try to do everything possible to make their project successful, popular and really epic. Much money is always spent to create realistic surroundings, characters, unbelievable graphics, and stunning visual effects. The frameworks of graphic reality are incredibly expanded today, but anyway, real people are often used as prototypes of this or that […]

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Top 10 Apocalypse Flops

Top 10 Apocalypse Flops

With the most recent episode in the never ending saga of apocalyptic scares behind us – the December 21, 2012 so-called ‘Mayan apocalypse’ – one is left to wonder exactly why everyone’s so hell-bent on selling hysteria. Indeed, when you consider the seemingly endless list of apocalyptic preachers and doomsayers through the ages, “The Boy […]

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Top 10 Reasons you are Not Losing Weight

Top 10 Reasons you are Not Losing Weight

Of the tens of millions of people the world over pouring their hearts and souls into diets for weight loss and health gain, a staggering percentage find themselves asking the same question every day – “Why the **** am I still not losing any weight?” Frustrating to say the least but regardless of the circumstances, […]

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Top 10 Death Row Requests

Top 10 Death Row Requests

We’ve all asked or at least thought about the situation whereby we could only eat one more food for the rest of our lives, or perhaps what we would request if we could have anything in the world as our last meal…period. Macabre a thought as it may, be there are hundreds of people the […]

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Top 10 Amusing Phobias for All Other than the Poor Sufferers

Top 10 Amusing Phobias for All Other than the Poor Sufferers

Each and every last one of us will have something somewhere in the world that we hold with a sense of abject dread and simply cannot bear the thought of – at least to a modest extent. However, those with true medically diagnosed phobias have something of a much more difficult lot and have to […]

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Top 10 Unusual International Birthday Gestures

Top 10 Unusual Birthday Gestures

It is of course only human nature to believed that our culture and heritage hit the nails right on the head when it comes to special occasions and birthday rituals, but for those willing to look a little further afield, there is a whole world of interesting and amusing practices going on that hold just […]

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Top 10 Competitive Eating Achievements NOT to be tried at home

Top 10 Competitive Eating Achievements NOT to be tried at home

Often find that your eyes are bigger than your belly? Most of us of course do, but for some brave and rather questionable souls across the world today, overeating is not something to be avoided, but instead to be celebrated and indeed rewarded. So, we’ve all heard of the local hot dog eating contest set […]

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Top 10 Hangover Cures that Might Actually Work

Top 10 Hangover Cures

There will always be thousands of rather smug and downright irritating individuals out there who seem for one reason or another to be impervious to alcohol, but for the rest of us, the hangover is the immense pain that will always follow alcohol-related pleasure. Let’s face it, if we woke up in any regular morning […]

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Top 10 “What Were They Thinking?” Place Names

Top 10 “What Were They Thinking?” Place Names

From time to time we will all pass a place or perhaps encounter a road with a name so wonderfully silly that we just have to stop and have our picture take next to it – we really are all guilty of this innocent pleasure from time to time. True, what’s rude and frankly hilarious […]

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Top 10 Bizarre Triumph Bras

Top 10 Bizarre Triumph Bras

Few will argue with the fact that bras are cool given their actual purpose. Especially men! But, could bras get any cooler? Well, some creative folks over at Triumph seem to believe so. Triumph International is a widely known (operates in 120 countries around the world) underwear manufacturer that was founded in Germany back at […]

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Top 10 Cheap Flight Tips

Top 10 Cheap Flight Tips

Just when it seemed safe to once again take to the skies with bargains galore and low-fare airlines a plenty, massive hikes in taxes, fuel duty and a world of other hidden nasties have seen prices once again soar clean out of the stratosphere. As a result, cheap flights have become something of an all […]

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Top 10 Hottest Men of Sports

Top 10 Hottest Men of Sports

For a long time it was believed that the field of hottest hunks was a preserve of the entertainment industry with the movies, modeling and even music dominating the issue. Sports was considered to be a backwater of sweat and dirt but that stereotype is waning and today sports, be it football, baseball, soccer, tennis, […]

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Top 10 Writing Tips of Ernest Hemingway

Top 10 Writing Tips of Ernest Hemingway

To a young writer, there is no better place to turn for advice than to a much older, more established literary figure. For a young writer, there are fewer books more helpful than A Moveable Feast (although Rilke’s Letters to a Young Poet does spring to mind). This work is as much a homage to […]

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Top 10 Racist Moments in Tintin Comics

Top 10 Racist Moments in Tintin Comics

In their early formations, the Tintin comics were made out to be truth. Tintin was always being chased because the threat he posed was the exposure of truth. But what truth? Or more precisely, whose truth was being portrayed? Le Petit Vingtième, in which the earlier albums were serialized, had clear political ties with the […]

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Top 10 Black Books Moments

Top 10 Black Books moments

The immensely popular — approaching cult status — BBC sitcom is very quotable, there’s no denying. Everyone’s got a few friends that rely on last night’s television to be charming. Unfortunately, I will be taking up such a role to pay homage to one of the greatest shows to ever grace the small screen. It […]

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