15 of the Strangest Legends From Around the World

The term “Urban Legend” is defined as “a humorous or horrific story or piece of information circulated as though true, especially one purporting to involve someone vaguely related or known to the teller.” In other words, it’s a story that gets passed around within a certain community. Maybe it starts with a kernel of truth,...

People Share the Weirdest Things They’ve Seen at Friends’ Houses

It seems like almost a rite of passage that most of us go through. We head over to a friend’s house – someone we’ve known for a bit but whose dwelling we haven’t yet experienced – and see something that might just tint our opinion of them forever. What’s the weirdest thing you’ve seen at...

15 of the Strangest Things People Have Seen at a Friend’s House

I’ll never forget the time I was hanging out at a friend’s house and for some reason we got relegated to their parents’ room. I think everybody was watching something on TV in the living room and we had a movie we rented or something so we were sent to the only other room with...

People Share The Groups That Feel like Cults to Them

These days you can hardly take a step in any direction without running to another documentary or podcast series about cults. But what are the cultish things that are a little less obvious that are also among us? What’s something that’s not a cult, but feels like a cult? from AskReddit Get ready to become...

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15 Things That Aren’t Cults but Still Feel Culty

What exactly is a cult? How do you distinguish a cult from a regular religion? Or for that matter, from any group? It’s actually a very difficult question to nail down, though many have tried. Cult specialist Rick Ross (not the singer) has laid out a few basic identifiers: A charismatic leader who increasingly becomes...

15 Movies That Were Ruined by Their Own Endings

There’s a conventional bit of wisdom in Hollywood that a movie is written three times – once on the page, once on the set, once in the edit. Of course, that’s simplifying it by a lot. There are often tons of rewrites and reshoots and reedits, so realistically, a single movie is likely written dozens...

People Share the Worst Sore Losers They’ve Ever Seen

There’s no shame in losing, but there’s a lot of shame in being a huge baby about it. Which is why bad losers are just horribly embarrassing to watch. What was the worst display of a sore loser you witnessed ? from AskReddit Hold onto your hats, because Reddit has got some truly cringe-worthy stories...

15 Intensely Embarrassing Sore Loser Stories

If you’ve followed Presidential politics in the US for the last few years, you might not realize this, but it’s not actually admirable to throw a series of enormous, embarrassing tantrums when you lose something. Reddit drove that point home with the following prompt: What was the worst display of a sore loser you witnessed...

Baristas Share the Weirdest Drink Orders They’ve Ever Had

I used to work as a barista and honestly I was probably the worst one ever, because I personally didn’t drink coffee. It wasn’t a religious thing or a health thing, I just never loved the taste of the stuff. So when people would ask me for recommendations, I had absolutely nothing, and I probably...