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WATCH: Magician Delights Homeless with Generous Trick

UpdatePosted 07/25/2014 07:00PM

WATCH: Magician Delights Homeless with Generous Trick

Originally posted 07/25/2014 02:35PM

A magician living in India decided to use his powers for good.

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The Amazing True Story Behind the #Westillcoming Wedding Photo Hoax

The Amazing True Story Behind the #Westillcoming Wedding Photo Hoax

Originally posted 07/25/2014 05:15PM

The viral story of a wedding invite a bride accidentally texted to a stranger has been revealed as a hoax. Thankfully, the real story behind the popular wedding photo is even better.

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See the Amazing Contraption That Can Fill 100 Water Balloons in Less Than a Minute

Originally posted 07/25/2014 03:45PM

Finally, a Kickstarter everyone can enjoy – even if they've got a mayonnaise allergy.

Weeks after an Ohio man raised more than $50,000 to make a giant batch of potato salad, a Texas dad has invented a contraption that could alter the course of summer: Bunch O Balloons, a gadget that allows anyone with a hose to fill dozens of water balloons at the same time.

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See Kristen Bell Dress Up as a Politically Active Mary Poppins for Funny or Die Parody

Originally posted 07/24/2014 02:30PM

Apparently, a spoonful of sugar helps the message go down.

That's what Kristen Bell and Funny or Die are hoping at least, with their new Mary Poppins parody about the minimum wage.

In the spoof, the Frozen star dresses up as Julie Andrews to sing a little ditty in support of raising the federal minimum wage.

"In every job that must be done, you must be paid in more than fun," Bell says.

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Bride's Accidental Text Leads to Wedding Crashers and a Hilarious Hashtag

#WeStillComing: Bride's Accidental Text Yields Surprise Wedding Guests and Trending Hashtag

Originally posted 07/24/2014 02:05PM

UPDATE: PEOPLE is speaking to the groom at 3 PM for the full story behind the viral #westillcoming wedding moment. Check back soon for more details.

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New Documentary: South Korean Gamer Couple's 3-Month-Old Starved While They Cared for Virtual Child

Originally posted 07/23/2014 04:40PM

Plenty has been made of South Korea's fixation with online culture, most visible in the marathon sessions of games like Starcraft.

But a new HBO documentary is focusing on a different aspect of the country's gaming culture: The death of one couple's 3-month-old baby from malnutrition in 2009 while they played an online game in six-to-12-hour binges.

The horrible irony of the story? The game they were playing involved caring for a virtual child.

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VIDEO: Homeless People Share Their Stories, One Piece of Cardboard at a Time

Originally posted 07/23/2014 04:15PM

It's easier just to look down and pretend you don't see that homeless person on the street corner, but you're not fooling yourself: You know he's there, you know he's homeless, and in spite of that, you also know he's still a person.

Rethink Homelessness, a Florida-based advocacy group, has found a handy way to remind the more fortunate of homeless humanity. In the above video, homeless Orlando residents display cardboard signs explaining who they were in better times. The result can be heart-wrenching.

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This Guy Made an N.Y.C. Bucket List for His Dying Dog (PHOTOS)

This Guy Made an N.Y.C. Bucket List for His Dying Dog (PHOTOS)

Originally posted 07/23/2014 04:05PM

When one New Yorker learned his dog was dying, he decided he didn't want to wait until his pet's last day on earth to give his friend of 16 years a special experience.

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All About the Airbnb Guest Who Refuses to Leave

UpdatePosted 07/23/2014 03:15PM

All About the Airbnb Guest Who Refuses to Leave

Originally posted 07/23/2014 12:30PM

Cory Tschogl, 39, rented out her Palm Springs, California, vacation home to someone on Airbnb for 44 days.

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Couples Racing to Plan Weddings for 12/13/14

Couples Racing to Plan Weddings for 12/13/14

Originally posted 07/23/2014 12:00PM

December 13, 2014, or 12/13/14, is set to be the last number-sequential date until January 2, 2034. Wanting a "cool" wedding date – and not wanting to wait another 20 years to get it – thousands of couples are planning to get hitched on this special day, reports the New York Post.

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