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Attention: Sanrio Reveals Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat

UpdatePosted 08/27/2014 07:20PM

Attention: Sanrio Reveals Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat

Originally posted 08/27/2014 05:55PM

Yes, you read that headline right. Hello Kitty is not – we repeat, NOT – a cat. After 40 years of collecting the cash of cat lovers worldwide, the secret of Sanrio's star character has been revealed, according to the Los Angeles Times.

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'No Hands Ken' Is the Inspiring Quadriplegic Gamer Taking the Internet by Storm (VIDEO)

Originally posted 08/27/2014 06:35PM

Ken Worrall plays a lot of Diablo and Warcraft, two popular fantasy games with huge online communities. And he plays a lot on Twitch, which is an online service that lets players stream their games live to other online viewers.

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Two Elephants Dance to Violin Concerto

WATCH: Two Elephants Dance Along to a Violin Concerto

Originally posted 08/27/2014 04:15PM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr UPDATE: PEOPLE just received the statement below from PETA regarding this elephant video.

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The Must-Have Toy of the Summer? A Homemade Hovercraft (VIDEO)

Originally posted 08/27/2014 03:45PM

When summer ends and school starts again, these two boys will have the vacation story to beat. Really, how many kids ever get to say "My dad built us a hovercraft?"

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UpdatePosted 08/27/2014 03:30PM

Spotify Has Compiled the Best Road Trip Playlists for Your End-of-Summer Needs

Originally posted 08/27/2014 11:30AM

If you're trying to fit in one last road trip before summer ends, Labor Day weekend is probably your best bet, and Spotify is there for you. ('Cause you've been there for them, too.)

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Witness What May Be the First Ice Bucket Challenge Proposal

Witness What May Be the First Ice Bucket Challenge Proposal

Originally posted 08/26/2014 05:15PM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr It's an ice bucket challenge whose effects will be felt further than your Facebook news feed.

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UpdatePosted 08/26/2014 12:55PM

VIDEO: Vito the Pet Parrot Races Owner Through Greece

Originally posted 08/25/2014 02:00PM

You can play fetch with a dog. You can cuddle on the couch with a cat. But can either race through the air alongside you as you zoom through the streets of a picturesque Greek island?

The owner of the YouTube account waterskizone is helping the world realize the benefits of parrot ownership through this video of his macaw, Vito, racing him as he drives his scooter down a road in Paros, Greece. Though it was uploaded a year ago, the video is currently making the rounds online, grabbing the attention of anyone who can appreciate the novelty of a guy racing his pet parrot.

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Rare Comic Featuring Superman's First Appearance Fetches $3.2 Million on eBay

Rare Comic Featuring Superman's First Appearance Fetches $3.2 Million on eBay

Originally posted 08/25/2014 05:20PM

A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman's comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.

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These North Carolina College Students Created a Nail Polish That Can Detect Date-Rape Drugs

These North Carolina College Students Created a Nail Polish That Can Detect Date-Rape Drugs

Originally posted 08/25/2014 04:20PM

The fight against campus sexual assaults has a new weapon, and it comes in a jar.

A group of four students from the University of North Carolina have created a new brand of nail polish that changes colors when exposed to date-rape drugs.

The nail polish is called Undercover Colors, and its inventors say they were inspired to create the line after realizing they all knew someone who had been sexually assaulted.

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Cat Eats Corn on the Cob with His Owner

We Could Watch This Cat Eat Corn on the Cob with Her Owner Forever (VIDEO)

Originally posted 08/25/2014 04:20PM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr You've probably spent all morning breathlessly clicking VMA links about Miley Cyrus and Beyoncé and Jay Z and Blue Ivy, in anticipation of MORE Emmy links popping up tomorrow morning, BUT did any of those links contain a cat eating corn on the cob with her owner?

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