01 May

Today on May 1st it’s fitting to celebrate how much workplaces have improved, thanks in large part to unions and worker movements. These are the factory rules for an 1800s Manchester cotton factory. Scary today, but perfectly normal back then! Without strong organized labor, it might still be acceptable to treat workers like this. The […]

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01 May

We live in a society where it is important to fit in. Leading a positive and happy life is highly valued and feeling sad or “blue” about life is not so valued. As a result, we are constantly trying to always be positive and happy. In our minds there is no room for sadness. This […]

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01 May

Featured in Ripley’s Believe It or Not! The beliefs of 16th-century scientists were imaginative, to say the least. From early plans for lunar travel to the vegetable lamb of Tartary, some explanations for the natural world around them were interpreted in some pretty funny ways. It’s hard to tell if Jenny Hanivers were the result […]

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01 May

Featured in Ripley’s Believe It or Not! What do you get when you combine two world champion combat jugglers and a man described as being possibly the best knife-thrower to ever live? You get The Danger Committee. Mick Lunzer, a dyslexic juggler who still sometimes has trouble telling his left from his right, got his […]

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01 May

Hilariously Awkward Gallery of Internet Tough Guys Their weapon of choice is katana (purchased at Walmart) and their favorite outfit is a fedora hat and a trench coat. They’re also known as Neckbeards and they usually live in Neckbeard Nests in their parent’s basement. CamTrader brings you funny articles and posts from around the web to […]

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01 May

This Summer’s Hottest Men’s Fashion Trend: Crocheted Shorts! Are you ready to jump on this new men’s fashion trend? Are you man enough to fill these shorts? LordvonSchmitt Etsy Store makes and sells these crimes against fashion from recycled materials. Prepare a big bottle of eyebleach, scroll down and enjoy! CamTrader brings you funny articles […]

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30 April

Chances are if someone doesn’t know the word “tonsure”, they’ll know it by sight. It’s a rather extreme-looking haircut used around the world by various cultures and is accompanied by a deeply spiritual significance. The website grunge.com wrote that a tonsure is “a reference to any religious or ceremonial clipping of hair. It’s usually done […]

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30 April

Most of us are familiar with the painting called American Gothic. The painting shows the images of a man and a woman standing in front of a small wooden house. She is in her apron, he’s holding a pitchfork, and both of them are standing a bit stiffly and look a little grim. Even though […]

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30 April

The Latin alphabet arrived in Denmark in the 9th century, but only a select few – mostly missionaries, used it. It slowly traveled into the rest of Scandinavia with the spread of Christianity by the end of the 11th or beginning of the 12th centuries. It’s too bad, in a way, because the people that […]

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30 April

Airing from 1985 through to 1992 and starring Beatrice Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, and Estelle Getty in the lead roles, The Golden Girls has gone down in history as one of the most beloved sitcoms of all times, and in 2020, fans of the show will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to climb aboard a […]

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