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Everyone’s homeschooling now. And science can be one of the tougher subjects for parents. So this might be a good resource . . . NASA just launched a free website this week called “NASA at Home” that
“Cards Against Humanity” is an awesome game . . . and totally not for kids. Until now. They’re now offering a beta version of a “Family Edition,” and you can download it for free! You can download
Has anyone tried this hack? Apparently it makes a big difference when you order pizza. Especially pizza with really good crust. The next time you order, ask them NOT to cut it into slices. Here’s why .
We feel you, lady . . . we feel you. View this post on Instagram By popular request, day 12. IG format takes away from some of these videos ????????♀️ Follow me on Facebook for
The people at Engineering Vids on Twitter posted video of a brilliant sweatpants drawstring hack that will shave valuable seconds off your days of self-isolation. You start by making a loose loop at the end of each
St. Jude’s released a free coronavirus coloring book you can print out to help your kids practice good hygiene. And to help them process everything that’s been happening. Image by StockSnap from Pixabay
A woman who used to run a bar in England started a Facebook group called “The Virtual Pub” that hosts quiz nights, comedy shows, and has live music. About 15,000 people from all over the world have
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Sports. We miss it, too. pic.twitter.com/Q7GBuxAgFU — ESPN (@espn) March 30, 2020
Everyone seems to have recommendations for entertaining ourselves during quarantine . . . but this isn’t a long weekend, it’s LITERALLY indefinite at this point. “USA Today” put together a modest list of 100 shows that will
A Texas production company put together a mashup using clips from TV shows, movies, and all kinds of pop culture to show how things have changed in the past few weeks because of COVID-19. They had the
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A question that, basically, everyone in the world is asking is: When will life go back to normal? The vague answer is: When around 60% to 80% of the population is resistant to coronavirus, either from a
Queen’s Brian May is using his “social distancing” time to give virtual guitar lessons via his Instagram account . . . View this post on Instagram How the guitar part goes. Of course I
We already know we should be washing our hands constantly right now . . . but what about our clothes? Do we need to wash them if we just run to the grocery store? It turns out,
NSFW language . . . although, really, who’s at work these days? Image by Fernando Dieguez from Pixabay
WATCH: And Now, Some Tips on Panic Buying and Social Distancing from the Characters from “Family Guy”
WARNING: NSFW Language Brian and Stewie are doin’ a podcast . . . What could possibly go wrong? View this post on Instagram A post shared by Seth MacFarlane (@macfarlaneseth) on Mar 25, 2020 at
You’d probably be a lot LESS anxious about the coronavirus if you had an EXPERT on viruses to help answer some of your questions. Well, now, you do. Sort of. STEPH CURRY of the Golden State Warriors
FaceTime and video calls are huge right now. So a few experts revealed some tricks to make sure that you look professional if you’re doing them for work. Here are the five things to think about .
It’s times like these when we need all the heroes we can get . . . and who better than Baby Shark? A new video shows you how to wash and dry your hands . . .
“WEIRD AL” YANKOVIC didn’t want to make light of the “corona” in another “My Sharona” parody . . . so the original band, THE KNACK, went ahead with it. Singer Doug Fieger died of cancer 10 years
Who knows more about self-isolating in a dangerous environment than ASTRONAUTS? Former Space Station commander Chris Hadfield got on YouTube and shared some pointers on how to get through this without going nuts. And astronaut Scott Kelly
Last month we saw a video of a weatherman who accidentally turned on the Facebook Mystery Mask filter right before doing his report. This time it’s a priest in Italy doing it before livestreaming a mass.
As more and more people work from home, ISPs are reporting surges in internet usage of up to 20%. Here are a few things that could keep your home wi-fi system from slowing down: Don’t use the
If you’ve googled “coronavirus tips” recently, you may have seen this. Google is promoting something called the “Do the Five” campaign to remind people about the main health tips everyone needs to follow to help slow the
German scientists did a test to find out the best way to stop the flow of air from a cough. They used a method that allowed them to SEE the air as it dispersed from a man’s
To find treatments, scientists need a ton of computing power to simulate how various proteins interact. So the website FoldingAtHome.org has been asking people to download software that lets your computer run simulations when you’re not using
We’re all experts on hand-washing now: Hot water and soap for at least 20 seconds. But a lot of people don’t know that DRYING your hands is an important step too. This won’t matter as much if
It’s quite possible we’ve never NEEDED a fake holiday as much as we need this. Today is National Puppy Day. It was established in 2006 as a way to bring attention to all the puppies out there
Kenny Rogers once scored on Micheal Jordan Enough said pic.twitter.com/I1GUYTfVlX — Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) March 21, 2020 Image by Rudy and Peter Skitterians from Pixabay
JON BON JOVI has begun to write a new song, but he needs YOU to help him finish it. It’s called “Do What You Can”, and it’s all about how we’re dealing with this new normal of
Some CONSPIRACY THEORISTS think the virus was secretly created in a lab, or it’s some sort of biological weapon. (Maybe they’ve just seen the movie “Outbreak” too many times.) But a study this week proved it’s not
Today is International Day of Happiness. And even though we’re all isolating ourselves and waiting for a pandemic breakthrough, there’s a lot to be thankful for in our lives. Here are three things you can do to
If you have a spare three minutes, this Rube Goldberg cat feeder is amazing. It’s definitely elaborate, but it also relies on the cats to get it started, and to keep it moving so they can get
Because of the overly robust toilet paper runs people have made this month, some of us still don’t have enough. And it’s led to a lot of toilet paper “alternatives” being flushed. Now people are worried it
A new website called HowMuchToiletPaper.com will tell you how long your current supply will last, based on what you’ve got and how often you’re hitting the bathroom. So . . . good luck with all that. Image
KEVIN BACON is starting a new “Six Degrees” game, where you make a sign saying who you’re “staying home for,” then tag six friends and ask them to do the same. View this post on Instagram
Spettacolare! View this post on Instagram Quarantined Italians Singing Sabbath A post shared by Black Sabbath (@blacksabbath) on Mar 18, 2020 at 11:46am PDT Image by Alexey Hulsov from Pixabay
Read more here Day 4 with no sports: Marble1 racing is intense! pic.twitter.com/StgO4fY8VG — CH????IS☥MAS (@davdchristmas) March 15, 2020 (Time) Image by Diese lizenzfreien Fotos darfst du zwar verwenden from Pixabay
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Who knew? #LyleWaggoner screen tested for the role of #Batman in the 1966 ABC superhero television series… pic.twitter.com/Mmam4sinsR — Silver Age Television ???? (@SilverAgeTV) March 17, 2020
Unfortunately, you can’t get together with your friends and binge-watch “The Office” right now. You just can’t. But you can still watch it together, while you’re apart. Netflix has a new browser extension called Netflix Party, and
If you’re bummed to be spending St. Patrick’s Day at home this year, here are a few tips to help you celebrate while social distancing . . . Watch some Irish movies. “Harper’s Bazaar” posted a list
Something called the “Kindness Postcard” has been making the rounds on social media. It’s a card you can print out and put in your neighbors’ mailboxes, in case they need assistance. You just list your name and
Coronavirus fears are being exploited right now by the bad actors of the world. There was a cyberattack on the Department of Health and Human Services on Sunday to try to slow down its coronavirus response. And
If there’s one positive to the coronavirus quarantines, it’s that you might suddenly find yourself with a lot more free time at home. And if you’re not sure what to do with it, Thrillist.com has put together
A message from me and my dad, @Melbrooks. #coronavirus #DontBeASpreader pic.twitter.com/Hqhc4fFXbe — Max Brooks (@maxbrooksauthor) March 16, 2020
KISS has teamed up with the world’s biggest comic publisher Marvel for new apparel, home goods, posters, accessories, and drinkware. The KISS x Marvel apparel is available from Fifth Sun, accessories and drinkware from Bioworld, home goods from Jay Franco, and posters from Trends International. KISS and Marvel first