Sen. Chris Murphy’s warning that thousands will die if GOP health care bill passes isn’t hyperbole, OK?

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Not that Democrats have been ratcheting up the fear factor over the (relatively toothless) effort to repeal Obamacare, but even a standard procedural vote on Tuesday was interpreted as a literal death sentence by some more dramatically inclined citizens out there. Sen. Chris Murphy got in on the game earlier Tuesday, apparently hoping to sway […]

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One Woman’s Powerful Story Will Inspire You To Treat Your Body Right

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Fat is not a feeling. 1. Caroline Rothstein is an amazing writer, spoken word performer, and body empowerment activist. This is her story. Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=fzia-8MX4ig. BuzzFeedYellow / Via youtu.be 3. At a young age, Rothstein became self-conscious of her body. View this image › 4. “I remember standing at the bar in ballet […]

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These Are The Hanging Coffins Of Children Who Have Perished

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This Guy’s Final Photos Before He Fell To His Death Are Tragically Beautiful

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When a young person dies, it’s an occasion for us all to mourn and reflect on our own mortality. Someone passing right in the prime of their life, with so many possibilities in front of them, is one of life’s biggest tragedies. It’s an even harsher blow when the young person dies in a freak […]

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What Happens When A Train Passes By Will Blow Your Mind

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); I have to hand it to daredevils…what they do is truly incredible (albeit crazy). My idea of a thrill is choosing a new flavor of ice cream at the grocery store — because nothing says daredevil like Triple Chunk Chocolate Fudge Delight! But what this adrenaline-seeker just did in Bangladesh is […]

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This Undersea Lake In The Gulf Of Mexico Literally Kills Everything It Touches

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When you hear the phrase “Jacuzzi of Despair,” what do you think of? No, it’s not an obscure 1980s horror movie (though that would be amazing). It’s actually the nickname that researchers in the Gulf of Mexico have given to a hot, toxic undersea pool at the bottom of the Gulf. This “jacuzzi” literally kills […]

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These Killer Facts Will Help You Face Your Fears. Unless You’re Afraid Of Coconuts.

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No one likes to admit it, but we’ve all gotta go sometime. Some people will spend their lives so afraid of their own mortality that they become metaphorical “bubble boys” consumed by their ridiculous phobias. To be fair, spiders, airplanes, and shark attacks can really keep a person up at night. Luckily the folks over at Select Quote life […]

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After The Death Of His Baby Girl, This Father Asked The Internet For Help. They Responded.

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There’s nothing worse than losing a child, especially when they pass just after birth. Recently, a father lost his newborn daughter before he even had the chance to properly photograph her. What did he do? Check out his story below. Overcome with grief, this father took the only picture he had of his 6 week […]

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What You Don’t Want To Find In The Middle Of The Woods Is An Abandoned Cemetery

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When you’re out on a hike, enjoying nature, the last thing you want to be reminded of is your own mortality. Especially if that reminder comes in the form of an old, abandoned graveyard. It sounds like a very specific example, but that’s the exact situation Redditor jfreeman81 found himself in while exploring the woods […]

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