POSTS BYSTORIES BY ANGIE BARNES

Cat Chases Down The Mailman Every Day To Make One Brazen Demand

Everybody knows that dogs and mailmen have a notoriously difficult relationship, but we rarely consider how our other pets feel about postal workers. Levi Davis, a mailman in the small town of Taranaki, New Zealand, found that out first hand.

Family Dog Was Missing For A Month Without A Trace Before Their Other Pup Started Acting Strangely

There are few things as stressful as the moment you realize your pet has gone missing. Not only are you worried about the animal themselves, hoping beyond hope that they’re okay, but you may also feel some guilt over the idea that you didn’t do more to keep them safe. It’s every pet owner’s nightmare.

Brave Dog Gives His Life To Protect The Most Vulnerable Family Member In A Fire

Dogs are known to be incredibly loyal to their owners. If you’ve ever watched them interact with their humans, you can see their devotion immediately. However, very few people ever get to truly see their canine’s loyalty put to the test in actual life-or-death situations.

Huge Mansion Anyone Can Buy For Just $137K Has A Location That's Making People Think Twice

A mansion always tops the list of things any of us would love to own in our lifetimes. For most, a palatial home isn’t in the cards because of financial restrictions. Then again, the real estate market is unpredictable. For that reason, sometimes it’s possible to find an amazing deal on the home of your dreams.

School Bus Driver Gets Fired Over A Single Facebook Post That Everyone Should See

Your interactions with your child’s school bus driver might be pretty short-lived: you’ll greet them as they pull up to the stop or open the door to let your kid hop aboard, and that’s about it. But bus drivers aren’t just chauffeurs; they’re people who truly care for the children they transport.

Why Ramen Could Spell Disaster For People's Bodies, No Matter How Good It Is For Our Budget

People do all sorts of things to save money on food when their bank accounts start nearing the red. Few options, however, are as ubiquitous as instant ramen. From college students and any other individual living on a strict budget, these cheap noodles are practically essential.

Police Say These Safety Tips Could Prevent People From Being The Victim Of A Burglary Or Worse

We’d like to think most criminals are like the two goons from the Home Alone films: easily thwarted with a few traps developed by a little kid. The unfortunate fact, however, is that criminals have become exceedingly clever.

11 Totally Dumbfounding Photos That Seem To Have No Logical Explanation

Seeing is believing… until you see something unbelievable, like an optical illusion. By definition, optical illusions are images that differ from their impartial reality. Sometimes, the most popular illusions are those that simply require another perspective—and their secrets are actually hidden in plain sight.

Genius 4th Grader Invents A Brilliant Life-Saving Device All For A School Project

A child’s mind is often capable of thinking outside the box and seeing things in a unique way that puts grown-ups to shame. More often than not, they apply their inventive imaginations to telling stories and playing games.

Here's Why Letting A Car Idle To Heat It Up During The Winter Is A Terrible Idea

Depending on where you live, you can probably expect a heavy dose of cold this winter. Snow may blanket your front lawn or ice may cover your windows, and the unfortunate reality is that you’re going to have don your gloves, boots, and shovel and deal with it all.

Moments After This Teen Girl Suddenly Dies In Mexico, Doctors Realize What She Drank

Many people rely on a little caffeine pick-me-up every now and then, whether it’s a cup of coffee to start the morning or a soda with lunch to power through the afternoon. The problem with caffeine, though, is that it’s not good for you—and it’s easy to consume too much of it these days.

One Look At This Guy's Transformation Could Make Anyone Swear Off Drugs Forever

Although everyone knows about the the ravages of drug addiction, every year more and more people get hooked on addictive substances. That’s why we need constant reminders of the havoc that drugs wreak, even though it can be painful to take.

Crazy Video Reveals What Really Happens When People Try To Pour Water Over The Hoover Dam

Visually stunning and often fantastically engineered, dams are proof that man can indeed tame nature. By controlling the flow of water, cities are able to generate electricity and effectively manage resources.

17 True Horror Stories From History That Were Kept Hidden For Years Afterward

True crime is among the most popular genres of television, movies, and books in the United States. Between the gore, scandal, and horror that these stories entail, Americans simply cannot get enough of them.

Man Stumbles Upon A Treasure Trove Hidden From The Nazis For 7 Decades

During WWII, Nazi leaders found that waging a war against the world’s superpowers was a bit more expensive than they planned. Nazis started requisitioning the personal assets of non-combatants to resell and fund their war machine. As citizens of the world didn’t like their stuff being taken, they devised methods for keeping their property safe…