POSTS BYSTORIES BY MAGGIE WATSON

Dad Whose Family Can't Afford An In-Ground Swimming Pool Has A Brilliant Trick Up His Sleeve

A backyard pool can be the ultimate source of endless summertime fun. It can also be really, really expensive. In-ground pools can cost thousands of dollars, and compromising with an above-ground pool often feel like a cheap half measure.

Man Moves In With His New Girlfriend Then Realizes What His Ex-Wife Was Planning

The end of a marriage is always difficult, but when two people break up because of infidelity, there’s an added layer of anger and pain. Suddenly, you’re forced to divide up the life you shared together, all while knowing that your spouse was unfaithful.

Big-City Lawyer Trying To Intimidate A Farmer In Court Isn't Ready For His Brilliant Response

If you’re injured in an accident, all you want is justice from the people at fault. This mission becomes even greater if the accident robs you of valuable property or, heaven forbid, a loved one.

Man Drilling Holes In Yard Confuses His Neighbors But Leaves Them Stunned Days Later

There’s no better way to relax in the summertime than lounging by the pool, and it’s even better when it’s in your very own backyard!

14 Trippy Photos That Will Seriously Warp Anyone's Brain

Every time you take a picture, you’re hoping to capture a single moment in time. Happy memories like weddings and birthdays are great examples, as are other, more unpredictable events.

Woman Finds Strange Note On Her Windshield Only To Realize She's In Grave Danger

The world can be a scary place, and sometimes it’s easy to forget how vulnerable we truly are. We take our own safety and security for granted, but the reality is that there are predators lurking among us all the time.

Guy Lays A Bunch Of Old Windows Out On His Lawn Only To Blow Everyone Away A Few Days Later

Few things are as satisfying as making something with your own hands. When the project you’re tackling is where you live, that satisfaction can reach a whole new level.

Lucky People Who Kept Their Old Disney VHS Tapes Could Make A Fortune

A lot of professional collectors are on the lookout for items that are guaranteed to become more profitable over time, like coins, stamps, and baseball cards. But sometimes, the most valuable objects aren’t exactly what you’d expect.

Innocent-Looking Pile Of Rocks Is Actually Hiding A Terrifying Secret Right In Plain Sight

Art comes in many different forms. From sculptures to paintings and everything in between, the great masters share their creations in an almost infinite variety of mediums.

Man Drills A Hole In A Tire And Creates The Coolest Thing We've Seen In A Long Time

Your living room might already be set up the way you like it. You might own a cushy sofa or recliner, a big-screen TV, and a little robot that does the vacuuming. But could it get even better?

Turns Out All Blue-Eyed People Have A Very Weird Thing In Common That Few Realize

Though it seems obvious, your family tree doesn’t end at your great-grandparents, or even your great-great-great-great-grandparents. Everyone is the result of an unknowable number of couplings across millions of years, and trying to trace it all the way back is basically impossible.

Ship That Was Submerged Underwater For Years Has A Haunting Secret Hiding Inside

Sailing the high seas used to be the only way people could travel to far-off lands, but it was almost always a dangerous expedition. People took their lives into their own hands when they set off, and they simply had to pray for safe passage.

Massive Hole In The Rock Leads Farmer To A Discovery That Stuns The Entire World

We all have a list of places that we would like to visit in our lifetime. For many, this includes traveling to Egypt to visit the Great Pyramids or to China to see the Great Wall.

10 Subtle Warning Signs That Foods May Have Already Gone Bad

Let’s face it: even the best housekeeper has that one jar of frosting that’s been there for who knows how long. And who out there hasn’t accidentally swallowed a sip of milk that should have been thrown out the day before? It’s unpleasant, but it won’t kill you.

Couple Makes A Million-Dollar Discovery Right In Their Own Backyard

Every now and then you read a story about a lucky person who finds an item that makes them an instant millionaire. While it may seem like that’s a premise for a fairy tale, these things can—and do—happen in real life!