POSTS BYSTORIES BY MAGGIE WATSON

Man Whose Dogs Won't Stop Barking Freezes Upon Finally Looking Outside

Whether you live in a city or in the suburbs, it can be easy to forget that animals are almost always somewhere nearby. No matter what part of the world you live in, the critters native to that region have been there long before you—and it’s inevitable that you’ll run into them at some point.

Genius Dad Collects Broken And Unwanted Crayons For The Best Cause Ever

It’s safe to say that we’ve progressed significantly when it comes to caring for the world around us. (Remember when it seemed okay to toss trash out of the car window?) Nowadays, most of us want to do as much as we can to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Still, with only about 34 percent of the world’s waste being recycled, we’ve got a long way to go.

Waitress's Day Takes A Drastic Turn As Soon As 9 Police Officers Enter Her Restaurant

Police officers face countless emotional situations throughout their careers. From chasing down armed criminals to rescuing innocent people in dangerous situations, officers put their lives on the line regularly to keep communities safe. This makes the loss of a fellow officer that much more devastating—both to the force and the communities in which they serve.

Genius Trick Reveals That We've Been Eating Pineapples Wrong Our Entire Lives

When it comes to making a fruit salad, many people save the pineapple for the very end. It’s just so cumbersome to deal with, and with all of that prickly skin, there’s no other way to slice it: you’d have to be a wizard to cut a pineapple up properly and without any trouble.

Emotional 9/11 Commercial Was Only Allowed To Air Once For A Heartbreaking Reason

The Budweiser Clydesdale horses have been around since 1935, when Budweiser received them as a gift to celebrate the historic end of alcohol prohibition. Since then, they’ve been a part of every American family’s home thanks to their appearances in TV commercials, especially during the Super Bowl.

8 Genius Bathroom Cleaning Hacks Using Stuff We Already Have Around The House

Keeping a clean bathroom is an uphill battle for most people. From soap scum in the shower to the grime under the toilet seat, the entire room is filled with nooks and crannies just waiting to be filled with germs that seemingly never want to leave. Making matters worse, the cleaning products that are supposed to help you blast away bathroom bacteria have all sorts of potentially harmful stuff inside them, too!

Guy Digs A Huge Hole In His Back Yard And Ends Up Driving His Neighbors Wild With Jealousy

Do-it-yourself projects can be a rewarding way to spend your time, especially if you’re building something you’re passionate about. However, when one man started digging a giant hole in his back yard, his neighbors thought he’d lost his mind.

Drained Paris Canal Reveals A Startling Secret From Napoleon's Past

The Canal Saint-Martin in Paris is one of the city’s oldest and most beautiful waterways. Despite its storied history and undeniable beauty, the centuries-old, 4.5-kilometer canal is also one of the dirtiest, and it has to be periodically cleaned out.

Man Hunting A Tiger Stumbles Onto A Strange Cave With An Incredible Secret Inside

It may be an understatement, but people sure have accomplished some truly amazing things in the name of religion. The frescoes of the Sistine Chapel, for example, are some of the most spectacular pieces of not just religious art, but art in general.

People Are Forbidden From Setting Foot On This Island For A Very Disturbing Reason

Plenty of people dream about visiting a tropical island where they can unwind on the beach and let their worldly worries drift away—a place of beauty safe from the dangers of the world.

Everything Looks Normal In This Security Footage Until This Moves In From The Right

Plenty of people claim to have seen a ghost or two in their lifetimes, and some even allege that they have photos or video evidence of their supernatural encounters. However, whether you believe in ghosts or not, one thing is certain: their existence is extremely hard to prove.

Divers Think Everything Is Normal In The Water Until They Spot This Pile Of Nightmares

The ocean floor is a truly rich and fascinating place. It’s filled with exotic marine life and countless colorful formations of rock and coral.

Man Hears Noises In His Pool And Looks Outside To See A Horrifying Scene

In Tornado Alley, extreme weather conditions are pretty much the norm, and folks who live in places like Oklahoma or Texas are used to running for shelter at the first sign of stormy weather.

Anyone Who Sees One Of These On The Beach Should Keep Their Dog As Far Away As Possible

People come across all sorts of odd things on the beach. Unfortunately, some of these unusual findings are the products of pollution, and they can actually be hazardous to humans and animals who come into contact with them.

30 Photos That Show A Major Disaster Is Coming Our Way Like Nothing We've Never Seen

Global warming is a major problem that’s only getting worse. The industrialization of our society has been depleting the planet’s natural resources for over a century, causing increased pollution and rapidly changing weather patterns.