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Ring in the Year of the Dog

TX. Chinese New Year

You may have heard of the Chinese zodiac from the little place mats at your favorite Chinese restaurant or from a quiz out there on the internet, but besides just seeing what funny animal year you were born, there is so much more to the Chinese zodiac. Chinese New Year is right around the corner...


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Why would anyone eat a Tide Pod?

TX. Tide Pods

Believe it or not, January 2018 wasn’t the first time eating Tide Pods  came to light. In 2015, The Onion published an article about a child who wanted to eat a Tide Pod. In 2017, College Humor posted a video of a man eating a bowl of Tide Pods and being carted off in an...


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'Romeo and Juliet': 421 years of lasting love

Juliet & Romeo - Renaissance 16th century

“Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny, where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life ...” The poetry that is the...


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Bottom Line trivia

TX. Heart

Talk about recycling: Your heart pumps the blood through your body around 1,000 times each day — or once every 1 1/2 minutes.  


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The TX. 10: Best Valentine's Day gifts

TX. Valentines' Day

1. A classic bouquet of flowers for anyone and everyone. 2. A simple yet classy dinner for someone you love. 3. Cutely wrapped sweets for any friend or special someone. 4. Handmade notes or cards for those you love. 5. A framed picture of a memory with a loved one. 6. Customized jewelry for your...


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Which social media option is best for you?

TX. Social Media

These days, there are enough different social media options that choosing between them has become much more difficult than it needs to be. As similar to each other as they may seem, however, there are differences between platforms that can either make or break your social media experience. Whether...


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Book lovers, unite — on Bookstagram

TX. Bookstagram

You’ve heard of Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram, but have you heard of Bookstagram? It’s not a new social media platform — rather, it’s a group of people within the already existing Instagram app. If you love books, reading, writing or even journaling, then...


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The TX. 10: Epic words that mean almost the same thing

TX. Obstinate

1. Recalcitrant 2. Contumacious 3. Seditious 4. Dissentious 5. Fractious 6. Refractory 7. Obstinate 8. Indomitable 9. Insubordinate 10. Radical — Sierra Clark, Venture High


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Bottom Line trivia

TX. Whiskers

The whiskers above a dog’s eyes are called supraorbital whiskers; they are like extensions of the eyelashes that help keep objects from poking or injuring the eyes.

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