Walmart Tests iPhone App to Speed Up Checkout Process
Walmart, the world’s largest retail chain, is currently testing a “scan and go” iPhone application that would allow customers to scan items as they shop and pay more quickly and conveniently at a self-checkout counter.
World’s Oldest Person, Besse Cooper, Turns 116 Years Young
Some might find the 116th birthday marker to be a little daunting. However, if you are healthy and lucky enough to be one of only eight people to celebrate it, we are positive the ride has been one for the books.
New Research Claims Exercise May Help You Stop Smoking
Smokers who have tried to quit in the past using patches, gum, voodoo witchdoctor magic and other addiction propaganda may just want to step outside for a run the next time they feel the need to smoke,.
New Research Reveals Egg Yolk Is As Unhealthy as Cigarettes
Just short of playing Russian roulette at the breakfast table, the consensus seems to be that we are all doomed without a doubt, as the latest chapter of the great American death machine has just revealed that eating egg yolk may be just as bad as smoking cigarettes. So what in the name of Joe Camel is going on here?
Mother and Son Accused of Stealing $2 Million of Merchandise from Toys R’ Us
It is always nice to see a mother and her son spending some quality time together. That is unless they are stealing millions of dollars of toys.
New Study Reveals Spanking Kids in Public Is Common [POLL]
You might think in today’s world of soft disciplinary parenting most moms and dads aren’t beating their little diaper terrorists as a means of making them obey, but a new study finds that they actually are — just not when they think someone “important” is looking.
New Survey Reveals Parents Are Not Teaching Kids How to Manage Money — Dollars and Sense
This might not come as any surprise to a lot of you, but most teenagers do not have any idea what they are doing when it comes to the world of finances.
School Courts Controversy After It Tells Bullied Gay Student to ‘Tone It Down’
A school in southern Sweden is under fire after telling a female student to “tone down” her homosexuality after she complained she was being bullied for her sexual orientation.
Adult Children Living at Home Are Really Stressing Out Their Parents
In today’s world of the super-expensive everything, more kids are making the decision to stay at home with their parents well into adulthood rather than get out on their own.
Survey Reveals More Teenagers Try Drugs and Alcohol During the Summer
While the summer months are supposed to fun and a much needed break from the previous school year, a new survey finds that many teens are using their summer vacation to try drugs and alcohol.
Wanna Taste a Beer Made With Real Gold? Well, You Can’t
If you’re some ruler of a random nation that nobody can pronounce correctly, you’re probably looking for some high-end alcoholic beverage that’s a little bit more classy than a bottle of Pinot Grigio you picked up from the deli down the street. Well, it turns out that this drink you’re picturing in your head is actually made in the Czech Republic… and it’s got real gold chunks in it.
Is There a Correlation to Believing in Hell and High Crime Rates?
It is a common belief that those who are religious live seemingly pure lives full of joyous content. However, a new study suggests that it may actually be a belief in hell and supernatural punishment that motivates people to do good rather than faith in forgiveness and happily heaven after.