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Coke Zero will be no longer, and people aren’t so down with the news

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Goodbye, Coke Zero. Image: George Frey/Getty Images Coke Zero's days are numbered. The soda will be soon replaced by Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, another diet iteration the Coca-Cola Company hope will stop consumers turning away from sugary drinks. SEE ALSO: Artificial sweeteners don't help with weight loss after all, sweeping study shows "Weve made the great taste of Coke Zero even better by optimizing the unique blend of flavors that gave Coke Zero its real Coca-Cola taste," the company announced in a statement. "Coca-Cola Zero Sugar is our best-tasting zero-sugar Coca-Cola yet, and it will be available across America in August." [...]

Jimmy Kimmel tweets a sweet update on 3-month-old son

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Image: YOUTUBE/JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Months after revealing his newborn son's diagnosis with a serious heart condition, Jimmy Kimmel says that little Billy is "doing great." The Jimmy Kimmel Live host shared an extremely cute photo (that smile!) of the 3-month-old baby on Friday. He also encouraged fans to call their representatives and senators a particularly urgent request as Republicans continue to blather on about repealing the Affordable Care Act. SEE ALSO: Jimmy Kimmel had a serious chat with some kids about the GOP health care bill "Thx for the love & support," Kimmel tweeted. "Please remind your Congresspeople that every [...]

Business witches of Instagram take sorcery to a new level

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Image: ambar del moral/mashable Katie Karpetz is a business witch. No, really. Karpetz, a Canadian who identifies as a bog witch because of her unruly hair, is literally in the business of selling products marketed specifically for other witches. SEE ALSO: Instagram shares magical 'Harry Potter' illustration to mark 20-year anniversary She sells everything from vintage amethyst tower wands designed to soothe insomnia, to custom-made "witch bottles" whose recipes are top secret. For the uninitiated, a witch bottle acts as a "recharging" agent for different parts of the psyche. Her preferred medium for displaying and advertising her inventory? Her Instagram [...]

Stay cool this summer by looking extremely corny

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Image: Shutterstock/Dmitry Morgan The dog days of summer are officially upon us, and with them a specific, heat-induced desperation. Scenario: a few days ago, I decided it would be fun to walk to the park. I wore a nice floral sundress festooned with flowers lovely, right? Wrong. The dress was lined, and as the temperature crept above 90, those sticky sleeves and two (two!) layers of skirt fabric slowly adhered to my extremely sweaty flesh. And I was filled to the brim with hot, unmistakable regret. Why didn't I wear shorts and a tank? I thought. Why didn't I wear [...]

Woman invents ‘fidgetiddies,’ which are fidget spinners for your nipples

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Fidget spinners have been keeping fingers and thumbs very busy lately. But, now it seems another part of one's anatomy can be used for fidget spinning: Your nipples. The creative individual behind this stroke of genius has dubbed her invention "Fidgetiddies," which are fidget spinner nipple covers, a.k.a. pasties. SEE ALSO: Someone made a fidget spinner for adults "Hi everyone I have been working on something that absolutely no one asked for," wrote Fidgetiddies inventor, @caritadepincel, who posted a video of her fabulous creation in action. HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN FIDGETIDDIES pic.twitter.com/78ONTwzq30 manu (@caritadepincel) July 6, 2017 You'll need [...]