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8 Fabulous Examples of Click Bait
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Here's just ONE DAY's WORTH of what's called "click bait" on the news blogs.

The Urban Dictionary defines click bait as: An eyecatching link on a website that encourages people to read on. It is often paid for by the advertiser ("Paid" click bait) or generates income based on the number of clicks.

Creative bankruptcy is evident with their obsession with numbers.

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10 unforgettable graphic novels from 2013
Life, death, sex, time travel and real estate are just some of the themes in these standouts of the past year

6 signs our culture is sick with greed
More than ever, we seem infatuated with the fruits of unproductive avarice

10 worst right-wing statements of the week — Marxist pope edition
Pope Francis came down on the dangers of trickle-down economics -- and conservatives promptly lost their mind

10 Things You Never Noticed About The Wizard of Oz
Since Oz is about to celebrate its 75th anniversary next year, here's a fun peek at a few details that may have escaped the attention of even the most ardent Ozophiles.

12 Unhealthy Fish You Should Avoid
Our oceans have become so depleted of wild fish stocks, and so polluted with industrial contaminants, that trying to figure out the fish that are both safe and sustainable can make your head spin.

15 Dos and Don'ts for Helping a Friend With a Sick Child in the Hospital
People often forget to check in on the parents. They are struggling with exhaustion, confusion and fear. Be there for them by being present to their struggle. Just listen -- they know you cannot fix things. They just need love.

10 Cabins to Inspire You to Escape From the World
Sometimes, we all just want to escape; to leave the phone and inbox at home and sail off to one of those irresistibly remote corners of the world where the slow life reigns supreme and reading and relaxing become full-day activities.

26 Slogans That Frankly Make More Sense Than the Real Ones, Pt. 2
As a follow-up to my previous post, here are 26 more honest slogans that reveal what people really think of popular brands. Enjoy!

The top 10 oral sex scenes
The MPAA has again cracked down on cunnilingus. Time to honor the Hollywood movies that have dared to go there





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