Forest background with three woman doing hobby horsing over it

The majestic sport of hobby horsing is very much a real thing—here’s what it is and why it’s gone viral again

Hobby horse enthusiasts might just be horsin’ around, but they’re completely serious about their craft.

On Jun 12, 2024 by Stacey Nguyen

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Cats are having eerie reactions to the sounds of Ancient Egypt on TikTok

The felines of TikTok long for their glory days.

On Jun 5, 2024 by Mike Hadge

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‘Doodles are coming for us’: TikTok’s latest obsession is videos of Goldendoodles doing human things

The adorable dog breed has some dark secrets and humanity is finally catching on.

On Jun 4, 2024 by Mike Hadge

Expert says Chewy is using this trick to steal your information

‘They have literally lied to our customers’: Expert says Chewy is using this trick to steal your information

‘It just doesn’t sit right with me.’

On May 23, 2024 by Rachel Kiley

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‘Bingi’: The internet celebrates the birth of viral internet cat Bingus’s cute new baby

Everyone’s favorite hairless sphynx has seemingly added to his crew.

On May 7, 2024 by Mike Hadge

Emotional Support Alligator Wally

‘Bring my baby back’: Wally, TikTok’s favorite emotional support alligator, has gone missing

Joie Henney’s beloved pet has been missing for over a week.

On May 2, 2024 by Mike Hadge

Kristi Noem defends killing her dog amid sweeping backlash

‘You can’t shoot your dog and then be VP’: GOP Gov. Kristi Noem admits killing her puppy, prompting bipartisan backlash

‘I hated that dog.’

On Apr 29, 2024 by Katherine Huggins

SXSW panel(l), Hand petting raccoon(c), Cartoon of raccoon(r)

‘Just take a step back’: Experts warn that the next animal content you post to social media could cause the next COVID

‘Think about the unintended consequences.’

On Mar 14, 2024 by Nina Hernandez

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‘The Academy hates fun’: How Messi, the dog from ‘Anatomy of a Fall,’ made it to the 2024 Oscars—but not without controversy

‘Justice for Messi!’

On Mar 10, 2024 by Allie Hayes

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‘This is me if you even care’: The ‘Sad Hamster Meme’ is TikTok’s adorable new way of expressing their inner feelings

Pulled over by the police? Not getting called on in class? Unable to stop for a sweet treat? All are perfect situations for the sad hamster meme.

On Feb 28, 2024 by Allie Hayes

Viewers think a pregnant stingray may birth the next coming of Jesus

‘I’m so invested’: Viewers think a pregnant stingray may birth the next coming of Jesus. Here’s why

‘Can we get a live feed like we did with the damn giraffe?!’

On Feb 16, 2024 by Natasha Dubash

Chicago rat hole now being analyzed in religious studies course

‘Hallowed ground’: The Chicago rat hole leaves quite the impression on TikTok

Local residents are not happy.

On Jan 25, 2024 by Audra Schroeder

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Meme History: The story of Harambe the Gorilla, 2016’s most important meme

This story begins on a somber note, but eventually led to a significant moment of internet unity over the love for a primate.

On Jan 21, 2024 by Kyle Calise

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A history of Hamster memes: Is there anything more adorable?

Hamster memes have been around for 25 years, becoming what the CBC called ‘one more ingredient in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch that is online culture.’

On Dec 30, 2023 by Phil West

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‘I don’t understand how this thing is in my house’: Woman finds opossum in her Christmas tree

“On the first day of Christmas, a possum came to me.”

On Dec 5, 2023 by Jackie Ibarra

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