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Millennials and Midterms: Why America’s Youth Needs To Get Out And Vote (Video)

Millennials and Midterms: Why America’s Youth Needs To Get Out And Vote (Video)

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Disclaimer: Elite Daily is a non-partisan organization. We reached out to an equal number of politicians from both the Democratic and Republican parties for this video, the individuals featured are those who responded. Likewise, this video does not constitute an endorsement of the politicians featured.  Midterm elections are on November 4, 2014. There’s a lot […]

Blackmailers Threaten To Unleash Ebola If They Don’t Receive Ransom

Blackmailers Threaten To Unleash Ebola If They Don’t Receive Ransom

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The Czech government has received emails from people threatening to infect the public with Ebola unless a ransom of one million euros in Bitcoin is paid. The anonymous blackmailers claim to have obtained the virus from Liberia and warn that if their demands aren’t met, Ebola will be unleashed in Prague and then to the rest […]

Groom Left Bride In Tears After She Tests His Love With Old-Lady Makeup

Groom Left Bride In Tears After She Tests His Love With Old-Lady Makeup

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‘Til death do you part, or ’til fake age sets in. In an odd scene on the streets of Shenzhen, China, a bride-to-be showed up to her wedding photo shoot made up as a 70-year-old woman with gray hair. She reportedly wanted to see if her fiancé would love her when she ages, telling local press he […]

Heart-Shaped Cloud Floats Above Bride And Groom At The Altar (Photo)

Heart-Shaped Cloud Floats Above Bride And Groom At The Altar (Photo)

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Noticing a heart-shaped cloud floating above you and your significant other on your wedding day is probably a good sign for what’s to come in the years ahead. So congratulations are definitely in order for John and Jessica Hardesty because on their wedding day, that’s exactly what happened. The outdoor ceremony, held in Idaho, took […]

Twins Spend $20K On Plastic Surgery To Make Sure They Stay Identical

Twins Spend $20K On Plastic Surgery To Make Sure They Stay Identical

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Twin sisters Sara and Emma Koponen do everything together. They work out together. They eat together. They have even had identical plastic surgeries. The Swedish sisters are 25 years old and have spent over $20,000 on plastic surgery in order to change their bodies while looking exactly the same. They’ve had three boob jobs a […]

Blackmailers Threaten To Unleash Ebola If They Don’t Receive Ransom
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Blackmailers Threaten To Unleash Ebola If They Don’t Receive Ransom

The Czech government has received emails from people threatening to infect the public with Ebola unless a ransom of one million euros in Bitcoin is paid. The anonymous blackmailers claim to have obtained the virus from Liberia and warn that if their demands aren’t met, Ebola will be unleashed in Prague and then to the rest […]
Heart-Shaped Cloud Floats Above Bride And Groom At The Altar (Photo)
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Heart-Shaped Cloud Floats Above Bride And Groom At The Altar (Photo)

Noticing a heart-shaped cloud floating above you and your significant other on your wedding day is probably a good sign for what’s to come in the years ahead. So congratulations are definitely in order for John and Jessica Hardesty because on their wedding day, that’s exactly what happened. The outdoor ceremony, held in Idaho, took […]
Twins Spend $20K On Plastic Surgery To Make Sure They Stay Identical
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Twins Spend $20K On Plastic Surgery To Make Sure They Stay Identical

Twin sisters Sara and Emma Koponen do everything together. They work out together. They eat together. They have even had identical plastic surgeries. The Swedish sisters are 25 years old and have spent over $20,000 on plastic surgery in order to change their bodies while looking exactly the same. They’ve had three boob jobs a […]
People In Africa Are Being Urged To Use An Actual ‘Ebola Handshake’
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People In Africa Are Being Urged To Use An Actual ‘Ebola Handshake’

The United States Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, has revealed what is now known as the “Ebola handshake,” displaying how anyone in the countries most affected by the outbreak should greet each other. Among those she’s demonstrated the new greeting with, Power touched elbows with Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at a press conference on Tuesday. […]

Sisters Jump For Joy After Hearing Their Mom Is Pregnant Again (Video)
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Sisters Jump For Joy After Hearing Their Mom Is Pregnant Again (Video)

When two sisters find out they’re about to have a new sibling, their enthusiasm is infectious. The girls’ mother gives them cakes reading “Big Sister” and “Big Sister… again.” It takes a moment for the message to set in, but soon both girls understand their family’s getting a little bigger. They squeal with excitement, wanting […]

Chinese Men Dig Up Dead Women’s Bodies And Sell Them As ‘Wives’
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Chinese Men Dig Up Dead Women’s Bodies And Sell Them As ‘Wives’

Eleven people have been arrested in China for allegedly digging up female corpses and selling them for a centuries-old practice. The custom, which may have first surfaced in the 17th century, is called a “ghost marriage.” It involves burying a female corpse next to a recently-deceased, unmarried man so that he can have someone to spend the afterlife with. […]

Teacher Orders Terminally Ill Girl To Remove Bright Pink Wig (Photos)
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Teacher Orders Terminally Ill Girl To Remove Bright Pink Wig (Photos)

It’s only a magenta wig, but it means the world to Ashanti Elliott-Smith. The bald little girl with Hutchinson-Gilford progeria has been forbidden from wearing it to school. Due to her condition, the 11-year-old ages quicker than other children. While she’s still a child mentally, Ashanti has the physicality of an elderly woman and an expected lifespan of 15 […]

Strangers Attend Funeral For Vet Who Thought No One Would Show Up
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Strangers Attend Funeral For Vet Who Thought No One Would Show Up

As Roscoe Cassidy neared the end of his long life, he found himself worried about one thing: What if nobody showed up to his funeral? At 107 years old, the WWII vet had outlived most of his friends, and he confided in his family shortly before his passing that he was concerned there’d be nobody left […]

This Is Your Brain On Shrooms: How Magic Mushrooms Alter The Mind
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This Is Your Brain On Shrooms: How Magic Mushrooms Alter The Mind

Scientists have created a graphic that shows how differently the brain operates under the influence of magic mushrooms, a representation of the unnatural communication the drug induces. Fifteen volunteers had their brains scanned using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) after they had taken a placebo and again after taking psilocybin, the ingredient in mushrooms that […]