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These Unbelievably Elaborate 'Hobo Nickels' Carved From Coins Are Dope AF

You may have never heard of these coins that are actually deeply engraved into American culture, but the new designs will wow you.

The Biggest Pieces Of Crap That Actually Sold For A Lot Of Money

Two of them are quite literally made of crap.

Why Does This Spanish Town Spend a Day Pelting Someone With Turnips Every Year?

The Jarramplas Festival is unlike anything you've ever seen.

Watch This Crazy Intense HAKA Dance at a Wedding Reception

Forbidden Behaviors That Used to Be Shockingly Common

The good ol' days were actually pretty psychotic when you think about these once-common trends.

Vegetables of the Old World You Should Be Eating Today

Yellow corn, get outta here!

Exploring Japan's Suicide Forest

Today, Japan boasts one of the highest suicide rates in the developed world.

Strange, Fun and Little-Known Facts About Mexican Food

Mexican food is awesome, and you know you love it. How knowledgeable are you about the cuisine?

Little-Known Facts About the Raunchy and Rowdy Romans

These are just some of the scandalous things that the Romans did during their 500-year empire.

Better Than English: Untranslatable Words Across the Globe

The English language is not always sufficient. There are awesome words across the globe that, unfortunately, have no English equivalent.

Cuddle Cafes Are Becoming Popular in Japan

Japan's cuddle café, advertised as a "co-sleeping specialty shop," allows customers to sleep with, and only to sleep with, beautiful women.

When Buddhism Is Used as a State Tool

True appreciation of the world's great traditions can only come about when we remember how similar they all are, for better and for worse.

Are Thailand's Full Moon Parties Ruining the Country?

The island's limited resources are strained beyond sustainability with the influx of tens of thousands of tourists for each party.

Are These Strangest Feasts in Culinary History?

This isn't your typical Thanksgiving dinner!

The Rise and Fall of Dubstep

Britney Spears was making dubstep, and the genre appeared in everything from movies to Super Bowl advertisements.