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Funny WiFi Names

Let's face it, there are plenty of unsecured Wi-Fi networks out there, and while some may be safe to use, there are others that purely exist to troll potential leechers. For example, this person decided to set their network name to "Tell My WiFi LoveHer" as a joke to whomever may be scanning the airwaves for open networks. Continue reading to see more funny network names - some language may not be safe for work.

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Secrets Behind Instagram

Photo credit: Chompoo Baritone via PetaPixel

Chompoo Baritone, a photographer from Bangkok, Thailand, unveiled his latest photo series showing how Instagram users often meticulously frame certain scenes to make their lives seem more exciting than reality. For example, maintaining a sirasana headstand pose isn't the easiest of yoga positions, especially when trying to make any sudden movements, so having a friend around to hold your legs is definitely a good thing, as long as the camera doesn't see. Continue reading for more.

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Funny Translation Fail

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When it comes to translation services, there are plenty of options, especially with freelancing sites offering gigs at $5 or lower, but one thing you should never do is choose a free online translation service. For example, this restaurant somehow ended up with two Wikipedia dishes, one with a side of pimientos. Now unless this entree comes with a free Wikipedia t-shirt, it's probably in no way related to the Internet encyclopedia. Continue reading for more bizarre translation gone wrong examples.

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Comedian Scammer Email

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Comedian James Veitch from London made replying to spam emails one of his hobbies for the past 2-years, and he's managed to compile some of his best work into a book titled "Dot Con". Veitch said: "I set up multiple pseudonymous email accounts and began replying to spam. This must have put me on some sort of list because the spam came in a torrent and I replied to as much as I could." One memory conversation between James, John Kelley, and Libberty Law, was recently published online, and it's something you definitely don't want to miss. Let's just say that things really got detailed by the end, right down to "FULL NAMES", "OCCUPATION", and more. Continue reading to see what exactly went down.

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Teens Make Fun of Home

Railroad track inspector Josh Cyganik of Union Pacific was at work one day, when he heard a few local teens making rude remarks about 75-year-old Leonard Bullock's home. So, he decided to use the power of social media to spread the word, and the rest is history. "I stopped counting at 95 volunteers, but everyone showed up excited and willing to help. People came from as far as Texas, Washington, and California to help out. According to the media, I'm a hero. I'm not a hero, I just heard something that bothered me," said Cyganik. Continue reading to see the before and after pictures.

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Funny Retail Workers

Let's face it, working retail normally doesn't require a college degree, but even so, there are some instances that defy all logic. For example, having a customer tell you that their iPod had a virus, only to discover that said virus is actually the "Do Not Disconnect" symbol when connecting to a computer. Or, a having someone complain because a Wii accessory isn't compatible with the PlayStation 3. Click here to view the first image in this week's WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a fisherman who hooked himself a drone.

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Funny Random OCD

While most wouldn't think too much about going over the $39.99 amount at a gas pump, there are a few who would have dilemma on their hands if the gallons pumped was also a perfect 10-gallons. Or, slicing a pre-cut pie in a different direction is nothing out of the ordinary, but it's just annoying enough to catch the attention of perfectionists. Last, but not least, city workers who didn't line up the lines when replacing the manhole cover just seems out of place. Continue reading for more funny examples.

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Google Tips Tricks Set Timer

Need an alarm, but only have your laptop around? Simply head on over to Google, type in set timer for however long you desire, and once the countdown reaches zero, you'll hear an alarm (optional). That is just one of the many things you can do when Google is the only website not blocked by your work / school firewall. Others include: calculating tips, filtering Gmail spam with a simple trick, browsing downloadable fonts and lots more. Continue reading to see them all.

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Sauron Fire Pit

This awesome Lord of the Rings-inspired Sauron creation is the one grill to rule them all, and it's functional to boot. For those who don't follow the LOTR-series, Sauron is basically the Necromancer mentioned in Tolkien's earlier novel The Hobbit. In Tolkien's The Silmarillion, he is also described as the chief lieutenant of the first Dark Lord, Morgoth. Throughout the story, "the Eye" is the image most often associated with Sauron. Sauron's Orcs bore the symbol of the Eye on their helmets and shields, and referred to him as the "Eye" because he did not allow his name to be written or spoken, according to Aragorn. Continue reading for more.

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Overpriced HDMI Cables

Similar to audio equipment, buying a $100 HDMI cable doesn't necessarily mean you're getting a better product, compared to the $5 version. One expert states: "HDMI is a digital signal, so if it works, that is the best you will get, if it does not then take the cable back and get it replaced. Basically, don't spend much on one unless you want a pretty one that will be seen." Continue reading for more - any that you can't read, just open the image in a new window to view full resolution.

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