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10 Women Who Kept Shaving Despite Impending Doom

Did Mary Ann and Ginger make razors from coconuts?

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When Tom Hanks was rescued from a deserted Island in Cast Away, he had long, matted hair and was as manscaped as a junkyard dog. But what if the film starred a woman? Could you imagine Jennifer Lawrence with hairy armpits and stubbly legs walking on a deserted island screaming at a volleyball? It would never happen. Women on TV and in films always manage to find a way to shave their armpits and legs, even in the most desperate situations.


The following video by BuzzFeed points out the hilariously unrealistic standards of beauty that female characters must adhere to, even at the expense of the film’s realism or believability.

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President Trump's appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland was a mixed bag.

The theme of the event was climate change, but Trump chose to use his 30 minutes of speaking time to brag about the "spectacular" U.S. economy and encouraged world leaders to invest in America.

He didn't mention climate change once.

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Last Friday, GOOD reported on an infuriating incident that went down at a Massachusetts Target.

A Target manager who's come to be known as "Target Tori," was harassed by Twitter troll David Leavitt for not selling him an $89 Oral-B Pro 5000 toothbrush for a penny.

He describes himself as a "multimedia journalist who has worked for CBS, AXS, Yahoo, and others."

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The Australian bushfires have claimed 27 human lives, an estimated 1 billion animals are feared dead, and thousands of properties have been completely decimated.

The fires were caused by extreme heat and dryness, the result of 2019 being the country's hottest year on record, with average temperatures 1.52C above the 1961-1990 average.

The area hit hardest by the fires, New South Wales, also had its hottest year on record, with temperatures rising 1.95C above average.

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