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  • A London web developer has created a calculator which tells you how much toilet roll you actually need, so you can stop panic-buying.
  • Dave Stewart wanted to provide people with a bit of humor during the coronavirus pandemic while also attempting to solve a human problem.
  • Free online and mobile app Got Paper? asks a number of simple questions – such as "poops per day" or "pees per day" – in order to deliver a number of required rolls for each person.
  • It will be translated into several more languages, including Italian and Chinese, within the coming days.

If you’re one of the many people around the world who have panic-bought toilet paper over the past few weeks, it may be time to stop – or share some with your neighbors.

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palm_of_handM for "mysterious"? M is for "magnificent"? The presence of this letter in the palm of your hand is very important. According to palmistry, the art of reading palms, people with an M are more intuitive than most people. You are also said to be endowed with a determined character and easily attract success. According to palmistry, the lines of our hands can both tell us a lot about our personalities and reveal our futures. Start observing your palm lines for a clearer vision of yourself.


virus_maskHere are questions we need to ask ourselves, who is cooking the food? is all cooking utensils sanitized? has the cook and staff been tested and cleared for the corvid 19? is all the staff at the restaurant dressed in protective gear to help prevent the spread of any possible virus and bacteria?  If your a person who does drive through or home delivery can you really trust that it’s safe? for that matter is any package you get from US mail, UPS or FedEx free of the virus. This corvid 19 started with travelers who returned home or kept traveling to even more countries or cruise ships that land in various countries for a brief time so passengers can browse and shop, but now those people have exposed others.

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products_1There are plenty of things inside our houses right now that we may take for granted, from Tide laundry detergent to Drano and Advil. Some of these iconic brands have gone through big design changes throughout their histories. Listerine used to be an antiseptic for surgery, not mouthwash. The average American home has changed in innumerable ways over the last century, from the kitchen to the living room. Our favorite household products have changed along with them. Tide and Drano used to come in powder or crystal form, Listerine came corked in a glass bottle, and Windex was sold in an aerosol can.

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happy_marriageWhen you and your spouse started dating, their insights were sheer brilliance, their laugh made you melt, heck, even their blink seemed revolutionary. Fast forward a couple (dozen) years, and you hardly notice their new haircut and can fill in the blanks about their day without even asking. The longer you’ve been married (or in a committed relationship), the easier it can be to take each other for granted but you already know that. Do you know how to stop that ish ASAP to avoid real trouble down the road, though?

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The power motives and narcissism behind the truly arrogant people in your life.

two-arrogantArrogance is a trait that society often values and rewards, particularly in arenas such as politics and business. We often think of successful people as those who are able to push themselves out in front of others to win any competition. Whether it’s getting more votes, more customers, or more points on the basketball court, the arrogant show little care or concern for whom they leave behind in the dust. If you’ve got an arrogant coworker, you know how frustrating it can be to be constantly outshined when the boss comes around with bonus checks. If you happen to be in a romantic relationship with an arrogant partner, you can feel similarly frustrated with all the pushiness and need for domination.

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It’s fair to assume that everyone has salt in their kitchen. As a staple spice, salt can be used to season nearly any food. But this popular spice has several other uses that most people don’t know about. For instance, have you ever thought of using salt to clean your coffee maker? According to Food Microbiology, salt is a powerful antibacterial and antiseptic. You can use regular table salt to clean many of your belongings and even to help out your hair. Read on for some amazing and incredible ways you can use salt.

Scrub Away Pan Grease

salt_usesSalt is both a scouring agent and a catalyst for other ingredients. By tossing it into cleaning recipes, salt boosts the deodorizing action of dishwasher soaps. Sprinkle some onto your grease-coated pan and scrub. The thicker the salt, the better it’ll clean. If you have an old cast iron skillet, try this trick without the soap. Coat the skillet with salt and leave it for about ten minutes. Then, grab a damp towel, sponge, or other cleaning tool and have at it. The salt should scrub away the grime.

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