• History of April Fools Day

The Unknown History of April Fools’ Day: Origins & Traditions

By |2020-06-01T22:45:09+03:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: History & Archaeology|Tags: , , |

Tricking people has become a normal pastime on the first of April. However, the history of April Fools’ Day is more interesting than that. For as long as I can remember, my friends and family have been playing tricks and lying to me on the first of April. Some of these tricks have been pretty shocking [...]

  • Why Do We Laugh

Why Do We Laugh and Find Some Things Funny, According to Science?

By |2020-06-02T00:54:55+03:00November 25th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Laughter is the best medicine, they say. Endless studies have shown that laughing is good for our health, but why do we do it? Why do we laugh at all? There are several scientific theories which try to explain why we laugh, and why we find some things so funny. It seems that there is [...]

  • philosophy jokes

8 Philosophy Jokes That Hide Profound Life Lessons in Them

By |2020-06-09T20:17:10+03:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

Philosophy can often be wordy, complicated and difficult to engage with, but philosophical jokes can provide an alternative to this. Adding humour to this philosophy through jokes may make engaging with it more fun. Moreover, it helps build an understanding of interesting and profound philosophical ideas. This article will take a look at some clever [...]

  • funny comebacks personal questions

21 Funny Comebacks to Use When Asked Awkward Personal Questions

By |2019-04-22T20:38:22+03:00April 21st, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever been asked an awkward personal question and wished you’d had a choice of funny comebacks ready to use? Then let me help you! We get asked personal stuff all the time. It’s when it makes us feel uncomfortable and on the spot that it would be really nice to have a witty [...]

  • Shakespearean Insults

10 Shakespearean Insults to Use Instead of Modern Swear Words

By |2019-10-14T14:23:05+03:00June 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , |

You may think that reading Shakespeare is high brow, but these Shakespearean insults will change your mind. Turns out Shakespeare was pretty badass. We have a huge amount to thank Shakespeare for; his beautiful poetic lines, his tragic masterpieces, the words and phrases we use every day. But you might not know that we owe [...]

  • good comebacks introvert

Good Comebacks to Use When Asked Stupid Questions as an Introvert

By |2018-09-06T00:03:36+03:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , |

When you are an introvert, you can often find yourself being asked some pretty stupid questions. The problem is that when you’re on the spot, it can be hard to think of good comebacks. Before we talk about good comebacks, let's list some of these stupid questions: ‘Don’t you like having fun?’ ‘Wouldn’t you prefer to [...]

  • soft skills

5 Underestimated Soft Skills You Should Master to Succeed in Life

By |2019-07-21T12:36:07+03:00May 30th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

There are some soft skills that most people do not realize are important. Yet, they can be crucial for achieving success in life. Each of us has unique traits and abilities which in many ways determine our whole life. Certain qualities of a person sometimes become decisive when it comes to a new position or [...]

  • personal skills

10 Underestimated Personal Skills You Should Master to Reach Your Dreams

By |2020-03-21T14:12:56+03:00May 6th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

There are some personal skills that most people don’t realize are crucial for success. Moreover, you can and should master them if you want to make your dreams a reality. “I wish I was special.” That verse from Radiohead’s Creep contains the essence of people’s existence, don’t you think? Ever since childhood, we dreamed of [...]