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Pod of killer whales chases power boat at insane speed

Pod of killer whales chases power boat at insane speed

EVER SINCE WATCHING Free Willy as a kid, I’ve advocated against holding animals, especially large sea mammals, in captivity. Orcas, dolphins, and other creatures should not be used to “entertain” humans; this video is incredible proof of the natural space orcas require to be happy. I’m pretty sure that no one would miss SeaWorld if it was immediately shut down, and hopefully documentary films like Black Fish will discourage people from visiting them.

How to: Be a writer in one fantastically simple step

How to: Be a writer in one fantastically simple step

Join a growing community of thousands of travel journalists and develop your skills in travel writing, photography, and film with a course at MatadorU.The only thing that separates a real writer from a non-writer is writing. Do you put pen to paper, use a typewriter, on a computer? Then you’re a writer.

7 capital sins and their 7 capital cities in Brazil

7 capital sins and their 7 capital cities in Brazil

It’s commonly said, in this country, that God is Brazilian. We recognize the beauties of our land, the energy of our people, and the magnificence of our culture. On the other hand, we love to complain about the disdainful way our forests are treated, the mischievous ways in which Brazilians sometimes behave, and the carelessness shown towards our cultural manifestations.

There is nothing to search for because nothing is missing

There is nothing to search for because nothing is missing

Catherine Ingram, wearing a brown jersey and a red watch, ended her opening meditation with a soft, deep, deluxe smile that in a way seemed wasted on her few students in their hard-backed chairs. It was the kind of smile I used to go to India in search of. Not something you expect to find in an upper room between Penn Station and the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

You’ll never stare at a woman’s ass the same way again [vid]

You’ll never stare at a woman’s ass the same way again [vid]

NOT ONLY IS this prank beyond hilarious, but it is totally a social commentary call-out on the objectification of the body. It made me think about how I react when I see a bodacious booty on the street — and honestly, I’m no better than some of the people in this video.The reactions of the passerbys, when confronted by the prankster, were the most surprising part of this video for me.

17 signs you were born and raised in Kentucky

17 signs you were born and raised in Kentucky

I’VE LIVED ALL OVER the country, but I was born and raised in Kentucky. I’ve been to every part of it and, while there’s definitely some variety among the different regions, for the most part it’s full of kind and caring people who work hard and appreciate quality time with family and friends.Here are 17 signs you were born and raised in the Bluegrass State.