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Mets fan proves you should either hold your baby or catch a foul ball — not both

The GIF below, which rose to the front page of Reddit Friday afternoon, truly contains multitudes. It’s got apparent marital discord, rage-bait, an inarguably impressive but morally questionable feat, and so much more. Really, what more can you ask for from a single GIF?  Now behold this Mets fan risk a baby’s life to catch a foul ball.  Here’s a longer look now, via Keith Olbermann. Idiot Mets fan catches foul ball at Dodger Stadium, nearly drops baby, wife ready to kill him. Video from @SNYtv pic.twitter.com/zBh5Dki4yD — Keith Olbermann…

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Virgin Media thinks 800,000 users should change their router passwords

Virgin Media wants you to change your router password.  The company recently published guidance on how to do that for older router models after Which? magazine — a publication “known for testing household products” — found that Virgin Media routers weren’t so hard to hack.  SEE ALSO: Step inside the secretive class that turns people into hackers Which? found that Virgin Media’s Super Hub 2 “can be hacked in a matter of days” if users don’t change the default password the devices come with. Once someone hacks into a router,…

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Why Sean Spicer is actually a genius

When it comes to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, most people would not immediately label him as a “smart guy.” He has drawn criticism for making false and often controversial statements, and his general combativeness with the press. But he is human, is he not? Are you perfect? He deserves a champion. And that champion is me.  I’m going to outline exactly how Sean Spicer is actually a genius, and how everything he’s doing is actually going really well. 1. He handles the questions like a boss. Image: Getty…

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LaVar Ball is already making NBA life hard for Lonzo Ball

Former UCLA star Lonzo Ball was selected by his hometown Los Angeles Lakers with the second overall pick of Thursday’s NBA Draft. Lonzo’s father, LaVar Ball, has been a media figure of Trumpian omnipresence since he started making bombastic comments right around March Madness.  LaVar is ostensibly being such a blowhard to promote his family’s Big Baller Brand, hoping to facilitate sales of sneakers and apparel. But LaVar’s constant thirst for attention has made some wonder if it will make NBA life harder for Lonzo as he enters the world’s…

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There’s rosé deodorant now, because we’ve reached peak millennial

If you’ve ever wanted to get that “just drank too many glasses of rosé with my avocado toast at brunch” scent without spending all your money on overpriced booze, you’re in luck. SEE ALSO: 5 reasons we are way over rosé Native Cosmetics, an indie cosmetics brand that prides itself on being a “deodorant company that isn’t a chemistry experiment,” recently launched a limited-edition box set of three “brunch scented” deodorants, featuring sangria, mimosa, and, yes, rosé. The brunch box deodorant set Image: native cosmetics The best part? It’s alcohol-…

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Solange Knowles makes one of her youngest fan’s dreams come true

Tweet at a celebrity and you never know what the response response.  Photographer Shawn Theodore uploaded an adorable video to Twitter of his daughter pretending to FaceTime R&B singer Solange Knowles. The young fan thought she was talking to the real Solange, and so her father thought he would try to make that the case.  SEE ALSO: The wait is over to find out the sexes of Beyoncé’s twins lol my daughter is officially obsessed with @solangeknowles, she’s pretending to FaceTime her here 😂 #funnybaby pic.twitter.com/70yCHVwFRm — Shawn Theodore (@_xst)…

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Very normal cat video ends with an unexpected twist

Quality cat videos are essential to the stability of the internet. It’s hard to think what this place would be like without videos of weird felines constantly gracing our screens. But given the influx of cat videos out there, something good better happen to make it one of the greats. Twitter user sarahjorden_ was creating some fresh cat content of her kitties playing, when suddenly, one of her cats busted a move so good that she audibly gasped.  Please, watch this six-second clip in its entirety. SEE ALSO: Carry your…

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Say goodbye to finstas and hello to Instagram ‘favorites’

You may finally be able to ditch your Finstagram for  good. Instagram is testing out “favorites,” a whole new way of sharing photos with certain groups of people.  Basically, the feature allows users to have control over who sees specific posts, eradicating the need for the ever-popular finsta — secret Instagrams created mostly by teens for the purpose of sharing their real, unedited photos to a select few. SEE ALSO: From finstas to ‘ghost posts’: Teens clean up their online footprints for college admissions Problem is, when finstas become loaded…

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Rockstar’s cool with mods, just don’t mess with their online services

The developers behind Grand Theft Auto want the world to know that they’re perfectly fine with modders messing around with their games, they just want them to stick to single player while they’re doing it. SEE ALSO: Super-dark short film was shot entirely in ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ and is way too real Grand Theft Auto V publisher Take-Two Interactive sent a cease and desist letter to the creator of OpenIV, a prominent GTA modding tool popularly used in GTAV‘s single player. The game’s developer, Rockstar Games, just released a…

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