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RedRobin

🦚🦚🦚 7 Facts About Peacocks 🦚🦚🦚

1. A collective term for these birds is “peafowl.” The males are “peacocks” and the females are “peahens.” The babies are called “peachicks.” 2. The male peachicks don’t start growing their showy trains until about age...

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RedRobin

10 Facts About Robins

1. Juvenile robins have a brown rather than red breast; they grow the red feathers after the first time they moult. 2. The first British postmen wore red coats, and gained the nickname of robin or redbreast. 3. Most pairs...

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Anonymous

8 Struggles With Being A Short Person

I'm 5'2 so I'm pretty short and these are the stuff that isn't the best with being short lol. 1. Bend over when you talk to us 2. Laugh or call us cute/adorable when we get mad 3. Crazy life in a crowd lol 4. People...

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RedRobin

🌒🌓🌔 6 Facts About Mars 🌖🌗🌘

Shout out to @CuriousMufuxka because I haven't written a take like this in a while :) Mars was once believed to be home to intelligent life: This came from the discovery of lines or grooves in the surface called canali...

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loveisbeautiful

The Things I'll Never Be

This is a poem I wrote a couple weeks ago and after much consideration, I decided to share it on here. This is a poem about all the things I know I'm not and will never be. I'll never be the gorgeous girl who's desired...

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RedRobin

11 Animals Native To New Zealand

Kiwi The kiwi is the nation’s sweetheart. However, you won’t just find them wandering the streets and stealing your fries. These elusive nocturnal birds mostly live in forested areas and on some of the less populated,...

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legalboxers

Happy 42nd Birthday to me

So I turn 42 today. And with the most things in life I haven't accomplished. So I need to do things I didn't do. I know my goals are law school, and hopefully get married. But as I look at it, a birthday is a new chapter...

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DeeDeeDeVour

Native Philippine Animals

Inspired by @RedRobin's myTake (5 Animals Native to Asia), I'd like to introduce 5 animals native to the Philippines. Great Philippine Eagle (aka Monkey-Eating Eagle) The Philippine Eagle, also known as the Monkey-Eating...

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RedRobin

5 Animals Native To Asia

Malayan Tapir The Malayan Tapir is an endangered mammal in the tapir family, native to southern Thailand, southern Myanmar, Malayan Peninsula, and the southern and central parts of Sumatra in Indonesia. At 1.8m (5.9ft)...

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bloodmountain1990

Being a Lyft/Uber Driver Isn't Worth It

Last month, I made a myTake about the Pros and Cons of Lyft driving, but after I got into an accident, not during a Lyft ride but afterwards, on top of some more analyzing and research, I look back and decided driving for...

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Anonymous

Why Teens Act The Way They Do (Written by a Teen Herself)

https://www.youtube.com/embed/faG5mmkDbyc 1. Risk Taking All teenagers take stupid risks that they one day look back on and wonder what the heck they were thinking. But studies have found it is not because teens aren’t...

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RedRobin

5 Of The World's Coolest Things

Some of the other takes I've written in this series were on the world's smallest, world's biggest, world's strangest, and world's most expensive things... #WorldSeries #WorldsCoolest The World's Coolest Animal: Marine...

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Jjpayne

A Bedtime Story for GaG

Inspired by @StingRayxoxo and other GaGgers who can't get a good nights sleep Have you ever had trouble falling asleep Tossing and turning with no use! Well GaGgers look no further and worry no more have I got the...

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RedRobin

🕊️🦅🦆7 Birds Native to North America🦆🦅🕊️

Scarlet Tanagers Scarlet Tanagers are fairly common in oak forests in summer, but they often remain out of sight as they forage in the leafy upper branches. Sometimes in spring, when the Scarlet Tanagers have just...

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Dragonlover600

There is Hope for Those Who Want to Leave This World

I just want to take a moment and say to everyone who thinks they are better than me and treat me like dirt "because you can". I don't think you understand how what you say effects others. You have no right to do this, you...

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RedRobin

8 Fascinating Animals That Are Now Extinct

#FascinatingAnimals #ExtinctAnimals Steller’s sea cow The largest mammals, other than whales, to have existed in the holocene epoch, the Steller’s sea cow reached up to nine metres in length but was hunted to extinction...

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ADFSDF1996

Why the axis powers lost WWII, plus facts and hypothetical scenarios

Out of all the wars in history, WWII is the one war that gets discussed in a opinionated matter. Many of the so called “facts” stated are often times based on biases and on wishful thinking. Many WWII movies and video...

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Desconhecida

How I Faced Death Finding A Purpose In Life

I have decided to write on this subject after learning its importance in a moment of pain. Sometimes it takes us to lose the certainty of life to find a reason to live. I hope these words could touch at least one person...

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smokahontas

Top Ten Songs About Never Giving Up on Your Love For Someone

You know those songs that you can relate to about a never-ending or unconditional love you have for someone? Well here are some! My genre doesn't get any more specific than this. Enjoy. Tell me which one is your favorite....

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RedRobin

How Do You Know Your Dog Loves You?

They readily make eye contact Eye contact is often the first things learned in basic obedience classes because it helps dogs focus. In the world at large, eye contact can be seen as a challenge, but in loving...

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Anonymous

5 Reasons Why You Should Stop Caring About What Others Think

Here are some of many reasons to stop caring about what others think. Be careful however: the goal here is to minimize the impact of others' opinion on you, to allow you to express yourself with less anxiety. It is not a...

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MarilynMansonsSlvt

My 10 Un-Goth Confessions

Requested by @PossiblyInsane (I think it was you XD, sorry if it wasn't. my mind's a trainwreck) 1. I like David Bowie Yes, David Bowie is my guilty pleasure. He's kinda hot, and his whole Ziggy Stardust persona reminds...

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Dchrls78104

Ways to Preserve Your Privacy

Everyone needs some alone time and personal space in this hectic world today. Kids need it. Adults need it. Even celebrities and porn stars need it. In this increasingly technological age, however, true privacy is hard to...

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turbosandheels

Understanding Love and Loss of a Pet

Love in its purist and most beautiful form is the connection between two souls. We love without condition or cause, just by simply knowing that whatever souls are made from yours and theirs are the same. Its the deep...

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psychoticallyawkward

The Cost of Convenience: An Opinion Editorial About Single Use Plastic

Hello fellow G@ggers! I wrote this paper for my social policy class and wanted to share it. The Cost of Convenience Plastic is detrimental to our entire ecosystem. Plastic pollutes the ocean, negatively affects marine...

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EnglishArtsteacher

22 Things I'm Thankful For

Since today is Thanksgiving, and it's the 22nd day of November, here are 22 things I'm thankful for in my life. 1. My Family I have an extremely close family. My family is probably closer than any other family I've came...

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SpiderManFan2002

Things I've Learnt In 16 Years Of Life...

Hello! I recently turned 16 this week and I'm writing a MyTake inspired by @Clo917 :) After reading her MyTake: Life Lessons I've Learned in 16 Years I thought that I'd like to do one too because it looked fun! ^_^ I...

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riverplate7

How I Stopped Hating My Name

Although my name is easy to spell and pronounce, I never liked it because it is so common among millennial females that I have always felt like an unoriginal clone. In almost all my classes growing up I was never the only...

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riverplate7

I Love Myself Without Permission

When I look in the mirror, what do I really see? Do I dare tell the truth or am I just supposed to say what everyone secretly wants to hear: “I don’t feel pretty”. I believe that self-love has become such a social taboo,...

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Anonymous

The Struggles Of Having High Standards

First off this isn't about dating . This is about having high standards in life. Obviously it isn't all bad , it means I only accept the best and give my all and be the best I can which most of the time pays off. But some...

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Jjpayne

A Special on Christmas TV and Christmas Specials

Let's see how far I can get and what I can dig up :) https://www.youtube.com/embed/MeaOTS5ELw8 https://www.youtube.com/embed/dm-JmM32cFs https://www.youtube.com/embed/YdshYzebT90...

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legalboxers

Present v. Past. You can not question statute.

https://www.law.com/nationallawjournal/2018/11/08/quotable-matt-whitaker-nothing-sticks-to-trump-even-being-a-misogynist/?slreturn=20181018193536 Quotable Matt Whitaker: Nothing Sticks to Trump, 'Even Being a Misogynist'...

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dragonfruitA

A Guide For Confidence

1. You have to truly want it. I've come across many people who complain about how their low self-esteem is blocking them from achieving what they want, yet when others try to help them they don't open up. Well, you can't...

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Aguysopinion4799

Why We Can't Live Without Generosity and Greed

Generosity, to give Greed, to take "If there was only a world of generous people they would never accept something from the other as they are also being generous" "If we were in a world of just greed, no-one would offer...

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Anonymous

What is England Really Like? Part II

May be typed errors or spelling mistakes. 1. Too many immigrants! In my area where I live right now, it's peaceful with a few Indians in sight... (I don't mind those who contribute to the trade like Doctors, lawyers etc)...

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SketchForger

My personality described with an animal.

So before you leave, I'd just like to say this might be a nice trend to hop on if I start nominating people. I'm just going to justify why my personality is the closest to a Galapagos tortoise....

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whyisitso

Overthinking Kills Your Happiness

This Take is going to be about thinking - overthinking. Why do we do it? How does it affect us? Do we need to avoid it? Overthinking is surely sometimes painful, so better quit doing it....

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Anonymous

5 Reasons Why I Love Dogs

I was very offended and it made me cry a little when that bozo made a take on why he hated dogs. So I am going to counter that one with 5 reasons why I love dogs. Dogs are the best pets to have. This is his post. What a...

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Jjpayne

A girl on the bus

I was talking with a girl on the bus. I was saying all of my woes of manhood. She tried to tell me and encourage me of all the things that men had and were capable of. But I kept on going, “it’s easier for a girl to get a...

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Jjpayne

A different perspective: Part 2

"KEEP GOING I WANT TO KNOW WHAT HAPPENS NEXT" Ok, I will. I woke up the next day, in blissful memory of talking with the boy I met downstairs and realized that I had to get ready for work. I grabbed myself a purple skirt...

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