We all do what we can to stay cool and comfortable in the summer, and it’s no different for our four legged friends. They have it worse than we do with their constant fur coat, so kind owners will often give them a refreshing trim.
And unkind owners will use it as an opportunity to give their doggies the worst ‘do of their lives. You can’t help but feel kind of bad for these pups… After you’ve stopped laughing, that is.
Tinder is a dating app for you phone… but it’s not very complicated. Anyone who has ever been on Tinder knows that the most important part of the profile is the picture. If you like what you see, you basically cast a “YES!” vote. And if you don’t? You move on. Because of the importance of using an attractive photo, a lot of people unfortunately miss the mark and end up with an extremely odd profile picture.
An Australian gentleman by the name of Jarrod Allen decided to recreate some of the most ridiculous or self-absorbed Tinder photos he found… and the results are EPIC.
Sometimes the simplest idea can make life a little better. One day, you’ll realize there is an easy way to do everything. Until then, just follow these life hacks. You’ll reheat leftovers, save chips, save money and drink colder beer like a champ. These life hacks might not fix life or death issues, but they WILL make most of your days better. Check them out and see if at a minimum, you couldn’t use one idea to make life a little better.
1.) Prevent people from stealing your pens.
2.) How to make a simple coffee timer with 2 cups.
3.) Save your toothpaste by using a bobby pin.
4.) Putting text on images doesn’t have to be hard.
5.) An easy way to tell if your eggs are too old.
6.) Love swearing? Use this trick to stop your phone from correcting you.
7.) Sign up for free trials using a gift card
8.) Learn how to properly space sandwich meat
9.) Clear fingernail polish can prevent buttons from falling off
10.) Post-It Notes can clean out junk from a keyboard
11.) If your kitchen is small, a cutting board on top of a drawer can create more surface area
12.) A pen spring can help save your charger from wear and tear.
13.) Putting a little bit of water in a plastic water bottle and laying it on its side in the freezer gives you a way to make ice water quickly.
14.) Can openers can easily cut through tough plastic containers or envelopes
15.) If your butter is too hard to spread, use a grater
16.) Vodka can be smuggled onto cruise ships and into other areas by using a Listerine bottle and some food coloring
17.) Wrapping a warm beer in a wet towel and putting it in the freezer can cool it down in 2 minutes
18.) If your flip flop thong breaks through the bottom, a bread clip can be used for a quick fix
19.) Empty out a lotion bottle and store your important items in it for beach trips
20.) An empty chapstick case can be used to hide money or other important items
21.) A stapler remover can be a big help when taking keys off of key chains
22.) Dryer sheets can remove static electricity from clothes and also deodorant marks
23.) Learn how to tie a tie with this chart; it’s easy
24.) When you’ve almost finished your Nutella, add ice cream for an awesome treat
25.) Hide beer cans at the beach inside of pop cans.
26.) Making bacon pancakes is insanely easy… and a great idea
27.) There is an art to heating up leftovers
28.) Use a fork with your Oreos; no more messy dunking
29.) Most plugs can be used as a flathead screwdriver
30.) A glass of water can help make your pizza taste great from the microwave
31.) Cheap close hangers from the store can be made into chip clips
32.) Pringles cans are great for storing pasta
33.) Dryer sheets on an air or heat unit can make a room smell much better
34.) There is a right way to make a BLT
35.) Baking soda can help make peeling eggs easier
Beer plays a big part in many Americans life. It is used to relax with your goods friends or to go out at night and enjoy your free time. In other words beer is the greatest thing in the world, and can make a lot of situations a lot better. So due to the fact that beer is amazing here are the Top 10 Most Consumed Beers in America.
Dollar sales: $995,750,100
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +8.81%
Case sales: 33,653,220
Avg. price per case: $29.59Corona has been Mexico’s best-selling beer since 1935. It was not until 1979 that the beer was imported to the U.S. Corona sells for a higher average price per case than many domestic beers, at $29.59, yet it is still very popular among American consumers. In the 52 weeks ended April 15, 2012, Corona Extra was among the best-selling beers by quantity, and it ranked even higher for dollar sales. According to Grupo Modelo, Corona is “undoubtedly” the best-selling Mexican beer in the world.
Dollar sales: $592,768,800
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +4.86%
Case sales: 19,681,860
Avg. price per case: $30.12
Heineken has been brewed in Amsterdam since 1873. It was introduced in the United States in 1933, after Prohibition was lifted. Today, the beer is one of the country’s most popular, and its brand is one of the strongest. Heineken is one of the more expensive brands in the U.S., selling for an average of more than $30 per case. This price has helped the company make almost $600 million in the 52 weeks ending April 15.
Dollar sales: $73,672,420
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +2.67%
Case sales: 2,656,154
Avg. price per case: $27.74
Beck’s sales are significantly lower than fellow European brew Heineken’s. Beck’s dollar sales were about one-eighth that of Heineken in the 52 weeks ending April 15. Its case sales were slightly more than one-eighth the number of cases Heineken sold over that same period. Despite these relatively low sales, the Beck’s brand is stronger than Heineken’s in the eyes of Americans.
Dollar sales: $355,914,800
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +22.63%
Case sales: 13,948,820
Avg. price per case: $25.52
Modelo Especial was not available in the U.S. until 1990, more than 20 years after the introduction of fellow Mexican beer Corona. No doubt, Corona Extra’s sales of $1 billion in the 52 weeks ending April 15 are much higher than Modelo Especial’s $356 million, but Modelo is quickly growing in popularity. Already it has a stronger brand, and compared to one year ago, sales have increased more than 22% — among the largest increases for any brand.
Dollar sales: $240,251,900
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +6.02%
Case sales: 7,710,278
Avg. price per case: $31.16
Boston Beer Company, the maker of Samuel Adams, is tied with Yuengling as the largest American-owned brewer, ranked by barrels shipped in 2011. The company is considered an American craft brewer — defined as relatively small, independent and traditional — by the Brewers Association. Samuel Adams Lager is fairly expensive, with an average price tag of more than $31 per case. Compared to other popular beers, Samuel Adams ranks significantly higher in dollar sales compared to case sales.
Dollar sales: $93,183,030
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +16.46%
Case sales: 2,617,600
Avg. price per case: $35.60
Guinness, which started in 1759 in Dublin, is the oldest brewer on this list. Yet it is still gaining popularity in the U.S. Over the past year, the beer’s maker, Diageo (NYSE:DEO), sold 2.6 million cases of Guinness Stout in the country, an increase of more than 16% from the year prior. The beer is also the most expensive among popular brands, costing an average $35.60 per case.
Dollar sales: $84,891,020
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +6.48%
Case sales: 2,673,008
Avg. price per case: $31.76
Newcastle Brown Ale, which is brewed by Heineken, has rather low sales in the U.S. compared to other popular brands. Yet, it is experiencing significant growth. Newcastle sold 2.67 million cases in the U.S. in the 52 weeks ended April 15, an increase of approximately 7% from the year before. Newcastle is also one of the most expensive popular beer brands, costing an average of $31.76 per case.
Dollar sales: $146,656,300
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +15.71%
Case sales: 4,513,378
Avg. price per case: $32.36
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., based in California, has only been around since 1979. The company’s most popular beer — Sierra Nevada Pale Ale — already has among the strongest brands in the U.S. Dollar sales for the beer increased nearly 16% in the 52 weeks ended April 15, compared to the year before. Sierra Nevada Pale Ale is also the second-most expensive brew among popular brands, costing $32.36 per case.
Dollar sales: $225,747,800
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +26.46%
Case sales: 7,370,705
Avg. price per case: $30.63
Launched in 1995, Blue Moon is the youngest brand on this list. Dollar sales of the beer, which is produced by MillerCoors, had the second-largest increase in the 52 weeks ended April 15, compared to the prior year, increasing by approximately 26.5%. Blue Moon is also one of the more expensive popular beers, with each case costing an average of $30.63.
Dollar sales: $206,266,200
Change in dollar sales from a year ago: +36.55%
Case sales: 9,465,673
Avg. price per case: $21.79
Yuengling is America’s oldest brewing company in the U.S., having been founded in 1829. It also has the strongest brand. This brand’s strength appears to be helping sales immensely. Yuengling is tied with the Boston Beer Company for being the largest American-owned brewer by measure of barrels shipped in 2011. On top of this, the company is becoming even more popular still. For the 52 weeks that ended April 15, 2012, Yuengling had the largest increase in dollar sales in the U.S. from the year before, growing by more than 36%. Yuengling, however, is significantly less expensive than the other brands on this list.