Category Archives: The Googles

These are the most embarrassing things Mainers search for on the Internet, site says

Flickr photo by Alexander Parker (Creative Commons - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ )

The real estate blog Estately sorted through 11 years of Google search data to determine, as The Daily Dot reported, “which terms users in each state Googled more than any other.” Then, breaking from its track record of applying some kind of mathematical analysis of those terms, Estately researchers picked out what they felt were the most […]

Portland probably is not the most unfaithful city. But researchers have tried to figure out what makes someone cheat

Here's a screenshot of the CBS ranking.

Are people fascinated by finding out whether others are cheating because so many of them are already infidelitous? Hackers this week presumably upended the lives of millions of potential adulterers who logged in to Ashley Madison, a dating site catering to cheating spouses. They appeared to release 9.7 gigabytes of account and credit card information […]

You can vote for Miss Maine so she makes it to the Miss America Pageant semi-finals

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From today on, you can vote for the contestant who should win the “America’s Choice” award and get a place in the semi-finals at the 2016 Miss America Pageant this fall. Maine’s contender, Kelsey Earley of Lebanon in York County, is running on a platform of “Be a Superhero.” As part of the project, Earley sews superhero capes […]

If you went to the Redneck Blank, you might like these 5 items on Etsy

For those who are looking to procure — and distribute — one-of-a-kind items, Etsy’s surely a website to go to. With great power, however, comes … well, you know. As this compilation of items published by BuzzFeed painfully and hilariously illustrates, you can find just about anything you could ever want — or really, really don’t […]

An annual cat grooming conference is coming up. Here’s the video from last year in Portland

(The Cat Symposium | YouTube)

Your cats probably spend lots of time grooming themselves, but sometimes they need a little extra help. That’s where cat groomers come in. They are trained to wash, brush and care for Fluffy regardless of her temperament. If you’re interested in learning more about being a holistic cat groomer, or want to meet people in your field, […]