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Tumblr Thread: House Guest Discovers Secret Staircase

There's something undeniably scary about discovering a hidden passageway. Our imaginations can give way to entertaining all kinds of horrifying possibilites that could explain why someone would be compelled to hide that staircase from plain sight, or put a deadbolt on a door that goes to a spooky attic. In this case, it seems like someone was very likely just messing around, because of where the scratch marks were located. 

Quick Tumblr thread about a dude staying at friend's house and making scary discovery | stephrc79 So l'm staying at friend's house Boston And their guest room is door | There are STAIRS closet! Now where do those stairs go may ask?
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Hostile Architecture That Brought Discomfort Into The World

People have a knack for putting spikes on things that they don't want other people to sit on. Apparently that's the preferred course of action instead of going about having some calm and reasonable conflict resolution. In some cases, it looks like the spikes can't rival the stubborn resilience of homeless people that are just looking for a semi-covered place to crash and grab some sleep. 

Pieces of hostile architecture that are bringing high levels of discomfort into the world.
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Slightly Uncomfortable Pictures That Spit On Perfectionism (50 Images)

These very well may not bother you. You might look through these and say to yourself "This is just a bunch of pictures of random junk. I see nothing wrong here." But there is something just a little wrong with every one. Nothing big. Just mildly uncomfortable. And any perfectionist who decides to scroll down will be met with the skin-tingling nuisance of imperfection.

Mildly uncomfortable images of imperfect objects
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The History Of Notre Dame's Messy Renovations Past In 10 Tweets

Our hearts go out to those affected by the fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral. Yesterday our news feeds were a blur of updates regarding the deteriorating status of the Notre Dame Cathedral. Reports indicate that two policemen and one firefighter were injured. We wish them a speedy recovery! Meanwhile, somewhere, there's a potential contractor wondering what a new identity will cost them. 

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44 Slightly Uncomfortable Images for You to Neurotically Scowl Through

Buildings, pictures, fixtures and more things that are all just very slightly off. As much as you want to correct them, they will never change.

mildly Uncomfortable Images, ocd, floor tiles out of place, stove top
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UK Government Tweets Celebratory Photo of Wrong Bridge, and Twitter Is Having a Trolling Field Day

Queensferry Crossing in Scotland is set to open in 2017, and will be the world's longest three-tower cable-stayed bridge. Except that the bridge shared in photo by UK government is not Queensferry Crossing.

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