Woman Insulted by Iowans After Insulting Their State on Twitter

Lauren Mayer had tweeted: Stop complaining about your life, there are people who literally live in Iowa” without provocation.

She elicited many responses from Iowans criticizing her. Some pointed out that she lives in Nebraska, which apparently wasn’t much better.

Iowa, home to the country’s kindest Midwesterners, didn’t hold back in defending their state. These Iowans wasted no time putting this salty Nebraskan in her place. Here are the best clap backs Iowa Twitter had to offer in response to this irrelevant attempt to shame our great state. Take that L, Nebraska.

Read more about it at The Tab.

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Man Jailed for Dangling Baby on 15th Floor to Get Facebook Likes

A man was sentenced to two years’ jail by an Algerian court on Monday (June 19) for dangling a child from the 15th floor to get Facebook ‘likes’.

The unnamed man posted a photo of himself holding the child out of a window from a high-rise building with the caption: “1,000 likes or I drop him”, BBC reported.

He was arrested on Sunday and charged with endangering the baby’s safety, police said.

Read more about it at the Straits Times.

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Sports Brand Criticized for Instagram Post Featuring Models Wading in Lake

Liquido Active posted a photo that showed a photographer wading in Hanging Lake in Colorado and models sitting on a log in the lake. Both activities are prohibited and clearly signed around the lake.

Within an hour, the company’s post had more than 150 comments on Facebook of people noting that the trail and lake is lined with signs making clear restrictions for the preservation of the lake.

Read more about it at the Denver Post.

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