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Black Man Creates GoFundMe Campaign So Racist People Can Send Him ‘Back To Africa’

Larry Mitchell has had enough of people spouting the racist remark “Go back to Africa,” so he thought of a solution that can be a win for him and his vocal haters.

The African-American man from Indiana then decided to set-up a GoFundMe page to give racists the opportunity to really send him “back” to Africa. “You can help make your dream and mine come true,” said Mitchell on the page he created on Friday. “KKK, Skin Heads and anyone else with like mind thinking are welcome to donate… Thank you.. God bless you and America. #putyourmoneywhereyourhateis,” he said.

Japanese Fashion Startup for Women With Big Boobs Becomes a Crowdfunding Sensation

Women with large busts clearly have trouble finding clothes that fit them properly. A crowdfunded fashion brand called Heart Closet plans to create a line of clothing with women’s large breasts in mind, and their campaign has been a hit.

Since posting their startup idea on the Japanese crowdfunding site EnjiNE, Heart Closet has received positive responses from an overwhelming amount of supporters. Clearly, there is a need to be filled.

The Internet is Going Crazy Over This ‘Shock Clock’ That Will Zap You Awake On Time

A new startup is redesigning the alarm clock into a wearable device that literally shocks its wearers to wake them up.

The company behind the clock, Pavlok, guarantees its tested sensory input on its wearable devices can change a person’s behavior and lifestyle habits. The Shock Clock Wake Up Trainer is based on the idea of classical conditioning that Russian physiologist Ivan Pavlov used on dogs to train them to reflexively respond to a stimulus.

Elite Private School Kids Raise Over $180,000 for Beloved Retiring Security Guard

Rich kids, known for flaunting their wealth on social media, have done something nice for a change.

The students at an elite all-girls private school in Texas collectively raised over $180,000 on GoFundMe as a retirement gift for their beloved security guard, Kifleab Tekle. The Hockaday School, which charges an estimated $24,040 for elementary and $53,285 for high school boarding tuition, boasts wealthy and notable alumni that includes former President George W. Bush’s daughters, Barbara and Jenna.

Lazy College Student Starts GoFundMe to Pay Her Parking Ticket, Gets Destroyed by the Internet

Having to pay off parking tickets can be a pain and that’s why one North Carolina woman is hoping others will do it for her on her GoFundMe page.

Unfortunately, this is no April Fool’s joke. The woman, who is identified as Bethy from Raleigh, is getting backlash for her $30 parking ticket GoFundMe page. Bethy wrote on her crowdfunding campaign page:

Tila Tequila Starts GoFundMe Page For New Home, Gets Criticized By Struggling Parents

Fading adult modelling star and Nazi sympathizer Tila Tequila has created a GoFundMe page to raise money from her fans for a new home and furniture.

Tequila, who still works in modeling/acting, created the page for extra funds after deciding to leave her current home due to rising rent, though the single mother also claims the crowdfunding campaign is for her daughter:

Revolutionary Alarm Clock Has The Best Way to Get You Out of Bed in the Morning

Know someone who is guilty of hitting the snooze button every morning when they should be getting on with their life? Well here is the perfect gift that will help anyone get out of bed and start their day off right.

Ruggie is a memory foam-padded rug and alarm clock that requires its owner to physically get out of bed to turn it off. Developed by a team of entrepreneurs based in Vancouver and Hong Kong, Ruggie helps people get out of bed so that they can be more productive and motivated to seize the day.