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10 Odd Status Symbols Throughout Time

Tamila McDonald  |

During Victorian times, sugar led to another status symbol: blackened teeth. Rotting teeth were considered a sign that you could afford sugar, so people would color their teeth to mimic the look of decay.

5 Mind-Blowing Secrets About Costco

Vicky Monroe  |

Costco’s price tags have lots of hidden messages you should pay attention to if you want to score great deals. Items ending in .99 are regular price, but ones ending in .97 are marked down.