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All The Settings On Your Washing Machine, Finally Explained

PureWow | Posted 10.12.2015 | HuffPost Home

When it comes to your washer's settings, you remain a teeny-tiny bit confused.

12 Best Gadgets From IFA 2015

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 09.15.2015 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

IFA, Europe's version of the Consumer Electronics Show, ended its annual Berlin run last week. Like CES, IFA serves as the launching pad for thousan...

The Appliance Whisperer

Jerry Zezima | Posted 09.02.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Inanimate objects are out to get me. I can deal with human beings, either by ignoring them or by telling them such dumb jokes that they ignore me. But machines have me baffled.

New Bike Washing Machine Lets You Work Out While You Wash

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.27.2015 | HuffPost Home

Students at the Dalian Nationalities University in China have designed a bike washing machine that will wash your clothes while you pedal. The inventi...

This Is The Most Adorable (And Green) Washing Machine You'll Ever See

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.22.2015 | HuffPost Home

Are you ready to "put your foot down?"

These Tried And Tested Appliances Will Add Two Hours To Your Day

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 01.12.2015 | HuffPost Home

God bless the good folks at Consumer Reports. They found a few hours to test out a slew of new appliances that they say could save you more than 2 hou...

'Dumb, Dumber and Dumbest Stories of 2014'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 03.09.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

These are not goofy little news items dealing with such inconsequential matters as health care, the midterm elections and various conflicts around the world. Rather, they are the kind of important, socially significant and absolutely true stories that are the lifeblood of this column.

Girl, 5, Gets Trapped In Running Washing Machine

AP | Posted 09.03.2014 | Crime

PASADENA, Texas (AP) -- Police say a 5-year-old Texas girl has been hospitalized after she was trapped inside a running washing machine. Pasadena p...

"Laundry Basket Case"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.03.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Life is a vicious cycle because there is always a laundry list of things to do. This is especially true if you have to do the laundry...

Man Plays Hide-And-Seek, Gets Stuck In Washing Machine

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

It happened again. For the second time in less than a week, someone has gotten stuck in a washing machine playing a game of hide-and-seek. A 20...

Patriotic Washing Machine Is No Laughing Matter

Posted 06.21.2013 | Comedy

YouTube user Tim Rutledge is much like any other hardware consumer, except in that he probably actually read the manual for his washing machine. Turns...

My Washing Machine Is All Washed Up

Helene Cohen Bludman | Posted 08.12.2013 | Fifty
Helene Cohen Bludman

At 28 years old, she was certainly a senior citizen in a world of planned obsolescence, but I guess I had taken her for granted. And now that she's gone, I am left high and dry with a pile of dirty clothes.

Lotteries Winners Splurge On... This?

Posted 03.20.2012 | Money

We all fantasize about what it would be like to win the lottery. We see ourselves driving fancy sports cars and living in a swanky penthouse. We would...

Toddler Murdered In Washing Machine

Posted 11.28.2011 | World

A man in France has been charged with murdering his son by shoving him in a washing machine and turning it on, AFP reports. According to the Daily ...

How to Avoid 5 Costly Home Appliance Mistakes

Mark C. Miller | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Mark C. Miller

Surprises can be fun, but not when they involve breakdowns, costly repairs, and big bills from plumbers or electricians. Here are some simple ways to avoid making costly mistakes with your appliances

WATCH: Washing Machine Fakes Orgasm

Posted 12.17.2011 | Comedy

Sometimes, when you are a washing machine, you get tired of whirling the same old jeans and towels around in your spin cycle all day long. Hour after ...

WATCH: Toddler Trapped In Washing Machine

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A three-year-old Chinese girl put her family and a crew of firefighters on spin cycle Friday when she became trapped inside the washing machine during...

Washing Machine Uses Plastic Instead Of Water

Earth 911 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Xeros is working on a new breed of washing machines that will use only a cup of water per load, relying on reusable nylon beads to trap dirt and stain...

Vatican: Washing Machine More Liberating Than The Pill

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As International Women's Day is celebrated, the Vatican had a novel message for the women of the world: give thanks for the washing machine. This humb...