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Someone wanted a Mariah Carey birthday cake. They got Marie Curie instead.

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Mariah Carey or Marie Curie? A not-so-common mix-up, but one that saw quite the birthday blunder.

In a tweet, author Harriet Alida Lye explained that her cousin, Siobhan, told her colleagues in England she wanted a cake with singer Mariah Carey’s face on it — a perfectly reasonable request for one’s birthday. 

You’d think one of the world’s most recognisable pop stars would be a piece of, uh, cake for most people to organise, but in this case, Lye’s cousin received a cake featuring Noble…

Someone wanted a Mariah Carey birthday cake. They got Marie Curie instead.

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Mariah Carey or Marie Curie? A not-so-common mix-up, but one that saw quite the birthday blunder.

In a tweet, author Harriet Alida Lye explained that her cousin, Siobhan, told her colleagues in England she wanted a cake with singer Mariah Carey’s face on it — a perfectly reasonable request for one’s birthday. 

You’d think one of the world’s most recognisable pop stars would be a piece of, uh, cake for most people to organise, but in this case, Lye’s cousin received a cake featuring Noble…

Someone wanted a Mariah Carey birthday cake. They got Marie Curie instead.

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Mariah Carey or Marie Curie? A not-so-common mix-up, but one that saw quite the birthday blunder.

In a tweet, author Harriet Alida Lye explained that her cousin, Siobhan, told her colleagues in England she wanted a cake with singer Mariah Carey’s face on it — a perfectly reasonable request for one’s birthday. 

You’d think one of the world’s most recognisable pop stars would be a piece of, uh, cake for most people to organise, but in this case, Lye’s cousin received a cake featuring Noble…

Someone wanted a Mariah Carey birthday cake. They got Marie Curie instead.

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Mariah Carey or Marie Curie? A not-so-common mix-up, but one that saw quite the birthday blunder.

In a tweet, author Harriet Alida Lye explained that her cousin, Siobhan, told her colleagues in England she wanted a cake with singer Mariah Carey’s face on it — a perfectly reasonable request for one’s birthday. 

You’d think one of the world’s most recognisable pop stars would be a piece of, uh, cake for most people to organise, but in this case, Lye’s cousin received a cake featuring Noble…

Billy Porter at the Met Gala is the self-care meme you need

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We all aspire to be as self-indulgent as Billy Porter at the Met Gala. 

Obviously, everyone wants to make an entrance at the Met Gala pink carpet. If anything, the carpet walk is a performance in itself — from Lady Gaga stripping through four different looks in the span of 15 minutes to Zendaya lighting up the carpet (literally, her dress had built in lights) as Cinderella. But nobody on Monday night nailed down the entrance quite like Tony-Award-winning actor Billy Porter, who showed up…

Billy Porter at the Met Gala is the self-care meme you need

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We all aspire to be as self-indulgent as Billy Porter at the Met Gala. 

Obviously, everyone wants to make an entrance at the Met Gala pink carpet. If anything, the carpet walk is a performance in itself — from Lady Gaga stripping through four different looks in the span of 15 minutes to Zendaya lighting up the carpet (literally, her dress had built in lights) as Cinderella. But nobody on Monday night nailed down the entrance quite like Tony-Award-winning actor Billy Porter, who showed up…

Brie Larson wanted to be a director after being in ’13 Going on 30′

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Larson played one of the “Six Chicks” in the 2004 romantic comedy alongside lead star Jennifer Garner. The Oscar-winning actress remembers vividly how fascinated she became by the filmmaking process because of her stint on set. Read more…

More about Mashable Video, Marvel, Brie Larson, Captain Marvel, and 13 Going 30

Raptors head coach becomes next best NBA meme with a priceless reaction shot

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We are in NBA playoff season folks, and that means new memes… cue Nick Nurse cracking his knuckles and getting ready to wow us.

Nurse is the head coach of the Toronto Raptors, and a veteran in the “priceless facial reactions” department. His latest reaction came when a three-second violation was called against Raptors player Fred VanVleet.

The Raptors were never in any real danger of losing. They ended up winning the game 107-85, putting the Raptors at a 3-1 lead against the Orlando Magic…

Take a class with an award-winning MBA professor for just $10

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The life of an entrepreneur can be tough – starting a business is no small task, and gaining the knowledge to do so can be very expensive. Perseverance and drive are definitely part of the required repertoire for making your startup successful, but without at least *some* sort of business education, you’d be at a disadvantage. Luckily, inexpensive options for learning the ins and outs of the business world do exist.

Take a class with an award-winning MBA professor for just $10

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The life of an entrepreneur can be tough – starting a business is no small task, and gaining the knowledge to do so can be very expensive. Perseverance and drive are definitely part of the required repertoire for making your startup successful, but without at least *some* sort of business education, you’d be at a disadvantage. Luckily, inexpensive options for learning the ins and outs of the business world do exist.