This Man Holds A World Record For Something Insanely Freaky

Holding world records is cool. Holding world records for things like this? Not so much. When we think of world record holders, we usually picture star athletes pulling off epic feats of physical fitness or people doing death-defying stunts in the name of Guinness. What we don’t usually envision is some dude popping his eyes out and keeping them like that for way, way too long. But alas, here we are. Yeah, I don’t think I can live the same life after seeing that. I think I’ll stick to working on the world’s largest stamp collection. Read more:

46 Years Ago, The National Guard Shot And Killed 4 Kent State Students

On May 4, 1970, the realities of the Vietnam War reached Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. Students were protesting the war as a result of President Nixon’s declaration of the United States’ intention to attack Viet Cong. More than 1,000 protestors and demonstrators were at the university campus. According to Kent State, the protests started peacefully. However, once the young protestors clashed with the police, violence ensued. Getty Images / Universal History Archive / Contributor The National Guard was called in on May 2. Although the university attempted to ban it, a large rally was held on May 4 at noon. Approximately 3,000 people attended the demonstration and filled the commons area. The National Guard dispatched about 100 armed guardsmen. When the demonstrators were ordered to disperse, they began throwing rocks at the National Guard. The protestors moved toward Blanket Hill. As things escalated, 28 guardsmen fired into the […]

Most People Don’t Know, But The Love Parade Disaster Was The Worst Thing Ever

For many music fans, summer is festival season. There’s nothing quite like gathering with thousands of strangers in beautiful weather to take in some top-shelf tunes. However, those circumstances are also ripe breeding grounds for tragedy, especially when enclosed spaces are involved. We need only look at what happened during the 2010 Love Parade in Germany for proof of that… Since 1989, The Love Parade had taken place in Berlin. In 2010, the organizers attempted to hold the festival in a new city in the west, Duisburg. It was also the first time that the festival was held in an enclosed area. Wikipedia The capacity of the venue was limited to 250,000 people, but officials estimated anywhere between 200,000 and 1.4 million people were expected to attend. Wikipedia Entrance to the festival, which was held in a former freight station, was supposed to begin at 11 a.m. but ended up […]

This Great-Grandmother Makes The Meals Her Family Survived On During The Depression

One of my biggest regrets is not taking advantage of the stories my 90-year-old grandmother could have shared with me while she was alive. Like Clara Cannucciari, who has also now passed on, my grandmother lived through the Great Depression and likely could have shared similar recipes with me if I’d given her the chance. Thankfully, Clara’s family had the good sense to capture her warmth, stories, and recipes before it was too late. Each of the delightful videos showcases a meal Clara and her family survived on during one of the bleakest eras in U.S. history. Even while pushing a century on this planet, Clara’s sweet personality shines through the camera while she peels potatoes, sautés onions, and serves up the dishes they were able to piece together on their meager funds. Watching as she blends together the ingredients and listening to her memories of the time will fill […]

Backyard Security Camera Catches A Bear Beating The Heat With A Swim

When you live close to a forest or in a wooded area, you’re bound to encounter some wildlife around your home. Most of the time, though, the animals are only there in search of some food, not a relaxing dip in your backyard pool! One man decided to check his security camera after he came home and found that his backyard fence was broken. What he saw was a black bear that had decided to beat the heat with a quick swim. This bear’s got it all figured out…all he needs now is a poolside mojito. Read more:

If Your Spouse Never Orders Fries And Then Eats Yours, You’ll Understand This Dog

Most of us are probably a lot more protective of our food than we’d like to admit. Whenever I bring a tasty treat home and my loved ones try to steal more than a bite, I get pretty testy and make it obvious that I’m less than pleased with their attempt at poaching my meal. That’s why I completely understand this dog’s beef with her owner. When he took his pup’s bone out of her mouth and playfully pretended to eat it, she wasn’t having it at all — so she hilariously fought back. “Give it back now or I’ll release the rage of all my furry ancestors.” Read More: 15 Animals That Don’t Give A Damn About Our Stupid Human Laws If there’s one thing to be learned here, it’s to never underestimate the bond between a dog and her treats. Share if your pooch would never willingly part […]

People Thought There Was A Ghost In This Video, But Here’s What’s Really Going On

It seems like every day there’s a new paranormal video waiting to go viral. Whether it’s an old, abandoned hospital, or a suburban family’s house, the spirits just seem to be out in full force. And since it’s Halloween, it’s important to know that everything you see isn’t always what it seems. And while most haunted clips are less fact than fiction, a secondary school in Cork, Ireland, claimed that their latest closed-circuit television footage was in fact the real deal. The Deerpark Christian Brothers School uploadedsecurity camera footage from their school that have many believing the school grounds are haunted. In the video, a “ghost” appears to be opening and closing doors. The now-viral video has been picked up by a variety of news outlets and has been viewed more than 12 million times in just a few weeks. Speaking to the authenticity of the video clip, Aaron Wolfe, […]

This Soccer Star Tattooed 50 Names On His Body For An Amazing Reason

Zlatan Ibrahimović is one of the most famous soccer players in the world. A fan favorite, he’s instantly recognizable, and people chant his name everywhere he goes. But for him, this is a problem. Not because he’s shy or unappreciative of his fans — but because there are over 800 million people around the world whose names should be chanted instead. Before the February 14, 2015 match between Paris Saint-German and Caen at Parc des Princes, he put the finishing touches on 50 names that are symbolic of a global crisis. During the game, he removed his jersey and brought these names to the forefront. What they represent will break you heart. To support the United Nations World Food Programme and Zlatan Ibrahimović’s fight against world hunger, make sure to donate here. This isn’t just a good cause. It’s an issue that, if solved, will help heal our entire planet. […]

What They Caught This Tiny Hamster Doing Is Beyond Hilarious

Hamsters are adorable little pets that have crawled their way into the hearts of many families across the country. The cute rodents are a great, low-maintenance pet for a kid who just wants something to take care of, cuddle with, and call their own. But I don’t know who is going to adopt this little hamster…it seems like he’s got a bit of a glitch. Look at this little weirdo. I mean look at this little guy…there must be a glitch in the Matrix or something. YouTube Someone help this poor little hamster! I think he needs some professional gymnastics help. Read more:

Doctors Didn’t Think This 2-Pound Baby Would Survive, But She Proved Them Wrong

Watching a child deal with medical complications is every parent’s worst nightmare. The most devastating conditions of all are the ones that children are born with. Not many little ones have to face that reality, but for those who do, life is made all the more difficult. Kenadie Jourdin-Bromley is a 12-year-old girl who was born with an extremely rare disease called primordial dwarfism, which results in stunted growth and vascular issues. Most people with primordial dwarfism don’t live past the age of 30, but that hasn’t stopped Kenadie from enjoying every second of her amazing life. Primordial dwarfism starts in the womb. Babies affected by the disease start experiencing stunted growth before they’re even born. YouTube / Barcroft TV When Kenadie was born, doctors didn’t expect her to survive very long outside of the hospital. Not only was she small in size, but she exhibited all the symptoms of […]

If You Ever Find Yourself Traveling In Norway, Look Out For This Stunning Monument

The fabric of early human history is often woven with factual and fictional threads, mingling the bullet points found in textbooks with the legends and lore that bring timelines to life. These stories, passed down from generation to generation, humanize the past. Detailed histories can’t be boiled down into numbered lists. Monuments and works of art have a penchant for embodying this interplay between fact and fiction, and Norway’s Sverd i fjell is no different. Roughly translating to Swords in Mountain, the Sverd i fjell monument is comprised of three hulking swords that represent the unification of warring Norwegian factions under one banner. Flickr / Stine Homann While this unification process actually happened over the course of a few centuries, the Battle of Hafrsfjord, which some scholars estimate took place in the year 872, symbolizes those efforts. That is the event to which this monument is dedicated. Flickr / Gunnar […]

The Most Wonderful Time Of Year Was Awful For These Dogs Until Heroes Stepped In

Most of us spend Christmas relaxing and enjoying the company of our loved ones. The people who make up this animal rescue organization, on the other hand, spent their holiday season saving lives. Hope For Paws in Los Angeles, California, is known for rescuing stray and injured animals, tirelessly working to give them a second chance at life. Rescues like the ones they pull off are hardly ever easy or convenient, but these kindhearted heroes still do it. That’s because they’re dedicated to helping homeless pets find forever homes and live the best lives they can, as demonstrated by the two heartwarming stories below. Back in November, Hope For Paws volunteers received a call about Gershwin, a dog who’d been hanging around a gas station for two months. They realized pretty quickly that he was afraid of men, so Loreta Frankonyte jumped in and began coaxing the dog toward her […]

You Might Recognize These Movies, But Once The Music Starts, They’ll Never Be The Same

Classic dance numbers in movies are unforgettable. Who can forget seeing Gene Kelly spinning around that light post in Singin’ In The Rain? It’s a scene that will live on in cinema history forever. Well, one creative mind decided to mash up these classic dance moves with contemporary music. In the process, this creator breathed new life into the performances we all know and love. Even though “Uptown Funk” was only released earlier this year, it has a timeless feel that goes perfectly with these awesome routines. People should do things like this more often! It’s always good to nod to the performers who still inspire dancers and musicians to this day. Read more:

As Cambridge’s Most Brilliant Scholars Spoke, Something Incredible Happened

Everyone knows that Cambridge is one of the most prestigious universities in the world, and since its foundation in the year 1209, this celebrated institution has built up an impressive alumni roster. From John Dryden to Sir Isaac Newton, the institution has cultivated some of the most brilliant minds in human history. The university hosts countless conferences every year. This year, a gathering of minds called “Dear World…Yours, Cambridge” attracted scholars from around the world who studied within the hallowed walls of Cambridge’s 31 colleges to discuss the institution’s impact worldwide. As they spoke in the King’s College Chapel, their inspiring words were brought to life by a mesmerizing display of lights. Paris-based digital projection artist Miguel Chevalier created a series of projections that helped illustrate each speaker’s purpose and perspective. He used the King’s College Chapel — which was built in the 16th century — as his canvas. Miguel […]

Scribds new unlimited plan for audiobooks and e-books might be an avid readers dream

Avid audiobook nerds tired of dealing with Audible’s nonsense or long library queues now have a new way to get a steady stream of the good stuff. Scribd just announced it will be reinstating an unlimited plan offering relatively unfettered access to e-books, audiobooks, news, magazines, documents and sheet music. Unfortunately, the service sounds like it won’t be truly unlimited, capping downloads and streams at a certain point, but given how hard it can be to download a damn audiobook, it might still be a good option for those who prefer the digital or spoken page. Whatever that hidden cap is, the new plan bumps Scribd users up from the previous three e-book and one audiobook monthly limit. (Any audiobook fan could tell you that one a month just isn’t enough to get by!)

At last an end to geoblocking in Europe? Nope, not by a long chalk

The European Commission is holding a press conference later today to trumpet progress made on ending “unjustified geoblocking”, as it tells it, with the stated aim of greasing the wheels of pan-EU ecommerce in time for Christmas. Which, from a consumer point of view, sounds great. Unfortunately it’s not quite as great as it sounds. Especially if you were imagining it would apply to popular digital media streaming services like Spotify and Netflix. Nope, sorry. Geoblocks for digital media are not being vanquished in this round of EU Digital Single Market regulation chess. What is being agreed by EU lawmakers is an end to geoblocks for the sale of goods and services — just not if the electronic services in question happen to be stuff like, er, streaming music, TV, video and so on… Don’t be fooled if a speaker says that we abolished #geoblocking, though. We didn’t. Only for buying […]

Guilty Dog Hilariously Tries To Hide A Sandwich In His Mouth Nice Try, Guy!

If you’ve ever owned a dog, you know and understand that sometimes they attempt to steal some of your food. If it’s in clear view, it’s pretty much fair game — at least in their opinion. The instant you look away from whatever you are eating, an opportunistic dog will pounce on that delicious human food. When Sabin saw his mom had made a tasty sandwich, his first thought was probably: “For me? You shouldn’t have!” Watch as she hilariously tracks down her lunch in the funniest place… If you think this is the only case of dogs squirreling food away in their mouths, think again! They may be man’s best friend, but they are also no-good scoundrels when it comes to getting their paws on some human noms. Read more:

This Office Was Empty, But What Was Caught On Security Cameras Says Otherwise

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); There’s no shortage of paranormal hoaxes on YouTube, but this security camera footage from an office in Manchester, England, is especially perplexing. In the early morning hours of November 1, 2012, security guards witnessed a bizarre chain of events as they monitored a supposedly empty office. The following is the actual footage from that day, and it’s insanely unsettling. Consider yourself warned. Watch as chairs slide across the floor, door handles jiggle, and papers fly out of filing cabinets in this “empty” office. How do you explain the movement of this chair? Read More: Watching This Movie’s Motion Test Will Definitely Give You Nightmares Or the flickering of these computer screens? Papers flying out of cabinets? Get me out of here! via GIPHY If these things happened in my office, I would quit immediately. Read more:

People Are Drinking ‘Raw’ Water In Newest Fad That’ll Make You Give Up On Humanity

It seems that almost every year, a ridiculous (and sometimes dangerous) new health fad emerges, and 2018 isn’t any different. With the real threat of our water supplies being contaminated (read: Flint, Michigan), it’s completely understandable that more people are suspicious about what constitutes safe drinking water. For example, there has always been a huge controversy about fluoride in publicly supplied water, though it’s meant to boost dental health. However, some have taken this distrust too far, sparking a so-called “raw water” movement. Now companies like Live Water are selling unfiltered, unsterilized, and untreated spring water for hefty prices particularly in West Coast areas like Silicon Valley and San Francisco. According to the company, which sells 11-liter bottles for $37 a pop, filtering water removes “beneficial sources of minerals and probiotics.” They even go as far to say tap water is part of some governmental mind-control conspiracy. Yep, you read […]

What This Chimp Did At The 3:10 Mark Of This Video Choked Me Up. It’s A Must See.

Jane Goodall is a British primatologist that is known for being the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees. She has a great love of animals, but most of all chimps. She formed the Jane Goodall Institute, an international wildlife and environment conservation organization, to help protect those animals she loves so dearly. Some of the work that the Institute does is truly moving. This story of a chimp they brought back from death’s door, for example, is incredible. In the Republic of Congo, the Jane Goodall Institute’s Tchimpounga Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Center found a chimpanzee that was near death. They called her “Wounda,” which meant “close to dying.” You’ll see why. Wounda was barely alive when she was found. The rescue had to take immediate action to save her life. Jane Goodall Institute Thanks to Dr. Rebeca Atencia, Wounda came back from the dead. The rescue fed her and tended to her […]

What’s Stacked Up In A Pile In The Grand Canyon Is Seriously Crazy. How Is This Possible?

Think of everyone that is currently alive on Earth. That is 7.2 billion people. We have caused wars, climate change and countless other large-scale events. Now, what do you think 7.2 billion people would look like all in one place. (You would think a race capable of doing such important things would look pretty impressive.) The Vsauce video channel decided to do an experiment and estimate what the world’s population would look like all in one place like the Grand Canyon. The result was not what we expected. The 7.2 BILLION people on Earth would only form this small pile in the Grand Canyon. Vsauce Billions of people don’t even come close to filling the Grand Canyon. In fact, the world’s population only creates a small pile. If you took all of humanity throughout history (an estimated 106 billion) and put them in the Grand Canyon, it would only make 15 piles across […]

17 Of The Weirdest, Inexplicable Toys Ever Sold In Japan

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.defineSlot(‘/37886402/VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’, [728, 90], ‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF_580ec5d967959’).addService(googletag.pubads()) googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_MB”, “VN_”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_SC”, “VN_ORGN”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_TS”, “TS_D”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_AT”, “VN_ORGN_PG_D_REV_1.0_ASYNC_DEFAULT”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_CC”, “VN_ORGN_D_UNK_118181_A”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_PG”, “1”); googletag.enableServices(); googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF_580ec5d967959’); }); It’s no secret that there are some very strange and creepy toys out there. But while some look like innocent mistakes that companies may have overlooked during production, others are just plain bizarre and simply cannot be explained. The following Japanese toys are perfect examples of this, because whoever created them has a seriously weird sense of what fun really is. 1. I’d really rather not, thanks. Reddit / AngeloArcana 2. What’s more fun than a roadkill cat? Reddit / shickard 3. This is supposedly a piggy bank, but that mouth sure is creepy. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.defineSlot(‘/37886402/VN_PG_DCI1_BTF’, [300, 250], ‘VN_PG_DCI1_BTF_580ec5d96415b’).addService(googletag.pubads()) googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_MB”, “VN_”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_SC”, “VN_ORGN”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_TS”, “TS_D”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_AT”, “VN_ORGN_PG_D_REV_1.0_ASYNC_DEFAULT”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_CC”, “VN_ORGN_D_UNK_118181_A”); googletag.pubads().setTargeting(“NOVA_PG”, “1”); googletag.enableServices(); googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCI1_BTF_580ec5d96415b’); }); 4. This figurine was found in a Japanese toy store. Reddit / fifty-fifty_comment Read […]

A Passionate Animal Lover Knits Abused Chickens Tiny Sweaters To Keep Them Warm In Fowl Weather

Battery hens are birds that are kept in tiny cages and are raised only to be slaughtered for food. The conditions are horrendous…but sometimes, these birds are rescued. Nicola Congdon and her mother, Ann, have been rescuing and rehoming battery chickens for some years. Recently, Nicola discovered that the overstressed birds would be too cold outside because of their lack of proper feathers. She decided to do something about it — and make them their own wooly winter sweaters to keep them warm. Abused birds will often over-preen themselves and pull out most of their feathers. This is an action caused by stress…and these comfy sweaters are what these birds need to stay warm! Instead of charging for the mini-sweaters she makes, Nicola will be accepting donations for an AIDS orphanage in South Africa, where the money goes straight to the orphans. (via Daily Mail) It’s truly wonderful what Nicola […]

You Can Cook Some Super-Delicious Meals With Cheez-Its — Here Are 10 Of The Best

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve been completely obsessed with Cheez-Its. In my opinion, a handful of these cheesy little crackers makes for the perfect snack, and I’m positive that plenty of people out there would agree. But did you know about all the amazing dishes you could make that include the humble Cheez-It as an ingredient? googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); If you didn’t, there’s no need to worry about missing out, because I’m here to tell you about some of the tastiest meals you can make with these classic crackers. Get ready to drool! 1. Cheez-It macaroni and cheese adds a satisfying crunch to everyone’s favorite comfort food. Wishes and Dishes googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBM_BTF’); }); 2. Treat your family (and yourself) with these mouthwatering jalapeño poppers. Creole Contessa 3. You’ll never cook your chicken the same way again after you try it with Cheez-Its. Winner Dinners 4. Add […]

Tearful Little Boy Refuses To Eat His Dinner For The Cutest Reason Imaginable

I’ve heard kids come up with some unusual excuses for not wanting to eat their dinner, but this boy might just have the cutest excuse of them all! The little guy can’t hold back the tears as he explains to his mother that the food she prepared for him is just too darn cute to eat. He can’t bare the thought of eating the adorable face looking back at him from the plate, made out of chopped-up hot dogs for a mouth and globs of mustard and ketchup for eyes. What a precious little guy. If this video was edible, I’d refuse to eat it because seriously, this is just too cute to eat! Read more:

What Happened On This Show Will Have You Cringing And Laughing At The Same Time

Family Feud is a classic game show that pits two families against each other in a quiz contest. Since comedian Steve Harvey took over as host, things have gotten even more hilarious. His commentary on people’s ridiculous answers is always perfect. But not even Steve Harvey could prepare himself for this insanity. Check out what happens when one confused family starts to play. It doesn’t get much better than that, folks. What more could you ask for from a host? Steve Harvey is the best (regardless of what Miss Colombia might think). Read more:

These Broccoli Tots Are Everything You’ve Ever Wanted From Your Favorite Veggie

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); As a parent, it can be a struggle to get your kids to eat their fruits and veggies. If candy were a vegetable, you’d have no problem getting them to eat it, but for the less sugary options such as green beans or broccoli, it can feel like the start of World War III just trying to get them to have one bite. For some reason, though, when any dish ends with the words fries, tots, or sticks, they eat like they’ve been starved for months at a time. With that in mind, we give you a healthy — and kid-friendly — veggie meal option. Your kids will never put up a fight to eat their vegetables again with these broccoli tots. Try this awesome snack tonight (just don’t tell the kids these are actually healthy). The full recipe is below: Ingredients: 12 ounces of broccoli […]

Could This New Drug Help Our Best Friends Live Longer? These Dogs Say Yes!

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Thirteen-year-old Momo’s life should be close to over, but thanks to an anti-aging drug, the adorable pomsky is running around and playing with more vigor than dogs a third of his age. The drug, called rapamycin, was originally developed as a cancer treatment for humans, but after discovering that it extended the lives of mice by up to 60 percent, researchers decided to test it out on dogs. The effects have been astonishing. Before beginning a rapamycin regimen six months ago, Momo could only be active for about ten minutes before he needed to rest. Now he can run for over an hour without getting worn out! Don’t believe me? Just watch him in action. Momo’s brother, Sherman, has also reaped the benefits of this miracle drug. The two became candidates for rapamycin after they were abandoned with their groomer on Christmas Eve in 2010. The […]

Learn How To Make These 5 Delicious And Nutritious Smoothies!

Waking up on time, making yourself presentable, and getting to work is hard enough to accomplish every morning… Adding breakfast to that to-do list can seem like a tall ask…and a healthy breakfast? That’s just crazy talk! But there is a simple way to stop hitting up the fast food joint on the way to work. All you need to do is pre-freeze some fruit and get ready to kick-start living a healthier life. These five breakfast smoothies are simple to make and super delicious to boot. Those look amazing — I can’t wait to try them. I’m definitely going to be making these smoothies in the near future. How about you…which one looks the most delicious? Let us know in the comments! Read more:

It’s Time To Give Up On Humanity In Light Of The Tide Pods Challenge

Every generation has made their share of questionable decisions, but what teens and other young people are doing nowadays is seriously risky, not to mention incredibly stupid. In recent months, videos circulating on social media have shown kids participating in a disturbing fad — biting down on laundry-detergent packets (namely Tide Pods) or letting them dissolve in their mouths. While the pods have for some time presented a hazard to disabled adults and small children who mistake their bright colors for candy, those who take on the “Tide Pods challenge” are purposefully putting themselves in danger for meaningless internet points. In 2013, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission warned parents about what could happen if their kids eat liquid laundry packets or capsules, stating, “children who have ingested detergent from the packets have required medical attention and hospitalization for loss of consciousness, excessive vomiting, drowsiness, throat swelling, and difficulty breathing.” […]

Youtube Star Pays Off His Parents’ Mortgage, And Gets Their Reaction On Video.

Talk about a good son. When Timothy DeLaGhetto, a comedian and rapper from California, dropped out of college five years ago his parents were worried. DeLaGhetto quit school to focus on his entertainment career.  “My parents always wanted me to stay in school and get a degree,” said DeLaGhetto. Despite their wishes that he stay in school, DeLaGhetto’s parents supported him while he pursued his dreams.  Earlier this week their faith in their son was rewarded. DeLaGhetto hand delivered them a check for $210,000 to pay off their mortgage, in addition to another $130,000 he paid the bank for their house. The best part though? He caught it all on video.   The message of the video, DeLaGhetto said, was that he wants people to remember not to take their family for granted. There is still some goodness in the world. Don’t forget to spread the goodness by clicking below to share this story on […]

A Disabled Dog Was Given A Second Chance, Thanks To His Brilliant Owner.

Colorado natives Barbi and Dan have what they refer to as a “dog problem.” The problem? They really, really love dogs. There’s no better example of their compassion for canines than this amazing wheelchair they created for one of their dogs, a corgi named Bentley. He was recently diagnosed with Degenerative Myelopathy (or DM for short). The disease includes symptoms similar to Multiple Sclerosis in humans and Bentley’s adorable little legs had lost a lot of strength. He couldn’t even stand on his own, so Barbi and her family set out to help him get back to getting around — in style. While Barbi and Dan went to lunch, her dad couldn’t help himself from getting started on the project. Anything For a Cookie “We started big and worked our way back.” Anything For a Cookie They of course gave it a snazzy paint job. Dogs must travel in style, always. Anything For a Cookie The RuffWear […]

Sneaky Cat Gets Trapped In New Staircase And Has To Be Drilled Out

If I had to pinpoint the reason behind my being a dog person instead of loving up on some fluffy kitties, it would probably be because cats are just too sneaky for their own good. Have you ever noticed how cats just slink around the house like they’re up to no good? Leave them alone for just a few minutes and chances are they’ll find a way to get into something they have no business being in and tear up the place. Just ask this cat from Norway. As a family finished up their renovation project of building a staircase for their new home, their beloved cat Sverre had gone missing. The couple and their two children searched high and low for the kitty but sadly turned up empty-handed. Following the move from their old home to their new residence, Sverre no longer enjoyed going outside to play, so the […]

22 Of The Creepiest Things Caught On Camera In 2016

It’s already that time of year again when we reflect on all of the memories that the past 12 months have given us. I’m sure we can all agree that 2016 has been full of crazy, controversial, and even scary happenings that have gotten completely under our skin. That’s why we decided that there’s no better way to say goodbye than to share some of the year’s most terrifying documented events with you. Here are 22 of the creepiest photos and videos taken in 2016. 1. In August, EMS workers discovered a human heart inside a plastic bag in Norwalk, Ohio. 2. A priest in Peru performed an exorcism on two teenagers when they showed signs of being possessed. 3. Russian tourists filmed what they believed to be a Yeti in November. Read more:

When Dad Does His Little Girl’s Hair, He Does It With Style

Now that moms work outside the home just as much as dads do, gender roles are totally changing…especially when it comes to parenting. There’s one job that dads used to be able to avoid back in the day, but now, they’re being put to the test. When dad’s in charge of getting his little girl ready for school, it means that he has to help her pull off a great hairstyle just like mom would. Just ask this guy. He’s become the master of creating adorable buns in his daughter’s hair. Sure, his methods may be unusual, but he gets the job done! Luckily, this girl isn’t affected by motion sickness. She’s a little trooper! She’ll spin forever as long as her hair is on point for school. Good job, dad! Read more:

It Seems Like She’s Just Doing Her Makeup At A Desk, But Look At What She’s Using!

I’m pretty much in awe of people who can pull off amazing makeup looks. I’m pretty much just an eyeliner and mascara girl because I never learned how to use all the brushes and products. Some people are real whizzes, though, and I love watching them create beauty tutorials. In many cases, it’s actually art, and it’s great to see people expressing themselves through their look. One woman in China recently created a makeup video that totally blew my mind, though. She takes the most unexpected ingredients and winds up with a totally great look. She starts out in her office with a fresh face, but she quickly realizes she doesn’t have any standard makeup available. Screenshot Youtube / 办公室小野官方频道 Ms Yeah Official Channel She walks around the office and starts to gather some special ingredients from her coworkers. Screenshot Youtube / 办公室小野官方频道 Ms Yeah Official Channel Then she starts […]

Watching Shaolin Monks Stretch Is A Truly Alarming Experience

As a young boy, every time I would see or hear about Shaolin monks in movies, for whatever reason, I would associate them with magic. And while the monks themselves may not have magical powers, there’s definitely something magical in the way they stretch and contort their bodies into just about every shape and position. At the heart of their quest for peace and tranquility is a lot and lot of dynamic stretching. These stretches involve opening up the hips and warming up the leg muscles and have been performed by Shaolin monks for thousands of years. Not only are these stretching exercises incredibly helpful to their health and wellness, but they’re also amazing to watch. While some of their stretching poses look like something you’d do before a sporting event… …others will leave you speechless at the many ways the monks can twist and contort their bodies. Their flexibility […]

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This Guy And His Bird Buddy Have An Adorable System Down When It’s Time For The Bird To Eat

We all need a little help from our from our friends sometimes, and that’s exactly what this helpful man set out to do for his bird buddy. Surviving in the woods can be difficult for any creature, but what this man does for this hungry baby robin makes living on its own that much more bearable. When mealtime comes around, this kind-hearted man grabs his pitchfork and helps his little friend look for worms. As the man sifts through the dirt, he points out the slimy critters and even helps feed it! This lucky robin doesn’t have to worry about being the early bird, because it’s always getting the worm! This bird is really living the dream. When will a total stranger help me look for food and feed me? Read more:

Rogue Tire Takes A Comically Long Time To Reach The Conclusion You Knew Was Coming

Car accidents are awful, and in the aftermath, things can get a little crazy. Between taking care of injuries and dealing with any damage, some truly insane things can happen. But usually all the tires stay in place, or if it’s a really bad crash, at least fairly close to the scene. However, an accident in Turkey sent one tire flying into the air…and it just kept going. It takes such a long time to reach its final destination, you probably won’t be able to help chuckling a little bit. These three men at a pharmacy are just minding their own business, but that’s all about to change. Watch this tire go completely rogue. Read More: Stealing Usually Goes Better When You Don’t Run Into A Police Station Right After Yikes! At least it seems like no one was seriously hurt by this murderous tire. Share with your friends to […]