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AL Animal Shelter To Pipe Music In To Soothe Animals

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An animal shelter in my hometown of Huntsville, AL, is piping in music to help soothe the animals. This week, they began testing a sound system to pipe in music to the animals’ cages. Will Roberson with Huntsville Animal Services says the idea came from the community. He says: “This is a concept that came from…

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Top 10 Obscure Words For Everyday Feelings

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We all have these feels, and we may not always know the names for them. Here are words for a few of those: 1. Crapulence This is for when hangover just won’t cut it. Crapulence is the feeling of sickness after excessive eating or drinking. 2. Huckmuck This is the feeling of confusion that results…

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Why Do We Speak So Many Languages?

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People currently speak over 7,000 languages around the globe. It’s astonishing watching people who can speak multiple languages switch seamlessly between them when conversing with people. These languages are not spread out evenly across the globe. There are more languages in the tropical regions than in other regions of the planet. The tropical island of…

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Having Coffee In Bed Is Rewarding On A Whole Different Level

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This company makes coffee-infused bed sheets. This Australian-based company, Ettitude, makes sheets with bamboo yarn and coffee yarn. The colors even have fun names like strawberry frappe, mocha, and latte. The sheets use recycled coffee grounds that would’ve been thrown away otherwise. The coffee grounds wick away moisture and eliminate odors better than most cotton ones.…

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‘Frigid’ Setting Allows Life-Like Robotic Sex Doll To Simulate Rape

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There is a new sex robot with a “frigid” setting that allows men to simulate rape. It resists the man’s advances. The rape culture implications aside, this is a big ethical problem. Since the robot can’t consent, is that rape? When faced with this argument, the creators say: “Is it ethically dubious to force my…

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Family Claims Innocence When Removed From Flight – But There Is More To The Story

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A New York family was removed from a plane after the mother had an altercation with another passenger. The family is claiming that they were kicked off of the plane because their 1-year-old kicked the seat in front of them. However, the airline says that they kicked the family off because the mother cussed at…

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48 Years Ago Today: Apollo 11 Launched

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In one of the most recognizable pictures of all time, Ralph Morse captured the liftoff of Apollo 11 on July 16, 1969. This date 1969: #Apollo11 heads for the moon. Anyone who witnessed the fury & majesty of launch will never forget it https://t.co/5eWqDJ42M2 pic.twitter.com/DvHoknm8Ok — Dave Stubbs (@Dave_Stubbs) July 16, 2017 Morse said: “You have…

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New Evidence May Help Locate Famed Aviator Amelia Earhart (VIDEO)

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Out of all of the famous mysteries of the world, few evoke as much fascination as that of Amelia Earhart. Eighty years after she went missing, the History Channel now believes a single photograph can put the final pieces of this puzzle together. 1937 Back on July 2, 1937, Earhart and her copilot, Fred Noonan, left on a…

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Australian Man Checked Just One HILARIOUS Item As His Entire Luggage For A Flight (VIDEO)

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When on holiday, most people pack the essentials, clothes, underwear, maybe deodorant, toothbrush, the usual stuff. Well meet Dean, an Aussie bloke with different priorities. Dean recently took an internal Australian flight from Melbourne to Perth and his only piece of luggage? One can of Emu Export lager – that’s right a beer. The solitary…

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Amazon A.I. Making Cell Phone Cases Gets It Horribly Wrong (NSFW)

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An A.I. bot created by Amazon to specifically design smartphone cases has outdone itself in ways you cannot even imagine. This bot is supposed to be generating cell phone cases based on trending and popular images searches. However, the programming of the bot has been flubbed, and the designs pouring from the machinery are nothing…

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Let The Terrior Wars Begin! Misspelled Word Causing Conflict At Indiana War Memorial

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If you were hoping for a gang of luscious little puppies running around in a video to distract you from work, then I hate to break it to you, but I’m about to disappoint. What’s actually happening, however, is people are finally getting a sense of why the concept of “spell check” is so important.…

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Will Dumbledore Be Gay In The Sequel To Fantastic Beasts? (VIDEO)

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Some characters have been revealed for the upcoming Warner Brothers film Fantastic Beats 2 causing great speculation. It has already been announced that Jude Law will be playing the loved wizard “Dumbledore,” as a young man in the film. Confusingly, this movie is both a sequel to Fantastic Beasts and a prequel to the Harry…

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Baby Is Born Healthy And Whole, But Nobody Knows The Gender

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The first question asked when people have a new baby is usually “Is it a boy or a girl?” The answer is nearly always either one or the other. But a transgender single parent in the Canadian province of British Columbia has a different idea. When Kori Doty’s baby was born, it was outside of a…

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Man Accidentally Shoots His Penis Off – But That’s NOT His Worst Problem

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If you ask a man what the worst possible thing is that could happen to him, one of two things will be said: either he will talk about losing his job or he will talk about losing his penis. So, when a man accidentally shoots his penis off, that’s a big deal. Right? Not for…

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‘This Beach Is Mine!’: Chris Christie Roasted On A Campfire In Hilarious Memes

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In case you haven’t heard, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is back in the news for yet another bone-headed move: Christie shut down beaches and state-run parks because of massive budget cuts, then was found lounging on one of the closed beaches with his family for the Independence Day Weekend. He was spotted at Island Beach State…

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Pictures Illustrating When It’s Simply Too Damn Hot.

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I don’t think people realize how hot some states are climbing this summer. For example, Arizona is practically at its own boiling point. Well I guess Monday will be "nice." Better enjoy it while I can…#phoenix #arizona #hellizona #hot #summer #itshot #idontwantit pic.twitter.com/yeux0zsTxA — Joshua Williams (@joshrwms87) June 11, 2017 Temperatures as high as 122…

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Trump Interrupts Landmark Phone Call To Assert His Heterosexuality

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For those of you who have not heard the news, Ireland has officially elected not only its youngest prime minister, but its first gay prime minister (also known as the Irish Taoiseach). Leo Varadkar, the son of an immigrant, was fairly voted to be the next leader of the country’s main governing party, ushering in a new…

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‘Sesame Street’ Joins The Ranks Of Those Who Support Families Of All Kinds

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Sesame Street has been a beloved and iconic television show for over 40 years. They have always taken a stand that has promoted diversity among its puppets as well as their human counterparts, and they are known for teaching our children basic skills necessary for mastering preschool as well as teaching them lessons on how…

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Yes, There ARE People Who Believe Chocolate Milk Comes From Brown Cows

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Studies are now showing that 7% of all Americans believe chocolate milk comes from brown cows. The study was commissioned and conducted online by the Innovative Center of U.S. Dairy, and while 7% might not seem like a big deal, it is when you realize that percentage means 16.4 million Americans believe this preposterous fact.…

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These Coincidences Prove That Sometimes Fate Is Just Too Cruel

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Life is full of funny little coincidences. Sometimes those happenings are wonderful and amazing. But sometimes they give us the idea that fate has it in for certain people. Take these bizarre and horrific coincidences, for example. 1. The Hoover Dam During the construction of the massive dam in the early part of the last…

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These Incredible Coincidences Will Absolutely Amaze You

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We’ve all had those funny little coincidences that make us wonder about the magic in life. You know what I mean. Like the time you pick up your phone to reach out to an old friend, and find a text from that long lost person has just come in. These stories will convince you that life…

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Thrift Shop Purchase Sheds Light On Mount St. Helens Eruption And Prompts Family Reunion

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Newly discovered images of the deadliest volcano blast in U.S. history has finally surfaced, and you will never guess where they came from. 38-year old Kati Dimoff is a photographer from Portland, Oregon, and she had made a hobby out of purchasing old cameras from thrift shops. Sometimes she enjoys the restoration project, sometimes she…

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The Twitter Message Bill Clinton’s “Love Child” Left For Him On Father’s Day

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Alright, so no one really knows if the claims this man is making are true, but 31-year old Danney Williams posted a series of messages on his Twitter account thanking the man who “abandoned him” for “giving him life.” Even though you abandoned me and only took care of Chelsea, I still want to thank…

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Top 5 Reasons You’re Tired All The Time

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Are you always feeling sluggish and tired? Here are some reasons why and tips to combat them. 1. You Skip Exercise. You may think that skipping exercise to save your energy might be a good idea, but it really isn’t. Studies show that adults who exercise at least three times a week reported feeling less…

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Widow Threatens Late Husband’s Mistress With A Hitman

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A Texas school principal’s mistress finds herself in hot water after the wife of the principal branded her a “whore” and stated she would “hire a hitman” if she could afford it. This exchange came just days after the principal killed himself after being confronted about the affair by school authorities. Tammy Reeves, the wife…

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Skittles Ditches The Rainbow For An AWESOME Reason!

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Skittles is releasing limited edition white candy with a white bag in honor of Pride month. They are giving the LGBT their rainbow to commemorate this month. These bags are being sold at Tesco stores in the UK and on Amazon as well. Some people are using the pride bag to accuse Skittles of racism.…

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Email Received Following Morning Shooting Threatening The Lives Of Congress

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Following the baseball field shooting this morning that has left House GOP Whip Majority Leader Steve Scalise in critical condition, Republican representative Claudia Tenney of New York received a spine-chilling email that intentionally targeted the rest of Congress and their lives. The subject line of the email? “One down, 216 to go…” In the body…

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After Finding A Worm In A Packaged Cucumber, Customer Service Hilarity Ensued

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Wes Metcalfe took on the brave world of customer service departments when he contacted Tesco after finding a worm housed in his packaged cucumber. Now, we all understand the world of customer service can be grueling, unforgiving, and unsympathetic. So, Metcalfe decided to try and tug at the heartstrings of the customer service department by…

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Open Iftar: Muslims Respond To Hatred By Invited Everyone To Dinner

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We certainly live in interesting times. Our country, and all of the western world, is feeling a surge of anxiety that has fueled fear and hatred of those who are different. We’ve seen an increase in hate crimes. Anti-black, anti-LGBT, and more often, anti-Muslim attacks are on the rise. The past few weeks have seen terrorist…

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Video Games Have Emotional Benefits – You Getting Yours?

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We play video games for many reasons. Some play as a social hobby. Some play by themselves. Most play for entertainment. However, can playing video games actually have emotional benefits? Some say yes; some say no. Playing video games allows you to understand a bit more about what it is like to be in someone…

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Spanish Men Have Been Asked To Keep Their Knees Together (VIDEO)

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It turns out that a certain uncomfortable problem on public transport is actually a global phenomenon. Signs on public transport in Madrid, Spain have shown that people have had enough – enough of ‘manspreading.’ In case you do not know, ‘manspreading’ is when a man chooses to sit with their legs wide apart in a…

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Top 10 LGBT Pride Anthems To Celebrate Pride Month (VIDEOS)

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Although President Donald Trump is denying it, June is Pride Month. So, in honor of that, here are 20 LGBT pride anthems to rock out to this Pride Month: 1. “We R Who We R” – Ke$ha The pop star, who has hinted at being bisexual, penned this celebration of individuality after a rash of…

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Your Grandchildren Are Definitely Going To Need These Products

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Now that the President of the United States has decided to pull out of the Paris Climate Accord, it looks like things are really going to be heating up. In fact, it looks like things may be heating up so much that life as we know will essentially be over. Maybe not for us, but…

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Scientists Display The Oldest Human Remains Ever Found

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  You know, there are days when I feel really old. Like, so old. Ancient almost. But I have just been reminded that I haven’t actually been hanging around this earth for all that long. A group of European and Moroccan scientists just found the remains of five people who walked this beautiful earth somewhere…

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Next-Gen Human-Brain Interface Developed: The Beginning Of The Real Life Matrix?

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Many people with neurological and mental conditions could find hope in new technology to interface with the human brain. The field is known as neurotechnology or neurotech. This technology is already being used for many things. Human-brain interfaces are already being used to reduce the tremors associated with Parkinson’s disease. Preliminary research shows that this…

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Wisconsin Judge Uses An App To Decide A Man’s 6-Year Prison Sentence

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We have all heard stories about judges handing out creative punishments for people who find themselves in their courtrooms: from holding up embarrassing signs on the side of the road to being subjected to hours of loud music, many judges around the country are getting creative with their punishments in order to teach lessons and…

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The Mandela Effect May Prove Alternative Realities! (VIDEO)

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A crazy phenomenon has taken over the internet recently called the Mandela Effect. The story goes like this: many non-millennials remember South African president Nelson Mandela dying in prison almost 40 years ago. In reality, he died less than 5 years ago. The memories get so spooky that many people claim they watched his entire…

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California Just Passed Single Payer Health Care, And Trump Didn’t Notice (VIDEO)

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Some good news is happening on a local level. The Senate of California has just passed Single Payer Health Care. It now moves to the Assembly and represents a progressive movement gaining powerful momentum. This Bill sends a big message to the Trump administration, while President Donald Trump is attempting to take health cover away from…

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STUDY: Conservatives Won’t Read An Opposing View, Even If Offered Money

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The term “motivated ignorance” has now reared to the forefront in a new study showing that Republicans will not read a view that is in opposition to theirs. The kicker? Many were even offered the chance to win free money to do so. The study comes from The Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, and its…

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Climber Gets Stranded On Tallest Mountain In Canada

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Mount Logan in British Columbia is the tallest mountain in the country, and second tallest in the continent. The stunning peak looms at 5,959 meters tall, almost 4 miles. The temperatures seep extremely low, it plateaus at around negative seventeen degrees Fahrenheit in the summer. In the winter, however, it is dangerous. A frightening negative…

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Teens More Likely To Go Crazy If They Live In The City

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  I live in a very rural place. There are turkeys running around, deer all over the place and even a family of black bears who raid my bird feeders. When I look out my window, I see trees, birds, grass and sky. I rarely hear traffic. A new study by King’s College in London…

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Scientists Create Human-Pig Hybrid!! (VIDEO)

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Every day, hundreds of new people are added to the national list in need of an organ. Many die while waiting for these organs. Scientists ponder certain questions every day. What if the injured and ill no longer need to wait? What if instead of relying on a donor, you could grow the needed organ…

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This World Leader Built a Pillow Fort In His Official Office

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The CBC, Canadas national broadcasting corporation, ran a competition for the countries children. The prize was to be Prime Minister for the day and entrants had to write about what they would do if they were Prime Minister. The winner, five-year-old Bella, wrote: “As Prime Minster, I would make sure everyone has homes and everyone…

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It’s The First Time This Ever Happened At A World Leaders Summit

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Sometimes it is the little moments that turn out to be huge. One such moment occurred on Thursday at the NATO summit in Brussels. As is traditional, the spouses of the world leaders in attendance gathered for a group photo. Nothing new there. What was wonderful is that without pomp or fanfare Luxembourg’s ‘first gentleman’ Gauthier…

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Best Twitter Rants And Reactions About Trump To Date

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In a political climate that has not simply become eye-bulging, but volatile, there is absolutely no shortage of people expressing their love, and hatred, for the current United States President. Beginning with the first official announcement that President Donald Trump would be seeking election all the way to this beautiful Memorial Day holiday, people from…

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Former Speaker John Boehner HILARIOUSLY Explains Why He NEVER Wants To Be President

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  If you watch President Trump in action, you’d think that everybody in the world must want to have his job. He struts around like the king of the world and Tweets endlessly about all the great things he’s doing. He just loves being King. Or President. He isn’t sure there’s a difference. But not…

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