31 Quotes that Might Change Your Day

June 26, 2013

There are quotes that can make your day better. They can change your attitude for the rest of the day.

Things Everyone Should Know

April 25, 2013

Here are some fun facts about random but interesting stuff, Enjoy! You can’t kill yourself by holding your breath Your heart beats around 100,000 times a day! A cockroach can live several weeks with its head cut off! Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete. Right handed people live, on average, nine years longer than […]

Dr Seuss

12 Quotes to Make your Life Better by Dr. Seuss

April 3, 2013

1. “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”

Vietnam Gambler wins US$55M

March 14, 2013

An American man was in a five star Vietnamesse hotel in 2009. He was playing a slot machine and won a jackpot worth $55 million US. However, the casino refused to make the payment claiming that the prize was awarded due to a malfunction. Further, the maximum amount that the slot machine was supposed to […]

That's an expensive head!

$1.8M Tuna!

January 9, 2013

On Saturday morning around 5 a.m., a 222-kilogram bluefin tuna was sold at Tokyo’s Tsukiji market for an all-time high of 155.4 million yen, or 1.8 million dollars,

Worker’s Compensation for Accident during Sexy Time

December 18, 2012

An Australian court awarded worker’s compensation benefits to a bureaucrat who was injured while having sex on a business trip. In 2007, during the sexy time, a glass light fitting was torn from its mount above a bed in a motel and landed on the bureaucrat’s face. The woman was hospitalized injuring her nose and […]

Tube feed me booze please

December 10, 2012

“For Denis Duthie a bottle of whisky was exactly what the doctors ordered. And one even rushed off to the bottle store for the vital “medicine.” Mr Duthie, a Taranaki chef, had Johnnie Walker whisky tube-fed directly into his body by doctors at Taranaki Base Hospital after a heavy vodka drinking session took a horrible […]

The Tale of the ‘Dangerous’ Chiwawa

October 22, 2012

This is a great story from the mother nature newtwork: “A Canadian city has declared Molly, a 3-pound teacup chihuahua a “dangerous dog” and ordered her muzzled after the dog bit a postal worker. “I don’t even know if they have muzzles that size. I just think it’s kind of silly, to the extreme,” Molly’s […]

High School Diploma Holdout!

August 20, 2012

A girl from Oklahoma is having her high school diploma withheld. She finished school with straight A’s and a 4.0 GPA. Her offence came during her valedictorian speech. Her father quoted her as saying ‘When she first started school she wanted to be a nurse, then a veterinarian and now that she was getting closer […]

The Bureaucrats are Back!

August 13, 2012

“If you work hard, and put your heart and soul into it … then you are allowed to steal some,” Shivpal Singh Yadav, minister in India’s most populous and politically crucial state, Uttar Prades, told a gathering of local officials. Unfortunately for him, his comments were caught on tape. BUT, he did make things ok […]

Indian Mystery Woman

July 31, 2012

Have you heard the controversy about the mystery woman who managed to evade the Olympic Security and presumably James Bond to join the parade of athletes at the Olympic Games. Some people are pretty irate that she was able and would dare to join in. I personally think it is funny and very impressive that […]

Man turns his dead cat into a helicopter

June 4, 2012

I don’t know if it is the best way of paying homage to a pet, but I think I kind of like it. I wonder when you think, “you know, this cat would make a great helicopter!” I love the first paragraph of the article: “So when cat Orville, named after the famous aviator Orville […]

Waitress says $12K was a tip

May 8, 2012

“A Minnesota waitress has sued the city of Moorhead after police confiscated $12,000 that she says was a customer’s tip but that authorities suspect came from a drug deal.” Story from USA Today When the default tip on the debit machine in my home town was arbitrarily increased to 20%, I thought it was pretty […]

Viewers of the News broadcast hard-core sex scenes at 9:30 am

April 20, 2012

I sure would have liked to have been in that Starbucks! “CHCH television’s signal went dark this morning shortly after the regular news broadcast was overtaken by a porn movie. Viewers of the News Now broadcast were confronted with hard-core sex scenes at 9:30 a.m. for about three minutes before the channel stopped broadcasting. “CHCH […]

Naked Retirement

April 17, 2012

I haven’t been contemplating retirement but this is an interesting option. A 76-year-old man has lived the last 20 years in almost complete seclusion on the desert island of Sotobanari. Also, spends the vast majority of time naked. From Huffington Post

The Live Still-Born

April 13, 2012

Have you seen this story from Argentina. Apparently, Analia Bouter was 26 weeks pregnant when she gave birth to her fifth child at a hospital in Argentina. The medical staff told her that the infant was born with no vital signs, so the parents went home with a death certificate. Twelve hours later Analia and […]

Right Whale Detecting App for Ipad and Iphone

April 5, 2012

There is a new iPad and iPhone app that warns ships when whales are nearby. Conservationalists are hoping that this app will save an endangered species from extinction as there are an estimated 350 to 550 of the mammals left in the world. The Whale Alert app, available for free download, uses global positioning system […]

Barbie to go bald for cancer

April 5, 2012

In response to an online campaign urging Mattel to make a Barbie for kids with cancer, the toy maker announced it will introduce a bald Barbie. From SFgate

Chuck Norris

July 26, 2010

I stole/copied these from: http://indyposted.com/12891/happy-birthday-chuck-top-10-chuck-norris-facts/ 10. When the Boogeyman goes to sleep every night, he checks the closet for Chuck Norris. 9. They once made a Chuck Norris toilet paper, but it wouldn’t take sh*t from anybody. 8. Chuck Norris has already been to Mars; that’s why there are no signs of life there. 7. […]


July 8, 2010

This is a great site. Only take a look if you have a lot of time on your hands, because if you are like me, you’ll be stuck on it for a while. http://failblog.org/

Four-wheeled Hellcat from Planet Kickass

April 13, 2010

Here is an ad for a jeep on kijiji: OK, let me start off by saying this jeep is only available for purchase by the manliest of men (or women). My friend, if it was possible for a vehicle to sprout chest hair and a five o’clock shadow, this jeep would look like Tom Selleck. […]

fascination and disgust


April 8, 2010

Indexed.com is an interesting site I came across when I was snooping around on a friend’s facebook page.  A blog described as “a little project that lets me make fun of some things and sense of others.  I use it to think a little more relationally without resorting to doing actual math.” Worth checking out […]

video game rapelay


April 6, 2010

Did you see this video game Rapelay from Japan?  CNN ran a story about it the other day and since then there has been outrage in America.  The game’s storyline goes  “The player plays as a chikan (a perverted man who frequently fondles women) in crowded subway trains.  A young woman named Aoi has the […]


Roadkill Fashion

March 18, 2010

James Faulkner makes hats out of roadkill. That is a bit weird. Regardless, there is something about this photo of him that cracks me up.  Very Austin poweresque.

Sex or not?

March 5, 2010

Interesting article in the Globe and Mail: “There was also significant differences between age groups. For example, while 81 per cent considered penile-anal intercourse as having had sex, the rate dropped to 50 per cent for men in the oldest age group (65 and up) and 67 per cent for women in the oldest age […]

New York declares war on geese to prevent airport bird strikes

January 21, 2010

After a Canada Goose was held responsible for bringing down US Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson River, New York decided to take action.  The city decided to do a cull of Canada Geese, or as this UK paper stated… declare war against the bird!

Ask Ashley Dupre… cause she was a call girl

December 20, 2009

New York Post and Ashley Dupre?  Really?  The New York Post has hired Ashley Dupre as a new advice columnist.   I think it is quite telling when they describe her as “the former escort who brought down Gov. Eliot Spitzer”.   What a claim to fame… clearly worthy of an advice column!  In her column, […]


Take Back the Rock Horns

November 19, 2009

I’ll be damned if someone tries to put a lid on my rock horning, even if he who is trying to do the limiting is the one and only Dee Snider of Twisted Sister fame. On second thought, if Dee Snider wants to “return the Metal Horns to their one true home and former metal […]


You know you picked the wrong profession when..

September 29, 2009

…or I guess I should say, I know I picked the wrong profession when… I have a strange feeling that I will not be receiving any beer in my pension.  But check this out article out. Right now, retired workers from the Molson Brewery in Canada get six dozen beer per month from the company […]


The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet – A Novel by Reif Larsen

September 10, 2009

Does the name Reif Larsen ring a bell? If not be patient. We’re predicting in the months and years to come he will become a household name. Larsen’s own story is almost as amazing as the one he has created in the pages of  his debut novel. He was born the son of 2 artists. […]