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What Does It REALLY Mean? Asian Tat Fails

Asian character tattoos on English-speaking people are nothing new, with phrases like “hope,” “dream”, and “love” adorning many an ankle or lower back. But unless you know the language, you could be getting a tattoo that says “I’m a dumbass” and not be the wiser. Tian Tang over at Hanzi Smatter has been chronicling the “misuse of…

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Huge Python Found In Everglades

We’re talkin’ snakes here, dude. BIG snakes. Ones that don’t belong here. Researchers with the U.S. Geological Survey captured a state record-breaking Burmese python that was not only a whopping 17 feet and 7 inches long, but carrying an also-record-breaking 87 eggs. The massive gal weighed 164 pounds, according to staff at the University of Florida,…

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Abandoned Waterparks

Desolate. Abandoned. Creepy. Haunted. Imagine viewing these once thriving locations in late September, as a dry and chilly breeze blows leaves in little swirls at the bottom of what should be a pristine and sparkling blue swimming pool. Perhaps the bottom of the pool retains a puddle of murky and muddy water that appears slick,…

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No Facebook Account=Psychopath?

Don’t have a Facebook account? Maybe you better get one fast or else you could be perceived as someone who has something to hide. The German magazine Der Taggspiegel went so far as to point out that accused theater shooter James Holmes and Norwegian mass murder Anders Behring Breivik have common ground in their lack of Facebook profiles….

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Alternative Budget Friendly Dating Sites

Not ready to settle down just yet? If you’re just looking for someone to go out with and have some fun, you might want to check out some of these dating sites that Kelly Lucas of Techlicious.com has discovered. The traditional, well-known dating sites like Match.com and eharmony.com, were too pricey for her budget and members…

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Chewy’s Head

Spare change. $172,000 was the winning bid at at a Profiles in History prop auction over the weekend. The purchase netted the winning bidder the head of Chewbacca. The item’s description in the auction handbook is as follows: It consists of a screen-used cowl hairpiece (which encompasses the entire head), and a period-made Stuart Freeborn facial…

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Mmmm…My Food Is ALIVE!

Would you eat this? Any of this? Even on a dare? Or HAVE you already?  Most people prefer their food to be fresh, but there are some people and cultures that take that aesthetic to the extreme. If you are an animal lover, you may want to skip this section and move on to the…

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Road Rage: Men Vs. Women

What driving school dropout cut me off then slowed down in the fast lane driving eastbound on I-88? Why does it happen that I ALWAYS get behind the jerk who must observe the speed limit, or even worse, drive five mph SLOWER than the posted limit? A new survey of America’s commuters reveals some interesting…

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Just The Two of Us (And A Smartphone)

The balmy air sways the towering palm trees as the orange sun sets over the calm Gulf. A refreshing margarita on the rocks with salted rim in hand, you gaze lovingly and expectantly to your partner to share this glorious moment together. But alas, no eye contact with your lover because they have their eyes…

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From Motivated to Incinerated

Mind over matter. Mind over matter. Mind over matter. This mantra didn’t work for 21 people at a Tony Robbins motivational event. Walking across hot coals on lanes measuring 10 feet long and heated to between 1,200 to 2,000 degrees provides attendees an opportunity to “understand that there is absolutely nothing you can’t overcome,” according to…

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