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Soul for Sale

Posted by on Jul 9, 2012 | 0 comments

Soul for Sale

In a sad plea for help, a New Mexico woman put her SOUL up for sale on eBay this week. Starting bid? $2,000. After a devastating car accident in 2007, Lori N. has endured severe pain and multiple serious injuries. “I’m at the point now, I’m tired,” Lori said. “I don’t feel good. I’m near the end of my rope. I really am.” From eBay: We don’t...

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Extreme Zipline Over Nepal

Posted by on Jun 25, 2012 | 0 comments

Extreme Zipline Over Nepal

Would you do this? Or should I say, could you do this? Could you do it sober? ZipFlyer Nepal has created the world’s most extreme zipline adventure. Climbing the Himalayas is widely considered to be one of the toughest tests of a mountaineer’s strength and endurance. Coming down the Himalayas via the ZipFlyer is also a test of nerves. The ZipFlyer Nepal takes thrill-seekers over...

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Here’s the Catch!

Posted by on Jun 23, 2012 | 0 comments

Here’s the Catch!

How important is this to you and me? Not very. How COOL is this? Extremely! Watching the video counts as a mark toward your education in physics, just in case you need to justify the time you spend watching. This guy catches a golf ball initially driven at 180 m.p.h. WHILE driving a car. In order to get extra credit in your physics education, watch the second video about how it was achieved. SEE...

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Blink 182 Pickup Lines

Posted by on Jun 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Blink 182 Pickup Lines

Trouble getting a date? Try using song lyrics on strangers. For Blink 182’s video contest to advertise for their European tour,¬†¬†tommycanpictureit¬†created this video. He uses lyrics from various Blink 182 songs to try to pick up chicks. See his success rate…...

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Preserved Puss Piloted Successfully

Posted by on Jun 5, 2012 | 0 comments

Preserved Puss Piloted Successfully

Quick! To the Orvillecopter! We all mourn and honor our deceased loved ones in different ways. Creating a taxidermied aircraft is not one of the first things I would have done with my dead cat. The cat helicopter was conceived by Dutch artist Bart Jansen, and debuted for the public at the KunstRai ArtFair in Amsterdam that ended Sunday. Jansen calls his creation the Orvillecopter and describes...

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