A man climbed to the top of Seattle's iconic Sequoia tree, and refused to come down. Crews brought a ladder truck to the scene after receiving reports of a man stuck in the upper branches of the tall tree, yesterday morning. The fire truck's ladder was extended to within a few feet of the man, [...]
We've all felt this hungover baby's pain at some point.
Smart people are better off with fewer friends. Researchers found that the more social interactions with close friends a person has, the greater their self-reported happiness. Researchers believe this is true because smart people are less likely to spend so much time socializing because they are focused on some other longer term objective. (Washington Post)
A job interview was in progress when a thief grabbed cash from the till at a fast food restaurant. The manager conducting the interview then blocked the door, and the applicant grabbed the thief's arms. Eighteen-year-old Devin Washington got the robber — and the job — at a Popeyes Famous Fried Chicken restaurant in eastern [...]
Cops in Louisville, KY said a man accused of stealing security cameras was caught on video. What the guy didn’t realize is that the security cameras were recording as he ripped them out of the ceiling. The owner of the laundromat said the thief left with four cameras, but the owner said he got some [...]
Hulk Hogan was awarded $115 million by a jury on Friday in his lawsuit against Gawker over the sex tape they released of him. Hogan cried when the jury read their verdicts after nearly six hours of deliberations. The payout is $15 million more than he was asking and punitive damages could still be added [...]
So. Many. Wires. A video was recently unearthed by Thames TV from a British tech show called Database. It’s essentially a techie time capsule to show kids what it was like back in the olden days of computing. Originally aired in 1984, the year the first Macintosh computer was released, the video is the ultimate [...]
The website FailArmy.com posted a seven-minute montage for St. Patrick's Day called the "Funniest Drunk Fails". So in other words, drunk people falling down and hurting themselves.
A woman in her 20’s was taken to the hospital after her car fell four stories out of a parking garage in Towson, MD. It looks like her car went through the wall of the garage and over the side. Her vehicle landed upside down on the sidewalk. Police said the driver wasn’t seriously injured [...]
Obviously it doesn't include EVERY band ever, but this video does a pretty damn good job of summing up the helluva ride rock and roll has had so far.