March 18, 2011
Air France Faces Manslaughter Charges for 2009 Crash
PARIS -- A French judge filed preliminary charges Friday against Air France over a 2009 crash that killed all 228 people aboard a jet that plunged into the Atlantic Ocean. Air France CEO Pierre-Henri Gourgeon said the decision is "unfounded."
Boobs Too Big To Be Real
Do people really think that having bowling balls for breasts is attractive? Apparently, they do.
Rebecca Black on Her New Song: “It Does Not Have to Do with Weekdays”
Rebecca Black refuses to be a one hit wonder! The 13-year-old singer turned viral video sensation launched to stardom with her debut single “Friday” and is already writing her second song. So what will it be about?
‘Wonder Woman’ Star Adrianne Palicki Suit up in First Photo!
NBC's new television reboot of Wonder Woman has started production and now the first photo of Adrianne Palick in costume has been revealed! OK! NEWS:
Clover from FOD Team, Dannyjelinek, Whetzell, and Manasewitsch
A cautionary tale about four leaf clovers.
Fake Trees Breath Real CO2
So pretty. When Boston asked for designs that could bring the benefits of real trees to the inner city without all the soil and water and waiting, a Parisian group came up with these Treepods.
How the Knicks Won Last Night
How did Lohan help the Knicks win? Did she steal their opponents’ hoop & backboard or something?
Every Mission To Mars Ever
A beautiful infographic detailing the results of every Mars mission ever attempted. We're getting there! (Click through for larger.)
The artist known as Boneface did a series of illustrations with effed up and vibrantly bleeding superheroes. There's something strangely gratifying about seeing Robin with his ass beat.
What Does A Bear Using A Urinal Have To Do With A Wetsuit?
That's not the set up to a joke, but a legitimate question regarding an eBay auction for a used wetsuit. The listing for the wetsuit prominently and curiously displayed a picture of a bear using a urinal. The eBay auctioneer explained himself thusly...
Red Cross Samurai
Darin Furukawa, a volunteer for the Red Cross in Los Angeles, dressed up as a samurai while gathering donations to aid relief efforts in Japan. Nerdy and noble, all at once. Here are some links where you can also contribute to the cause.
50 Unexplainable Black & White Photos
A collection of the most confusing/unexplainable photos from my Tumblr blog, Black & WTF.
A telenovela about a dysfunctional advertising agency, revolving around a plucky junior copywriter in a wheelchair and the raging executive who accuses her of stealing bananas. This is, of course, not a real show. But after lines like "You think you're so cool with your fixie wheelchair," you wish to God that it was.
20 Hamsters At Capacity
For such small critters, their cheeks have a pretty high capacity for storage. Honestly, it’s a miracle they can unpack everything they've put in.
Jersey Shore Trap
An equal and opposite reaction to the Hipster Trap. Spotted outside of a New York City bar, this spring-loaded snare contains Drakkar Noir cologne, bronzer, a schedule for the Long Island Railroad, PATH tickets, hair gel and a gold chain. If she were caught in one, Snooki would gnaw her own leg off.
Ex-Gay iPhone App
Exodus International, a Christian ministry that specializes in helping people "leave homosexuality" to become "former homosexuals," has an iPhone application available for download in Apple's App Store. Ugh. There's an app for that. No word yet from Apple on why this doesn't violate their ban on apps that "contain hateful/violent/offensive content."
Peeps Recreate Wisconsin Protests
A delicious diorama entitled "The Peeple vs. Scott Walker." Activism has never been so sweet.
Obligatory Facebook joke goes here. For the annual Dutch Book Week, artist Souverein crafted the faces behind famous biographies. Each bust was created using actual pages from the book about their subject.
The Rebecca Effect
Starting now, Thursday was not yesterday and tomorrow is not Saturday. Party's over. Turn off the lights. Management has changed the days of the week, so this has run its course. Go home people, go home.
Rebecca Black Cereal
If Kellog's were smart, they'd actually make this. Friday-Os? Black Loops? Arkle Jacks? If you've mercifully been spared the context, but would like know what the hell this is about, listen at your own peril.
Rebecca Black's Good Morning America Interview
Tween pop legend, Rebecca Black, gets her first national interview on GMA.
'Friends with Benefits' Trailer: Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis Get Naked (VIDEO)
Did you hear about the movie about friends having unattached sex, starring the girl from "Black Swan"? No, not that one.