Save the Children UK put together this shocking “Second a Day” video to raise awareness for the Syrian Children Refugee Crisis project and to demonstrate how war can turn any child’s life upside-down. YouTube description: A young girl’s life gets turned upside-down in this tragic second a day video. Could this ever happen in the […]Read more "The Horror of War Could Happen to Any Child"
Video created by the Omega Point Project. |Via|Read more "Thought-Provoking Speech by the Late Alan Watts: What is Wrong with Our Culture"
At the 2012 Summer Olympics, McKayla Maroney placed second in vaulting. Displeased that she didn’t win gold, she made an expression on the podium and her scowl quickly went viral. On Nov. 15th, her and other U.S. Olympic gymnasts were invited to the White House, where the photo to top all ‘not impressed’ photos was […]Read more "Obama And McKayla Are Not Impressed"
So, if you’ve been following life today (Jan 18/12), you’ve heard by now that Wikipedia is on a 24 hour strike/blackout. So are a bunch of other sites (such as reddit.com, wordpress.com and boingboing.net). Here’s a video to give you an idea of what’s going on. SOPA = Stop Online Piracy Act. PIPA = Protect-IP. […]Read more "What are SOPA and PIPA?"
Vermin Supreme and the clip below are real, and he’s campaigning to run for President. This is Supreme’s third time in the New Hampshire primary, his second as a Democrat. I can’t take this man seriously, I just can’t put my finger on why.. From HuffPost: “Yes, he’s running for president; yes, he’s real; and […]Read more "Vote for This Man, Get a Free Pony"
From the “$#*! I bookmarked and forgot to post” file comes those PowerBalance bracelets that at least one of your friend’s wears. Yeah, it’s just another..if you believe in what you’re being sold, then psychologically, you’ll believe that you’re feeling a difference when you use this product. AKA, the placebo effect. Basically, there was a […]Read more "PowerBalance Admits Their Wristbands Are A Scam"
Note to self: Get full coverage on rental car if visiting Vilnius, Lithuania. (Via: Jalopnik)Read more "Mayor Uses Tank To Run Over Illegally Parked Car"
Point proven. An NYC cyclist made this video of himself biking around without leaving the bike lane, instead crashing into any obstacle that was blocking it. 1:58 (into the truck) and the end (cop car), very nice. (Via: BoingBoing)Read more "Kamikaze NYC Cyclist: Ticket For Not Riding In The Bike Lane"
I haven’t even bought it yet and I’m already excited to read it, although I’ll probably get more angry when I see the politics involved (as Wasdin says in the interview below). The main story revolves around the Battle of Mogadishu (1993), which you may have some knowledge about already if you’ve seen Black Hawk […]Read more "SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper"
NSFW, all of them. A friend recently introduced me to Kassem G interviews and I haven’t been able to stop watching them since. Kassem G for Governor of California! California on Canada: California on Bieber: California on Tattoos: California on Ireland: (Via: KassemG)Read more "Kassem G, Interviewer: California On.."