Amish couple makes kettle corn the old fashioned way. The Internet can’t stop watching the video

Before you read any further, picture a kettle corn stand with a roaring fire, roasting the kernels to perfection. Now close your eyes. You could smell it, couldn’t you? You could almost taste the caramelized sugar around the satisfyingly crunchy pieces, the enormous bag in your hands seeming nearly impossible to finish. It’s one […]

Man Snaps Photos Of People Going To Work For 9 Years To Reveal How People Change Over Time

Danish photographer, Peter Funch, spent nine years taking photos outside of Grand Central Station in New York. He photographed the same commuters, at the same time of day, walking their same morning route. Peter released his catalog of photos from this project in a book called ’42nd and Vanderbilt.’ The pictures were taken between […]

The Painful Reality Of Being Catcalled As A Sexual Assault Survivor

It’s my first work trip as a Real Adult With A Salary, or whatever. I’m in Las Vegas, which is the least “me” place there could be, as a health-conscious and environmentally-conscious urban planner and yoga teacher. But other 20-somethings at the conference are seemingly having a blast with their also young coworkers. I […]

40 Deep Questions To Ask If You Really Want To Get To Know Someone

1. What’s your philosophy in life? 2. What’s the one thing you would like to change about yourself? 3. Are you religious or spiritual? 4. Do you consider yourself an introvert or an extrovert? 5. Which parent are you closer to and why? 6. What was the best phase in your life? 7. What was the worst phase in your life? […]

Why We’ll Always Be Closest To The People Who Knew Us When We Were Young And Reckless

In our youth, friendships are much more like love affairs. They come on passionately, intensely, strong. We meet someone whose mind matches ours and get lost in a world of our own making. We speak a different language with our friends when we are young – made up of our histories, our stories, our […]

Man survives on urine, beer & crackers for 2 days in Arizona desert (PHOTOS)

After two days alone in the wilderness, Mick Ohman had almost given up hope. He had recorded a farewell video message to his family having spent the past two days fighting dehydration by drinking beer and even his own urine. “If you find this phone and I didn’t do so well, please tell my sisters […]

The 7 strangest things the Curiosity rover beamed back from Mars (PHOTOS/VIDEOS)

It’s five years to the day since NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover touched down on the surface of Mars – a staggering 248 million kilometers (154 million miles) from Earth. Curiosity has many a space nerd hooked to its updates, providing huge quantities of images and data to trawl through, and inspiring endless speculation over […]

Man ‘too black’ for soap dispenser as diversity in tech comes under spotlight (VIDEO)

A video of a black man unsuccessfully trying to get soap from an automatic dispenser has gone viral amid claims that the tech devices struggle with racial diversity. Chukwuemeka Afigbo, based in Lagos, Nigeria shared the footage on his social media accounts. The video opens with a white man getting soap from the dispenser. A […]

1,069 dancing robots break Guinness World Record in China (VIDEO)

A cluster of 1,069 robots set a new Guinness World Record for the most humanoid machines dancing simultaneously. The synchronised machines pulled off the jaw dropping performance in Guangzhou, Guangdong, breaking the previous held record of 1,007 bopping bots. The dynamic show was created by Chinese company, WL Intelligent Technology Co. Ltd, which programmed the robots, […]

Apocalyptic cloud haunts Brazilian town (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Residents of a Brazilian town were stunned by the appearance of a strange, menacing-looking cloud Thursday evening, leading some to wonder if it spelled the beginning of something far more sinister. At first look the obscure cloud resembles a meteorite trail or tornado, frozen in time, seconds before the impending doom. At second glance,it […]

#PutinShirtlessChallenge: Topless torso flash mob goes viral

Russian web guru Pavel Durov has called on males of all ages to take off their shirts and show off their burly torsos, following Vladimir Putin’s recent fishing trip to Siberia. Durov’s flash mob #PutinShirtlessChallenge went viral in no time. “My Instagram had to seriously step up the game to keep up with the […]

Rough justice? Swedish prisoners protest coarse toilet paper

Violent inmates being held at a Swedish prison which allows them to ponder their crimes while unwinding in a sauna are butt-hurt over ‘rough toilet paper.’ A notification of the inmates’ unusual complaint has been sent to the Ombudsman for Justice, according to SVT news. The complaint implies that due to the stress of incarceration […]

North Korea’s ‘Hunting Yankee’ game lets players kill US marines (PHOTOS)

North Korean gamers have been given an indication of what it’s like fight an American soldier following the release of the first-person shooter ‘Hunting Yankee.’ Details about the developer of the game have not been released. However, screenshots from the shoot ‘em up show how players are encouraged to kill enemies styled as US marines. North […]

9-Year-Old Boy Applies For NASA Job as ‘Guardian of the Galaxy’
9-Year-Old Boy Applies For NASA Job as ‘Guardian of the Galaxy’

When NASA recently announced it’s looking for a planetary protection officer, Jack Davis figured he was just the guy for the job. After all, he already calls himself the “Guardian of the Galaxy.” Jack, a 9-year-old from New Jersey, summarized his qualifications in an Aug. 3 letter to NASA. “I may be nine but I […]

Restaurant has one-drink policy for customers with children
Restaurant has one-drink policy for customers with children

A New York restaurant will serve only one drink to parents if their children are with them. Peddler’s Bar and Grille, located in Clifton Park, New York, says it won’t serve an alcoholic drink to adults who are driving with children. “I could never live with myself knowing that I killed somebody driving,” manager Melissa […]

The Virtue of Forgiveness and Generosity

As a proverb goes: “No one is perfect. Everyone makes mistakes.” Even people known for outstanding merits are not immune to making mistakes. Thus, it is perplexing if someone cannot tolerate others’ mistakes. If a person always blames everyone else but himself whenever there is a dispute, he will make enemies. It is almost impossible […]

When This Barber Was Quoted £1000 For The New Shop Floor He Decided To Cover It With 70,000 Pennies Instead  

When a barber shop owner, Rich Holtham, got an estimate of £1000 for the new shop floor, he decided he can do better. So instead, he exchanged 700 pounds to 70,000 pennies and covered the whole floor with them. “We wanted a new floor but the cost of getting it done was expensive and we […]

Texas Man Cleared of Killing 2-Year-Old Daughter After Son, 7, Confesses
Texas Man Cleared of Killing 2-Year-Old Daughter After Son, 7, Confesses

A Texas man was cleared of killing his 2-year-old daughter, after his 7-year-old son admitted to causing the death. Anthony Michael Sanders, 33, was accused of smothering daughter Ellie Mae Sanders to death in their Fort Worth-area home on Dec. 12, 2015. Investigators pinned the crime on him, believing that he held his hand over […]