So, There’s A Ghost Town On An Island In The Arctic Ocean. And I Still Can’t Believe What’s There.

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This ghost town was once the Soviet coal-mining settlement of Pyramid. It’s located about 800 miles from the North Pole and it stands empty in the frozen waste. It used to boast nearly 1,000 citizens and now there is only one, a man named Vladimir. It’s located in Norway, on Spitsbergen island in the Arctic […]

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Jon Lovitz: ‘You mess with Israel, they retaliate … TIMES TEN!!!!!’

You mess with Israel, they retaliate… TIMES TEN!!!!! Maybe you should just leave them alone. — Jon Lovitz (@realjonlovitz) November 16, 2012 Comedian Jon Lovitz: Team America, Team Israel. @realjonlovitz Conservative here thanking you for speaking out for America during election and 4 Israel now. I LOVE Rat Race. So funny!! — Sharon Timmons (@squeek1971) […]

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Facebook OK with ‘Kill Kendall Jones’ page, but removes Jones’ hunting pics

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Seriously @facebook? A page advocating MURDER doesn't violate your "standards"? #WHAT #comeonnow #banthepage pic.twitter.com/95GxOC44IP — Matt Woolbright (@reportermatt) July 4, 2014 Facebook has standards. And 19-year-old Kendall Jones’ hunting photos violate those standards, a spokesperson for the social network told Mashable. Specifically, the pictures were deemed to break a rule about “graphic images shared for sadistic […]

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Did US have advance warning of raid on Libyan consulate? Administration denies

RT @RodrigoEBR: JUST IN – America 'was warned of consulate attack in Benghazi but did nothing' http://t.co/vu5jov6J — Matthew Keys (@MatthewKeysLive) September 13, 2012 The Independent is reporting tonight that the United States had advance warning of the raid on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, which killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens. The […]

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President Obama rallies troops for Action August

http://twitter.com/#!/TiredmamainNC/status/359479034796703745 President Obama appeared at a Washington hotel Monday to rally some of his closest supporters as they prepare to kick off “Action August.” Unlike regular August, Action August begins on the 4th, which happens to be the president’s 52nd birthday. Organizing for Action is urging volunteers to use the month to pressure legislators during […]

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Wheaton College granted injunction against contraception mandate

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BREAKING: Sup Ct grants Wheaton College injunctive relief agst compliance w HHS contraception mandate, while underlying case plays out. — Shannon Bream (@ShannonBream) July 3, 2014 Big: SCOTUS just enjoined HHS from enforcing contraception mandate against Wheaton College in emergency order, 6-3: http://t.co/ezMx6d1W3o — Matt Ford (@fordm) July 3, 2014 Wheaton College, an evangelical college in […]

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What This Girl Did With A Box Of Crayons Is Amazing. It Must’ve Taken Forever… But So Worth It.

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Sculpture is an impressive form of visual art. It’s a common belief that the biggest or the busiest sculptures are the best. However, that’s not necessarily true. Small, or even tiny, sculptures can be just as impressive. For example, Seattle-based artist Diem Chau is obsessed with tiny things and her micro sculptures are so impressive, all because of their […]

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These 23 Ad Placements Are So Terrible, But So Hilarious. I Can’t Stop Laughing.

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Creating the perfect advertisement is extremely tricky. Even creating one that is just average (and unoffensive to the majority of people) can be difficult. That’s why the most important creative people at famous advertising firms make so much money. It’s an important job. Convincing people to spend their money isn’t easy. Because of that level of […]

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Buh-bye, Salon.com? Business Insider predicts site will ‘disappear’ next year

http://t.co/xVzeW5TZ will "disappear in 2013" http://t.co/6dFvRRSP Excellent work, @joanwalsh! — Cuffy (@CuffyMeh) June 22, 2012 Salon.com was launched in 1995, but Business Insider suggests the progressive website may not make it through 2013. In a sign that Salon is very close to being shuttered, the company “lost” its CEO and CFO recently. Chief technology officer, Cynthia […]

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