Archive for the ‘Bizzare’ Category

Man—what a night, huh? Can you believe Mickey Rourke showed up wearing an iridescent homburg, four wallet chains, and the grille from a Ford Focus? And then, of course, there was that surprising upset! That conceived-on- peyote dance number! And that woman in the unflattering dress!    What was she thinking?   Okay, you caught […]


Hey, is there anywhere to get a decent cup of coffee around here? Oh, come on. Don’t look so sad. When we’re in the mood for a twenty-four-ounce cup of pumpkin-pie-flavored Cool Whip, a Feist CD covered in mocha fingerprints, a possibly exaggerated memoir by a former child soldier, and some customer “service” that denies […]


Two men, both seriously ill, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs. His bed was next to the room’s only window. The other man had to spend all his time flat on his back. […]


Quake III Arena mods…how we do love thee. This user-made Simpsons map, accurate to every incredible detail, is by far the best Simpsons game ever made. We felt somewhat disturbed by the happy theme music playing while stalking the Simpson’s home at shotgun-point, with no one at home…but then, midway through, various Springfield folks pop […]


Dog Saves Dog

07Dec08

The Spanish language video “Dog saves road-injured dog,” uploaded to video service LiveLeak, features a dog saving an injured dog from the middle of a busy highway. The injured dog lay limp on the road after it had been struck by passing vehicles. The video shows another dog dragging the injured dog across the highway, […]


Facebook’s 120 million users are being targeted by a virus dubbed “Koobface” that uses the social network’s messaging system to infect PCs, then tries to gather sensitive information such as credit card numbers. It is the latest attack by hackers increasingly looking to prey on users of social networking sites. “A few other viruses have […]


The first pictures of burned-out rooms at a luxury Mumbai hotel where terrorists were holed up for three days were released today after the siege ended. The shocking images emerged after crack troops killed the remaining three insurgents at the five-star Taj Mahal after a fierce one-hour gun battle. At least 195 people were killed […]