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Video Games IRL of the Day: Vigilante Mario Brothers Bring Water to Poor in Italy

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Italians who can't pay their utility bills are getting help from an unlikely source: Super Mario. Wearing Mario masks and blue overalls, a group of vigilante plumbers from Rome have been turning the water back on in homes after utility...Show More Summary

Teamwork of the Day: Watch These Four Guys Hammer Like it’s Their Job

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

It's like that carnival game, but with no prizes, just a feeling of accomplishment and probably a backache.

Epic Battle of the Day: Drones and RC Cars Fight to Save Teddy Bear

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

This is what drones were really made for. Visual effects team Corridor Digital has produced an action packed video about a bunch of Parrot drones and remote controlled cars battling "battery bandits" to save the life of their teddy bear...Show More Summary

Cameo of the Day: George Clooney in ‘Downton Abbey’

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

There's a new face in Downtown Abbey, and he looks like he's been using plenty of Dapper Dan. George Clooney will be making an appearance in a special mini episode of the show as part of a fundraiser for ITV called Text Santa. A very...Show More Summary

Quote of the Day: Stephen Hawking Wants to Be a Bond Villain

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking already has a new movie about his life, but maybe in the near future we will also see him in a work of fiction opposite 007. "My ideal role would be a baddie in a James Bond film. I think theShow More Summary

Tutorial of the Day: How to Remove Your Movember Mustache

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Yup, it's December already. That means it's time to shave all that hair off of your face that you spent the entire month of November nurturing and Instagramming. Electrical engineer Mehdi Sadaghdar demonstrates how - or more like how...Show More Summary

Nightmare Fuel of the Day: Muppet Show Parody Uses Corpses as Puppets

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

The Muppets are so lovable and innocent… until they kill us all and use our lifeless bodies as playthings. Here's what it might be like if the roles were reversed in the intro to "The Muppet Show," with them putting their furry little...Show More Summary

Ad of the Day: Smelly Santa Wakes Up Kids on Christmas Eve

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Whether you want to admit it or not, everybody poops - including Santa Claus - but that doesn't mean we need a visual. In their latest viral ad, toilet spray maker Poo-Pourri imagines Christmas Eve in the worst way possible, with Santa on the John and his bathroom odor waking up three young British girls. Poo puns aplenty here.

Math of the Day: Sesame Street’s The Count Reads Pi to 10,000 Decimal Places

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Youtube user Crysknife007 (purveyor of "ambient geek sleep aids and other eccentric long videos") has created a true monster out of your favorite Sesame Street vampire, with audio of The Count reading every digit of Pi out 10,000 decimal...Show More Summary

Oops of the Day: ‘People’ Accidentally Pubs Kirk Douglas Obit

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Unbeknownst to Kirk Douglas, "People Magazine" killed him this weekend. No, Douglas is not dead, but the magazine gave everyone a scare on Sunday by posting his death notice a little bit early. The publication had his pre-written obituary ready, as most news sites do with celebrities, but the article (dated Sept. Show More Summary

Short Film of the Day: 'Wanderers' Imagines Future in Space

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

A new short film by Swedish artist Erik Wernquist uses audio from Carl Sagan's 1994 book "Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space" and original animations to visualize what life might be like after Earth. Wernquist based...Show More Summary

Tribute of the Day: Man Reveals He is Spider-Man in Obituary

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Aaron Purmort discovered he had a terminal brain tumor soon after he met his wife, Nora McInerny. Since the diagnosis, they have been sharing details of their struggle with the world through their blog And before...Show More Summary

WTF of the Day: ISIS Shares Recipe for Pancakes

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

As part of their initiative to recruit women, ISIS has released a recipe for pancakes. Earlier this year, the terrorist group established a finishing school called "Al-Zawra," to attract women to the cause who are "interested in explosive...Show More Summary

Animals of the Day: Baby Bats Rolled Up Like Burritos

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Never before have little flying demons looked so cute. After losing their mother in the extreme heat event in Australia, these baby bats were rescued and taken in by the Australian Bat Clinic for rehabilitation. Part of their care involves swaddling them in tiny blankets and giving them tiny pacifiers until they are old enough to go back out into the wild.

Cold Case of the Day: Cop Stops Man Because Hands Were in Pockets

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

This video brings a whole new meaning to the word "freeze." A Michigan man named Brandon McKean went out for a stroll on Thanksgiving, when a police officer approached him for "making people nervous." So what exactly was he doing that...Show More Summary

Protest of the Day: St. Louis Rams Players Raise Arms in Solidarity for Ferguson

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

A few players on the St. Louis Rams decided to hold a little protest of their own on Sunday, prior to their game against the Oakland Raiders, by entering the field with their arms up to show support for the protesters in Ferguson. Tavon...Show More Summary

Links of the Day: What You Might Have Missed Thanksgiving Weekend

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

We are thankful that this girl (above) doesn't understand how turkeys are born. [Nerissa Hawkinson] Obama's daughters appeared less than enthused about the annual turkey pardon, and one GOP staffer publicly shamed them for it. [Gawker] This guy covered his roommate's entire bedroom in tin foil while he was away for the holiday. Show More Summary

Viral Video of the Day: ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ Trailer Recreated with Legos

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

Now that you've had time to digest the new trailer for "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," here it is one more time… but using only Legos. Youtube user Snooperking recreated the trailer shot for shot with the blocks, including that dangerous-looking cross lightsaber.

First Look of the Day: AMC Airs New Clip From ‘Better Call Saul’

3 weeks agoOdd : The Daily What

"Breaking Bad" junkies were in for a little treat Sunday, when AMC premiered a new teaser for the spin-off series centered around the quirky criminal lawyer Saul Goodman. The show, starring Bob Odenkirk, is set six years before SaulShow More Summary

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