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The Associated Press Learns the Hard Way that Commas Save Lives

6 days agoOdd : The Daily What

Above you can see the tweet that the Associated Press sent in regards to the bodies of the victims of the MH17 crash. Unfortunately, the grammatical ambiguity of the sentence gave it an entirely different meaning. For reference, here's...Show More Summary

Mystery of the Day: The American Flags Atop the Brooklyn Bridge Were for Some Reason Replaced With White Flags

6 days agoOdd : The Daily What

The motive for the act remains unclear. "At this time, it appears (the act) has no particular nexus to terrorism," Miller said. "This may be somebody's art project, or may be an attempt to make some kind of statement. But it's not clear...Show More Summary

Things Get Seriously Tense When a Phony Soldier in a Fake Uniform Gets Called Out

6 days agoOdd : The Daily What

And the Eagle of Freedom perched itself atop the shoulder of the Lincoln Memorial and uttered, "smdh."

North Korea Has a Problem With This Ridiculous Dance Video Featuring Kim Jong Un

last weekOdd : The Daily What

Citing "a source in China," the Chosun Ilbo reports that "the North feels the clip, which shows Kim dancing and Kung-Fu fighting, 'seriously compromises Kim's dignity and authority.'" The newspaper says that after North Korea asked China to stop the video from spreading, "Beijng was unable to oblige."

Meanwhile, in China: Waitress Wins Argument With Diner by Eating a Cockroach

last weekOdd : The Daily What

From the YouTube description: A Chinese diner was shocked to find a cockroach in his salad but was even more blown away when the waitress he complained to said it was "very normal" and devoured the bug to prove it was safe. Businessman...Show More Summary

You Can't Make This Stuff Up: George Harrison Memorial Tree Killed by Actual Beetles

last weekOdd : The Daily What

The living local monument fell victim to an infestation of insects that couldn't be bested. According to Councilman Tom LaBonge, a new one will be planted in its stead shortly.

Weird Al Finishes His Week of Music Video Releases With an Homage to Crosby, Stills, Nash and Corporate Strategy

last weekOdd : The Daily What

The week of kooky music videos has come to an end, and just like the title of Weird Al's new album, we couldn't help having fun with all of them! The final release, Mission Statement, has some catchy advice on how to successfully run...Show More Summary

Selfie of the Day: This is Literally the Last Place in the World You Want to Take a Happy-Go-Lucky Selfie

last weekOdd : The Daily What

This right here is the selfie that got the internet into a tizzy this weekend. The young girl in question had to defend herself against all kinds of harassment (unsurprisingly) after the picture went viral. According to her, she hadShow More Summary

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