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Customer Service of the Day: Time Warner Cable Changes Woman’s Name to C-Word

This is seriously starting to get old. A woman in Orange County, California is the latest victim of an offensive name-changing incident by a customer service rep at a cable company. Esperanza Martinez was using a live chat feature online...Show More Summary

Laziness of the Day: Drone Delivers Cigarettes to Men Through Window

Welcome to the future! Now you don’t even have to leave the comfort of your own home to get your nicotine fix. Watch as a drone does all the legwork for these guys, flying a pack of cigarettes straight into their window. No exercise required. Show More Summary

Discovery of the Day: Scottish Man Finds ‘Lost’ Sherlock Holmes Short Story in Attic

First we get a sequel to “To Kill a Mockingbird” and now we have more Sherlock Holmes. A previously “unseen” short story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle featuring the detective and his sidekick Watson has been unearthed in a man’s attic in Scotland. Show More Summary

Links of the Day: What You Missed This Week

Khal Drogo is the new Aquaman. [Zack Snyder] John Oliver has only been back on TV for 2 episodes and he is already in a Twitter war with the president of Ecuador and launching a social media campaign against big tobacco. [Last Week Tonight]...Show More Summary

Parody of the Day: What If ‘Birdman’ Was About Big Bird?

Sesame Street just got a little more existential. The Oscar-nominated film “Birdman” stars Michael Keaton as Riggan Thomson, who hears voices from the comic book character that rose him to stardom. In this new parody, “Big Birdman (or...Show More Summary

Music Critics of the Day: ISIS Burns Drums Because They are ‘Un-Islamic’

ISIS has released new images of their terrorist group burning a pile of drums in Libya, because the instruments were deemed “un-Islamic.” A message included with the photos read “Hesbah seized these un-Islamic musical instruments inShow More Summary

Animal of the Day: Pug Acts Out the 2015 Best Picture Oscar Nominees

With only a few days left before the 87th Annual Academy Awards, you’ve probably watched at least a few if not all of the Best Picture nominees. But you’ve never seen them like this. One pug puppy has recently given the performance of...Show More Summary

Martial Artist of the Day: 3-Year-Old Karate Kid Recites Student Creed

Meet Sophie Wong, the most badass 3-year-old karate kid ever. Watch as she recites the student creed in the cutest possible way during the Tiny Champions class at Premier Martial Arts Leeds in the U.K. She may not know all the words,...Show More Summary

Art of the Day: Street Artist Erects Oscar Snorting Coke Sculpture in LA

It’s Oscar time, and that means lots of drugs, at least according to the anonymous, LA-base street artist Plastic Jesus. His latest work is a life-size sculpture of Oscar snorting coke on his knees on Hollywood Boulevard. On the base...Show More Summary

Haircut of the Day: The Internet Loves Kim Jong-un’s Trendy New Trapezoid Look

Supreme leader and former Sony CEO Kim Jong-un has unveiled a new do, just in time for Fashion Week, and the world can’t stop talking about it. It’s similar to his previous cut, but longer and much more “trapezoid.” His eyebrows, which...Show More Summary

Photos of the Day: 5 Images Showing How Cold It Has Been This Week

Is it Summer yet? The United States has been experiencing some record cold temperatures recently – particularly the Northeast – thanks to what meteorologists are calling the “Siberian Express.” Because every weather system needs a “fun” name. Show More Summary

Campaign of the Day: South African Comedians Give People Drive-By Haircuts to #StopTheKnot

Derick Watts & The Sunday Blues from Cape Town are sick of what they call a “douchey” new trend in men’s hair: the top knot. It’s basically a man bun that’s a bit smaller and sits on the top of your head. “It’s tiny. It’s like you’re...Show More Summary

Nightmare Fuel of the Day: Missing Clown Found in Sex Offender’s House

Louie the clown used to play the Wurlitzer organ at the Joyland amusement park in Wichita, Kansas, but he disappeared in 2005 (presumably to sneak into your room at night and watch you sleep). After 10 years, police in Kansas finally...Show More Summary

APB of the Day: Kentucky Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Queen Elsa

Do you wanna build a snowman, in jail? The Harlan City Police Department in Kentucky issued an arrest warrant on Wednesday (via Facebook) for Queen Elsa from “Frozen,” blaming her on all the terrible weather. All points bulletin!!! HPD has issued an arrest warrant for Queen Elsa of Arendelle. Show More Summary

Surprise of the Day: This Little Boy is Not What He Seems

“What time is it, boy?” asks the man behind the camera. Time for a big surprise. Kids grow up so fast, don’t they? The post Surprise of the Day: This Little Boy is Not What He Seems appeared first on The Daily What.         Related Stories...Show More Summary

ID of the Day: Colombian Teacher Changes Name to Entire Alphabet

Meet Ladyzunga Cyborg, or should we say Abcdefg Hijklmn Opqrst Uvwxyz. A 36-year-old teacher from Colombian has officially changed her name to all 26 letters of the alphabet, because why not? It took about 2 years battle the Colombian...Show More Summary

Animal of the Day: ‘Cecil’ the Sea Lion Kicks Back With Family on Kayak

Best vacation ever? Rodney and Lisa Gist were out kayaking with their kids last weekend in Santa Barbara, when a furry little pirate hijacked their ship. The scoundrel sea lion climbed aboard and proceeded to snuggle up with Rodney as he paddled the boat. Show More Summary

Tech of the Day: An Inside Look at Japan’s Underground Bike Parking System

Japan is ahead of us in a lot of ways when to comes to technology, particularly with their freakish human-like robots. They also have a really cool underground bike parking system. Instead of everyone locking their bikes up on the sidewalk...Show More Summary

Prank of the Day: Guys Wear Squeaky Shoes at Dog Park

Dogs love all things that squeak, so if you are wearing some squeaky toys, they are going to love you. Although their owners might get a little peeved. In this new prank, the guys from JStuStudios head into a dog park wearing squeaky...Show More Summary

Music Video of the Day: Pussy Riot’s First English Song is a Tribute to Eric Garner

Pussy Riot, the Russian feminist punk band famously arrested for protesting at a cathedral in Moscow, have taken up a different cause in their latest music video. “I Can’t Breathe” is their first song in English, and it pays tributeShow More Summary

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