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Archived Since:November 14, 2011

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Ferguson, Missouri Continues To Look Like A War Zone

Whatyouseeaboveiscurrentlywhatishappening inFerguson,Missouri.Itisthefifthnightofprotestsfollowingtheshooting of18-year-oldMichaelBrown,withtheonlypossibledescriptionbeingchaos.LocalpolicehadaskeddemonstratorsnottogatheronWednesdaynShow More Summary

Here’s The Exact Moment Ferguson Police Shot Tear Gas And Rubber Bullets Into A Crowd Of Peaceful Protesters

Asomewhatpeacefulprotestconcerningthedeathof18-year-oldMikeBrownquicklydevolvedintoall-outpandemoniuminFerguson,Missouritonight.Becausesatellitetruckswerenotallowedinthecity,citizenjournaliststooktoliveinternetstreamstodocumenttheevent.Theresultwasthisinsanevideo,capturingtheexactmomentpoliceshotrubberbulletsandteargasintoacrowdofprotesters.

Celebrate Left Hander’s Day With The Most Scientific Southpaw Ranking Of All-Time

Beforetodayisover,youshouldreachouttothemoresinisterpeopleinyourlivesandwishthemahappyholiday.Ofcourse,youmightthinkthatI’mtalkingaboutevilpeople,butI’mactuallyspeakingofthoseofyouwhoareleft-handed,asthewordsinistermeans“left”inLatin,accordingtoasecretwebsitethatIrefertoforfactsandotherrelevantinformation.

‘Frozen’ Meets ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Is The Mashup You Can’t Unsee

WhenDisneymeetsS&M,magichappens.Ok,soyoudidn’taskforit,butsincemashupsseemtobetakingoverasthenextinternetcraze—sorryicebucketchallenge —youmightaswellgiveinandwatchthisdisturbing yetbrilliantmasterpieceaffectionatelydubbed“FiftyShadShow More Summary

These Korean Kids Tried Warheads Candy For The First Time And Their Reactions Are Priceless

Listen,whenIpoppedfiveWarheadsintomymouthinfifthgrade,IKNEWwhatIwasgettingmyselfinto.IKNEWtoexpectlotsofheat,tearsinmyeyes,andastingingfeelingonmytongueforthenextcoupleofhours.IdoubttheseKoreanstudentswereaswell-informedonthecandy’stendencyto“burn”,thustheirpricelessreactionswhentasting‘emforthefirsttime.

Why Did The Chicken Cross The Road? Probably To Ruin Your Rush Hour Commute

Whydidthechickencrosstheroad?PerhapsitwasthefaintsmellofartisanalcheeseandcraftbeersthatledonebravefowltowanderintothemiddleofabusyPortlandstreet.Ormaybethepromiseoflocallygrownveggies?Eitherway,anOregonresidentwasforcedtocallnon-emergencyofficialsMondayeveningbecausetheslow-movingchicken inquestionwascausingabitofatrafficjam.

Watch This Kansas City Police Officer Hilariously Lose A Dance Off With Some Kids

TheKansasCityPoliceDepartmentpostedthisvideoofoneoftheirofficersengagingin(andarguablylosing)adance-offwithsomelocalkids—becauseapparentlyinKansasCitylocalauthoritieshaveabettersenseofhumorthaninChattanooga,Tennessee,whereaparkrangerwasrecentlyfired...Show More Summary

A Few Things You Might Not Know About The ‘Expendables’ Franchise

TheExpendables3‘sbullet-riddledopeningweekendisuponus,andactionmoviesmayneverbethesame—atleastuntilTheExpendables4TheExpendables5comeout.(Yes,therewillbeanExpendables5,I’mcallingitnow.)ThisversionmightnotbequiteasbloodsoakedasthefirsttwowithitsPG-13rating,butwewereluckytogetanRforthesequel.

Justin Bieber Has Been Ordered To Undergo Anger Management Classes

Goodnewsandbadnews.I’llgiveyouthebadnewsfirst:JustinBieber’sMiamidragracingcase isexpectedtowrapupthisafternoon,andBieberissaidtobeacceptingapleadealforalessercharge,escapingjailtime.Boournstothat.However,whenhislawyersappearbeforethejudgetoday(Bieberisnotexpectedtoattendhisownhearing)partofthedealhe’sacceptingwillrequirehimtotakeangermanagementclasses.

Why Are People So Upset Over The Success Of The Ice Bucket Challenge?

Likemostpeople,myFacebookfeediscurrentlyfilledwithvideosofmyshirtlessfriendsandtheirfriendsandfriends’friendsdumpingeverythingfromsaladbowlstoGatoradecoolersfilledwithicewaterovertheirheads.Likealotofpeople,Iinitiallywondered,“WhattShow More Summary

Ronda Rousey Loves Pokémon And You Have Another Reason To Love Ronda Rousey

YoualreadyhavealotofreasonstoloveRondaRousey.She’sgorgeous,she’sthereigningUFCWomen’sBantamweightChampionandcanthrottleyouintohelplessnessinseconds,she’samoviestar,shelovesprowrestlingandwassadwhenTheShieldbrokeup,thelistgoesonandon.Ifyou’reapersonontheInternetlikeme(andI’massumingyouare,becauseyou’rehere),here’sanotherbigone:shelovesandunderstandsthestrugglesofPokémon.

Watch This Giant-Hearted Dog Desperately Try To Save Fish Out Of Water

Thishasbeenabenchmarkmonthforanimalstryingtosaveotheranimals.WhileIwasslightlyskepticaloftheintentionsinthisothervideoofabearrecusingacrow outofwater,Itotallybuythisdogtryingtorescuethesegaspingfishoutofwaterbytryingtonosewaterontothem.AndalthoughIreallyadmireitscaninecompassion,someoneshouldletthisdogknowhowdeliciousthosefishwillbeoncethey’veseentheinsideofafryingpan.

A Teenager Built Compounds To Live Secretly Inside A Texas Walmart For Days

It’slikethatcrappyNataliePortmanmovie cometolife(or,thatChuckMangioneepisode ofKingoftheHill)—a14-year-oldboywentundetectedforfourdayslivinginaCorsicana,TexasWalmart,untilatrailofgarbagefinallyledtohisdiscovery.Theboyhadsetuptwo“campsites”aroundthestore—oneinthestrolleraislebehindthelargeboxesandonebehindthepapertowelsandtoiletpaper.

If You Murder Someone, Don’t Ask Siri Where To Hide The Body

YoushouldNEVERmurderanotherhuman.Evenifyoudon’tbelieveinunforgivablesins,andevenifsomeonestealsyourparkingspoteventhoughyouclearlyhadyourdirectionalon,it’sstillano-no.ButifyouHAVEto“takecareof”someone,youshouldNEVEREVERaskSiriwheretohidethebody.PedroBravoisaFloridamancurrentlyontrialforkillingUniversityofFloridastudentChristianAguilarin2012.

Behold, Every Episode Of ‘House’ Summed Up With A Single GIF

We’veallwatchedourshareofHouseepisodes,eitherduringtheshow’srunorinsyndication.Andwe’vealldeepdownknownthateveryepisodeisprettymuchexactlythesame,butforwhateverreasontheformulaworks.ButnowthankstoasingleGIFr/Funny " target="_blank" target="_blank">that’smakingtheroundsonReddit (andcouldhavebeenontheinternetforyears)whatweallknewjustbecameevenmorepainfullyobvious.

Attention Ladies: You Have To Pass A Virginity Test To Get A Teaching Job In Brazil

Apparently,havinganintacthymenisnowajobrequirement.WomenhopingtobecometeachersinBrazilarenowbeingaskedtoundergogynecologicalexamsinordertoverifythattheyare“healthy.”WorkingintheeducationsystemisacovetedjobintheSouthAmericancountryandtheBraziliangovernmenthasreportedlyrequiredthiskindoftestingsince2012forwomenhopingtoenterthefield.

Jimmy Fallon Parodies Netflix With ‘House Of Cue Cards’ Featuring A Very Special Cameo At The End

JimmyFallon doeshisbestimpersonationofKevinSpacey’sscenerychewingFrankUnderwood inHouseofCueCards.It’satiptopparodyofHouseofCardswithafewotherNetflix showsthrowninforgoodmeasure.MuchliketheBreakingBad parodyfromtheLateNightdays,Fallonstraddlesthelinebetweenfullonparodyandself-deprecation.

Here’s A Guy Trying To Cancel His Comcast Service Before Being Put On Hold Until They Close

ThisvideocomesfromAaronSpain onYouTubeanditshowshimtryingtocancelhisComcast service,butbeingputonhold.Itseemsprettyinnocentfromthatdescription,butchangesquicklyonceyoulearnhe’sbeenonholdforoverthreehoursandtheComcastofficeisclosed:Iwastryingtocancelservice.

Sorry America. The Dude Isn’t Interested In Being A U.S. Senator.

TheinternetmightwantJeffBridgestoworkforthegovernment,buthiswifecertainlydoesn’t.Theaward-winningactor,whosenewfilmTheGiverissettohittheatersthisweekend,won’tbeansweringChange.org’sonlinepetition requestthathebecomeaU.S.SenatorforthShow More Summary

Watch This Grown Up Man Go Off On An Epic Rant After Finding A Mouse Poop In His Lunchable

WegetalotofweirdstuffintheUPROXXtipline,sowhenthisemailcamethroughthisafternoon—accompaniedbyseveralhighresphotosofamouseturdonapieceofcheeseandaYouTubelink —Ialmostdidn’tevenclickonit.ButboyamIgladIdid.Thenoteread:HeyguysgotatipforShow More Summary

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