This is a heartwarming video of several colorblind people experiencing the full spectrum for the first time thanks to a pair of corrective glasses developed by EnChroma. You know, I had a colorblind roommate in college. You could never...Show More Summary
Tig Notaro is one of the most revealing comedians working today, weaving deeply personal details about her life into hilarious and conversational bits about the everyday. But you know what else she's great at? Bird watching. In an alternate...Show More Summary
This is a man who uses these funds to commission and finance terrorist attacks against his own country, and beyond, in the Horn of Africa and across Eastern Africa.
Between drunk Secret Service agents and Eleanor Holmes Norton, maybe we need to give all of Washington a refresher course in how to drive. The D.C. delegate tried and failed to park her car outside the U.S. Capitol Wednesday, and the mess was all captured in the video above. Show More Summary
“Hand-drawn animation with ink, white-out, coffee and collage.” (more…)
Before Kathie's disappeared, "she had told me that Bobby was taking Primal Scream Therapy, and he growled. I never heard him do it, but Kathie would say to me when she was on the phone, ‘He’s doing it now, can you hear him? He’s growling now.’"
The Book of Mojo is a webcomic whose creators hope will become an animated series or feature. The main character, Creepy, is an African-American girl with magic powers; and her unlikely partner, Mojo, is a 7-foot tall man of stone with no memory. Read the rest
There weren’t many constants in Al Capone’s rocky life, but the crime boss had a love of music, and it never wavered. He spent countless hours reclined listening to his phonograph, which cycled through an impressive collection of Italian opera records (Aida by Giuseppe Verdi was a personal favorite). Show More Summary
An interview Wednesday with Cate Blanchett about her new, family-friendly film “Cinderella’ quickly spiraled into a hilarious, hot mess. “This date isn’t going so well,” said Blanchett right off the bat. She sat down with The Project’s...Show More Summary
Self-proclaimed “one-trick pony” filmmaker EchinopsisFreak has created a compilation of dozens of his stunning echinopsis cactus time-lapses, which chart the blooming of beautifully colored flowers set against a stark black backdrop....Show More Summary
London ad agency Dalziel + Pow created a really cool and engaging exhibit for the first Retail Design Expo in the UK that features screen printed illustrations done in digital ink that trigger animations when touched by a user. The exhibit, which was inspired by the firm’s work with a Portuguese children’s clothing company, features […]
In 1984, 83-year-old actress Clara Peller famously asked, "Where's the Beef?" The importance of her inquiry was in no way diminished by the fact that it appeared in an advertisement for Wendy's—people wanted to know the location of the beef. Thanks to the popularity of that ad, Wendy's annual revenue rose by 31 percent. Show More Summary
2014 may just have been the Year Of The Butt, with Meghan Trainor bringing booty back and Kim Kardashian breaking the Internet. Thankfully, though, rear-end trends have spilled over the calendar page and are ever-present in 2015. That's...Show More Summary
During a day at the park, two photographers connect over their love of taking pictures. Vimeo link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
Time-lapse footage of Disneyland construction. YouTube link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
(Video Link) This footage from Guangdong province, China, shows an army recruit learning how to throw a grenade. Summation: he sucks at it. Instead of throwing the grenade over a protective wall, he drops it just a few feet away from where he and his instructor are standing. Show More Summary
In the words of Freddie Mercury, another one bites the dust. On Wednesday, teens all over the world weeped as this generation's favorite boy band One Direction lost a memberZayn Malik left the group "to be a normal 22-year-old who is...Show More Summary
Here are ten killers who according to either eyewitnesses or a court of law preyed upon and killed college women.
I think about my aspirations for everyday life, hoping you’re doing – or at least trying -- the following.
Walk softly and carry a stick that's larger than you are. Vine user Sarah Briggs shared this video of her dog Rohmer carrying a comically oversized stick that, judging by the size of him, Rohmer shouldn't even be able to pick up, let alone run with. Show More Summary