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Huge grouper fish gobbles four-foot shark in single bite

5 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

Gimbb14, fishing off the coast of Florida near Bonita Springs, caught a black tip shark at least four feet long. As he tried to reel it in, however, a grouper emerges from the deep to claim his prize.

David Letterman Pays Tribute to His Old Friend Robin Williams on the ‘Late Show’

17 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

David Letterman paid tribute to his old friend Robin Williams on a recent episode of the Late Show. Letterman spent ten touching minutes reflecting on the amazing life of the late comedian and actor while also talking about some of the special moments that they both shared while starting off in their careers.

Completely Rational Sentences You Could Say Today That Would Sound Crazy 20 Years Ago

17 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(Through Time t-shirt now on sale at the NeatoShop) At Ask Reddit, nepat1248 asks: What is a completely rational sentence you could speak today, that if you said 20 years ago, people would think you were insane? This is a fun question! Many people offered references to how technology has changed our daily lives. Show More Summary

This Morning In the Ice Bucket Challenge: Pedro Pascal, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Creepy Ronald McDonald (??), And More - “Plant a tree for Groot”

17 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Look at Vin Diesel, bringing cinematography to his Ice Bucket Challenge! Also in today's roundup: Zoe Saldana, Emma Stone, Sophie Turner, Pedro Pascal, James Gunn, Ben Affleck, an extremely intense Dulé Hill, and... Ronald McDonald? Please. Corporate mascots. Can we not?

Hyperlapse Video of Portuguese Coastal Areas Lisbon and Sesimbra

14 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Ukrainian filmaker Kirill Neiezhmakov has created some lovely video of Portugal areas Lisbon and Sesimbra, utilizing time-lapse and hyperlapse techniques to explore the ins and outs of the coastal locales. The video, shot in May 2014, is set to the song “World Looking In” by Morcheeba. via Vimeo Staff Picks

A Reality Show Spoof Where Julia Louis-Dreyfus Tries Pawning Her Emmy to Bryan Cranston & Aaron Paul

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

The Television Academy has released “Barely Legal Pawn“, a reality show spoof put together by Audi where actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus tries pawning her Emmy to business partners Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul. The beloved Breaking Bad duo, Cranston and Paul, are both unsure about striking a deal with Julia since a Drama Emmy is much […]

Earl Sweatshirt rips Taylor Swift, this week’s cultural appropriation champion

yesterdayOdd : Death and Taxes

Taylor Swift released a new single and video on Monday for "Shake It Off" and—surprise!—it incorporates all kinds of uncomfortable cultural appropriation.

Foo Fighters' Response to Ice Bucket Challenge is a Horror Show

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

YouTube Link At this point we've seen about all we can take of people responding to the ice bucket challenge in support of the ALS Association. Perhaps Dave Grohl and the other Foo Fighters anticipated this, and projected the terror inward, resulting in this horror film parody. Dave, go to your closet and ask to be forgiven! Via Viral Viral Videos.

Jia on the Difference Between ALS and Ferguson

yesterdayOdd : The Hairpin

by Michelle Markowitz As we wake up to news of more arrests and another tense night of protests in Ferguson, Jia's beautiful and honest piece on the difference between ALS Ice Bucket Challenges and what is happening in Ferguson, Missouri...Show More Summary

A new trailer is out for the 'Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story' and Screech lands a punch!

yesterdayOdd : Happy Place

Situation is seriooooooooous. LIfetime has come out with a second trailer for the Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story called "Blood, Sweat, and Raging Teen Hormones," and this one has 100% more fake Screech yelling "I'm not Screech!"...Show More Summary

Don Pardo (1918-2014), Legendary NBC Announcer and the Distinctive Voice of ‘Saturday Night Live’

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

Dominick George “Don” Pardo, the longtime radio and television announcer for NBC whose illustrious career included such shows as Saturday Night Live, The Price is Right and Jeopardy, has passed away in Tuscon, Arizona. He was 96 years old. Rest in Peace Mr. Pardo. Your distinctive and beautiful voice will be missed. image via IMDB […]

Watch a Heroic Truck Driver Save a Baby and Her Grandma from a Fiery Explosion

2 days agoOdd : Neatorama

(Video Link) David Fredericksen is a professional truck driver. While taking his big rig through southern Mississippi on interstate highway I-10, he saw a huge explosion in front of him. The video above is a selection from his dashboard camera recording of the incident. Show More Summary

Tom Hanks’ App Wants to Turn Your iPad Into a Typewriter, and It’s Dominating the App Store - Yes. That Tom Hanks.

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Hanx Writer is an app that turns your iPad into a typewriter, or at least it gives you the feel of using one. The app is free, but offers in-app purchases to unlock different typewriter skins. Are there really that many iPad users with fond memories of old typewriters? Apparently so. Hanx Writer is sitting at the top of the App Store after its first week.

5 Things You Should At Least Pretend To Know Today - August 19, 2014

yesterdayOdd : Happy Place

1. Barack Obama Sending Eric Holder Down To Ferguson To Shut All You People Up Already President Barack Obama is hoping that you will stop pointing fingers at him and demanding that he do something about the insanely and unnecessarily...Show More Summary

A guy who lost his fantasy league had to create this awesomely embarrassing calendar.

2 days agoOdd : Happy Place

Never underestimate the heart of a loser. (via) Anyone in a fantasy football league knows that winning is a big deal. Losing, however, is usually pretty easy. You're out a hundred bucks or so, which seems like a small price to pay for something that can make a game between the Browns and the Jaguars feel like the Super Bowl. Show More Summary

Seven Deadly Catsins

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

Game designer and illustrator Marija Tiurina gives lives -- sixty-three of them to be exact --to the traditional deadly sins. But instead of humans, cats are the creatures that embody them. The artist explains her thought process: "Deadly sins are quite symbolic and interesting. Show More Summary

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