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Return of the Weekend Linkdump

2 hours agoOdd : TYWKIWDBI

Gotta do this. Otherwise the links accumulate and multiply like coathangers in the closet.Video of massive numbers of mullets (fish, not hairdos) becoming prey during their annual migration.An introduction to the Paraguayan "Archives...Show More Summary

Behold the Power of Telekinesis Cat

10 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(Video Link) Fluffy was an ordinary cat. Then, late one night while roaming through the neighborhood, he encountered a crashed alien spaceship. Now he can... do things... with his mind. His power is growing every day. Soon the house cat lifestyle will not be enough for him. Show More Summary

Why Is Coffee More Likely to Spill Than Beer?

14 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

If you walk around with a glass of beer and a glass of coffee, you're more likely to spill your coffee than you beer. Why? 4 physicists think that they have an answer. Alban Sauret, Francois Boulogne, Jean Cappello, and Howard Stone recently presented their findings at a conference. Show More Summary

Someone just made Van Halen's "Runnin' with the Devil" one-million percent more smooth.

20 hours agoOdd : Happy Place

What if his music was as smooth as his style? Van Halen's 1978 classic anthem "Runnin' with the Devil" is undoubtedly one of the greatest rock songs in modern music history. It rocks hard. Actually, one might even say it rocks too hard for everyday listening. Show More Summary

10 Songs For When You Need To Be Less Stressed Out

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

We don't need to juxtapose our various calamities, and collectively decide who among us are "allowed" to be stressed and anxious; the truth is, we're all stressed out about something.

Colorful South American Buses, Part 2

"QUANTUM SHOT" #887 Link - article by Avi Abrams If you are braving some of the riskiest roads, you might as well have a colorful ride!DRB Time-Slice: 1969 Vehicles: Latin America BusesContinuing with our theme from previous 1966 Time-Slice,...Show More Summary

How to Make Doritos-Flavored Mountain Dew at Home

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

“Oh my God!” “What?!” “Do you have to make a mess?” “Science is generally very messy. Yes, you should know that. You can’t make an omelet unless you break a few eggs.” With that, Francis pushes forward to make his own Doritos-flavored Mountain Dew. Show More Summary

How to Make Girl Scout Cookie Shots, Get Drunk

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

Girl Scout Cookies—especially Thin Mints—are delicious! They do, however, have low alcohol content. That’s in sharp contrast to Andrea Romano and Laura Vitto of Mashable, who created this video showing you how to make shots that taste like popular Girls Scout Cookie flavors. Show More Summary

The Jimmy Kimmel and Freddie Wong Martial Arts Battle

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

(Video Link) Late night TV show host Jimmy Kimmel and action filmmaker Freddie Wong are mortal enemies. It’s not that they hate each other so much as they are rivals when it comes to tying neckties. Although the Full Windsor Knot is common, there are a wide variety of necktie knots, such as the Eldredge and the Cape. Show More Summary

Spotlight On Chandelier Earrings, And 7 Affordable Ones You Can Buy

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

The cool thing about these guys, though, is that they’re simple in just the ways my chandelier earrings of yore weren’t.

Bank’s Ads Are Hilariously Transparent

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

(Video Link) “Hello. I’m an actor.” The man in the grey suit doesn’t pretend that he works for Nordnet, a Scandinavian bank. He makes it clear that he’s saying the words on the teleprompter because he’s being paid to do so. This is one of several great ads which doesn’t pretend to reflect the actual people and setting of the promoted company. Show More Summary

‘Antarctica: A Year On Ice’, A Documentary About Human Life in the Coldest Place on Earth

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

Antarctica: A Year On Ice is an upcoming documentary directed by filmmaker Anthony Powell that chronicles a year in the life of human settlements in the coldest place on the planet. Documentary film crews usually only get to visit Antarctica during the few short months of summer. This film includes footage meticulously gathered over 10 […]

Heartwarming Video of the Day: 100-Year-Old Woman Sees Ocean for First Time in Her Life

yesterdayOdd : The Daily What

Ruby Holt spent the majority of her life on a farm in Tennessee, but just before her 101st birthday she finally got to go to the beach. After discovering she had never been, two employees at her assisted living center applied for a grant...Show More Summary

Special screening of ‘Back to the Future’ in London was amazing

yesterdayOdd : Death and Taxes

With its 30th anniversary fast approaching, the legacy of “Back to the Future” remains intact and unperturbed. Special screenings featuring live orchestras and 15 minutes of new music from composer Alan Silvestri were announced for the coming milestone. Show More Summary

News Bloopers of the Day: Snow + Reporters = LOL

yesterdayOdd : The Daily What

Snow news is good news, right? After this week's Snowmageddon in Buffalo, here's a nice collection of snow-related news bloopers to keep you entertained while you thaw.

Weekend Roundup / Open Thread

yesterdayOdd : The Hairpin

by Jazmine Hughes Hell yeah fucking right today's weekend roundup post is a photo of Gushers. We've been talking a lot about self-care around these parts lately; I have a few things I do when I need to recharge, but lately it's beenShow More Summary

‘Two Lands’, Gorgeous Time-Lapse Video of the Landscapes and Skies of Greenland and Iceland

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

“Two Lands” is a short by Los Angeles production company scientifantastic that captures gorgeous time-lapse video of Greenland and Iceland, including their beautiful scenery and the glowing Aurora Borealis overhead. submitted via Laughing Squid Tips

Animal of the Day: Epic Ferret Jump Fail

yesterdayOdd : The Daily What

So sad, yet so cute. Watch this ferret totally try to steal the spotlight from all those clumsy cats. Show 'em how it's done ferret!

Sports Video of the Day: Watch This Boxer Uppercut a Fan

2 days agoOdd : The Daily What

In October, heavyweight boxer Deontay Wilder posted on his Facebook page that he would fight a fan if he got 5,000 followers. Well, it finally happened this week, and Wilder did as promised. Best social media campaign ever?

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