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La Machine: Long Ma

La Machine’s Long Ma is a 50? tall dragon horse puppet that expels fire and steam. The French puppeteers recently put on a show in Beijing featuring Long Ma and their other famous puppet, the giant spider La Princesse.

Game Over: Barry Bonds Divorce Finally Finalized

Groupies start your engines… Barry Bonds And Ex Wife Elizabeth Watson Bonds Finalize Their Divorce Another baller matrimony-dom bites the dust! According to TMZ reports: Barry Bonds is a single man again … no asterisk needed … because his marriage

Global Quickies: Bad Judgement, Catholic Antivaxxers, and a Dictator’s Quest for Longevity

Categories: Anti-Science Feminism Quickies Religion Skepticism NIGERIA Dr Adadevoh is being widely praised for helping prevent a more devastating Ebola outbreak in Nigeria, now declared free of the virus. She diagnosed and kept in the hospital... (Read more...)

Make Life Better, for Yourself and Others

Can we feel better about ourselves if we take time to cheer up someone else's day? The post Make Life Better, for Yourself and Others appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Queer Stories: I’m From Driftwood’s First Live Storytelling Event

18 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

I’m From Driftwood, which records true stories by LGBTQ people from all over the world, presented its first live event after developing stories with The Moth, a non-profit storytelling organization in New York City.Driftwood creator Nathan Manske presented the stories at Videology in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on October 19th. Show More Summary

The Pseudoscientists Episode 116: Cells Like to Explode

Jack, Liz and Sarah get romantic for Valentine's Day with news about how to fix a broken heart with stem cells and how scientists made functional artificial DNA, and discuss science-fantasy movies, while Jargonauts gets biochemical with "lipids".

Closer to Laser-Driven Suns: A Milestone in Laboratory-Scale Fusion Science

Using the world's most powerful assembly of lasers, a team of American physicists and engineers have, for the first time, extracted more energy from laboratory-scale nuclear fusion than was absorbed by the fuel to trigger it.

SMH: Janay Rice Responds Ray Rice-Inspired Domestic Violence Halloween Costume & Racist Comments – “A White Husband Wouldn’t Have Beat Your ss”

Janay Rice Responds To Ray Rice-Inspired Domestic Violence Halloween Costume Battered football wife Janay Rice has been under much public scrutiny since the video surfaced of her NFL hubby Ray Rice knocking her out cold during an elevator argument just

LAPD Officer Accused in Brutal Attack on Restrained Suspect

A Los Angeles police officer is under fire after charges emerged that he beat and kicked a suspect who was being held down by other officers, sources close to the investigation told the Los Angeles Times.

Bill Donohue: All Catholics Must Support Constitutional Ban On Gay Marriage

18 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"God got tossed again this week when Obama called for homosexual marriage to be recognized as a constitutional right. In doing so, he teed up a confrontation between our long established constitutional right to religious liberty and this newly invented right to gay marriage. Show More Summary

The Sexiest 3 Words a Man Can Say to a Woman

Bryan Reeves finds something deeply compelling about being with a woman who can take care of herself, and who enjoys allowing him to take care of her anyway. The post The Sexiest 3 Words a Man Can Say to a Woman appeared first on The Good Men Project.

So Precious: Viola Davis Takes Her Adorable Daughter Genesis To The Pumpkin Patch [Photos]

How cute is that kid?!!! Viola Davis And Her Daughter Genesis Pick Out A Pumpkin At Mr. Bones Viola Davis hit up Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch in WeHo on Friday with her daughter Genesis to find the perfect pumpkin.

Hide Ya Kids: Thottie Catholic School Basketball Coach Facing 120 Years In Prison For Year-Long Affair With Player

Bring teacher and apple, and she gives you some applebottom Megan Mahoney Facing 120 Years In Prison For Sex With Teen Basketball Player Via MyFOXPhilly A former gym teacher at Moore Catholic high school in Staten Island has been charged

Pennsylvania Bigfoot Lecture Today

Come out to hear us lecture about the Bigfoot phenomenon October 25th at The Funny Farm Artisans Market in Transfer, Pennsylvania. If you know of anyone who's had a Bigfoot encounter, please bring them along as we will be documenting local claims from the local area. ~ Jami King

Cornel West G-Checks Bill Maher About Treating Muslims As A Murderous Monolith [Video]

After last week’s debate with Ben Affleck, Bill tries his hand against Dr. West Guess nothing can shake Bill off his vitriol for Islam. SMH. Image via WENN

Reminder: 2nd Annual Boggy Creek Festival Today

The 2nd Annual Boggy Creek Festival is today Oct 25, 2014 in Fouke, Arkansas. Fouke is, of course, home of the infamous Legend of Boggy Creek. The purpose of the event is to bring together the local community and to share information about the sasquatch-like creature that has been sighted in the area for over a century. Show More Summary

Obama Addresses Nation On Ebola

19 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Associated Press: President Barack Obama says the U.S. must be guided by science - not fear - as it responds to Ebola. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says he was proud to give Texas nurse Nina Pham a hug in the Oval Office after she was cured of Ebola. Show More Summary

Rep. Steve King Stands By 'Fabricated' Claim He Said Gays Don't Make it to Heaven: VIDEO

19 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

After suggesting earlier this week that he wouldn't be meeting any gay people at the pearly gates in the afterlife, Iowa Rep. Steve King attempted to clarify his remarks in right-wing fashion - claiming they were "fabricated" by the media...but...

“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

B.K. Mullen offers a parent’s perspective on a Florida mother’s recent campaign to have “Breaking Bad” figures removed from a national toy store chain. The post “Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Mass. Man Beats Odds, Wins Same Lottery Twice

Some may call it an accident, but by most accounts Kenneth J. Stokes, of Norwood, Mass., is a lucky man.

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