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Woman receives 17-figure phone bill

A former teaching assistant was shocked to receive a phone bill for 11,721,000,000,000,000 Euros. The unnamed woman who currently lives in France clai…

Woman falls in love with Statue of Liberty

A 27-year-old shop assistant suffers from a rare condition that makes her fall in love with objects. Amanda Whittaker first fell in love with the stat…

11 Scientists Who Experimented on Themselves

Would you inject 50 hookworms under your skin for your job? Or steam in a vomit sauna for a few hours? Hopefully we non-scientists will never have to answer questions like these. But for the 11 brave souls on this list, experimenting on themselves was all in a day’s work. 1. Benjamin Franklin The man on the [...]

A.I. DJ Gets An On-Air Job in Texas

If you thought the morning zoo crew on your local radio station were about as entertaining as robots, there may be more truth in that then you thought. One station in San Antonio has “hired” an artificially intelligent DJ named “Denise” to talk to listeners. Is this the end of the traditional radio DJ? Meet Denise. [...]

Busy College Undergrad Got a Job For You: Be His Personal Assistant

Psst! Need a job? Here’s an opening for you: $10 to $12 an hour, with the possibility of an occassional bonus. All you have to do is cater to the “everyday tasks” of a Georgetown University sophomore. That’s right. Charley Cooper is a busy kid. He’s got classes, homework, and even a part-time job at a [...]