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Chocolate Excuses

I don’t really need any of these excuses to sneak a chocolate bar. Usually the line “I want chocolate” is good enough for me. That being said, I don’t mind being sweet-talked into eating delectable chocolate. Maybe it will help with the regret I am sure to feel a few minutes later when I am [...]

Scarf Charting the Population of Russia over Time

You’re looking at a bar chart showing the growth of Russia’s population from the years 1500 to 2000. A blogger who goes by the moniker Russian Sphinx crocheted it to entertain her cat and keep warm. Link -via Explore

10 Things Created Over a Couple of Beers

After a few beers at the bar, even the most ridiculous ideas start to seem like The One That Will Make Millions. Sometimes, though, those ideas actually pan out. Here are a few reasons to take your next tipsy brainstorming session a little more seriously. 1. Southwest Airlines Getty Images In 1966, lawyer Herb Kelleher’s client, Rollin King, [...]

Celebrate Your Occasion With A Cthulhu Balloon

Redditor Frostbite795 was at a Bar Mitzvah when he asked the balloon animal guy to make him a cthulhu. This is what he came up with -pretty amazing if you ask me. Link Via BoingBoing

The Missing Links: Why America Smells (Or Thinks It Does)

The Grinch, Voldemort and Michael Jackson’s Zombie No this isn’t the beginning of a “…walk into a bar…” joke. These are just 3 of the entries in the list of the 16 best special effects makeup creations. (But if anyone can come up with a really good punchline for a joke about those 3 walking into a [...]

Man Arrested for Leaving Son in Car

A man was arrested in Shepherdsville, Kentucky on misdemeanor charges of endangering the welfare of a minor. He had gone into a bar to drink and left his son behind in the car. According to an arrest report, 59-year-old James L. Osborne was seen walking into The Electric Cowboy, a bar on Dixie Highway, near Oak [...]

The Drink Exchange: Stock Market for Bars

[YouTube Link] After a long day on the trading floor, this bar will make them feel … back at work! Behold, economics at work with The Drink [...]

Landlord’s ghost haunts pub

Staff at the Trocadero bar in Birmingham have been spooked by the ghost of a murdered landlord. Henry Skinner, who was killed 116 years ago, is though…

This Cat Loves Boozing It Up

  Mr. Wu is the resident cat at The Cajun Boy in New Orleans. As it turns out, he didn’t start out being a bar cat. In fact, no one knows about his back story. After Hurricane Katrina, Mr. Wu just wandered into the bar, where he was a served some cream, and the kitty just [...]

Man Orders Beer, Robs Bank, Returns to Bar to Finish Beer

Do you remember that coworker who was always on break? He’s now turned to crime: Authorities say a Tampa Bay area man ordered a beer at a bar, left to rob a nearby bank then came back to finish his beer. [...] A bartender there said Whittle ordered a beer, disappeared for about 30 minutes and then [...]