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Pro Tip: Don’t Rob Banks Where the Tellers Know You By Name

Especially if you’re on a first-name basis with them: During one robbery the teller actually recognized her, asking Heffernan, “Do you want to make a deposit Kerri?” No, Kerri wanted to make a withdrawal. But before she could complete the transaction, police in Whitman, Massachusetts arrested her for this bank robbery and on suspicion of three others. Link [...]

Ukraine tries to ban Spongebob Squarepants

The Ukraine are set to ban a number of cartoons on the basis that they are ‘a threat to children’. The country’s ‘National Expert Commission for Prote…

Cyborg Lassie

I don’t know what this is. There are captions written in the Cyrillic alphabet. But it’s very clear that this would have been the basis of the greatest Lassie series ever. via Super Punch | Previously: Cat Lassie is Unconcerned with Your Suffering

World’s first permanent ‘bionic’ eyes

For the first time bionic eye implants will become available to patients on a permanent basis. The revolutionary microchip can be implanted in to the …

Lost Greek city may have inspired Atlantis

The remains of an ancient Greek city submerged beneath the waves and dating back over 5000 years may have been the basis for Atlantis and is provi…