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Mojito Donuts

If you love the taste of fresh mint and sweet rum, or if you just love saying the word “mojito,” then you’ll love this recipe to make these mojito donuts at home -and yes, they really do have rum, although it’s probably not enough to give you a buzz unless you eat a few dozen. Link [...]

UFO reported over Osaka, Japan

Multiple witnesses reported seeing a multicolored object hovering over the city on August 30th. The sightings created a significant buzz on Twitter wi…

When They Got Back from the Moon, Apollo 11 Astronauts Went through Customs

NASA has confirmed that Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins went through customs upon their return to Earth and the United States. They filled out the above form, declaring their travel itinerary and that they had brought back moon rocks, dust, and samples through the US border. They did not mention the whiskey smuggled [...]

DC Universe Online Is Going Free To Play

The DC Universe is going through some major changes, both in the comics and now online, so there’s never been a better time to dive in and see what the buzz is all about. And if you haven’t played DC Universe online yet, wait until October when it all becomes free to play. The proposed [...]

Pour A Shot Of Tequila-In Your Gas Tank

It fuels your party, your buzz and your hangover the next day, but believe it or not tequila may soon be fueling your car. That’s because the agave plant extract used to make liquor can also be used to make an ethanol like alcohol which can serve as vehicle fuel, won’t interfere with food crops, [...]

The Most Powerful Animals on Twitter

Animals have invaded your favorite social networking site -and what’s worse, they have more followers than you do! So what’s all the buzz about? ShortList will introduce you to cats, dogs, birds, and even snakes that Tweet. Maybe you’ll find a Twitter critter you want to follow yourself! Link

The Voices of Pixar

How well do you know your Pixar films? Do you know who did the voices? Of course, you know Tom Hanks did Woody and Tim Allen did Buzz Lightyear in the Toy Story movies, but other celebrities provided voices you might not know about -unless you recognized them. Test yourself in this Lunchtime Quiz at [...]

Kenny Powers As The New K Swiss CEO

(Video Link) If you’re eager to see the upcoming season of East Bound & Down, then let this video satiate your excitement in the meanwhile. If you aren’t familiar with the show, let me introduce you to Mr. Kenny Powers. Via Buzz Feed

What happened to the flags on the moon ?

Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin planted the first flag on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969. There were difficulties even during the proces…

Ken Jennings: Watson “has never known the touch of a woman.”

Above: Watson as “Turd Ferguson.” In the days since IBM’s Watson defeated Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter on Jeopardy!, Jennings has written several articles about his experience — they’re funny, personal, and a bit technical. In other words, required reading. Here’s a roundup. My Puny Human Brain In this Slate article, Jennings discusses his matches against Watson, and [...]