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Farmer builds doomsday survival pods

Amateur inventor Liu Qiyuan has developed a set of pods designed to survive the end of the world. Inspired by the recent movie ‘2012′, Liu has spent o…

What did the ancient Mayas prophecise ?

Experts believe that while the Mayas did make prophecies, none of them were about the end of days. Many cite a belief in a global apocalypse on Decemb…

Letter from 1824 Proves That Men With Colds Have Always Been Crybabies

After a few weeks of feeling under the weather, the essayist and poet Charles Lamb (above) sent a letter to his friend Bernard Barton to inform him of his condition. An excerpt reveals that Lamb was either gazing directly into the light at the end of the tunnel, or seriously overreacting. I acknowledge life at all, [...]

Will the world end within 100 days ?

Doomsday theories continue to thrive as the end of the Mayan calendar is now less than 100 days away. The hype surrounding December 21st 2012 as an ‘e…

What Bane’s Life Is Like After The Dark Knight

(Funny Or Die Link) Oh how the mighty have fallen! It appears that Bane has been forced to take a dead end job as a telemarketer since being defeated by the Dark Knight, because even Bane’s gotta pay the bills somehow… Watch as he makes his way through an ordinary world, and try your best to understand what [...]

Do You Guys Think Skyler Should Go To Jail?

Breaking Bad fans, there’s only one episode left, so before we know what will happen in the end, it’s fun to consider what will happen to everyone. I for one was particularly curious about what could happen to Skyler and if she was arrested, would she be convicted? As it turns out, the same lawyer who [...]

The Missing Links: It’s the End of the World As We Know It (And I’m Making Money)

The (End of the) World Economy Is Booming The world will end sometime. So you might as well make some money off of the apocalypse while you can. And if you do, make sure you spend it soon, because when the end comes around I don’t think all that cash will do you much good. * Darwin Didn’t [...]

Frat Boys Burning Textbooks Burned Down Their Frat House

A group of frat boys celebrating the end of classes got a bit more than they expected, when the textbooks they were burning caused a fire that burned down their frat house! "I think some [...]

This Candy Bicycle Looks Like A Sweet Ride

This candy covered Huffy bike by Britta Hope looks like a dream come true for a sugarholic like me! It’s a good thing there’s a real bike under all that candy, because I’d probably end up eating an entire wheel, or taking a big old bite out of the frame and then I’d end up without [...]

11 “Modern Antiques” Today’s Kids Have Probably Never Seen

Even though I’m fairly ancient, I’ve never seen a Model T outside of a classic auto show. So I realize that there are many things that have been obsolete since the elastic waistband was invented and would confound anyone under age 70. But what about some common items that have come and gone within the [...]