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Couple sue landlord over haunted house

The pair claim they had to flee their newly rented home after only one week due to paranormal activity. Now Josue Chinchilla and Michele Callan are su…

Hello Kitty Apple Pies

Michele Chen of I Heart Baking made these adorable pocket pies shaped like Kitty White. At first, I thought that a pastry button would be a better nose than the punch out, but Michele explains that all of the holes serve as steam vents. Link -via That’s Nerdalicious!

The Quick 10: 10 More Trademarked Words

After we published our list of 25 Brand Names People Incorrectly Use as Generic Terms, our wonderful readers responded with a host of other trademarked words and brand names that often get used as nouns and verbs. Here are 10 more! 1. JC wrote that Dumpster is a brand name, which is true, although the [...]

Tea Party to Save the Incandescent Light Bulb

I don’t usually agree with Tea Partyers, but they’ve got my support on this issue: House Republicans are bringing up legislation to save the incandescent light bulb, which is slated to be phased out by 2020. The law has been dubbed “the light bulb ban” by activists on the right and has struck a Tea Party [...]

Aboard the L Train, Luncheon Is Served

Imagine a fancy luncheon -served on a subway train! That’s exactly what happened in New York City on Sunday, aboard the L train bound for Brooklyn. The guests only knew they were there for an “underground dining experience.” What they got was an experience, all right. The event was the work of several supper clubs, and [...]

Egyptian meteorite crater found on Google

An expedition has confirmed the existence of a crater in Egypt discovered on Google Earth. In 2008 mineralologist Vincenzo De Michele discovered a rou…