World’s Strangest

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14 Hours of Free Cab Rides

(watch on MyDamnChannel) Comedian Mark Malkoff offered New Yorkers free cab rides for an entire day, accepting requests via Facebook and Twitter. Mark says, “I hired a cab driver and kept the meter running for fourteen hours straight! Along the way we did fun stuff that’s never been done in a cab before including filling the [...]

Digest This: 9 Celebrities Who’ve Written Cookbooks

You could turn to a celebrity chef if you need a solid recipe, but why ask an expert like Bobby Flay for advice when you can get a recipe from a celebrity who dabbles in the kitchen? Let’s take a look at a few examples from the hot “celebrities writing cookbooks” genre. 1. Cookin’ with [...]

Your Weirdest Celebrity Sightings & Favorite College Class

Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else’s reply, whatever you want. Very casual. On to this week’s topics of discussion… 1. Of all the paragraphs in all the emails I’ve received so far this year, this one’s my favorite: “Did [...]

10 Other SNL F-Bombs

In her debut performance on Saturday Night Live this weekend, comedian Jenny Slate became a member of a surprisingly exclusive club: people who have dropped the infamous “F-Bomb” on the show (here’s the clip, which obviously contains strong language). Here’s a quick list of 10 other slips of the tongue that have occurred during the [...]

What is a Mondegreen?

Long before I ever knew what a mondegreen was, I used to think the lyrics of David Bowie’s “Suffragette City” went like this: Hey man, oh leave me alone, you know Hey man, oh Henry, get off the phone, I gotta Hey man, I gotta straighten my face This malaprop chick’s just put my spine out of place Of [...]