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The Missing Links: Weird New Laws of the Land

Preparing For the Coming Cyber Wars This connected little town was developed just to be wrecked by hacker terrorists. * The Internet Pays Some M*%#&#f@*%#ing Respect Getty Images Check out these tributes to Samuel L. Jackson. * What Does An 80,000 Year Old Living Tree Look Like? Check out these shots of life forms that are tens or hundreds [...]

New Year, New Oddball Laws

New year, new laws. When the ball dropped on midnight, January 1st, we not only rang in the new year, but also a slew of oddball laws from around the country. Good Morning America has [...]

366 Days, 366 Books: How Jeff Ryan Read One Book Per Day in 2012

Jeff Ryan, like a lot of professional writers, spends a lot of time reading. He made a demanding resolution for last year: to read an average of one book per day. Since 2012 was a leap year, that meant 366 books. Ryan was appareantly successful–and not by reading only very short books. Here’s how: No, my [...]

The Meatiest Snowman Around

Even if you live somewhere that never snows (like those of us in San Diego) you can still make your own snowman this year with a little bit of parmesean cheese and a lot of ground beef. Now that’s a tasty winter wonderland. Link Via Buzzfeed

NeatoShop Contest Results: Life in the Year 2013

Tomorrow, we begin a new year! Last week, I asked Neatorama’s psychic readers to make predictions about life in the year 2013. Here are our three winners, along with their prizes: The Professor won our Micro-Max 19-in-1 multitool for this prediction: Apple accidentally patents the art of patent-trolling, creating a whirlwind of patent-trolls suing patent trolls. This [...]

Top science breakthroughs of 2012

This year’s achievements range from the discovery of the Higgs boson to Curiosity landing on Mars. 2012 has been a good year for scientific advancemen…

Fark’s 2012 Headline of the Year Contest

It’s that time of year again, and the competition is fierce. But Fark’s Headline of the Year Contest is much less about the story itself and more about the pun that can be made of a headline. The best submitted headlines of the year are up for voting. Some of the headlines are: 14-year-old Snigdha Nandipati [...]

10 Christmas-Themed Hot Dogs

Did you get enough holiday meals this year? I know I didn’t since Zeon and I were too sick to go to our family’s houses over the weekend so we just had turkey sage burgers with cranberry sauce. If you’re like me and want more of that tasty holiday flavor, then perhaps you could try [...]

The Most Bowling Strikes Scored in One Minute

(Video Link) Last year, in Gainesville, Florida, Chad McLean bowled nine strikes in one minute, clinching a Guinness World Record. He didn’t score a strike on all of his throws, but he did on most of them. -via Yababoon

25,000 Teddy Bears

Youtube Link Just look at all the teddy bears! The Calgary Hitmen, a Canadian hockey team, hold a charity event for kids in need. Once a year people are invited to bring teddy bears to the stadium and throw them into the rink, this year they collected 25,000 teddy bears. It took nearly 45 minutes to [...]