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Research by Western Illinois University has linked Facebook usage to narcissism, according to The Guardian. The study, which surveyed nearly 300 college students, found Facebook users who had more Facebook friends were often tagged in more photos and updated their newsfeed more often. Those users often also scored higher on the Narcissistic Personality Inventory. The […] [Read More]
A Nebraska woman is hoping that someone will admit to liking McDonald’s enough to buy a chicken McNuggget that she believes looks like the face of George Washington. Rebekah Speights is selling the nugget, which she claims sports a profile of the first president, on Ebay with the hopes of raising funds for the children […] [Read More]
A Michigan man burned the New Jersey state flag to protest Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to have flags flown at half mast on Saturday for Whitney Houston. Houston, a New Jersey native, was laid to rest Saturday after being found dead in a Beverly Hills hotel room a week prior. John Burri burned the state […] [Read More]
Your cell phone is turning you into a selfish jerk, according to researchers at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business . Their marketing study found that cell phone users are less likely to volunteer for community service. The cell phone users were also less persistent in solving word problems – even […] [Read More]
McDonald’s may have dumped the pink goo, but it’s adding an even brighter color to its menu. The fast food giant will sell leprechaun-green shamrock shakes at 14,000 of its U.S. restaurants, according to CNN Money. The shakes have been around for a long time but haven’t been a chain regular until now. The shamrock […] [Read More]
So many things can go wrong during a live newscast, especially when animals are involved. On Wednesday, an 85-pound Argentine Mastiff named Max bit Denver news anchor Kyle Dyer in the face during a broadcast. Dyer was interviewing Max’s owner and the firefighter who rescued Max from a frozen pond when the dog snapped at […] [Read More]