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Teen ends up in hospital after copying ‘fire challenge’ stunt

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A teen in Kentucky is back home from the hospital after he tried to perform the so-called “fire challenge,” Lexington’s WKYT-TV reports. The online stunt involves setting yourself on fire … that’s it. The teen reportedly poured alcohol on his chest and ended up suffering some hospital-worthy burn injuries. So what did we learn today? […] [Read More]
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GoPro video captures aerial fish restocking in Utah

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When you can’t carry thousands of fish to a body of water by truck, you drop them from the sky. That’s the approach being used by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, according to video from Fox 13 Salt Lake City. Ted Hallows, hatchery supervisor in Kamas, Utah, attached a GoPro camera to the bottom […] [Read More]
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Krispy Kreme unveils the world’s most expensive doughnut in UK

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Krispy Kreme’s latest concoction is the the doughnut that we deserve, but not the one we need right now. Of course, if you have a spare $1,681.40 lying around, feel free to grab this luxurious gilded doughnut that is being touted as the most expensive doughnut in the world. Post by Krispy Kreme UK. According […] [Read More]
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Man catches falling baby in China

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Recent video out of China shows a man catching a one-year-old baby who fell from a second-story window. The incident happened during a heavy thunderstorm in Guangdong Province, China, according to a Reuters report. Two men are shown standing in the rain, watching some activity overheard. A baby boy had reportedly climbed onto a window […] [Read More]
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Anderson Cooper slams Dallas anchor for Michael Sam stunt

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Broadcast TV’s Amy Kushnir probably hasn’t had the best May after her comments about NFL defensive end Michael Sam. In mid-May, Kushnir walked off set after a heated discussion about Sam’s on-air kiss with his boyfriend after learning he had been drafted by the St. Louis Rams. “When parents do not have a choice about […] [Read More]
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Video: Teen nails Michael Jackson routine at talent show

Video: Teen nails Michael Jackson routine at talent show

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A 17-year-old student got in touch with his inner “King of Pop” and has become a viral sensation, Sacramento’s KBET-TV reports. [Read More]
Restaurant in 9/11 museum not winning any stars with people

Restaurant in 9/11 museum not winning any stars with people

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Nothing says “America” quite like opening an eatery on the symbolic bones of dead men and women. People are in an uproar about the Pavilion Cafe, a planned restaurant inside the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York City, the New York Post reports. Run by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Events, the restaurant […] [Read More]
Dallas company uses laser to create sought-after ‘thigh gap’

Dallas company uses laser to create sought-after ‘thigh gap’

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CBS Dallas reports the wellness center Thrive uses Zerona, a cold laser therapy that shapes the body by breaking apart the outer layer of fat. [Read More]

McDonald’s new Happy Meal mascot is stuff of nightmares

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You can add McDonald’s Happy Meals to things that don’t work well with anthropomorphism. Monday, the fast-food giant tweeted out their latest monstrosity mascot: Happy, a Happy Meal box with googly eyes, squiggly limbs, and a terrifying grin. If I had to describe it accurately, it appears to be a horrifying mashup between Pixar’s “Cars” […] [Read More]
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Mysterious lights over Hawaii caused by missile launch, officials say

Mysterious lights over Hawaii caused by missile launch, officials say

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Were they UFOs? Residents in the Hawaiian islands were alarmed when strange lights appeared in the sky Tuesday night, Hawaii News Now reports. But Department of Defense officials quickly set the record straight: It was a missile launch from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands on Kauai. “During the test, a simulated ballistic […] [Read More]
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