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Under different circumstances, this might be some sort of crazy viral stunt. On the same day Bloomberg reported Canada will soon kill pennies from circulation, a freak accident sent millions of dollars in Canadian coins flying across a highway. First, the pennies: Bloomberg says Canada’s 2012 budget calls for their complete elimination. The pennies cost [...] [Read More]
Officers in West Palm Beach, Fla., have come up with a diabolical new use for a giant bunny costume. According to the Palm Beach Post, a cop dressed in the costume Wednesday stood in a median with a sign that read “Have a safe, hoppy holiday. Buckle up!” While bemused motorists waved, the costumed officer [...] [Read More]
The guys at J&D’s Foods — the makers of bacon salt, baconnaise and bacon Kevin Bacon — just introduced the ultimate bacon must-have. A bacon coffin. Early April Fool’s joke? Perhaps. But the last time J&D’s joked about making a weird bacon product (bacon lube, in that case), they ended up having to manufacturer it [...] [Read More]
The fans of German soccer club Magdeburg were getting frustrated that their team hadn’t scored a goal in five games. So they came up with this incredibly sarcastic aid for the squad: bright neon arrows. As you’ll see in the hilarious video below, the handful of Magdeburg fans in attendance gave their beleaguered side a helping hand [...] [Read More]
In the shower, on the way home from the bar, while mowing the yard — who among us has not belted out some classic rock when we thought we were alone or among close friends. But this guy knew he had an audience: the cop in the front seat. And now he has an audience [...] [Read More]
We’re all in a glass case of emoooootiiiioooon! There will be an “Anchorman” sequel, as announced in dramatic fashion by Ron Burgundy (aka Will Ferrell) on “Conan” Wednesday night. The original came out in 2004, so we’ll have to see if the sequel is worth the wait. As one YouTube commenter put it, “60 percent [...] [Read More]