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Kim Powell, a local television news reporter at KWES in Midland, Texas inadvertently drops some Blackalicious on air. It’s been 15 years since the Sacramento rap duo released “Alphabet Aerobics” on their A2G album but apparently the hip hop tongue-twister lives on as a vocal exercise — at least for this reporter. It went down […] [Read More]
A Michigan teen didn’t have enough time to escape authorities, according to this unfortunate photo. Codi James Antoniello, 19, and a 16-year-old teen were arrested after authorities say they attacked a man with a pickaxe and a baseball bat, Grand Rapids’ WOOD-TV reported. Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Antoniello as he was shaving his head, […] [Read More]
Model Kate Upton was been named the “Sexiest Woman Alive” at the first PEOPLE Magazine Awards show Thursday night. The award was an honor for Upton–and her baseball player boyfriend, Justin Verlander, to whom People Magazine reports she said “you’re welcome” for being sexy. For Upton’s younger brother, though, the moment was a bit awkward. […] [Read More]
An adorable golden retriever puppy is training to be a hero in Colorado. Copper Mountain Ski Resort patroller Chris Gray is teaching 7-month-old Mason to rescue people buried in avalanches through hide-and-seek style lessons, according to a report by the Associated Press. The trainers get Mason excited about his favorite toy, then hide it around […] [Read More]
Queens is not only the new Brooklyn, it’s the new hotspot for domestic travel, according to Lonely Planet’s Top 10 list of U.S. destinations for 2015, officially released this morning. The list is put together by 10 Lonely Planet authors, experts in different regions, who are “asked to nominate places that are up and coming, […] [Read More]
Congrats to the Instagram community for reaching 300 million people! Here’s a photo of Kevin and me celebrating in the Instagram gravity room. A photo posted by Mark Zuckerberg (@zuck) on Dec 12, 2014 at 10:09am PST Today, Instagram announced that it hit a big milestone. The wildy popular photo-sharing site, purchased by Facebook last […] [Read More]
The world is a screwed up place . . . When the Florida Lottery released an image of its latest jackpot winner, proudly holding a sign showing off his $3 million win, the photograph quickly went viral on the Internet as people recognized the smiling 450-pound man as a sexual predator. Timothy Poole, 43, instantly […] [Read More]