Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Everything Wrong With Kong: Skull Island


Trump's Response to Charlottesville: A Closer Look

Late Night with Seth Meyers

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 - Honest Trailers


Everyday, average parking problems

AUSTIN, TX — Police on Thursday released video footage showing a car plunging seven stories from a downtown Austin garage last month.
The footage is cringe-worthy, showing the moment the car hits the pavement below and ends up upturned. On its way down, the vehicle clips another car seemingly exiting the garage. Within seconds, passersby are shown rushing to the wreckage in an attempt to aid the driver.
The motorist, a woman in her 30s, was rushed by medics to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious injuries.
Austin-Travis County EMS medics transported the woman to Dell Seton Medical Center after the July 13 incident that occurred at 508 Brazos St. at around 8:30 a.m.
Police said at the time that the car broke through a barrier on the 7th floor before falling into an alley below.
The incident marked the second time a car had broken through protective barriers fronting a parking spot in less than a year. Another motorist broke through the barrier in September 2016, leaving his car dangling from the top floor of the garage for several hours.
The male motorist in the first incident escaped the incident unscathed. Police Release Footage of Car Plunging 7 Sotries in Downtown Austin

Lost Pancake


Opaline Knife

The term "opaline" in current times refers to many forms of opaque and colored glass. In France the term opaline is used to refer to multiple types of glass and not specifically antique colored crystal or semi-crystal. The idea that the term opaline is strictly antique French crystal is incorrect. For instance when shopping in France you may see a piece of American slag glass for sale labeled opaline in reference to the color of glass and not the age, origin or content of the glass.

Opaline glass is also a decorative style of glass made in France from 1800 to the 1890s, though it reached its peak of popularity during the reign of Napoleon III in the 1850s and 1860s. The glass is opaque or slightly translucent, and can appear either white or brightly colored in shades of green, blue, pink, black, lavender and yellow. The glass has a high lead content which defined it as "demi-crystal" or semi-crystal. The primary influences on this style of glass were 16th century Venetian milk glass, and English white glass produced in 18th century Bristol.

Many different pieces were produced in opaline glass, including vases, bowls, cups, coupes, decanters, perfume bottles, boxes, clocks and other implements. The popularity of Opaline glass began during the reign of Napoleon. Cities involved in the production included Le Creusot, Baccarat, and Saint-Louis, Réunion, as well as various locations in England.

All opaline glass is hand-blown and has a rough or polished pontil on the bottom. There are no seams and no machine engraving. Many pieces of opaline glass are decorated with gilding. Some with handpainted flowers or birds. Several have bronze ormolu mounts, rims, hinges or holders. Real opaline glass was produced only in France. In the 20th century Italy produced a similar glass and called it opaline veritable. [wiki]

Civil War


Leaf blower-powered tricycle

I love that the helmet and ear protection is worn by the adult. [full video]

To Enter


Don't Be a Sucker

Made in 1947 by the U.S. War Department. Important that people learn from the past so they don't repeat it. Admonishes Americans that they will lose their country if they let fanaticism and hatred turn them into "suckers." "Let's forget about 'we' and 'they' -- let's think about us!" In the context of the emerging Cold War, this film appears paradoxical.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

How Michael Cera Became an Actor


It's Alive! It's Alive!

That little lip wiggle made the whole gif.

Remember kids...


Freaking Out


Meet in the middle


Link List 8-15-17

Report: Most Americans Now Getting Their News While Peeking Out Between Fingers


Bear swipes car for joyride, then poops inside: A bear broke into an SUV and took it for a joyride in Colorado — before crashing it, trashing the interior and pooping inside 


Poll: Almost half of Republicans believe Trump won popular vote - Delusional or stupid, you decide.


'Driverless' Van in Virginia Is Driven by Man Dressed Like a Car Seat 


Reddit asks: Doctors, what's the stupidest thing you've had to explain to a patient? - Entertaining read. Another fine example of need for public education funding. 


Driver in Los Angeles repeatedly rear-ends another car. Drugs are a hell of a drug. 


A White Moose in Sweden

Go to the link below to read more about this amazing sight.  It's not albino, the eyes are black.  Apparently, there are about 100 of these animals that get their coloring from a genetic mutation.

Rare White Moose Captured on Film in Sweden


Honest Airline Slogans

Click on it to make it bigger if you must


Road sign is on point


Grasshopper shot near Miles City, Montana, 1937


Better a cruel truth...


Giant ocean waves of wood and glass by Mario Ceroli


When buying property...


Internet: Then vs Now


Monday, August 14, 2017

Hey, Watch this!


New Gun Locking Device


The Soldier

A general noticed one of his soldiers behaving oddly.

The soldier would pick up any piece of paper he found, frown and say, "That's not it," and put it down again.

This went on for some time, until the general arranged to have the soldier psychologically tested.

The psychologist concluded that the soldier was deranged, and wrote out his discharge from the army.

The soldier picked it up, smiled and said, "That's it."


Saturday, August 12, 2017

The Death of Stalin | Official Trailer

The Death of Stalin is a forthcoming Franco-British satirical period comedy-drama film directed by Armando Iannucci which chronicles the events that transpired after the death of Joseph Stalin in 1953.

In theaters September 2017.

Woman confuses stairway for parking garage entrance

From another angle:


Side Effects


Jurassic Parkours

Here is the full video:


Applying Online For a Job


Haikubaru Advertisement

“It’s two lanes wide and five tons of american pride… Canyonerooooo” 🎶

Recipes From What's On Hand


Helping? Or just thinking he's helping?

That ferris wheel is being powered by meth, menthols, and energy drinks.

Mount Rushmore in its natural state


Friday, August 11, 2017

Trump's Twitter War of Words with North Korea: A Closer Look


Top 10 Westerns of All Time


Guy finds his spirit animal


Playing French Fries

This is what the internet is for; bizarre performance art.




Rescuably Fat


Every Time


Spider Foot

Colorized photo taken with an electron microscope.



Metal Coin Trap

Name: "Carved Morgan Dollar 1921 with Gold Core"
It sold for $10,101:

Gorilla Flashdance

Toddler Adjusting to Society


Politics: Expectations vs Reality




Dinosaur Mummy

This isn’t a dinosaur fossil; it’s a mummy. Scientists think the 110 million-year-old nodosaur was swept to sea by a flooding river, sank, landed on its back, and was pressed into the ocean floor. It’s so well- preserved that it still has intestines and weighs 2,500 of its original 3,000 lbs. (Source) (Source 2) (Source 3)