Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Satisfying, uncomplicated, wholesome and fun. These are words we don’t get to throw around a lot in #thesetroubledtimes. But thanks to one of the best game shows of all time, there may be hope for us still. Supermarket Sweep is coming back! Why is this show so fucking great? I don’t know it just is! Why am I so exited? I don’t know I just am!
A Dutch man named Jan de Doot, in 1651, removed his own bladder stone with a kitchen knife. He pulled it out through an incision he made in his perineum. It was the size of an egg and weighed a quarter of a pound. He lived for years after, and had the stone plated in gold.
Man fed up with nagging wife hides in forest for 10 years - (Not The Onion)
The bridge was called the Honeymoon bridge in Niagara Falls. It collapsed in 1938 after ice buildup pushed up against the structure. It was located were the current replacement bridge (Rainbow bridge) Stands. More information here: Honeymoon Bridge Collapse Wiki
Monday, October 16, 2017
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Penguins die in 'catastrophic' season. Only two penguin chicks survived in a colony of 36,000, after ice levels meant adults had to travel further for food. (BBC Report)
Biloxi school district pulls ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ from lesson plan - That's a shame. Excellent book. All because it made people "uncomfortable."
Most animals raised for meat are raised with the assistance of daily doses of antibiotics. By 2050, antibiotic resistance will cause a staggering 10 million deaths a year
Saturday, October 14, 2017
“The Irishman” is gearing up for production this summer, and it brings Scorsese back to the genre he helped define in the modern era and reunites him with some of the actors he helped make iconic. Anticipation is sky high (and warranted, given everything we know about the movie). Read more here.
Release date 2018
Two conspiracy theorists die and go to heaven.
Now that they have the chance to ask any question of God.
One of them asks "Who was REALLY responsible for 9/11?"
God responds, "A group of Al-Qaeda terrorists led by Osama Bin Laden and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed."