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Piranha Scissors: Man Conducts 'Bite Test' At Cuyabeno Rainforest Reserve In Ecuador (VIDEO)

(70) Comments | Posted July 12, 2012 | 5:31 PM

In case the power of a piranha's bite was ever in question, here's some video evidence to ensure that explorers think twice before wading through waters in the Ecuadorian rainforest.

In this 2011 YouTube clip, which recently surfaced on Reddit, a man demonstrates just how

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PS 22 Chorus Performs Adele's 'One And Only' (VIDEO)

(5) Comments | Posted July 12, 2012 | 12:45 PM

It seems the Internet can't get enough of Adele.

Fans cheered as the British singer took home six Grammys in February and showered her with well-wishes when she announced her pregnancy a few weeks ago.

But it's her soulful tunes that have given aspiring...

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Omaha Archdiocese Denies Gay Couple's Wedding Announcement After Women Marry In Iowa (VIDEO)

(274) Comments | Posted July 12, 2012 | 10:05 AM

Lizz Dyer knew it was a long shot, but when the Omaha Archdiocese refused to print her wedding announcement, she was nevertheless disappointed.

Dyer and her partner, Katie Brown, recently married in Iowa, and when she posted photos of the ceremony of Facebook, a friend offered to submit...

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'I'm A Lion' High School Yearbook Quote Is Best Thing Ever (PHOTO)

(106) Comments | Posted July 10, 2012 | 11:30 AM

Every now and then, we come across a yearbook quote so epic, we just can't keep it to ourselves. That was the case with one teen's bizarre-yet-brilliant words of wisdom.

In eight short lines, this young lad manages to reveal -- and resolve -- a...

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Politicians In High School: A Sneak Peek At BuzzFeed's List (PHOTOS)

(140) Comments | Posted July 2, 2012 | 5:55 PM

We all know celebrities have had their geeky moments, but it turns out politicians aren't exactly free from an awkward past either.

Our friends over at BuzzFeed have compiled a list of 69 politicians in their younger years, and we couldn't help but share some...

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Angry Customer Destroys T-Mobile Store After Being Denied Refund At Manchester Shop (VIDEO)

(75) Comments | Posted July 2, 2012 | 3:50 PM

This customer simply wouldn't take "no" for an answer.

After a man was denied a refund from a T-Mobile store in Manchester, England, he took his anger out on the shop by pulling down displays and spraying the fire extinguisher.

"The customer’s dispute was in relation to...

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'I'm Farming And I Grow It': Peterson Farm Brothers Create Agriculture Parody Of LMFAO Song (VIDEO)

(24) Comments | Posted June 28, 2012 | 4:35 PM

Three young men from Kansas took to YouTube to highlight what life as a farmer is really like by putting an agricultural spin on LMFAO's hit song, "I'm Sexy And I Know It."

It took some rewriting and early-morning filming, but once "I'm Farming And I Grow...

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Kite Surfer Jumps Pier During Tropical Storm Debby (VIDEO)

(21) Comments | Posted June 27, 2012 | 3:35 PM

As Tropical Storm Debby threatened Florida's Gulf coast over the weekend, one adventurous kite surfer took to the sea to take advantage of the rad winds and waves.

A video that was featured on Reddit's front page shows the daredevil surfing the waves near the shoreline...

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Parents Of Sophie Roberts, Toddler With Liver Cancer, Aim To Raise Funds For Surgery In New York

(145) Comments | Posted June 27, 2012 | 1:10 PM

Two-year-old Sophie Roberts has been battling a rare form of liver cancer for about half of her life. Out of treatment options in the United Kingdom, her parents are now on a mission to raise nearly $360,000 for a potentially life-saving surgery in the United States.

Last...

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'I'm In A Wedding:' Best Man Jarrett Juran Makes 'I'm On A Boat' Spoof For Brother's Wedding (VIDEO)

(48) Comments | Posted June 25, 2012 | 7:39 PM

If you're at a wedding and the best man starts his speech with "FYI everybody, it's about to get real weird in here," go ahead and brace yourself.

One resourceful groomsman decided to show off his musical talents at his brother's wedding reception in Harrisburg, Penn., by turning part of...

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Cancer Survivor's Wife Donates Wedding Ring To Patients At St. Vincent's Medical Center (VIDEO)

(302) Comments | Posted June 20, 2012 | 3:45 PM

A message scribbled on the back of a bandage may have taken hospital workers by surprise, but it was what was taped to the bottom that truly touched their hearts.

An anonymous woman left her wedding and engagement rings at a St. Vincent's Medical Center chapel with a note stating...

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Seal Briefly Escapes Lake Superior Zoo After Floods, Heavy Rain Hit Duluth, Minnesota

(29) Comments | Posted June 20, 2012 | 12:05 PM

Rushing waters in Duluth, Minn., claimed the lives of several animals from Lake Superior Zoo, but one little seal found its way back home with help of emergency workers and two intrigued residents.

Severe weather passed over Minnesota Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning, flooding parts of Duluth...

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Three Couples Win Free IVF Cycle Through Sher Fertility Institute 'I Believe' Contest (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted June 19, 2012 | 10:59 AM

Three couples have won the chance to start a family through in vitro fertilization that will be provided free of charge.

Officials at the Sher Fertility Institute hosted a contest in which they encouraged hopeful couples to submit a video detailing their struggle to conceive. But instead of...

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'How To Be A Dad' Video Features Adorable Kids Giving Advice To New Fathers

(9) Comments | Posted June 15, 2012 | 7:20 PM

Nervous about becoming a new father? Don't worry; these kids have you covered.

In an adorable video featured on NPR's "How To Do Everything," a handful of children share their best tips on how to be a dad and, naturally, their words of advice are not only helpful,...

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Coca-Cola Security Camera Ad Encourages Viewers To 'Look At The World A Little Differently' (VIDEO)

(286) Comments | Posted June 14, 2012 | 1:50 PM

Security cameras capture more than just burglaries, brawls and automobile accidents. They also capture sweet, everyday moments of people just being, well, people.

It's those feel good moments Coca-Cola highlights in a new video advertisement that urges viewers to "look at the world a little differently."

Set...

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Minnesota Twins Fan Catches Foul Ball While On Cell Phone (VIDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted June 13, 2012 | 5:55 PM

This Minnesota Twins fan sure knows how to multitask.

The preoccupied fan was chatting on his cell phone when he caught a foul ball during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies. And much to our amazement, he didn't drop the ball -- or the call for that matter.

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Chaddy, Teen, Has Wisdom Teeth Removed, Makes Sweet Promise To Parents While Still Under Anesthesia (VIDEO)

(308) Comments | Posted June 13, 2012 | 1:35 PM

Kids may say the darnedest things, but many teenagers don't communicate very well with their parents -- that is, unless they're under anesthesia.

This talkative teen -- appropriately named Chaddy -- has just had his wisdom teeth removed, and he's feeling rather emotional as he recovers.

In...

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Overly Attached Girlfriend: Justin Bieber Fan Creates 'Boyfriend' Parody About Attached Girlfriend (VIDEO)

(27) Comments | Posted June 7, 2012 | 5:45 PM

After this video, Justin Bieber might thank his lucky stars for Selena Gomez.

One fan took a different take on the pop-star's hit song "Boyfriend" and created a parody that's sure to leave viewers tossing and turning in their sleep.

The crazy-eyed girl sings about what life would be...

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Tactus Technology Introduces Touch Screen With Morphing Physical Buttons That Rise, Disappear (VIDEO)

(6) Comments | Posted June 7, 2012 | 12:00 PM

Tactus Technology has introduced a new tactile touch-screen interface featuring physical buttons that rise and fall based on changes in the otherwise entirely digital interface.

The buttons are both "application-controlled" and "completely transparent," something the company hopes will please users who prefer physical keyboards but also...

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Meghan Vogel, Ohio Track Star, Carries Runner Across Finish Line At State Competition (VIDEO)

(1221) Comments | Posted June 5, 2012 | 12:45 PM

Meghan Vogel might have won the state title for the 1600 meter race, but the track star is probably receiving more attention for her extraordinary act of kindness toward another competitor.

After winning her event on Saturday, the Ohio teen was participating in the 3200 meter race when competitor...

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