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Naked Dudes Steal Meat From Florida Restaurant, Take Their Wieners With Them

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2014 | 6:05 PM

They stole beef in the buff. Then they were on the lam.

In a crime that had no cover-up despite security cameras watching, two naked guys and one wearing just underwear swiped 60 hamburgers, 3 pounds of bacon, three red peppers and a paddleboard from Doc's Beach House...

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And Now: Watch A Bunch Of People Fainting On Live TV

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2014 | 5:18 PM

According to Web MD, most people who faint regain complete consciousness within a few minutes.

But as long as there's an Internet, a fainting spell can also last forever. Mandatory, a pop culture site for men, has posted an odd compilation of people passing out on...

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Iowa Community Tells Folks To 'Wipe Local' And Buy Toilet Paper In Town To Boost Economy

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2014 | 1:07 PM

An Iowa community's campaign urging residents to buy toilet paper locally was bound to be the butt of jokes.

In its own take on the initiative (above), WTFark! goes on a roll.

But to the Eldridge-North Scott area, it's serious business. The "Shop, Stay and Wipe Local" drive...

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Bartender Lights Customer's Face On Fire While Making 'Flaming Lamborghini' (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2014 | 11:33 AM

A bartender in Lithuania accidentally set a customer's face on fire while making a drink, and the gruesome moment was captured on video.

The incident happened July 11 at Naktinis Tbilisis club in Panevezys, according to an article in the Lithuanian news portal Lrytas, per a translation by...

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Here's What Would Happen If Celebrity Media Focused On Discussing Poverty Instead

(2) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 4:13 PM

Move over, Kim Kardashian. Poverty is ready for its close-up.

In a provocative campaign that pokes fun at our culture's obsession with celebrities, WoodGreen Community Services in Canada places struggling single mothers on the covers of glossy magazine mock-ups. The standard tabloid teases are replaced with headlines such...

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Anti-Abortion Activists Freak Out Over Shop's Planned Parenthood Ice Cream Flavor

(342) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 11:15 AM

Jodie Ostrovsky, owner of What's The Scoop? ice cream shop in Portland, Oregon, had worked with Planned Parenthood before. "Nothing happened," she told The Huffington Post. "This year, honestly, I didn't even think about it."

She's thinking about it now.

Anti-abortion supporters got wind of the ice...

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Study 'Says' Sniffing Farts Is Good For You, But Something Doesn't Smell Right

(2) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 11:01 AM

Forget "silent but deadly." How about "rank but restorative"?

Media sites recently reported news that delighted flatulence lovers: Scientists had published a study that said smelling farts is good for you. The only problem was, reports on the study kinda ... stunk.

Here's what happened.

Researchers at the University of...

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Kurt Cobain And Courtney Love Took A Selfie Back In The Day

(4) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 1:38 PM

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love were taking selfies way before they were called selfies.

A photo snapped by Love of the couple in front of a mirror is now making the rounds. Some outlets date the picture to Nirvana's 1992 tour in Japan, which...

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The Slow-Motion Milk-Vomiting Video You've Always Dreamed Of

(1) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 12:09 PM

Some people really don't like milk. But not many of us would chronicle our distaste by drinking copious amounts of the stuff and then vomiting it up while being filmed in super slow motion.

Daniel Gruchy, of the Slow Mo Guys, does the honors...

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One Strip Club Has Quite The Retirement Gift For Derek Jeter

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 5:02 PM

Who needs retirement gifts like a rocking chair and gold watch? Nothing says congratulations on a brilliant baseball career quite like freebies at a... strip club?

An all-nude joint in New York City is offering Derek Jeter and the rest of the Yankees organization free lap dances...

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Meet Connor Vanover, A 7-Foot-1 8th-Grader Who Shoots With A Soft Touch (VIDEO)

(2) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 12:46 PM

Already sprouting to a reported 7-foot-1, eighth-grader Connor Vanover could be expected to get his share of rebounds and blocked shots. But as the video from CityLeagueHoopsTV shows, the kid has a surprisingly light touch on his jump shot.

According to The Big Lead, Vanover, from...

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Kids Cursing In Movies Is A Wonderfully NSFW Hollywood Tradition

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 12:22 PM

If you didn't already, you'll want to wash Hollywood's mouth out with soap after watching the above.

It's a NSFW compilation of kids cursing in the movies.

The supercut was posted on Vimeo months ago but now that it's getting more attention, we're...

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LeBron James Cheers For His Son Just Like Any Proud Papa

(3) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 11:25 AM

Put aside the amazing body control and leaping ability, LeBron James really is just like the rest of us -- at least when it comes to cheering on his kid at sporting events.

Watch above as James goes daddy crazy when LeBron James Jr. drives for a layup...

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Wingsuit Racers Go Into The (Really) Wild Blue Yonder

(0) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 5:03 PM

OK, so full-contact skydiving was fake.

But we've got an airborne sport that's real and perhaps almost as crazy: wingsuit racing.

On Friday, Red Bull wrote on YouTube that it had staged a "first-ever wingsuit competition format," in which four wingsuit flyers race each other in...

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Freediver William Trubridge Plunges Into Nightmarish Abyss Without Oxygen

(3) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 2:54 PM

This will take your breath away.

In a gorgeously shot video (above) for Steinlager Pure beer, freediving star William Trubridge looks like a man with gills as he plunges -- without air tanks -- into the depths of the sea.

Trubridge appears almost otherworldly, swimming down, down,...

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Cobras Appear To 'Protect' Sleeping Human Baby, And We're Completely Freaked Out

(77) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 11:38 AM

Worst daycare ever?

A video titled "Four Cobra Snakes Protecting a Sleeping Baby" appears to show venomous reptiles around an actual human infant.

Watching the baby roll over on one of the snakes will give you a serious case of the willies, whether or not this clip is...

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Walter White Bobblehead Launched Into Space, Makes Coolest Astronaut Ever

(10) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 5:06 PM

Walter White's customers on "Breaking Bad" probably never got this high.

Small-screen website and app tvtag attached a balloon to a Walter White bobblehead and launched him into space. The company had "Earth-folk" vote on who should be its "first space ambassador."

According to...

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World Cup Champ Pays For 23 Kids' Surgeries In Brazil To Thank Host City

(34) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 1:56 PM

Mesut Ozil, of World Cup champion Germany, is still winning.

The midfielder announced on Facebook that instead of financing the surgeries of 11 sick Brazilian children, as he had originally promised, he was upping the figure to 23. That's one for every member of the German squad, he...

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Stranger Hands Woman A Huge Check For 'Life-Saving' Treatment

(35) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 12:19 PM

When an unsmiling stranger shows up at your door in sunglasses and hat to conceal his identity, it's not often a sign of good tidings.

But for Stephanie Headley, of Ottawa, the visit just might save her life. The tall, slender man handed over a CA$128,000 check (about...

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PETA Undercover Sheep-Shearing Video Appears To Show Shocking Animal Abuse

(12) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 11:31 AM

Undercover PETA video of sheep shearing reveals what appears to be shocking animal abuse in the United States.

The footage, posted to YouTube July 9, allegedly shows handlers beating and throwing the sheep. In the clip, a wool worker appears to twist the neck of one of...

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