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La 'gata más triste del mundo' encuentra un hogar, y tenemos que sonreír por ello

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 5:43 PM

La "gata más triste del mundo" parece haber encontrado un hogar feliz.

Tucker, quien recientemente recibió la atención de los medios a nivel global por su apariencia permanente de tristeza, ha sido adoptada por un nuevo dueño, según anunció el refugio para gatos Purrfect Pals de Arlington, Washington, en su...

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Tim Tebow Drafted By More Fantasy Teams Than Starting Quarterback Chad Henne

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 4:49 PM

Perhaps these fantasy football contestants are living in a fantasy world.

On Tuesday, ESPN pointed out that more teams in its fantasy leagues drafted the out-of-football Tim Tebow than Jaguars starting QB Chad Henne and other active quarterbacks.

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Marshawn Lynch Lifts Skittles In The Gym, Makes Working Out Look Sweet

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 3:51 PM

How sweet would it be if candy made us as powerful as Marshawn Lynch?

The Seattle Seahawks' running back adored Skittles long before he became a star and his team won the Super Bowl. He's even been spotted eating them on the sidelines.

In a...

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'America's Filthiest Home Videos' Is The Show Bob Saget Should Have Hosted

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 1:10 PM

Despite wholesome turns on "Full House" and "America's Funniest Home Videos," Bob Saget always had a blue side.

So what happens when the comedian gets a chance to riff uncensored on all those adorable home videos?

Find out in the clip above as Saget, in an...

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WWE Invites Michael Sam To 'Raw'

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 11:41 AM

Michael Sam, cut by the St. Louis Rams despite a solid preseason, could make a move in another professional arena if he wants.

World Wrestling Entertainment took to Twitter Monday to invite Sam to appear Sept. 8 on "Raw," its USA Network Monday wrestling show. The upcoming edition...

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Un requin discret s'approche de deux nageurs, qui mettent du temps à réagir (VIDÉO)

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 11:10 AM

Quel prédateur?

Deux personnes barbotant dans les eaux de l'océan Atlantique, sur les côtes de la Floride, ont eu la peur de leur vie en voyant un requin s'approcher d'eux.

Malgré les cris d'avertissement venant de la berge, les deux vacanciers sortaient de l'eau bien tranquillement alors que...

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'World's Saddest Cat' Finds A Home, And We Have To Smile

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 10:33 AM

The "world's saddest cat" seems to have found a happy home.

Tucker, who recently received global media attention for her permanent look of sorrow, has been adopted by a new owner, the Purrfect Pals Cat Shelter in Arlington, Washington, announced on its Facebook page.

"Many happy tears were...

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다리가 3개뿐인 새끼 고양이 벨 : " 다리는 3개뿐이지만, 벽을 기어오른다"

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 4:53 AM

거리를 헤매던 아기 고양이는 치즈를 발견했다. 치즈를 입에 문 순간, 고양이의 다리는 덫에 걸렸다. 쥐를 잡으려고 설치해 놓은 덫에 고양이가 걸리고 만 것이다. 고양이는 덫에 걸린 채로 한참동안 울고 있었다.

영국 벅스 헤럴드(Bucks Herald)의 보도에 따르면, 다행히 길을 가던 사람이 고양이를 발견해 보호시설에 넘겼다고 한다. 이곳에서는 고양이의...

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Action Movies Make You Eat More, New Study Suggests

(3) Comments | Posted September 1, 2014 | 4:08 PM

Are thrillers making us fat?

One thing's for certain -- new research shows that the snack bowl sees a lot more action when TV viewers watch action movies than when they watch other kinds of programming.

For a study just published in the Journal of the American Medical Association:...

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We'd Totally Attend This Party In A Tailpipe

(1) Comments | Posted September 1, 2014 | 9:01 AM

Who knew that stuffing party noisemakers in a car's exhaust pipe could be so much fun? And who would think of doing this in the first place?

Well, somebody did, thank heavens.

It's like having New Year's Eve coming out your car's butt.

(Note: We're...

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Approaching Shark Doesn't Spur Swimmers To Action -- At First

(3) Comments | Posted September 1, 2014 | 8:24 AM

What predator?

Two people wading in the ocean off Destin, Florida, had a close encounter with an approaching shark -- and it took a while for them to react.

Despite warnings yelled from a highrise, the two casually head to shore as the shark chases a stingray,...

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Eastern Michigan Sledgehammered A Wall And Maybe It Shouldn't Have (VIDEO)

(2) Comments | Posted August 31, 2014 | 2:34 PM

Its college football season hadn't even started yet when Eastern Michigan hit a wall. Over and over.

The Eagles entered the field before their season opener on Saturday by sledgehammering a concrete brick wall.

As you can see in the video above, the demolition didn't exactly pack a...

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Nik Stauskas Makes 15 Straight Three-Pointers -- Never Play This Man In H-O-R-S-E

(0) Comments | Posted August 31, 2014 | 1:36 PM

Even without a defender in his face, this is still impressive shooting.

Nik Stauskas, who was selected with the eighth overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings, made 15 straight 3-pointers in just 46 seconds during a recent practice session.

In...

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Park Ranger Reportedly Found Asleep With Beer Between Legs In Patrol Car, Placed On Leave

(56) Comments | Posted August 31, 2014 | 8:44 AM

That's no way to protect the forest.

A California State Parks ranger was allegedly found drunk and asleep in his patrol car with a beer between his legs, the San Francisco Chronicle reported. He's been placed on leave and his peace officer status has been revoked pending an...

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Former Japanese Star Takeshi Yamasaki Tries To Hit 186 Mile An Hour Pitch

(20) Comments | Posted August 30, 2014 | 1:03 PM

Takeshi Yamasaki hit 403 home runs in Japanese baseball -- against human beings. But against a pitching machine hurling the ball at about 186 miles per hour (300 kilometers per hour), he's no slugger. All he can do is laugh. And that's all we can do,...

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Kathy Griffin's Naked ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Will Leave You Speechless

(160) Comments | Posted August 30, 2014 | 12:58 PM

Not that comedians are supposed to lend dignity to the ice bucket challenge -- but ahem.

Former "My Life On The D-List" subject Kathy Griffin went nude for her stunt to benefit research for the ALS Association.

While she's no stranger...

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Bill Murray Takes Tickets At Baseball Game, Definitely Worth Price Of Admission

(42) Comments | Posted August 30, 2014 | 9:43 AM

Bill Murray, part owner of the Minnesota minor-league baseball team St. Paul Saints, took tickets Thursday, Aug. 28, at the team's final game at Midway Stadium, outlets reported. And his work was a hit.

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Cubicle Guy's Idea For Zombie Movie Is Logically Dead

(0) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 3:17 PM

Meet the talking dead.

Here's a guy who feels he should be making movies instead of pushing papers.

His big idea for a zombie flick? Use real zombies -- "even though everybody knows zombies aren't real." Yeah.

This conversation is enough to make us want to...

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This Is An Elephant Dunking A Basketball. The End.

(3) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 2:31 PM

Chuck the elephant wouldn't be the first to succeed in basketball without jumping abilities. Larry Bird, for instance, got along just fine in his NBA Hall of Fame career.

Watch (above) as Chuck cradles the ball in his trunk, rears up on his hind legs and...

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Stephen Hawking Takes Ice Bucket Challenge, And All Seems Right With The Universe

(31) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 12:50 PM

Since Stephen Hawking was diagnosed with ALS at age 21, no fundraising effort to benefit research for the disease has reached the grand scale of the recent ice bucket challenge. So it makes sense that the celebrated theoretical physicist, now 72, would take the challenge.

Hawking's...

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