You woke up today with a peculiar feeling. Something odd is happening in the world. Did you cross over into a parallel existence or did everyone else? If you can figure out what’s going on you will find the answer. Good luck.
Despite all of our differencesâ€”ethnic, religious, geographical, politicalâ€”the one thing that binds us human beings together as a species is our need to get drunk. From the dawn of time, almost every culture all over the world has figured out ingenious and (sometimes) tasty ways to make (and ingest) alcoholic beverages. Today, certain methods for […]
In a weird coincidence, a father and son both died the same way: struck by lightning. But not at the same time. It was 48 years between each unfortunate demise. The son, 54-year-old Stephen Rooney, was at a barbecue with his family when it began to storm. Lightning struck the ground right where he was […]
Ninjas have begun an invasion of Pittsburgh it seems. There has been a string of unusual crimes by masked vigilantes with no explanation or reason. It started with two sword-wielding ninjas robbing a gas station for cigarettes, cash and lottery tickets. They disappeared into the shadows and left no leads to any suspects. â€œItâ€™s shocking,â€ […]
When you think of museums, places like the Smithsonian or the Louvre probably come to mindâ€”you know, places that celebrate and preserve humankindâ€™s greatest cultural and scientific achievements. You probably donâ€™t have in mind places that preserve the history of the funeral industry, or toilets, or barbed wire. But these places exist nonetheless, and Iâ€™m […]
Fruit is both good for you and super tasty, but rarely are we exposed to anything other than the apples, oranges, bananas, and assorted berries found at our local grocery store. Yet there is a whole world of exotic produce out there, usually from far-away lands. And, admittedly, while some of them just sound plain […]