Fresh Pop Culture
AIDS Could Be Cured By 2030
The most devastating illnesses are the ones that have no cure or limited treatment. Just this past year, my sister's best friend of over fifteen years passed away from catching a simple cold because of his advanced AIDS infection. Since the virus began spreading in humans, it has been a global epidemic with no end in sight. A recent study, however, hopes that in the not so distant future we as a species will finally put a stop to it
Humans Are The Reason Dogs Are Cute
Most of my friends have pets of some kind, whether it's a few fish or a whole menagerie with lizards, cats and of course, dogs. Now, not being a dog person doesn't mean that I still don't find pooches absolutely adorable. I just don't like cleaning up after them, or walking them. A recent study has discovered that it's no accident that we are drawn to canines and find them terribly cute.
Flying Raptors Terrorized The Skies Back In The Day
Sky Raptors would be an absolutely awesome name for a band, as well as historically factual according to new findings. A recent dig in China has uncovered fossils of flying raptors with large wings! The sky raptor had four wings total, in addition to a raptor like feathered tail...
Walking Dead Actress Gets 18 Years For Trying To Kill President Obama
Once upon a time, she was best known for being on The Walking Dead and in The Blind Side. Now, she’s best known as one of a few dozen people who have been accused of trying to murder a sitting United States President, and she’ll spend the next 18 years of her life in a Federal Prison thinking about that.
Three Men Arrested For Selling A Ton Of Turtles
Three men in Florida were charged with multiple felonies after harvesting, selling, and buying around a ton of freshwater turtles. The commercial harvesting of freshwater turtles is illegal in Florida, due to the over harvesting in other parts of the world for food. The law was put in place not only to protect the species, but allow Americans to experience wild turtles in their natural habitat...
This Vintage 90s Photo Of The Rock Is Fanny Pack-Riffic
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Even the “most electrifying man in sports entertainment” couldn’t escape this tweet of him in the nineties. This was taken prior to his days as an actor, and even before we could smell what he was cooking!
Meet The Guy Who Ate Pizza Every Day For 25 Years
Everybody loves pizza. It’s a food that is so customizable, it’s impossible to find at least one you don’t type you don’t love. I’d say on average I eat a pizza every two weeks, if not more...
100 Amazing Bass Lines Banged Out In One Video
The title of the video says it all. this video contains a gross amount of bass lines! Some of the riffs you will hear in this video are expected, and some are completely out of left field...
Everything You Know About Sex Is Wrong
For most people, talking about sex is pretty weird. No one wants to hear the details of what their friends, family, and especially parents do in the bedroom. As far as I'm concerned, that whole story about finding me in a pumpkin patch is how my parents came to find me. But I can't help but love to learn more random information to shock my friends. And one awesome video on YouTube is talking about the dirty deed and breaking some common beliefs about sex that you have to know about.
Chris Pratt: 10 Amazing Things You Should Know
With Guardians of the Galaxy premiering August 1st and Jurassic World currently in filming, things are coming up for Chris Pratt. That’s been the trend for awhile now, as he heads for Hollywood mega-stardom.
Weird Al Spoofs Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines To Expertly Promote English Literacy
Today, he went with another song that seemed like it would never leave radio stations, Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines,” and he thankfully turned it from a rape-light song of submissiveness to a diatribe against numbskulls who fail to grasp this thing called the English language. It’s called “Word Crimes,” and it’s one of Weird Al’s greatest videos yet!
3 Types Of Facebook Statuses I Don't Know Whether Or Not To Like
I work on the Internet for a living. Because of that, I glance at Facebook a lot. I’m not going to get into how often right now a) because my boss might be reading and b) because it’s an embarrassing amount for an adult man. Let’s just agree it’s enough to run into a lot of overly complicated ethical dilemmas on social media. Because of this, I’ve become pretty savvy.
Weird Al Takes On Pharrell With Colorfully Cameo-Filled Video For 'Tacky'
years of adamant anticipation for more of his pop-skewing masterpieces have paid off in spades with the arrival of his new video, “Tacky,” which not only pokes fun at Pharrell’s insanely popular hit “Happy,” but also the neverending stream of society’s most terrible trends. Crocs and Instagrammed food pictures will be mankind’s least remembered obsessions.
Harry Potter Attraction At Universal Studios Japan Will Include Live Owls And The Black Lake
These days, Harry Potter fans looking for an immersive experience into J.K. Rowling's magical world need only to head to Universal Studios Orlando in Florida to enjoy the Wizarding World of Harry Potter attractions, which now include the newly added Diagon Alley area, joining the previously opened Hogsmeade.
Garth Brooks Announces New Album And World Tour
One of Country music’s biggest stars is putting on his boots and hopping back in the saddle again. Garth Brooks announced via a web conference that he will soon be releasing a new album, putting his music up for sale digitally, and gearing up for a three-year world tour.