Where would we be without the internet? How would we ever know this kind of amazingly useful information?
The average person spends three years of their life on the “john”. The average person flushes a toilet about 2500 times a year, while using about eight sheets of toilet paper per day. An estimated 2.6 billion people worldwide do not have access to proper toilet facilities, particularly in rural areas of China and India. . . . → Read More: Your toilet probably flushes in E-flat
Woman Has Two Year Relationship From Boyfriend’s Bathroom – Slice of SciFi
I don’t even know what to say about this. I’m sickened and saddened at the same time.
Apparently a 35-year old woman had a phobia that kept her in the bathroom 100% of every day for an undetermined period of time. And her boyfriend never called for help until she started acting “groggy.”
The case drew nationwide attention after Ness . . . → Read More: Woman grows onto toilet seat
How could anyone be stupid enough to let his skin turn blue?
Slice of Sci-Fi has a two lists of movie trailers. Here are my favorites from their lists.
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
Batman: The Dark Knight
[tags]movie trailers, odd people[/tags]
. . . → Read More: Blue Skin, and movie trailers
Slice of Scifi – Science Fiction TV & Movie News, Interviews & more » Paraglider Sucked Into Killer Storm
Wow. This definitely qualifies as the craziest story I’ve heard about paragliding (or hang gliding, or parachuting, for that matter).
A woman got caught in a storm system that lifted her above the height of Mt. Everest in under 10 minutes. No oxygen. She blacked out. When she came to, she had fallen to below 7000 . . . → Read More: Flying woman freezes, falls, and survives
Why Americans love to shoplift meat. – By Brendan I. Koerner – Slate Magazine
Meat is the #1 item shoplifted from grocery stores. That has got to be one of the weirdest statistics I’ve come across. And it seems the majority are doing it just because they “feel they deserve it.”
There is a serious problem with entitlement in this country. Too many people feel they deserve something more than they have earned. That just . . . → Read More: Swiping a sirloin is certainly stupid
Writer’s Blog: J.K. Rowling vs. Airport Security Somebody in the TSA has got to get a grip.
[tag]J.K. Rowling[/tag] tried to return home recently and had a run-in with [tag]airport security[/tag]:
Airport security tried to stop her from taking the unfinished, handwritten manuscript of the last Harry Potter book on board the plane as [tag]carry-on luggage[/tag].
What the heck is going on here?! What was she going to do, threaten to read the pilots to . . . → Read More: Harry Potter and the Paper-Cut Terrorist
TheForce.Net – Latest News – Number One Star Wars Fan In The UK
I really like Star Wars a lot. I’ve spent way too much money and time on it over the years to quantify. But I can now say that Luke Skywalker scares me.
2theadvocate.com | Suburban | Deputies: Owner shot out man’s tires when he couldn’t pay for gas
People are so screwed up. Take a second and write down the guy’s license plate and driver’s license. Pulling a gun seems a bit over the top.
LIVINGSTON — Deputies arrested a store owner accused of shooting out two tires on a customer’s vehicle after the customer said he had no money to pay for the gasoline he had . . . → Read More: Man steals gas; Man shoots cars tires
Slideshow: Vampire for Minn. Governor I don’t even know what to say about this. It’s simultaneously hilarious, alarming, depressing, and sick.