Owners train their pets to live by a number of different rules and guidelines: Don't eat human food, stay off the countertops, only go to the bathroom outside, and so on. But you cannot babysit your pet 24/7. So for owners of one dog, that meant hiding a video camera in their bedroom to see whether
Sara Maria Forsberg has become an overnight YouTube sensation. Her videos have received over 10 million views in the span of less than a week and a half.It all started nine days ago, with the upload of “What Languages Sound Like To Foreigners.” Forsberg tells us that she was always fascinated with languages
Imagine waking up on the day of your engagement party to find out that you're actually getting married. For some brides, it might be their worst nightmare. For Carly Butler, it was a dream.The Windsor, Ontario, native married Adam Verheyen last August in front of family and friends. Verheyen proposed
The good news for actor Vin Diesel is that his movie “Riddick” topped the DVD sales list in its first week out. That yielded another positive: Universal Studios green-lit the next installment.How did Vin Diesel celebrate? Well, with a Facebook video in which he announces the news and dances to music
We've grown so accustomed to seeing Stevie Wonder perform like he did last night at the Grammys that sometimes we might take for granted not just his talent, but also the obstacles he overcame to learn those skills.Jahmir Wallace , who says Wonder is his inspiration, is not one of those people.
You might have a new appreciation for sand grains on your next trip to the beach after viewing the microphotography of Dr. Gary Greenberg.The Hawaii native can photograph an object as small as a single grain of sand and magnify it to 100 to 300 times its normal size. The results expose crystals, shells
We have a new viral verb to add to the list of “Tebowing” and “planking.” Please welcome “LeBroning” to the stage. Inspired by Miami Heat star LeBron James, the word is defined as “the action of throwing yourself to the floor after a light brush by a player, person, or animal; followed by an angry facial
If you own a gym membership then you probably dread January. Fitness centers become flooded after the first of the year with ambitious exercisers attempting to fulfill their New Year’s resolution. In addition to longer wait times for machines and general crowding, you might also notice certain types
If you didn't know any better, you might think the USS Enterprise landed in Quebec. A die-hard "Star Trek" fan in Canada recently renovated her basement to look like the starship. It set her back $30,000.When Line Rainville of Joliette, Quebec, realized she wanted to redesign her basement
Meet Peeps, a duck that hatched from a batch of eggs. Several things make Peeps different from his duckling counterparts. For one, the man who cared for the eggs Peeps came from was initially attempting to hatch chickens. For another, Peeps did not have any other ducks to socialize with.That man is a
New Year’s resolutions are usually predictable: lose weight, quit smoking, find a significant other, or maybe budget money more effectively. A Seattle woman went on a diet but took the task a step further, testing her will to see if she could limit her food consumption to just one outlet.That one “restaurant
You remember how the old advertisement went right? “I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!” Well, a street vendor that serves the treat in Turkey has customers up in arms for the frozen dessert. But if the people want to cool down with their favorite flavor, they’ll have to do more than simply
André Cassagnes is a French inventor, best known for creating the Etch A Sketch. Cassagnes passed away this past January at the age of 86. The toy maker is back in the headlines thanks to Christoph Niemann, who created a tribute to Cassagnes using his famous "magic screen."Niemann starts the
So when I say "drone," you say ... government secret? Cover-up? Military strike? Even if none of these is the case, the answer "breathtaking views" probably wouldn't make it onto the "Family Feud" survey board. But if you're not already in the know about all the
Allow the story of Marty Daniels to bring a little light, and probably a few tears, to your day. The 78-year-old war veteran has been dancing for over 60 years. His partner on the floor, his wife, Mariah, passed away after a second bout with breast cancer three months ago. Daniels told filmmaker Michael
These days, society is great at providing moments so depressing that all you can do is laugh. After watching a video of an actress portraying a slave and responding to actual tourist questions ... well, you might just find yourself laughing.
Greg Packer is probably one of the most popular names in print that you've never heard of. The Huntington, New York, native has been quoted over a hundred times in various news outlets on subjects ranging from the Super Bowl to the iPhone to the pope.
A record was broken in Manhattan over the weekend for the fastest lap driven around the borough. No, the new time was not set by a cabdriver — at least the person behind the wheel wasn't in a cab.
There are lots of things to look forward to during this time of year: the start of football, new fashion, and pumpkin-flavored everything to name a few. If you’re a deep fried aficionado, you’ll certainly have a chance to wet your appetite during fair season. From Oreos to Twinkies to meatballs, it seems