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Tony Siragusa Talking About Depends Makes Local Weather Guy Lose It

Funny videos of news anchors and weathermen losing their cool on television are nothing new on the Internet. Some might even say that they’re what makes the Internet worth using. No? Either way, they’re usually pretty funny. Reddit has unearthed …

This Compilation Of Commander Riker Sitting Down Is An Instant Classic [Star Trek]

You’ll never view TNG the same again. [via reddit]

Microsoft Has Offered To Buy Nook Media For $1 Billion [Report] Microsoft Has Offered To Buy Nook Media For $1 Billion [Report]
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Microsoft invested $300 million into Barnes & Noble last year to create the Nook media subsidiary. Now the company may be looking to outright acquire the subsidiary from the national bookstore chain. TechCrunch is reporting that Microsoft has offered to …

Nun Convicted For Nuclear Weapons Protest
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Catholics are no strangers to protests, and even nuns and priests have been arrested on occasion during protests. This week, an 83-year-old nun was convicted for her participation in a break-in protest at a nuclear facility last July. According to …

David Moyes To Take Over As Manager Of Manchester United

It looks like Manchester United officially has its replacement for Alex Ferguson, who stepped down as manager this week. Ferguson’s replacement will reportedly be David Moyes, who is said to have signed a long-term six-year deal, and will take over …

Swallowed By Hippo: A Man’s Harrowing Tale
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River guide Paul Templer was an experienced traveler by the age of 27; he led tours down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe many times, and had encountered rambunctious animals there before. But none would prove to be so terrifying as …

Tesla Review From Consumer Reports Is Publication’s Best-Ever For A Car Tesla Review From Consumer Reports Is Publication’s Best-Ever For A Car

The 2013 Tesla Model S has received a rave review from Consumer Reports. This was just published (though a subscriptions is required), and is bound to be huge for the car maker. The car got a 99 out of 100, …

Tsarnaev Buried in Secret Location Outside Massachusetts

Though this week’s events have pushed Boston Marathon bombing headlines from the front pages of newspapers, the city of Boston is still reeling from the attacks and investigators are still digging into the bombers’ pasts. Today, the Boston Globe is …

Ex-Girlfriend Target Gets NRA In Trouble
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“The Ex”–a gun target made to look like a scantily-clad woman that “bleeds” when shot–has many people outraged after it debuted at an NRA convention over the weekend. The target is made by Zombie Industries, the company that makes a …

Facebook Reportedly Getting Ready To Buy Waze Facebook Reportedly Getting Ready To Buy Waze

While we’ve seen nothing official, and Facebook has specifically said that it will not comment on speculation, reports have come out that the company is buying mapping/traffic app Waze for up to $1 billion. TechCrunch points to reports in the …

Resident Evil Revelations Gets Some Unique Features On Wii U

Going against the recent trend of third-party developers skipping out on the Wii U, Capcom has decided to bring its HD remake of Resident Evil Revelations to Nintendo’s struggling console. The publisher/developer is going above and beyond the call of …

Glenn Beck Nazis Image Overshadows NRA Speech
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Glenn Beck is well-known for using hyperbole, conspiracy theories, and provocative imagery to keep himself relevant to conservatives. However, during his keynote speech this weekend at the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) Annual Meeting, Beck went full-on Godwin’s law, characterizing New …

Abenomics Bra Increases Bustline, Economy Abenomics Bra Increases Bustline, Economy

Lingerie makers in Japan have come up with a clever marketing strategy to get the word out about what Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls “Abenomics”: put pretty women in sexy padded bras and compare it to inflating the economy. Abe, …

Saints Row IV Trailer Features Violence, Mechs And Dubstep Guns

Grand Theft Auto V is coming out this year. It will probably be called a revolution in story telling and open world crime games. It will be all the rage, but the developers at Volition think they can take on …

Cruise Ship Overboard: Search For Couple Ongoing
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A cruise ship on its way to Australia is now the subject of a frantic investigation as the search continues for a couple who went missing overnight. The Carnival Spirit had just reached the end of a 10-day trip and …

Cute North American River Otters Get Exhibit At Aquarium of the Bay

There is currently a lot of web interest in river otters as more places are opening up North American river otter exhibits. Wildlife DNA lab recently received an $18,000 grant to research them. Residents of San Francisco with an interest …

Cleveland: Suicide Note Found in Castro’s House
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Earlier this week, three women held against their will for years were rescued when a local man heard one of them screaming and came to the rescue. The women were later revealed to be Michelle Knight, Gina DeJesus, and Amanda …

Ariel Castro Arraigned, Charged With 4 Counts Of Kidnapping, 3 Counts Of Rape

Ariel Castro was arraigned on Thursday, appearing in court for the first time since he and his two brothers were arrested in the case of the three kidnapped women in Cleveland. The brothers were not charged, but Ariel was arraigned …

Biggest Loser Divorce Comes Before Baby

“The Biggest Loser” has gained so much popularity over the years because the competitors are so relatable; we all want to see them do well because we care about them. Unfortunately, fans are about to get some disheartening news about …

Michael Arrington Sues Rape Accuser Jenn Allen Michael Arrington Sues Rape Accuser Jenn Allen

Jenn Allen, an ex-girlfriend of Techcrunch/Crunchfund Founder Michael Arrington, recently took to Facebook to make abuse allegations against him. While rape was not mentioned in the initial post, she later brought that up in comments on a Gawker article about …

Jerry ‘The King’ Lawler Cleared to Enter the Ring

In September 2012, Jerry “The King” Lawler, the long-time ring announcer for WWE, collapsed during a taping of Monday Night Raw. Lawler had suffered a gruesome heart attack live on national television. Following surgery, Lawler was able to return to …

Taco Bell $1 Menu Tests New Items, Cravings Menu Inbound
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The “Why Pay More” value menu for Taco Bell could be seeing the exit soon, if the fast food company decides to take their “$1 Cravings Menu” beyond the testing stage and into Taco Bells across the country. The new …

Megan Fox Uses Trampoline For Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie

Depending on your thoughts concerning Michael Bay, Megan Fox, trampolines, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, your feelings about this story could vary. However, there’s no denying this fact, Megan Fox will be jumping on a trampoline during some portion of …

911 Operator Criticized For Rudeness Towards Amanda Berry
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The 911 operator who took the call from kidnap victim Amanda Berry has come under fire and is reportedly being investigated by her superiors after the recording was released this week. Berry, who went missing at age 14 in 2003, …