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Lionhead Rabbits Increasing In Popularity
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Just in time for your daily dose of adorable, there is news that Lionhead rabbits are becoming increasingly popular in the United States. The cute little critters have poked their wiggly noses into the limelight partially because of a 4-H …

NSA Recruiting Fiasco at U. Wisconsin

Last Tuesday, the NSA conducted a recruitment drive on the campus of the University of Wisconsin. Madiha Tahir, a journalist taking a language course at the university, stopped by to ask some uncomfortable questions. (Note: Tahir has posted a recording …

Edward Snowden: Venezuela Says the Door’s Open
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The presidents of Venezuela and Nicaragua have extended a hand to Edward Snowden. In the wake of the grounding of Bolivian president Evo Morales’s plane, on which Snowden was rumored to be aboard, Latin America has banded together to express …

Mick Jagger’s Hair Earns $6,000 At Auction

It’s never shocking when celebrity memorabilia sells for large sums at auction. What can be shocking is what people are paying said sums for. As reported by the BBC, a lock of Jagger’s “washed and trimmed” hair was bought for …

Ted Nugent 2016: Rocker for President?
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Ted Nugent, who’s made something of a late career out of serially threatening to run for elected office (see: Michigan governorship 2006, 2010), is thinking about the big prize. “Hi, I’m Ted Nugent. I have nine children from seven women, …

Dwight Howard Chooses Team, Back-Tracks Immediately

The Dwight Howard free-agency saga has been the highlight of the NBA offseason so far, as predicted on WPN back in May. Unfortunately, that saga includes the talented center’s apprehension in picking his new team. Earlier today it appeared that …

Man Claims P90X Sent Him To The Emergency Room
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As if we needed more of a reason to avoid working out, one man claims that just a single session of the high intensity workout system P90X sent him to the emergency room with kidney failure. Matt Lombardi, an internet …

Child Molester Kills Himself in Court With Cyanide
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It was like a scene out of a spy thriller. Steve Parsons of Maryville, Missouri, was absolutely not going to jail. Parsons, age 48, had been accused of forcible sodomy of a 14-year-old girl. He was having his day in …

Learn More About Destiny From Its Creators

It didn’t clean up the E3 awards like Titanfall did, but Bungie’s Destiny is still a game to keep your eye on. It’s an incredibly ambitious title that combines the storytelling of a title like Halo with the MMO shooter …

New Pokemon Revealed In Latest Pokemon X & Y Trailer

Game Freak has been more open in recent years about new Pokemon coming to the latest games. For Pokemon X & Y, the team has been a little more conservative. They’ve been making up for it, however, by announcing some …

Woman Missing Since 1985 Found Buried in Home Wall
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In 1985, JoAnn Nichols, a 55-year-old elementary school teacher in Poughkeepsie, New York went missing. Her husband, James Nichols, filed a missing persons report. Police searched and investigated for years. But there was no sign of JoAnn Nichols. In December …

These Are All The Pikmin You’ll Meet In Pikmin 3

In 2001, Nintendo introduced us to Pikmin. The little adorable plant creatures have been a fan favorite ever since, leading up Captain Olimar and his Pikmin making an appearance in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Now the third game, which is …

Fourth Of July Accident Injures 28 In Simi Valley, California
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Fourth of July accidents are unfortunately not uncommon on the holiday. From fireworks to parade mishaps, people will be injured or killed. One of the scarier accidents on Thursday happened in Simi Valley, California. The city was setting off fireworks …

Oregon May Soon Begin Tuition-Free College Plan
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ABC News is reporting that the Oregon state legislature has unanimously approved a plan to provide free tuition to students while they attend community college and public university. The groundbreaking plan is designed to help students hit by the recent …

Obamacare: Key Provision Delayed Obamacare: Key Provision Delayed
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The Treasury Department announced Tuesday that a key component of the Affordable Care Act – commonly known as Obamacare – will be delayed a full year. The statement, issued by Mark Mazur, assistant secretary for tax policy at the Treasury …

Joey Chestnut Breaks Hot Dog-Eating Record
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No Fourth of July would be complete without the gastronomic spectacle of the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating competition. This year’s competition was much the same as last year’s, with competitive eater Joey Chestnut breaking records and winning the competition. …

Tim Cook Pushes Selling More iPhones In Apple Stores Tim Cook Pushes Selling More iPhones In Apple Stores
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Apple CEO Tim Cook had a bone to pick with his retail store staff. While Apple is selling tons of iPhones, iPads, iMacs, etc., most of those products are not being sold in an Apple Retail Store. Why should Apple …

Dog With Cleft Lip Brings Hope To Kids

In cuter news, everyone should have the chance to hear about Lentil Bean, a French Bulldog with a cute face and big heart. This pup was born with a cleft lip, and was struggling for his life during his first …

AT&T’s Info Collecting Program: How To Opt Out AT&T’s Info Collecting Program: How To Opt Out

Earlier this week, AT&T announced that they were getting in the business of selling anonymized information about their customers to buyers. In the Internet world, aggregate and anonymous data can be used by retailers, advertisers and marketing companies to figure …

Trayvon Martin’s Mother: Screams Were My Son’s
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Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, has testified in court in the case against George Zimmerman. Zimmerman is accused of the February 26, 2012 shooting of Martin after having called 911 to report a suspicious figure in his gated community …

Shakira Ex Loses Court Battle For Account Access

For over one decade, Colombian pop star Shakira dated Antonio de la Rúa, the son of former Argentine President Fernando de la Rúa. The couple split in early 2011, but Rúa claims the couple continued to work together on the …

Oil Prices Rise By $2, Egyptian Unrest Partially To Blame Oil Prices Rise By $2, Egyptian Unrest Partially To Blame

Oil prices are volatile as always. The situation in Egypt isn’t making things easier as the violence in the country is causing the price to go up. Reuters reports that oil prices jumped by $2 on Friday – the biggest …

Popocatepetl Volcano Ash Grounds Mexico City Flights

Last month, the Popocatepetl volcano in Mexico began erupting, spewing ash and steam into the air. The volcano this week began acting up again, causing flights in nearby Mexico City to be cancelled. Mexican authorities have also cordoned off a …

Sophia Loren Returns To Cinema To Star In Son’s Film
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Sophia Loren hasn’t starred in a full-feature film in almost a decade. She’s now coming back to film thanks in part to her son. The Hollywood Reporter reports that Loren will be returning to star in La Voce Umana, or …