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Blind Man and Dog Booted from Flight Causes Outrage Blind Man and Dog Booted from Flight Causes Outrage

The rare event of a flight cancellation via evacuation of the plane occurred Wednesday, after a blind man and his service dog were ejected from a US Airways jet. Albert Rizzi was instructed that his service dog Doxy had to …

Kailua, Hawaii: Tourists, Please Stop Coming Here Kailua, Hawaii: Tourists, Please Stop Coming Here

The AP reports that the Hawaiian town of Kailua has endured a lot of popular tourism lately. With even President Barack Obama and his family spending Christmas in Kailua, some of the town’s residents have decided to take a stand …

Andy Kaufman: Did He Fake His Death? Andy Kaufman: Did He Fake His Death?

Andy Kaufman was a comedian and actor known for his crazy appearance and antics. He has a great career and to this day, many famous actors and comedians model their characters and acts after him. Kaufman died in a hospital …

Winter Cruises: New Orleans Offers Two Vacations In One Winter Cruises: New Orleans Offers Two Vacations In One

Does the feel of the cold and the sight of ice and snow make you sad? Do you want to find a way to get away from the low temperatures and avoid winter depression? You may be in need of …

Demi Lovato Talks About Rehab and Memoirs Demi Lovato Talks About Rehab and Memoirs
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In the fall of 2010, Demi Lovato entered a rehab treatment facility for “physical and emotional issues.” She left the center at the beginning of 2011 and seemed like she was feeling better than ever. Lovato had gained some weight …

World’s Oldest Animal Dies During Research World’s Oldest Animal Dies During Research

The world’s oldest animal died today during research that was being done to confirm its age. Researchers at Bangor University were attempting to pry a bivalve mollusk apart to test its age when they accidentally killed it. Recent tests show …

386 Kids Rescued During Child Pornography Bust 386 Kids Rescued During Child Pornography Bust
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A worldwide porn bust has led to the arrest of f 348 people and saved the lives of 386 children around the world. The operation was called Project Spade and has been in the works since 2010. The project started …

Noah, Starring Russell Crowe, Debuts First Trailer [Video] Noah, Starring Russell Crowe, Debuts First Trailer [Video]

Noah, Russell Crowe’s long anticipated film has finally released its first trailer. The film tells the biblical story of Noah, who of course, was the one who was instructed by God to round up all of the animals and brought …

‘Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty’ Coming to PS4 Next Spring ‘Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty’ Coming to PS4 Next Spring

Today, on the eve of the PlayStation 4 launch, Sony and developer Just Add Water have revealed another game that will be coming to the new console. One that might bring more PlayStation nostalgia than all of Sony’s recent ads …

Pinterest Launches API, Partners With A Bunch Of Sites Pinterest Launches API, Partners With A Bunch Of Sites

Pinterest has launched an API, and partnered with a handful of brands to surface popular pins on their websites. Participating brands include AllRecipes, Better Homes and Garden, BuzzFeed, Disney’s Babble and BabyZone, Elle Magazine, Mashable, ModCloth, NBC News Digital’s iVillage, …

Mark Wahlberg/Tom Cruise Feud On The Way? Mark Wahlberg/Tom Cruise Feud On The Way?
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Mark Wahlberg reportedly got very upset recently during a Q&A session for his new film, “Lone Survivor”, in which he plays a Navy Seal. The actor ranted about actors who compare their jobs to those who serve in the military, …

Andy Kaufman (It Turns Out) Is Still Dead! Andy Kaufman (It Turns Out) Is Still Dead!

In a famous Saturday Night Live routine, Chevy Chase reads a news story on that show’s Weekend Update, declaring that Spain’s “Generalissimo Francisco Franco is valiantly holding out in his efforts to remain dead.” He and fellow cast member Garrett …

IKEA Proves More Terrifying Than Outer Space in This Superb ‘Gravity’ Spoof IKEA Proves More Terrifying Than Outer Space in This Superb ‘Gravity’ Spoof

Lost. Disconnected from all you love. A harsh, unforgiving landscape. No, it’s not the outer space depicted in the hit film Gravity. It’s your local IKEA. In space, no one can hear you scream. In IKEA, it wouldn’t matter if …

Alec Baldwin’s Stalker Found Guilty, Sentenced To 7 Months Alec Baldwin’s Stalker Found Guilty, Sentenced To 7 Months

Alec Baldwin has been battling a stalker case for months now, and it came to a close today after 41-year old Genevieve Sabourin was sentenced to seven months in jail. Baldwin and Sabourin both took the stand this week during …

LinkedIn Partners With Online Education Sites To Let Users Display Accomplishments LinkedIn Partners With Online Education Sites To Let Users Display Accomplishments
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LinkedIn has partnered with a handful of online education companies to add accomplishments to users’ LinkedIn profiles. The company has launched a pilot program with Coursera, EdX, Lynda.com, Pearson, Skillsoft, Udacity and Udemy. When the user completes a course from …

Hubble Finds Young Milky Way-Like Galaxies Hubble Finds Young Milky Way-Like Galaxies

Astronomers this week detailed findings showing how our own galaxy, the Milky Way, may have looked when it was first forming. The research, published recently in The Astrophysical Journal, shows that the Milky Way was likely once a blue-hued, gas-filled, …

Amazon Will Let You Personalize a Kindle Cover for No Additional Charge Amazon Will Let You Personalize a Kindle Cover for No Additional Charge

If your Kindle device is looking a bit…bland for your tastes, Amazon is now allowing you to spruce it up with a cool new cover. Not just any cover, but one that’s personalized with your own photos, if you’d like. …

Rod Blagojevich Comes From a Long Line of Shysters Rod Blagojevich Comes From a Long Line of Shysters

It’s been almost 5 years since former Illinois governor Rod Balgojevich was unceremoniously removed from office. For 4 years prior to that he had been under Federal Bureau of Investigation watch for corruption. But when Blago, as he became known …

Joan Jett Upsets Ranchers And Farmers? Joan Jett Upsets Ranchers And Farmers?

The veggie-eating hit-maker Joan Jett (along with her Blackhearts) has been selected to play atop a particular Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade float, and some ranchers and farmers don’t seem to be too thrilled about the idea. Actually, they’re pretty ticked …

Google Launches New Gmail Design On iPad Google Launches New Gmail Design On iPad
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Google has launched a new update to its Gmail iOS app with a focus on the iPad screen size. Here’s what it looks like: “If you hold your iPad in landscape mode, you’ll immediately notice the new left hand navigation …

E-Cigarette, Hookah Use Growing Among Teens E-Cigarette, Hookah Use Growing Among Teens

The U.S. Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released a report showing that the popularity of so-called “emerging tobacco products” is rising among middle and high school students. The CDC considers emerging tobacco products to include hookahs, little …

CBS to Live-Stream Original JFK Assassination Coverage Online CBS to Live-Stream Original JFK Assassination Coverage Online
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Next Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, and CBS is remembering the historic event with a “real-time” broadcast of the original 1963 coverage, as it aired on that fateful day. At 1:40 pm EST on Friday, November …

Twitter Ads Get Better, Expand To More Businesses Twitter Ads Get Better, Expand To More Businesses
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Now that it’s a public company, Twitter will eternally have a lot of questions to answer regarding revenue. The company’s monetization efforts have been criticized heavily for years, and are obviously now in a greater spotlight than ever. Twitter just …

Epilepsy-Treating Brain Implant Approved by FDA Epilepsy-Treating Brain Implant Approved by FDA
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved a brain implant designed to treat epilepsy. The implant is now approved for use in the U.S. to help reduce the frequency of epilepsy-related seizures for patients who haven’t responded to …