13 Weapons That Are So Terrible, They’re Actually Banned From Use

November 14, 2017

War is a truly terrible thing, but at least we can all agree these 13 weapons shouldn’t be allowed to make it worse. Although battles themselves are nothing new, as technology advances, humans come up with new (and totally horrific) weapons that ultimately go on to cause people around the world so much pain. Some of them are later deemed too inhumane for use in battle, but it’s unfortunate that…

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22 Friendly Reminders That Snow Is The Worst Thing On This Cruel Earth

November 12, 2017

Unless you’re a “Game of Thrones” fan, the phrase “winter is coming” is never exciting. It’s not even December yet and already, weather forecasters are predicting large amounts of snow this winter. Isn’t it bad enough people try to rush into Christmas before Halloween has ended? Now winter wants to take away our last few weeks of fall and make everything horrible again. (In case you couldn’t tell, I’m not…

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They Thought They Saw Birds Flying Out Of The Forest, But They Were So, So Wrong

November 2, 2017

There are times when you get to witness something spectacular in nature, and watching birds migrate is one of the finest sights of all. To see a whole flock of flying birds is something majestic that you can’t understand until you’ve experienced it for yourself. That’s what these people thought they were seeing, but as it turns out, they were dead wrong. What looked like hundreds of birds migrating actually…

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15 Times People Checked Their Food Before Eating (And Were So Glad They Did)

October 21, 2017

When my dad was a teenager, he accidentally ate two hot dog buns that were crawling with maggots. He’d come home late and didn’t want to wake his parents by turning on the kitchen light. By the time he realized what he’d consumed, he was on the last bite. For some reason, he likes to tell us the story of that vomit-inducing memory at least once a year. Because of…

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Here Are The Strangest Laws From Every State In The Country

October 17, 2017

With the amount of laws that get thrown around on both state and federal levels every year, a few ridiculous ones are bound to slip through the cracks. And by a few, I mean an uncomfortably large amount. What’s crazier is that outdated laws from the past tend to hang around for decades. While law enforcement officers typically focus on laws that actually matter and affect the lives of civilians…

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The Truth Behind The Legend Of Leprechauns Is Not What You Think

September 24, 2017

Leprechauns have always been the unofficial mascot of St. Patrick’s Day, but if you bring them up to actual Irish people, chances are that you’ll get laughed out of the pub. So we decided to do our best to trace everyone’s favorite tiny, red-bearded men back to their origins. We’ll pinpoint their journey from mythological creatures to breakfast cereal mascots. Here are all the facts we know about leprechauns. 1….

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If You Don’t Know Much About Mustard Gas, You’ll Be Horrified By Its Effects

September 24, 2017

Among the cruelest tactics of war is the use of chemicals to kill or incapacitate soldiers. Mustard gas, or sulfur mustard, is just one of these debilitating agents that is relatively easy to produce, and its blistering effects are incredibly painful. It was developed as early as 1822, but it wasn’t first used until World War I when the German Army deployed it in 1917 against British and Canadian soldiers…

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As It Turns Out, Your Fears Of Semi-Trucks And Oversize Loads Are Totally Justified

September 11, 2017

If you’re like me, you probably cringe every time you find yourself driving right next to a semi-truck. Not only are their sizes incredibly intimidating, but they have enough force to easily kill you should one ever crash into your car — it’s no wonder so many people are afraid of them. Sure, truck drivers do their best to travel safely, but accidents do happen. Unfortunately, these 15 semi-trucks weren’t…

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This Crazy Thing Actually Happens On Train Tracks When It’s Too Hot Out

September 10, 2017

Imagine you’re taking a nice, quiet train trip when all of a sudden THIS happens: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); Luckily the passengers aboard that locomotive traveling to Melbourne were all okay, but the reality is traveling by train isn’t as safe as you once thought. That crazy imperfection on the metal tracks is known as railway buckling. It can be caused by a direct increase of heat which causes the…

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Some Believe That This Video Is Proof That Teleportation Is Possible…Do You?

September 10, 2017

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Although I’ve always humorously wished that I had the power of teleporting everywhere so I’d never be late again, I never considered the possibility that it could really happen. However, after seeing the footage below, I’m not sure what to think anymore. While this person was driving on a Russian highway, their dash cam picked up strange footage that can’t really be explained. As a truck…

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