Because, let’s be honest, the Royal Wedding is more a costume party than anything – BF. Click the image for the 10 best Doppelganger pics: (Via: BuzzFeed) The 18 Best hats from the wedding: (Via: BuzzFeed) Grace Van Cutsem, the frowning girl: (Via: BuzzFeed) Not yet princess, not yet: (Via: Reddit)Read more "Royal Wedding: Humor and Hats"
Osama Bin Laden was killed by U.S. Forces on Sunday, May 1st, 2011. The covert operation was approved by President Obama last week following several months of intelligence that led to his most recent location: a compound (mansion) in Abbotabad, Pakistan. Soooo…can I stop taking my shoes off at the airport now? (Via: DailyWhat)Read more "Osama Bin Laden Killed By US Forces"
The man does not hold back, and that’s why we all (presumably) love Anderson Cooper. He’s just saying what most people think about Snooki (of Jersey Shore) anyways. Also, he has perma raised eyebrow going on here: that’s the affect she leaves you with. (Via: HuffPost)Read more "WIN: CNN’s Anderson Cooper Disses Snooki"
Who was the author of the plays credited to William Shakespeare? Is it not Shaky himself? The question has been asked for centuries and director Roland Emmerich is bringing it to the big screen as a political thriller. Release Date: September 30th, 2011. (Via: Devour)Read more "Annoymous: A Political Thriller Regarding Shakespeare"
Click the chart below for the report/more context. Turns out USA is one of the worst industrialized nations today as far as these categories go. Switzerland has the most ‘Best’ categories with 7, Sweden has 6, and Canada has 5. (Via: NYTimes)Read more "USA Lags Behind As An Industrialized Nation"
The situation in Libya is not to be taken lightly, but in many pictures of Muammar Gaddafi (his official name and the spelling have changed a few times), it’s a wonder why he looks more like a pop icon than a dictator. This image hits the nail on the head. (Via: HuffPost)Read more "Where Gaddafi Gets His Style"
Fort Wayne, Indiana, needs to name their new government building, so they put up an online pole. Citizens voted, but the county doesn’t like their choice (Former Mayor, Harry Baals). I wonder why. (Via: Urlesque)Read more "Harry Baals Government Center"
Gripping stuff. There really are a lot of meaningless text messages that could be sent/sorted out before driving or could wait until at least a red light. It’s a shame that many people won’t watch this because it’s 11 minutes long, but it certainly gets the message across: Don’t text while driving. (Via: engadget)Read more "Don’t Text and Drive, Dramatic PSA by AT&T"
This has the potential to be huge! Ever been confused at a restaurant in a foreign country and wish you could just scan your menu with your iPhone and get an instant translation? Well as of today you are one step closer thanks to Word Lens from QuestVisual. The iPhone app, which hit iTunes last […]Read more "iPhone App Translates Words From Signs"
The Chernobyl nuclear power plant is opening for tours in 2011. A sealed zone around the plant will be opened to visitors wishing to learn more about the world’s worst nuclear disaster. Chernobyl’s No. 4 reactor exploded on April 26, 1986, radiating a big part of northern Europe. If the image below doesn’t work, click […]Read more "Ukraine to Open Chernobyl Area to Tourists in 2011"