Craigslist strangest ad for dog walking just got stranger

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Saturday 24 January 2015

We all know Craigslist is a bizarre place filled with weird ads by the oddest of people. But some ads tend to outshine the weirdness of others. This Seattle-based post tops them all…for now at least. This guy is advertising to walk your dog, if you’d let him. He starts off by asking if you’re too busy to walk your dog in the most creative ways like, ‘Are you going out of town with your post-divorce trophy-girlfriend to visit your slave ship collection in the Barbados?’

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It finally happened! Aussies put vegemite inside their pizza crust, and the rest of the world are gagging!

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By Nicole Hughes in New Food and Packaging on Friday 23 January 2015

Pizza Hut went where not many companies would go. They advertised how much their customers hate their products. Well, one of them anyway. And it only makes us want to try it more! Just in time for Australia Day, Pizza Hut is launching a new pizza with a Vegemite-filled crust. Yep, that Vegemite, the typically Australian yeast paste, an acquired taste and one that (most) foreigners are definitely not used to (cue gag reflexes)

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Christ and Lucifer are baby names that have been taken off New Zealand’s list

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Thursday 22 January 2015

New Zealand law can reject names for any number of reasons. If they are too long, resemble a title, rank or considered offensive, then they can’t be used. Simply as that! Last year, the NZ Department of Internal Affairs knocked many names off the list. A couple who tried to name their baby Senior Constable was rejected (thank goodness!). And those who entered symbols like ‘3rd’ and ’09’ were also rejected.

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109-year-old woman reveals the secret to living a long life: avoiding men!

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Thursday 22 January 2015

As of January 2nd, Scotland’s oldest woman, Jessie Gallan, celebrated her 109th birthday. In STV News’ interview with the centenarian, she revealed the secrets to living such a long and healthy life. Her secret? Avoid men. She confesses, they are ‘more trouble than they’re worth.’ (Boy, we know that!) She also claims ‘plenty of exercise’, eating porridge and avoiding marriage have all contributed to her additional years on earth.

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This guy did what we’ve always wondered about: he lived in Ikea for 2 days and didn’t get caught!

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Thursday 22 January 2015

We’ve all gotten lost in Ikea and accidentally fallen asleep on their beds, but not intentionally. Bro Bible writer Harvey Champine wanted to test how long he could live in an Ikea before he was noticed. It started when Harvey was off from work and went to Ikea for the experiment. He began by eating their cheap hot dogs and then climbed on top of a lofted bed. Unnoticed, he slept for four hours.

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Hahaha! Best dad ever throws huge ball pit party for his kid while his wife is away

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Wednesday 21 January 2015

Bored at home alone with the kids, YouTuber Roman Atwood had something up his sleeves. He called his wife to ask what time she’d be home. Considering she wouldn’t make it back home until later that night, Roman had plenty of time to plan the best day ever.

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Ouch! Woman fakes her own death to avoid a bad date

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Wednesday 21 January 2015

We’ve all lied to get out of something– a parking ticket, late homework assignment, a bad date. But usually it’s a small lie like ‘I’m sick’ or ‘I’m too busy’. 29 year-old English woman Ann Gray, however, is more imaginative in her lies. In order to avoid her terrible date, she faked her own death.

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Cop forgot he was being filmed on dash cam, dances to Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake it Off’

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Wednesday 21 January 2015

This officer can give Taylor Swift a run for her money – or at least that’s what people say. The dashcam video below shows Dover police officer Jeff Davis about to make his usual rounds when a catchy tune comes on: Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’. That’s when he begins to get sassy and pulls out some dance moves.

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Couples were asked to play a game of sex position charades and it is hilarious

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Saturday 17 January 2015

If you’re not familiar with ridiculously-named obscure sex positions like One Sausage Wrapped To Go or So You Liked The Lasagna, don’t feel so bad, you’re not the only one. YouTube channel Cut Video, who is also responsible for the grandmas smoking weed video, asked different couples to play a game of sexy charades. With […]

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This car dealership stiffed a pizza delivery man on a tip, then uploaded the footage to Youtube: the Internet hit back hard!

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Friday 16 January 2015

Karma does come back around. F & R Auto, a car dealership in Boston, is now dealing with the wrath of the Internet after security camera footage leaked. Originally, the video was posted with a slant saying the pizza driver was irate. But upon further investigation, it was the car dealership who was in the wrong.

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Delta Airlines allowed passenger to fly in plane by himself … almost!

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Thursday 15 January 2015

Beer blogger Chris O’leary was stuck in Cleveland, Ohio’s airport for longer than necessary. Waiting on his extremely delayed flight to NYC, Chris was the only one on the plane who didn’t re-book his flight. So, he had the entire plane to himself. Tweeting out the situation as it progressed, although delayed, Chris seemed happy.

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This web comic illustrates your deeply rooted fears and makes your skin crawl at the same time

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By Kenny Ong in New Art on Monday 5 January 2015

And I thought my fears were ludicrous. Well, not anymore after I pored through Fran Krause’s web comics based on people’s deepest, darkest fears. Some of the weirdest and most irrational appear amongst the 100 plus, and still growing, comic strips that actually make for an engaging read.

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This man added humour to his obituary and admitted to being Spiderman!

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Thursday 11 December 2014

In light of a grave situation, Nora McInerny and Aaron Purmort tried to keep a sense of humour after Aaron’s diagnosis of a lethal Grade 4 tumor. After his recent passing, Aaron’s obituary published in the Minneapolis Star Tribune told the truth about Aaron and his illness.

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Cat’s green fur sparks online outrage, turns out cat is the culprit after all

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Wednesday 10 December 2014

In Varna, Bulgaria, a cat has been attracting the attention of residents – not for its plush, huggable fur, but for its green, Hulk-like appearance! The green feline, which can be easily spotted hanging around town, has sparked outrage among netizens, leading them to start a manhunt for the prankster who gave it its peculiar color. A Facebook page, called Punishment to the perpetrator of this criminal act!, has even been set up. Members called for severe punishment to whoever did this heinous act, stating that dying a cat green is animal cruelty.

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This guy uses Snapchat to document shaving his epic beard

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Thursday 4 December 2014

Gavin Hill, a 21-year-old Canadian, had a love affair with his beard. In honor of the epic facial hair, he decided to document his love and his departure from being a bearded man. The snaps he took and chatted are hilarious. Gavin told Buzzfeed: ‘I wanted to see what kind of face was underneath that […]

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