Thursday March 23, 2017

Archive for the ‘Silly’ Category

This might be the worst ‘Wheel of Fortune’ blunder ever

A player identified as “Kevin” was one letter away from solving the puzzle. It read, “A Streetcar Na-ed Desire.” Kevin decided to spin the wheel again and landed on the $600 piece. He said, “K.” “A Streetcar Naked Desire.”  More…

This cyclist sketched on a car window will blow your mind

The image of a simple stick figure-style cartoon bicyclist drawn on the window of a car in the Big Apple is on a roll — racking up millions of views in just a few days, according to a report Monday. New Yorker magazine illustrator Christoph Niemann created the delightfully low-tech optical illusion, in which the cartoon cyclist appears to be zipping down a Manhattan street.  More…

Palm Beach woman forgets which Bentley is hers

We wish we had this woman’s problems. A woman dining in Palm Beach, Fla. over the weekend at hot spot BrickTop’s had a problem. There were two Bentleys prominently parked outside the eatery, and as she emerged, the valet — recalling she owned one of the fancy cars — asked which was hers. The woman said that she wasn’t sure. “I have two Bentleys,” she said, and couldn’t recall which she’d driven that night.  More…

Anthony Bourdain compares split to a change of address

While news of Anthony Bourdain’s separation from wife Ottavia Busia may have shocked some, the former chef doesn’t appear to have been rattled by the event. The “Parts Unknown” host, 60, who’s profiled in the magazine this week, said “I married Sophia Loren. She turned into Jean-Claude Van Damme.”  More…

L.A. Street Artist Targets Oscars With Mocking Posters on Hollywood

A conservative street artist Sabo is mocking Hollywood’s biggest night, using fake Redbox kiosks and a line from a Quentin Tarantino movie to bash Sunday night’s Oscar show. Sabo has made a name for himself with real-looking movie posters that skewer liberalism, plastered his latest creations all over Hollywood and Highland, a stone’s throw from where celebrities will be walking the red carpet.  More…

Fortune cookie writer of 30 years quitting over writer’s block

For 30 years, Donald Lau has been the “Chief Fortune Writer” at Wonton Foods, a manufacturer that touts itself to be one of the world’s largest producers of fortune cookies. But now, Lau is leaving his position following a long bout of writer’s block.  More…

Blake Lively claims she’s part Cherokee – Doesn’t mention if she’s related to Elizabeth Warren


Blake Lively claims that she is part Cherokee — and social media isn’t buying it. The actress is under attack after she briefly addressed her mixed heritage claims in a L’Oreal Paris ad for various skin tones, noting that she is English, German, Irish and Cherokee.  More…

Hunched over sour-faced teenager mannequins

When it comes to their personality traits, teenagers and mannequins are normally polar opposites. One is quiet, composed and always professional, while the other is renowned for being rebellious, sullen, and permanently attached to their mobile phone. But combining the two can bring about hilarious results.  More…

Storyboards from Trump’s ‘Pizza Slut’ campaign selling for $15K

The creator of an intentionally cheesy 1995 Pizza Hut ad starring Donald and Ivana Trump featured the exes poking fun at their divorce is selling off memorabilia from the shoot. The 20-plus-year-old spot starring Trump was for Pizza Hut’s then-new “stuffed crust pizza,” and was shot on a Queens set designed to look like a Trump Tower suite during a romantic rendezvous.  More…

Former ice queen Tonya Harding isn’t looking too hot these days

She once exhibited elegance as a figure skater, but just look at her now. Notorious Olympic hellion Tonya Harding is barely recognizable as she sits smoking a cigarette in her Mickey Mouse pajama pants outside her Washington state home a few days ago.  More…

The connection between all of Pixar’s movies will blow your mind

For years, conspiracy theories have been spun around Disney Pixar movies — and the animation company has confirmed a major one that will blow your mind. We see “The Incredibles” making an appearance in “Finding Nemo,” and characters from “A Bug’s Life” creeping into “Toy Story 3.”  More…

‘Hardest working human’ Ariana Grande enrages the internet

Ariana Grande sent Twitter into a tizzy when she declared herself “the hardest working 23-year-old human being on Earth.” Not everyone was impressed with Grande’s self-proclaimed work ethic.  More…

This Trump protester completely lost her mind

An anti-Trump protester was caught on tape losing her ever-loving mind during Friday’s inauguration ceremony — screaming “no” at the top of her lungs just as the billionaire was sworn in.  More…

State Dept Held Workshops For Dealing With Trump Stress

The Department of State held workshops for agency employees struggling with the emotional stress of the Trump Transition in December.  More…

Inauguration Workers Cover Up ‘Don’s Johns’ on Portable Toilets on Capitol Hill

Workers preparing for President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on January 20 have taped over the name of the company — "Don’s Johns" — that is supplying portable restrooms for the event in the nation’s capital.  More…