I took my baby to The Texas Chainsaw Massacre house and it was killer

My son Bruce turned 1 on Halloween. This past year has been absolutely amazing. Being a mom is a trip, a fun, awesome, weird, cool trip. For health reasons I needed a C-section, and when the doctor asked me what date I'd like to schedule it for, I immediately thought of Halloween. I've got a bit of an interest in… » 1/18/15 12:43pm 1/18/15 12:43pm

Awesome Mayor of Salem, MA supports LGBT rights, pisses off Glenn Beck

Here's the rub: Basically, Gordon College recently requested an exemption from federal employment laws so they could refuse to hire people based on their sexual orientation and gender identity. For which they were recently denied. So, let's be clear, if you're gay, Gordon College doesn't want to hire you. Regardless… » 7/23/14 8:56am 7/23/14 8:56am

Hayao Miyazaki's only music video is gorgeous and fucking trippy

In 1995, Chage & Aska, a Japanese rock duo, requested Hayao Miyazaki to produce this music video for their song "On Your Mark". The result is nothing less than pure-Miyazaki-porn. Not to be confused with actual anime porn. But, the result is pretty much the same. » 6/07/14 10:58am 6/07/14 10:58am

Every single Nicolas Cage laugh ever compiled in one single video

Get ready, my friends. Get ready to feel all kinds of emotions. Get ready to love, to cry, to hate, to look away, to stop this video in disgust only to start playing it again because you can't resist keep looking at it. Get ready for every single Nicolas Cage laugh ever compiled in one single video. Enjoy. » 5/24/14 6:23am 5/24/14 6:23am

Watch the cutest goat ever walk for the first time with a wheelchair

Meet Frostie, the Snow Goat. Frostie was born infested with lice and severely dehydrated. He also was born with joint naval ill, a life-threatening disease that made him unable to use his hind limbs. The moment Frostie walks for the first time is delightfully-capture in this heart-warming video full of feels. » 5/23/14 3:40pm 5/23/14 3:40pm

NASA's space colony concept designs from the '70s are cool as hell

Geek.com reports that today NASA's Ames Research Center released a kickass set of space colony concept designs. Basically, during the 1970s NASA commissioned a collection of incredibly cool concept designs for if, and when, we start colonizing space. These massive rotating colonies are straight out of the Jetsons. I… » 5/19/14 1:23pm 5/19/14 1:23pm

This Star Trek mansion is what happens when nerds become millionaires

Welp. It's happened. The Trekocalpyse is upon us. Some guy is selling a $35 million Star Trek-themed mansion in Boca Raton, Florida. Remember the social networking site, FriendFinder (me neither), well the ex-CEO of that site is Marc Bell. And Marc Bell is a massive Trekkie. He's also super-rich. His mansion is the… » 5/15/14 4:59pm 5/15/14 4:59pm

Behold the world's largest 'Transformer' balloon sculpture

John Reid of New Yorks Epic Balloons is what you would call, a "balloon artist." He makes stuff out of balloons and some people call it art. I think it's just pretty damn cool. This sculpture was inspired by Transformers, it's called "Poptimus Prime" (get it? cause balloons pop). Reid made it for the Salt Lake Comic… » 5/11/14 3:26pm 5/11/14 3:26pm

Behold, the world's first and only French Fry museum!

The Frietmuseum is the world's very first museum dedicated solely to the delicious culinary delicacy, known as the "French Fry." The museum is housed in a 14th century building, which is literally the most ancient building in Bruges. Seriously. Though many people associate "French Fries" with France, they're actually… » 5/02/14 9:44pm 5/02/14 9:44pm

How Native Americans were crucial to defeat the Nazis and Japan in WW2

This is Chester Nez, the last of the original Navajo 29, being honored at an April 4th ceremony. If it weren't for him and the other 28 Native Americans who created the secret code language used in the Pacific theater during World War II, America would have probably never won the war against Japan. » 4/15/14 9:55pm 4/15/14 9:55pm

Marinating meat in beer lowers cancer risks, according to Science

In a game-changing report, Pacific Standard magazine claims that marinating your meat in beer can "decrease the formation of carcinogenic material." The American Chemical Society's Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry made the bold statement to the delight of alcoholic carnivores everywhere! » 3/30/14 6:51pm 3/30/14 6:51pm

​Archaeologists Excited To Find Dead Brits In London Underground

The London Underground network's new Crossrail line, under construction since 2009, is the most expensive infrastructure project in Europe. Twenty-four billion dollars worth of high-speed rail spanning 73 miles and 37 stations across the city. Lots of spending and digging, obviously. An excavation crew even managed to… » 3/30/14 2:49pm 3/30/14 2:49pm