Toddlers may not have a lot of coherent conversations, or at least ones that adults can understand, but if they somehow knew how to form coherent messages, this is what their Facebook conversations might look like. There would also be the random friend adding and page liking. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a kindergartener who might be a few reading levels above the curve.
Police officer Gaetano Acerra from South Carolina went beyond the call of duty for 13-year-old boy Cameron Simmons. The story began when he called the police after fighting with his mom, saying he didn't want to live with her anymore. When Acerra walked into his bedroom, there was absolutely nothing inside, so he decided to do something about it and gifted Simmons with a comfortable bed, television, desk, chair, a Wii game system that somebody originally donated to him after learning of the story. Continue reading for more.
Users are one of the most popular social media sites, Reddit, are back at it again. This time, they've come up with some random food thoughts that actually make sense if you think about it. For example, people normally eat pizza from the inside out, since the cheese and sauce are on top, rather than inside the crust. Other examples include: what preheating and burritos should be called as well as the process of finding edible fruits. Continue reading to see them all.
By mid-1981, more than four billion quarters, or $1 billion, had been grossed from Space Invaders machines, and it would continue to gross an average of $600 million a year through to 1982, by which time it had grossed $2 billion in quarters (equivalent to $4.6 billion in 2011), with a net profit of $450 million (equivalent to $1 billion in 2011). This made it the best-selling video game and highest-grossing entertainment product of its time. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an incredible cover of 99 Red Balloons played with red balloons.
Lockheed Martin is the prime contractor and is responsible for the majority of the airframe, weapon systems, and final assembly of the F-22. Program partner Boeing provides the wings, aft fuselage, avionics integration, and training systems. The Raptor's combination of stealth, aerodynamic performance, and situational awareness gives the aircraft unprecedented air-to-air capabilities. Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston, former Chief of the Australian Defence Force, said in 2004 that the "F-22 will be the most outstanding fighter plane ever built." Continue reading for more interesting photos.
Millard Fillmore is best known as the 13th President of the United States (1850-1853), the last Whig president, and the last president not to be affiliated with either the Democratic or Republican parties. However, Fillmore boasts a striking resemblance to actor, film producer and comedian Alec Baldwin, and the side-by-side image above shows why. Continue reading for more celebrity doppelgangers.
Researchers from the Institute of Cell Biophysics and the Institute of Physicochemical and Biological Problems in Soil Science, Russian Academy of Sciences, have successfully revived a flowering plant from a 32,000-year-old fruit buried in Siberian permafrost. They regenerated fertile plants of Silene stenophylla from fruit tissue of Late Pleistocene age using in vitro tissue culture and clonal micropropagation techniques. Continue reading for more interesting science facts.
The Commodore SX-64, also known as the Executive 64, or VIP-64 in Europe, is a portable, briefcase/suitcase-size "luggable" version of the popular Commodore 64 home computer and holds the distinction of being the first full-color portable computer. The SX-64 features a built-in five-inch composite monitor and a built-in 1541 floppy drive. It weighs 10.5 kg (23lb). The machine is carried by its sturdy handle, which doubles as an adjustable stand. It was announced in January 1983 and released a year later, at US$ 995 (about $2,250 in 2014). Continue reading for more.
Tinder is the infamous dating app people all over the world have been using to find love, but Jarrod Allen, from Sydney, Australia became an internet sensation by finding potential matches on the dating app and then painstakingly recreates their weird and wonderful profile pictures. Jarrod says, "Everyone thinks they take ages to recreate, but it's actually really quick. I see a photo and if I think I can recreate it myself, I go ahead." Continue reading to see a few of his most popular photos.
Reddit is known for many things, including their goldmine of internet memes. The latest trending meme has been dog shower thoughts, or in other words, things your pet may think about on a daily basis. They include: finding out who the good boy actually is, where all the balls you throw go, and the high-pitched voice humans use around them. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a mind-blowing video of a man who dove into an active volcano.