Another year, another batch of people who have no idea that search engines exist. What are we talking about? The things people ask about on Yahoo Answers of course, the possibly soon-to-be-forgotten service in which anyone can ask / answer questions about life. First up, we have one user wondering why a printed GIF file does not move like the version seen on a computer. Continue reading for more. Click here to view a few bonus Yahoo Answers examples.
A sunstone is basically a plagioclase feldspar, which when viewed from certain directions exhibits a brilliant spangled appearance; this led to its use by the Vikings to locate the Sun for navigational purposes. It has been found in Southern Norway, Sweden and in various United States localities. The optical effect appears to be due to reflections from inclusions of red copper, in the form of minute scales, which are hexagonal, rhombic, or irregular in shape, and are disposed parallel to the principal cleavage-plane. Continue reading for more fascinating images from around the web.
Well, it's been over 25-years since the first Home Alone movie was released, so those who watched it as a child probably have different kinds of thoughts today. For example, Tony Shepherd on Twitter wonders how much the McCallister's mortgage is, rather than enjoy the antics of Kevin, who just so happens to be left home alone on Christmas day. Continue reading for more funny tweets about growing older. Click here to view a few bonus tweets once you finish.
Let's face it, with all of the new features social media services, like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc., continue to roll out on a daily basis, trying to stay on top of everything is tough to say the least. Now ask the older generation to hop right in to one of these services and master even the basic features is near impossible. For example, this person assumed that messaging "Old Country Buffet" on their Facebook page works like a traditional phone order. Continue reading to see more funny examples.
Rebekah Marine, was born with Symbrachydactyly, also known as "limb difference," but the turning point in her life 6-years ago, at the age of 22, when a friend suggested she model her newly fitted prosthetic arm. Production company FTL MODA, associated with New York's Fashion Week, contacted Marine last year, giving just four days notice to prepare for her very first runway show, and the rest is history. Continue reading for more fascinating photos from around the web.
Samsung's UN85S9 Framed 85" 4K Ultra HD 3D TV is apparently an incredibly popular item on Amazon, despite its $39,997.99 price tag. Its Ultra Clear Panel absorbs most ambient light and virtually eliminates reflections. Control your TV with hand gestures and voice commands spoken into the Smart Touch Remote Control. "I am coming back from the future to write this review, and to let everyone know you can buy this TV for $699 in 2017. It still looks great though," said one reviewer. Continue reading for more funny reviews.
Officially called the "Hatching Dinosaur Candle", this unsuspecting egg melts to reveal a baby raptor, bringing some humor to dark situations, literally. Once the wax has completely dissolved into a puddle of liquid, this toy will keep you entertained for hours on end, because without electronics, just about anything is better than staring into complete darkness. Continue reading for more interesting photos from around the web. Click here to view some bonus optical illusion 3D back tattoos.
If you randomly friend someone on Facebook, and decide to message them, asking for one of their non-public pictures should not be your first question. The person above apparently did not care about online etiquette, and received an unflattering picture of themselves run through a makeup app. Unfortunately (or fortunately), that is just one of the many funny texts that have been posted online this past year. Continue reading to see more. Click here for a few bonus entries.
So, you just went out and purchased a new power strip, but have no idea how to use it. The last thing you'd want to do is plug it into itself, and then proceed to post an image online for the Twitterverse to see, before searching online for a quick tutorial. Unfortunately, that is just one of the many strange things that internet users have posted online. Continue reading to see them all. Click here to view the honorable mentions.
You read that right, fans of the clear concoction from the 90s can now rejoice! Crystal Pepsi is officially returning, but only for a limited run, until summer 2016, when it's set to hit retailers in the US. For now, they're releasing 13,000 six-packs of the beverage that can be won via the mobile app or online. If you've never heard of the beverage, initial sales were good, but quickly fell. By the fall of 1993, Pepsi pulled the drink off the market, and the final batches were delivered to retailers during the first few months of 1994. Pepsi returned several months later with a reformulated citrus drink titled Crystal From Pepsi, but this was short-lived as well. Continue reading for another video of the updated packaging and more information. Click here to view the classic bottles and cans.