Category: funny

When NASA was preparing for Sally Ride to travel as the first…

When NASA was preparing for Sally Ride to travel as the first American female astronaut, engineers initially were at a loss about how many tampons to send. “Is 100 the right number?” they asked her. “No. That would not be the right number,” she replied. 

 Photo : NASA 

Infamous streaker, Mark Roberts was sponsored by…

Infamous streaker, Mark Roberts was sponsored by GoldenPalace.com to streak Super Bowl 38. He was paid $1 million, given front row tickets on the 50-yard line, and provided with one of the best defense attorneys in the US who was able to reduce his charges down to a misdemeanor and $1,000 fine.

Michael Orchard, a heroic man, broke into his neighbor’s…

Michael Orchard, a heroic man, broke into his neighbor’s burning home and rescued their dog. He later found out that the house fire was actually NOT real but was just a hallucination from the LSD he was consuming.

Korean college students once protested against the amount of air…

Korean college students once protested against the amount of air in potato chip packets by building a raft out of them and sailing across a river.

There’s a lake in Australia named “Lake…

There’s a lake in Australia named “Lake Disappointment”. The lake was found by an explorer who followed creeks for weeks looking for freshwater, but only found this seawater lake.  

Photo : Summerdrought / wikimedia 

One October night in 1997, someone impaled a pumpkin on top of a…

One October night in 1997, someone impaled a pumpkin on top of a spire at Cornell University. The spire was more than 170 feet off the ground. No one really knows how they did it.

To get revenge on fellow Boy Scouts who bullied him, a Tokyo…

To get revenge on fellow Boy Scouts who bullied him, a Tokyo resident mailed more than 500 boxes of soggy, smelly garbage including old underwear and rotten tea leaves to his tormentors, writing a random destination as the address with the bully’s return address in order to escape detection.

Photo : Nick Saltmarsh / Flickr

The “Underwear Bomber” plot failed because the bomber, Umar…

The “Underwear Bomber” plot failed because the bomber, Umar Abdulmutallab, wore the same underwear for two weeks straight, and as a result, the bomb’s fuse became “damp.”

There is a YouTuber in South Korea who has been posting 7-hour…

There is a YouTuber in South Korea who has been posting 7-hour long videos of him just studying in silence and still managed to get hundreds of thousands of subscribers in just a couple of months.

A woman in Australia won $825 on a horse race, and posted a…

A woman in Australia won $825 on a horse race, and posted a selfie to show off the winning ticket to her Facebook friends. But one of them captured the ticket barcode from the selfie and claimed the winnings for themselves.