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FBI Seizes Artifacts from 91-year-old Man’s Home in Indiana

The FBI, archaeologists and other experts confiscated Native American and other artifacts and relics from a collection in a rural central Indiana home. Homeowner, 91-year old Donald Miller has been collecting the artifacts and relics for over 80 years, the FBI said. The items include artifacts from Native Americans, United States, China, Haiti, Australia, Russia, New Guinea, Italy, New Zealand, Puerto... 

Cat Attacks Baby and Forces Family to Call 911 While Trapped in Bedroom

An Oregon family had to call 911 after their 22-pound black-and-white Himalayan cat attacked the 7-month old and then “went over the edge.” The family locked themselves in their bedroom along with their baby and family dog. Owner Lee Palmer told dispatchers the 4-year-old male cat “has a history of violence,” and had scratched his 7-month old son in the forehead. “I kicked... 

Kids React to Rotary Phones: Fine Bros YouTube Video Proves Technology Changes Fast

Do you remember rotary phones? Dialing the telephone number by turning the dial, but first having to wait for the dial tone to make your call. Then if you got a busy signal, you’d hang up and have to try later. There was no call waiting. Let alone, no texting. Rotary dial designs dominated phone technology throughout the 20th century. Introduced in 1949, the classic Western Electric Model 500... 

Matt Stonie Eats 4 Chipotle Burritos in 3 Minutes, Finishes with Diet Coke

Eating one Chipotle burrito can leave a person feeling full, but add 3 more burritos and a 3 minute time limit, yikes. Competitive eater Matt Stonie, 21-years old completed this epic food challenge. In just 3 minutes, he completely ate two chicken and two steak Chipotle burritos, then washed it all down with a Diet Coke. In his Reddit bio he says, “For those wondering who I am, my name is Matt... 

Letter to LEGO About Gender Stereotypes from 7 Year Old Charlotte Benjamin, Goes Viral

Seven year-old, Charlotte Benjamin wrote a letter to LEGO expressing her dissatisfaction with the toy having mostly boy people and not enough girl people. Her letter to LEGO also expressed her concern with the fact that the LEGO girls at her local toy store only “sit at home, go to the beach, and shop, and had no jobs,” while the boy versions got to go “on adventures, worked, saved people, and... 

Budweiser Puppy Love Super Bowl 2014 Commercial Leaked [Video]

Budweiser leaked their Superbowl Commercial for 2014, called Puppy Love and it’s heart warming. A sequel to the company’s “Brotherhood” ad from last year, which featured a baby Clydesdale horse, this years features an adorable puppy that doesn’t want to leave his farm friend, the Clydesdale. During the Budweiser Superbowl commercial, while “Let Her Go” by Passenger... 

Elephant Flips Car at Kruger National Park in South Africa [Video]

Footage of an elephant flipping over a car was captured in South Africa on Decemeber 30, 2013 while Sarah Brooks, 30, from Spalding in Lincolnshire, was in the car with her fiancé, Jans de Klerk. The incident was filmed by a car of South African tourists behind the couple, one of whom can be heard saying: “Reverse, reverse… they’re going to die.” They drove up behind the animal... 

Atomic Wedgie Death in Oklahoma After Drunk Fight

A 33-year-old Oklahoma man has been charged with killing his stepfather by giving him an “atomic wedgie” that caused him to suffocate. McLoud police and Pottawatomie County deputies were called to the residence about 10:10 p.m. Dec. 21 to 4 Shadow Lake. Brad Davis, 33 said he and his stepfather, Denver Lee St. Clair, 58 fought, and he thought St. Clair was dead. According to an affidavit,... 

David Charles Arrested After Stealing Human Brain Tissue from Museum and Sold Them on eBay

An Indianapolis man was arrested for stealing human brain tissue from the Indiana Medical History Museum and selling them on eBay. Indianapolis police had investigated several break-ins at the museum’s storage facility before a California phone call tipped police off to David Charles. Break-ins started back in early September 2013. According to one report taken in mid-October, a museum worker... 

Father Son Duo Arrested for Allegedly Kidnapping and Performing Exorcism on Ex-wife

Something you would see in the movies, a father and his son arrested for allegedly kidnapping his ex-wife to perform an exorcism on her. San Joaquin County Sheriff’s officials say 42-year-old Jose Magana-Farias and his son, 20-year-old Victor Farias, thought the woman had undergone some drastic and worrisome personality changes that led them to believe she had been possessed by demons. The California... 
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