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Kids React to Old Computers: Fine Bros YouTube Video Proves How Far Computers Have Come

The Fine Brothers, who have the popular series “Kids React to …” on YouTube, recently asked kids ages 6-13 to react to the Apple II. The kids first were shocked about the size of the Apple II computer. Then they struggled to turn it on, tapping on the monitor and waiting for it to do something, until the moderator informed them that the power button was on the back. They then learned...

75-year old Man Beats Wife to Death Over Vegetarian Meal

A 75-year-old man beat his wife to death because she served him a vegetarian dinner. Noor Hussain was so outraged over the vegetarian meal that he beat his wife, Nazar Hussain, 66-years-old, with a stick until she was a “bloody mess,” according to prosecutors and court papers obtained by the New York Post. “Defendant asked [his wife] to cook goat and [his wife] said she made something else,”...

Teaser Trailer Released for Live-Remake of Disney’s Cinderella Set for Theaters March 2015

Disney released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming live-remake feature inspired by the classic fairy tale, Cinderella. And teaser it certainly is. In the video is starts with a tight zoom on the iconic glass slipper before zooming out to reveal the entire shoe. A butterfly is flying around before landing on the slipper and becoming a golden accent. Cinderella will be directed by Kenneth Branagh....

College Students Find $40,000 inside $20 Couch, then Return it to 91-Year-Old Woman

Three college roommates at SUNY New Paltz in New York bought a used couch for $20 and ended up finding $40,000 cash stashed away inside. Third-year geology student Reese Werkhoven, Mount Holyoke College graduate Cally Guasti and SUNY New Paltz graduate Lara Russo were sitting on their new couch for the first time, when Werkhoven found a plastic envelope under the couch’s patchy arm. “I almost...

How Dirty is Money? Researchers Found 3,000 Types of Bacteria on 80 $1 Bills

So how dirty is that money you are carrying around in your wallet? A recent study identified 3,000 types of bacteria on $1 bills from a Manhattan bank. According to the study conducted by New York University’s Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, most of the bacteria found was unsurprisingly microbes found on the skin, while others matched those found in mouths. The study found one bacteria...

Missing Nebraska Boy Found Inside Bowling Alleys Claw Machine

A 3-year old missing boy from Lincoln, Nebraska turned up inside of a Bowling Alley’s claw machine. On Monday, the boy’s mother reported her son missing and said he had gotten out of their apartment while she was in the bathroom, said Katie Flood, spokeswoman for the Lincoln Police Department. Police searched the area and were notified by a man that a boy was inside the claw machine across...

Raccoon Attacks Baby: Charlotte Ponce Gets New Ear After Attack

Charlotte Ponce was 3-months old when she was attacked by a pet raccoon while laying in her crib. The raccoon destroyed her right ear, nose and part of her cheek. The children were taken into protective custody after the accident. Her great-aunt and uncle, Sharon and Tim Ponce from Spring Lake, Michigan heard the horrific news on the TV news and stepped in to adopt Charlotte and her older brother...

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...