10:32 | Sunday 5th March 2017 289
Being a children's mascot - as in, wearing a gigantic furry suit and the like - can be a pretty harrowing experience.
Not only is it ridiculously uncomfortable, but it can also...
11:43 | Sunday 25th December 2016 1566
Just calm down about that Playstation, pal. Some of us aren't that lucky.
12:26 | Sunday 25th December 2016 1069
This wall of fog in Minnesota in the US is completely terrifying.
The footage was taken at Lake Superior and genuinely looks like something from a horror film.
20:18 | Saturday 16th July 2016 9401 comments
Tinder has been known to get people into somewhat awkward situations in the past, but this one really does push the limits.
Phil Stephenson swiped and connected with a woman in...
12:50 | Saturday 2nd July 2016 2017
Arnold Schwarzenegger might be seen as nothing more than a movie star, but for some, he's truly an inspiration.
It's easy to see why, of course. The man was a millionaire before...
14:32 | Saturday 2nd July 2016 12523 comments
To reiterate the headline, 13% of people in a recent US opinion poll opted for a giant meteor destroying all life on Earth than seeing Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton as US...
19:19 | Saturday 25th June 2016 1994
When we think of US lawyers, it usually conjures up images of Suits, The Good Wife, Law & Order and, if you're of a certain age, L.A. Law.
In other words, it's all very...
10:40 | Monday 6th June 2016 397
It might come as a shock to you, but full plate armour like what's used in, say, Game of Thrones is wildly impractical.
In fact, it's actually downright difficult to even move...
14:32 | Sunday 5th June 2016 376
Church of England priest Rev. Gareth Jones was fined £700 and an additional £520 in additional compensation and charges by Highbury magistrate's court for a pretty unusual set of...
17:28 | Thursday 2nd June 2016 506
Hey, we're not judging. Whatever you're into, pal.
Swiss Army Man, the upcoming dramedy starring Paul Dano and Daniel Radcliffe, has been making waves thanks to its truly...
15:23 | Saturday 21st May 2016 517
You might roll your eyes and scoff, but ghosts still hold a certain amount of belief both here and in other parts of the world.
A primary school in the city of Kota Bharu,...
11:06 | Sunday 15th May 2016 827
Don't worry, he's absolutely fine.
In fact, the turtle survived without a scratch or a dent. The windscreen, on the other hand, that's gone for sure. Let's backtrack this a...
19:48 | Tuesday 3rd May 2016 585
First it was the Harlem Shake, and now it's the Running Man Challenge.
Essentially, the Running Man Challenge is people dancing to '90s hip-hop tune My Boo from Ghost Town DJs....
09:07 | Sunday 1st May 2016 15982 comments
Last night saw the eight and final White House Correspondents Dinner under Barack Obama and it's pretty clear that he was leaving everything on the mic.
Basically nobody was...
17:31 | Sunday 1st May 2016 44812 comments
It's quite clear that this US Presidential Election isn't going to be anywhere near normal, but each day brings new weirdness to the table that's impossible to ignore.
16:28 | Sunday 24th April 2016 4097
You may not know this, but things being crushed in hydraulic presses are the go-to fad on the Internet at the moment.
The so-called Hydraulic Press Channel on YouTube is...
15:19 | Saturday 16th April 2016 2226
You've probably seen that ancient optical illusion image of rabbit and a duck before, right?
It's basically The Dress before the Internet or a precursor to any of those lazy-eye...
21:02 | Thursday 7th April 2016 328
Money can't buy you happiness may be an old saying, but an in-depth research analysis by Cambridge University proves that's no longer the case.
The study investigated a grand...
12:44 | Saturday 2nd April 2016 1456
More and more, science-fiction is catching up with science-reality.
If not's the huge advancements in VR technology, it's the burgeoning field of robotics and 3D printing. While...
14:46 | Saturday 2nd April 2016 2306
To be completely honest, we're not huge fans of April Fool's Day.
There is genuinely something mean-spirited about pranks; you're getting enjoyment out of tricking someone and...
20:52 | Saturday 26th March 2016 889
Election promises are nothing new in politics and some can be extremely outlandish.
In one case, US Presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich promised to set up a permanent base for...
15:13 | Sunday 20th March 2016 1950
That's if its owners take heed of the online suggestion poll its currently running.
The National Environment Research Council of Great Britain is currently seeking suggestions...
11:36 | Saturday 19th March 2016 159
Are you tired of human interaction when ordering food?
Do you hate making small-talk with the delivery driver when you're shuffling around, trying to find change to you pay for...
14:18 | Saturday 27th February 2016 391
Believe it or not, there's a thriving business in having unicorns show up to birthday parties for little children.
We say unicorn, we're essentially talking about a very...
12:17 | Monday 8th February 2016 1356
The Garda Siochana Twitter account has been a huge source of amusement in the past but this latest tale may be the best yet.
The account has this morning been...
20:56 | Sunday 7th February 2016 45722
Although it's been revealed that Hillary Clinton has a specific strategy in mind for engaging so-called 'millenials' to get them on side, Bernie Sanders doesn't really seem to have too much...
21:17 | Sunday 7th February 2016 488
As the Irish general election is now firmly underway, we're expecting a huge debate on the issues concerning the nation and what kind of country we want to live.
LOL JK, it's a...
14:59 | Saturday 6th February 2016 55985
Before you click on the video, we should warn you that the language used is pretty bad.
If you're offended by old angry Northern Irish people cursing at one another, using the...
17:35 | Saturday 6th February 2016 931
Do you love caffeine but hate the taste of coffee / Coke?
Is your life so busy that you literally can't take five minutes of your schedule to ingest liquids? Congratulations,...
11:30 | Friday 5th February 2016 337
Glass can be awful deceptive in fairness. And catching fish isn't easy. But you'd think the tank and the laws of physics would inform him just a little.
Apparently this isn't...
12:19 | Friday 5th February 2016 206
We've all been the victim of a frape or some other misdemeanor where a 'mate' takes liberties with our personal stuff but this latest stunt really takes the biscuit.
12:24 | Friday 5th February 2016 443
New Zealand Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce didn't have the best day at the office yesterday when he was hit in the face with a dildo thrown by an angry citizen during a media...
18:51 | Friday 5th February 2016 1227
By now, you've probably seen an image corresponding the various political parties in Ireland to characters from The Simpsons.
For those that haven't, it's pretty basic. Fianna...
10:01 | Thursday 4th February 2016 737
To be fair, it is one of those things that just sounds funny to say. We blame the alliteration.
New Zealand news presenter Hilary Barry really struggled with a story...
12:51 | Thursday 4th February 2016 342
Boundaries people, boundaries. They are there for a reason.
Obviously animals are different, or so one would think, because this dog has no problem getting up in the space of...
09:16 | Wednesday 3rd February 2016 385
Look out, Teresa Mannion - you've got competition.
The RTE weather reporter may have gone viral with her
14:47 | Wednesday 3rd February 2016 172
You want abundant cuteness to get you over the hump of the week? We'll give you abundant cuteness to get you over the hump of the week.
This baby rhino chasing some wild...
15:13 | Wednesday 3rd February 2016 318
If you're looking for a new way to guarantee winning in your next snowball fight, you can't get better than this.
Mark Rober's self-created snowball machine gun can fire 13...
15:59 | Wednesday 3rd February 2016 83
'Professional zebra impersonator' is an interesting thing to add to your CV at least.
Tokyo's Ueno Zoo holds an annual zebra escape drill in preparation for any escapes that may...
18:27 | Wednesday 3rd February 2016 183
In news that is sure to cause the masses to exclaim "huh?", Donald Trump has reportedly been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Somehow, the Republican Presidential...
09:15 | Tuesday 2nd February 2016 826
Whatever you have to say about this, you can't question their commitment.
The 'two men, one body' trick is possibly the oldest one in the book, most of the time used for comic...
14:47 | Tuesday 2nd February 2016 1048
For most, the discovery of the face lenses on Snapchat is a source of joy and comedy but this girl's mother did not find the experience a laughing matter.
Which is why when the...
10:03 | Monday 1st February 2016 644
Considering how close they were to actually getting killed, we think their reaction and choice of words are actually quite tame.
Then again, everything in Australia is trying to...
11:13 | Monday 1st February 2016 269
We're big fans of Hardy Bucks around these parts, but moreso, we're big fans of its best character Francis Higgins, aka The Viper, and his irreverent take on life.
11:18 | Monday 1st February 2016 599
Can someone please invent a café/hotel where this is an option because we are not able.
We would literally give all our money for an everyday nap experience like this....
11:44 | Monday 1st February 2016 279
We thought the only use for a slinky was to fall down a stairs and get knotted and then bend/break never to be used again but it looks like we were wrong.
This guy from Chinese...
13:08 | Monday 1st February 2016 154
It's okay to admit that his squad are better than yours because it's better than everyone's.
Doug the Pug is probably he most famous pug in the world what with having 1.4...
13:24 | Monday 1st February 2016 200
And here was you thinking that goats were passé and so 2014. Well, you'd be wrong because they're still out there being just as insane as ever.
Exhibit 742 in the case...
15:45 | Monday 1st February 2016 154
Imagine 35 Scooby Doos running wild in the snow while wearing winter jackets and you've got a fair idea how good this is.
Coming across this while wandering through a wood would...
13:57 | Saturday 30th January 2016 234
Snoop Dogg's had a range of jobs and side-ventures down through the years - producer, actor, pornographer (really).
However, the baddest Dogg of them all could have a new job...
16:05 | Saturday 30th January 2016 1533
Press tours can be quite difficult for some celebrities.
You're travelling through many countries with distinctly different cultures, all with their own customs. For us, it's...