‘Stranger Things’ wants you to turn your Eggo box into creepy DIY costumes

November 3, 2017

Trump invites the media's kids into the Oval office, and can't do anything right.Image: DREW ANGERER/Getty Images Donald Trump sure knows how to throw a fun party — candy, costumes and insults included.  On Friday, the children of the White House Press Corps were invited to join their parents at work and celebrate Halloween at the White House. And, as expected, things got really awkward, really fast.  SEE ALSO: Someone…


Local news teases report on cougar with a tiny, harmless house cat

November 2, 2017

A house cat found the perfect opportunity to photobomb a live news segment.  Fox13’s Scott Madaus was teasing a live report from a field in Hernando, Mississippi where someone claims they spotted a cougar one day earlier.  SEE ALSO: Watch these hilarious over the top Halloween fails “I’m Scott Madaus, live in Hernando, Mississippi where there have been spottings of a cougar,” the man said into the camera. “And that’s…


A Southern school ditched its name to be called Barack Obama Elementary. Here’s why.

October 31, 2017

It began with just one student in Jackson, Mississippi. After having learned about a prominent Confederate leader and discussing his lasting legacy on the world, the student raised a good (if not painfully obvious) question to her mom at home: Why in the world would her school be named after a guy like that? Yes, Jefferson Davis International Baccalaureate Elementary School is named after that Jefferson Davis — a president of…


Family discovers their dog survived deadly wildfire, was waiting for them to return

A family was elated to discover that their Bernese Mountain Dog, Izzy, somehow managed to survive the wildfires that have ravaged areas of California.  Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen hiked miles to Weaver’s mother’s home in Santa Rosa earlier this week. Despite being turned away by police, the men managed to make their way to the property for an important mission.  SEE ALSO: Striking images reveal wineries devastated…

October 26, 2017

The outrage about the Women’s Convention misses a key point

Image: early gibson III/WireImage It’s October 2017 and some fights just won’t die.  Take a look at the most recent intra-resistance clash. In September, organizers of the Women’s March announced that they’d decided to designate the theme of their upcoming convention as the famous Maxine Waters’ quote “Reclaiming Our Time.” The all-powerful Congresswoman would be featured as headliner.  The convention only generated modest amounts of buzz until recently, when organizers…

October 22, 2017

How the Pentagon Spun Hurricane Maria

Late last month, Pentagon communications officials inadvertently included Bloomberg climate reporter Christopher Flavelle on an internal distribution list, in which Defense Department and Federal Emergency Management Agency officials discussed their evolving strategy for presenting the response to getting more negative.The Government Message: Pentagon officials tell staff to emphasize “coverage of life-saving/life-sustaining operations” and for spokespeople to avoid language about awaiting instructions from FEMA, “as that goes against the teamwork top-line…

October 21, 2017

In 2015, Tom Petty opened up about one of his career regrets: the Confederate flag.

Petty performs in 2014. Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images. Legendary musician Tom Petty passed away Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at age 66. During his more than 40 years making music, Petty won three Grammys, earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He was a true icon who helped shape the future of rock and roll. There’s no…

October 21, 2017

Whoops, Unilever insists its KJU body soap isn’t named after Kim Jong-un

lol you did watImage: AFP/Getty Images That new KJU line of body soaps and mist fragrances from Unilever isn’t named after Kim Jong-un, Unilever would like you to know. It’s just that after the name was created and even trademarked, that the company realised what it had done. SEE ALSO: Kim Jong-un just called Trump mentally deranged and everything is fine “It was only after we trademarked it that I…

October 15, 2017

After Trump’s visit to Puerto Rico, Mayor of San Juan wears a ‘NASTY’ T-shirt in a TV interview

Whoever is responsible for the Mayor of San Juan’s T-shirt collection, we’d like to take this time to thank you. Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, not one to mince her words or protest T-shirts, wore a black T-shirt emblazoned with the words “NASTY” on it to a Univision interview Wednesday morning. Yulín Cruz’s T-shirt appears to have been in response to Trump’s tweets about her on Saturday, as well as his…

October 12, 2017

When asked about Trump’s response to Charlottesville, Miss Texas didn’t mince words.

As a beauty pageant owner turned politician, President Donald Trump could not have been pleased with how the 2018 Miss America competition wrapped up. In the interview round on Sunday, Sep. 10, judge Jess Cagle, editor in chief of People magazine, asked Miss Texas Margana Wood whether Trump was right to fault “many sides” for the recent violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Wood was blunt: “I think that the white supremacist…

October 8, 2017

You’re not going to believe this, but I’m God and I completely forgot I was supposed to end the world today

Ugghhhh, I drew this up and EVERYTHING! I am so stupid!Image: Shutterstock / Vadim Sadovski Christian numerologist David Meade’s theory that the world will end on Sept. 23, due to what he sees as biblical signs, has thus far been met with dull shrugs from the world’s citizens.  Here to comment is God. Well, it’s official: I’m God and I am a frigging huge moron! I completely forgot that I…

October 6, 2017

No, players aren’t ‘protesting the anthem.’ Fox News’ Shep Smith explains perfectly.

Whatever the topic, you can count on Fox News’ Shep Smith to tell it like it is, and Trump’s feud with the NFL is no exception. While interviewing Politico’s Rachael Bade during Monday’s edition of “Shepard Smith Reporting,” Smith stated what’s obvious to many: The outrage from Trump and his base isn’t about the flag, anthem, or military. In recent days, a slew of news organizations (including Smith’s colleagues at…

October 4, 2017

Frida the Mexican Labrador retriever has rescued 52 people during natural disasters like the Oaxaca earthquake

In the wake of two harrowing earthquakes in Mexico, the story of local rescuer — a Labrador retriever named Frida — serves as a small comfort.  A canine rescuer belonging to the Mexican navy (SEMAR), Frida recently made headlines for her recent contributions to search and rescue missions following natural disasters in her country.  SEE ALSO: Here’s how to help Mexico after another deadly earthquake Su valiosa ayuda y amor…

October 2, 2017

576 border collies gathered together is the happiest place on earth

A magical thing happened on Sunday: 576 border collies with smiling faces gathered together, apparently breaking the unofficial record for the most border collies in one place at one time. The event, which was put on by the Border Collie Owners of South Australia, was held in Willaston Oval. The group confirmed on its Facebook page that 576 collies attended the event (though we have to admit, we see some…

September 29, 2017

This dog named Otis carried a bag of dog food through Hurricane Harvey

Dogs and cars are making it through the hurricane.Image: DARREN ABATE/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock A dog named Otis wasn’t about to go hungry during Hurricane Harvey.  As the hurricane made landfall, a dog was spotted wandering around Sinton, Texas carrying a full bag of dog food.  The German shepherd mix wasn’t a stray—he just got loose from a screen porch.  “I kept yelling his name and yelling his name and he wasn’t around,”…

September 22, 2017

Watch Ellen DeGeneres brilliantly explain why she won’t have Trump on her show.

If you had a TV show, would you have President Donald Trump on as a guest? The question sparked an interesting exchange between former Fox News host Megyn Kelly and talk show trailblazer Ellen DeGeneres. Kelly went on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” to chat about her upcoming NBC morning show, “Megyn Kelly Today,” when the conversation (inevitably) turned to Trump. “Would you have him on your show?” DeGeneres asked Kelly,…

September 21, 2017

Trump stared into the sun with no glasses and are you really surprised?

Yo, shit's bright up there.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock File this under: things you definitely should NOT do. Just about the first thing Donald Trump did when he walked out of the White House on Monday afternoon was look straight at the burning orb in the sky, no glasses, and point at it like, “y’all know that’s the sun up there? Shit.” SEE ALSO: Donald Trumps teleprompter is back from vacation to denounce…

September 19, 2017