Crowdsourced sleuthing exonerates politician viewing "dirty" pic

What happens these days when a photographer's photo inadvertently shoulder-surfs your phone screen? If you're a politician and the content vaguely resembles porn, internet sleuths are on the case. In one case this week, depending on your point of view, the results were a disappointment or a relief. Read the rest

Cute single-panel comic about relationships

Yehuda Devir and his wife Maya are both artists, so it was natural for him to create a charming illustrated blog of their relationship. Read the rest

Driver attempts to parallel park in generously-sized space for 6 minutes

The music, as selected by uploader pokedude104, is from Spongebob Squarepants. This is a YouTube microgenre. Read the rest

Woman in swimming pool magically transforms into Winnie the Pooh beach ball

Shoppers in Saudi Arabia were treated to a miracle: a human being turned into a plastic ball. This is even better than the weightlifting snowman!

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Why didn't Jerry Seinfeld hug Ke$ha?

Earlier this week, Jerry Seinfeld rejected an on-camera hug from Ke$ha and people thought it was so funny, they wrote Seinfeld scenes about it. Here Seinfeld explains his perfectly reasonable rationale for the refusal.

"When you get to be my age and you've done a couple things, you have your own reality. In my reality, I don't hug a total stranger. I have to meet someone, say hello. I gotta start somewhere."

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TFW you're a White House reporter listening to Sean Spicer

Vice compiled this terrific compilation of White House reporters' reactions as they listen to Sean Spicer. If you don't laugh, you'll cry.

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SpongeBob SquarePants sings Black Sabbath

"Oh Lord yeah."

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Condom ad features Donald Trump

Platinum FMD created this series of spec ads featuring the tagline "some people should never have been born." Read the rest

Ejector seat button for your car, just $14

Here's a very clever eject button that fits into most automobile cigarette lighter sockets. Unfortunately, the product listing clearly states that it's "designed for show only." It is a functional cigarette lighter though so I guess they mean it won't actually trigger your ejector seat.

"Kei Project Red Eject Ejection Seat Push Button Car Power Plug Cigerette Lighter 12-volt Accessory Fits Most Vehicles" (Amazon via Dangerous Minds)

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Ninth Circuit creates groundbreaking jurisprudence for "sexy cops"

The Ninth Circuit's opinion in Santopietro v. Howell marks an important turning point in US jurisprudence, marking the first-ever time that a federal judge has used the phrase "sexy cop" in a decision. Read the rest

Trailer for Alien (1986), the comedy film

"In space, no one can hear you purr."

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Pope Francis doesn't want to hold Donald Trump's hand either

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Meet Unko Sensei, the poop teacher making kanji fun for Japanese kids

Unko Sensei (literally Poop Teacher), is a charming mustachioed turd helping Japanese grade-schoolers learn over 1000 kanji characters required by the end of 6th grade. Read the rest

Just look at these unsanctioned bananas in a highly sanctioned world

Artist Carson Davis Brown creates rogue art installations, and his latest work in progress does not disappoint: unsanctioned bananas the building lobbies. Read the rest

Photographer shoots wrong couple's marriage proposal

A perfect storm of factors led to photographer Jacob Peters shooting the wrong marriage proposal at a remote romantic overlook. Read the rest

With no music, A-Ha's "Take On Me" video is dark and disturbing

Musicless Musicvideo's Mario Wienerroither strips down A-Ha's 1980s anthem "Take On Me" and adds in appropriate sound effects. The result is rather strange and ominous.

Here's the beloved original:

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Troll Cakes turns nasty comments into delivered pastry

Talk about just desserts! Troll Cakes will turn a hater's online comment into a tasty cake and mail it to said hater. Above, one they made of a classic Trump troll. Read the rest

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