A police officer chases a man on foot. The man starts running down a pier, which seems like a bad idea, until it turns out to be a brilliant idea.
A 23-year-old man jailed for drug possession complained to his jailer that a snake was in his cell. When the jailer entered the cell, the prisoner walked through the door and locked the jailer in the cell. READ THE REST
General the Great Pyreness decided he didn't want to stay in the Aquia-Garrisonville Animal Hospital, so he left. Opening serveral doors, all caught on security camera, on his way out. His family has him again. Via InsideNova: The dog's amazing escape from the Garrisonville Road facility — opening several doors before exiting the building —… READ THE REST
In 1982, 57% of Americans reported reading at least one work of creative literature in the preceding year. That number fell to 54% in 1992, then down to 47% in 2002. And, according to a Pew Research Center survey, over a quarter of Americans said they didn't read a book of any kind in print,… READ THE REST
They seem innocent enough. But without trumping up local news exposé levels of hysteria here…your pillow could actually be hurting you. Sure, they appear like happy, cloud-like wads of fluff, but the right pillow is actually pretty integral to you getting a good night's sleep. With too much or too little support, your pillow could… READ THE REST
Without power, all these devices and gadgets we love so much are little more than glorified doorstops. And, some of them are too small to even do that very well. For the person on your holiday list who always seems to have a dead phone whenever you try to reach them, give 'em one of… READ THE REST