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Feel Good Story Of The Day: Lost And Very Special Teddy Bear Found And Returned To 18 Month Old Boy

Hat/Tip to Amy Frazier at KOIN6 News. People cope with loss in lots of different ways. And when that loss is the loss of a child, then the hurt and pain is magnified. Sarah Pequeno was blessed with twins, a boy and a girl. Unfortunately her daughter did not make it and passed away after being born a preemie. Her son Isaiah, however survived and Sarah decided to put some of her daughter’s ashes in a locket and put that locket into a Teddy Bear. Well Isaiah has grown very attached to that Teddy Bear and takes it everywhere with […]

Former Porn Star Makes $5 Mil A Year On Youtube: You’ll Never Guess How In A Million Years

 Each one of her videos gets upwards of 25 million views. She has clocked in over 1 billion views total. Diane DeJesus in her porn star days (left) and at her local gas station in Orlando recently (right). The Brazilian has been named by neighbours as the woman behind the massively popular DC Toys Collector YouTube account Hat/Tip to BFH at IOTWReport.com. Mystery woman behind the ‘richest hands on the internet’ revealed: Former pornstar ‘makes $5m a year unwrapping Disney toys on YouTube’ Secretive couple behind ‘richest hands on the internet’ made $5m last year Mysterious DC Toys Collector was […]

Enough With the Depressing News: Feel Good Story Of The Day!

  Hat/Tip to BFH at IOTWReport.com. Great story amid all the ugly stuff going on in this world right now. Heartwarming moment dozens of cops and firefighters flocked to autistic boy’s birthday party after his heartbroken mom revealed none of his classmates turned up Ashlee Buratti invited her son’s 16 classmates to celebrate his sixth birthday Glenn was devastated when he found out his classmates weren’t coming Mom posted her frustration on Facebook and received messages of support Strangers asked if they could bring their kids to the party to celebrate Osceola County Sheriff’s Office heard about party and contacted the family […]

Vinyl Record Sales at Record Highs…

It seems that when my girlfriend and I hit the local record stores, we are not alone… 2014: bad for digital music sales, great for vinyl. Like, really great. According to Nielsen SoundScan, vinyl sales hit 9.2 million, a 52 percent jump from 2013 figures, and an all-time high for vinyl on SoundScan, which began tracking sales in 1991. Damn. … But there is hope yet in vinyl. Not only for its boost to the music industry, but also because it’s increasingly the most worthwhile way to own music. You almost never want to buy CDs, and no one’s buying […]

News of the Strange: Pig Eats Man’s Pot Stash, Hilarity Ensues

Well, it might not be hilarity.  In fact, it could have been tragic.  Here is more on what happens when a pig eats a man’s pot stash… An Ohio man was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after he went on a drinking binge when his pet pig Millie ate his entire marijuana stash. Forty-four-year-old Chad Spohn drank an entire bottle of Everclear, which is 190-proof grain alcohol, and threatened to harm himself during multiple calls with police. “Chad gets upset when he does not have marijuana,” Spohn’s wife Heather said. As soon as police arrived, Spohn became unruly […]

I’m Not Sure Why These Things Aren’t Everywhere: Part 6

Packing tape that is easy to open. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Bike racks that don’t take up sidewalk space. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Caution signs that are funny. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

I’m Not Sure Why These Things Aren’t Everywhere: Part 5

A fun way to clean.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ A hair brush that is easy to clean.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Earbuds that won’t tangle.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ USB rechargeable batteries.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . .

I’m Not Sure Why These Things Aren’t Everywhere: Part 4

Device that charges your phone from hot or cold drinks. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Or this solar powered charger. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Water fountains with built-in water bottle filling station. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Subways where you can pay by recycling. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . .  

I’m Not Sure Why These Things Aren’t Everywhere: Part 3

Parking garages with lights showing open spaces.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Stairs with slides.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Supermarkets with build your own 12-packs of soda.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ How to stop littering.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . .

I’m Not Sure Why These Things Aren’t Everywhere: Part 2

Fresh pizza vending machines.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Benches that you can turn to always have a dry seat. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Power strips that you can expand and rotate.     ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Mug that catches any drips.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . . .

I’m Not Sure Why These Things Aren’t Everywhere: Part 1

Traffic lights with countdown indicators.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Wall outlets with USB chargers. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ It should also come with a built-in night light. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ And the ultimate outlet would also have  extension cords built into the wall.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Small tiles you can attach to your keys, wallet,  computer, or pretty much anything. If you lose anything, you can then look up their location on your smartphone. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . .

Must See Video: Newborn Twins Were Born, ‘but hadn’t realized it yet’

H/T:  Life News Instead of the usual political corruption and cultural rot,  I thought it might be nice to see something a bit heartwarming.    Here is a video of newborn twins,but they seem to not be noticing the outside world… It helps to take a few minutes, and recognize that we are still in the Lord’s creation.  It’s nice to realize that it’s still beautiful-no matter how much we gum it up.

Watch a Piece of the Sierra Nevada Fracture on Video!

Ever want to see rock crack under natural forces, right before your eyes?  It was captured on video.  Check out the Sierra Nevada cracking! That is pretty awesome! H/T: Kim Komando

“Too Fat to Fly?” 400 Plus Pound Woman Dies After Being Denied Flights by Multiple Airlines

Here’s an interesting dilemma.  A woman who weighed in excess of 400 pounds was denied seats on several airlines, and eventually died due to medical conditions.  The late woman’s husband may file suit.  Here is more…       According to the Wall Street Journal, 57-year-old Janos Soltesz filed a $10 million wrongful death suit against Delta, KLM Royal Dutch and Lufthansa airlines after his wife Vilma died in Oct. 2012. The suit says the companies sent his wife on a “debilitating goose chase” that resulted in her premature death. The terms of the suit indicated the widower settled for […]

Fat Shaming Video Warns of “Mythical” Problems, Like Heart Attack, Hypertension, and Diabetes

If you’ve been following some of the nonsense going out out there, you know that there is now a movement to de-legitimize healthy living.  Some call it “fat justice.”  Of course, it’s component “oppressor” is called “thin privilege.”I covered this for a while prior to my “semi-retirement.” Is “Fat Justice” to blame for increases in Diabetes? Fat Liberation vs. Rape Culture: Opposite Sides of the Same Jelly Donut Since we Covered ‘Thin Privilege,’ We’ll Add ‘Fat Justice’ to the Plate Are You Aware of Your ‘Thin Privilege?’ The basic premise of the entire “Fat Justice/Thin Privilege” delusion appears to be […]

Tony Stewart Strikes and Kills Another Driver in a Sprint Car Race: Graphic Footage

Note:  To avoid confusion, please understand that a sprint car racing is not part of the NASCAR Sprint Cup, it is a completely different type of racing. NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is reportedly under investigation for his role in the death of another driver in a sprint race. Tony Stewart, one of the most popular and successful drivers in NASCAR, fatally struck a fellow driver late Saturday at a dirt track race in upstate New York the night before he was due to race in a NASCAR Sprint Cup event. Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero told reporters early Sunday that […]

A 370 inch TV You Ask? It’s only $2,000,000!

If you build it, they will come.  That is, if they have about $2,000,000!  It seems that the Titan company, as the name might imply, likes to make stuff that’s really, really big.  Their latest and biggest TV is appropriately titled  Zeus.  Here is more, from The Wire… This massive television is available for custom order and thus far Titan Screens has received one order. The person who shelled out almost $2 million for the mega-screen has requested anonymity (otherwise a lot of people would want to come over to watch Game of Thrones.) Titan is known for their giant screens. […]

Cameras Catch Family Cat Attacking Dog That Bit Boy, Saves Boy’s Life

Everyone knows that dog is man’s best friend, and cat merely tolerates us humans who habitate on their planet…but, once in a while a dog betrays man and a cat becomes a hero! Watch this amazing video and see a normal, average family tabby cat launch herself at a dog that is attacking the 4 year old boy in the family that she evidently has adopted. Not bad for a stray cat that followed them home one day. Roger said Tara, who followed the parents home from a park in 2008, had bonded with Jeremy because he was the firstborn. […]