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Panda Ai Hin faked pregnancy to get more treats
Panda Ai Hin faked pregnancy to get more treats

A crafty panda in China apparently faked a pregnancy after realizing her pregnant peers got special treats and privileges. Researcher were so convinced Ai Hin was with-cub that they scheduled a live broadcast of her delivery.


VIDEO Now there’s 2-year-olds doing the Ice Bucket Challenge
VIDEO Now there’s 2-year-olds doing the Ice Bucket Challenge

Are you ready to watch a seriously adorable British (I think) 2-year-old (I guess) girl do the Ice Bucket Challenge? I wasn’t either but now it’s your turn…


PHOTOS Alleged Arizona Lego thieves arrested with $200,000 worth of Legos
PHOTOS Alleged Arizona Lego thieves arrested with $200,000 worth of Legos

Forget gold bricks, it appears the real money is in little plastic bricks! That seemed to be the mentality of four suspected Lego thieves arrested in Arizona this week after police concluded a four-month sting operation by searching their property and finding more than $200,000 worth of the popular building blocks, many of which were stolen and being resold or returned to stores as exchanges.


PHOTOS VIDEO Mom dresses 4-year-old daughter in Hooters costume for pageant
PHOTOS VIDEO Mom dresses 4-year-old daughter in Hooters costume for pageant

England’s Channel 5 is picking up where TLC’s cancelled Toddlers & Tiaras left off with their documentary Blinging Up Baby featuring pageant moms “kitting out their children in top-to-toe glamour.” One of those moms is quickly gaining notoriety around the world after she was shown dressing up her four-year-old daughter in a Hooters uniform! Keep reading for photos and video of little Scarlett’s performance and mom Liane’s defense of the costume.


PHOTOS Taylor Swift’s mom Andrea Swift rescued boaters on her jet ski in 2002
PHOTOS Taylor Swift’s mom Andrea Swift rescued boaters on her jet ski in 2002

Taylor Swift posted a #FlashbackFriday newspaper article about her mom Andrea Swift’s heroic jet ski rescue of boaters stranded on a sandbar near Stone Harbor, New Jersey in 2002! Taylor humorously captioned the picture, “Flashback to 2002 when this was the most attention my family had ever gotten.” Keep reading to see the photo as well as the rest of the article, which we managed to dig up online.


PHOTOS Giraffe dies after head hits bridge just like Hangover 3 scene
PHOTOS Giraffe dies after head hits bridge just like Hangover 3 scene

A truck and trailer transporting two giraffes in South Africa earlier today inadvertently reenacted the gruesome Zach Galifianakis scene from Hangover 3 when one of the giraffes hit its head on a bridge and later died. Numerous commuters who saw the giraffes being transported snapped photos prior to the accident, and later described witnessing the horrific event.


Woman calls police to complain that her meth might be laced, asks not to get arrested, gets arrested
Woman calls police to complain that her meth might be laced, asks not to get arrested, gets arrested

Just because she was using meth doesn’t mean she gave up her right to protest.


Murdered teen April Millsap’s last text: Omg. … I think I’m being kidnapped
Murdered teen April Millsap’s last text: Omg. … I think I’m being kidnapped

As the search continues for the murderer of a 14-year-old Michigan girl, authorities revealed this week that the teenager’s last text to her boyfriend indicates she knew she was in danger. Hours later, her frantic dog led two walkers to April’s body.


Gay porn star Bruno Knight arrested for smuggling crystal meth as cheekily as possible
Gay porn star Bruno Knight arrested for smuggling crystal meth as cheekily as possible

Officers noticed something amiss when they observed Knight “moving erratically” and “sweating profusely.” It’s possible that the discomfort came from having a half-pound of meth lodged in his anus.


PHOTOS Zombie Teletubbies steal the show at 2014 SD Comic-Con
PHOTOS Zombie Teletubbies steal the show at 2014 SD Comic-Con

San Diego Comic-Con had the usual array of cosplayers in attendance this year, including scantily clad female super heroes and their not-quite-as-sexy male counterparts, several Klingons, Disney princesses, Popeye, and pretty much every Star Wars character except Jar Jar Binks. But, my favorite costume (so far) would have to be the unlikely mash-up of a couple surreal children’s TV show superstars and The Walking Dead. Keep reading to check out Teletubby Zombies! (Or would they be called Telezombies?)


 

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