The man, the myth, the legend. Preston Waters is the most hated and the most loved person you will ever meet in your life. Some describe him as not human, while others say he is way too smart for his own good, and many just simply envy him. At the tender age of 22, Preston Waters can teach you more about life than anyone else. He will make you laugh, make you cry and will definitely make you get up off your ass. He lives by two rules:
This past weekend, New York became the 23rd state in the US to legalize medical marijuana. Though Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the bill Saturday, it will be at least another 18 months before medical marijuana becomes available in New York...
A plan to smuggle contraband into a South Carolina prison came to a screeching halt after the drone tasked with infiltrating the facility crashed outside its walls. According to Reuters, officials at Lee Correctional Institution discovered wreckage filled with cellphones, tobacco and marijuana in the vicinity of the prison back in April. While this is […]
For years, people have claimed giant alligators roam the sewers of New York City, remnants of an era when irresponsible pet owners who flushed their reptilian acquisitions down the toilet instead of taking care of them. There’s no evidence of similar urban legends in India, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have their own problems […]
When you’ve got good friends as groomsmen for your wedding, they’re pretty much willing to do whatever you ask of them. That’s what Joe Mulvihill’s groomsmen did when he asked them to take a ridiculous photo for the wedding album. Joe’s bride-to-be Rachel had originally asked him not to do anything silly with the photos of […]
Last month, The Washington Post reported that North Korea had instituted a ban on Choco Pie – a chocolate, marshmallow, graham cracker concoction that leaders feared was undermining the idea that capitalism and happiness are mutually exclusive ideas. According to The Telegraph, the pies had traditionally been given to citizens who work in Kaesong, where the two […]
Two Americans infected with a contagious and often fatal disease, Ebola, will soon be evacuated from the African nation of Liberia and brought back to the United States. According to the Washington Post: The outbreak of the extraordinarily lethal Ebola virus has worsened in West Africa, with the contagion showing no sign of coming under control, […]
With the ongoing fighting in Gaza, there’s one group of Palestinians who have undoubtedly been disproportionately and unfairly impacted by all the violence: children. While most images of Palestinian kids coming out of Gaza are horrific — including photos of the four bloodied young children who were killed by an Israeli blast on the beach […]
Domestic violence is a real issue. Nearly 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have experienced physical violence, stalking, or rape from an intimate partner in their lifetime. Milan-based artist AleXsandro Palombo focused on the female victims of domestic abuse in his art project, “No Violence Against Women.” He created posters of famous cartoon […]
Never underestimate the power of the Internet. A 15-year-old Vine musician has just shot to number one on the iTunes. His name is Shawn Mendes and a mere 37 minutes after he released his debut EP, it made its way to the top spot on the iTunes Top Albums chart. Prior to the release of […]
Basketball fans and reporters have left no stone unturned in their chase for clues as to where LeBron James will be playing next season. You name it, they’ve investigated it. From where his children are registered for school, to his wife’s Instagram account, to conversations that he’s had with best friends; anything that people think […]
Selena Gomez seems to be doing just fine without Justin Bieber. Bieber accepted a plea deal yesterday to avoid jail time, and it seems as if Selena may have had a boob job. So, you decide who’s having the better time of it following their breakup. There has been no confirmation on whether or not […]
In “Game of Thrones,” every house has a sigil, and now, thanks to the work of a Redditor named boo-yay, every state has one, too. These sigils are excellently done and you could totally see these logos and state mottos fitting perfectly into the “GoT” universe. Here’s what boo-yay had to say about his process: […]
As the legendary #2 shortstop for the New York Yankees prepares to play his final All-Star game in Minneapolis this evening, it is time to reflect on Derek Jeter’s marvelous, 20-year career in Major League Baseball. As a lifelong Yankee fan, I grew up in awe of not only his skills on the field, but […]
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