Is Weird Al Yankovic Secretly A WIZARD?

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Check out Weird Al Yankovic's mysterious floating orb trick - it's absolutely spellbinding. Until it isn't. Waaaaaait for it..... ... See the Rest

‘Tis the Season for… Wasabi Candy Canes?

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From Archie McPhee – the company that brought you bacon-flavored candy canes, gravy-flavored candy canes, and pickle-flavored candy canes – comes this festive set of six green-and-white wasabi-flavored candy canes. You know they're Wasabi Candy Canes, but to everyone else they look like normal mint-flavored green-striped candy canes. Of ... See the Rest

Watch the Short Horror Classic “Crack Master” (from SESAME STREET!)

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If you grew up in the '70s, you probably are still suffering PTSD from the "Crack Master" – an animated short that was featured on Sesame Street about a young woman who played with the various shapes and creatures formed by the cracks on her walls. These "crack creatures" – and the terrifying "Crack Master" (often misremembered as the "Crack ... Watch Now

Ways I Will Not Be Dying #173: Through a Hole in a Handmade Spiderweb, Strung Across a Canyon

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The Moab Monkeys, a Utah-based group of athletes specializing in slacklining, highlining, BASE jumping and filmmaking, have built a spiderweb net 400 feet over a canyon near Moab, Utah. The hand-woven web is 200 feet away from the nearest cliff, so to get to it, you have to tightrope walk the distance. Nope, nope, nope, nope. Then, after chillaxing ... See the Rest

Eating Barnacles Is All the Rage Now

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Zagat claims that barnacles, yes, BARNACLES,  are the next obscure ingredient to make it big on the hipster foodie circuit. Feels slightly post-apocalyptic, but  if Zagat says it, who are we to argue? Check out these chefs as they head over to the Oregon coast to scrape up a mess o' the little critters and cook 'em up. Barnacle burgers, anyone? ... Watch Now

Yes, That’s an Owl Doing the Butterfly Stroke

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A Great Horned Owl was forced down into Lake Michigan by two Peregrine Falcons and decided to swim to safety. And just like that, THE OWLS EVOLVED.  ... Watch Now

WTF of the day: Jennifer Lawrence Has a Top 40 Song?

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Yep. The tuneless dirge that Jennifer Lawrence barked out during Mockingjay, has inexplicably hit number 12 on Billboard's top 100 list. In related news: The world has gone mad. Listen to it (at your own risk) after the jump. ... See the Rest

Nope Nope Nope: Man Is Swallowed By an Anaconda SO HE COULD FILM IT

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Damn, Discovery. You crazy. Really. What is going on in those development meetings? In the upcoming special Eaten Alive, a scientist in a scuba diving suit with a Go-Pro attached to it attempts to get ingested by a giant  anaconda — all in the name of bringing attention to the rapid destruction of the Amazon. “I wanted to do something that would ... See the Rest