Bee attacks tennis player Kimiko Date-Krumm during game

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Kimiko Date-Krumm's serve was interrupted by an extremely persistent honey bee, during a US Open game against Venus Williams yesterday. After three attendants had to intervene to get the bee off the 43-year-old player's back, the apparently tennis-hating insect went on to bother her opponent.


Beachgoers oblivious of hammerhead shark behind them

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Footage filmed from a penthouse at the Silver Beach Towers in Destin, FL, shows a large hammerhead shark pursuing a stingray in the shallow water, behind to beachgoers that fail to notice it.

Scott McCain | via

Doctors trust chart

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Should You Trust that Doctor? is a chart created by Shea Strauss of College Humor, that illustrates the trustworthiness of famous doctors from pop culture.

College Humor

Emoji nover first lines quiz

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Slate has translated the first lines of 12 classic novels into emojis and invites you to test your literary knowledge and guess as many as you can.

The answers - on Slate


Th world map of alcohol consumption

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Italian designer and developer Piero Ciarfaglia aka Zenoid has created an interactive map of the world that shows how much, and which, alcohol is drunk in each country during a week, based on data taken from the World Health Organization.

Wine, Beer or Spirits? | via

Dachshund does the Ice Bucket Challenge

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Ammo the Dachshund does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Kyley D | via

Golden Brown

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Mr. Lovenstein

The boy who cried "Literally"

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

In one of their latest sketches, the guys from College Humor teach us what happens when you use the word "literally" (when you mean to say "figuratively") a lot.


The sounds people make when getting hurt, around the world

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

English illustrator James Chapman takes a look at what people say when they get hurt in 7 different languages.

James Chapman | via

Previously, from James Chapman: Sounds animals make in different languages, How to sneeze in 10 languages

Compilation: Jamie Costa's Robin Williams impressions

Monday, September 1, 2014

Actor, filmmaker and voice impressionist Jamie Costa has put together this compilation made from the Vine videos of himself doing impressions of the late Robin Williams.

James Costa | via