Teenagers: Prank about race at Wal-Mart… FAIL

Teenagers: Prank about race at Wal-Mart... FAILA teenager got on the intercom system at a southern New Jersey Wal-Mart and said, "Attention, Wal-Mart customers: All black people, leave the store now."
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Steal this headline

Steal this headlineAbby Hoffman (1936 – 1989) was a social and political activist most famous for his trickster activities during the heyday of American political protest against the Vietnam War. Continue reading

Seeing the letter “A” will help you get a better grade

Seeing the letter "A" will help you get a better gradeBefore your next test, view the letter "A" – and you will do better. Continue reading

Missing teen, 14, was hiding in secret compartment in boyfriend’s room


Missing teen, 14, was hiding in secret compartment in boyfriend's roomAmber Graham, 14, who had been missing for more than a week in Georgia, had been hiding in her 15-year-old boyfriend’s room in a secret compartment. Continue reading

A pseudo-event is “…fabricated on purpose to satisfy our exaggerated expectations of human greatness.”

A pseudo-event is "...fabricated on purpose to satisfy our exaggerated expectations of human greatness."The term pseudo-event was coined by Daniel J Boorstein in his prophetic book The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-Events in America. Continue reading

Why was his favorite professor the one who lied?

Why was his favorite professor the one who lied?"What made Dr. K memorable was a gimmick he employed that began with his introduction at the beginning of his first class…"
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Which of these babies is real? Which baby is reborn?

Which of these babies is real? Which baby is reborn?Which of these babies is real? Which baby is reborn?(Click for larger images) Reborns are dolls that look just like real babies. Continue reading

Where’s the face in the coffee beans?

Where's the face in the coffee beans?"Wake up!" said the beans. Can you find the face? Continue reading

When in Italy, visit The Little Square of Tricks

When in Italy, visit The Little Square of TricksThe Little Square of Tricks ("La Piazzetta Degli Inganni") is a whimsical trompe l’oeil (fool the eye) plaza designed by the set designer Gino Pellegrini. Continue reading

What’s the secret origin of the word “cheater”?

What's the secret origin of the word "cheater"?
Where did the word "cheater" come from? Continue reading