When They Sang Happy Birthday To Their Horse, He Knew EXACTLY How to Respond

May 28, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

When the folks at Ithilien Stables just outside of New York City decided to sing “Happy Birthday” to their horse JD, they certainly never expected him to do this

Overweight Man Cruelly Mocked for Dancing Finally Gets the Dance Party He Deserves

May 28, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

A few months ago, Sean O’Brien found himself the target of public ridicule all over the internet, after photos of him dancing showed up on 4chan:

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The anonymous posters cruelly mocked him by writing, “Spotted this specimen trying to dance the other week. He stopped when he saw us laughing.”

And after the screenshots ended up on Imgur, they began to go viral…but not necessarily for the wrong reasons…

Some awesome people on the Internet thought it was pretty messed up that O’Brien was made to feel bad about his dancing, so they decided to take matters into their own hands.

 

Writer Cassandra Fairbanks turned to Twitter for help tracking O’Brien down, offering to fly him to Los Angeles and throw him a dance party.

Cancer Survivor Creates Empathy Cards She Wishes That She Had Been Sent

May 28, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

Unless you’ve gone through a serious illness yourself, it’s hard to know what really goes on when you’re sick.

People do their best to be supportive and, to be honest, you can’t expect them to understand something you’re struggling to understand yourself.

For Los Angeles-based designer Emily McDowell, it took a stage 3 Hodgkin’s lymphoma diagnosis and nine months of treatments at age 24 to realize that the most difficult part of a serious illness is rarely what you would expect.

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25 Unusual Vintage Medical Items You Can Actually Purchase

May 27, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

The invention of the Internet has given us many gifts: on-demand television, a 24-7 news cycle, social media and, of course, the ability to buy almost anything and have it delivered right to your door.

One such market for feeding your Internet shopping addiction is Etsy — the internet’s cool-vintage-shop, where you can buy everything from a real mink stole to a repurposed apothecary jar from the 1800s.

But push through the pages of hand-painted wedding invitations and sparkly brooches from the 80s, and you’ll find that here’s a darker side to the world’s consignment store. A place where you can buy all the deliciously creepy vintage medical ephemera your little heart desires…

A set of vintage medical teeth, which have been cleaned and polished — though you can apparently re-stain them with Tim Holtz alcohol stains.

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Via: Etsy

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You’ll Never Believe the Latest Taiwanese Trend in Dog Grooming

May 27, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Ever looked at your pup and thought they needed a new look?

Apparently, dog owners in Taiwan have taken things to a whole new Edward Scissorhands-inspired level with the latest trend in grooming…

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Adorably round and square shaped heads!

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Forget dressing your dog up in cute little outfits — these perfectly spherical and angular haircuts are all the rage.

This Heartbreaking Story of a Dog’s Loyalty Turns Absolutely Beautiful In An Instant

May 26, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

Dogs are called “man’s best friend” for a reason. They are steadfastly loyal and will go to great lengths to stick by their human’s side.

Well, get the Kleenex out because you’re about to see just how loyal a dog can be…

(It only makes matters worse that the video uses Michael Giacchino’s score from the beginning of the Pixar movie Up, which everyone knows is one of the saddest movie montages of all time…)