One would hope that elected officials would at least have the tools to write a coherent sentence or two explaining why they should be elected to represent the people. Apparently, one’s hopes would be dashed, as one Imgur user found out by looking through the Official California Voter Info Guide that has the list of nominees for US Senate.
Each candidate got to write a paragraph about themselves and, after reading the whole thing, the user concluded that most of these people “shouldn’t be trusted with scissors, yet alone a Senate position.”
To prove his point, he got out the old red pen and did a little grading himself.
Rescue! Rescue! Rescue!
In an ideal world, pizza wouldn’t have fat and you could simply burn more calories by scrolling on your computer instead of strolling down the street. But as we know, that ain’t happening. You have to eat right, get moving, and keep a sense of humor about things.
Or do neither of the first two options and instead tweet about the fitness struggle. That works, too.
When many people think of adoption, they generally think of orphanages and parents picking a kid out of a lineup as depicted in movies and cartoons.
Like a good neighbor, stay over there and don’t bother these people.
Needless to say, it can be difficult living around people who don’t respect your personal space — whether it’s in an apartment with their noisy activities or a house where their dog sees your yard as their personal toilet.
Regardless of the egregious offense, there’s a passive aggressive note for that, minus the passive part.
It's purely aesthetic.
It all started with this picture of 18-year-old Kerione looking pretty darn fine on the day of her high school prom.
This is Thomas Pryor and Navid Azodi, students at the University of Washington (Seattle, Wash.) and winners of a $10,000 Lemelson-MIT “Use it!” Undergraduate award.
You have to give older people credit. They grew up in a time when rotary phones were the norm and there was (gasp) no Internet. So when they try and keep up with the times and join social media, you have to expect there to be a few bumps in the virtual road.
At least they get credit for trying — and for making us laugh with their Facebook fails.
She's just looking out for your friends, you know.
One would like to think we’ve come a long way in terms of treating women with respect and gender equality, but then things like The Headless Women of Hollywood pops up on the radar and reminds us that we still have a long, long way to go — at least in Hollywood.
Started by comedian Marcia Belsky, the Tumblr account highlights movie posters that all share a disturbing design feature: The women in them are faceless or headless.
In what can only be described as unspeakable, two kittens that were dropped off this week at a cat rescue center in Bradford, West Yorkshire, appeared to be colored with permanent marker.
The first rule of any trip is that you always pack enough snacks. Well, apparently British DJ Artwork didn’t get the memo, and found himself trapped on a train from Glasgow to Sheffield hungry and without food options.
Instead of getting mad, he got creative, and took to Twitter to document his saucy success.