Tag: WTF

California Fining ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Participants

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August 25, 2014 

The state of California is living through its worst drought in decades, and the Department of Water and Power along with the Police Department have been cracking down on unnecessary water usage. At first there were simple restrictions, such as limiting the watering of landscapes, boats, aircrafts etc. But now the “Water Police” have targeted….

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Co-Founder Of “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge” Drowns

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August 22, 2014 

It seems that everyone on earth is doing the ice bucket challenge, but sadly one of the co-founders of the ice bucket challenge passed away. Corey Griffin, the person who helped the ALS ice bucket challenge fund-raising drive go viral, has died after drowning in a diving accident off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts. Griffin….

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Pot Falls From The Sky

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August 14, 2014 

According to federal officials, bundles of pot fell from the sky over San Diego, arriving in an airdrop from a plane that originated in Mexico. U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized more then 260 pounds of marijuana less then two miles north of the U.S. Mexico border. Agents confirmed that an ultra light aircraft….

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Mexico’s Richest Man Suggests 3 Day Work Week

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August 13, 2014 

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim is suggesting the work week should be changed to a three-day work week, but there is a catch, he would require 11-hour work days and workers to stay on the job until age 70 or 75. Workers at Telmex, the telecom company that had made Carlos Slim the second richest man,….

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Remembering Robin Williams

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August 11, 2014 

We remember Robin Williams as another great comedian leaves us to soon. Robin Williams was born in Chicago on July 21, 1951, studied theater at Juilliard School before taking his stand up act to nightclubs. One of his early successful acts was when he was cast as Mork, an alien visitor to Earth, for a….

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Chorizo Bobblehead Giveaway

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August 11, 2014 

The Milwaukee Brewers celebrated their Cerveceros Day event at Miller Park during the Dodger vs Brewer’s game. Just like in NBA games where teams replace their logos to a Spanish language translation during Latin nights. The Brewers took to the field with the traditional “Brewers” script replaced by the Spanish language translation “Cerveceros.” The giveaway….

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Melanie Griffith Covers Up Antonio Banderas Tattoo

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July 31, 2014 

Melanie Griffith sent a strong message to her ex when she stepped out on Tuesday morning. The 56-year-old actress opted to cover up her arm tattoo dedicated to her estranged husband, Antonio Banderas, with a bandage reading, simply, “Mel.” The blonde has been actively working to remove the famous tattoo, which featured Antonio’s name surrounded….

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Houston Bans Children In Country Illegally

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July 21, 2014 

The problem of immigrant children keeps growing, a Houston suburb decided to ban children who enter illegally into the United States. After federal officials looked into Houston suburb’s to tried to find a place to house the immigrant children caught crossing the border, the City council voted 6-2 to adopt the resolution that refuses any….

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Venezuela Imposes ‘Breathing Tax’ At Airport

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July 15, 2014 

Passengers are used to paying for check-in baggage or priority boarding, but Venezuela is now charging for the ultimate hidden extra fee. Anyone departing from the Simon Bolivar International Airport of Maiquetia in Caracas now faces a fee of 127 bolivars ($18) to pay for new air conditioning units. According to officials, the new air….

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Arjen Robben Piñata Spotted In Mexico

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July 12, 2014 

All Mexican futbol fans will never forget Mexico’s loss against the Netherlands during the 2014 World Cup, especially the infamous flop by Robben. We ask ourselves what would Mexican fans do if they could get a hold of Robben? Well now they can, a rather impressive piñata in the image of Arjen Robben has been….

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