Month: August 2014

Over the past 35 years CEO pay has increased by 937% while average worker pay has increased by 10%

Over the last three decades, CEO compensation grew far faster than that of other highly paid workers, those earning more than 99.9 percent of other wage earners. CEO compensation in 2012 was 4.75 times greater […]

Homer Simpson takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

Homer challenges Flanders, Lenny and then Flanders again just for good measure. Oh, and what the hell, Donald Trump too.

The ‘devastating’ effects of marijuana legalization

But let’s keep underfunding schools and spending billions on keeping the war on drugs in business. 

‘Baby Got Class’: A back to school parody

Yes, we all love our kids and wouldn’t trade the memories of all of those summer vacations with them for anything in the world. Still, by the time late August rolls around and “back to […]

Fans respond to ‘Mythbusters’ announcement that Kari, Grant and Tory will no longer be a part of the show

The 2014 season finale of Mythbusters aired earlier tonight. At the end of the episode co-hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage announced that Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci wouldn’t be returning for the […]

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo is holding a contest to rebrand ‘Net Neutrality’

Congresswoman Eshoo’s Reddit contest to rebrand ‘net neutrality’ Today I launched a contest on Reddit to rebrand ‘net neutrality’ — the term used to describe the principle of all Internet traffic being created equal and […]

Grouper fish eats 4′ shark in one bite

There’s a reason animals never gave up in the millions of years it took to evolve legs and start making their way on land. That reason? Because the ocean is a scary fucking place! Let […]

How to eat a banana the right way

In this modern, fast paced world that we live in things change rapidly. New breakthroughs in technology, science and medicine make our lives better, allows us to live longer and gives us insights into the […]

Contemporary artist Sam Van Aken created a hybrid tree that produces 40 different kinds of fruit

The Tree of 40 Fruit is an ongoing series of hybridized fruit trees by contemporary artist Sam Van Aken. Each unique Tree of 40 Fruit grows over forty different types of stone fruit including peaches, […]

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Photos

So a few more pics from my time in Vegas. After we hit the Hoover Dam we made our way out to Red Rock Canyon and took in the beauty of that place. It’s amazing […]