New $10 Bill Idea

The decision by Treasury Secretary Jack Lew (above) to replace Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill has many critics, including former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke. The Obama administration has a money problem. More specifically, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is under attack for announcing that the U.S. Treasury will change the $10 bill in order to […]

The First Church of Cannabis

They have weed instead of wine and a “pooh-bah” in place of a pastor who preaches the power of pot to heal the world: Welcome to The First Church of Cannabis. In May, this Indiana house of worship won the right to light up freely and spread its groovy gospel thanks to a newly awarded […]

Happy Ewe Year

Chinese were seeing in the Year of the Sheep on Thursday, but with fortune-tellers predicting accidents and an unstable economy and some parents-to-be fretting over the year’s reputation for docile kids, it wasn’t exactly warming everyone’s heart. This animal sign, which comes once every dozen years, can be said to have an identity crisis. Known […]

Wal-Mart Got Scammed

Customers have used Wal-Mart’s price-matching promotional in order to purchase $400 PlayStation 4 consoles for a fraction of the retail price using third-party sellers on Amazon.com. Earlier this month, the retailer announced it would begin a price-match promotion with select online retailers including Amazon; However, the website allows any Amazon user with a registered selling […]

Campaign For Mixed Marriages

China is offering cash rewards for interracial marriages in its troubled Muslim-majority region of Xinjiang, according to news reports, mirroring a policy now being promoted in Tibet. President Xi Jinping has responded to ethnic unrest in Xinjiang and Tibet with a familiar strategy: putting in place suffocating security controls and promising significant investment in development […]

Chelsea Clinton Leaves NBC

After three years of reporting feel-good stories, former first daughter Chelsea Clinton is leaving NBC News to focus on being a parent and her work for her family’s Clinton Foundation. In a note posted to her Facebook page Friday morning, the 34-year-old expectant first-time mom was thankful for the chance to talk about “ordinary people […]

Purrari 458

Earlier this year, Deadmau5 (aka Joel Zimmerman), decided to give his Ferrari 458 Italia a unique wrap. It entailed turning the whole car into a tribute to the Nyan Cat. It seems that adorning a Ferrari with a cat with a Pop-Tart body that flies through space leaving a rainbow trail in its wake did […]

Bulletproof BMW X5

Buyers looking for a vehicle that will coddle them while protecting them from gunfire and shrapnel are in luck, because many of the world’s top automakers all offer armored versions of their vehicles. One of these automakers is BMW, which is set to produce an armored version of its latest BMW X5 SUV. First shown […]

Great Reason To Legalize Pot

We’ve learned about a couple of good medical benefits to marijuana this year and now it seems there’s another one: Using medicinal marijuana makes it less likely that you’ll become hooked on painkillers. A new study published this in the JAMA Internal Medicine journal finds that states that have legalized medicinal marijuana have significantly fewer […]

Cars Being Abandoned Left and Right

It’s hard to imagine abandoning your car. Sure, it might just be a rust bucket — but it’s your rust bucket. Regardless, apparently some people in Qatar are simply leaving their cars to rot in the desert. And they’re not all just rust buckets. In recent years, Qatar has been hit hard by a growing […]