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YouTube ‘Geek Week’: Top Ten Superheroes You’ve Never Heard Of [Video]

YouTube 'Geek Week' announces the top ten superheroes you've never heard of

YouTube “Geek Week” has now introduced the top ten superheroes you’ve never heard of. When you think of superheroes, you usually think of Batman, Spider-Man, the Avengers, the X-Men, Wolverine, and the like. However, with help from celebrity notables Simon Pegg (Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, Star Trek Into Darkness) and Nick Frost (Shaun Of The… Read more »

Drunk Walking Not Much Safer Than Drunk Driving

Drunk Walking Not A Safe Way Home, Study Shows

Drunk walking, like drunk driving, turns out to be a very dangerous way to get home. More than a third of all pedestrians killed in 2011 were found with more alcohol in their bloodstreams than the legal limit for driving. New data was released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration this week. AP reports… Read more »

‘Naruto’ Fake Trailer Hits YouTube For Geek Week [Video]

'Naruto' fake trailer hits YouTube for Geek Week

A Naruto fake trailer has hit YouTube just in time for Geek Week. YouTube celebrity Nigahiga is known for his parody videos, and got his boost almost a decade ago by simply being Japanese on YouTube. However, Ryan Higa didn’t rest on just that simple demographic to maintain his fame. The video released this week… Read more »

Dinosaurs Were On Noah’s Ark, Creationist Ken Ham Claims [Video]

Noah's Ark dinosaurs

The seeming absence of dinosaurs from the Biblical narrative has caused a ton of controversy among creationists and evolutionists over the years, but just because these prehistoric beasts aren’t mentioned by any name we know them by in the Bible doesn’t mean they weren’t there. They even could have been on Noah’s Ark, claims one… Read more »

Waffle Tacos In More Lucky Markets, Is Yours One?

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After Waffle Tacos from Taco Bell outsold all fellow menu items in five test markets in Southern California, the chain has expanded the breakfast item to 100 more stores. So now Taco Bell’s Waffle Tacos are coming to three more cities in hopes the Yum Brands chain will carve out a space in the breakfast… Read more »

Restaurant Bans Kids After 7 PM

Restaurant Bans Kids After 7 PM, Few Upset

Restaurant bans kids after 7 pm: you read that correctly. It shouldn’t be surprising considering recent moves by other entities to cut back on the presence of screaming, ill-behaved children. In February, a mall in Australia said no to screaming children, and that same month, The Inquisitr brought you the story of AirAsia X’s kid-free… Read more »

‘Star Wars’: Patton Oswalt’s Animated Rant Hits YouTube [Video]

'Star Wars' Patton Oswalt animated rant

Patton Oswalt ranted about Star Wars recently, and it was turned into an animated YouTube video. Long-time fans of Patton Oswalt may remember his standup rant on what George Lucas did with the Star Wars prequels. The comedian talked about a hypothetical situation where the previous Star Wars head honcho approached him with the idea… Read more »

Chink’s Steaks Opts For Less Offensive Name, Sales Plummet

Chink's Steaks

Philadelphia, PA – A restaurant called Chink’s Steaks decided that after over 50 years, it was time to change its name to something slightly less offensive. The neighborhood didn’t take to the owner’s racial sensitivity, and sales dropped dramatically. Seems there’s a cliche about no good deed going unpunished. The name Chink’s Steaks was given… Read more »

Sarah Sharples Spends $4,600 On Pink Baby Girl Items, Has Baby Boy

Sarah Sharples Spends $4.6K On Baby Girl And Suprised With Baby Boy

New mother Sarah Sharples got one heck of a shock when she was told that her newborn baby was a boy. Babies are always surprising their parents, but this wasn’t a surprise that Sharples was expecting. After her 20-week scan, her doctors told her that she was expecting a baby girl, according to Parent Dish…. Read more »

Facial Plastic Surgery Won’t Make You More Beautiful [Study]

Plastic Surgery Beauty

Facial plastic surgery doesn’t make you more beautiful, according to a new study involving 50 strangers and 49 plastic surgery patients. Published online Thursday in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, the study found that the procedure may help patients look three years younger, but it doesn’t necessarily make them more attractive. Eyelid surgery and facelifts are… Read more »

Liquor Can Now Be Made From Used Coffee Grounds

liquor coffee grounds

A new liquor can be made from used coffee grounds. But be warned. In the process of becoming 80 proof, the new beverage loses almost all of its caffeine. Oops. Portuguese and Spanish researchers will be publishing the complete how-to in the journal LWT — Food Science And Technology. From Science’s description, the used coffee… Read more »

TGI Friday’s Fined For Using Cheap Booze Instead Of The Good Stuff

Fine TGI Fridays Cheap Booze

A TGI Friday’s franchise was fined $500,000 for serving customers cheap booze instead of the top shelf spirits they ordered. Along with the fine, the franchise won’t contest the accusations against it. Authorities say that 13 restaurants owned by Briad Restaurant Group in New Jersey were raided by investigators in May over the allegations. The… Read more »

Church Of Scientology Fuming Mad At Oscar-Winner Paul Haggis

Church Of Scientology Ticked Off At Famous Screenwriter

Church of Scientology members have struck back regarding a recent open letter that screenwriter and Oscar-winner Paul Haggis sent to Leah Remini by way of The Hollywood Reporter. Remini left the church earlier this month after 30 years as a member. Haggis himself was a member of the Church of Scientology for a number of… Read more »

Kate Upton Sheer Top Pics Taken During Maksim Chmerkovskiy Date

Kate Upton Sheer Top Pics Taken During Maksim Chmerkovskiy Date

Kate Upton’s sheer top became the latest fashion obsession, with people seeming undecided on whether it’s hot or not. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Kate Upton bared all on a horse and uncensored photos were leaked, causing the internet to go wild. Kate Upton’s bikini photos also lit up Twitter for a season. Kate… Read more »

Delta Passenger Abandons Luggage To Avoid $1,400 Fee

Delta passenger abandons baggage to avoid $1,400 in fees.

A frustrated Delta passenger thought it better to leave his bags with all their belonging inside than to face $1,400 in fees. Have you ever thought that airlines are just ridiculous in the amount they charge for checked bags? This guy certainly did, NBC News reported on Tuesday. The Delta Airlines passenger was en route… Read more »

Jason Heap Wants To Be Navy’s First Atheist Chaplain

Jason Heap atheist

Jason Heap is an atheist, but he doesn’t see why that should prevent him from being a chaplain in the U.S.Navy. Heap is a 38-year-old Texas native and religious scholar who also just happens to not believe in God. Still, he has submitted an application to the Armed Forces Chaplains Board to become the first… Read more »

Chipotle Goes Vegan, If You’re Into It [Video]

chipotle vegan

Burrito giant Chipotle has embraced vegans with both hands, introducing an option above and beyond the “veggie bowl” or burrito this carnivore opts for each time we visit, because the guacamole is like angels dancing on your tongue. Chipotle’s vegan push involves a tofu option slowly rolled out to some test markets. Tofu sofritos are… Read more »

Pope Francis Gay Comments Get Mixed Reaction Among LGBTs

Pope Francis

Pope Francis’ Monday comments about not judging gays have been met with as many positive reactions as skeptical ones in LGBT communities. “If a person is gay, and looks for the Lord and had goodwill, who am I to judge them?” Pope Francis said at a news conference concerning a so-called “gay lobby” in the… Read more »

Rick Warren Preaches For First Time Since Son’s Suicide [Video]

Rick Warren Overwhelmed By Response To Son's Suicide

Pastor Rick Warren preached this Saturday night at his Saddleback Church, the first sermon he’s given in the months since son Matthew died by his own hand. Rick Warren and wife Kay were devastated by the loss of their 27-year-old son, a young man who struggled throughout his life with mental illness. Warren first thanked… Read more »

Watergun Bumper Hack Lets Your Car Hose Down Tailgaters [Video]

watergun bumper

Check out the watergun bumper hack just posted Saturday to YouTube by maker Chris Pool. It already went viral, enjoying over one million views in just two days. The basic concept is pretty simple. Pool’s car is now equipped with a watergun that he can use to squirt you with water or some other harmless… Read more »