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UFO Over Oklahoma City Caught On Tape During Live TV News Broadcast

A UFO was spotted March 12 during a live morning newscast in Oklahoma City. Shortly after the brightly lit, fast moving object was noticed on screen, KOCO 5 News posted the video on YouTube and asked viewers to offer their opinions of the strange phenomenon.<p>The KOCO news camera that caught the …

Why the Earth Will Never Be Invaded

Why haven't the Borg invaded the Earth yet? I have watched every episode of <i>Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager,</i> and <i>Enterprise</i>, and myriad movies where the Earth is invaded by aliens. I love science fiction. But it is only fiction and will remain so.<p>Many people, …

Jimmy Fallon's #IOnceOverheard Tweets Prove The Best Fails Happen To Other People

If you've been confessing your deepest, darkest secrets in a public bathroom, you might want to rethink that.<p>Because of Robert Durst's possible murder confession in "The Jinx," Jimmy Fallon decided to ask for your best #IOnceOverheard tweets. Fallon says the "Tonight Show" received "a lot of …

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Isn't Happy About Cowboys Signing Greg Hardy

Another high-profile figure is speaking out against the Dallas Cowboys' acquisition of Greg Hardy, a former Carolina Panthers defensive end accused of domestic violence.<p>In a video posted Thursday, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings told the Dallas Morning News that he roots for the team, "but at some point …

The Most Bizarre Buildings in All 50 States

By Joe McGauley<p><i>Credit: Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Every state in the Union lays claim to something special. It might be a dominance in industry, spectacular natural beauty, or perhaps they've even been deemed by this very website to fly the coolest flag in the country.<p>Those bragging rights extend to their …

WATCH: An Ancestry of Fear -- The Phantasmagoria

I confess... In fact, I am proud to admit... When the lights go out, and my family is all safely tucked away to sleep, I scour the internet endlessly searching, in the dark, for... scary videos. (What will the neighbors think?)<p>In fact, ever since i was able to change the channel, I would click …

Zombie Apocalypse Simulator Proves That You Should Leave The City When The Dead Walk

Thanks to Cornell University researchers, we can now simulate the spread of a zombie disease outbreak.<p>And thanks to their new zombie apocalypse simulator, we can confirm what we already knew: Stay out of cities if you don't want to get infected.<p>The researchers will present their study, "The …

#ExplainThe90sIn4Words Resurfaces '90s Pop Culture References

Twitter's trending hashtags often reveal remarkable things. On Wednesday, #ExplainThe90sIn4Words gained traction, resurfacing hilarious truths (however brutal) about '90s pop culture.<p>Some of our favorites:<p>What would you add to the list?

The Endless Trials of Amanda Knox: a Key Decision Approaches March 25

Can the convicted-acquitted-convicted murderer of British student Meredith Kercher be extradited from the United States? Maybe so. But no time …

Georgia Bill Helps Wife Beaters

Georgia’s “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” is among the worst in the nation. So why are pro-gay companies doing nothing about it?<p>Georgia is poised …

Inside Fort Hood’s Prostitution Ring

An Army sergeant pimped cash-strapped female soldiers under his command to higher-ups. How did this happen?<p>It was supposed to be the Army private’s …

The Worst Adoption Therapy in the World

The family in Arkansas that perhaps thought their adopted daughters were possessed were following controversial practices to force adoptees to submit …

Things the Bible Doesn’t Say (But You Thought It Did)

Apples, unicorns and Jesus’ childhood are all missing from the Bible. Why?<p>The Bible is the most hotly debated and influential book of all time. …

The Firing Squad Makes a Comeback

Utah’s shocking decision to reinstate the firing squad as a method of execution is a response to embargoes and boycotts—and may accelerate the …

Death Row

The Sickening Child Porn Crisis Infecting U.S. Government Agencies

At least 22 current local, state, and federal employees have been convicted of horrific crimes against children. Even worse: There are likely many …

Crime

Is Twitter Catfishing ISIS?

Leaking 9,200 Twitter accounts, Anonymous strikes again in its war against ISIS.<p>The hacktivist group Anonymous has accessed 9,200 ISIS Twitter …

Charlie Sheen’s Racist Obama Rant: ‘Barry Satera Kenya’

The Wall Street and Two and a Half Men star blasted President Obama Thursday morning for filling out NCAA brackets on ESPN, calling him, ‘Barry …

Why Utah’s Mormon/LGBT Compromise Is Just Awful

How a landmark deal that would supposedly protect the rights of both LGBT people and religious conservatives erodes freedom for everyone.<p>Governor …

515 Students Expelled for Cheating in One City

Over 500 students were expelled from high school in Patna, Bihar, India, over a two day period for cheating on their class ten board exams. The …

The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons Wants to Play The Riddler

"You hear that? I would be 'dope' as The Riddler."<p>The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons says he would like to play crazed Batman villain The Riddler in a …

Los Angeles

The 25 Best Horror Films Of The 21st Century So Far

<i>Check out IndieWire’s newest list of best horror films of the 21st century!</i><p>By the pricking of my thumbs, a holiday-themed list feature this way …

10 historical superstitions we carry on today

We may think that as a society we have outgrown beliefs in evil spirits and lucky amulets, but in fact, says historical novelist Karen Maitland, most …

Ancient History

20 Funny Church Signs That Might Send Someone to Hell

<i>better start praying…</i><p>Oh, Good Lord! What Were They Thinking?<p>That’s what they all say.<p>Go figure. I would have guessed that would have come from a …

A Nuclear Weapon Is Detonated Nearby... What Are Passenger Planes Supposed To Do?

<i>What is the correct procedure when flying a passenger plane if a nuclear weapon is detonated nearby?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and</i> …

Blacks Better Off 'When Whites Were Still Lynching Blacks,' Says Wall Street Journal Writer

According to the Wall Street Journal's Jason Riley, blacks were doing a lot better back in the days when lynchings were common.<p>In a column on Tuesday, Riley -- a member of the newspaper’s editorial board and fellow at the conservative Manhattan Institute -- argues that liberals were secretly …

Why I Believe in the People of Ferguson

This story is not just about Ferguson. It is about St. Louis. It is about Madison, and Cleveland and New York. And why the steps taken here can be a roadmap for the rest of the country. The issues may be different. But the solutions can be found in the same way. Look hard, look deep at what is …

Tackling the Taboo of Menstruation

In 1995, global rights activists sent a powerful message about the urgent need for gender equality in political, civic, economic, cultural and social life. Two decades later, women and girls have made powerful strides in closing the gender gap.<p>Worldwide maternal deaths are down by 45 percent, …

Are You Hooked: The Impact of Social Media on Our Lives

Does social media do more good or harm? Or both? Have you ever thought of its consequences? How much time do you spend on social media every day? How much time do you spend with your real friends or relatives?<p>Social media networks started being popular when I was a sophomore at the university. I …

How Humor Can Help Boost Causes We Should All Give A Sh*t About

When it comes to the dark arts of moving people from apathy to action, here's who's cracked the code and discovered the most effective solution just might be laughter.<p>At a South by Southwest panel Tuesday, comedy experts took to the stage to discuss how being funny can be useful in propelling a …

27 Things You Probably Never Noticed In "Grease"

Rizzo's side-eye is the original side-eye.