Lance Mansfield

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The Onion’s Brutal Israel Commentary Goes Beyond Satire

The country's leading humor publication has taken a stance on the Israel-Palestine conflict in a way that most "real" newspapers haven't.<p>On Monday, as the United States celebrated moving its Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, thousands of Palestinian protesters were shot by the Israel …

Theater Accidentally Plays Horror Movie Trailer Before Peter Rabbit, Families Run Out Screaming

The upcoming horror movie <i>Hereditary</i> is being touted as one of the scariest films of the year. So when a theater outside Perth, Australia accidentally …

Bandai is manufacturing armored cats

Bandai created armored cats ("Nekobusou") as a jokey tweet whose unexpected popularity inspired the toymaker to go into production with a like of …

Bandai

Clever Crow Steals a Credit Card in Attempt to Buy a Train Ticket From a Self-Service Machine in Tokyo

?? ????<br>?????????????????????<br>??????????????????????? pic.twitter.com/Y2yDtOTae9<p>— kinoshita shoji (@kinoshi42155049) May 1, 2018<p>While waiting to buy a …

Pruch Sintunava's Melancholy Children

Born in 1989, Pruch Sintunava portrays young Japanese manga character with melancholy expression, alone and defeated in the looming darkness. His …

Art

Jang Koal's Introspective, Graphic Paintings

Korea seems to be teeming with excellent illustrators and painters, from the black and white works of Moonassi to the stunning surrealism and …

Nora Fok’s Otherwordly, Textile Jewelry

Nora Fok’s blend of textile and jewelry art results in otherworldly pieces, implementing a variety of materials and processes for statements that …

Amy Sol’s Whimsical Oil Paintings Return in ‘Bird of Flux’

Korean-born, Nevada-based artist Amy Sol offers a new body of works at Thinkspace Gallery this month, under the title "Bird of Flux." The painter's …

Digging Deep Into the Only Conspiracy Alex Jones Doesn't Like

Deep in the heart of the internet exists a bat-shit theory that annoys the piss out of the Conspiracy King—that he is actually Bill Hicks.<p><i>This article first appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p><i>I hate patriotism. I can't stand it, man—makes me fuckin' sick. It's a round world last time I checked.</i> <i>- Bill …

Alex Jones

Beautiful gardens in the back of Japanese mini pickup trucks

The Japan Federation of Landscape Contractors' Kei Truck Garden Contest challenges people to transform the beds of their miniature pickup trucks into …

Artist Makes Incredibly Detailed Drawings of Famous Buildings Around the World

They say patience is a virtue, but for some artists it’s a necessity. Emi Nakajima’s detailed ink drawings of famous architectural sites, which …

Drawing

'Rapists, animals, drug dealers': woman abuses US Latino man in echo of Trump

Esteban Guzman, who was abused by woman in California, tells Guardian such incidents have become ‘increasingly regular’<p>A Latino man who was filmed being racially abused by a white California woman has said similar incidents have become “increasingly regular” since Donald Trump took office.<p>Related: …

U.S. smashed temperature records in May

Record heat returned to the United States with a vengeance in May.<p>May warmed to a record average 65.4 degrees Fahrenheit (18.6 Celsius) in the Lower …

Trump: "I Have The Absolute Right To Pardon Myself"

I’ve been ruined by Long Long Man, the greatest love story ever told by Japanese gum commercials

Looooong, loooooooong maaaaaaaaaaaaan!<p>As we all know, candy is an extremely important part of life. Chi-chan, the star of a series of commercials by Japanese gum company Sakeru that has utterly ravaged everything I thought I knew about life, believes this deeply. She and her boyfriend Tooru-san are …

Hitomi Hosono’s Foliage-Inspired Ceramic Vessels

Ceramicist Hitomi Hosono creates vessels born from several, leaf- and flower-like forms. These porcelain pieces carry the rich textures and shapes of …

Art

Homeopath “treated” 4-yr-old boy’s behavior problems with saliva from rabid dog

Homeopath: It treated “slightly rabid dog state.” Critic: That’s “patently absurd.”<p>“Hair of the dog” remedies may do the trick for some hangover …

Hot-air dryers suck in nasty bathroom bacteria and shoot them at your hands

Air filters can help, but healthcare and research centers may want to stick with towels.<p>Washing your grubby mitts is one of the all-time best ways to …

Milo Yiannopoulos shouted out of NYC bar by crowd chanting 'Nazi scum get out'

Conservative writer and provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos was forced to leave a bar in New York City Saturday after a crowd chanted “Nazi scum get …

Masaaki Sasamoto’s Gilded, Surreal Worlds

Tokyo-born artist Masaaki Sasamoto creates surreal worlds bathed in gold, mixing mythological iconography and the painter’s own, distinctive figures. …

Art

Ciou’s Vibrant, Mixed-Media Works in New Show

Ciou's vibrant, mixed-media works, with a sensibility labeled as “necro-kawai,” are collected in a new show at KochxBos Gallery in Amsterdam. The …

How Amazon Became Corporate America’s Nightmare

How Amazon’s Bottomless Appetite Became Corporate America’s Nightmare<p>By Shira OvideShira Ovide<p>Amazon makes no sense. It’s the most befuddling, …

Woman dies from bee-sting therapy that Goop, Gwyneth Paltrow promote

Doctors say repeated stings boost risks; it’s “both unsafe and unadvisable.”<p>A 55-year-old Spanish woman has died following repeated exposures to an …

Please Don't Drink Turpentine

Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish, 38, is fast becoming a fan favorite, thanks to widely-praised performances in tv sitcoms like <i>The Carmichael …

FACT CHECK: Does the United States Have a Lower Death Rate From Mass Shootings Than European Countries?

CLAIM<p>Between 2009 and 2015, the United States had a lower mass shootings death rate than several European countries.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>In the aftermath of a …

Guns

How to Concealed Carry a Full-Size (Or Even Larger) Gun

Sometimes you don’t want to just carry a pocket pistol.<p>Instead, you want to be able to feel the weight of that 1911 as you walk around, and hear it …

Concealed Carry

Happy Tau Day, the true circle constant

Remember: Pi Day is a lie day<p>You’ve probably heard of Pi Day, perhaps the most popular of geeky holidays. But I’m here to tell you that Pi Day is wrong — or rather, the entire idea of pi as a mathematical concept is wrong.<p>It’s easy enough to see why people like Pi Day: the whole thing starts with a …

Omega Labyrinth Z Becomes First Game Banned in the UK Since Manhunt 2

The PlayStation game <i>Omega Labyrinth Z</i>, which publisher PQube was intending to release in the UK, has been banned from sale because it "promotes the …