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5 Things You Don't Need to Know How to Make

Sometimes, too much knowledge is a bad thing. So let's close out How to Make Anything Week with a few things you needn't bother with. Look, you've only go so much time on this Earth, people. All this week we'll be rolling out projects from our September cover story. Find them all on Twitter with …

Wrong-Way Driver Hits Cyclists, Hides Meth In Her Genitals: Police (VIDEO)

There are Do Not Enter signs all over this one.<p>Theresa L. Owens was already in trouble when she allegedly careened her car into a group of cyclists on Fiesta Island in San Diego on Friday. When police found her, she was also allegedly high on meth -- and her stash was stashed in her vagina.<p>She …

Runaway Teen Lives in Walmart for Four Days on Stolen Food and Drinks

A teenage boy from Corsicana, Texas, recently ran away from home and found refuge in the unlikeliest of places – at Walmart! Employees of the …

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Alleged Burglar Gets Stuck In Arby's Vent

Cops said Laquain Dashawn Guy was thinking Arby's, but eVENTually, he had to settle for getting rescued and arrested.<p>Guy, 22, was arrested after he allegedly tried to burglarize a Mullins, S.C. Arby's on Monday night, according to WPDE.<p>The alleged would-be thief was stuck in the vent for close to …

New magnetic material could boost electronics

<b>A highly sensitive magnetic material that could transform computer hard drives and energy storage devices has been discovered.</b><p>The metal bilayer needs only a small shift in temperature to dramatically alter its magnetism - a tremendously useful property in electronic engineering.<p>"No other material …

The World's First 'Sexual Home Appliance' Will Haunt Your Dreams

Don't look directly into it! It's too late. The A10 Cyclone Standalone already has your soul.<p>The new Cyclone isn't marketed as a sex toy. Vorze is calling it a "sexual home appliance" with hopes that it'll show up in electronics shops. We're not really sure what that means, but we recommend …

'Breatharian' Barbie Valeria Lukyanova Says She Wants To Live Off Light And Air Alone

A Ukrainian model who has cast herself as a real-life Barbie doll says she eventually hopes to live without eating or drinking.<p>Valeria Lukyanova, whose doll-like features and ultra-thin waist have stirred controversy in the past, has apparently made it her goal to survive "on air and light …

Astronaut Leroy Chiao Opens Up About His 2005 UFO Sighting

In 2005, astronaut Leroy Chiao was commander of the International Space Station for six and a half months. During a spacewalk with cosmonaut Salizhan Sharipov, the two were installing navigation antennas. They were 230 miles above Earth, traveling at over 17,000 miles per hour, when something …

Josh Hennessy, Man Who Bravely Fought Off Bear, Actually Just Fell While Chasing It

How em-bear-assing.<p>A Florida man who claimed to have suffered injuries after fending off a vicious bear attack has now corrected his story to say he suffered injuries after he fell while chasing a bear Thursday night.<p>Josh Hennessy, 36, told multiple news stations that he fought off a black bear. He …

Andre Bacon, Alleged Would-Be Carjacker, Gets Locked In Victim's Garage

An accused would-be carjacker is in jail after the victim locked him in her garage before he could steal the car.<p>Andre Bacon, 21, allegedly entered the garage of the victim's Chicago home on Saturday afternoon and demanded that the victim hand over the keys to her 2012 Acura MDX.<p>She did as she was …

Broncos Fans Went Porn-Crazy After Super Bowl Lost (INFOGRAPHIC)

Sometimes in life, it seems like porn is the only thing you can count on.<p>That would appear to be the thinking of Broncos fans who collectively went on an all-out porn binge after their beloved team was beaten like a, uh, drum, by the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl 48.<p>Pornhub did God's work by …

Alleged Burglar Caught Molesting Mannequin On Store Surveillance VIDEO

The expression "different strokes for different folks" could be aptly applied to the case of a Brazilian man who was reportedly caught on camera having sex with a mannequin during an alleged burglary.<p>According to the Folha De Jaragua newspaper, a man identified only as "Bruno" was arrested Friday …

One-Legged Man Driving Ice Cream Truck Allegedly Slashes Tires Of 7 Cars, Evades Police

We're not sure how he hasn't been caught yet either.<p>A man who allegedly slashed the tires of seven cars at a bar in Southborough, Mass. on Super Bowl Sunday has managed to evade police despite having an oddly specific appearance, Metro West Daily News reports.<p>Police and witnesses at the scene …

El Salvador fisherman washes up in Marshall Islands after year adrift

(Reuters) - A fisherman thought to be from El Salvador who washed ashore on the Marshall Islands said he survived more than a year adrift in the Pacific Ocean, drinking turtle blood and catching fish and birds with his bare hands.<p>The family of castaway fisherman Jose Salvador Alvarenga -- (L-R) his …

Dennis Byers Accused Of Riding Horse With Toddler While Drunk

Being accused of riding a horse while intoxicated is bad enough, but it's worse when you've got a 3-year-old child with you.<p>Especially when you don't know who the child is.<p>That's the dilemma facing Dennis Byers, 38, who was arrested for public intoxication and child endangerment Monday while riding …

Woman Finds Wrong Body in Mother's Casket

A woman wants answers after discovering the wrong body in a casket that should have contained her mother, who died unexpectedly while on vacation in …

Fox planning 'Magic: The Gathering' movie with 'X-Men' writer

<i>Magic: The Gathering</i> kicked off the trading card game craze way back in 1993, by turning collectible cards into powerful magic spells and fantastic creatures used in a deep, strategic game. Even today, the franchise rakes in money with a never-ending series of expansion sets and tournaments, and it …

Tevin Kievelle Monroe Used Gun To Demand McDonald's Job Application: Police

Tevin Kievelle Monroe apparently wanted to work at McDonald's real bad. So much so that he demanded a job application at gunpoint.<p>Police in Norfolk, Va., arrested 31-year-old Monroe last week after he allegedly walked into a Mickey D's and told the on-duty manager he wanted to apply for a job.<p>When …

Uncovering a More Useful Android Lock Screen

Nowadays, there’s a smartphone app for just about everything. Need to hail a ride? There’s an app for that. Need a game for your cat? There’s an app …

Joel Hodgson on 25 Years of ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’

Twenty-five years ago this Sunday, a little UHF station in Minneapolis called KTMA debuted a bizarre movies-and-puppet show from a well-known local …

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16 Rad Retro Gaming Accessories for Your Home or Office [PICS]

If you yearn for the good old days of pixelated gameplay, then you're going to love the 16 excellent accessories we've found that celebrate all …

Slum-Like African Resort Gives Rich Tourists a Taste of Hard Life

A Shanty is a small hut made out of old corrugated iron sheets or other waterproof material. It is a place of dwelling for the poor, often lacking in …

Bacon Deodorant Is A Real Thing (VIDEO)

From the makers of bacon condoms, bacon lube and bacon shaving cream comes Power Bacon, a deodorant heady with the scent of bacon. (Of course.)<p>"Power Bacon deodorant is designed specifically for those with active lifestyles –- or people who just sweat like pigs," reads the product page on J&D …

Mutant Rats Have Invaded British Parliament; Experts Blame Evolution

The British government is reportedly spending the equivalent of more than $11,000 a month fighting mutant rats that have infested Parliament.<p>According to the Daily Star, pest control experts at the House of Commons spent £7,000 (about $11,216) dealing with poison-resistant -- ergo, "mutant" -- …

Meet The Drunk Woman Who Mistook Her Cheeseburger For A Sandal

Meet Rachel Gossett.<p>The 25-year-old Georgia woman was arrested early Sunday when cops spotted her having sex with Frank Lucas, 27, inside a Dodge …