Bill Soistmann

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6-Year-Old Catches Great White Shark

This fishing trip went from relaxing to ‘Jaws’ really quickly.<p>The White family was just trying to relax and catch some bass, when they suddenly …

How River Phoenix’s Coming of Age Anticipated My Own

He was born, hard to believe, 45 years ago today, in Madras, Oregon, which later became a setting for the dreamy, disoriented roadside flashbacks in <i>My Own Private Idaho</i>. He was given the name River Jude; River for Hermann Hesse’s <i>Siddhartha</i>, Jude for “Hey Jude.” His last name then was Bottom. So, …

The Most Interesting Part of Pizza Delivery Is the Story Behind the Box

The pizza box is iconic, an essential part of any worthwhile take-out experience. Meet the woman who designs most of the pizza boxes you know and love.<p>With a knock on the door and a box in your hands, you know your pizza's arrived. The pizza box has been keeping it safe for a half hour or more, …

RG3 got hurt and it's Jay Gruden's fault

Everyone could see it coming — the scattered thousands at FedEx Field, the hundreds of thousands watching on television and all the Thursday-night quarterbacks cracking jokes on Twitter — Robert Griffin III was getting hit every time he dropped back to pass in the Washington Redskins preseason game …

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Here Are The Books On President Obama's Summer Reading List

More like Reader of the Free World.

The 20 Most Popular Male + Female Dog Names

It’s been all about baby names lately, but now we’re talking dog names — after all, you have even MORE room for creativity with your pup’s moniker! In the popular television series <i>Columbo</i>, the detective played by Peter Falk was sometimes accompanied by his droopy-faced basset hound. His dog’s name: …

Intricately Folded Pages Transform Hardcover Books into Standing Sculptures

Japanese artist Yuto Yamaguchi transforms hardcover books into sculptures by simply folding their pages. Without using scissors, he crafts the bold designs by intricately creasing each page so that together, they appear as one cohesive form. Yamaguchi's excellent craftsmanship produces smooth …

HBO is finally going to let you watch its shows without cable

Starting next year, you'll finally be able to watch HBO on the web without a cable subscription. In a dream come true for cord cutters, HBO CEO Richard Plepler has confirmed the company plans to launch a "standalone, over-the-top" HBO Go subscription offering at some point in 2015. This service …

why abusive pastors like Standridge will always find pulpits

June 26, 2013 by David Hayward<p>Trigger warning: this 5 minutes video is spiritual abuse at its finest:<p>First of all… yes, this is abuse.<p>He shames …