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A US Map Of Romantic Comedy Settings Or Storylines Based On Location

Japan's radioactive water is about to reach North American shores

The Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami may have struck three years ago, but radioactive water from Japan's beleaguered Fukushima nuclear power plant is …

Nuclear Energy

New Twist In 'Haunted Pub' Mystery

A pub in Bolton, UK, is allegedly haunted by a ghost, but paranormal researchers in Denver, Colo., are saying "boo" to the surveillance tape of the alleged ghost sighting.<p>The freaky footage shows what appears to be a shadowy figure coming into view at the Ye Olde Man and Scythe, one of Britain's …

'Bong Rip' Mark Roen Brags About Driving To Food Bank In Limo, Hauling Off Food (VIDEO)

A freshly shaven California man pulled up to a food bank in a fancy limousine, helped himself to food, deodorant, and toothbrushes, and posted a video, bragging that he'll do it again.<p>Mark Roen, 47, may be better known as "Bong Rip" to his hundreds of thousands of subscribers, who he affectionately …

SC Man Tries To Pay Applebee's Tab With $1 Trillion Bill

When Michael Williams finished his Valentine's Day lunch at the Applebee's in Sumter, S.C., he attempted to pay by credit card.<p>When the card was declined, he tried another method of payment: He whipped a $1 trillion bill from his wallet, WIS-TV reported.<p>Of course, the U.S. Mint has never issued $1 …

The 5 Most Unexpected Things About Life at Guantanamo Bay

I was stationed at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center ("Gitmo") several years ago. My job wasn't to interrogate terror suspects or guard them -- I'm …

5 Random Coincidences That Invented Modern Pop Culture

The ancient Greeks believed that inspiration came from the Muses, goddesses who came down from Olympus to help common mortals create great works of …

The 5 Most Blatantly Corrupt Lawyers in History

Lawyers unfairly have a bit of a bad reputation. Yes, some lie for a living and defend murderers for money -- but the system simply doesn't work …