If there’s anyone with whom Lady Gaga would have a bad romance, it would be the Republican party. Which is probably why Mother Monster — devout Democrat and patron saint of everything the GOP disdains — reportedly shunned a $1 million offer to perform for the grand old party during its convention last year. According to E! News, evidence of the offer surfaced in documents filed in connection with a [ Read More ]
Animal rights activists from the group “Animal Equality” are covered with plastic sheets to represent meat packaging as they stage a protest during “Day Without Meat” event in Barcelona, Spain, on March 20, 2013. (Photo by Emilio Morenatti/Lluis Gene/Albert Gea/Associated Press/AFP Photo/Reuters) HOT NEWS: Horsemeat Scandal: 100kg of horse labelled as beef for sale on market stall !
Source: link The ‘Biggest Storm Ever’ NOAA Posts New Ominous Animation Of Hurricane Sandy Gaining Speed Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/hurricane-sandy-map-2012-10#ixzz2AioAx6Xt Here are hurricane pictures of famous hurricanes that has came through North America. Hurricane Irene Approaches US Eastern Seaboard Saturday, August 27, 2011 As Hurricane Irene makes landfall and begins its rampage up the Eastern seaboard, the US economy is hanging onto the ropes hoping to survive yet another barrage of [ Read More ]
Wounded Sacramento police dog survives 5-hour surgery SACRAMENTO, CA – A Sacramento police K-9 officer named Bandit underwent five hours of surgery Tuesday for a bullet wound that was more serious than initially thought. The 4-year-old German shepherd was shot while responding to a reported home invasion. Police said the suspected robber was later shot and killed by officers.
A juvenile mammoth, nicknamed “Yuka,” was found entombed in Siberian ice near the shores of the Arctic Ocean and shows signs of being cut open by ancient people. The remarkably well preserved frozen carcass was discovered in Siberia as part of a BBC/Discovery Channel-funded expedition and is believed to be at least 10,000 years old, if not older. If further study confirms the preliminary findings, it would be the first [ Read More ]
A Swedish man has been pulled barely alive from his snow-covered car having survived on nothing but snow for two months in sub-zero temperatures. Peter Skyllberg, 44, had eaten nothing but handfuls of snow since December 19 when his car became bogged down in drifts near the town of Umea in northern Sweden. Pictures of the vehicle’s interior show the dashboard and seats covered in ice after temperatures plunged [ Read More ]
By Marc Marseille Cities around the world are celebrating the holiday season with events and sparkling decorations. While houses and buildings decorate twinkling Christmas trees, crystal ornaments, life-like Santas, cities have their own special approach to the holiday. Holiday lights are everywhere, from buildings to streets. The cities are illuminated with garlands of colorful lights and piped in music and events.
Revelers erupted in cheers around the world to welcome in the new year, as star-studded celebrations and glittering fireworks displays ushered in 2012. The first worldwide celebrations started in the island nation of Samoa, which hopped across the international date line at midnight on Thursday, skipping Friday and moving instantly to Saturday. In Sydney, more than 1.5 million people watched the shimmering pyrotechnic display designed around the theme “Time [ Read More ]
History of New Years Eve in Times Square, New York City Waterford Crystal has designed 288 new “Let There Be Love” crystal triangles featuring a romantic pattern that blends a modern cascade of hearts with diamond cutting. Another 288 triangles are emblazoned with last year’s “Let There Be Courage” design of a ribbon medal symbolizing the triumph of courage over adversity; and 1,152 triangles sparkle with the “Let There Be [ Read More ]
By Groshan Fabiola Christmas is coming soon. The streets all over the world are now full of lights, statues of Santa Claus, Christmas trees and so on. These days, people also rush to supermarkets or shopping centers to buy interesting items for their beloved people. Every people, especially children are waiting for a new amazing Christmas with lovely gifts. Have you ever received a huge Christmas stocking with 32.56 [ Read More ]
These photos of kids freaked out by Santa, either crying or just all-around sad, are proof that the Christmas icon isn’t as beloved as one might imagine. Why so sad, guys? Many line up for the long haul to meet Santa, only to have their little one completely scared to death by the stranger in the red suit. Of course, it’s all captured in these bad Santa photos, and [ Read More ]
By Thanh Jupiter The provisional new seven wonders of nature have been chosen after a series of votes by the “New7Wonders Foundation” based in Zurich, Switzerland. The Amazon rainforest, Vietnam’s Halong Bay, Iguazu Falls, South Korea’s Jeju Island, Indonesia’s Komodo National Park, Philippines’s Puerto Princesa River and Table Mountain in South Africa are the newly voted wonders of the nature world.