Over 400 Cars Destroyed By Fire At Music Festival

Somehow a fire was started inside a parked car in the parking lot of Festival Andancas in Portugal recently and it wreaked havoc all over the cars nearby. Authorities report that 422 cars were destroyed by the flames but luckily no one was hurt.

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The number of letters in these words are too damn high!

Parastratiosphecomyia sphecomyioides This 42-lettered monstrosity is just a long scientific name for a species of fly in Thailand. Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis Sir… I don’t quite know how to say this…but you have Pneumon..oultramicroscopicsili..covolcanoconiosis? It’s a type of lung disease.   Pseudopseudohypoparathyroidism This is a condition associated with the resistance to the parathyroid hormone   Floccinaucinihilipilification This is a word used to describe …

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Emotional Olympian wins gold, takes off shoes and retires a champion

In Tuesday’s final for the men’s 62kg weightlifting event, Columbian Oscar Figueroa reminded us all why we watch the Olympics. After overcoming back surgery in January, Figueroa made his Olympic team and then made one of the most memorable gestures ever in the Olympics. Figueroa managed to out lift his nearest competitor by 6 kg, securing his first ever gold …

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Extraordinary Moments That Have Happened At The Summer Olympic Games

Over the years the summer Olympics has given us incredible memories that will live on forever. 1896, Athens: Chariots of Cheating During the inaugural Olympic marathon, Spyridon Belokas cheated by taking a carriage ride for a good chunk of the race. Yet somehow, even with that extra boost, he only managed to cross the finish line in third place…? 1900, …

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Start your day with some caffeine and gasoline

A couple weeks ago I asked in the comments section if putting together a gallery of moto’s would be something y’all would be into. To my surprise, I got a pretty good response, and it sounds like we have a lot of riders out there. Living in Austin, it’s hard not to get into the scene because there are always …

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French Artist Creates Something Special For The Rio Olympic Games

French street artist JR wanted to do something special to celebrate the Olympic games in Rio. He set up scaffoldings for his project and he put two giant athletes on display. The first athlete is a high jumper named Mohamed Younes Idress and the second one is of a swimmer and it took almost a year to complete.

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Girl Gained 100 Kilos After Eating 4,500 Calories Per Day

Robyn Rees, 23, from Darlington, Durham ballooned to 100 kilos (220 pounds) after six holidays of feasting on all-inclusive exotic breaks. Every time she booked a trip with her husband, it was all inclusive. As she explains, she just couldn’t resist all the unlimited food that was there and she just had to try all of it. She ended up …

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