Wednesday , 22 November 2017

Interesting

Sometimes The World Is A Sad, Sad Place To Live In

World War II veteran from Belarus Konstantin Pronin, 86, sits on a bench as he waits for his comrades at Gorky park during Victory Day in Moscow, Russia, on Monday, May 9, 2011. Konstantin comes to this place every year after WWII finished. This year he was the only person from the unit  A 10 year old girl in Syria …

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17-year-old with cancer loses hair, doesn’t stop her from inspiring

Cancer can be tough, but 17-year-old Andrea Sierra Salazar is much, much tougher. The Texas resident lost her hair as a result of her fight with lymphoma. A photographer named Gerardo Garmendia caught wind of Andrea’s worries and took these amazing shots to help boost her self confidence. The results have gone viral across social media. Andrea: We salute you! …

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Wife Comes Up With Creative Way To Announce That She’s Pregnant

Her husband had no idea that he was going to be a father, so she set up an awesome photo shoot so she could document his reaction. When Brianne Dow, 24, found out that she was pregnant, she didn’t tell her husband right away Instead, Brianne staged a photoshoot with their wedding photographer and told Brandon they had won her …

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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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