There are many sports where you almost expect fatalities, even with modern advances in technology, which tend to provide greater safety for competitors, especially at the highest levels.
Many cities, particularly in the Middle East, may lay claim to being the world’s oldest city. But many cities have come and gone whilst some have remained. These four places are ones which have are considered some of the longest continuously inhabited cities on Earth.
Another person involved in a cricket match has died recently in Israel. An umpire at a cricket match in the Israeli city of Ashdod passed away after he was struck by a ball.
Have you ever been on a long drive and really felt like the sanity of your pants could be in danger if you failed to find a bathroom within the ensuing ten minutes?
A Japanese woman who happens to be known as the “Boob Goddess” has helped develop a device which aims to enhance other women’s breasts and their aesthetic appeal. It uses something you might call a modified rake which she claims can make a lady’s breasts firmer or perhaps even enlarge them. Now all of a sudden, the guys started to pay more attention didn’t they?
We all know how much it costs to live in the Western world and in fact, it probably isn’t that much cheaper in the East. So how are we going to see all of it when we spend all our time worrying about meeting the costs of functioning where we happen to have found ourselves? Save some cash and you might be able to truly find yourself.
There might come a day when you turn on the television, there is a picture of a completely naked woman with a perfect body and gorgeous smile, and the caption reads simply, “DRINK COKE”. Sex sells after all, and some ads can lack a bit of artistic credibility. But for now, there are still some cool people in the advertising game. Here’s some of their best efforts.
Since its inceptions hundreds of years ago, the Japanese traditional staple has gone from fermented fish consumed without the discarded rice, to the contemporary version of sushi, which sees vinegared rice couple with everything from seafood to vegetables. This contemporary sushi has become enormously popular since the early nineteenth century, eventually making its way on the streets of Western cities. But you’ve never seen sushi like this. It the beauty of this type of food; it’s delicious, quite healthy, and you can get artistic with it. It’s also a curse; as you may not want to eat it when it looks so cool.
You can probably try most of these at home if your iPhone is broken or at least you can try the elevator one in the apartment building if you find yourself locked out. They are relatively simple optical illusions that you don’t need to be David Copperfield or David Blaine to master. Hell, I doubt your name even needs to be David at all.
There are many things we know to be true thanks to science but there are many things which people believe that simply aren’t true. Perhaps some of these things are perpetuated by science fiction films and books or maybe they are just because people think they sound cool. Either way, here are fifteen things that are popularly believed to be real but simply aren’t.
There are many things that we take for granted in the modern world which were not here in the past. In terms of man-made things, everything has been “invented”. The following is a list of some things you might not be familiar with or may no longer exist, but are cool inventions none-the-less.
The following fifteen photos are varied in terms of subject, and also what is taking place. But they all share a common theme; each photograph was perfectly-timed to be taken a second before the situation took a turn for the worse. There’s no real “guess what happens next” here. We know exactly what happens next, and it ain’t good.
There are plenty of talked about locations around the world which are spoken of due to the fact they are simply great places to visit. Whether for relaxing holiday or to lay eyes upon an historic or significant site, there are plenty of places on everyone’s hit list to visit. But here we have a list of fifteen places we would like to visit, but due to varying reason, will probably never get the chance.
Acrophobia. No, not arachnophobia. Acrophobia. WE are discussing a fear of heights here not being afraid of spiders. This is a list of places that may induce vertigo whether you suffer from acute acrophobia or not.
There is something fascinating about a good mystery, especially a real one of the natural variety. We are amazed and intrigued by such things, from the Bermuda Triangle to Jack the Ripper. Check out these fifteen mysteries.
Photoshop has a lot to answer for really. It can make a picture more perfect which is fine if you want to post a sunset photo on Facebook and make yourself look like a better photographer, but when it is used for evil like giving people unrealistic body image goals, then things start to go wrong. Then there are times when the universe fights back and makes them look like fools for trying. These fifteen photos are examples of those times.
The decision to renovate one’s house or building is best accompanied by sound engineering and design. The following list, is mostly made up of situations were these failed to occur. The results can often be hilarious.
For the most part, films are merely pieces of art of varying quality, meant to let us escape the real world just for a little while and have some sort of vicarious journey. But then only sometimes, do characters or particular things these characters say, inspire us in some way by making us identify with who we are, or who we want to be. This is a list of fifteen of the quotes that insight these feelings.
Depending upon who you are and what you have been up to, there are plenty of places on Earth which you might find dangerous. For example, if you are a teen boy and get caught in the room of the girl next door, then anywhere near her father’s fist would be a dangerous place to be. Excluding specific situation like that, this is a list of dangerous places for any of us to be.
Eyebrows are an important part of reading somebody’s mood through facial expression. They can point in all different directions to express a range of emotions. But sometimes they can be painted on and become misleading. Other times they somehow disappear. These are some of the best eyebrow fails.