A kid’s hilariously morbid response to a riddle is a lesson for grown-ups.

January 10, 2018

Teacher Bret Turner thought he’d kick off the morning with his first-grade students using a little riddle. On the whiteboard in the front of the class, he scrawled it out in black marker: “I am the beginning of everything, the end of everywhere. I’m the beginning of eternity, the end of time & space.” One student raised their hand, the first to venture a guess. Now, the answer, of course,…

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This hilarious ad for a 1996 Honda is the perfect commentary on materialism.

November 13, 2017

When Carrie Hollenbeck needed to sell her 1996 Honda Accord, with over 140,000 lifetime miles on it, having a filmmaker boyfriend paid off. Big time. Max and Carrie. Photo used with permission Max Lanman had the idea to produce an actual commercial to advertise his girlfriend’s jalopy. But this wouldn’t be some low-budget production for a 4 a.m. run on the local access cable channel. Oh no. Not at all….

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Why this photographer wishes his viral underwater photo didn’t exist.

Photographer Justin Hofman was snorkeling along the beautiful coast of Indonesia when the tide swept a mountain of garbage his way. Photo by Justin Hofman used with permission. “It was really quite gross,” he says. He had been snapping underwater photos of the brilliant coral and different kinds of interesting fish when his field of view was suddenly swamped with trash and sewage. He continued swimming away from the trash,…

September 23, 2017
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A nun is going viral for her mad chainsaw skills during hurricane cleanup in Florida.

There’s a dark-clothed, chainsaw-wielding person roaming the streets of Miami in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Southern Florida has been through a lot; Millions of residents are still without power, facing severely damaged homes and a critical lack of supplies. So, yeah. This is the last thing they need: But the SoFlo chainsaw artist is no villain. She’s a nun. And she’s a hero. Sister Margaret Ann, who people are…

September 16, 2017
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This dad’s ‘rules’ for dating his daughters are perfect for 2017.

It’s 2017: The stereotypical shotgun-wielding, overprotective dad type is officially out of date. Hey. I get it. As a dad, it’s hard to think about the day when your daughters start dating. To think of ill-intentioned boys or girls sniffing around, manipulating their emotions and leaving a broken heart in their wake is hard to swallow. We’re bound to be protective of our daughters because the fact is the world…

September 13, 2017
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