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15 of the Most Inspirational Movie Quotes

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.

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15 of the Most Dangerous Places on Earth

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.

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15 of the Best Eyebrow Fails

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.

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15 Most Radioactive Places in the World

Radiation, in the true sense of the word, is something which we are commonly exposed to on a daily basis however, some places have a considerably higher concentration than others. This is a list of fifteen of those places.

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15 Legitimately Awesome Tattoos

So often do these type of lists include tattoos which, despite best intentions, come off looking ridiculous. The only real upshot to that is that we can make lists and have a good old chuckle at the victim’s expense. This list is different; it includes only tattoos that we think are either really cool in design and placement, or just plain old awesome because of how daring they are.

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15 Inventive and Artistic Cutting Board Designs

The cutting board is a totally functional piece of household equipment and doesn’t require any sort of artistic effort to go in to the design of it. Or does it? Proving almost anything can be dressed up to add something more to the home, the following is a list of cutting board designs that will surely make you look at your common household items in a different light, especially if you are the artistic type.

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Hammer Killings Spark More Protests

AS we could all no doubt identify with in the same situation, the family of a man beaten to death with hammers in St. Louis, United States, can’t quite get their heads around the reasons why.

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Former NBA Star Tells how to Lose $110 Million

If you had a short but highly lucrative career earning you about US$110 million dollars, what would you do with that money? I think for most of us, buying a nice house and car and then banking or investing the rest would seem like reasonable options. However, it appears that not everybody thinks this way.

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Baby’s body washes up on Sydney beach

A gruesome discovery has been made on a Sydney beach on the morning of Sunday the 30th of November. Tragically, the naked body of a baby has been found on the beach in the city’s eastern suburb of Maroubra.

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Australian Could Face Death Penalty in China

A young couple have been arrested in China for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs out of the country and in to Australia. If only they had been arrested by Australian police and not Chinese; but now they may pay with their young lives.

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At Last There is a Safe Way to Cook Bacon Naked

For millennia men have dreamt of the day when they could cook bacon naked and not be concerned for the wellbeing of their downstairs package. That day looks to be upon as, and we may all rejoice in the glory of the Naked Bacon Cooking Armour.

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A New Kim in North Korea

It appear that there could be a new Kim climbing up the ranks in North Korea. Only this time, unexpectedly perhaps, it’s a woman. Kim Jong-un’s younger sister, Kim Yo-Jong, has been promoted within the ranks of her countries hierarchy to what effectively makes her second-in-command behind her brother; the most recent of the Kim family’s notorious dictators.

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A Few of the Best Facebook Hoaxes of 2014

These days, so many people live their lives, not just with Facebook, but through Facebook. It is becoming a weird mixture of vicarious snooping and selective posturing to ensure we present ourselves in the best light, not always one hundred percent truthful.

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15 Innovative Cases of Amateur Engineering

Engineering is not solely limited to those with big, fancy university degrees, it is just a matter of finding a solution to a problem. Basic problem solving is all that is required. That, and a fair dose of crazy will usually get the job done.

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15 Great Expectation v Reality Photos

These photos are of those “What I think I look like” moments compared with “what I actually look like” results. You have an image in your head of how a situation will transpire because you’ve seen it on television or witnessed someone far cooler than you doing it. A lot of the time, it doesn’t go down the way you though it would.

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Sydney Hostage Situation Comes to a Deadly End

After 16 tense hours that kept Australians glued to their television screens into the early hours of the night, the terrifying hostage situation in Sydney CBD has come to a violent end, leaving three dead and an entire nation in shock and despair.

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15 Epic Photos from India

India is the second biggest country in the world in terms of population. It is a magical place which functions in its own unique way alongside a mixture of religions, poverty next wealth, and an extreme love for the sport of cricket. These are some of the best photos of India being India.

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15 Eerily Awesome Abandoned Places

There is something mysterious and inviting about abandoned buildings and towns. The wonder of imagining what went on, or even the fear at not wanting to know lends a romanticism to places where only ghosts remain. This list includes some of the coolest of those places around the world.

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15 Cool Photos of the Past You Won’t See in History Books

You know how you look at old history books or certain other lists and there’ll be photos from back in the day that represent really important moments in time and hold great historical significance? Yeah, well this list is not one of those. It’s just a bunch of old photos of people doing stuff. What makes it cool, is that the pictures are old. No selfies.