“Charles The Monarch” fever sweeps the …

CharlesTheMonarch-sm“Charles The Monarch” fever sweeps the nation! There’s a labradooble canine mix with the above quoted name cut to look like a male African lion with the full mane and all. In fact, when witnessed in public, many people called the police to report a baby or juvenile lion cub on the loose. If these callers were a little more educated in zoology they would have realized that young lions are incapable of growing the full mane, thus it was impossible for them to see such a lion with such an appearance.

There have been numerous mysterious unde …

There have been numerous mysterious underwater noises picked up by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA);“The Bloop” is one of them. The Director of the NOAA at the time of the recording of “The Bloop” speculated that the noise was indeed from an animal, although the noise was much louder than the loudest animal noise, that of the largest animal known to exist-the 100 ft. blue whale. That would mean some unknown creature likely larger than what we think is the largest animal is out there lurking in the unchartered abyss.

In Japan, if you commit suicide by jumpi …

In Japan, if you commit suicide by jumping in front of a Train, Rail Companies charge your family a fee. Japan Rail, in fact, routinely charges families of suicide victims more than US $2 million, a financially devastating sum of money for most; although it is unclear whether any families can actually pay such a high bill. The purpose is to reinforce how the suicide victim should not have created a burden for others and to reinforce the legitimacy of the shared cultural space of the commute.



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