For those who have literally everything, or for hosts of really (and we mean really!) big parties, why not rent a whole European principality? (via Techland)
A 51 year-old man suffered an heart attack shortly after takeoff from Singapore. But Singapore Airlines did not divert to the nearest available airport, and instead continued its 14-hour flight to London.
The first residence of Rome’s most infamous emperor is now available for virtual visits.
It’s not a good week to be Olive Garden.
Jay Wright, a 25-year-old Kentucky miner, found a jawbone belonging to a 300-million-year-old fossil shark.
In a move straight out of The Onion, Chinese officials have discouraged time travel. In TV and movies, that is. (via Techland)
If your idea of dream job includes blasting to the edge of space, floating weightlessly for a few minutes and gliding back home, then this job offer is for you. (via Techland)
A survey shows Americans care more for their pets, even in the face of financial hardship.
Where can you find happiness? In a bunch of different places, as this Twitter map shows.
“Our dear son, Excellency, Baraka Hussein Abu oumama, your intervention is the name of the U.S.A. is a must, so that Nato would withdraw finally from the Libyan affair.”
– MUAMMAR GADDAFI, in a letter addressed to President …
Hetal Dave is a 23-year-old Indian woman with an athletic build. Not the most likely professional sumo wrestler — but she’s not letting that stop her.
It turns out that rather than reminisce about the “golden age” of youth, we should look forward to turning our grandparents’ age to be happy.