Entries by Wes Yahola

Fantastic Facts About the Immune System

BY Jordan Rosenfel, Mental Floss The human body is an amazing thing. For each one of us, it’s the most intimate object we know. And yet most of us don’t know enough about it: its features, functions, quirks, and mysteries. Our series The Body explores human anatomy, part by part. Think of it as a […]

Hilarious IT Requests

The folks from Solarwinds recently asked their community of IT professionals to share helpdesk horror stories with them, and even though I’ve experienced plenty of those in the past, these stories are both new and hilarious! I’d also like to say that I’ve used Solarwinds products quite a bit when I was working full time […]

Bumper Songs for Thursday, January 11th

Today’s 5:45 Theme: Birds – Prince: When Doves Cry, Ferlin Husky: On the Wings of a Dove, Dean Martin: Bye Bye Blackbird, The Beatles: Blackbird, Paul McCartney & Wings: Bluebird, Buffalo Springfield: Bluebird, Dan Folgerberg: As the Raven Flies, The Alan Parsons Project: The Raven, The Jackson 5: Rockin’ Robin, Al Jolston: When the Red, […]

Man Rams Armored Vehicle Into Shop Just For 1 Bottle Of Wine

by Polina Ivanova MOSCOW (Reuters) – A man rammed an armored personnel carrier into a shop window before climbing through the rubble to steal a bottle of wine in a town in northern Russia on Wednesday morning, according to local media and video posted on social media. The man had swiped the vehicle from a […]

Record Ads from the 1970s

By Yeoman Lowbrow, Flashbak Let’s have a look, year-by-year from 1971-1979, at record advertising from musicians ranging from Led Zeppelin to Frank Zappa, from Kiss to Parliament Funkadelic.  Enjoy. 1971 Bark – Jefferson Airplane Bark was the sixth studio album from Jefferson Airplane, released in 1971 – the first without founder Marty Balin.  They were […]

Perplexing Stories Featuring Imaginary Friends

Estelle Thurtle, Listverse   Most of the time, an imaginary friend is just that: imaginary. Children all over the world have them. They play outside with them, leave a space for them at the dinner table, have squabbles with them over sweets, and so on. But sometimes, the idea of an imaginary friend masks something […]

Times When People Were A Little Bit TOO Honest

by Derek , Pleated Jeans We’re constantly told that being honest is the most important thing when dealing with people, but there’s this thing called being TOO honest, and it’s dangerous. Honesty is the best policy, sure, yeah, best military policy maybe. Didn’t like that joke? Don’t tell me, my ego can’t handle it. Being […]