Category Archives: WTF?

IMPORTANT NEWS regarding the latest US immigration protocols

Tweet Since 2010, in addition to many fine programs, the fledgling Brand USA (aka the Travel Promotion Act), “dedicated to increasing inbound international travel to the United States,” has spent untold millions of dollars making their immigration procedures quicker and simpler. While this effort should also ease things for US…

Flight delayed over two hours after kid freaks over guy writing in Arabic

Tweet In case there was any question left about the absurd, damaging power of the media’s fear-mongering and brainwashing, please see exhibit #48,374,589: An EasyJet flight from Amsterdam to Newcastle was delayed two hours and 20 minutes after a kid on a class trip (reportedly 15-16 years old) saw another…

Those who have dreamt of sleeping inside a giant anus should click this

Tweet I’ve written about 328,474 sleeping reviews in my years as a travel writer, but I must admit that I’m a bit stumped as to how I’d kick off a review about sleeping in a giant poop chute-shaped guesthouse. Probably some kind of reassurance about odor. The squeamish, vein-y triumph…

Theory: desperate idiot/pervert caused plane to make emergency landing

Tweet So, a San Francisco-New York flight made an emergency landing in Kansas City yesterday after someone found “an electronic device thought potentially to be a bomb” in the toilet. It turned out to be a camera disguised as a flash drive. There are so many exasperating parts to this…

Three-Penis Liquor gives your doodle the vitality of seal, deer and dog

Tweet Those who find singular joy in eating strange and dangerous things to see what happens, then posting the video evidence on YouTube had a slow year in 2013. It only took 37,936 videos of idiots eating and barfing up Carolina Reaper Peppers before the novelty lost its luster, and…

Unsurprisingly, North Korea’s Pyongyang Metro system is a little weird [VIDEO]

Tweet If there was any question, it turns out that riding the Metro in Pyongyang, North Korea is as surreal and eerie as pretty much everything else in the country. The city’s pride and joy, built in the 1970s and used by some 700,000 people daily, snakes under the capital…

Proposed ginormous ‘floating city’ will circumnavigate the globe every two years

Tweet This just in from Florida’s Department of Batshit Crazy, Wretched Excess: Put on hold during the recession, the plan is reportedly back on to build the “Freedom Ship,” a floating city that will circumnavigate the globe every two years. The idea is so impossibly ambitious, in fact, that even…

Luxury slum resort allows people to experience poor people culture, kinda

Tweet This, amazingly, is a real thing. Shanty Town at Emoya Luxury Hotel and Spa outside Bloemfontein, South Africa gives visitors the opportunity to fulfill their bucket list item of temporarily, safely living like a real life destitute person. For just $82 per night, you too can sleep in a…

Pissed off, venomous snake on a moving car – aka just another day in Australia

Tweet Fair warning: Because this is Australia and because there’s an angry, venomous snake involved, a fair bit of NSFW language slips out in this video. I assume there are other countries where nightmare-bait situations frequently occur, like a dangerous snake appearing out of nowhere on a moving car, but…

In Soviet Russia, you don’t cross river… You know the rest [VIDEO]

Tweet I really have nothing to add here other than… What’s the saying? “God protects fools, drunks and small children”? Well, there weren’t any small children around, so for lack of a better option… Share on Facebook

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