There may be itsy-bitsy aliens among us. Scientists say seven microscopic particles collected by NASA’s comet-chasing spacecraft, Stardust, appear to have originated outside our solar system. If confirmed, this would be the world’s first sampling of contemporary interstellar dust. “They are very precious particles,” the team leader, physicist Andrew Westphal of the University of California,
If you don’t like heights . . . don’t watch this. Even if you do like heights, it’s a doozy. Watch these workers clamber atop the west antenna on Chicago’s John Hancock tower in Chicago on a vertigo-inducing repair missions. It’s hard to say which is the worst of it – the sheer height, the
BRAINTREE, Mass. — Police patrol cars are usually Fords or Chryslers, not Maseratis. So when a patrolman in Braintree, Massachusetts, spotted a Maserati resembling a police cruiser over the weekend, he pulled it over. Deputy Chief Wayne Foster tells The Patriot Ledger the luxury Italian vehicle’s body was painted black and white with a police-style
Tough Monday commute? Rain traffic have you bogged down? CTA delays keeping you from a timely trip? Maybe you need the hot new Whysk app and service! Or not. The self-important tone of the successful startup promotional video is captured perfectly in this satirical video from The Onion’s brilliant Clickhole site. No Lyft or Uber
ROMULUS, Mich. — A 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly on an international trip from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with almost $41,000 in cash hidden inside her girdle, bra and carry-on bag, federal authorities said.
Mashup videos of Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant show some incredible similarities in both players’ games.
Multiple DJs. Firethrowers. People still passed out on the floor during a news report. A giant goatee. This so-called rave in western Michigan led to maybe the oddest, most entertaining local news report you’ll ever see. [h/t Gawker] The apparently giant house party in Mecosta County led to the types of things and cop calls
Fans love it. Managers hate it. The position player called in to pitch in a blowout. Robust DH Adam Dunn got the call for the White Sox in the 9th inning last night as they were being destroyed by the Texas Rangers, 15-0 (the Sox lost 16-0). How did the former college quarterback do? To
Maybe they’ll need to have Scottie Pippen reshoot his Foot Locker ad after this. Michael Jordan took a few minutes at his basketball camp to teach a little lesson in consistency. Sadly, there was no liftoff from the free-throw line. and a few were gimmes, sure. But you can still see that edge in MJ
This ad for Foot Locker manages to take Chicago Bulls blasphemy and make it fun. The spot, built around a running joke of the short memory of great players sneaks in a quick Scottie Pippen moment where he sets the record straight on his spot in history: If Michael Jordan has a sense of humor,