Watch a Paraplegic Girl Perform a Death-Defying Bungee Jump in Her Wheelchair
For many people, becoming paraplegic can be an unfortunate stumbling block in terms of accomplishing your life goals. Still, that should never stop you from trying anyway. The girl in this video proves that even an activity as extreme as bungee jumping can be wheelchair accessible.
President Obama Uses American Sign Language to Communicate With Deaf Fan
During a recent rally in Maryland, President Obama showed that he is not only a great and accomplished orator when giving a speech, but he’s also pretty good at talking with his hands.
Hero Dad Helps Wheelchair-Bound Son Join College Marching Band
Patrick Hughes was born without eyes and with a tightening of his joints that makes it impossible for him to walk or even straighten out his limbs. But incredibly, his disability hasn’t stopped him from joining the University of Louisville marching band.
Five-Year-Old Zay Zay Could Be the Future of Standup Comedy
Some kids want to be a fireman, a professional athlete or a superhero when they grow up. Five-year-old Zay Zay dreams of one day becoming a standup comedian. From the looks of his adorably funny YouTube routine, this kid might have the creative chops and charisma to keep that dream alive long enough for it to become a reality.
Doritos Locos Combines Taco Bell and Doritos for Some Amazing Grub
Food lovers, rejoice! Taco Bell’s ever-popular fourth meal has a highly anticipated upgrade coming out March 8 involving the unholy union of their tasty tacos and a delicious Doritos shell. They’re calling this culinary masterpiece ‘Doritos Locos.’
Stephen Colbert Returns After Hiatus for Some More Politician Bashing
Stephen Colbert is back! Last week, on February 15th and 16th, fans of ‘The Colbert Report’ were surprised and concerned by an abrupt suspension of new episodes due to a “family emergency.” However, the master of news satire will be picking up where the he left off on Monday night with special guest Parnassus Books owner Ann Patchett.
Who Won the 2012 Westminster Dog Show?
2012 marks the 136th year of the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show and the competition has been ferocious! While some canines seemed to shine more than others in the eyes of the judges, they all looked like winners to us. But the actual winner this year is…
Adorable 3-Year-Old Marek Performs LMFAO’s ‘Sexy and I Know It’ [VIDEO]
Marek, the cute three-year-old in this video, has a real knack for memorizing the words to his favorite songs. During this kitchen performance of LMFAO’s ‘Sexy and I Know It,’ Marek proves that not only is he a very talented little singer, but he has the dance moves to match. Some kids are just born to perform.
Little Girl Has a Lot of Opinions on Toy Store Gender Politics [VIDEO]
Riley, the clever little girl in this video, has an epiphany in a toy store that turns into a mini-rant about the way that companies “try to trick the girls into buying the pink stuff instead of the stuff that boys want to buy.” Looks like toy companies ought to give the youngsters they market their products to a little more credit.
Kristen Stewart Stammers Through the Story of Christmas [VIDEO]
Okay, so this isn’t really Kristen Stewart, star of the ‘Twilight’ series. But the fake Kristen Stewart in this funny sketch from the folks at Barely Political reminds us not to let the hustle and bustle of consumerism distract us from remembering the true meaning of Christmas.
Yoga Breakdancer Creates Impressive New Dance Genre [VIDEO]
There are a lot of breakdancing videos floating around the internet, but feature a routine as effortless as this one from Alex Yde. Combining yoga with b-boy moves, Yde shows that he has some seriously cat like balance.
Pac-Man Enters the Real World In Creative Short Film [VIDEO]
It isn’t easy being Pac-Man. Having to live with a perpetual hunger for floating yellow dots while being chased by color changing apparitions is the kind of thing that we take for granted NOT having to deal with everyday. The guys at Respect The Pact created the short film below, giving us a tiny glimpse into what it might be like to live like Pac-Man in real life.