Fact: children’s brains are more “plastic” than adults’ brains, which means they are capable of retaining more information. Scientists know that “young children’s brains are more open to learning,” so it shouldn’t really be a surprise when we come across little geniuses like Brielle. And yet, we’re amazed nonetheless. Watch as the now four-year-old demonstrates […]
http://twitter.com/#!/Toure/status/406214726507823104 For many American families, the subject of Obamacare being brought up at Thanksgiving dinner was a recipe for disaster. But according to MSNBC’s Touré, there were no arguments about Obamacare at his Thanksgiving table, which is apparently the very definition of “wonky.” http://twitter.com/#!/TomKattman/status/406254953247031297 http://twitter.com/#!/BradyCremeens/status/406251912611115008 This bit of wonkery was probably not discussed: http://twitter.com/#!/MistressOfSham/status/406300812407619584 Ha! […]
http://twitter.com/#!/BarackObama/status/440961713601388544 Sigh. The OFA-run @BarackObama Twitter account tweeted that out on Tuesday. Just stop it now, guys. You’re embarrassing yourselves. http://twitter.com/#!/chelseagrunwald/status/440966351377534976 Ding, ding, ding! Larry Elder just slammed Obama and Hollywood for that very thing. That hypocrisy aside, citizens destroyed the absurd tweet with a question and a suggestion. http://twitter.com/#!/jthacker222/status/440987884279971841 http://twitter.com/#!/TheLadyJaye/status/440988733035130881 Dead-on. War on women? […]
Selfies are a staple on social media. Although they’re extremely common, people who take too many selfies are often subject to endless ridicule. The selfies taken by these people are the ones that garner the most negative attention. You honestly won’t believe how stupid they are. 1. Check your reflection before you post those selfies. […]
The much-hyped Talgo has finally broken the 12hour barrier for Delhi-Mumbai train travel. The Spanish high-speed train covered 1,384km in 11 hours and 48 minutes during its final trial run, which finished early on Sunday .
http://twitter.com/#!/Tyrese/status/260123428340772864 Click through and watch the last few seconds of the video and see if you can figure out what happened. It appears to us that Tyrese (a singer/rapper) didn’t realize he (or someone else) had closed a glass sliding door. Not realizing the door was closed, perhaps preoccupied by his video-taped monologue, he apparently […]
This week for BuzzReads, Nicole Pasulka profiles a transgender woman who sued the D.C. police. Read that and these other stories from around BuzzFeed and the web. 1. The Woman Who Helped Change How Police Treat Transgender People — BuzzFeed View this image › BuzzFeed After D.C. resident Patti Hammond Shaw was arrested, she claimed […]
Twitchy has compiled quite a few headlines and news crawls which seem to fall short when describing just what happened, particularly when what happened doesn’t quite fit the narrative the news outlet is trying to maintain. CNN, for example, ran a news crawl recently reading,“Palestinians shot boarding kids’ bus.” A quick trip to CNN.com elaborated […]