The “Christmas Tinner” Canned Meal Looks Too Ridiculous to Be True, Because It’s Probably Not
It's Christmas morning. You've unpacked a load of new games and are pumped to keep playing. Then dinner time rolls around. What are you going to do? Pause and go talk to your family? OF COURSE NOT! You're going to do the only logical thing -- stuff your face full of nine layers of canned Christmas. At least that's what U.K. company GAME thinks.Read on...
Elan Gale Faked Being a Jerk on Twitter, Possibly Still One in Real Life
Over Thanksgiving weekend the Internet blew up with with the story of Bachelor producer Elan Gale livetweeting a feud with a woman on his plane. She was being selfish and unreasonable, and so he responded by being more unreasonable -- only he didn't really. He admitted the whole thing was a hoax.Read on...
Parody Twitter Account Parodies Getting Hacked [UPDATED]In the wake of the news that Twitter got hacked on Friday, a parody account of the U.K.'s Daily Mail, @DMReporter, pretended to be hacked this morning by a group of hackers who weren't in on the joke. Under the pretense that control of the account had been taken over by protesting hackers, the @DMReporter account tweeted messages railing against mass media right-wing propaganda, while the man behind the account Paul Dacre, went along with the joke, repeatedly asking the hackers to knock it off.Read on...
Hide Yo Kids, Hide Yo Wife, Fake Eagles Snatchin’ Everybody Out Here
Death from the skies! There's a video on YouTube right now that allegedly shows a golden eagle swooping down in a park and attempting to carry off a small child. Golden eagles are one of the largest birds in North America, but could one actually lift a baby? Nope. They can't. There were few things about this video that made us suspicious, and with good reason. It turns out it was fake after all.Read on...
Dry Erase Job-Quitter a Hoax; It Was Lulzy While It Lasted
Actress Elyse Porterfield is probably getting a lot of calls right about now, or at least we hope she is: For she is the real identity of "Jenny DryErase," the 'HOPA' who "quit her job" via dry erase board and whipped the Internet (and a good number of mainstream outlets) into a froth in the process. Nice trollin', TheCHIVE.Read on...