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Blogoverzicht Buitenlandse Blogs

Op deze pagina vind je een overzicht van de bekende en minder bekende Buitenlandse Blogs waaronder Gunaxin, Heavy Breaking News, Heavy.com, All That’s Interesting, Grunge, Mental Floss, Overheard in New York, Laughing Squid, Joanne Casey, The Oatmeal, Other Crap, Buzzfeed Latest, Mandatory, Neotorama, Bored Panda en TYWKIWDBI. Het merendeel van de Blogs is in het Engels, maar je komt op de blogpagina overzichten ook Duitse, Zweedse of anderstalige blogs tegen.

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    Overheard In New York

  • Did You Get All Your Immunizations First?
    Girl #1: Yeah, but you were too far away this weekend.Girl #2: I was in Queens! –59th St & Lexington Overheard by: MTina... Read more »
  • Because Obama Totally Seems Like the Type Of Guy Who Listens to Rap
    Obese black man #1 playing loud obscene rap song: What she looking at? (points to two old Russian women at the front of bus) Man, these white people. Don’t they know this is a free fuckin’ country?Obese black man #2: Yeah, I’m tellin you, now that Obama’s elected, white people... Read more »
  • Haven’t You Been Issued a Copy Of the Revised Constitution?
    Cop: You gotta keep moving.Vagrant: But it’s free…it’s a free…Cop: No. It ain’t. –Penn Station Overheard by: Jason Scott... Read more »
  • To-Do List: Continue Sit-Ups. Refine Chitchat.
    Fat creepster: Where you goin’, girl?Terrified blonde: … Home?Fat creepster: Have a nice cunt! Oh, day! I mean ‘day’! –44th & 8th Overheard by: Freudian Slip... Read more »
  • Wednesday One-Liners for David Hasselhoff
    20-something guy: I’ve been drinking for, what, seven hours now? (mumbles) Fuck this shit. Fuck that shit. Fuck the French consulate! –F Train Overheard by: Amy Drunk 20-something on cell, after boyfriend steps away: He went for more beer.3 16-ounce beers and a pretzel so far. Yeah, I have a... Read more »
  • This Leopard-Print Fannypack Is Just Style
    Flyer guy: Want to see a comedy show? It’s hilarious!(passers-by ignore him)Flyer guy: Okay, good talk.Hipster girl: (giggles)Flyer guy: Oh! You like laughing, want to see a comedy show?Hipster girl: No. I’m not a fucking tourist, leave me alone. –Times Square Overheard by: not a tourist... Read more »
  • Pants on Fire
    Woman: You know I lie. I lie all the time. But I lie about little things, I don’t lie about big things. That’s a big thing, I wouldn’t lie about that! –Midtown... Read more »
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    Laughing Squid

  • VideoThe Muppets Band Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem Perform a Colorful Cover of the ELO Song ‘Mr. Blue Sky’
    Muppets Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem performed a colorful cover of the ELO song "Mr. Blue Sky." for the "Dear Earth" event. Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post The Muppets Band Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem Perform a Colorful Cover of the... Read more »
  • VideoEmperor Palpatine Attacks Luke Skywalker With ‘Force Lightning’ Generated From a Musical Tesla Coil
    Wayne Keenan used a Tesla coil to recreate the Return of the Jedi scene featuring Emperor Palpatine attacking Luke Skywalker with "Force Lightning". Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post Emperor Palpatine Attacks Luke Skywalker With ‘Force Lightning’ Generated From a Musical Tesla Coil first... Read more »
  • VideoA Compilation of ‘Gunther’ Scenes From ‘Friends’
    With the news of James Michael Tyler's passing, here's a compilation of scenes featuring his "Friends" character Gunther. Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post A Compilation of ‘Gunther’ Scenes From ‘Friends’ first appeared on Laughing Squid.... Read more »
  • VideoA Resounding Symphonic Medley of Iconic Deep Purple Songs Including ‘Smoke on the Water’
    Epic Symphonic Rock performed a powerfully resounding symphonic medley featuring a trio of truly iconic Deep Purple songs. Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post A Resounding Symphonic Medley of Iconic Deep Purple Songs Including ‘Smoke on the Water’ first appeared on Laughing Squid.... Read more »
  • VideoTour of a Customized ‘Back to the Future’ DeLorean
    Scott Schiller gave a tour of his customized DeLorean that was modified to match the iconic vehicle from "Back to the Future" Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post Tour of a Customized ‘Back to the Future’ DeLorean first appeared on Laughing Squid.... Read more »
  • Clever Border Collie Excitedly Waits for the Ice Cream Truck to Get a Free Cone From the Driver
    A border collie named Luna heard the sound of the ice cream truck and ran out to to greet the driver who gave her a free cone. Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post Clever Border Collie Excitedly Waits for the Ice Cream Truck to... Read more »
  • VideoA Spooky 1977 Halloween Costume Safety Film
    A 1977 Halloween safety film warns about the dangers that costumes can present to young trick-or-treaters going out in the dark. Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook, Twitter, and Subscribe by Email. The post A Spooky 1977 Halloween Costume Safety Film first appeared on Laughing Squid.... Read more »
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    Neatorama

  • This Guy Spends $150 a Year to Eat All His Meals at a Theme Park
    In 2014, Dylan got an internship at an engineering firm in Sant Clarita, California. The view from his office included Six Flags Magic Mountain. He looked up the price of admission, and found a deal for a year-round unlimited pass for just $150. The kicker is that the deal included... Read more »
  • VideoMr. Blue Sky by Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem
    Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem perform the 1977 hit song by Electric Light Orchestra for the Dear Earth special that premiered Saturday. In this video, Zoot gets the vocal honors, and even uses a talk box to recreate the original sound. The band is joined by a field of... Read more »
  • This Tapping Machine Taps Constantly to Test Acoustics
    Norsonic Nor277 tapping machine for generating footstep sounds for building sound transmission testing. pic.twitter.com/SQdx1yFd3T— MachinePix (@MachinePix) October 24, 2021https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js*slaps fender*Yessir, this here is a top-of-the-line tapping machine. Barely any taps on it. The previous owner would just use it to tap a few beats on Sunday. You’ve picked the best... Read more »
  • Boy Scouts' Instruction on the Quarterstaff and Other Weapons
    When Robert Baden-Powell founded the scouting movement in the early years of the Twentieth Century, it was directly inspired by his military career and the sense that some paramilitary training was proper for patriotic British boys.This martial flavor is especially evident in the movement’s early literature, such as this 1925... Read more »
  • The Real Raiders Looking for the Lost Ark
    An obscure scholar decodes some hints from the Bible and believes he's discovered the location of Solomon's treasure and the Ark of the Covenant. He assembles a diverse crew from various nations, people who have varied goals such as knowledge, fame, fortune, adventure, and the hand of a beautiful woman.... Read more »
  • Ecuadorian Navy Sailing Vessel Captures Drug Smugglers' Speedboat
    Many navies maintain large sailing vessels in order to train naval officer cadets how to travel the seas the old fashioned way. Although the US Navy doesn’t, the US Coast Guard has an impressive three-masted barque for this purpose. Ecuador’s Guayas is a similarly built and equipped vessel. Such training... Read more »
  • See The Entries For This Year’s Creepy Doll Contest
    It’s the spooky season, and folks from the History Center of Olmsted County in Minnesota have announced the opening of this year’s creepy doll contest, a terrifying yet season-appropriate pageant. Multiple cursed dolls of different designs are now displayed at the center for appreciation (and nightmare fodder, let’s get real).... Read more »
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    TYWKIWDBI

  • Horatio Nelson's lethal wound
    The white hole below the left epaulette marks the entry site of the sniper's bullet that killed Lord Nelson at Trafalgar in 1805.At a quarter-past one in the afternoon, Hardy realised that Nelson was not by his side. He turned to see Nelson kneeling on the deck, supporting himself with... Read more »
  • VideoA satisfying video
     Unimportant and perhaps trivial, TBH, but rather satisfying to watch.  I used to do stuff like this when I was young, and would do so again given the opportunity (but I'd use a rake or a tool rather than my hands).... Read more »
  • Red and clear obsidian
    Posted because I didn't realize that obsidian could be clear.Pure obsidian is usually dark in appearance, though the color varies depending on the impurities present. Iron and other transition elements may give the obsidian a dark brown to black color. Most black obsidians contain nanoinclusions of magnetite, an iron oxide. ... Read more »
  • JFK assassination records not being released yet
    As reported by Politico:Two nephews of John F. Kennedy are calling on the Biden administration to release the final trove of secret documents on the 1963 assassination of the former president.The records were scheduled to be made public Tuesday, but the White House announced late Friday night that it would... Read more »
  • Twins from the Gaza strip
    Posted as a reminder of how trivial the role of melanin production should be in the overall scheme of human relationships.I found the image on Reddit without a source, so I suspected it might be spurious, but a TinEye reverse image search yielded the primary article from 2016, which has... Read more »
  • John Steinbeck's "slut" explained
    As reported in The Guardian: The word “slut” scrawled at the end of the manuscript for John Steinbeck’s seminal novel The Grapes of Wrath may have been explained, thanks to a handful of Swedish academics.The Grapes of Wrath was written by Steinbeck in a frenzy of creativity in under 100 days,... Read more »
  • VideoThe Sicilian town of Gangi - updated with video
    When I saw this photo at the via, I immediately went to Google Maps to see a map of the streets:I'm showing my bias as an American raised on rectilinear grids of streets, but it's hard to imagine navigating in an old city like this.Addendum:  found a video depicting streetviews... Read more »
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