Football hopeful’s attention-hogging plan for Arkansas Razorbacks coach

Football hopeful’s attention-hogging plan for Arkansas Razorbacks coach

Go big — billboard big — or go home. Such was the belief for one Georgia teen, Bear McWhorter, and his dad, Josh McWhorter, who decided to seek out the attention of University of Arkansas’ Razorbacks’ football head coach Sam Pittman with a billboard on I-49 South towards Fayetteville, Arkansas, declaring: “Coach Pittman, I want to be a Hog.”  … Read more

Fish with human-looking teeth frightens beachgoers off Outer Banks

Fish with human-looking teeth frightens beachgoers off Outer Banks

“Jaws” ain’t got nothin’ on these chompers. A sheepshead fish with human-looking teeth is freaking people out after it was caught off the Outer Banks. According to Jennette’s Pier in North Carolina, Nathan Martin caught a grinning 9-pound fish whose teeth resemble dentures. A photo captioned “#bigteethbigtimes” shows the sheepshead flashing a top and bottom … Read more

TikTokers are eating frozen honey and getting diarrhea

TikTokers are eating frozen honey and getting diarrhea

TikTok’s latest food fad challenge is extra crappy. Users who have been joining in on the #FrozenHoneyChallenge, which has some 90 million views, have found a not-so-sweet side effect: massive diarrhea. The viral trend, which began with simply #FrozenHoney and now has 673 million views, involves filling a water bottle with honey and freezing it … Read more

New direct flight from NYC to Dubrovnik debuts

New direct flight from NYC to Dubrovnik debuts

If you want to see something really unusual, go to Dubrovnik, Croatia, where a solitary ship is floating within spitting distance of the city’s wonderfully well-persevered late medieval Old Town. That the ship is a 533-foot private megayacht, the property of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, or that it boasts a missile detection system and is … Read more

This year’s summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

This year’s summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

As the world staggers through another summer of extreme weather, experts are noticing something different: 2021′s onslaught is hitting harder and in places that have been spared global warming’s wrath in the past. Wealthy countries such as the United States, Canada, Germany and Belgium are joining poorer and more vulnerable nations on a growing list … Read more