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Banker allegedly sends police drunk-driving pics, police not amused

A Chinese banker allegedly posts Weibo pictures of himself at the wheel with captions such as "Is ten beers too much?" The police decide it is, indeed, all too much.

By May 28, 2014

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Buy an abandoned amusement park on eBay

Live out all your horror-film fantasies with Berlin's deserted Spreepark, for sale on eBay for a mere $2.2 million. Warning: it's a fixer-upper.

By February 21, 2014

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Amusing @SochiProblems spotlights early Olympics fails

Reporters arriving in Russia for the winter games report Sochi might not be quite ready for the world. One Twitter handle has taken on the responsibility of aggregating the insanity that has ensued.

By February 6, 2014

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Man offers NSA-spotting tour on Facebook; police not amused

An obviously humorous German man goes on Facebook and offers a spy-spotting tour of a U.S. facility. The local police are not amused. Because the local Americans suggested they shouldn't be.

By July 17, 2013

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Rubberneck at this TIE Fighter highway crash dashcam video

There is a disturbance on the freeway. A dashcam video parody shows what happens when a popular "Star Wars" vehicle gets in an accident on Earth.

By December 15, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,586: Giving thanks to tech, Jurassic World, BlackBerry Hail Mary (podcast)

It's our last show before Thanksgiving and the guys are discuss what tech they're thankful for. Plus, we'll try and understand how anyone could have thought making another Jurassic amusement park was a good idea.

By November 25, 2014

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10 amusing Oculus Rift freakouts (pictures)

Sit back and check out this amusing montage of people checking out the Oculus Rift -- a 3D headset with head-tracking that literally makes you feel like you're in the game.

10 Images By June 8, 2013

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A 'haunted' ad comes alive to scare the heck out of Swedes

An amusement park in Stockholm uses a terrifying technique to frighten people on the street into paying attention to their latest attraction.

By October 30, 2014

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Apple fans buy things they don't need, but how do they compare to Samsung fans?

An online tool has come up with up some rather interesting stats about the fans of popular tech brands.

By November 17, 2014

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Kickended: Where $0 failed Kickstarters go to die

Kickstarter projects that received not even a single dollar of love have been collected into an archive of futility that is equal parts sad and amusing.

By November 12, 2014