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This video is making people feel really weird

I am extremely comfortable and extremely uncomfortable at the same time. Animator Kirsten Lepore posted her new stop-motion video, Hi Stranger, to YouTube on Monday. And I’ve got to admit, it’s one of the most sinister – and…



AI sex doll who has feelings and can reach orgasm

This sex robot will call you by your name and knows when to skip foreplay. Sex dolls can now feel emotion and achieve orgasm. Catalan scientist and bionanotechnology expert Sergi Santos has created Samantha, a doll with human-like…


Three boys beat a flamingo to death at a Czech zoo

‘First they pelted them with stones. Then one of them kicked it’ ‘First they pelted them with stones,’ zoologist Jan Vašák told the Prague Morning news site. ‘Then one of them kicked it.’ The dead…


Private photos of Emma Watson and other celebrities stolen

Lawyers representing Watson and the other victims are taking steps. A year ago, hacker Ryan Collins was arrested for stealing and sharing nude photos of female celebrities online. That controversy – nicknamed ‘the Fappening’ – seems to have…


A goldfish in a wheelchair conquers the internet

The little fish couldn’t keep his balance on his own, so they made him a ‘wheelchair’. Taylor Dean is a 19-year-old YouTuber from San Antonio, Texas, who uploads educational animal videos. Her friend Derek, 20, works at an aquarium…



Scarlett Johansson causes a stir with her Ivanka Trump spoof on SNL

The sketch is a spoof advert for a perfume named ‘Complicit’. ‘She’s beautiful, she’s powerful, she’s… complicit,’ purrs Johansson’s voiceover. In a devastating sketch for Saturday Night Live, the Lost in Translation star parodies Ivanka Trump, daughter of Donald Trump. Ivanka is more…



Someone has made ‘Breaking Bad’ into a two-hour movie

The story of Walter White: the abridged version. ‘You’ve got to see Breaking Bad,’ your friends tell you again and again. ‘It’s the greatest series of all time. Stop what you’re doing and watch it already.’  But then…