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Japan undertakers compete on how to dress a corpse

Japan undertakers compete on how to dress a corpse

A 23-year-old undertaker won a contest at Japan’s biggest funeral expo on Thursday that tested ancient skills in the ritual dressing of the dead. “I practiced every day to prepare for this competition,” said a smiling Rino Terai after her win over three other finalists. “I took videos and made improvements by asking myself, does […]

$300,000 trust fund goes to…the cats

$300,000 trust fund goes to…the cats

  A pair of New York cats are living in the lap of luxury as real-life Aristocats after their affluent owner left them $300,000 in her will. Ellen Frey-Wouter, who died at the age of 88 with no children to inherit her $3 million estate, stipulated that $300,000 of her estate go to a trust […]

Here’s where the next total eclipse of the sun will be in 2024

Here’s where the next total eclipse of the sun will be in 2024

2024 Eclipse map shows where next Total Eclipse will travel   The eclipse of 2017 has passed and if you missed being in the path of totality, you won’t have to wait long. On April 8, 2024 another total eclipse will be passing over North America with the past going from Mexico, through Texas and […]

Lotto Fever

Lotto Fever

  You probably already know that the odds of winning the lottery are astronomically against you. Whether you’ve been told you have a better chance of being struck by lightning twice, spontaneously combusting or waking up one morning as your Aunt Phyllis, pretty much whatever improbable scenario you can imagine is more likely. There’s a […]

Rosa Parks House Coming Back To America

Rosa Parks House Coming Back To America

Section by section, American artist Ryan Mendoza painstakingly disassembled the small wood-frame home of civil rights icon Rosa Parks after learning that the struggling city of Detroit was going to have it demolished. He shipped it across the Atlantic Ocean and rebuilt it in the German capital of Berlin, saving the home and creating a […]

No Trump For The Kennedy Center Honors

No Trump For The Kennedy Center Honors

The current resident of 1600 Pennsylvania avenue Washington DC, knows nothing about honor. Mr. POTUS (egomaniac) has a hard time seeing others receive any kind of positive reinforcement especally an award so Mr. Trump will not be attending the award ceramony.  He will be attending a PEP rally in Arizona. Since the heat is rising […]