People Are Amazing

Posted by on Jul 28, 2012 in People Are Amazing, Video | No Comments

Shirley Schenk and her husband Tom, heard the bears crying through the night a couple of weeks ago outside their Ruidoso, N.M. home, and as soon as there was enough light they came to the rescue, armed with a ladder and a pickup truck. They keep a ladder by the garage door for exactly this situation […]

People Are Amazing: Biggest Teahupoo Ever Ridden

Posted by on Jul 5, 2012 in People Are Amazing | No Comments

This day at Teahupoo, Aug 27th 2011 during the Billabong Pro waiting period is what many are calling the biggest and gnarliest Teahupoo ever ridden. Chris Bryan was fortunate enough to be there working for Billabong on a day that will go down in the history of big wave surfing. The French Navy labeled this […]

How Did I Miss This Picture?

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in People Are Amazing | No Comments

Nichelle Nichols, who played the character “Uhura” in the original TV show “Star Trek,” met President Obama in the White House back in February. The other day she finally received this photo in the mail, according to her Twitter feed, with the caption “Taken 2/29/12 in the Oval Office—Live Long & Prosper!”

People Are Amazing: Amazing BMX Video

Posted by on Jun 21, 2012 in People Are Amazing, Video | No Comments

I have no words for this video other than OMG, OMG, OMG.

A Real-life Robinson Crusoe

Posted by on May 25, 2012 in People Are Amazing, Video | No Comments

Just amazing. 86-year-old Brendon Grimshaw has lived alone on a tiny island in the Seychelles since 1962 that he bought it for £8000.

Cascade Of 60,000 Dominoes

Posted by on May 23, 2012 in Geek, People Are Amazing, Video | No Comments

I guess file this under really neat or folks that have too much time on their hands. FlippyCat assembled 60 walls, each consisting of 990 dominoes, and an additional field of 600 dominoes. The project took 65 hours over 8 days and some painful failures along the way. But when he finally pushed it over […]

People Are Amazing

Posted by on May 27, 2011 in People Are Amazing | No Comments

Popular Science has an amazing photo gallery of individuals fighting to save their homes from the recent flooding of the Mississippi River. Talking Points Memo also has a heart breaking photo gallery as well.

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