Author: Robert Shawn
Volcanic eruptions have long attracted tourists to Iceland to catch a glimpse of the lava flows. Not very often do they inspire someone to use the flow’s immense heat to cook breakfast, however. A long dormant volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula, near Iceland’s capital city of Reykjavik, recently erupted for the first time in nearly […]
Ever want to own your own island? An 11-acre island in the Scottish Highlands will be auctioned online with a starting bid of $111,700. Deer Island, on Scotland’s west coast, has been previously owned by the same family for over 500 years, and comes with the ability to be “enjoyed with zero chance of intrusion.” […]
The makers of Monopoly are looking to update the classic board game and they want your help. Hasbro announced last week that it is changing all 16 cards in the the game’s “Community Chest” to better reflect the current times. “Covering topics like beauty contests, holiday funds, and life insurance, there is no denying the […]
After suspending many of its operations during the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, WestJet Airlines says it is set to resume flights to five airports later this year. “We committed to return to the communities we left as a result of the pandemic, and we will be restoring flights to these regions in the coming months of our own […]
Maybe a lack of thumbs can ultimately be blamed for this MVA. Sturgeon Bay Police in Wisconsin say officers responded to a collision involving a Jeep and a brick wall outside an art museum, where they found a dog behind the wheel. The vehicle’s owner says his Jeep had been parked at a gas station […]
What’s worth more to you, your phone or $2400? Reviews.org is challenging you to a 24 hour digital detox challenge where you’ll be paid to take your eyes off your screen for a full day. “If you’ve got the desire to ditch your devices for a day but still need to get paid, this is the perfect […]
Newfoundland and Labrador has no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 today. There have been 8 new recoveries with 26 active cases remaining in the province. Only 1 person remains in hospital. To date, 121 549 people have been tested.
A couple in Ukraine have handcuffed themselves together in a last ditch effort to fix their persistent on again, off again relationship. Alexandr Kudlay and Viktoria Pustovitova say they began their “experiment” after Pustovitova attempted to end things with Kudlay. “We used to break up once or twice a week. When during another fight Vika […]
It looks like Hank and his pals are heading back to the alley to throw back a can of Alamo, I tell you h’what. Writer for sitcom King of the Hill, Brent Forrester, recently revealed show creators Mike Judge and Greg Daniels are in “hot negotiations” for a reboot. When asked for more details, Forrester says that the new version […]
Newfoundland and Labrador has no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 today. There have been 9 new recoveries with 36 active cases remaining in the province. 2 people are currently in hospital. To date, 120 946 people have been tested.