Our national parks are mired in human feces and garbageis this what ‘great’ looks like?

The government shutdown is having some disturbing—and disgusting—consequences for our beloved public lands. For decades, the U.S. national parks have been a strong point of pride for our nation. Tourists come from all over the world to witness the diverse majesty and beauty preserved and maintained in 59 American national parks. More than 330 million people visited these wonders in 2017. However, that point of pride is quickly becoming a source of embarrassment as the government shutdown has hampered the …

Anderson Cooper Makes Striking Point About Trump’s Good General Claim

“The world will never know General Trump, in part because the president never set foot in a combat theater until last week with his trip to Iraq,” said the host of “Anderson Cooper 360°.” Check out the full clip here: RELATED COVERAGE Rudy Giuliani Roasted Over Bonkers Late-Night Twitter Rant About Witches Trump Gets Busted Boasting About Positive News Coverage Written By Own Aides 'Morning Joe' Supercut Taunts Trump Over His 'Great, Great Wall' Promises

Men jailed for streamed bus joyride

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe pair were arrested after their Facebook video was posted Two men who live streamed themselves joyriding in a bus have each been jailed for four weeks. James Jones and Johnathan Huckerby made off in the vehicle in Shepshed, Leicestershire, after the driver had stopped for a break. Magistrates heard that while police were searching for them, on the evening of 3 December, they posted a video on Facebook of the joyride. …

Hilarious Comic About A Cop Who Was 3 Months Away From Retirement And Got A New Partner

“[This series] came from watching movies like Turner and Hooch, Dunston Checks In, or even Disney movies. They find a way of humanizing the animals in these films. So I thought it would be funny to flip the genre by not only making the animal a 4-ton elephant seal, but also making him completely void of any human characteristics. He is an ANIMAL, he acts on instinct and impulse and it causes a lot of issues for his partner Rodriguez: …

Over 90 Percent Of Green Sea Turtles Could Be Female By 2100

The effects of human-made climate change became increasingly clear in 2018: devasting wildfires, scorching droughts, and mammoth hurricanes. However, the effect of rising global temperatures goes much further than longer summers and extreme weather – it could have disastrous and unforeseen consequences for all kinds of life on Earth.  A new study has found that up to 93 percent of green turtle hatchlings could be female by 2100 as a result of climate change, as reported in the journal Global Change Biology last month. …

PETA calls on Texas, Georgia to end live mascot use after Sugar Bowl incident

“It’s indefensible to subject animals to the stress of being packed up, carted from state to state, and paraded in front of a stadium full of screaming fans, PETA senior vice president Lisa Lange said in a statement Wednesday. “It’s no surprise that a skittish steer would react to a perceived threat by charging, and PETA is calling on the University of Texas and the University of Georgia to learn from this dangerous incident, retire their live-animal mascots, and stick to …

Guy Gets So Drunk He Cant Find His Bed In His Own Home, His Bandmates Create Hilarious Memes (21 Pics)

Facebook page, and it has made brother Sean internet famous. Future Pilot (it was the band members who are largely responsible for this savagery), has now accepted his fate on the internet and is now embracing it. But really, just how drunk do you have to be to lose a bed? Perhaps he sleeps on a small cushion in the corner? “He actually has a double bed!” Will told us with a laugh. But he is too dumb to switch …

Police Search For Hunter Who Shot At Man Because He Thought He Was Bigfoot

A man in Montana was shot at by a hunter who mistook him for Sasquatch. Welcome to 2019. The victim told police that he was out in the woods setting up for target practice just before Christmas when somebody started shooting at him, the Idaho Statesman report. The hunter, still unidentified by police, took several shots at the victim from a black Ford F-150, missing him by as little as 3 feet (just under a meter). Once the shooting had stopped, …

Island service to remember Iolaire disaster

They both laid wreaths at a monument which overlooks the scene of the tragedy, as did representatives from emergency services and other organisations. A note left by the prince read: “In special remembrance of your service and sacrifice.” Image copyright Lenny Warren/ PA Ms Sturgeon, said: “As we welcome in the New Year, today in Stornoway we rightly look back 100 years and remember those lost on the Iolaire – a tragedy that involved so many, so close to shore …

After The Video Of A Dog Who Didnt Realize He Was Being Abandoned Went Viral, Snoop Dogg Offers To Give Him A Home

It’s 2019 so it’s time to start the year with some positive news! Or at least a silver lining to a rather sad story. While much of the world is overwhelmed with the celebrations of Christmas and New Year, it seems that everybody is acting their best and the world is slowly turning into a better place. Unfortunately, the reality is not as pretty since there are still people who still have enough evil in their hearts to dump their …

Why Do You Lose Your Memory When You Get Really Drunk?

The holidays are upon us, and that means there is a high probability that you will soon come into contact with someone who is blackout drunk. Or maybe it is you who will end up in this state. Either way, the experience may leave you wondering why heavy drinking has this effect on our brains. Since we here at IFLScience love answering life’s strange questions, let’s dive on in. According to insights from the latest research on the subject, alcohol-induced …

Here’s what people say are the 11 dead giveaways someone can’t be trusted.

Whether consciously or unconsciously, we are constantly evaluating the people we meet to see if they are trustworthy. When we’re on a first date, meet a new coworker or deal with a salesperson, our minds are scanning their words, body language, and behavior for any red flags. Being able to accurately assess a person’s trustworthiness can be a big benefit to your professional life, but in intimate relationships, it can mean the difference between life or death. Original Article : …

Dont Believe Im Sick? People Are Applauding The Way This Employee Got Revenge On Her Manager

Sarah was sick, her boss made her come in regardless. Afraid of the possible consequences after being reminded of the company’s strict absence policy, she agreed. As soon as she arrived, her colleagues noticed something was wrong. And that was only the beginning of it. There was vomit, there was mopping, and even a written warning. However, not necessarily all of them were done by poor Sarah. Scroll down to check out how everything unfolded! Image credits: dragana991

Artists Painting Gets Mistaken For A Van Gogh, So She Creates Brilliant Starry Night Series (Part II)

One thing is certain, if your painting is confused with one by Vincent Van Gogh, you really have a talent. Do you still remember New-York based artist Aja Trier, who mashes up pop culture elements with Van Gogh’s expressive style? Well, a year ago she proved to us that she is extremely talented, and now she is back! Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Elizabeth Smart Unhappy Her Kidnapper Is Living Near An Elementary School

Elizabeth Smart is upset the registered sex offender who helped abduct her when she was a teenager is living near a Utah elementary school. obtained by The Associated Press. Smart was 14 in June 2002, Mitchell is serving a life sentence for kidnapping and raping Smart. Barzee was paroled in September after serving less than a decade behind bars. She was released despite “It is incomprehensible how someone who has not cooperated with her mental health evaluations or risk assessments …