Posts tagged "alaska"

This Is What Aurora Borealis Looks Like In Real Time

Posters, photos and time-lapse videos of the Northern Lights are stunning, but what would the Lights look like in real life if we came upon them ourselves? Videographer O Chul…

Claire Hannum | September 21, 2014 - 9:00 am

The Palin Family Threw Down At A Snowmobile Party On Saturday

Bristol Palin reportedly has a mean right hook. No, really: police in Anchorage, Alaska confirmed to the politics blog Wonkette that the entire Palin family were part of “20 people”…

Jessica Wakeman | September 11, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Bear Crashes Birthday Party By Falling Through Family’s Skylight, Proceeds To Eat All The Cupcakes

A Juneau, Alaska, couple was prepping for their child’s birthday party at their home when they received a visit from a surprise party crasher — a 180-pound black bear who…

Claire Hannum | June 26, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Coming To A Bar Bathroom Near You: Pregnancy Tests!

Alaska has the highest rate of fetal alcohol syndrome in the United States, so apparently, the obvious solution to lawmakers is to put free pregnancy tests in the restrooms of

Claire Hannum | June 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm

MTV’s “Buckwild” Reality Show Rebooted, Heads To Alaska

MTV is bringing back their reality show “Buckwild,” only this time it’ll be set in Wasilla, Alaska — AKA Sarah Palin’s hometown. “Buckwild” was originally canceled after cast member

Jessica Wakeman | April 24, 2014 - 7:00 pm

HAHAHA: Prankster Gets Pitbull Exiled To Alaska

Our hats are off to Something Awful writer David Thorpe, the genius who had the forethought, dedication and passion to orchestrate a major prank against reggaeton/rapper dude Pitbull. A few…

Julie Gerstein | July 31, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Alaska Town’s Cat Mayor: Feline Mayor Is The Cat’s Pajamas

The mayor of a sleepy Alaska town is feline fine. The part-Manx cat clawed his way onto the political scene of Talkeetna, Alaska, through a write-in campaign shortly after he was…

Huffington Post Weird News | July 16, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Kathy Griffin Could Not, In Fact, See Russia From Sarah Palin’s House


Sometimes I think Kathy Griffin would not have any material if it weren’t for the Palin family. But I don’t necessarily mind because, like she says here…

Jessica Wakeman | June 26, 2011 - 3:30 pm

Is Sarah Palin Moving To Arizona?

Gird your loins, Arizona: Sarah Palin might be moving in! The Atlantic Wire reports the former governor of Alaska allegedly bought an 8,000-square foot, $1.6 million home in a secluded…

Jessica Wakeman | May 23, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Sorry Ladies: Sarah Palin’s Son, Track Palin, Is Off The Market

Ladies, our hopes for marrying into the Palin family have been dashed! (Heterosexually, at least.) Track Palin, 22, the eldest Palin child, recently married his high school sweetheart, Britta Hanson,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 20, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Wasilla High School Bans Song By Gay Rock Legend

An Alaska high school choir was up in arms after the principal banned a song for graduation because it was written by a gay rocker. Wasilla principal Dwight Probasco banned…

Newser | May 14, 2011 - 6:30 pm