Add zip-lines to your list of phobias, because these high-speed devil contraptions have done more to hurt people than all the sharks, spiders and snakes in the world combined! First, they lure you in with their breathtaking views, dizzying heights, and epic speeds, and then they hurl you into whoever's unfortunate enough to be on the other side.
If you're lucky enough to have experienced zip-line guides on the other end, you'll just get the wind knocked out of you as you slam on the brakes. Or, you'll be this next kid and make a rather painful DIY landing.
Everyone and their crazy aunt has heard of modeling legends like Gisele Bündchen, Candice Swanepoel, Ariana Lima and now Kylie Jenner. But for every one of these household names, there are 10,000 other names you'll never hear! Though some models stick around until their 30s and 40s, haute couture is a world dominated by starry-eyed teenagers like Alanna Arrington who're trying to make it big.
Mode.com shares this Iowan farm girl's inspiring and hopeful story as gorgeous Alanna brushes elbows with the greats and walks in career-making shows. We've got a lucky hunch we'll be seeing a lot more of Alanna Arrington soon!
Fictitious "Memorize" founder Antoine Cartier-Wells gave a speech about the Social Revolution, a time period that began when we started sharing ourselves with social media, and will continue on into the future. We share almost everything these days, pictures, ideas, videos, personal information... but what about our memories? Along with Devin Super Tramp, take a look at just some of the memories that have been shared with the world, and be on the lookout for the associated video game "Remember Me", to be released in June! View Now
Sarah Stage is an in-shape model with a super-toned tummy. The 30-year-old had a baby boy named James after rocking nearly a six pack deep into the pregnancy. Her doctor told her the baby is healthy the whole time, but photos of her super-fit baby bump have caused quite the controversy online. And now we know the baby had plenty of womb.
Ahoy there! Do ye yern to sail on the high seas? Are ye brave enough to tread the waters above Davy Jones' Locker? Then you might want to consider becoming a volunteer for The Nao Victoria Foundation. Anyone from experts to novices are encouraged to join and sail on these Spanish Galleon recreations. View Now
Inspired by her mother and grandfather's medical issues, Asha Gummadi developed a smartphone app that provides people all over the world with easy access to physical therapy exercises. When Asha's mother needed physical therapy but didn't have a therapist near her or someone who spoke her language, Asha knew others were dealing with the same problem. Meanwhile, her grandfather lived in a village and needed rehab after undergoing an amputation. View Now
No preparation, no problem! Vanity Fair gives us this hysterical video of Adam Devine, Blake Anderson, and Ander Holm giving a completely improvised power point presentation. Despite all the bumps in the road, we'd have to agree this ride went pretty smooth! View Now
If you're looking for a timely viral video, here's one you'll probably come across at one point or another. Megan Connolly has had her eyes on the slingshot ride for a while now and folks, the time has come. This might have sounded like a good idea prior to climbing onto the ride, but now Megan is absolutely terrified. View Now
In this video, initially, a woman stood in a spot somebody else was going to park in, just to hold it for their family car. A shouting match started between the driver and what became a pair of women holding the parking spot hostage. Eventually, another driver left their nearby space so these poor folks could finally park. By the way, if you do what these ladies did, you go straight to Santa's naughty list. That's the rule.
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If Lil James isn't careful, he's going to drive his momma crazy. It was early in the morning, but Lil James was up and already taking his attitude to the max. He even tried to flex his muscles, but his momma had to break the bad news to him on that front. Poor momma, at least she can keep up with her boy, even when the sun isn't quite up yet. View Now
Sometimes kids do gross stuff, like getting something strange stuck up their noses. Tiffany from Juggling The Jenkins Blog had this exact thing happen to her daughter. Of course, Tiffany's first instinct was to go to the ER but one of her followers who worked in an ER gave her a handy trick to try instead. We don't recommend trying something like this before speaking with a doctor, but our minds are definitely blown! View Now
Normally, there is a trail that leads tourists in Jardim, Brazil to the river, but for a while, the trail wasn't needed at Recanto Ecológico Rio da Prata. That's because the whole area became flooded. The water was crystal clear as fish swam by the trail and bridge that's meant for humans. It makes us kind of wish it was always like this so we could experience the submerged trail ourselves. View Now
Music superstar Toni Braxton has a new album coming out, "Sex & Cigarettes," and her leading man from her new music video for the song, "Long As I Live," is getting a lot of attention. His name is Herly Ulysse and based on the reactions of many people online (including a few of our RTM hosts), he's got a lot of new fans. Herly took some time to talk with our RTM hosts via Skype about making the music video and how his life has changed with his new found fame.
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T-Pain and Sixx Mann profess their love for their dogs in this PETA video and explain the commitment it takes to have your own. They also bring up an interesting point — dogs know when you "cheat on them" with other dogs. It's just proof that even serious rappers love their furry friends to death! View Now
When was the last really enjoyable double date you had? Well, we bet you'll be raring to go on this one with special guests and adorable married couple Emily Blunt and John Krasinski! The two star in the Krasinski directed new film "A Quiet Place" and are a seeking a fellow couple to keep them company at the premiere and save them from their loneliness! To enter and get more details, head to Omaze. View Now
Plastic pollution in our oceans is becoming a bigger problem more and more each day. From larger debris with the power to entangle marine life to smaller plastics ingested by fish, plastic is hurting those who call the ocean home. It's because of the folks from Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue Team that some of these animals are given a second chance. This time, it's a sea lion bound by a plastic rope around its neck. View Now
The mudhole is basically like a big pool party for elephants. One baby elephant was super excited to join the festivities. There was only one problem, the little one hasn't quite figured out how to get himself out of the mudhole. It must have been scary being the only one left, but thankfully the grown-ups have been through this before and helped the little guy out. View Now
Ancient and primitive lifestyles haven't completely vanished as families in Russia roam the Yamal Peninsula herding reindeer. Kat Zhou, a 25-year-old from California traveled hours to spend five days with this community of Nenets. Here in Serbia, she experienced their traveling culture and nomadic way of life. From eating their limited diet of raw meat and fish to sleeping in a handcrafted reindeer fur tepee called a chum, Kat learned to adapt to their life even if just for a few days. View Now
Sharks are cool, but they're also tremendously powerful and not afraid to let you know it. This video from BlacktipH shows a bull shark that decided he didn't like this boat's motor. Apparently, the metals and electricity in the motor effect sharks, which are sensitive to electric fields when they're out hunting for food, which could be why this big guy was so aggressive. View Now
We bet this raccoon was very happy Jennifer came along. She noticed the little guy (whom she named Skittles) in the dumpster and proceeded to rescue him from the approaching garbage truck with a ladder. Jennifer's boyfriend was so impressed, he made her an award for being a hero.
Speaking of animal companions, this drive has quite the passenger. We've seen this hefty car co-pilot before, but it's always a funny sight. We don't know why this guy hasn't bought a trailer for his bull yet, but we think it's because nobody would ever want to steal a car that comes with an angry bull. View Now
Being a parent can be hard, especially when you have little ones who won't stop complaining when you have places to go. One cub wouldn't stop whining when momma lion carried her babies one at a time across the road. She's just looking out for you, little cub. View Now