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
Legendary writer, comic book publisher and editor and overall Hollywood star Stan Lee has passed away at the age of 95. Lee lived an extraordinary life, serving in the Army during World War II and later helping to create Marvel characters like Spider-man, Iron Man, Thor and more that we all know and love.
Lee also is well known for the many cameos he made in Marvel films and TV programs over the years.
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Rest in peace, Stan! We sure will miss you.
Valentine's Day is coming up, and maybe you just dropped a whole bunch of dough on a ring. Now you're looking for an affordable way to propose to your special someone. Well, look no further because Tyra from TheTyraPerezProject has a really cool DIY proposal that's made with love! View Now
Back in the old days, people used to find out the gender of their babies on the day they were born. Today, families don't have to wait that long and they usually make a fun little event out of the announcement. Whether they're out in the snowy mountains to set off a colorful smoke bomb or letting their hair dye clue them in. Congrats to both families.
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The YouTube channel, A Girl And Her Bike, is about to become "A Girl And Her Bike And Her Fiancé." Her boyfriend took her out on what she thought was just a typical filming trip for her channel, but it ended up being the epic proposal she always dreamed about. View Now
Although wife Christine was extremely happy to welcome home husband Jace after six long months apart, no one was more thrilled to see him than their four dogs. The U.S. Air Force captain was deployed to the Pacific away from his family and missing his adorable pets, so he decided to give them the ultimate surprise! View Now
Dogs just wanna have fun and play with everything they see, so why not give in to them for once? Nicole Skyes decided to do just that when taking dog Franklin to the pet store for a very special challenge. Any toy or treat he touches, she will buy him, but will it totally break the bank? View Now
If we saw a crocodile hanging out in our favorite watering hole (yes, we have a favorite for the purposes of this scenario) we'd happily choose a new watering hole. Elephants, on the other hand, nobody tells them to go somewhere else. The adult elephants have a problem slight pushing the crocs away so the calves can play in the water in peace. View Now
Some people can play the electric guitar, some people can play the saxophone, but Kenny Urban? He's rocking out on the recorder. Yes, the annoying little plastic "instrument" we were forced to play in elementary school. He also has impeccable taste in music. He's playing the 2000s hit, "This is Why I'm Hot" by MIMS. He's also a master beatboxer. Is there anything he can't do? View Now
It's always great when celebrities can poke a little fun at themselves. Case in point — this hilarious moment Alex Rodriguez has so graciously shared with us on Twitter! When the woman he's talking to says he looks just like the guy Jennifer Lopez is seeing, he plays along, even calling himself a tool. So funny!
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They say twins have a special bond between them... Well, now the McClure Twins Family have a physical bond. They're doing the "handcuff challenge" while they do their bedtime routine. Meaning, they have to get ready for bed while handcuffed to each other. Do they have what it takes?! View Now
Even the simplest of film projects can take a lot longer to create than you might think. For example, Matt Bray spent a year and a half creating a four-minute dancing video but we think it was time well spent. Matt traveled the world and danced with over 1000 strangers for this fun music video. We only wish we were involved too!
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We're almost at our imaginary threshold for "Bird Box Challenge" videos so let's squeeze one in real fast! Basically, people are getting inspired by the Netflix movie's premise of wearing a blindfold during ordinary tasks and are testing themselves. In the Well Done video, Nicole is challenging herself to make a pizza without being able to see. View Now
As the headline suggests, you don't want to know what's behind this old telephone mount. Seriously. A repair guy is called to remove an old landline from the wall, and what he finds just might make your skin crawl. You can watch the full, uncensored ViralHog video by clicking here. Just remember, we warned you! View Now
French artist Matthieu Robert-Ortis not only bends wires in order to create his incredible sculptures, but he also bends minds as well. When you stand in one space to look at one of his sculptures it looks like one thing, like a deer, but then once you move the image shifts and becomes something else! Our brains can barely comprehend how to look at these amazing works, let alone figure out how he crafts them. View Now
We love the four-legged members of our family just as much as the two-legged ones. When Daniel's cat ran away, he was torn, and as more and more time went by, the family began to think Plumbo might not ever make it back home. But thank's to new microchip technology, they were able to locate Plumbo after he was gone for seven months. Daniels reaction says it all. View Now