News: Offbeat

Fitness goals: Viral video of this 93-year-old woman's laughter-filled workout session is sure to inspire you

Monday  17:15,   19 february 2018
International Business Times

The elderly lady not only performed every exercise her trainer told her to, but couldn't stop laughing at herself throughout the whole video.It also breaks the typical stereotypes about grandmas just sitting around and trying to feed us to the[...]

Everyone is going crazy for this adorable, interactive Chewbacca doll

Monday  17:15,   19 february 2018
MSN

Hasbro showed off a 16-inch version of "Star Wars" fans' favorite Wookiee at New York Toy Fair that will be available this fall.-The 16-inch Wookie roars,laughs, and can be rocked to[...]

A cinema played Fifty Shades of Grey instead of Black Panther and it went viral

Monday  13:01,   19 february 2018
MSN

Going to the cinema is usually a special occasion, but when a culturally significant film like Black Panther is playing its likely to be a moment you'll remember forever.Just in case you weren't aware Black Panther is the latest Marvel film,[...]

Husband's 'Cheap' Valentine's Day Gift, $10 Scratch-Off Ticket, Turns into $100,000 Win

Monday  06:15,   19 february 2018
Inside Edition

<p>Don Holmes decided to buy his beloved wife a Casino Riches $10 scratch-off ticket for the romantic holiday earlier this week.</p>Don Holmes decided to buy his beloved wife a Casino Riches $10 scratch-off ticket for the romantic holiday[...]

Kim Kardashian has very muscular arms in a new hilarious 'Gym Kardashian' meme — and it's going viral

Sunday  10:06,   18 february 2018
MSN

"Gym Kardashian" is a version of Kim Kardashian with bigger, buffer arms. And she's here for you.- It started out with a series of Photoshopped pictures that went viral on[...]

Runaway Emu Spotted In Texas City

Sunday  10:05,   18 february 2018
International Business Times

Someone's emu got loose in Fulshear, Texas and was spotted by local police, who tweeted a picture of the flightless bird.Check your yard, you missing an Emu? Call us 281-346-2202.[...]

Zebra Named Zinfandel Is in Charge of Herding Goats At This Oregon Farm

Saturday  11:22,   17 february 2018
Inside Edition

“She growed up with the goats and adopted the goats as if they were hers,” farmer Norman Vizina said.A zebra named Zinfandel is in charge of herding the 110 Boer goats living at a farm in Lebanon,[...]

New LEGO Set Lets Harry Potter Fans Apparate to the Hogwarts Great Hall

Saturday  07:36,   17 february 2018
Mental Floss

It's the next best thing to receiving a Hogwarts acceptance letter.After reading the books and watching the movies, you may worry you've run out of ways to experience the world of Harry Potter at home. But soon, apparating to Hogwarts will be as [...]

A German figure skater performed to music from 'Game of Thrones' — and viewers loved it

Saturday  07:35,   17 february 2018
MSN

Germany's Paul Fentz performed to music from "Game of Thrones" during the men's free skate event at the Winter Olympics. People on Twitter applauded the choice.- He used the music for the men's free skate event, which started on[...]

Milk spas and manicures: A Hong Kong dog's life

Friday  18:56,   16 february 2018
AFP

For Hong Kong poodle Cream, grooming goes way beyond a brush and toe-clip -- her deluxe once-a-month pampering includes lavender oxygen therapy and a milk bath. As the city welcomes the Year of the Dog, pet owners are pushing out the boat more than[...]

Four legs good, two better: study tracks lizard bipedalism

Thursday  19:10,   15 february 2018
AFP

The fossilised footprints of a tiny iguana ancestor discovered in South Korea have revealed that lizards were already running around on their hind limbs 110 million years ago, when the dinosaurs ruled Earth. Yuong-Nam Lee, a professor of vertebrate[...]

Double Proposal! Identical Twin Brothers Pop the Question to Identical Twin Sisters

Thursday  19:00,   15 february 2018
Inside Edition

The couples met at a twins festival in Twinsburg, Ohio, of all places.Brittany and Briana Deane got engaged at exactly the same time on Feb. 2 to Josh and Jeremy Salyers. Briana is engaged to Jeremy, while Brittany will marry[...]

Penguins Celebrate Valentine's Day in California

Thursday  15:06,   15 february 2018
Newsweek

Humans aren't the only ones who celebrate their love on February 14.But it also celebrates partnership, which is why biologist Vikki McCloskey helps the penguins at the California Academy of Science Museum's Steinhart Aquarium celebrate the[...]

People are struggling to find a heart hidden in this viral brainteaser — can you spot it?

Thursday  09:22,   15 february 2018
MSN

Hungarian artist Gergely Dudás created a festive brainteaser for Valentine's Day. See if you can spot the heart among the elephants. Here's a look at the puzzle:© Provided by Business Insider Inc puzzle to find the heart among the elephants[...]

The Woman Who's Studying Swipes At Bumble

Thursday  06:16,   15 february 2018
Refinery29

Love may not be an exact science, but that doesn't mean there isn't some science involved, especially when it comes to algorithmically-enabled dating apps.&nbsp;Love may not be an exact science, but that doesn't mean there isn't some[...]