Offbeat Mar 2017

Dog balloon pop record

Mar 28, 2017 / 12:01 am

Toby the whippet, age 9, beat the Guinness World Record on Sunday for popping 100 balloons in the fastest time, a record previously held by Twinkie the Jack...

Cameraman misstep

Mar 27, 2017 / 12:01 am

A good cameraman will get the shot, regardless of the consequences.

Bond has brain damage

Mar 26, 2017 / 12:01 am

For plot device convenience, James Bond gets knocked unconscious a lot more than anyone ought to.

Mario Kart car

Mar 25, 2017 / 12:01 am

Some genius figured out how to play Mario Kart using his car as a stationary controller

Wheel of Fortune fail

Mar 24, 2017 / 12:01 am

Admittedly, this would probably be an interesting play to go check out...

Toddlers escape crib

Mar 23, 2017 / 12:01 am

Few moments are more satisfying for parents than the moment you successfully put your children to bed. Only then can you put your feet up, safe in the knowledge...

Guitar doubles as an axe

Mar 22, 2017 / 12:01 am

It's an axe, and also an "axe." Do you get it? No? Whatever, there are logs to chop and hot licks to shred.

Flubbing the landing

Mar 21, 2017 / 12:01 am

If at first you nearly kill yourself on a flubbed snowmobile landing, chug a beer and try, try again. Per the YouTube description: "Gave 'er another...

Brave/dumb golfer

Mar 20, 2017 / 12:01 am

Granted, the gator wasn't one of Florida's mega-gators, but still — we'd probably avoid messing with any animal that could rip our arm off if...

Bean: Ultimate Psycho

Mar 19, 2017 / 12:01 am

Mr Bean, as the horror film it was meant to be.

Train blasts through snow

Mar 17, 2017 / 12:01 am

It was pretty easy to see this coming, but the people on the platform seem oddly unconcerned?

Tether ball in the jungle

Mar 16, 2017 / 12:01 am

This is what happens when you leave a tether ball in the jungle. An angry ram can't resist a good ramming session.

Cycle tour cancelled!

Mar 15, 2017 / 12:01 am

Really, they didn't have to cancel this bike race. They should've just started at the finish and finished at the start. Problem solved.

K9 on a string

Mar 14, 2017 / 12:01 am

Fetch is more than just an aimless game dogs play — it's a useful solution to the perennial "ball lost over the neighbor's fence"...

Little girl scolds Gaston

Mar 13, 2017 / 12:01 am

Those workers should get a bonus if they get caught doing stuff like this. They make the park actually come alive for the kids and she will probably always...

Pupper wants a walk

Mar 12, 2017 / 12:01 am

Chihuahuas are basically just cat-squirrels.

100 years of cookies

Mar 11, 2017 / 12:01 am

Two kids explore 100 years of cookies with Cookie Monster, who is like a sommelier for cookies... if sommeliers just guzzled some of your wine at the table.

Modified golf cart

Mar 10, 2017 / 12:01 am

This beefed-up golf cart with a 1300cc Hayabusa engine turns this harmless golf cart into an aggressive beast.

Racing the tube

Mar 9, 2017 / 12:01 am

It'd be impossible for me to do this, mainly as I'd have to stop for a pint in the Watling. (Side note: there is an unnecessary buildup to this, the...

Radio swear prank

Mar 8, 2017 / 12:01 am

One radio co-host thought they were live on-air... They weren't. Watch how mad she gets when her co-host starts using some naughty words!

Mascot shreds the drums

Mar 7, 2017 / 12:01 am

This unassuming cartoon mascot absolutely shreds on the drums! ...

Baby basketball prodigy

Mar 6, 2017 / 12:01 am

Is 15 months too young for the NBA draft?

Soldiers singing what!?

Mar 5, 2017 / 12:01 am

This makes for great soldier discipline!

How to scale a building

Mar 4, 2017 / 12:01 am

Why rappel in from the roof when you can get a ride up on what appears to be a big tree branch?

The motorcycle swing

Mar 3, 2017 / 12:01 am

The caption says these Dutch guys got the idea while drinking, which seems like a terrible idea, but this looks crazy fun!

8 year old dancing goalie

Mar 2, 2017 / 12:01 am

You don't see this very often if ever. Kid has some moves!

1964 Oscars mixup

Mar 1, 2017 / 12:01 am

The stakes were lower at the 1964 Oscars when Sammy Davis Jr. got handed the wrong envelope (the winner he announced first *did* win an Oscar — just not...