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Baby panda Po makes his debut at the Atlanta Zoo

Po, the only panda born alive at a U.S. zoo last year, made his debut yesterday at Zoo Atlanta. Po, who was named by actor Jack Black in recognition of how he “helped to bring the importance of saving this species to a new generation of conservationists,” is the third…

Navy releases photo of house floating in the ocean off Japan

Crews from the USS Ronald Reagan, performing rescue missions off the coast of Japan, found this house floating in the ocean two full days after the tsunami. Watch the rest of the video, which first aired on Fox News on March 15, 2011, below: Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com…

New Rumsfeld documents highlight Gingrich’s involvement with Iraq War

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) might have been persona non grata in certain Republican circles early in the aughts after he resigned the Speakership, divorced his wife and married a much-younger aide, but he was more than welcome in the Pentagon under then-Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. Documents released…

St. Paul hosts ‘World’s Worst Irish Tenor’ contest for 47th year

The restaurant Mancini’s in St. Paul played host last weekend to the “World’s Worst Irish Tenor” contest, celebrating 47 years of really terrible singing. One woman described the performances as so bad that “our eyes water.” Ouch. Watch the video, which first appeared at the Star Tribune on March 14,…

Rescue workers arrive at Rikuzentakata, thousands remain missing

It took more than 72 hours after last week’s tsunami for rescuers to get to the devastated village of Rikuzentakata — too long to hope that they might find survivors. Instead, they are pulling bodies out of the debris even as some maintain hope that their family or friends might…

Sanity break: Would you hire this guy?

Anyone who’s been through the job interview wringer can empathize with the creator of this video. Having been asked presumably countless times the standard “Where do you see yourself in 5 years”? question, the interviewee gives an answer straight out of Hollywood. But would you hire him if he really…

Fox News chairman Ailes told Palin not to make the ‘blood libel’ video

Among former Alaska governor Sarah Palin’s (R) many lucrative jobs is her stint as a Fox News contributor for $1 million per year — which likely also provides her with her largest audience. So before she took to the airwaves to accuse her critics of “blood libel” for tying her…

Dana Perino: ‘This White House of all White Houses’ shouldn’t mock Boehner’s ‘skin color’

Appearing on Fox and Friends this morning, Dana Perino, the former spokeswoman for George W. Bush, expressed dismay that, at the annual Gridiron Dinner this weekend, President Obama used his traditional comedy routine to make fun of House Speaker John Boehner’s (R-OH) tan. She said: “They keep going back to…

Re-opened London museum features extinct animal collection

The refurbished Grant Museum of Zoology in London opened recently, allowing visitors a peek into a variety of their archived materials — including a the bones of a number of now-extinct species, including the dodo. Watch the video, first aired on the BBC on March 14, 2011, below: [Image via…

Second reactor at Fukushima explodes Monday

Hydrogen exploded at a second reactor at the TEPCO nuclear power plant in Fukushima Monday, injuring 6 workers who were attempting a controlled release to relieve pressure. Watch the video, first uploaded by Reuters on March 14, 2011, below:…

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