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tags: Meet Paul, Germany’s Prognosticating Octopus, soccer, football, World Cup 2010, fun, offbeat, weird Paul — an octopus at the Sea Life public aquarium in Oberhausen, western Germany — has so far correctly predicted the outcome of each of Germany’s World Cup matches. On Tuesday, Paul contemplates Wednesday’s match between Germany and Ghana. [larger view]

Invisible Rope Prank

tags: Invisible Rope Prank, humor, funny, prank, streaming video Here’s a hilarious prank where two guys pretend they have a rope that they stretch across a road between them in front of oncoming traffic. The reactions of those who have been pranked are quite amusing.

How to Wrap a Cat for Christmas

tags: How to Wrap a Cat for Christmas, holidays, christmas, funny, weird, silly, cats, pets, streaming video This silly and amusing video is a little late for christmas, but it’s still the holiday season, more or less (especially considering the mountains of snow that people in much of the Northern Hemisphere are dealing with right…

Walking Invisible Dogs in NYC

tags: Invisible dogs, NYC Life, prank, humor, funny, fucking hilarious, WTF, streaming video As a NYCer, I can tell you that NYC is filled with weird people, but on some days, the populace is weirder than others. For example, more than 2,000 people walked “invisible dogs” down the streets of Brooklyn on a Sunday afternoon…

tags: humor, funny, WTF, Detective Mittens, streaming video Meow meow meow meow meow meow meowmeow meow meow — meow meow?? [3:50].

Spider Eats Bird in Australia

tags: spider eats bird, golden orb spider, chestnut-breasted Mannikin, birds, avian, WTF, wow Golden Orb Spider eats a chestnut-breasted Mannikin in Australian garden. Image and story: Daily Mail. This picture and story is so creepy that it makes my skin crawl to see this at the top of my blog. But it’s also very strange…