If it’s news to me, it must be news to you!
An ITV reporter was tricked into donning body armour to protect her from the dangerous ‘drop bear’ she was holding in a report on the Australian bushfires.
Spotify has launched playlists and podcasts for dogs to listen to when they are left at home alone.
You’ll wonder where the yellow went
Colgate has launched a certified vegan toothpaste that also comes in a recyclable tube although it might not raise a smile as it costs more than six times more than a regular tube of toothpaste.
What a hoot
One I missed. A couple brought a Christmas tree home to decorate and found an owl nesting in it.
A man has spent 200 hours adapting a green wheelie bin with a motorbike engine so it is capable of a speed of 36mph.
“We live in a world where GTA is a kid’s game and Candy Crush is an adult’s game.” Just one of the most profound Shower Thoughts on Reddit.
An artist uses snow and snowshoes to create massive geometrical designs like the one on the left.
Piece of cake
Hundreds of bakers and chefs in southern India came together Wednesday to create what they said is the world’s longest cake – about 6.5 kilometres (four miles).
Philosopher and political thinker Roger Scruton; FA Cup winner Billy Hughes; film and tv producer Tony Garnett responsible for Cathy Come Home and Up the Junction; Christopher Tolkien, son of JRR, who drew many of the maps detailing the world of Middle-earth and; actor Derek Fowlds who played Bernard Woolley in Yes Minister.