Sep 7, 2012

The Shirk Report – Volume 178

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Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find the 20 funniest images, 10 most interesting articles, and 5 most viral videos from the previous week of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles typically originate from Twitter, RSS and email; videos come from a variety of sources. Any suggestions? Send a note to submit@twistedsifter.com!

 

THE SHIRK REPORT 2.0 IS HERE! IMAGES WILL NOW APPEAR RIGHT BELOW THE TEXT LINK. TO HIDE THE IMAGE, SIMPLY CLICK THE TEXT LINK AGAIN. PLEASE ENJOY RESPONSIBLY AND STAY SIFTY MY FRIENDS!

 

 

20 IMAGES

 

- The angriest bird
“Suspicious” uses of quotation marks
The Wall on a Mens Bathroom is an Interesting Place
The Braun-fluence
The latest issues of Whore magazine are here! Sorry, I meant Where Magazine
Lightning rod in action
Mwuahahahah
If you know the meme this gif is amazing
Marketing with fear tactics
Tank Slippers
Going nuclear
A spin on a classic
Bike vs Mike
An isolated rainstorm
OMG! For me!
So close
With great power comes great responsibility
A man’s man
Copy-cat orangutan
That’s a big machine

 

 

 

10 ARTICLES

 
An Inspiring Gallery of the 2012 Summer Paralympics
Shahid Khan: The New Face Of The NFL And The American Dream
How do the Claw crane ‘arcade game’ machines work? (thx for sharing @Kottke!)
9 Insanely Successful Kickstarter Campaigns
Is There a Limit to How Tall Buildings Can Get?
Serious Eats Guide to Sandwiches Around the World
A History of New York in 50 Objects
How A $440,000 Drug Is Turning Alexion Into Biotech’s New Innovation Powerhouse
Why Does Canada Have a Strategic Maple Syrup Reserve?
A look inside a booming multibillion-dollar, evangelical, global Thai cult
 

 

 

5 VIDEOS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHEER UP! IT’S THE WEEKEND!

 

 

 

 

 

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