Jul 20, 2012

The Shirk Report – Volume 171

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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!

 

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20 IMAGES

 
Duck face group shot turned into group pasta eating photo op
Lounge Chair Bear
Suddenly. Television. (thx for sharing @Freshome!)
What else would you call a ‘Mexican Soul Food’ Food Truck?
Elder Troll
Good use of the spare tire
POW! Right in the kisser
No gun, but he’s loaded
Monkey Business
Thirst Place!
Apparently clubs in Europe have these in bathrooms
Sweet concept for a roller coaster
Who is this Rorschach guy?
Meanwhile at the intersection of failure and humanity
Feeling down? This will cheer you up
Keep your friends close and your enemies closer
Now imagine the situation above with this face
Close enough
Parenting. You’re doing it right
Hey Lebron play something for the haters

 

 

 

10 ARTICLES

 
National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2012
The laser-powered bionic eye that gives 576-pixel grayscale vision to the blind
A question on Quora asks: What are the optimal siege tactics for taking Magic Kingdom’s Cinderella Castle? (thx for sharing @Kottke!)
The Geysers of Yellowstone
Shell Oil’s Social Media Nightmare Continues but raises interesting debate about parody and corporate identity theft
The Ultimate Comic-Con 2012 Cosplay Gallery
Interesting video and transcript of a lively debate between Peter Thiel and Eric Schmidt (thx for sharing McDowell!)
Famous KGB Spies: Where Are They Now? (thx for sharing Tennyson! Welcome back)
A record 48 tons of silver treasure hauled from shipwreck
2 million-year-old skeleton found in Cradle of Humankind

 

 

 

5 VIDEOS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

thx for sharing @devour!

 

 

 

STOP! COLLABORATE AND LISTEN THIS WEEKEND!

 

 

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