Jun 21, 2013

The Shirk Report – Volume 219


Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find the 25 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!

*for email subscribers: If you visit the direct link to the shirk report in your web browser (by clicking the blue, underlined title), the videos will play properly and images will appear immediately under the text rather than opening in a new window!



I am the greatest!
Office birthday cards – the final stage
The power of being ridiculously good looking
The Queen when her horse won at the Royal Ascot
How about we go left-handed?
Worst rims ever
Of all the places to sit and take a one-year anniversary photo
Of all the shirts to be wearing when you meet Sharon Stone
Industrial rowing
Good times ending in 3..2..
Meanwhile, golfing in Australia
Now this is a bada$$ name
This bakery rocks
So close
A bear? Cat don’t care
A lesson they will never forget
Speed parenting
Out for a stroll with his pet
“I don’t do jumps”
You know it’s a strong current when
This is what happens when you inflate a hot air balloon inside
There’s only one person that could get away this. And that person is Steven Segal
Spiderbro | Reference AReference B
Siri where is the closest McDonald’s?
And just remember



Quartz’s favorite charts of 2013
Are You Smart Enough to Be a Citizen? Take the Quiz
How Long Can You Wait to Have a Baby?
Project Loon: Balloon-Powered Internet for Everyone
Why the smartphone camera changed photography forever
This Letter In Response To A Cease And Desist Order Is Pretty Amazing
How A Private Jet Full Of Prostitutes Saved Mikhail Prokhorov $10 Billion (thx for sharing Burton!)
We’re now farming more fish than cattle
Dim Lighting Sparks Creativity
Booz Allen, the World’s Most Profitable Spy Organization


5 VIDEOS + a door opening







Thx for sharing T. Browne!






Thx for sharing Reever!







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