Oct 11, 2013

The Shirk Report – Volume 235


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!



Step right up | Step right down | Okay just stop stepping | Last one I swear
Hello Ladies
My shoe!
Suddenly… wall
Just a peck
4th floor bathroom poll
Face melting sand sculpture
Rodney Mullen | Encore
Your manly, man-quote for the day
Chubby little squirrel
Bear vs Cat
Free Hugs
Super Nintendo Chalmers | Video reference
Hammer hands
1 for 2
Elmo don’t care
Everybody do the baby crawl!
Nature can be cruel
That’s what friends are for
I find this tin highly illogical
I must go, my people need me
Fact: Balloons make everything better



The 100 top things you honestly don’t need to do before you die
The myth of NASA’s expensive space pens
Dawn of a revolution: Walter Isaacson (Jobs biography) writes about Bill Gates’ time at Harvard
Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not)
When Wealth Disappears (thx for sharing @SandyGibson!)
Oops: Azerbaijan released election results before voting had even started
Who Wants to Be a Russian Billionaire?
Why Are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Ancient Chinese Philosophy?
You can increase your intelligence: 5 ways to maximize your cognitive potential
It’s decorative gourd seasons motherf*ckers (warning. profanity)












30 million views since Monday? Have to include because that’s impressive, especially for an ad



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