Mar 28, 2014

The Shirk Report – Volume 259


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!

*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!



Hello Friday, I’ve missed you
How to wear out your toddler before a flight
Instant Karma
I thought this fish looked angry | but then I saw this guy
Take that hater
The Sound of Music Directed by Michael Bay
Well that’s a new one
These guys built a remote-controlled Superman
Nothing can ruin this beautiful sunset
This is awkward
Remember last week’s elaborate prank? Here’s this week’s | Last week’s for reference
In Vietnam, cheese is serious business
In eastern Norway, the Ministry of Silly Walks is alive an well | Reference
Say cheese
France thinks the rest of the world is fat
At least the guy in the crowd was impressed
Someone found the real-life Kenny Powers
Note to self: go bowling
Stanford’s cowbell guy
Impressive but terrifying
Either Don’s from the future or this network does not understand Roman numerals
This guy taught himself how to walk a tight rope to woo the ladies
And this concludes another week



New Parenting Study Released
The Virtual Genius of Oculus Rift
6 Things Nobody Tells You About Working at Disney World
Cornelius Gurlitt: One lonely man and his hoard of stolen Nazi art
The Massive Soviet Sub That Inspired ‘Hunt For Red October’
Why Selfies Sometimes Look Weird to Their Subjects
Who Was Carl Sagan?
The Kindly Brontosaurus
Music Criticism Has Degenerated Into Lifestyle Reporting
The Overprotected Kid


5 VIDEOS + something generic
















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