Apr 11, 2014

The Shirk Report – Volume 261


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!

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Let’s get things rolling
Mom mixed up pajama day and picture day
Wait for it
From bathrooms to boardrooms
– This week in “lost in translation”: Carefully | Dangerous
Coolest hovercraft ever? Coolest hovercraft ever
Worst locker ever? Worst. Locker. Ever.
*BREAKING* Someone has discovered that a crushed marshmallow bunny looks like Kim-Jong Un
This pedestrian bridge seems dangerous..ly fun!
“Don’t mind if I do”
Finally, a restaurant that lets me pay with Dr. Pepper
Victory is mine!
So close
Yet so far
Well that’s a big letdown
Time to get loopy
Do it for the foxes
Grab on! There’s no time to explain
You’ll be glad to know she won a car for this
I kind of want a duckbill platypus
Well that was unintentionally profound
What have I done?
Minivans. The ultimate sacrifice
This concludes another week of shirking


The Culture of Shut Up
The Heartbleed Hit List: The Passwords You Need to Change Right Now
Why UPS Trucks Don’t Turn Left
Can You Identify These Cities From Their Light Signatures?
Remembering Sony’s First Walkman
Psychopaths: how can you spot one?
The Most Trafficked Mammal You’ve Never Heard Of
Eight (No, Nine!) Problems With Big Data
Scientists are getting closer to a quantum computer — here’s why it matters
How to Save Yourself From Infuriating Reply-All Email Chains




You called it Bas 😉













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