May 16, 2014

The Shirk Report – Volume 266


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!



So the John Hancock Tower in Chicago just added tilted windows
The face says it all
This is the entrance to the Parkour gym in Malmo, Sweden
Bank shot
Watch this guy skip a stone | video link
A strawberry is born. 40 days in 15 seconds
Look how proud of himself he is
The public bathroom of the future
Wedding in style
A McDonald’s menu from 1972
Matrix Cat | Directed by Michael Bay
Meanwhile in Massachusetts
When benches fight back
Prepare for landing
Not everyone makes the cut
The definition of bad*ss
The definition of terrifying
This reminds me of something… | Kind of like this | This is the one!
A middle school teacher recently caught a student with this
‘Young’ Charles Xavier does the card throw during X-Men promo tour. Accidentally hits woman with sling on arm
You had one job
To run a successful small business you must act quickly and seize opportunities
And that’s a wrap



The Trick That Makes Google’s Self-Driving Cars Work
The Biggest Filer of Copyright Lawsuits is an Erotica Website
Honeybees abandoning hives and dying due to insecticide use, research finds
Woman’s cancer killed by measles virus in unprecedented trial
The Moons of Jupiter: What sort of evidence does it take to get you to change your mind?
30 Things You Need To Know To Be Successful In Life
What Do Animals See in a Mirror?
Thomas Edison and the Cult of Sleep Deprivation
My Husband’s Other Wife
The Backfire Effect: The Psychology of Why We Have a Hard Time Changing Our Minds


5 VIDEOS + White Stripes




This is happening right now. Warning: profanity



10 million views in 2 days. Warning: some graphic images at end of video











dog smiling cheesin hard The Shirk Report   Volume 266