Dec 5, 2014

The Shirk Report – Volume 294


Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 25 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Twitter, RSS and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a note to



So close
The Sifter approves this Christmas tree topper | And this Christmas tree
FBI | Police! | Special Forces | This guy
Okay last one | Actually the last one
Someone found Michael Scott’s Turkish Doppelganger
We all know somebody that deserves this greeting card
Boom goes the dynamite | needs more Sonic | We can rebuild
It’s all about perspective
Good guy Donald Glover
The champ is here
He fell asleep with the ball in his mouth
Prepare for liftoff
This could go on forever | Let’s see that in reverse
Walking the boy | Taking the Brady for a walk
The purrfect hiding spot
And now to add some ‘evil’
I want to see whatever they’re looking at
Classic photobomb
That dismount
Damn nature, you scary
This wood looks like a dog
Until next week!



The golden quarter: Some of our greatest cultural and technological achievements took place between 1945 and 1971. Why has progress stalled?
The Amazon Reviews for Samsung’s 105-Inch, $120,000 TV are amazing
That Facebook Copyright Thing Is Meaningless and You Should Stop Sharing It
How 4 Mexican Immigrant Kids and Their Cheap Robot Beat MIT
What a curious lawsuit about egg-less ‘mayonnaise’ can teach us (thx for sharing Kyla!)
Why You Shouldn’t Trust Your Cat
My email is a monster
Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end mankind
Psy’s “Gangnam Style” breaks YouTube’s counter
What color is the Sun?


5 VIDEOS + Hip Hop Hooray