Aug 11, 2022

The Shirk Report – Volume 696


Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Digg, Kottke, WITI, Facebook, Twitter, and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a note to



Thrift store find with so many questions
How does this thing work?
Temperature in Texas
Truck takes lightning like it’s nothing
A case for soaking
This black turtle
World’s largest amethyst geode
The most Dutch way ever to arrest someone
Sea or wood?
A mouse-commissioned rug
Zucchini from home garden
Hoodie as canvas
Animated samurai jellyfish thingy
Rome to Zurich on a train
What blind spot?
Mobius strip
Until next week



Why Roller Coaster Loops Are Never Circular
This Person Says Square Cash Registers Force Customers Into Tipping
5 Times Fashion Made Headlines at Wimbledon and Why Players Always Wear hWite
What is ‘Brown Noise’ and Why is Everyone Obsessed With it?
Easy Ways to Decorate a Cake When You Suck at Decorating
This Is What No One Tells You About The Toll Of A High-Risk Pregnancy
The Dog Breeds With the Most Westminster Dog Show Wins
Here’s How Much It Takes To Be Financially Comfortable In The Biggest American Cities
Here Are Some Reasons Certain Animals Rain From The Sky
This Is the Picture Astronomers Have Been Waiting For













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