Botched Fax Prompts “Terrorism” Scare
Police shut down a strip mall in Boston on Wednesday after a branch of Bank of America received a faulty fax
. The fax, which had been sent out by the bank's corporate office, had left off some of the text, leaving some dubious clip art. The plaza was evacuated for around three hours.
Roswell Theme Park
Roswell city officials plan a UFO-themed amusement park
that could open as early as 2010. Local shopkeepers base a large proportion of their trade around the UFO craze, and believe that the theme park would give tourists more to do whilst visiting.
Dutch Reality Show: Win This Person’s Kidney!
Earlier this week, Dutch TV station BNN announced their latest reality show
. The premise was that a woman who had been diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour would choose which of three contestants to donate a kidney to before she died. The Big Donor Show
immediately sparked international furore, with mixed attitudes towards the show's concept. Today, it was revealed that the show was a hoax
. Whilst it still aired, the woman playing the potential donor was perfectly healthy and, although the three contestants were in need of replacement kidneys, they were fully aware of the show's real premise. The show was aired and advertised as it was to draw attention to the shortage of donor organs in the Netherlands. Judging from the international coverage, they succeeded.
Japanese Ghost Girl
Youtube hosts yet another unconvincing 'ghost' video
. Look for the point where the special effects kick in.
Car made of cake
of a Skoda advertisement
wherein they make a whole car from cake.
An intriguing and mysterious website
(Beasjt's number is 669)
Can you decipher the code