Want to play Santa Claus? You'd need 12 million employees to do it

Want to play Santa Claus? You'd need 12 million employees to do it

It's a good thing Santa Claus is powered entirely by Christmas magic, because the logistics of delivering an estimated 760 million pounds of presents in

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Charity's ad campaign blasts the uselessness of Facebook 'likes'

Charity's ad campaign blasts the uselessness of Facebook 'likes'

No matter how many virtual thumbs-up a charitable cause receives, folks who are truly in need receive positively zero benefit from it. Crisis Relief Singapore

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Poor math skills contribute to foreclosure, mortgage study says

Poor math skills contribute to foreclosure, mortgage study says

Quick, what's 50 percent of $300? If you have trouble answering this question, you might want to be really careful when considering a mortgage. A

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Newspaper censors the word 'vagina' in ad for 'Vagina Monologues'

Newspaper censors the word 'vagina' in ad for 'Vagina Monologues'

Vaginas are causing serious problems in Wisconsin. The StageNorth Theatre in Washburn, Wis., was stunned when an ad the company took out for its production

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Pamela McColl, a publisher, is removing Santa smoking from 'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Pamela McColl, a publisher, is removing Santa smoking from 'Twas the Night Before Christmas

We are aware that for decades the tobacco industry targeted underage smokers. But altering an iconic piece of literature because it contains references to smoking

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BethAnn Telford has run a marathon every year since being diagnosed with cancer:

During an 8-year battle with cancerous brain and bladder tumors, BethAnn Telford has had to relearn to walk and speak, and has lost the vision

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Pizza restaurant bakes heartwarming treat for deployed soldier's wife

Pizza restaurant bakes heartwarming treat for deployed soldier's wife

Army National Guard Maj. Shawn Fulker is stationed in Afghanistan, but he wasn't going to let 7,500 miles stand in the way of buying his

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Man asks wife what's on her mind, so she draws him a map

Man asks wife what's on her mind, so she draws him a map

A man who casually asked his wife what was on her mind might be regretting it after she drew him a detailed map. Redditor bpwwhirl, who we

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Think 'red states' are dumb? Check out their public school rankings

Think 'red states' are dumb? Check out their public school rankings

Red states are often stuck with comments about their Republican-leaning voting records connected to a supposedly less-educated population — the implication being that dumb states

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Want to be really happy? Pay lots and lots of taxes

Want to be really happy? Pay lots and lots of taxes

As the U.S. edges ever closer toward falling off the fiscal cliff, it seems our friends in Germany love nothing more than paying taxes. Lots

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Wilbur Scoville Doodle: Man who invented chilli heat scale is celebrated on Google

Wilbur Scoville Doodle: Man who invented chilli heat scale is celebrated on Google

This guy is the only reason you can measure how hot the pepper that’s burning your mouth is. His name was Wilbur Scoville and he is

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The moment a man had his heart broken, as captured by his Fitbit

The moment a man had his heart broken, as captured by his Fitbit

A man’s tech data is garnering attention after it proved heartbreak isn’t just a feeling, but a physical experience. Koby Soto typically wears his Fitbit Charge

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Teddy bears are cuddled by 1 in 3 British adults

Teddy bears are cuddled by 1 in 3 British adults

Aww. Wook at the wittle twaveling executive with his snuggy bear. A Travelodge survey of 6,000 Brits revealed that 35% of adults sleep with a

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Photo of service dog in tutu helping bride goes viral

Photo of service dog in tutu helping bride goes viral

Whoever says diamonds are a girl's best friend must not have a dog. A touching interaction between a bride and her service dog is going viral. Valerie

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Get to third base on base: A sex toy for the military

Get to third base on base: A sex toy for the military

When your significant other is dispatched overseas, your libido doesn't go AWOL -- at least not according to sex toy manufacturer RealTouch, which, in a

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This man has more than 800 children...no kidding

This man has more than 800 children...no kidding

Simon Watson, 41, has a lot of children. In fact, he has more than 800 of them. "I would like to get the world record," Watson told

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Creepy matchmaking site links sugar daddies with co-eds

Creepy matchmaking site links sugar daddies with co-eds

Matchmaking website SeekingArrangement.com helps sugar daddies -- that's how the site refers to the older, largely male part of its membership -- find younger girls

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Customer tries to return coat, store's response shocks her

Customer tries to return coat, store's response shocks her

One woman took to social media to tell the world about a recent return she tried to make with the online retailer Zulily. Kelly Kinkel said

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Here's how to unlock a car with a shoelace

Here's how to unlock a car with a shoelace

Via BigStills.com, here's a great, if eerily narrated, video showing how to break insi-- ... uh, rather, regain entry when locked out of your vehicle,

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Is your Christmas tree still up?

Is your Christmas tree still up?

Is your Christmas tree still up? How long people choose to keep holiday decorations up is a hot topic in the early months of the year. So

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Feminist campaigner Amber Amour live blogged her rape and doesn't regret it

Feminist campaigner Amber Amour live blogged her rape and doesn't regret it

A feminist campaigner has told how she live blogged her alleged rape ordeal in a bid to show women they should not be afraid of

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Lumosity to pay $2M for deceptive 'brain training' claims

Lumosity to pay $2M for deceptive 'brain training' claims

The company that developed Lumosity "brain training" games has agreed to pay $2 million to settle federal allegations it deceived users about the games' benefits.

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Cheat-sheet gets you into the world's top restaurants

Cheat-sheet gets you into the world's top restaurants

Every serious foodie has a restaurant-centric bucket list -- and now, they have a cheat-sheet for getting seats at 11 of the most in-demand eateries

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Do you always throw away silica gel bags? Here’s why you shouldn’t

Do you always throw away silica gel bags? Here’s why you shouldn’t

How many times have you chucked away those little silica bags that we find in almost every newly bought item?  How many times have you not

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Heavily pregnant CrossFit devotee’s 135lb weightlifting spark furious backlash

Heavily pregnant CrossFit devotee’s 135lb weightlifting spark furious backlash

A WOMAN has attracted a flurry of criticism for posting a video of herself backsquatting a 135lb weight while being six months pregnant. Fitness professional and

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Jasper James 'City Silhouettes' images

Jasper James 'City Silhouettes' images

No, those people pressed against plate-glass windows dozens of stories in the air aren't jumpers: They're merely the subjects of Jasper James' "City Silhouettes" series,

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What do rich & poor people have in common?

What do rich & poor people have in common?

Leave it to Adam Carolla to bridge the gap between the rich and poor. The comedian's new e-book, "Rich Man, Poor Man," is a deep exploration

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May the fondant be with you: Meet the Stormtrooper cake

May the fondant be with you: Meet the Stormtrooper cake

Wonder if they needed a lightsaber to cauterize this confection from the dark side: a life-size Stormtrooper cake, created specially by Oakleaf Cakes for the

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Sprite as a hangover cure? Study says yes

Sprite as a hangover cure? Study says yes

Black coffee, a cold shower, fried food, maybe even a little hair of the dog — all common hangover remedies. But according to a new

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