The good, bad and weird things we're enjoying

By: Connor Threlkeld on December 19, 2014 - 1:51am - Add new comment

When I think about it, a pineapple is one of the weirdest things I've ever seen. Compared to most fruits, they're just bizarre looking. And apparently this pit bull agrees with me. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on December 11, 2014 - 2:11am - Add new comment

Somewhere in the Arabian Gulf lies the shattered remains of a speedboat and a drone aircraft. Equipment destroyed during demonstrations of the Navy's newest laser weapons system. 

Watch video of the tests above. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on November 30, 2014 - 1:23am - Add new comment

As proof that almost anything can be made more interesting when you stick a GoPro on it, we present a bald eagle flying with a GoPro at an NFL game. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on November 19, 2014 - 1:55am - Add new comment

A man attached a piece of bread to his GoPro camera and left it out in the open.

His reward? A curious squirrel carried it up a tree, took the bread, and dropped the camera. 


Surprisingly entertaining. At least according to the two and a half million people who have watched. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on November 13, 2014 - 9:07pm - Add new comment

I'm not generally a fan of all the early Christmas hoopla, but one British supermarket chain seems to have the right idea in a recent ad promoting the idea that 'Christmas Is For Sharing.' 

The British supermarket chain Sainsbury's is drawing praise for a nearly four-minute advertisement depicting one of the famed Christmas truces that took place one hundred years ago during World War I. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on November 7, 2014 - 2:37am - Add new comment

Remember the time you were performing for more than 21,000 people and your snare drum fell? 

At the 2014 Drum Corps International World Finals in Indianapolis, the Super Bowl for elite drum corps, Fort Mill-based Carolina Crown snare drummer Ryan Hall was performing in the final show of his drum corps career when his snare drum fell off. 


By: Connor Threlkeld on November 1, 2014 - 6:36pm - Add new comment

When the people at NASA get together to carve pumpkins, you know it's going to be interesting. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on October 23, 2014 - 1:49am - Add new comment

Ever wonder how they get the ships the build on land into the water? Here's one way: the side launch. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on October 16, 2014 - 1:09am - Add new comment

Check out this video of the III Marine Expeditionary Force Band facing off with the Republic of Korea (ROK) Army Band in a drum battle. 

In the spirit of cooperation it was declared a tie. But I think we know who won. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on October 10, 2014 - 9:14pm - Add new comment

Have you ever seen a hawk knock a quadcopter out of the sky. Prepare to be amazed as one man's GoPro-equipped quadcopter captures the whole thing on video.

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