We all love a cupcake don’t we? Cute little bite-size bombs of flavour and sweetness that you can get seriously creative with, to the point that it has become an art.
By now, you’ve probably seen the name ‘Keaton Jones’ mentioned by at least one of your favorite celebrities on Twitter. The young student from Knoxville, TE has gone viral after appearing in a heartbreaking video that reveals the true damage bullying causes.
“Oh Christmas brow, oh Christmas brow, how lovely are your arches…”
It’s December already and people all around the world are decorating like crazy. From hundreds of fairy lights hung on people’s houses, to meticulously decorated Christmas trees, everyone is pressured to put up at least something. But what if you’re too lazy to do anything though still want to bring just a little Christmas spirit into your home? Bored Panda has collected some of the laziest ways people have decorated for the Holidays to prove that you’re definitely not alone in this.
In the small village of Wongarbon, Australia, about 381 km northwest of Sydney, a strange phenomenon has taken place; a 12-year-old girl named Ruby Callaghan has apparently traveled back in time during a routine school day.
TIME magazine has honored the women and men who made moves against sexual harassment and assault by naming the #MeToo movement as its 2017 Person of the Year. The magazine’s cover featured five prominent women in the movement: Ashley Judd, Taylor Swift, Susan Fowler, Adama Iwu, and Isabel Pascual, whose name was changed to protect her identity. If you look closely, however, you’ll also see an elbow of an anonymous person. It’s not a mistake.
New York-based photographer Brooke Goldman was dead on her feet when she saw one of the funniest sights of her life. She had just dragged herself out of bed to walk her travel-bound boyfriend to the train station, and was wandering through the city in a sleepy haze. While walking past one building, she noticed something off about the small nativity scene set up in front of it, specifically that the manger’s usual occupant had been replaced. Sitting in the red basket instead was a very round and very grumpy cat.
Taylor Swift is trying to rebrand herself from an “innocent girl who cries while writing love songs” to a “heartless tyrant who sits on a golden throne surrounded by snakes,” but the internet isn’t buying it. When @xnulz posted a still from Swift’s music video “Look What You Made Me Do,” asking people to “Name a badder bitch than Taylor Swift,” they started an unstoppable storm of stories celebrating strong women throughout history.
We all love our pets, and (with the exception of maybe a few angry cats) they really do love us too. Some however loves us a little too much. They don’t want anyone coming between them and their favourite humans, and they are not afraid to show it!
Australian zookeeper and conservationist Steve Irwin died in 2006 from a stingray but his wild soul lives on in his son Robert. Today, the boy is celebrating his 14th birthday, and it’s already clear that he’s following in his late father’s footsteps, helping the world to fall in love with nature.
Former NASA engineer Mark Rober has found a way to make science just as (if not more) entertaining as Bill Nye did – by making sand behave like water. Not only did he document the entire process, he even filled his hot tub to have fun with it, and explained everything in an easily understandable and humorous manner along the way.
The street artist Dran, born in Toulouse in 1979, is frequently called The French Banksy. These two artists share a critical view of society, power figures and are not afraid to expose their beliefs publicly. “My father wanted me to work with him in construction, but since my arms are too thin to hold a hammer, I dedicated myself to the drawing,” said the artist.
Christmas came early for the internet this year and it’s all thanks to the First Lady. After Melania Trump’s Communications Director Stephanie Grisham tweeted a photo of the White House’s festive decorations, the people responded by hilariously poking fun at what looks like a Tim Burton-designed Christmas horror anti-wonderland.
Snapchat, being a visual storytelling medium, has naturally been taken over by the same cute furballs that dominate all social media platforms – cats.
Just like when naming a baby, a great deal of care and thought normally goes into choosing what you’ll be yelling at your furry friend for years to come. In practice, however, most of us just end up calling them whatever comes to mind over the years, and at some point realize that those nicknames have actually become their identity.
You might not be the best photographer in the world, but sometimes everything in the universe aligns so precisely, all you have to do is press the shutter-release button in the right place at the right time. Every now and then, perfect timing can make or break a photo, turning it into a hilarious coincidence or a beautiful illusion, so Bored Panda has compiled a list that proves you don’t necessarily need expensive gear to take an unforgettable image.
Cynthia Bennett and her boyfriend, who are avid hikers, adopted their dog Henry back in 2014. At first, Bennett was going to pick a golden retriever mix, but suddenly she saw Henry at an adoption event. He was only 3.
Has life got you down today? We’ve got exactly what you need to turn it around – a baby bat going absolutely HAM on a banana until her tiny cheeks are stuffed to the brim.
When Johnny, a homeless man based in Philadelphia, spent his last $20, he wasn’t looking at it as an investment – but it’s about to pay him huge dividends. After he helped a New Jersey woman who ran out of gas, she returned the favor by raising a lot more on the internet. And by a lot, I mean more than a quarter of a million dollars.
Just when you thought you couldn’t possibly love Chrissy Teigen and John Legend more, they dropped the most share-worthy news on Instagram and melted all of our hearts.