Amputee Asks People To Unplug Phone Chargers So She Could Charge Arm, Gets Not The Response She Expects

March 18, 2018

We’ve all been there, desperately trying to find a socket to charge our phones, in fear of losing access to favorite apps, social media and, of course, Bored Panda articles. One might say that without their phone, they feel as if they’re without hands. Well, for a bionics advocate and actress Angel Giuffria this fear became a reality when while attending SXSW Conference in Austin, Texas, her robotic arm ran out of power. The actress shared her woes on Twitter, as confused …


Woman Sick Of Men Spreading Legs In Subway Gets Revenge, And Heres How Men Respond

March 14, 2018

The city of Madrid evidently thinks that manspreading has become such a problem that they decided to ban it altogether on their public transport system, in order to “remind transport users to maintain civic responsibility and respect the personal space of everyone on board.” Enter a guy on the scene, coming in to ‘mansplain’ (ugh) his take on the situation, which he believes is actually quite simple, and the entire discussion is just basically, nuts. Until …


Woman Accidentally Texts Wrong Number Asking For Advice On Dress, Doesnt Expect To Change This Boys Life

March 13, 2018

This dad though, after receiving a text from a girl named Syd asking for advice on her dress, decided to spread some joy. “I thought, let’s try and make this young lady’s day.” Dad Tony told Bored Panda. He got his kids together and sent out a series of cute texts that she will never forget. “I figured that the childrens’ response would accomplish that substantially better than some middle aged overweight bald guy!” Tony and the …


Barbie Unveils 17 New Dolls Based On Inspiring Women Like Frida Kahlo And Chloe Kim, And We Want Them All

March 10, 2018

“Girls have always been able to play out different roles and careers with Barbie and we are thrilled to shine a light on real-life role models to remind them that they can be anything,” senior vice president and general manager of Barbie, Lisa McKnight, said in a news release. Barbie also made new additions to its Shero program, which began in 2015. The initiative has already honored such history-making women like Ibtihaj Muhammad, Misty Copeland, Ava DuVernay, Eva Chen, and Ashley …


Internet Cant Stop Laughing At Brits Who Are In Absolute Chaos Because Of A Little Snow

March 5, 2018

So why not have a dig at the fact that we invented a whole host of sports, which we now suck at? Or the brand-new super expensive aircraft carrier we got, which has no aircraft and already sprung a leak? And what about this guy, who represents us to the world as our Foreign Secretary? The list is practically endless. Luckily, most of us have a pretty deprecating sense of humour and are quite happy to chuckle along too, so by all means, give us your best shot. Naturally, people from countries …


I Imagined What Would Things Say If They Could Talk

March 5, 2018

I wonder what it would be like if they had a voice of their own. What would they say and how would they interact with each other? More From this publisher : HERE ; This post was curated using : TrendingTraffic Recommended ProductsWebinar JEO Complete Webinar Software Webinar JEO complete …


Doctor Says Period Cramps Are Just As Painful As A Heart Attack, The Internet Reacts (20+ Pics)

March 5, 2018

Looking beyond the sensationalist headlines (the heart-attack comparison came from a single doctor’s anecdotal evidence), the conversation raises all kinds of important issues and questions that we are long overdue in discussing. Right now there isn’t really a prominent lobby pushing the need for further research, and there still appears to be a general media discomfort about using period-related words on their channels. There are such deep-rooted linguistic and societal links …


Plus-Size Comedian Accuses Cancer Research Ads Of Fat-Shaming, And Heres How They Reply

March 4, 2018

You see, according to Cancer Research UK, obesity “is the biggest cause of cancer in the UK, after smoking.” This statement came after a recent report by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), saying there is now strong evidence linking bodyweight issues to 13 types of cancer. What’s more alarming, in a time when Millennials are set to be the fattest generation of Britons, only 15% of British people are aware of the link between obesity and cancer. Scroll down …


You Will Be Smiling Like An Idiot After Seeing These 20+ Wholesome Pictures

March 2, 2018

Not everything is terrible. Sometimes we let ourselves forget how beautiful the world is. It doesn’t mean that the issues we face every day are not important. Sometimes we just need… a little break. A reminder of what it all could be more like. What we could be more like. The pictures on this list will surely put a smile on your face, maybe make you cry a little. But happy tears only. Most importantly, we hope that they will inspire you to see more good in the world, and do more …


20+ Times People Had Genius Ideas That Are So Crazy They Might Actually Work

March 1, 2018

I mean, who thought that injecting people with a benign form of disease to immunize them was a good idea at first? Or putting wings on a tube and attempting to fly in it? Absolute madness! Scroll down to check out the latest batch of crazy ideas from the internet’s hive mind, and don’t forget to vote for your favourites! Pet stores should have an empty reptile cage labeled “chameleon” to see how long people will stand and look. …


Someone Tries To Attack A Lawyer Protecting Student Right To Protest Gun Laws, Immediately Regrets It

February 28, 2018

Texan man Wade Nix, who apparently joined Twitter thinking that “people with different views would actually talk civilly to each other,” and is shocked that people “would attack strangers for no apparent reason,” proceeded immediately to attack a stranger, and found that Twitter can be an unforgiving place. “I’m a Texas-barred attorney and will represent these students pro bono should they choose to exercise their rights to free speech,” he said. Nice of …


Teacher In Ghana Teaches MS Word On Chalkboard, And You Have To See It From Up Close To Really Appreciate It

February 26, 2018

Owura Kwadwo, originally from Kumasi, Ghana, spoke to Bored Panda about his experiences teaching ICT in a rural farming community, which lacks basic equipment and resources for the task. “Every teacher has a way of presenting his subject to his students. This is my way,” he told us. The post has provoked heated discussion in Ghana. While most people rightly praise Mr. Kwadwo for his dedication to his students and genius improvisation, there has been outrage as to why he should have …


Hero Coach Jumps In Front Of Bullets To Shield Students During Florida Mass Shooting

February 20, 2018

According to eye-witness reports, the coach, who also worked as a security guard at the school for at least eight years, threw himself in front of bullets to shield students from the gunman. A tribute was paid to Mr. Feis on Twitter after user Angelica Losada declared that he was in a “critical condition” after his heroic act. “This, ladies and gentlemen, if the face of a hero,” she wrote. This is Aaron Feis, a coach at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School which just …


Genius Company Installs Beehives In Your Living Room, And Heres How It Works

February 19, 2018

As you probably know already, the bee population is in a consistent decline and has been for some time, with modern industrial farming methods and loss of habitat being identified causes. This is bad news for all of us, as bees do the crucial job of pollinating so many of the plants that we rely on for food. In order to counter this, we have to come up with innovative solutions, as we all know how difficult it is to make huge, moneymaking corporations change their damaging practices. …


20+ Surprising Movie Details You Probably Never Noticed

To show you how scrupulous some productions are, Bored Panda has collected an eye-opening list of incredible movie details. From Interstellar’s cornfield to the Matrix’s doorknob, it’s no wonder why some films take years and years to make. Scroll down to check out images and let us know in the comments which entry surprised you the most! …

February 18, 2018

10+ Powerful Stories Behind Tattoos With Real Meaning

These tattoos are different, they are meaningful in ways that are deeply touching. From loving memories of departed family members, to reminders of past struggles and the recovery from things like addiction and depression, this list compiled by Bored Panda will inspire and move you, and perhaps make you reconsider that that rainbow pooping unicorn you were considering getting on your ankle. Story behind the tattoo: My father …

February 17, 2018

People Are Laughing At Armed Cops Who Had Almost Hour Long Standoff With Tiger Before Realizing Its A Toy

After a Scottish man called local police to inform them about a tiger in his animal shed, the officers immediately went to help him. After all, 200 of his cows had been in danger. Several vehicles, including an armed response team, were dispatched to the farm at Hatton, near Peterhead. “I got the fright of my life,” 24-year-old farmer Bruce Grubb told The Scottish Sun. At the time, Grubb was having a housewarming party in the cottage he had just moved in to. He had left his guests …

February 10, 2018

30+ People Are Sharing Their Work Brainfarts, And Theyre Embarrassingly Hilarious

From wishing a fun funeral to calling employees “the inmates,” these brainfarts were so smelly, they will make you feel like a rocket scientist. Scroll down to read what happens when someone ‘s body computer experiences a 404 error and feel free to share your own personal examples below! Add Answer I’m a nurse at a hospital, and it was ingrained in us to knock on the patient’s door before entering (plus it’s just polite, people are barging in and out …

January 29, 2018

10+ Of The Best Signs From The 2018 Womens March

Proving that this movement here to stay, thousands of women turned out to voice their displeasure with the current administration in Washington D.C. and just like last year, they have made some hilariously creative and clever signs. Despite this, the protests took place peacefully and with an optimism and good humor that bodes well for future female activism. With more women now signing up for office than ever, and the rise of movements like the ‘Me Too’ campaign highlighting the …

January 23, 2018

Bride-To-Be Accuses Photographer Of Fat-Shaming Her In Photos, But Photographer Has A Story Of Her Own

“Didn’t really need the engagement session, but it was in the package so we did it,” Liepold told 5 News Cleveland. The shoot with photographer Linda Silvestri seemed to have went well. “We laughed, we talked, we joked, we shared stories.” “That wasn’t asked for, and I just felt like that was really hurtful and my pictures weren’t good enough to be left alone.” Silvestri responded by telling Liepold she could cancel the contract. According to …

January 21, 2018

A Thermometer Just Broke At -62C (-80F) In The Worlds Coldest Village, And The Photos Are Breathtaking

We already introduced you this place when a photographer Amos Chapple traveled there to brave the freeze. “I was wearing thin trousers when I first stepped outside into -47°C (-52°F),” Chapple said. “I remember feeling like the cold was physically gripping my legs, the other surprise was that occasionally my saliva would freeze into needles that would prick my lips.” In the 1920s and 1930s, Oymyakon was a stopover for reindeer herders who would water their flocks …

January 18, 2018

Boy Walks 4.8 Km In Freezing Cold To Attend His School, And His Living Conditions Will Break Your Heart

Fu Heng, the headmaster of the primary school, could not believe his eyes. Upon arrival, his student had icicles instead of his hair and eyebrows, contrasting with his burning red cheeks. Heng snapped a picture of the little fellow, marking the beginning of this crazy story. The internet has dubbed him as “Ice Boy,” and soon the school has received more than $15,000 in donations, 20 heating equipment and 144 warm set of clothes. According to Fu, the school tries to watch over him and …

January 18, 2018

35+ Actors Who Underwent Dramatic Transformations For A Role

Here at Bored Panda we have decided to pay homage to those actors that took their transformations to the extreme, those who undertook vast physical and mental efforts to portray their characters in the most authentic and accurate way possible. Many of these actors won prestigious awards for their work, and rightly so! Scroll down below to see and learn about the dramatic changes these stars underwent for their craft, and don’t forget to vote for your favourite! This …

January 17, 2018

20+ Of The Funniest Reasons Why Patrick Stewart And Ian McKellen Are BFFs

Both of them started out on the British stage before roles in television and film. Stewart gained worldwide fame for playing Captain Picard in “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” McKellen hit it big with “X Men” and “Lord of the Rings”. Stewart and McKellen met in the 1970s in the Royal Shakespeare Company. McKellen was already playing the great parts, but Stewart, who worshipped him, found him intimidating. The two men – both knighted by Queen …

January 14, 2018

Teen Reports Her Boss For Sexual Harassment, Gets Panic Attack After Seeing Bosss Response

Emily Houser was just 16 when she started working at a Chili’s restaurant in Whitehall, Pennsylvania. She claims that her manager, Josh Davidson, took an immediate interest in her, and began showing up at her home and school with unwanted gifts on a frequent basis. When all of his advances were rejected, he began treating Emily with contempt at work, and apparently moved on to another young girl. That was the final straw for Emily, who then reported Davidson’s actions to the …

January 6, 2018