While America and Great Britain share a lot in common, certain cultural aspects on both sides can be baffling for either country.
Writers, editors and booklovers have been sharing the often-used plots or character traits that come up in fiction way more often than real life suggests they should.
A fire whirl in Canada has been filmed destroying a wildfire service officer’s hose in British Columbia as blazes burn across the region.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is best known for three things: his cooking ability, his foul mouth, and his television show Kitchen Nightmares.
YouTube does a great job of filling boring moments with sensational videos, but what would you want to watch if everything that had ever happened was on film?
Sometimes we all need a bit of life advice from people who have been there before.
A rare and rather stinky species of plant has bloomed at Toronto Zoo in Canada, with the zoo capturing the spectacular flowering cycle in a time-lapse video.
We’ve all seen paintings on canvas and paper in art galleries, but this artist uses a more unconventional method, using nature to find creative art materials.
From subconsciously folding clothes, to telling off a stranger’s children, we’ve all accidentally slipped into work-mode when off the clock.
A man who was mocked online after he was filmed shaving on a train has shared his full story, asking people not to mock him.
The Truman Show remains a classic of modern cinema 20 years after its release with its portrayal of a man who is trapped in a TV show without even realising it.
Small towns are special places, where everyone knows everyone else’s business and the slightest change to the norm can be big news.
A teenager has gone viral for a beautiful drawing that made it to the final of a local art competition – despite containing a rude word hidden in the piece 54 times.
Ahhh, the internet. Surely one of the human race’s most remarkable breakthroughs, a tool with which the world became smaller, information became instant and a collective intelligence was born.
Eating healthily can be tricky for any family, so this mum has found a novel way to make mealtimes fun with a little creativity.
Going through the photographs at the end of a holiday is one of the joys, but for Simran and her family, it must have made their sides hurt.
Lady Gaga has done a lot to land her place in the spotlight – a pop star, style icon, actress and activist.
Remarkable CCTV footage shows the moment a man was blasted off his feet as the cheese factory behind him exploded.
You’ve probably read and heard the names Ariana Grande and Chrissy Teigen before, but have they been pronounced correctly?
We all have at least one go-to hangover cure that is used when we’re feeling less-than-perky.
You know those programmes and films that you love so much you can’t help but quote them in everyday life? Well it turns out everyone has one of those.
One of the more popular sections of Reddit is r/Showerthoughts, which documents the mostly trivial things people often wonder about during the day.
Anyone who’s played about a bit with video games will be aware of the character select screen, but has anybody ever recreated one as accurately as this?
We’ve all done embarrassing things as children that we thought were really cool at the time, then looked back to seriously regret.
When your office window comes with a changing view it’s likely you’re going to see more than a few things which catch the eye.
Pictures revealing part of a community which was flooded to create a reservoir have been captured from the air.
Unearthing a rare gem is one of the highlights of social media, so when one guy stumbled across a clip from a 2015 YouTube video it was dutifully shared.
A woman whose rap to Missy Elliott at a karaoke picnic took her to viral stardom has now performed with American popstar herself.
A freshman did a double take when she learned the email address automatically generated for her by her new university.
From fingernails down a blackboard to mosquitoes, we all have sensitivities to a sound or two that sets our teeth on edge.
Another week, another meme format. The newest offering features a little stick person holding a sign expressing the poster’s most deeply held belief.
A grieving family has been left astounded by several wonderful acts of kindness at a car auction in Alberta, Canada.