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TIL in 1986, ’60 Minutes’ ran a scathing exposé on the Audi 5000, alleging it could wildly accelerate on its own. However, their on-air demonstration used a rigged car to show falsified results. Gov’t tests later vindicated Audi but their sales had already plummeted. ’60 Minutes’ never apologized.

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TIL in 1986, ’60 Minutes’ ran a scathing exposé on the Audi 5000, alleging it could wildly accelerate on its own. However, their on-air demonstration used a rigged car to show falsified results. Gov’t tests later vindicated Audi but their

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YSK: Responding to certain memes can expose you to identity thieves.

YSK: Responding to certain memes can expose you to identity thieves. Example: http://imgur.com/9AelV38 The make of your first car (this pic), the city you were born in (your Star Wars name), the street you grew up on on (your porn

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TIL in 1979, two men arrived at a sheriff’s office claiming to have been abducted by aliens with lobster-claw hands. Left alone in a room with a secret recording device to expose their lie, they instead continued to talk in “terribly distressed” voices about the abduction.

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TIL in 1979, two men arrived at a sheriff’s office claiming to have been abducted by aliens with lobster-claw hands. Left alone in a room with a secret recording device to expose their lie, they instead continued to talk in

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TIL a filmmaker, in order to expose “the general absurdity of what we all believe,” became a fake spiritual guru and ended up with a real group of followers who called him “the living embodiment of the divine.”

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TIL a filmmaker, in order to expose “the general absurdity of what we all believe,” became a fake spiritual guru and ended up with a real group of followers who called him “the living embodiment of the divine.” submitted by

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LPT: Get ingrown hairs from shaving? Use a clean toothbrush to exfoliate the area and expose stubborn hairs.

LPT: Get ingrown hairs from shaving? Use a clean toothbrush to exfoliate the area and expose stubborn hairs. A female friend recommended I try exfoliating any problem areas (usually my neck), but the cotton pads she gave me get torn

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TIL lipstick may contain metal in toxic amounts. Daily use of lipstick and/or lip gloss may expose women to excessive amounts of the metal chromium which is associated with stomach cancer. Also, 75% of products tested contain lead. There is no way for consumers to find out a product’s metal content.

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TIL lipstick may contain metal in toxic amounts. Daily use of lipstick and/or lip gloss may expose women to excessive amounts of the metal chromium which is associated with stomach cancer. Also, 75% of products tested contain lead. There is

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LPT Request: a way to expose someone who is going through my lunch box.

LPT Request: a way to expose someone who is going through my lunch box. I strongly suspect one of my coworkers is going through my lunch box and would very much live to bust them. I was thinking of something

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