Why #FillTheSeats is about more than just selling tickets to the Paralympic Games.

For two weeks in August 2016, it seemed like all of America was glued to their screens to watch some of the worlds best athletes compete at the Olympics. You could live-stream every single event, and there were thousands of hours of TV coverage. Lets Read More …

The Shirk Report Volume 380

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Twitter, RSS and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a Read More …

This ‘Smart Table’ Can Cook Your Food, Chill Your Drinks And Charge Your Phone

What if there was a single surface that allowed you to conquer life’s most common tasks all at once? Cooking dinner, grabbing ice to cool your drink, frantically looking for your iPhone charger like a madman – these are just a few of the little Read More …

Banned Super Bowl Ad Crashes Company’s Website After Fox Deems It Too Controversial for TV

84 Lumber’s controversial ad may have been banned, but it’s still got everybody talking. In the wake of the most controversial election in American history, it’s no surprise that organizationsand individuals alike are continuing to make politically-charged statements via any medium that will give them Read More …

9 High-Paying, Entry-Level Jobs Companies Are Hiring For Like Crazy Right Now

If there’s one question on the minds of thousands of soon-to-be college graduates right now, it’s this: what’s the best job I can get? To determinewhich entry-level jobs hold the most promise in 2017, Monster recently teamed up with CEB Global to compile a report Read More …

Trump wants to get rid of ‘wasteful’ regulations. Here’s why that’s of concern.

While on the campaign trail, President-elect Donald Trump made it clear what he plans to do to regulations. “I would say 70% of regulations can go,” he was quoted as saying at a town hall meeting. According to his website, his vision for regulations is Read More …

If you’re homeless and in college, what do you do when the dorms close? She faced it.

This is an original piece by Jessica Sutherland, first featured on Bright and reprinted here with permission. To read more pieces like this, go to Bright and hit the follow button. The Secret Lives of Homeless Students After years of homelessness, I graduated college and Read More …

Fashion Designer Nicole Miller Wants to Talk to You on VYou

Fashion designer Nicole Miller is expanding her social media presence to video, becoming the first designer on VYou. Miller, a self-proclaimed social media fanatic (the designer is a regular poster to Instagram and Facebook) is using VYou to interact more with her fans and show Read More …

Shoppers bombarded the doors of a Walmart on Black Friday, and it killed this employee.

Thanksgiving is traditionally a day that we take to be with our families and reflect on all the good in our lives. It’s also become a starting line for a race that retailers hope we’ll opt into the race to get the best deals and Read More …

This Weatherman Reveals the Secret To Defrosting Your Windshield In SECONDS

No more braving the cold in your pajamas to warm the car up for twenty minutes before you have to leave. No more sweating through your suit trying to scrape ice off your windshield. The “solution” to defrosting your car windows in mere seconds is Read More …