What started the “Tide Pods Challenge” and was it even real?

What started the “Tide Pods Challenge” and is it even real?Timeline Tide Pods Timeline:

  • In February 2012, Procter & Gamble introduced the Tide PODS laundry detergent packs.
  • By late 2013, The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) claimed to have received more than 500 reports of incidents involving the pods with children and adults.
  • On December 4th, 2013, Straight Dope Forums member Silvorange submitted a post titled “People eating Tide pods” discussing rumors about

Dihydrogen Monoxide: One Of The Greatest Internet Hoaxes Or An Great Educational Tool?

(PCM) What is Dihyrdogen Monoxide? Could this chemical compound be making us sick? Could we really die from ingesting Dihydrogen Monoxide? These are just some of the questions an average person might have when they are attempting to research or study any type of new chemical compound and are worried, due to reports in the media, about certain health dangers associated with coming in contact with these chemicals. But are people really asking these questions …

The Curious History Of Beloved Internet Sensation ‘Keyboard Cat’

(PCM) Each and everyday while surfing across our various social media accounts we are inundated with literally hundreds of funny pictures, memes and viral videos. It appears that almost everyone wants their quick 15 minutes of viral internet fame and then they often vanish leaving very little trace. One of the earliest viral videos that began circulating the internet was “Keyboard Cat” which features a strange looking fat cat dressed in a blue shirt haphazardly …

Why You Shouldn’t Worry If You Get A Friend Request From Jayden K. Smith

(PCM) Man, that Jayden K. Smith guy just wants to be friends with everyone it seems! The latest Facebook scam that has been making the rounds is a warning message alerting people that if they receive a friend request from a person going by the name of Jayden K. Smith (no, not actor Will Smith’s son) that it is a hacking program and your account will be compromised.

The truth of the matter is that …

Nuclear Power Company Request Women Pose In Bikinis To Win Possible Internship

(PCM) We have definitely never heard of a hiring process quite like this one! A company in Czechoslovakia is requesting that female applicants interested in an intern position with the company post image of themselves dressed in only a bikini on Facebook to compete in a contests. The girl who receives the most “likes” would then win a two-month internship with the company.

One might assume that the type of internship that would ask such …

Anonymous Claims NASA Is About To Reveal Details About Alien Life

(PCM) A new YouTube video posted by the hacking group Anonymous claims that NASA has concrete proof of alien life and will soon be releasing the truth to the general public. In the 12-minute video released by Anonymous they explain that NASA has already been in contact with the intelligent extraterrestrial civilizations and this proves the theory that intelligent life forms exist on planets other than Earth.

Anonymous goes on the further explain that NASA …

Parents Freak After Discovering A ‘Kama Sutra’ Guide For Children!

(PCM) While waiting a doctors office in London one parent, Katherine Peck, was shocked when her child picked up a children’s book titled “Mummy Laid An Egg” written by Babette Cole an discovered it was nothing short of a “kama sutra” guide for children.

Seriously!

We all know that it can be incredibly awkward when it comes time for parents to begin talking to their children about sex, and of course, children always have a …

If You Thought The Male Romper Was Bad Wait Till You Get A Load Of The New Male Lacey Shorts!

(PCM) It appears as if someone is taking literally every single summer festival clothing trend for women and creating the male version of the same thing and the results are really ridiculous. We recently shared the story about the company who surpassed their Kickstarter goal to create the “RompHim“, which is the male version of a romper and now we bring you a clothing trend that is even more disturbing with the invention …

Women! Please Do Not Put A Wasp Nest Any Where Near Your Private Parts!

(PCM) We truly feel like this is a sentence we should never have to write, but please, ladies, stop putting wasps nests in your vaginas! This should really go without saying, however a new trend is picking up that urges women to place ground up wasps nests into their va jay jay’s as a way to supposedly tighten vaginal muscles and dry up vaginal secretions. Doctor’s warn that this could definitely do more harm than …

Brick Wall Optical Illusion Is Like Nothing You’ve Ever Seen Before!

(PCM) When looking at the image below many people will simply notice a fairly nondescript brick wall, however upon closer examination one will see something quite surprising. We didn’t notice it at first either, so don’t feel bad!

The optical illusion image began first circulating around Reddit and has since gone viral because of it’s overall difficulty, but once you see it, you will totally have that ah-ha! moment! Once you notice the object you …

Study Reveals Youngsters Strive To Become ‘YouTubers’ As Most-Desired Career!

(PCM) A shocking new study that was recently conducted by travel company First Choice has revealed some eye-opening results that claim children are striving to become “YouTubers” more than any other career path. The Sun reports that the 1,000 children aged six to seventeen were asked the age old question of ‘What do you want to be when you grow-up?’ and more than one third of them responded that they had strong aspirations to become …

Is It A Wall Or A River? Internet Debates Another Optical Illusion

(PCM) Everyone is wrapped up in yet another internet photo debate over whether or not this image of a picnic in Germany shows a wall or a river in the background. It was posted in a German Facebook group and the debate has commenced.

The internet folks love a good optical illusion, as you can recall both The Dress, The Underwater Or Jumping In and the Girl with the Missing Leg photos left us pretty …