‘ISIS actually quoted me accurately,’ says Rick Santorum
Former Sen. Rick Santorum was singled out by Islamic State (ISIS) militants in their most recent magazine, and he’s just happy they got the quote right
During an appearance on Fox and Friends on Wednesday morning, Santorum was asked how he felt about ISIS quoting him in the most issue of Dabiq, published periodically. He also used the opportunity to take a swipe at The New York Times
“Well, the difference is ISIS actually quoted me…
Bob Barker came on down for a ‘Price is Right’ return
Bob Barker made a special appearance on The Price is Right for April Fools’ Day, and the audience full of potential neeeeeeeew caaaaaaar winners freaked out.
Well, it’s sort of hard to gauge whether their excitement was enhanced by Barker’s surprise sighting since the default state of Price is Right contestants is a level of hysteria most people will never even come close to achieving in their lifetime
But it certainly seems like guessing the retail value of a smartphone is a little more…
Volkswagen Beetle concept car gets the vintage jean treatment
NEW YORK — Volkswagen is celebrating 60 years of the Beetle at the New York Auto Show this week and debuted four new concept cars to get into the birthday spirit.
In a throwback to other denim-themed VW Bugs of the past, the company has designed a car with a fully upholstered denim interior. From the convertible roof to stitched details on the steering wheel, the car maker goes all in by outfitting the Beetle with a jeans-like material. The color? Stonewash metallic blue, of course.
This woman got a free BMW when a prank turned out to be real
BMW New Zealand doesn’t joke around.
The company ran an “April Fools’ Day special” in the newspaper on Wednesday, stating that users who came in to the Auckland dealership with the clipping and asked for “Tom” would be able to swap their old car for a new BMW.
The the ad had prank written all over it, but the dealership turned out to be very serious. When Tiaana Marsh from Auckland, New Zealand, walked in with the clipping, the manager surprised her with a brand new car
And that’s why you…
Norman Reedus crashes college class to surprise students
In New York, actor Norman Reedus from Walking Dead crashed a TV production class at St. John’s UniversityMashable was invited to the star’s teaching session, and as it turns out, Reedus is much easier on the brain when he’s not bashing in zombies’ heads.
The prank was one of five, involving celebrities across the U.S. surprising unsuspecting students in the #BestDayEver, an April Fools’ Day prank orchestrated by Chevrolet and activated by WhoSay.
The most beautiful, eye-catching cars of New York Auto Show
NEW YORK — The 2015 New York International Auto Show opened its doors to the press on Wednesday with a spectacle for petrol-heads to bestow. The exhibits were bigger, brasher and bolder than in the past and showcased all of the things car lovers have come to desire.
Subaru showed off a 450 horsepower spinoff of its BRZ, while Honda debuted a new take on the Civic, turning it into something way more sporty than your…
Stephen Curry is the NBA’s most Vine-worthy star
“Sometimes there’s a man,” the mysterious, mustachioed narrator called The Stranger intones at the beginning of the Coen brothers’ 1998 cult classic The Big Lebowski. “I won’t say a hero, ’cause, what’s a hero? But sometimes, there’s a man. Sometimes, there’s a man, well — he’s the man for his time and place. He fits right in there.”
On the basketball Internet in 2015, that man is Stephen Curry, the Golden State Warriors’ MVP-candidate point guard
Artisanal Spam finally arrives in Brooklyn
BROOKLYN — The hipster gods have finally answered your prayers. Spam — the canned ham — has joined the foodie scene in the overpriced and unusually dirty neighborhood of Bushwick
Instead of suffering down regular canned Spam, Woodrow Van Dern and his culinary partner Kimbee have teamed up to create Spam Bushwick, the first artisanal Spam
Spam Bushwick has introduced two exciting new flavors at their launch: Lemongrass Coconut Oil and Sriracha Pickles. However, the team is constantly…