The Cats Catch Mickey

cat_silhouette Each night at Disneyland, after the sunburned families and exhausted cast members have made their way home, the park fills up again – this time, with hundreds of feral cats. Park officials love the felines because they help control the mouse population. –, 7/7/11

Perfect Popcorn

A new microwave makes perfect popcorn by listening to the popping process; the oven utilizes a new technology called the Accupop cycle, a feature powered by a sound sensor that helps the machine adapt its cooking time between kernel pops. – Food Beast, 2/27/14

Too many.

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was the only American soldier classified as “missing in action” during the 13 year Afghanistan war. He was released by the Taliban in early June 2014. There are still over 72,000 US soldiers classified as “unaccounted for” from World War II. – CNN, 7/20/14

He had a lot of coffee.

A Seattle doctor had his medical license suspended for sexting during surgery. For instance, during a stomach surgery, he reportedly exchanged 45 texts “with sexual innuendo” in less than an hour and a half. Arthur K. Zilberstein also allegedly sent selfies to a patient while wearing his hospital badge and scrubs – with his genitals exposed. – Washington Post, 6/10/14


Lindalva DaSilva was pregnant with twins. At the 24 week mark, her water broke. Four days later, the first twin was born. DaSilva’s labor slowed and eventually stopped – and three and a half weeks later, the second twin was born. – ABC News, 6/10/14