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‘Pikachu Parade’ is Adorably Terrifying [VIDEO]
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube This is the stuff nightmares are made of. I’m still not exactly sure what the point of this Pikachu parade is, but it’s also Japan so I’m not entirely sure it needs to have a point. How would you react if you saw something like this marchi…
Japan Develops Shock-Absorbing Car Covered in Airbags
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Remember that time you got super drunk, duct taped couch cushions to your body and smashed into things around the house like a human pinball? You don’t? Well you were super drunk so that doesn’t shock us. Anyway, take that idea and imagine doing …
Japanese Apartment Complex Caters to Motorcycle Owners
Motorcycle enthusiasts sometimes have a difficult choice: leave their beloved rides out in the elements, or pay to garage them. But Japanese architects may have come up with the perfect solution — an apartment complex with a compact motorcycle garage in each unit. The NE Apartments in Tokyo a…
DLR Says: “Van Halen A Victim Of Over Scheduling” [VIDEO]
David Lee Roth wants everyone to know Van Halen didn’t cancel the last 31 dates of their North American tour due internal upheaval, injury-illness or poor tickets sales. “The band is getting along famously, better than we have in quite some time, and I think the shows reveal that throu…
Truman Tribunal – Star Lane Center Showcase [VIDEO]
The students of Star Lane Center in Casper are putting their recently developed video skills to use by presenting an array of  different videos highlighting political and social issues. This first video is entitled “Truman Tribunal” and it focuses on Truman’s decision to dr…
Japan Lives Hard With Soft Serve Beer
Summer is just around the corner and thanks to climate change, we’re looking at a scorcher. With the heat turned up, there are ton of ways one can stay cool but the best and simplest way is to just crack open a nice cold beer. Leave it to Japan to make that weird. One Japanese beer […
Japanese Scientists Use Human Waste to Create Meat [VIDEO]
If you weren’t vegetarian before, perhaps it’s time to make the switch. Scientists in Japan have now created a way to synthesize “beef steaks” from human feces. The discovery was made after a Tokyo sewage plant approached scientists, asking them if they could figure out a…
Balloon Boy Parents Auction Balloon for $1 Million [VIDEO]
It’s hard to forget the balloon boy hoax that infiltrated our TVs and web browsers back in October 2009. Now, the Heene family is resurfacing yet again, this time to sell the infamous giant balloon – the one they say their 6-year-old was inside after it launched – for a whopping…