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Chris Daughtry in video apologizes for ‘off the clock’ comment

http://twitter.com/#!/TXCraig88/status/475401358208950272 Rocker Chris Daughtry has filmed a heartfelt apology for walking off stage Friday from “FOX & Friends,” saying he was “off the clock” and apparently refusing to play a patriotic sing-along for the crowd in honor of D-Day. In the video, Daughtry says he was unprepared and caught by surprise by the request and panicked. “It…

10 Common Plants You Didn’t Know Were Toxic

Throughout time, plants have provided us with many things: Food, shelter, warmth, fuel, medicine, clothes, textile, entertainment and a love of nature. With many of the species of plants around today, toxicity is an important aspect that must be addressed – especially when the toxicity involves a plant you are already quite familiar with. I…

This Video Will Make You Want To Pack Up Your Car And Go

1. This couple drove 1300 miles down the California coast and the result was this truly beautiful video. http://vimeo.com/75849421Video available at: http://vimeo.com/75849421. Brandon Lied 2. What do you think? View this image › lying-to-strangers.tumblr.com Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/ashleyperez/this-video-will-make-you-want-to-pack-up-your-car-and-go

Scott’s Favorite Buzz Of 2012

POSTS: 1. The BuzzFeed Book Club View this image › buzzfeed.com After went crazy on Twitter, we created book covers for our favorite suggestions. 2. British People Problems View this image › buzzfeed.com As a half-Brit, this selection of Reddit’s finest page — r/britishpeopleproblems — really spoke to 50% of me. 3. 60 Moments That…

Stray Dogs Are Everywhere, Even In A Paradise Like The Costa Rican Jungle…

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); We’ve been writing about the amazing work that Hope For Paws does for years now. But I think they’ve officially outdone themselves. On a recent trip to Costa Rica to get some much-deserved vacation time, it wasn’t long before they were called about a heartbreaking situation with an abandoned pup. The…

Fostering Profits: Abuse And Neglect At America’s Biggest For-Profit Foster Care Company

A BuzzFeed News investigation identified deaths, sex abuse, and blunders in screening, training, and overseeing foster parents at the nation’s largest for-profit foster care company. In the summer of 2004, a 15-year-old boy, needy and eager for attention, was driven down a road that stretched through the endless flatlands of Maryland’s eastern shore. The boy,…

Fake Michelle Obama Sends Out Mass Scam Email

A crudely written email that claims to come from the American first lady invites recipients to collect their supposed shares from a “scam victims’ compensation fund, ” but only if each one ponies up his email address, phone number and $260. “I am Mrs. Michelle Obama and I am here to inform you that your…

Pixar’s 22 Golden Rules of Storytelling

Back in 2011, then Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats (now freelancing) tweeted 22 rules of storytelling, according to Pixar. Coats learned the ‘guidelines’ from senior colleagues on how to create appealing stories, tweeting the nuggets of wisdom over a 6 week period. Last week, artist and User Experience Director at Visceral Games (a subsidiary of…

Glow-in-the-Dark Dining Table Timelapse

http://www.youtube.com/embed/KeskG-bFG9o?version=3&rel=0&fs=1&showsearch=0&showinfo=0&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Light up your next dinner party with a table that glows in the dark! You can find the complete step-by-step instructions at Instructables. Photoluminescent (glow) powder mixed with clear casting resin fills the naturally formed voids in this Pecky Cypress hardwood, creating a unique and stunning table. The glow powder charges up in sunlight…