AMBIANCE

A Swedish Director Has Released A 72-Minute Trailer For His Month-Long Movie

By | 30 Comments

A Swedish director has released a 72-minute trailer to his month-long movie, which you should totally watch if you're trying to build up the courage to commit suicide.

DEAD PEOPLE

‘Searching For Sugar Man’ Director Malik Bendjelloul’s Death A Suicide, Says Brother

By | 12 Comments

Malik Bendjelloul's death was a suicide. Does that make it more or less senseless?

CARS

Forget Craigslist, This Guy’s YouTube Ad For His Used Volvo Is Spectacular

By | 2 Comments

A man in Sweden created a YouTube video for his used Volvo that he's trying to sell, and he should have no problem once it goes viral.

DOCUMENTARIANS

RIP: Oscar-Winning Director Of ‘Searching For Sugar Man’ Found Dead

By | 22 Comments

The director of a documentary about a singer everyone thought was dead has been found dead.

2014 winter olympics

Erik Karlsson Claims That He’s Putting His Silver Medal On eBay Because Boo Hoo

By | 6 Comments

Team Sweden and Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson didn't handle his team's gold medal loss well and claims he'll sell his silver medal on eBay.

BAD IDEAS

A Hotel Made Entirely Out Of Ice Has Been Ordered To Install Fire Alarms

By

An ice hotel is exactly what it sounds like; made entirely from ice. And yet, to the Swedish authorities, it desperately needed fire alarms.

MORNING LINKS

The Invisible Bike Helmets + Links

By

The Swedes have invented an invisible bike helmet. We won't spoil how it works.

Scandinavia

SEXISM WATCH: Movie theaters in Sweden to rate films according to the Bechdel Test

By | 62 Comments

Theaters in Sweden will soon rate films according to the Bechdel Test to measure gender equality. I've written a short script that will pass the Bechdel Test.

CATS WEARING TIGHTS

Cats Wearing Tights Have The Most Stylish Meowtfits

By

An apathetic cat has been recruited for a single-serving Tumblr called Meowtfit Of The Day. The site only posts pictures of cats wearing tights. Of course.

court rulings

Public Masturbation Is Now Legally ‘Okay’ In Sweden

By | 7 Comments

A 65-year old man in Sweden was acquitted of sexual assault charges because even though he masturbated at a public beach, he didn't look at anyone.

CRAYFISH PARTIES

Do Not, Under Any Circumstances, Go To IKEA’s ‘Crayfish Party’

By | 27 Comments

You may have been recently invited to a "crayfish party" at IKEA. Do not even think about going to this.

local news

Hardcore Porn Played Behind A Swedish TV News Broadcast For 10 Minutes

By | 10 Comments

That's it: we're moving to Sweden, where their CNN gets ALL the porn.

ALEXANDER WENNBERG

Ah Yes, The Old Hockey Puck In The Pants Trick

By | 2 Comments

If you can't figure out what's supposed to be happening in that picture, let me help you out.

#COMMERCIALS

Straight From Sweden, It's Skydiving Cats

By | 2 Comments

Swedish insurance company Folksam has brought together two of my favorite things: R.

BACK TO THE FUTURE

Skydiving Cats, Marty McFly Goes To The Movies, And Afternoon Links

By

Today's links, featuring a special appearance by 'Star Wars' in 'Back To The Future' as well as Swedish skydiving felines.

Crime

Unconscious Man on Train Tracks Gets Mugged, Run Over

By

A Swedish man fell onto underground train tracks and lay there unconscious as a mugger robbed him and left him to get run over by an oncoming train.

GREAT PASS

Magisk Klubbpass: The Coolest Thing The Mighty Ducks Never Did

By

I will handle this video's title like I handle the opening credits to Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

drunk moose

Actual Headline: ‘Seemingly Drunk Swedish Moose Found Stuck In Tree’

By

Meanwhile, <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/news/offbeat/story/2011-09-08/Seemingly-drunk-Swedish-moose-found-stuck-in-tree/50316558/1?csp=34news">in Sweden</a>.


Sign Up



Powered by WordPress.com VIP