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Someone played a cover of Toto’s Africa on a squash and two sweet potatoes

Someone played a cover of Toto’s Africa on a squash and two sweet potatoes

If you’ve spent a lot of time on the internet, the chances are you’ve heard at least a couple of cover versions of Africa by Toto – but probably not one like this. Toni Patanen, an ocarina maker from Finland, crafted instruments out of a butternut squash and two sweet potatoes to create his highly unusual cover. In the video, […]

Malaysian King Sultan Muhammad V abdicates after just two years on the throne

Malaysian King Sultan Muhammad V abdicates after just two years on the throne

Malaysian King Sultan Muhammad V has abdicated after just two years on the throne. The palace said in a statement that the 49-year-old Sultan Muhammad V had resigned with immediate effect, cutting short his five-year term. No reason was given in the statement. It is the first abdication in Malaysia‘s history. Sultan Muhammad V, ruler of north-east Kelantan state, was […]

7 fictional characters that probably smell really, really bad

7 fictional characters that probably smell really, really bad

Have you ever watched a TV show or read a book and thought “I bet that character really smells”? Well clearly Reddit user WhyToAWar has, because they posed the question: “What fictional character probably smells really bad?” Here are some of the answers. 1. This pongy pirate from discussion . 2. This whiffy wookie from discussion . 3. These apocalyptic […]

PewDiePie v T-Series: The fight for YouTube supremacy explained

PewDiePie v T-Series: The fight for YouTube supremacy explained

A war on the web is brewing for YouTube supremacy, as PewDiePie battles to keep his place as the most subscribed channel against Indian music and movie label T-Series. The popular YouTuber has more than 79.6 million subscribers, but T-Series is gradually moving in with 78.7 million subscribers, leading fans of PewDiePie to take some drastic steps to help the […]

Police charge suspect over shooting of seven-year-old girl in Texas

Police charge suspect over shooting of seven-year-old girl in Texas

Authorities in Texas have charged a 20-year-old man over the shooting death of a seven-year-old black girl who was killed while a passenger in a car with her family. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said Eric Black Jr was charged with murder over the death of Jazmine Barnes. At a court hearing on Sunday prosecutors said Eric Black Jr, who […]

Man (20) charged over death of 7-year-old girl who was shot as she rode in car with family

Man (20) charged over death of 7-year-old girl who was shot as she rode in car with family

Authorities in Texas have charged a 20-year-old man over the shooting death of a seven-year-old black girl who was killed while riding in a vehicle with her family. The Harris County Sheriff‘s Office announced that Eric Black Jr was charged with murder over the death of Jazmine Barnes. Investigators identified Black as a suspect after receiving a tip, the office […]