New Zealand Fires State-Appointed Wizard Ian Brackenbury Channell

After 23 years on the payroll of Christchurch, New Zealand, the city council has closed its books on Ian Brackenbury Channell — ending the unprecedented reign of the world’s only state-appointed wizard. Martin Hunter/Getty ImagesThe Wizard awaits the arrival of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge during their April 2014 visit to Christchurch, New … Read more

Why The Blobfish Might Not Be The World’s Ugliest Animal After All

The blobfish was voted the ugliest animal in the world, but its skeleton-less biology has adapted and evolved perfectly to allow it to survive at highly-pressurized depths. If you’ve been on the internet for the past couple of years, you’ve probably encountered a photo of something called a blobfish. As the name inherently connotes, this … Read more

27 Hilarious Betty White Quotes That Prove She’s A Comedy Icon

With an 80-year career including Emmy and Grammy nominations behind her, Betty White certainly has a lot to tell us. 1 of 28 “I don’t care who anybody sleeps with. If a couple has been together all that time — and there are gay relationships that are more solid than some heterosexual ones — I … Read more