Author: Chris Tyler

Scientists Discover Ancient Loch Ness Monsters Suffered Arthritis

Even ancient prehistoric creatures suffered the ravages of old age, as scientists studying the remains of an ancient Loch Ness Monster-style creature known as a pliosaur showed evidence of arthritis in its jaw bones. The mouth of this ancient Loch Ness Monster was so large that a human being could fit inside it. With teeth 8 inches long and huge jaws more than three feet long, the pliosaur relied on its massive jaw muscles to rip into its food sources. Related: Brand New Loch Ness Monster Photo Appears On MSNBC Evidence of a disease resembling arthritis eventually led this dinosaur to suffer a broken jaw bone, which in turn affected the animal’s ability to kill its prey and chew its food. Scientists speculate that the ancient Loch Ness creature may have lived for years in pain with an arthritically twisted jaw prior to losing its ability to chew and eventually dying from hunger before it could be attacked or eaten by other, stronger...

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Film Crew Leaves Michael Caine Locked in Attic Overnight

Acting legend Sir Michael Caine will be more careful about where he decides to catch 40 winks from now on. Caine woke up after taking a refreshing nap in the attic of an old theatre in New Orleans where he is filming his latest movie, “Now You See Me”, only to discover that the film crew had left for the day, leaving him locked inside. The crew mistakenly believed that Caine left the set to head for his trailer when the director ended filming for the day. Caine discovered he was without any means of contacting someone to set him free since his cell phone was in his trailer. So he had no choice but to settle in for the night until a carpenter returning to the Loew’s State Theatre the next morning heard Caine’s cries for help. Observers admitted that Caine’s mood was dark immediately following his release, but he expressed his gratitude to the carpenter who set him free from his unexpected overnight...

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Diablo 3 Collector’s Edition Nearly Sold Out

Diablo III Collector’s Edition All But Sold Out Today, May 15, is the official launch of Blizzard’s Diablo III. The game was available as a presale in a downloadable version, or in the Diablo 3 Collector’s Edition that can only be purchased in a physical retail store. The collector’s edition was issued to stores in very limited quantities and most retail stores sold out of their collector’s editions in early preorders. Order Diablo III: Collector’s Edition Fans of Blizzard have waited over a decade for this newest installment in the popular and acclaimed Diablo series. The last Diablo game, Lord of Destruction, was released in 2001. With the loyal fan base that Blizzard enjoys, it is not surprising that the Collector’s Edition of Diablo III is all but sold out this early. Those wishing to purchase a Collector’s Edition at this late date may find it helpful to call multiple store outlets in their...

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Sleepwalking twice as common as previously thought

Sleepwalking Epidemic An estimated eight and a half million adults in the United States experiences sleepwalking. The disorder is caused by an interruption in REM sleep but typically disappears in adulthood. Experts on sleep in the United States did a recent study that showed there are twice as many adults that sleep walk as once thought. Sleepwalking is more likely to occur in adults that had the disorder as children or have taken drugs designed to treat depression. The rates for sleepwalking when from one in fifty to one in twenty-five, that is double the rate originally believed for walking while asleep in the United...

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George Zimmerman Charged With Murder In The Second Degree

According to reports, George Zimmerman has been charged with murder in the second degree in the death of Trayvon Martin, special prosecutor Angela Corey told reporters Wednesday. CNN is reporting that Zimmerman, who has been in hiding, is already in custody. Florida Gov. Rick Scott has released a statement ahead of the special prosecutor’s news conference: “We are fortunate in our state that most Floridians and local civic leaders are law-abiding, responsible citizens who all want justice to prevail. No matter what State Attorney (Angela) Corey determines following her investigation of the Trayvon Martin tragedy, I trust in the goodness of all Florida citizens to allow our justice system to reach an appropriate conclusion in this case.” Zimmerman has long pleaded self defence in the death of the 17 year old Florida boy, back in February. The shooting has led to protests across the nation and spurred a debate about race and the laws of self-defence all the way to the White...

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