“Watch out, Mr. Camel!” A camel has gotten lost and finds himself lost on the highways of Dubai. Fortunately, the bewildered creature somehow manages to stay in his own lane and obey all traffic laws. Only in Dubai!
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Thousands of visitors flocked to the Tokyo Skytree today, hoping to be among the first people on the planet to catch a glimpse of the Japanese capital from the world’s tallest tower. The Tokyo Skytree climbs 2,080 feet above Tokyo. It was certified as the world’s tallest tower by Guinness World Records on November 17, [...]
Here’s something you don’t see every day. A British expat fled Dubai in 2011 and left his $1.6 million Ferrari Enzo behind. Today, the abandoned Ferrari will go up for auction in what could potentially be the most expensive police sale in history. Why would anyone abandon a Ferrari, you ask? In Dubai, debt is [...]
You’re starving, but you don’t feel like picking up the phone and talking to the pizza shop right now. You don’t even feel like pulling out your smartphone and placing an order. No problem. Red Tomato Pizza in Dubai has released a VIP refrigerator magnet that works with the Bluetooth on your cell phone to [...]
An Asian worker committed suicide today by jumping off of a segment of the world’s tallest skyscraper. Dubai Police and Emaar Properties, which owns and manages the Burj Khalifa, confirmed that the man plunged 39 floors to his death in the building’s first suicide. After the man jumped, he hit some metal barriers of the [...]
Let’s face it, we self-centered Americans need a reminder from the global community every once in a while that there are FAR worse things out there in the big, scary world than having terrorists slam jet planes into our workplaces and landmarks. See also: 9/11 Videos: Summary of LIVE News Coverage from September 11 (VIDEO) [...]