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Dancing Bin Men Who Photobombed Google Street View Win Unusual Praise

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK

A pair of bin men who danced in front of a Google Street View car have won unlikely praise from their boss, who said the duo's actions "remind us they...

There's Salmon Fishy About This Vlogger's Face-Slap Video

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 02.02.2016 | UK

A travel vlogger appears to have been caught in the right plaice at the right time after filming during the wrath of Storm Gertrude. You'll never g...

Aussie Men Accidentally Foil Robbery, Give THE Most Australian Interview Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK

Two men who accidentally foiled a robbery have spoken out about their heroic act in the most Australian way possible, leaving three television anchors...

Women In Germany Are Handing Out Flowers To Refugees

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 23.01.2016 | UK

German women are handing flowers to refugees across the country to protest against violence, in light of the Cologne New Year’s Day attacks. The ...

Video Captures Shocking Moment Man Is Strapped To Bonnet Of 'Getaway' Car

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK

Extraordinary video footage has revealed the moment that suspected bank robbers kidnapped a man and strapped him to the bonnet of their getaway car. ...

Elderly Busker Takes Stormzy Rap To Whole New Level

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK

An elderly man is causing a social media storm after rapping to British grime artist 'Stormzy' in the busy shopping quarter of Carnaby Street, London....

Restaurant Workers Go Nuts After They Win £622m - Only There's One Devastating Catch

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK

This is the jubilant moment a group of restaurant employees jump for joy after believing they've won a major $900m (£622m) lotto win. Staff at Gr...

Video Shows Moment Kindhearted Stranger Dresses Shivering Man In His Own Clothes

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK

A kindhearted stranger has been filmed giving the clothes off his back to a half-naked man shivering on the New York subway. Video footage captured...

Marketing Firm Revealed To Be Behind #DrummondPuddleWatch

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti & George Bowden | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK

A puddle in Newcastle captivated the internet on Wednesday, as it fixated over 547,819 people and sent social media into a spin - sparking political c...

Man Wakes Up In Morgue After Drinking Vodka, Goes Back To Party

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK

As far as wild nights go, this man's tale can probably top them all. A man in Russia’s Far East has woken up in a morgue after having been decla...

TFL Board Warns Ticket Evaders In The Scariest Way Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK

Imaginative employees working in a London Overground station have displayed a terrifying message to those risking the journey without a ticket. Sta...

Woman Gives Her Tinder Match The Most Thoughtful Gift Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK

In this season of festivities and gift-giving, one woman has donated the biggest present of all. Lori Interlicchio, who met her girlfriend on Tind...

Toddler Survives A Week Without Food Or Water After Grandmother Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK

A toddler has miraculously survived after being left alone for almost a week without food or water. Brier Rose Ineichen, aged just 15-months-old, w...

Rejected Student Behind Handwritten WhatsApp Proposal Responds To Viral Fame

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A University of Southampton student who craftily handwrote a Whatsapp message to ask a fellow student out on a date is responding to viral fame in the...

This Video Captures Police Officer Displaying A Wonderful Random Act Of Kindness

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK

A police officer has been rewarded with internet fame after his touching random act of kindness was caught on video. Kenya Joyner, of the Delaware...

Woman Brands Passengers 'ISIS Bitches' In Incendiary 'Racist' Rant On London Bus

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK

Dramatic scenes have unfolded on a London bus after a woman unleashed a five-minute rant towards a group of unsuspecting passengers. In a seemingly...

Man Finds Dead Mouse In His Subway Sandwich

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK

If you go into Subway and ask for some extra protein, you probably wouldn't expect to be served a dead mouse. Jay Armstead had ordered his lunch, w...

Ridiculous Video Footage Of 'Goblin' Running Past Toddler

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK

Dubious footage has emerged claiming to show an impish creature scuttling through a family home. The 'goblin' appears to run past a toddler in the ...

This Little Girl Just Couldn't Wait Another Moment To Welcome Back Her Army Dad

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK

A little girl has melted the hearts of millions after running to hug her soldier dad during his homecoming ceremony. Karis Oglesby had been apart ...

Man Breaks Into Shop Wearing A Sanitary Pad As A Disguise

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK

A man dubbed the 'maxi-pad' bandit has been arrested for allegedly robbing a shop wearing a sanitary pad as disguise. The accused thief was caught...

Tourists Scream As Glass Walkway Suspended 3,540 Feet Above Ground Cracks Beneath Them

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK

A section of a glass-bottomed walkway has cracked 3,540ft in the air at Yuntai Mountain Geological Park in Henan Province, China. Tourists who wer...

Forget Pizza Rat, Spaghetti Rat Has Arrived

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK

You may remember the furry rodent that was caught on footage taking a sneaky slice of pizza from a New York subway. Now another rat has been caugh...

This Time Lapse Of Durdle Door Light Show Is Mesmerising

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK

A photographer has captured the picturesque scenery of Dorset's Durdle Door as a magnificent light show took place at the landmark. The Jurassic C...

Black Bear Gets Revenge After Being Pepper Sprayed By Traveller

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK

This black bear had only one thing in mind as it mercilessly chewed it way through this woman's kayak. Revenge. Mary Maley was holidaying in the Al...

Why Our Virtual Failure to Protect Is Real Abuse

Jemma Wayne | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK Tech
Jemma Wayne

I use the word 'protection' deliberately because in many ways the proliferation of images on the Internet is a form of abuse. An abuse of the individual's right to a private life, an abuse of the (rapidly disappearing) innocence of childhood, and in some cases actual literal abuse.