The Todd and Don Blog

Billionaire and entrepreneur Elon Musk is getting more hands-on with the Hyperloop. Musk, who heads up both space transportation outfit SpaceX and electric-vehicle maker Tesla Motors, casually announced via Twitter on Thursday that he's decided to help accelerate development of...
Would you be willing to sacrifice your life in order to explore something unorthodox? Like Mars? The Mars One Project has selected candidates around the country and one candidate is from Austin, Texas. Susan Van Meter is a willing participant that has outlasted almost 200,000...
A 94-year-old Piggly Wiggly customer managed to turn the store’s parking lot into his own personal bumper cars attraction, after he said he confused the gas pedal for the break and panicked, hitting about 10 cars in the process. The elderly Wisconsin man’s driving endeavors were...
A journalist decided to test how safe the streets of Paris are for Jews - by wearing a religious skullcap and filming the public's reaction using a hidden camera. Zvika Klein, a reporter for Jewish news outlet NRG, silently walked in the city for ten hours wearing a kippah -...
A YouTube video allegedly shows Austin Police brutalizing a man on 6th Street as bars are closing and another officer refusing to identify himself. The video shot by a member of Peaceful Streets Org and uploaded Sunday shows APD mounted patrol clearing 6th Street when an officer...
A mother of four says her four children will be able to go to college after she won a third of a historic lottery jackpot. Marie Holmes, 26, from Shallotte, North Carolina, has come forward saying she has one of three winning tickets for the $564.1 million prize, the fifth...
http://cuddlecon.com/ For most of her life, Kimberly Jensen has spent Valentine's Day alone. But on Saturday she will be cuddling up to a complete stranger. The 47-year-old, who is perpetually single, is one of more than 100 people attending Cuddle Con , which bills itself as...
In the fall of 2012, after Neil Armstrong died that summer, his widow, Carol Armstrong, found a bag full of personal mementos from 1969's Apollo 11 mission in the astronaut's closet. Carol Armstrong contacted the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum , whose curator...