Archive for July 3rd, 2010

Raw Footage: Haitian Palace Destroyed By Earthquake

Saturday, July 3rd, 2010

Closed circuit TV footage of the Haitian Presidential Palace as it crumbles under the power of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck the island nation in January. Found at The Telegraph.

The Flaming Crater In Darvaza, Turkmenistan

Saturday, July 3rd, 2010

In 1971, a Soviet oil rig drilled into a natural gas pocket. The earth swallowed the entire rig and its crew. To combat the poisonous gas, the community decided to set it on fire but it’s been burning ever since, hence it’s name “Gates of Hell.” Found at YouTube from madexpat.

How To Be A Class A Jerk by Patrick Stewart

Saturday, July 3rd, 2010

James Corden and Sir Patrick Stewart had an awkward onstage spat at the Glamour Awards. Found at YouTube from itn.