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Adam Cameron Says The Answer To The Massive ‘Titanic’ Raft Debate Is ‘Simple’


Having miraculously escaped the particular sinking Titanic, Rose and Jack huddle in the water with a planks: she’ s on it and he’ s holding on for dear existence. Eventually, the frigid water takes a toll, and Jack ― without life ― slips away from his precious.

But in both decades since the 1997 blockbuster “ Titanic” hit theaters, fans nevertheless disagree on whether Leonardo DiCaprio’ s character could have survived in the event that Kate Winslet had just scooched over a smidge. One viral image  a few years back showed that, given the improvised raft’ s dimensions, two people could have fit without a doubt.

In the past, director Wayne Cameron has stuck by their film, stating that the problem wasn’ t surface area but “ buoyancy. ” That is, the scrap of wood that floated Rose in order to safety couldn’ t have held two bodies in the open ocean.

Still, unlike bad Jack, the debate will not pass away.

While lately chatting to the director about the Trump administration, a reporter for The Day-to-day Beast brought up the door theory once more.  

“ We’ re gonna go right now there? ” the director began. “ Look, it’ s very, very simple: you read page 147 of the script and it says, ‘ Jack port gets off the board and gives their place to her so that she might survive. ’ It’ s that simple. ”

Then he brought up the “ Mythbusters” episode exactly where hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage attempt to prove the director right.   Although buoyancy is an issue, in the segment, the hosting companies realize they can tie their life jackets to the underside of the number and fix the problem so two body can fit.

Cameron didn’ t buy that solution, though. He explained:

OKAY, so let’ s really perform that out: you’ re Jack port, you’ re in water that’ s 28 degrees, your brain can be starting to get hypothermia. Mythbusters asks you to definitely now go take off your life vest, take hers off, swim beneath this thing, attach it in some way that it won’ t just clean out two minutes later— meaning you’ re underwater tying this thing on in 28-degree drinking water, and that’ s going to take you five to ten moments, so by the time you come back upward you’ re already dead. To ensure that wouldn’ t work. His best option was to keep his upper body out of the water and hope to get picked up by a boat or something prior to he died.

On the subject of Hyneman plus Savage, the director added: “ They’ re fun guys and am loved doing that show using them, but they’ re full of clips. ” As a man who’ ersus explored the deepest depths of the cold ocean floor, we’ deb say Cameron might know what he’ s talking about.

Catch the “ Mythbusters” portion in question below:

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‘Spinal Tap’ Spoof Of Donald Trump’s ABC Interview Turns It Up To 11


Donald Trump’ s first  tv interview as president has obtained a glorious “ This Is Spinal Tap” makeover.

BuzzFeed editor Jesse McLaren dubbed audio from the 1984 comedy’ s iconic “ up to 11” scene  over Wednesday’ s footage of Trump discussing the size of the particular crowds at his inauguration with ABC News anchor David Muir.

The resulting clip, which McLaren posted to Twitter on Thursday, is hilarious:

McLaren said the inspiration for the parody came from filmmaker BenDavid Grabinski, who posted a joke on the same concept to Twitter.

Watch the clip above, and see the original scene from Rob Reiner’ s movie below:

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Florida Cop Accused Of Stealing Money From DUI Suspects


A Florida sheriff’ h deputy has been placed on administrative depart following accusations that he stole   money from DUI potential foods.

Mark Braman was suspended from the Volusia County Sheriff’ s Department upon Wednesday after four people caught for DUI complained that cash was stolen from their wallets, according to the Dayton Beach News-Journal.

Volusia County Sheriff Paul Chitwood said the  Fl Department of Law Enforcement has been checking out the allegations against Braman for the past two months, the paper wrote. When they obtained a key piece of evidence in one complainant, authorities felt ready to suspend Braman without pay.

Chitwood released a statement on Friday explaining the suspension.  


“ Over the past several months this organization has received a number of complaints that deputy John Braman, during car stops in which this individual arrested the operator of the vehicle for DUI charges, was stealing money from their wallets while digesting those prisoners. ”

Braman, 33, might allegedly turn off his body camera   before taking money from the DUI suspects, according to WESH TV.

Chitwood said it was important to have the deputy off the streets while the matter was being investigated.

“ Integrity is the cornerstone of any law enforcement officer’ s profession, ” he said in the video clip. “ Once you lose your integrity, you’ ve lost your ability to be an effective law enforcement officer. ”

Braman continues to be with the department since 2007. This individual was one of four individuals chosen as employee of the year in 2011 after he was shot in his left arm while following up on a household violence incident.  

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Shark Photobombs Unfazed 10-Year-Old Surfer


At the age of 10, Eden Hasson is already a talented surfer — but even a professional would be spooked by the experience Eden had earlier this week.

At a beach in New South Wales, Sydney,   the young surfer caught a wave while his father, Chris Hasson, took photos in the shore. On this particular ride, Hasson noticed a shadowy figure swimming beneath his son ― and captured the moment on camera.  

“ Just like he is taking off I see something from the corner of my eye, ” Chris Hasson wrote on Fb. “ I keep shooting and after he finishes and starts paddling out I zoom in within the second photo and see he’ h just done a backhand snap on an 8 foot Great Whitened Sharks head. ”

The photo shows exactly what appears to be a shark near Eden’ s board, right below the area.

Shark researcher Andrew Chin told the particular Associated Press that the shark might be a great white. However , while we would think of great white sharks since dangerous creatures, Chin said this particular shark did not look aggressive and instead looked “ spooked. ”  

“ There is no way that this is a hunting approach, ” he told the particular AP.

Photo 3: Eden Hasson: Shark Whisperer… Background to photo. Up Northern for the late surf. Surprise in background. I' m over the rocks taking photos of Eden. I see a big dark shape regarding to call the small group in and Eden takes of on a left and smashes it to the beach. Just as he is taking off I see something out of the corner of the eye. I keep shooting and after he finishes and starts paddling out I zoom in on the second photo and see he' s i9000 just done a backhand snap on an 8 foot Great White-colored Sharks head. Call everyone within and show them the photo. Fortunate he didn' t fall away. This photo is going straight to the particular pool room. Not everyday you obtain a photo surfing over a big white. Check its mouth. It' t rolled over having a good take a look at his yummy yellow new wetsuit. @edenhasson333 @livyg333 #grom

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After his dad showed him the photo, Eden said he was relieved this individual didn’ t see the shark whilst he was in the water.

“ If I was to the wave and I saw it I actually probably would have freaked out and fell off, ” he informed Australia Today.   “ I was lucky I didn’ t fall off. ”

But the harrowing experience won’ to keep Eden out of the water. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the young surfer was back in the water the following day.

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Red Panda On The Loose From Tierpark, Maybe Driven Out By Pushy Male


Staff at the Va Zoo are on the lookout for the missing female red panda who have the zoo says may have fallen out of a tree as her lusty male counterpart “ pursued” her.

Sunlit, 19 months old, was final seen inside the Norfolk facility’ t red panda habitat at close to 5 p. m. on Mon, according to the zoo’ s website. The lady was discovered missing on Tuesday morning.

Apparently, it’ s red panda breeding season, which can lead the particular animals to act “ a little abnormal” or “ hyperactive. ” Zoo staff posit that the behavior associated with her habitat mate, Thomas, might have caused Sunny to fall away from a tree and out of their particular enclosure altogether.

“ Monday night it was rainy and windy, ” the site says. “ Sunny may have been on a slippery branch while Thomas, the man red panda, was pursuing the girl and caused her to slip and fall. ”

But Thomas isn’ t speaking, and on Wednesday staff and police were still searching the zoo’ s grounds and the surrounding region within a mile radius. They also planned to enlist the use of a geothermal digital camera, ABC News reports. On Wed evening, they posted a plea for help from the community  upon Facebook.

The zoo site says that will Sunny is likely up a tree somewhere, but recommends that searchers “ scan the tree cover from a distance, rather than walking up to individual trees to search. ” It also notes that while red pandas aren’t usually considered aggressive, people must not approach, touch, feed or try to capture Sunny themselves. Take a photo instead. Anyone who has spotted Sunny can call or text the zoo’ s hotline at 757-777-7899.

So far, most of the phone calls the zoo has received have come from people mistaking raccoons meant for red pandas, The Virginian-Pilot reports.

Good luck around, Sunny.

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Dutch TV Mocks President Donald Trump With Spoof Tourism Ad


Dutch TELEVISION is warmly welcoming President Donald Trump into the White House. Kind of.

As most countries around the world fret more than how Trump’ s “ The united states First” inauguration pledge could financially affect them, the satirical “ Zondag Met Lubach” show will be working on getting “ Netherlands Second” passed as official policy.

To that finish, it’ s created a spoof English-language tourism ad that promotes its nation (it has “ the best tax evasion system God actually created, ” by the way) using Trump’ s own speaking design.

“[Trump] had a clear message to the remaining world: I will screw you over big time, ” said the show’ s host, Arjen Lubach. “ And because we realize it’ s better for us to get together, we decided to introduce our small country to him in a way that will probably appeal to him the most. ”

The particular parody ad features references to  Trump’ s racism, their mocking of a disabled reporter,   a brief however biased history of the country and the significance of its language, which is totally better than Danish ― that “ failed” tongue.

Browse the full “ commercial” above.

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These types of Adorable Pets Are Supporting The Women’s March


As hundreds of thousands of individuals turn out to call for equality in the wake up of President Donald Trump’ ersus election, some four-legged supporters arrived, too.

Pictures from the Women’ s March on Washington  and some of the hundreds of sister events planned around the world show many furry companions, many of whom sported signs for the occasion.

Mostly, they’ re dogs.  

Including celebrity dogs…

Dogs whom don’ t hold back…

And dogs making some great puns.

#womensmarch #baltimore

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There were also some cat protesters, though the types we saw were expressing their solidarity from home.  

Not every pet had been supportive, though.

You can’ t win ‘ em all.

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Trump’s Tie Was Held Together With Tape At The Inauguration


In December, then-president-elect Donald Trump got a lot of flack after a photographer and an unfortunate breeze exposed that he held his tie along with sticky tape.

New photos from Friday’ t inauguration reveal that the tape was not a one-time sartorial decision. The particular billionaire once again opted for holding their tie together with tape as he has been sworn in to be president states.

The video tape wasn’ t the only issue, although. Numerous people pointed out on social media that will Trump’ s tie was abnormally long.

Stephen Colbert also made enjoyable of Trump’ s tie duration, saying, “ You can use it for all sorts of things, for hiding a bigger for instance, which I will not have for 4 years now. ”

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Donald Trump Really Won’t Like These President Portrait Makeovers


Redditors gave this formal portrait of president-elect Donald Trump a hilarious makeover.

A fierce Photoshop battle  broke out over the image, in which Trump looks sternly toward the camera:

People face-swapped Trump with Russian President Vladimir Putin, subtly substituted his United states flag pin and even predicted the outcome of his first term within office.

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Betty White Won’t Remarry, But She has Open To ‘Fooling Around’


Betty White isn’ t interested in marrying again, but a little hanky panky?   She’ s thought about it.

Inside a new interview  for Yahoo News, Katie Couric asked our favorite 95-year-old if she had ever considered remarrying after the death of the girl husband Allen Ludden in 1981.

“ Remarry? No . Fooling around, sure! ” the “ Golden Girls” superstar joked. (See the moment at the about a minute mark in the video above. )

Get it, Betty!  

The “ Golden Girl” star also explained what led her in order to marry Ludden ― the host of the game show “ Password” ― after going through two splitting of marriages. (The actress was  previously wedded to WWII pilot Dick Barker and theatrical agent Lane Allen. )

“ All of a sudden, you find the right one and it makes everything fall into place, ” she said of Ludden, whom the lady was to married to with regard to 18 “ wonderful years. ”

White may not have married a fourth period, but she’ s definitely harbored some crushes. In an interview with Kristen Bell and Jamie Lee Curtis  that ran in AARP in 2010, White confessed she had a thing for  Robert Redford.  

“ I actually don’ t have a fella, when Allen ― or Robert Redford ― were around, we’ m have a very active sex life, ” the lady said. “ Does desire melt away with age? I’ m waiting for that day to come. Sexual desire is much like aging— a lot of it is up right here [points to her head]. ”

May we all live to become that wise and vivacious with 95.

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