On any given day, there is a lot of pressure on a waiter or waitress not to spill trays of food and drink as they hurry around a crowded restaurant. When you’re serving at an event filled with dignitaries, that pressure is even greater. Just ask Martin, a waiter in Germany who spilled beer on the Chancellor.
The best part about watching live television is the slight possibility that at any moment, things could go awry. Steve Rosenthal is a representative of Rock Gaming and he was in the middle of doing a press conference regarding a construction accident that happened at his casino, when suddenly he was nearly hit by a bus!
Here's the dilemma: You notice that a particularly icy stretch of a public stairway is taking down just about every other pedestrian who tries to traverse it.
Do you, A), post a sign warning said pedestrians of the impending danger? Or, B), find a good vantage point and record all of the slipping and sliding?
Based on the video below, one pedestrian obviously selected "B."
A mall Santa in South Florida attempted to make a dramatic entrance by rappelling down from a walkway. Except, St. Nick's arrival is foiled when his beard becomes hopelessly stuck in his climbing equipment. Ho! Ho! Uh-oh!
It is often noted that cheerleading is one of the most dangerous sports out of there, and anybody watching the Michigan State vs Florida State college basketball game Wednesday was reminded of that when MSU cheerleader Taylor Young landed right on her head after falling backward off of a male cheerleader's shoulders.
Warning: If you have a fear of flying, this video definitely won't help. A Boeing 767 made an emergency landing in Warsaw, Poland yesterday after its landing gear failed to extend due to a hydraulic problem.
"6,810 bottles of wine on the wall, 6,810 bottles of wine/The shelf fell down, they fell on the ground, no more bottles of wine on the wall!"
Chances are the purveyors of Superior Discount Liquors in Sheboygan, WI were not singing such a jolly tune when one of their shelves collapsed, sending 6,810 bottles of wine cascading across the floor of their store.
At the 2011 Red Bull Flugtag competition, teams attempted to fly a variety of homemade gliders, including a giant beer stein, a cell phone, a pirate ship, a pink bra and even the DeLorean from 'Back to the Future.'
It takes a special kind of person to build a contraption that probably won't fly, then attempt to pilot it off a platform suspended 30 feet over water. Special, and maybe a little crazy