Folks on social media are roasting Samsung after the company was forced to discontinue its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone due to a fire hazard.
The stark safety concerns have sparked a firestorm of hilarious memes on social media. Here are our picks for top 10 funniest.
The troubled smartphone has, for many people, become synonymous with setting fire after exploding handsets were reported around the world including in China, South Korea and the U.S. The decision to permanently discontinue the product, which was meant to be Samsung’s rival to Apple’s iPhone, is forecast to cost the company $17 billion in lost sales. Continue reading
With an endless stream of hubbub over the off again, on again movie, The Interview, you would think some would leave well enough alone, but no, NHL team Dallas Stars had to get in the action by adding Kim Jong Un to their annual “naughty or nice” list..
In a “naughty or nice” segment showing on the Jumbotron, they ranked the North Korean leader as naughty, with the following caption:
“NAUGHTY – DON’T WORRY. THEY’LL NEVER SEE THIS THEIR INTERNET IS DOWN. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!” Continue reading
Sixteen K-Pop fans attending a concert in Seongnam, South Korea, died after the metal grate flooring they were standing on collapsed, and now the man who was in charge of safety measures for the event has committed suicide.
The unnamed man was found dead of an apparent suicide after jumping from a 10-story building. He had been questioned by police regarding the incident a short time earlier. A note was later found, “I am sorry for the dead victims… Please take a good care of my children.”
The dead and injured fans plummeted down a 60-foot shaft that led to an underground parking structure.
Rise becomes the second member of Korean pop group Ladies’ Code to die as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident that claimed the life of fellow member EunB.
Rise, 23, had undergone surgery over a head injury, but sadly slipped into a coma.
Polaris Entertainment, the group’s record label, made the following announcement: “Ladies’ Code’s RiSe has passed away to the heavens at 10:10 AM on the 7th, at 23 years of age. Continue reading
Kristen Stewart does realize the many photographers she’s flipping the bird in these pictures will soon be shooting her on some random red carpet, right? Over-all kind of immature don’t you think?
Release a Hollywood movie in China? SURE THING! That is, IF you have the money to spend greasing the Chinese politicians! And that is EXACTLY what Quentin Tarantino‘s production company has been doing since the beginning of 2013! That is until today when China officials announced that they had ordered movie theaters to suspend the film..
More world-wide protests have begun again for Lady Gaga’s new tour “Born This Way Ball”. She is not only considered to be ‘pornographic’, but now she’s a ‘devil worshiper’…
Gaga made it out of Seoul, South Korea last month where she started the new tour, after protesters there got their way by getting her concert to be an ‘adults only’ show, as no people under 18 were allowed in! The group said that Gaga was ‘too pornographic’. With Gaga’s upcoming June 3 concert in Jakarta, Indonesia being a month away, there are already protesters again! An Indonesian Muslim group believes that Gaga promotes devil worship.
Spokesman for the ‘Islamic Defenders Front’ group who is running the Jakarta protest says, “Lady Gaga insults all religions. Even Christians in Korea opposed her. She is promoting the worship of Satan.”
The protesters carry a poster photo of Gaga, with a red line blatantly marked through her picture, with an added message on the art that says, “LADY GAGA GO TO HELL.”
IDF’s chairman Rizieq Shihab warns that if Gaga’s concert goes on as scheduled, then there would be “chaos in Jakarta.” Is that a threat!?
No cancellation announcements for the show have been made yet. Sounds scary!
Lady Gaga snapped a picture of herself for Twitter today, after leaving a spinning class at a gym. She tweeted, “Exhausted after Hong Kong spin class! I love this city, you can work out & buy a fake Birkin on the same street.”By the looks of her picture she took just after the sweaty class, Gaga wears a wig, big eyeliner and lipstick whilst working out. Continue reading