Monthly Archives: April 2006

The Tower of Volkswagens, aka Parkade…

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witz.org came across this amazing (and real) photo on on snopes and had to share…

The structure pictured here is not a public parking garage, but rather a storage facility for newly-manufactured automobiles. It’s an inside view of one of the 20-story Car Towers at Volkswagen’s Autostadt facility in Wolfsburg, Germany, which is sort of a cross between a Volkswagen showcase and theme park. Visitors can take in the shops, restaurants, and cinemas, as well as enjoying automobile-themed attractions such as the virtual CarDesign Studio and the
All-Terrain Course.

Read More: Urban Legends Reference Pages: Photo Gallery (Parkade)

More Supermodel Violence

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After the recent Naomi Campbell arrest, you think supermodels with rage problems would try to chill out, right?

Wrong.

May Andersen was arrested and detained after hitting a flight attendant on a flight from Amsterdam to Miami.

Apparently May was drunk, but she is already looking hungover in her mugshot above…

Read: MiamiHerald.com | 04/21/2006 | Supermodel arrested for allegedly hitting flight attendant

Related: SI.com – Swimsuit Collection – May Andersen

Most Expensive Sandwich (London Version)

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I’ll eat half now, save the other half for later. And make it to go.

London’s most expensive sandwich, nick-named ‘The MacDonald Sandwich’,. The sandwich, which is on sale for 85 pounds (about $148 dollars), has the ingredients of Wagyu beef, fresh lobe foie gras, black truffle mayonnaise, brie de meaux, rocket, red pepper and mustard confit and English plum tomatoes.

Adorable Simian Warning!

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Honestly, who can resist cute monkey pictures?

A golden monkey holds her one-month baby while eating a strawberry at a zoo in Jinan, east China’s Shandong Province April 5, 2006. The golden monkey is unique to China and is under top state protection.

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