There’s so much junk orbiting Earth now, that it’s getting tougher and tougher to launch a rocket through it all. The European Space Agency says there are over 750,000 pieces of space debris currently orbiting Earth. They’re trying to clean things up by using a satellite that actually uses a giant net to grab the space trash and then shoot it towards Earth, where it burns up in the atmosphere. So space looks like the westbound LIE after labor day weekend. (Express)
The BBC claims an elderly woman from France recently cashed in on a religious painting she had hanging in her kitchen. The woman thought the painting had little value until an auctioneer, who was visiting her, told her to have it appraised. The painting, called Christ Mocked, was purchased by an anonymous buyer for $26.6 million. Cenni di Pepo created the painting in the late 13th century. Hey, if it’s not Normal Rockwell, I don’t want it. in the house.
The Daily Mail says a bride, who wishes to remain anonymous, recently wore a white wedding gown and a giant yellow Minions costume head to her wedding. The woman was shamed on the Facebook group ”That’s It I’m Wedding Shaming” However, there also many comments of support, my favorite of which being, “‘That Minion head is perfect for when you get that huge zit the morning of your wedding.”