This is just a drastic thing to do, and we'll never really understand it.
All over the world, but especially in China, people have been undergoing procedures to stretch their legs to be taller.
Why? Because they think that it's required to be successful! And we're talking the whole society here — and the patients aren't fooling themselves. People ARE that concerned about it and will take away opportunities because you're short!
That's so messed up! There's no need to spend all of that money to do something so risky when you're fab just the way you are!!
It's bizarre and fascinating at the same time, though! Check out the video above!
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And it looks like a really interesting one!
Check out the trailer (above) for the upcoming Keanu Reeves-produced documentary Side by Side!
The doc is being described as follows:
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Can you imagine being 16 and the all around world champion at gymnastics?? She started when she was FOUR!!
Jordyn Wieber is an incredible athlete, and we can't wait to see where she takes her career — and and how well she does as she continues to compete!
Check out the video above for the fascinating interview with Ellen, and see some super cute home videos of her doing her thang as a kid!
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Barbara Walters appeared on Bill O'Reilly's show last night, and apparently, took quite a bit of issue with her inclusion of the Kardashian family on her most fascinating people of 2011!
Check out his comments on the reality family (above)!
We'd certainly have to argue ourselves that there is a big difference between being overexposed and 'fascinating,' Babs!
But hey! What do U think??
Team Babs or Team Bill?
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Animals, rejoice! There may be SOME relief on the way!
A scientist in the Netherlands has announced that he's working on creating "cultured meat," which consists of "burgers or sausages grown in laboratory Petri dishes rather than [being] made from slaughtered livestock." Wowsa!
Vascular biologist Mark Post says that the first "lab-grown hamburger" will cost approximately $345,000 to create, and it should be coming soon.
Here's what Post had to say about it:
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Check out Peter Jackson's newest Hobbit production diary (above), in which he delves into the magical process of shooting his epic two-part tale in three dimensions!
Thanks for the technology lesson, Professor Pete!
…Now, if you'll excuse us we need to get back to the very important task of counting the days until the first Hobbit movie premieres…
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Warning! This video is a bit graphic!
Randy Orton of the WWE sustained an injury while wrestling — so being the thoughtful guy that he is, he decided to video himself getting three staples put into his head!
Gross but kinda fascinating!!
Check it out!
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