Fire Trucks Are Being Outfitted with Oxygen Masks for Pets

Pets are cute! But very helpless, especially so during times of emergency. So what happens when they're stuck in a fire and suffering from smoke inhalation and, well, need oxygen? Fire trucks in Denver are starting to get pet-specific oxygen masks to pump that good stuff into them. » 4/21/11 11:20pm 4/21/11 11:20pm

Google Street View Captures Fire Truck Hit and Run With an Old Lady On…

The latest adventure for the Google Street View car comes to us from the Netherlands, where it witnessed a fire truck mow down an innocent old lady on a bike. » 11/11/09 7:40pm 11/11/09 7:40pm

Bubble-Blowing Dish-Scrubber Taunts ADHD Sufferers

Time to focus, lots of dirty dishes to clean. Oooh look, a bubble! Wow, I can blow more bubbles? Yay! Bubble bubble bubble, bubble bubble bubble. I'm tired of blowing bubbles, let's do Jumping Jacks! Yay! Jumping Jacks stink, let's eat candy 'til we puke! Yay! So sick, so many dirty dishes, the best $5 I ever spent.… » 2/19/08 1:00pm 2/19/08 1:00pm

Firetruck Fuses With MiG Fighter Jet

Taking a cue from the Batmobile, some particularly fast-to-the-scene firefighters (or just some crazy gearheads) have stuck a 27-foot Russian MiiG fighter jet engine into a firetruck. To accomplish this feat, the (water and gas?) tanks had to be completely removed. So yeah, ironically the firetruck may get to a scene… » 11/06/07 8:35am 11/06/07 8:35am