The Mom of This Cancer Patient Asks for a Pizza, the Internet Delivers an Entire Party

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The Mom of This Cancer Patient Asks for a Pizza, the Internet Delivers an Entire Party
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The mother of Hazel Hammersley, a young cancer patient at Los Angeles's Children's Hospital, passed the time by jokingly requesting a pizza delivery on the window to her child's room. When anonymous internet donations started bringing in pie after pie, the entire fourth floor of the hospital was able to join in on a pizza party!

Get the whole story and more pictures over at Uproxx!

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Latin American Paper Publimetro Just Committed the Worst Ad Placement Crime in Recent Memory

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Latin American Paper Publimetro Just Committed the Worst Ad Placement Crime in Recent Memory
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No, that is not a cynically-crafted Photoshop job. You can see the whole thing right here.

Publimetro is the Latin American branch of the Swedish Metro media company (no relation to UK's Metro). What you're looking at here is indeed their coverage of the escalating conflict on the Gaza strip plastered with a full-page ad for the newest Transformers movie. Perhaps Publimetro has the scoop on Israel's "Iron Dome" defense system (ACTUALLY AN AUTOBOT, PERHAPS IRONHIDE) or maybe it's some kind of ironic commentary on the commoditization of war... or maybe it's just a sad statement about the struggles of print media in a digital age.

Point is, let's never mix real life-threatening missiles and Michael Bay missiles ever again, shall we?

For the record, the cover story of this issue is about the World Cup. Of course:

Forget it, This Home Belongs to the Yellow Jackets Now

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Forget it, This Home Belongs to the Yellow Jackets Now
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Here's a video of the house in question, though it's admittedly not incredibly interesting. Unless your idea of interesting is being terrified that such a thing can even exist:

In This Video the War on Drugs is... the War on Starch?

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The video is a little long, but you'll get the idea pretty quick.