Afraid of his Mom, Chinese Kid Hides at Net Cafe

A ten year-old boy hid himself in an internet cafe in Changsha, Hunan province, for four days after receiving bad marks on his end-term exams. The boy, called Rui Rui, didn't go to the net cafe to ease his pain—Voice of China reports that instead, he was hiding there to avoid punishment from his parents. » 2/04/13 6:00am 2/04/13 6:00am

Best Mom Ever Steals Over 500 Video Games for Her Children

When authorities searched the home of Rebecca Margaret Johnson following her attempted theft of nearly $2,500 AUD from a Big W department store in Queensland, Australia, they discovered a treasure trove of stolen video games. Over the course of a year the 32-year-old single mother of three had swiped more than 515… » 6/28/12 10:30pm 6/28/12 10:30pm

Today's Punishment: Thirty Minutes of Pointless Death in Dark Souls

Alright, you sinners. Last week's confessional was ... adequate. I still feel that you are holding back, and you cannot purify your gaming soul unless you make a full accounting of all your trespasses. So we're going to have another round of punishment today, starring Dark Souls. » 9/17/11 2:00pm 9/17/11 2:00pm

Today's Punishment: Camping Mama's Sing-Along Trailer

Punishment was a concept I tried out in 2009 and it didn't last long, because there weren't enough mortifying, teeth-grating, or sickeningly sweet videos to publish one per week. But I thought of it when I saw this Camping Mama trailer. And you guys have gone a long time without saying your hail marios. » 9/10/11 2:00pm 9/10/11 2:00pm