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  • December 3, 2014
    This guy: He copies what he sees on TV. This is a video about 40-year old Indian farmer Gugulotu Lachiram and his quest to perform complex yoga poses on the back of a moving motorcycle. Hey, -- life dreams: everyone's are different. Lachiram, a farmer by profession, has be... / Continue →
  • July 29, 2014
    This is a video of 6-year old Gagan Satish from Bagalore, India, rollerskating under 39 consecutive cars. That is a new record (previously: a video of the old champion from 2008). The clearance under the cars is only 20cm (7.9-inches). For reference, I always knock the pole ... / Continue →
  • June 12, 2014
    Wait -- are the two in the front attached to the windshield wipers?! Jaguar XF owner Rahul Tharak got so pissed at his Jaguar's mechanical problems and his local dealership's inability to fix them that he had donkeys tow the car to the dealership in protest. When reached for ... / Continue →
  • June 6, 2014
    45°C (~113°F)? That's a little hot for a sword fight! This is a video news report about a sword fight that broke out between two rival Sikh groups in Punjab, India. The fight occurred at the Golden Temple and allegedly started over an argument about who would get to speak at... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2012
    Seen here with eyes burnt red from years of abusing his laser vision, Reverend Reg Dean is Britain's oldest man, at 110. But does he credit his longevity to his vegetarian diet or a deal he made with God? NOPE -- it was the magic potion he drank in India when he was in the ar... / Continue →
  • April 20, 2012
    Want a condo with a glass-walled pool balcony? Me neither. I just want one with my own washer and dryer. You'd never guess how many people in my building don't clean the lint-trap after a load of laundry. Unless you guessed all of them -- it's like a pube rainbow in there. ... / Continue →
  • February 27, 2012
    Want a cheap car that runs on compressed air? Well you're in luck, India's Tata Motors (makers of the world's least expensive car) has announced the MINI Cat will be shipping in August for around $8,200. Unfortunately, you may have to move to India to drive one, because I dou... / Continue →
  • November 1, 2011
    Inb4 cash for gonads. India, in an attempt to halt the country's exploding population, is offering cars, motorcycles, cash, televisions and blenders to men willing to have vasectomies. No word if the men receiving blenders will have to perform the operation themselves. The... / Continue →
  • October 26, 2011
    Seen here looking suspiciously like it was made out of foam-board and an old computer monitor, a diamond and jewel dispensing ATM participates (possibly unwillingly -- ATMs are hard to read sometimes) in a ribbon-cutting ceremony in India. Although, truthfully, they're not act... / Continue →
  • October 6, 2011
    Seen here proving you can't make a $35 computer with a glare-free screen, a group of students show off their new Aakash computers. The Aakash was designed to put basic word processing and internet/email access into the hands of more than 220-million of India's children. AMBI... / Continue →
  • March 3, 2011
    According to National Geographic, the world's most typical person is a 28-year old Han (ethnic group) Chinese man. There are more than 9-million of them, and National Geographic used over 190,000 of their photos to create this composite image. But they say that in 20 years th... / Continue →
  • March 1, 2011
    Geekologie Writer to Moonbase Alpha. How's the cheese? Over. A giant lunar cave capable of housing a future moonbase -- this is the kind of shit science fiction is all about! Like, literally -- THE. ACTUAL. SHIT. Discovered by the Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft, this chamber is ... / Continue →
  • December 27, 2010
    The Indian Space Research Organisation really is based in Bangalore, I wasn't being funny. Ever actually. One time I thought I was being funny but it turns out everybody was laughing because my pants were torn in the back and my b-hole was peepin'. True story :( Here's a f... / Continue →
  • November 18, 2010
    Apparently stupid parents are getting their stupid children pet owls so they can be more like Harry Potter. Dammit Harry, why couldn't you have had a hamster?! In the story, owls are messengers and the child wizard has his own snowy owl named Hedwig, who has a fan base all he... / Continue →
  • June 26, 2009
    India's Defense Research and Development Organization has plans to start manufacturing hot chili grenades. Hot chili grenades are exactly what they sound like: hot. chili. grenades. Indian defence scientists are planning to put one of the world's hottest chilli powders into ... / Continue →
  • August 14, 2008
    Dwarfing even the 5,195 piece Millennium Falcon, comes LEGO's newest, and largest, set ever: The Taj Mahal. Weighing in at 5,922 pieces, the $300 set ships mid September. But the thing that gets me is that it's only 20" wide and 16" tall. That's not very big. The famous Ta... / Continue →
  • July 11, 2008
    This is a video of a guy lying down on a motorcycle and text messaging, all while cruising down the highway in New Delhi, India. No way? Yes way! And also, holy shit! Have a great weekend everybody. Youtube Thanks to Lockjaw and Julian for showing me the most ridiculou... / Continue →
  • June 25, 2008
    I've been watching videos of kids rollerskating under cars for like ten years, so this may be old to many of you. But for those of you who haven't seen it, it'll be freaking nuts. It's a 6-year old Indian kid who sets records skating under cars while in the splits. When he g... / Continue →
  • June 10, 2008
    Naman Chopra is a 14-year old boy in India who makes his own freaking cars. He's built two so far, a little red sports car and the limo seen there in the picture. The black beauty is also made from junk and is capable of speeds of up to 130MPH. It has a 1498 cc engine borro... / Continue →
  • January 10, 2008
    It's official folks, here comes the world's cheapest car - The Tata Nano. The car was unveiled today at India's largest automotive show and has received much attention. The car is powered by a 2-cylinder, 33 horsepower motor, and has a top speed right around 60 MPH. It has f... / Continue →