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  • January 31, 2016
    This is the giant wooden Millennium Falcon constructed by woodworker Martin Creaney. Clearly it was a labor of love. Possibly with some lust thrown in for good measure. I always add at least a tablespoon of lust whenever I'm baking things for friends. It gives any recipe th... / Continue →
  • January 8, 2016
    Yesterday it was fingernail paperweights. Today? Back hair art. It's truly an amazingly depressing time to be alive. Meet Jamie Wolfe of Nampa, Idaho. Jamie, with the help of his wife, trims his back hair into different scenes to assault my eyeballs. They even made a cale... / Continue →
  • January 6, 2016
    Because slow motion is the new regular speed, these are two videos of the Crazy Russian Hacker and his pal Zombies Go Boom slicing soda bottles and cans in half filmed at 10,000 frames per second. I'm pretty sure I've seen that guy with the sword hanging around the katana kios... / Continue →
  • December 7, 2015
    Holy shit, I should have just taken my chances at Supercuts. -- that lady This is a video of Madrid salon owner Alberto Olmedo demonstrating some of his unorthodox styling practices, including burning hair with a blowtorch (I love that smell so much I don't have any hair on my... / Continue →
  • November 24, 2015
    This is a video compilation of all the non-doctor performed amputations in the Star Wars film franchise. It was pretty brutal. I can't help but always feel bad for that wampa every time Luke cuts its arm off. I know he was going to kill and eat him, but over time I kind of g... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2015
    Every year Anthony Herrera designs a new set of Star Wars themed paper snowflakes (previous years HERE, HERE and HERE. These are this year's designs (links to download page with printable PDFs), all based on The Force Awakens. I was going to try making them all but my mom sai... / Continue →
  • October 21, 2015
    This is Luke's Lost Hand, the first release in Saber Cuts, a series of Star Wars severed limb actionless figures handcrafted by Alessandro Randi (aka Codec Zombie). Each 2.8-inch handpainted resin piece comes numbered and signed and costs $90 - $125 depending on where you buy ... / Continue →
  • October 16, 2015
    This is a video of modern samurai/all around badass Isao Machii drawing his blade and slicing a 160km/h (99.4MPH) fastball in half. Damn, the Dodgers really could have used him last night. Hit the jump for the video and GO CUBS.... / Continue →
  • October 2, 2015
    This is the green flame jack o' lantern made by a high school chemistry teacher. It presumably distracted students long enough to look up from their phones for a second, then back at their phones to take a picture. Want to make your own? We're in luck! Well, I'm completely ... / Continue →
  • October 1, 2015
    Because sometimes experiments don't need a hypothesis, this is a video of the Slow-Mo guys whacking different colored blobs of Jello with a tennis racket at 2,5000 frames/second. It cuts them into little square worms. You think they ate the Jello afterward? I would have, but... / Continue →
  • September 30, 2015
    The Skarp Laser Razor is a $190 razor that cuts hair with a laser instead of a blade. It's an already funded Kickstarter campaign (they've collected more than $2,000,000 with an intial goal of $160,000), presumably because people are tired of nicking their balls trying to shav... / Continue →
  • September 1, 2015
    This is a tutorial video made by former NASA engineer Mark Rober (who apparently has a lot of young looking friends) showing you how to make it look like you skinned a watermelon. Basically you use a knife to cut the rind off a watermelon until it's all red, sand it smooth wit... / Continue →
  • July 16, 2015
    This is a series of high carbon (very strong) steel utility knives designed by Japanese Blacksmith Toru Yamashito to resemble five different species of whales. They cost around $50 apiece and are not balanced for throwing although that will absolutely not stop me from throwing... / Continue →
  • June 18, 2015
    This is Merlin the cat modeling the dragon haircut he got courtesy of the Main Lion Cat Grooming Salon in Bumf*ck Paoli, Pennsylvania (it's behind the Starbucks on Plank Ave). I'm not sure how much the dragon cut costs, but their lion cuts go for $65, so probably somewhere aro... / Continue →
  • June 11, 2015
    These are several shots from cat owners in Japan that have turned the back of their cat's heads into Totoro by applying pieces of cut paper. This one is pretty spot-on, but the last couple -- I'm not sure if those people aren't good with scissors or what, but they look more li... / Continue →
  • June 5, 2015
    This is a red-hot knife built by certifiable crazy person Colin Furth that can cut and toast bread at the same time. He built it using a modified microwave transformer. Could you imagine sawing your own arm off with that thing? Do you think it would it cut and cauterize the ... / Continue →
  • May 19, 2015
    This is the $27 SURVCO Tactical Credit Card. It fits in your wallet and combines over 20 different multi-tool features including axe, seatbelt cutter, bottle opener, saw, wrenches, nail puller, spear and more. To work as an axe though it has to be mounted to a stick. That st... / Continue →
  • May 15, 2015
    The cross-bladed axe is the brainchild of Instructables user KH4 and can cut a log into four pieces with a single swing. For reference, that is twice as many pieces as a regular axe can. Of course it probably takes more power to drive a cross-bladed axe, but I'm practically m... / Continue →
  • May 15, 2015
    The Sandwich Knife actually consists of two knives, with one blade offset vertically so when you cut from a loaf, it keeps the bottom of the two pieces of sandwich bread attached. They'll cost around $30 - $40 depending on how quickly you order one, and whether the Kickstarter... / Continue →
  • April 27, 2015
    Because part of taking care of a pet is making them look ridiculous as possible, dog owners in Taiwan are getting their pet's faces cut and shaved into circles and squares. I want my dog's head shaved into a star. But I want his butt shaved into an easy to clean area, because... / Continue →