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  • May 24, 2016
    This is the 150-million year old (how? the earth isn't even that old!) Stegosaurus skeleton going up for auction this weekend. The skeleton is 5.7-meters (~16-feet) in length and over 90% complete. Bidding starts around $1.3-million but the bones are expected to fetch a price... / Continue →
  • May 16, 2016
    You know, like furries except slimey? I was going to Google it before I decided to not go down that rabbit hole. This is one of the $110 Snail Shell Helmets sold by Etsy shop HighNoonCreations. Each helmet is handmade and painted to order, but, unfortunately, does not includ... / Continue →
  • April 6, 2016
    This is the chair J.K. Rowling sat in while writing the first two Harry Potter novels while she was a poor single mother living in subsidized housing in Edinburgh, Scotland. My how times change. The chair was given to her for free at the time, but has sold at auction twice si... / Continue →
  • January 8, 2016
    Etsy shop funky3Dfaces is offering custom 3D printed LEGO minifig heads of your very own noggin for $30. You just send them pictures from all around your head, then they turn it into a 3D model and print it. Granted they don't really look like minifig heads, but they do kinda... / Continue →
  • January 6, 2016
    These are a few examples of the beautiful vehicle cross sections from the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Incredible Cross-Sections book by Jason Fry (author) and Kemp Remillard (illustrator). The 48-page book (available on Amazon here for $12) has cross sections of 12 different ... / Continue →
  • December 23, 2015
    This is the teensy train carved into a carpenter's pencil by artist Cindy Chinn. Although the train engine was actually carved from a piece of lead she removed from the pencil, then glued back in. The rest of the train is carved into the pencil though. Me? I was carved out ... / Continue →
  • November 30, 2015
    This is the custom made Golden Girl underwear set available from Etsy Seller Bulletsandbees. $160 gets all four old ladies, or you can buy them individually for $40 - $52 apiece. The Blanche ones are the most expensive though because they're fancy yellow lace and CROTCHLESS. ... / Continue →
  • October 9, 2015
    A cracker (biscuit) salvaged from a survival kit aboard one of the Titanic's lifeboats is going up for auction later this month and expected to fetch up to $15,000. Apparently because there are people out there who can predict what a cracker from a 100 year old shipwreck is ac... / Continue →
  • September 28, 2015
    Tina Belcher is into this. Remember 'Slap It', the wall lamp designed by Joseph Begley that you can slap or pinch to turn on and off? The butts can be set to one of ten different colors. And now they're available for $230 ($605 for a three pack) instead of the previous limi... / Continue →
  • September 24, 2015
    These a handful of the skateboards eBay seller andyshrinkage has turned into wall lamps by replacing the trucks and wheels with light fixtures. They cost $140 and up depending on the rarity of the board used, although you could probably make one yourself if you have some basic... / Continue →
  • September 18, 2015
    Luna Lanterns (currently an already funded Indiegogo campaign) are moon-shaped lamps for the home. They come in seven different sizes from 3.2-inches to 23.6-inches and cost between $75 - $875. I want one of every size. I could never afford that though, so I'll be sticking t... / Continue →
  • August 7, 2015
    This is one of the Milline-Yum Falcon snack trays custom made by Deric Peveto of WoodByHand. They contain a variety of different exotic woods and are available at his Etsy shop HERE for $255. That is a lot to pay for a snack tray. Not that it isn't worth it, I just don't hav... / Continue →
  • July 21, 2015
    This is the Magical Unicorn Umbrella available from ThinkGeek ($15). It has a unicorn head handle and a rainbow canopy. It provides +5 whimsy on rainy days, and the standard -10 luck if ever opened indoors. You know, I opened an umbrella indoors once. Life has been miserabl... / Continue →
  • July 10, 2015
    These are the acrylic tentacle cupcake toppers sold by Etsy store ThickandThinDesigns. They come in green and purple, are reusable, and available in 6-packs ($10) and 12-packs ($15). It's kind of weird seeing one sticking out the top of what is clearly a red velvet cupcake th... / Continue →
  • July 6, 2015
    This is the custom t-rex skeleton tricycle for sale on Craiglist in Eugene, Oregon for $2,000. It measures 12-feet long, 8.5-feet tall, and the arms move as you peddle. The head is a marionette that can turn from side to side and open and close its jaws, all controlled by wir... / Continue →
  • July 1, 2015
    This is the ~75-million year old Velociraptor claw for sale by the Astro Gallery Of Gems in New York. It measures about six-inches long in total length (including attached bone) and would look amazing hanging from my neck. But like, out the side of my neck with blood gushing ... / Continue →
  • May 29, 2015
    This is the line of crystal Pokeballs with glowing Pokemon inside made and sold by Etsy store PokeMasterCrafter. They cost $70 apiece, and are currently available in Mew, Mewtwo, Scyther, Alakazam, Dragonite, Blastoise, Arcanine, Gengar and Eevee varieties. The Pokemon inside... / Continue →
  • May 20, 2015
    Remember the Kickstarter for the flasks that look like Nintendo cartridges? Well now they're real products and you can get Drunk Hunt, The Legend Of Drink and Fine Ale Fantasy versions at ThinkGeek, or the whole lineup including Super Bar-Hop Bros, Castle Vodka, Metal Beer, Ke... / Continue →
  • May 19, 2015
    Because novelty socks are all the rage right now for people with disposable income (I only buy six-packs of white athletic socks at the dollar store), these are the custom printed Nike Elites made and sold by Etsy seller SickestSockCreations. They cost $36(!!), are fade resist... / Continue →
  • May 7, 2015
    These are the custom Cel shaded pants Borderlands style Comic book jeans Cosplay Pants (I just copied her product title if you couldn't tell) available from Etsy seller DejaNeufHeures (previously: this other pair somebody made). They cost $114 and are made specifically for you... / Continue →