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  • November 19, 2015
    This is a video of Colin Furze giving an MTV Cribs style tour of the impressive underground apocalypse bunker man cave he built for himself after excavating his backyard. It has everything -- a secret entrance, television, drum set, couch, bed, food, sink, toilet -- you name i... / Continue →
  • November 12, 2015
    This is the 2015 Whisky Advent Calendar ($190, they also make bourbon, gin, rum, cognac, vodka, mezcal and tequila versions, as well as premium versions with nicer booze that cost even more). Behind each of the 24 doors is a little 1-ounce bottle of different whisky. Personal... / Continue →
  • October 30, 2015
    This is the Star Wars snowspeeder costume that father Ryan Scott Miller built on top of his son's wheelchair for Halloween. It blows my costume out of the water, which shouldn't surprise you because I haven't come up with my costume yet. I am a last-minute kind of Halloweener... / Continue →
  • October 9, 2015
    This is a video from a bus in China where a woman misses her stop and decided to climb out the window. That is solid decision making. Thankfully, the bus was stopped in traffic when she made the jump and everything ended safely. Can you imagine the stories that bus driver ge... / Continue →
  • September 2, 2015
    This is the 3D printed D20 die given to Felicia Day by a fan who helps the visually impaired play Dungeons & Dragons (link to the model file so you can print one yourself HERE). That way your blind friends can roll with the confidence that you aren't cheating them out of hit p... / Continue →
  • August 31, 2015
    The Tired Hands Brewing Company in Ardmore, Pennsylvania, recently brewed a limited edition batch of Ecto-Cooler inspired beer called NectoCooler. They used grilled nectarines to add the citrus flavor to a sour wheat beer. Unfortunately for you and I, the beer was only availa... / Continue →
  • August 13, 2015
    Meet Okilly Dokilly, a Ned Flanders themed metal band out of Phoenix, Arizona. The 'world's only Nedal band' is playing their first show in their hometown September 5th and mentioned, "most of our songs are direct Ned quotes." This sounds promising. The inspiration behind th... / Continue →
  • August 11, 2015
    This is Sky Ladder, a pyrotechnic display created by Chinese artist Cai Guoqiang to celebrate his grandmother's 100th birthday. It was achieved by igniting a gunpowder-covered wire ladder danging some 500-meters (~1,640-feet) from a weather balloon. The result is spectacular,... / Continue →
  • July 29, 2015
    This is a house in Vietnam designed by architecture firm 07Beach with a separate set of stairs made especially for small dogs so they don't have to tackle the regular sized stairs. Some people really care about their pets. Other people walk their dogs and pretend to be textin... / Continue →
  • July 22, 2015
    The first six Star Wars movies are all being adapted into 24-page Little Golden Books so you can read Star Wars to your children before bed and give them SPACE DREAMS. They'll cost around $5 apiece ($3.74 on Amazon) and will be released July 28th. Are you going to get them al... / Continue →
  • July 14, 2015
    In news that will shake the hospitality industry to its very core, Virgin just opened its first hotel in Chicago and is selling mini-bar items at the same price you can buy them at the corner store. This marks the first time in history anybody will actually buy something from ... / Continue →
  • July 8, 2015
    This is the 14-foot LEGO Starcraft II battlefield built by a group of international LEGO/Starcraft fans. It includes all three races and a ton of buildings and battle units. It made me think about how LEGO should create their own tabletop game like Warhammer and sell a ton of... / Continue →
  • June 18, 2015
    This is a Samsung 'Safety Truck', an 18-wheeler with a live feed of what's in front of the truck being displayed on four screens in the rear so you know whether or not you're going to die trying to pass it. Not a bad idea. I'm all for increased road safety, but I'm also all f... / Continue →
  • April 14, 2015
    This is the conceptual PMS inspired ice cream packaging created by graphic designer Parker Jones. The packaging and ice cream flavors are supposed to reflect the three stages of PMS: Don't Come Near Me Rocky Road, I Need Some More Mint Chocolate Chip, and I Think I'm Dying St... / Continue →
  • April 2, 2015
    Apparently hiring strippers is becoming popular again at funerals in rural China. Wait -- how did it ever become UNpopular? That seems like something that should be popular from the beginning, and only get more popular as time goes on. But that's just me and I can appreciate... / Continue →
  • March 31, 2015
    So you can play Pac-Man in Google Maps right now by scrolling to an area with a lot of streets and clicking the Pac-Man icon in the lower left corner. I just spent thirty minutes eating ghosts in my neighborhood and I wouldn't change it for the world. Now I'm going to go play... / Continue →
  • March 2, 2015
    The World's First Plantable Coffee Cup is a Kickstarter campaign to produce biodegradable single-use coffee cups with seeds embedded in them that will grow when planted. Granted they're not actually the FIRST plantable coffee cups, because all coffee cups are plantable, they j... / Continue →
  • February 17, 2015
    Remember that 1989 Batmobile iPhone 6 case from earlier this month? Well now Crazy Case is back with this Back to the Future II time traveling DeLorean iPhone 6 case. It costs $50 and has headlights that flash when you get a call. Plus the pipes in the back light-up blue. P... / Continue →
  • February 5, 2015
    This is a series of bananas carved, cut and inked by artist Stephan Brusche to look like other things. He did a fantastic job. Still, I feel like it would be weird to be an artist and have somebody ask what medium you work in and have to tell them bananas. I mean, there's no... / Continue →
  • February 4, 2015
    This is the Dungeons and Dragons digital map setup created by Dungeon Master and Redditor Silverlight. My elven wizard approves. *steals ring of invisibility, raids Dungeon Master's fridge for beer and cold hotdogs* I recently ran a group of newbies through the new Dungeons ... / Continue →