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  • May 19, 2015
    This is a video from Zheijiang University of a new hydrographic printing process (previously) that allows the subject to be printed accurately, regardless of the distortion dunking a 3D object in the water would create. Smart words because I am dumb: The group calls this "com... / Continue →
  • April 30, 2015
    Because there will probably never be an official quiddich pong set, this is the $30 UNOFFICIAL quiddich pong set available from (where else?) Unofficialquiddichpong.com. It combines the rules of quiddich and beer pong, which you can read right HERE and decide whether you want ... / Continue →
  • March 27, 2015
    These are the Rainworks street art and games created in Seattle using stencils and water-repellant spray. For those of you who were unaware, Seattle is notorious for its rain. Here in Southern California? Not so much. Apparently we're supposed to run out of water in like a ... / Continue →
  • March 23, 2015
    This is the Severus Snape lady's coat made and sold by Etsy store EveningArwen. They cost $425 apiece and are custom sewn to your measurements. Obviously, it's best worn with nothing underneath. *waving magic wand* Abracanobra! "Wait -- is your wand a chopstick?" I ordere... / Continue →
  • February 19, 2015
    If you haven't already seen it (or have already seen it but still need a good cry today) this is a 14-minute video of all of Severus Snape's most important scenes from the Harry Potter movies played in chronological order. Of all the characters in the Harry Potter universe, Sn... / Continue →
  • December 5, 2014
    This is a promo video for the $174 PYRO Fireshooter designed by Adam Wilber and sold by Ellusionist. It's a device worn like a wrist-watch (except on the bottom of the wrist) that can be concealed under a long shirt and gives the illusion that you're shooting fireballs from yo... / Continue →
  • November 18, 2014
    This is everyone's least favorite sea witch Ursula parodying everyone's least favorite land witch by recreating her monster ass pic from the cover of PAPER. It is the work of artist Olga Andriyenko. Good God, with an ass like that we're literally just one Ursula twerk away fr... / Continue →
  • November 13, 2014
    This is a clip from The Carbonaro Effect on truTV of magician/prankster Michael Carbonaro convincing a newly hired temp at the fake company he works for that the office has a teleporting 'Officeport' machine that can return any small object that's been tagged with a 'teletag' s... / Continue →
  • October 29, 2014
    Because who hasn't dreamed of pretending they're banging Headmistress McGonagall or Snape at Hogwarts, this is the Harry Potter themed suite at the Georgian House Hotel in London. It costs £249 (~$400) a night, which is a small price to pay for getting to put on your robe and ... / Continue →
  • October 8, 2014
    This is a fan made preview for a live action Adventure Time movie. They're not actually making the movie, just this preview. Is that what Jake would really look like in real life? Because that's not what I imagined. He looks more like a sloth. Besides that, the story seems... / Continue →
  • September 30, 2014
    This is Sparked, a whimsical short video collaboration between Cirque Du Soleil and ETH Zurich and Verity Studios, featuring a man and a bunch of autonomous drone lampshades choreographed to dance around him. No computer graphics were used. Black magic? MAYBE. Definitely so... / Continue →
  • September 26, 2014
    This is the custom made 'Proposal' Magic: The Gathering card that Lindsey Loree used to propose to her boyfriend (links to his account of the story) in the middle of a game. He said yes. She also game him a Ring Pop. No word if he spotted the Ring Pop beforehand, but it woul... / Continue →
  • July 8, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE if you are into details. Me? I like everything as small and blurry as possible. This is a Sig Sauer P220 customized with a House Targaryen motif. It's the perfect gun for...Game of Thones fans? I dunno, I feel like they would be more into swords a... / Continue →
  • May 27, 2014
    These are a bunch of shots from Meredith Fahey and Joshua Votaw's wedding (all taken by photographer Candice Benjamin). It was Harry Potter themed. They both love Harry Potter so much. Just not as much as they love each other, which is why they tied the knot instead of one o... / Continue →
  • May 16, 2014
    This is a video of one of Vat19's 5-pound Gummi Bears producing a fireworks extravaganza in hot potassium chlorate. I remember my high school chemistry teacher was going to perform this same experiment. The only problem is he was going to use Watermelon Sour Patch Kids, and I... / Continue →
  • April 23, 2014
    Least fun trampoline ever. This is a video of a man cutting up a fallen tree, when the tree decides lying down isn't as relaxing as it originally sounded and gets back up. Or maybe jumping on that trampoline wasn't as fun as it thought. You know, when I lived in Virginia I c... / Continue →
  • April 21, 2014
    HogwartsIsHere is a website offering free online classes in magic and potions and all that other fun stuff that make-believe witches and wizards want to learn. Me? I learned the Killing Curse from another kid on the back of the short bus so I'm good on magic. Though it is si... / Continue →
  • April 15, 2014
    This is a video of juggler Lindzee Poi performing "Amelymeloptical illusions" using four rings. What the hell are "Amelymeloptical illusions?" No clue, but they clearly take some fairly powerful magic to conjure. Does Lindzee dabble in the dark arts? One mentally deficient ... / Continue →
  • March 24, 2014
    This is a video of magician Jose Ahonen showing dogs a treat, then making it disappear right in front of their eyes. They get so confused. I would have just bitten his fingers and considered that my treat. Mmmm, human sausage. By a show of hands, how many of you still peel... / Continue →
  • February 27, 2014
    This is the crystal ball that was sitting in a window sill that refracted a ray of sunlight AND set a home's curtains on fire. Or was it the work of the sorceress trapped inside? "It was probably just the ball." Sure, but it COULD have been the sorceress. Mick Boyle, fire... / Continue →