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  • December 18, 2014
    This is a small series of Nintendo video games imagined as the covers of pulp fiction covers by artist Ástor Alexander (also, his deviantART page). This is Metroid here, but there's Super Mario and Zelda covers after the jump. Plus a bonus non-Nintendo one for Bioshock Infini... / Continue →
  • December 16, 2014
    This is a video detailing the build of a hobbit-hole litter box and Barad-dûr/Eye of Sauron cat-scratching tower for crazed Tolkien fan Misha and his cats Frodo and Sam (yes, seriously -- he even puts Frodo in a bag and calls him Frodo Baggins). Man, my cats would DESTROY that... / Continue →
  • December 15, 2014
    This is Ron Lim's cover of Silver Surfer Vol. 3 #20 recreated by Hollywood makeup artist Cris Alex, who painted a male model to appear as a 2-D comic book drawing. As you can clearly see unless you're some jerk internet commenter plagued by troll-vision, she did an amazing job... / Continue →
  • December 8, 2014
    This is the old CRT television cabinet that Redditor matttheman11 turned into an aquarium that looks like Jerry's apartment from Seinfeld (full step-by-step plans of the build HERE). The fish that live in the aquarium are even named after the four major cast members, plus Newm... / Continue →
  • December 5, 2014
    These are the Milli Chairs designed by Duffy London. They were inspired by millipedes. They cost $2,350 apiece or $3,900/pair. For reference, $2,350 is more money than I will pay for all the furniture I will ever buy in my entire life. You know what this couch cost? The pr... / Continue →
  • November 28, 2014
    This is the 59" X 79" Millennium Falcon Area Rug (available on Amazon for $80, ThinkGeek for $100, and probably other places for I don't know how much). It's a rug that looks like the Millennium Falcon. Now I want you to close your eyes and imagine this thing in front of a ro... / Continue →
  • November 26, 2014
    This is the Planetary Glass Set being sold by ThinkGeek ($50). It features all nine planets of the solar system (f*** yeah, Pluto -- low-five!) and the sun. The eight "real" planet glasses are all 10-oz, the Sun is 16-oz, and Pluto is 4-oz. So, which one do you want to drin... / Continue →
  • November 25, 2014
    What do you say -- sleep between my buns? Remember that pizza bedding set? Well now there's a cheeseburger version (available HERE for around $80). I'll tell you what: instead of big spoon/little spoon, I'll pretend to be a pickle and you pretend to be a jalapeno. Then we'l... / Continue →
  • November 20, 2014
    This are the LEGO Statler and Waldorf figures built by LEGOmaniac grubaluk. He did a great job. You know, I love Statler and Waldorf, I see a lot of myself in them. They're just such... "Jerks." Yeah, sure, but like, loveable jerks, right? Like me? loveable jerks? Why are... / Continue →
  • November 18, 2014
    This handsome little devil is Zeus, a blind Western Screech Owl that lives at the Wildlife Learning Center in Symlar, California. That's only 30 minutes away, so I'm going to go visit him. We will become best friends, and live happily ever after in the highest tower of the ca... / Continue →
  • November 3, 2014
    This is a Viking longboat inspired conference table. That's really all the information I have except those chairs look like they suck but I would still love to sit at the head or tail of that thing yelling at the rest of my coworkers. AND WE'RE GOING TO BURN OUR COMPETITION T... / Continue →
  • October 30, 2014
    This is the base of a tree in Rabat, Morocco that looks like a dragon's head. Personally, I think it looks more like a water serpent's head, but what do I know? I'm only a wizard who's been breeding dragons for centuries. Which means I DO know that doesn't look like a dragon... / Continue →
  • October 23, 2014
    These are the realistic cacti cupcakes created by baker Alana Jones-Mann. She has a tutorial on her website HERE in case you want to try making some yourself. Granted yours will not look as good, but at least you tried. Here's what I'm going to do: bake some cactus cupcakes ... / Continue →
  • October 16, 2014
    Tony Dighera of Cinagro Farms in Ventura County, California, has spent the last four years developing the perfect mold to grow these Frankenstein's monster faced pumpkins in. This year was his first successful commercial harvest, producing 5,500 molded pumpkins, which he sold ... / Continue →
  • October 13, 2014
    These are the stress relief mushrooms being sold by FireBox. They come in Fly Agaric (pictured above), enoki, king trumpet and matsutake varieties, and cost $9.50 apiece. Most of them look like penises. They make the perfect de-stresser for the person who's always dreaming o... / Continue →
  • October 10, 2014
    This is the giant carved oak scorpion chair designed and built by Russian artist Vyacheslav Pakhomov. You can buy one for around $5,400. Don't have $5,400 to spend on a giant wooden scorpion chair? WELCOME TO THE CLUB. We meet behind the grocery store and go dumpster diving... / Continue →
  • October 9, 2014
    This is the Coppelius Chair designed by Yaara Dekel to cast the shadow of an evil face when light is hitting it from the right direction. Are you thinking what I'm thinking? "It would be cool if you were sitting in it and lit a fart to make it breathe fire?" What? No. Tha... / Continue →
  • September 29, 2014
    These are the skull-shaped pizza rolls made by Beth at Hungry Happenings using a 3-D skull baking pan. You can buy the pan HERE and follow Beth's recipe to make the pizza rolls HERE. Alternatively, throw a box of Totino's Pizza Rolls in the oven, pass out drunk on the sofa, a... / Continue →
  • September 24, 2014
    These are the $10 Classic Video Game Controller Silicon Molds (well technically these are chocolates made with the molds -- there's a shot of the actual mold after the jump) sold by ThinkGeek. Each mold makes two NES, Genesis and Playstation controllers. You can use them to m... / Continue →
  • September 11, 2014
    In a move to try to get me to part with my hard earned (technically stolen) money, Nintendo has announced a special edition 3DS XL that looks like an oldschool NES controller. Plus the box it comes in actually looks like a Nintendo console (but who cares because you're going t... / Continue →