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  • April 21, 2015
    This is Diane's Bare-Hearted Glassfrog, a newly discovered and described species of translucent-bellied frog that lives in the Talamanca Mountains of Costa Rica. It also looks like Kermit the Frog. You think Kermit faked his own death to get away from Miss Piggy and go live i... / Continue →
  • April 6, 2015
    This is the yogurt, canned peach half and apple slices that Redditor dwimback disguised as an egg and fries to trick his kids. Looks like a healthy breakfast. You know what I had for breakfast? Breakfast, LOL -- what does it look like I'm living here, a healthy lifestyle? I... / Continue →
  • April 2, 2015
    This is a video of Muppet footage edited by Mylo The Cat to make the characters appear to perform Digital Underground's 'Humpty Dance' (previously: the Beastie Boys' 'So Watcha Want', Naughty By Nature's 'Hip Hop Hooray' and Biz Markie's 'Just A Friend'. Are they taking reques... / Continue →
  • March 31, 2015
    This is the $850 MacBook Air inspired toilet seat made and sold by design firm Pinkhouse. The cover is laser-cut from 12-guage steel and can be powder-coated to your color preference. For reference, $850 is just about $830 too much to pay for a toilet seat. If all toilet sea... / Continue →
  • March 27, 2015
    This is the series of four 'On The Rocks' glasses available from UncommonGoods ($48 for the set). Each 13oz glass is wrapped with a photorealistic closeup of a different kind of stone taken by photographer Barry Rosenthal. If dropped, they will still shatter though, because t... / Continue →
  • March 24, 2015
    These are the McDonald's French Fry Gloves designed by Dallas advertising agency Moroch. Presumably to use in a hidden video ad campaign to prove McDonald's French fries are so appealing that people can and will bite off the fingers of a stranger if they even remotely look lik... / Continue →
  • March 18, 2015
    This is the super realistic looking Nintendo console cake made by Australian bakery Cara Mia Cake for a couple's wedding. The couple choose a Nintendo for their wedding cake because they connected and fell in love over video games. Me? I connect and fall in love over Olive G... / Continue →
  • March 2, 2015
    This is the Hippopotamus Chair (plus BONUS rhino beetle, toad and whale tail ones) designed and built by Maximo Riera (previously: his octopus chair). I would love to have that in my apartment. Mostly because I don't have any chairs right now and have to sit on the floor. Wh... / Continue →
  • February 26, 2015
    Because you're that parent, this is a baby bottle that looks like a little beer bottle. Available for pre-order from Fred & Friends for $12, the Lil Lager Baby Bottle makes the perfect intro into beer for your youngster. After all, it's only a couple more years before they ca... / Continue →
  • February 18, 2015
    This is The Cool Baby, a 32-oz insulated flask hidden inside the body of a baby doll in a baby frontpack. It's currently a far-from-funded Kickstarter project that looks like it's not going to make it. I can't say I'm surprised, the fact the baby is so obviously fake ruins th... / Continue →
  • February 16, 2015
    This are the Adventure Time themed Dr. Martens coming out next month (available for pre-order in both men's and women's HERE). They cost $130 - $150 depending on the style and come in Jake, Finn, and little pictures of both. I have never owned a pair of Dr. Martens. Or JNCOs... / Continue →
  • February 11, 2015
    Whiskey Bullets ($45) are pieces of milled stainless steel in the shape of bullets that you put in the freezer, then add to your favorite sipping drink to chill it without dilution. There's nothing really special about them compared to the other carved rock and metal drink chi... / Continue →
  • February 10, 2015
    Note: Larger version HERE in case you're looking for a new desktop background and/or want to see if you can spot any bunnies humping in the bushes (I had no luck). This is 'Eye Of The Waterfall', a photo taken by photographer Jarred Decker of an Oregon waterfall that looks s... / Continue →
  • February 5, 2015
    This is a beautiful stop-motion video created by animator Jon Rolph of an artist (presumably himself) producing a Mondrian replica by painting with LEGO bricks. You know, I wish I had the patience to make stop-motion videos because I have some GOOD IDEAS. "Let's hear them." ... / Continue →
  • January 28, 2015
    This is Darth Gummi, a full-scale replica of Darth Vader's helmet covered with over 1,000 Gummi Bears by artist CrummyGummy, who may or may not actually earn a living covering things with Gummi Bears (do my couch next!). Never thought you'd see a Gummi Bear Darth Vader helmet,... / Continue →
  • January 28, 2015
    Remember those animal face with ears panties made by Etsy store Knickerocker? Well now they're back with these cupcake panties. They have frills and look like cupcakes and cost $45 a pair. Obviously, probably not the best choice for period panties. Just being honest. I lik... / Continue →
  • January 21, 2015
    This is the 1977 Kenner Star Wars Millennium Falcon toy that was stuffed with the guts of a Technics SL-1200 turntable by Marco Garza. It makes the perfect record player for listening to John Williams' original Star Wars score. Or Pink Floyd's Dark Side Of The Moon. It's a r... / Continue →
  • January 7, 2015
    The Bark Knight, get it? Because trees have bark on them. Growing up in Alabama we called that tree-skin. This is the carved wood Batman sculpture created by artist Thomas Earing, who, based on his name, I'm surprised doesn't dabble in jewelry instead. The Batman carving s... / Continue →
  • December 31, 2014
    This is the Death Star II fire pit created by an 84-year old grandfather to give to his grandkids for Christmas. The superweapon started as two propane tank ends welded together, then was cut into the Death Star II's iconic, unfinished shape from Return of the Jedi. So, are t... / Continue →
  • 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 →