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  • February 8, 2016
    Why are you throwing money away? This is the old Macintosh Plus that Redditor HaHaBird modded into a trashcan. He cleverly replaced the computer's glass screen with a hinged acrylic panel, presumably to keep smells contained. My trashcan smells awful. I'm not sure what's in... / Continue →
  • January 21, 2016
    These are the West Village Corrugated Cans available for sale from Anthropologie. They're little (~20" x 15") rusted Oscar the Grouch trash cans that cost $148 (currently on sale for the low, low price of $99). For reference, I have never paid more than $8 for a trash can tha... / Continue →
  • September 17, 2014
    This is the helmet-cam footage of a Russian vigilante woman who picks up litter tossed by other motorists and throws it back in their cars. In the case of the screepcap above, what appears to be a McDonald's milkshake. Looks like you should have drank the whole thing, jerk! ... / Continue →
  • February 21, 2014
    This is the found object Cthulhu lamp sculpture crafted by French Canadian artist Karl Dupere-Richer. What a beautifully assembled pile of garbage. Want to bake your own Cthulhu? The ingredients!: ...one PVC patio chair, 14 chair feet, one flowerpot, one umbrella base, two... / Continue →
  • December 2, 2013
    James Howells of Wales is sad. Really sad. You see, James threw away a hard drive containing the 7,500 Bitcoins he purchased back in 2009. Now those Bitcoins are worth $7.5-million. If I were James I would be on top of a bridge right now. "Suicide?" Worse -- stuck in traf... / Continue →
  • July 30, 2012
    This is a series of sculptures from artist Sayaka Ganz of different animals created entirely from discarded plastic goods. Now look under my coffee table. That's a booger collection. She wants to "transmit a message of hope" through her sculptures; and does so by giving new-... / Continue →
  • July 24, 2012
    This is a video of a robotic trashcan on wheels that moves to catch everything you throw at it. That way you score a basket every time and don't feel like such a CLUMSY LOSER. Sure it would be way cheaper to roll your office chair over there and pick it up, but who wants to b... / Continue →
  • June 25, 2012
    Ever wonder what would happen if you threw a 30kg (~66-lb) box of trash (predominately food remnants) into a volcano from 80-meters (~262-feet)? Me too! Man, I get bored and think of all kinds of shit. Like, what would happen if you got struck by lightning while holding fire... / Continue →
  • February 16, 2012
    Note: Article edited to reflect it's SWITZERLAND that's responsible for the project, not Sweden. After skimming the article I thought Sweden and wrote Swedes, NOT because I thought Swedes come from Switzerland. Derder, Switzers come from Switzerland. The Swiss, best known fo... / Continue →
  • May 11, 2011
    GOD, WHY DO YOU GARBAGE MEN ALWAYS DRIVE BY WITHOUT EMPTYING MY BIN? "Because, that, sir, isn't the bin we're looking for." Thank you, thank you, I'll be here all week or at least until management realizes I wasn't booked and don't know shit about comedy. Custom R2-D2 Garbag... / Continue →