Archive for February 6th, 2008

Urbana Money

According to a City of Urbana (IL) website, in 1933When Illinois [closed] its  banks in the depths of the Great Depression, the Urbana Association of Commerce [issued] "Urbana money," which [was] used...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/urbana-money/

The Muppet Presidential Candidates

[YouTube Link] A slideshow lining up the Democratic and Republican Presidential candidates with their respective Muppet identities, set to the tune of the Muppet theme music. 1 minutes, 5 seconds long. Via Iron...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/the-muppet-presidential-candidates/

Wilkinson Sword Advertisement Trailer

This has got to be one of the funniest advertisement trailer I've seen in a while. Notice of the baby's facial expressions. Hilarious! Link: Wilkinson.com Ad, Trailer...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/wilkinson-sword-trailer/

The ABCs of Love

(YouTube link) A personal Valentine from Phil Hansen (featured previously at Neatorama). He posted the lyrics and the elaborate process of writing the song and making the video at Goodbye Art. http://philinthecircle.c...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/the-abcs-of-love/

All-in-One Chicken Nugget and Soda Cup

Korean fast food chain BBQ Chicken has introduced the Col-Pop, a cup that holds both food and drink. The lower part of the cup holds soda, with an attached straw. The upper part holds chicken nuggets (and other foods i...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/all-in-one-chicken-nugget-and-soda-cup/

Have You Seen This Person?

The Royal Thai Police have released this sketch of a suspected bank robber. With a sketch like that, it shouldn't take too long before he or she gets caught. According to a report on the newsclip.be Japanese langu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/have-you-seen-this-person/

World's Strangest Tanks

Here is a huge list of some of the world's largest and strangest tanks ever built. You'll need to scroll down a bit to see them all. Link: Ramugita (deleted - shame on this blog for copying) Original Links: Par...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/worlds-strangest-tanks/

Neat Paper Toy

Just Piece Of Paper . Crazy Paper Toy. - video powered by Metacafe This is really neat. I tried it myself (takes a while the first time) and the more you use it the better it gets due to the paper being folded o...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/neat-paper-toy/

Today is the Day

A bizarre story told in pictures. Link -via The Presurfer...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/today-is-the-day/

Deep-sea Shark

This six-gill shark (Hexanchus) was filmed during a submersible dive off the northeast coast of Molokai at a depth of 1000m (3280ft). The 2 red laser dots are 6 inches apart, resulting in a length of about 18 ft for...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/deep-sea-shark/

Predator LEGO

Behold the coolest LEGO creation you'll see today: the insanely cool head of Predator space hunter by Brickshelf user MisterZumbi. The details are amazing: check out the dribble of green blood ...http://www.brickshelf.co...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/predator-lego/

Trivia: Teddy Roosevelt Sworn In Without a Bible

Theodore Roosevelt was the only U.S. President sworn in without a Bible.Ansley Wilcox, who owned the Wilcox Mansion where Roosevelt was inaugurated, wrote: "According to my best recollection no Bible was used, but P...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/trivia-teddy-roosevelt-not-sworn-in-on-a-bible/

Skelewags: Clever Urban Art

To ConceptArt Forum user chewie, the cracks in the pavement and discolorations in the concrete are but background to this fantastic series of urban artwork Skelewags [under construction, but it's promising] Now,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/skelewags-clever-urban-art/

The Downside of Living in Ireland

Christian Gehrke of I Spy ... blog is an American living in rural Ireland. As such, he has a unique perspective on how things are in the land of Éire that Irish people may not see:1. Farmers rule the road and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/the-downside-of-living-in-ireland/

How To Vampirize Gwen Stefani and Other Horror Photoshop Tricks

Original photo: The Sweet Escape Photos by Jill GreenbergThe Photoshop Roadmap has a, excellent list of 70 Horror, Blood and Gore Photoshop Effects and Brushes. Included is this tutorial on how to Vampirize Gwen Stefani...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/how-to-vampirize-gwen-stefani-and-other-horror-photoshop-tricks/

Happy Day Cake

You don't need any excuse to eat cake, just get one that says "Happy Day!" Found at The Sledgehammer - Version 2.0...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/happy-day-cake/

Quote: William James on Common Sense and Sense of Humor

"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing." - William James, American psychologist and philosopher (1842 - 1910)via Tombo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/06/quote-william-james-on-common-sense-and-sense-of-humor/






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