Archive for February 23rd, 2008

Star Wars According to a Three Year Old.

This girl must have watched Star Wars Episode IV (the original) about 30 times to be able to give such a great review. Hit Play, or go to the Link (YouTube), to watch this adorable girl. I don't know how much the d...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/star-wars-according-to-a-three-year-old/

Retro Sabotage

Retro Sabotage is a collection of classic arcade games with a twist. I would tell you what the twist is, but it’s different for each game. The Pac Man games made me laugh! The Tetris game called Compromise is a chall...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/retro-sabotage/

Looting in Belgrade

I love the fact that YouTube has become a truly global and multilingual phenomenon and I'm fascinated by the videos that people around the world are watching that make it onto the Top 100 videos of today list on the si...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/looting-in-belgrade/

David Beckham Condom

Problem: poor condom salesSolution: Bend the rules and slap on a photo of soccer star David Beckham and watch the profits roll in ...Yes, it's true: a Chinese manufacturer named its cond...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/david-beckham-condom/

Smoke on the Water, Ancient Japanese Style by Ooedo No Hikeshi

Now this is cover version: Deep Purple's Smoke on the Water ... played in ancient Japanese style by Ooedo No Hikeshi. Excellent!Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] - via Cliff Pickover's Reality Carnival...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/smoke-on-the-water-ancient-japanese-style-by-ooedo-no-hikeshi/

Abe Lincoln in Pennies

Jeff Haber had been collecting pennies for 30 years, and this year, he decided to do something about his collection: he and his son Danny made a portrait of Lincoln out of 2,400 pennies (that's just $24!): Danny Habe...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/abe-lincoln-in-pennies/

Beer Barrel R2-D2 Steampunk Sculpture

Deviant Art user Amoebabloke made this super awesome steampunk beer-barrel R2-D2 sculpture: Link - via Boing Boing...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/beer-barrel-r2-d2-steampunk-sculpture/

Husband's "Rollicking" Woke Up Woman From Coma

Yvonne Sullivan, 28, fell into a coma during childbirth (after hearing that her newborn son died during a traumatic birth). Weeks later, after doctors told her husband that they might have to switch off her lifesupport m...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/husbands-rollicking-woke-up-woman-from-coma/

Stylish Floating Homes

German company Floating Homes, as its name implies, makes homes that float on water. But don't call them just plain ol' houseboats - these are sleek pieces of modern architecture: LinkLots more floating homes...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/stylish-floating-homes/

Rhizocephalans Will Ruin Your Sex Life

Particularly if you're a crab. As Kevin Zelnio at Deep Sea News explains, "Imagine you have a beach ball attached to your . . ." Um, yeah. Rhizocephala are curious creatures. They are actually in the Cirripedia, t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/rhizocephalans-will-ruin-your-sex-life/

Stump House

Kevin McKinney built a treehouse for his two daughters on top of an 8 foot wide Giant Redwood stump. The house has a cantilevered porch, observation deck, sink, closet, and interior stalactites! McKinney is documenting...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/stump-house/

Dog Pranks Master by Hiding Truck

(Live Leak link) Charles McCowan parked his truck in front of a convenience store, leaving his dog Max inside. When he came out, the truck was gone! McCowan called police to report the theft. Officers found the truck...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/dog-pranks-master-by-hiding-truck/

Balloon Not Exploding in Slow-Mo

Water balloon exploding in slow-mo is so last year! Here's something just as cool: a water balloon NOT exploding in slow-mo.Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] - via Bits & Pieces...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/balloon-not-exploding-in-slow-mo/

The Last Handwritten Newspaper in Asia

The Last Calligrapher is a film by Premjit Ramachandran about The Musalman, the only handwritten paper in Asia that still operates today (it got started in 1927). "For centuries, handwriting was the def...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/the-last-handwritten-newspaper-in-asia/

Tomatica, Tomato-Based Font

Move over, Helvetica! Here comes Tomatica, the font made from ... Heinz tomato ketchup! Also available are gelventica (made with a L'Oreal hair gel) and heldentica (made with Aquafresh toothpaste).http://www.autobahn.nl/...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/tomatica-tomato-based-font/

Bach Bottle Music

Eskilstunarevyn, a Swedish comedy group, played Bach's Air using ... 31 (beer?) bottles! The bottles were filled with different volumes of water in order for each to produce a distinct note.Hit play or go to Link [YouT...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/bach-bottle-music/

Coconut Banjo

Ranjit Bhatnagar of Moonmilk was so inspired when he saw a 99-cent coconut at the supermarket that he bought it and made this awesome one-string coconut banjo! The frets are bamboo skewers - I tuned them by ear so th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/coconut-banjo/

Quote: Plato on Politics

"Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber." - Plato, Greek philosopher (424 - 348 BC)...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/quote-plato-on-politics/

George Clooney in Jelly Beans

Artist Roger Rocha was commissioned by Jelly Belly Gourmet Beans Company to immortalize George Clooney in ... 10,000 jelly beans!The piece - which features Cotton Candy beans for George's cheeks and Buttered Popcorn...

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/02/23/george-clooney-in-jelly-beans/
X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using this website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

I agree
 
Learn More