Archive for May 23rd, 2014

Artist Brings Desserts To Life By Giving Them Legs

There’s something about Camila Valdez's sculptural creations that reminds me of a dream I once had, a dream that quickly turned into a nightmare, a dream that taught me never to eat sweets before bed...Camila creat...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Artist-Brings-Desserts-To-Life-By-Giving-Them-Legs/

Ferrari Pickup Work Truck

It's both beautiful and horrible. The London Motor Group has converted a 1989 Ferrari 412 sports car into an El Camino-like work truck. They made it for the History Channel show Ultimate Wheels....

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Ferrari-Pickup-Work-Truck/

Risky Business: Towing Icebergs

An industry was born out of the R.M.S. Titanic's collision with a 500,000-ton iceberg, which famously ripped the holes in the hull of the ship that were her downfall. After the Titanic tragedy in 1912, a group of No...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Risky-Business-Towing-Icebergs/

How Rich is Bill Gates?

[http://youtu.be/B2inExgT77s] (YouTube link)We know Bill Gates is the richest man in the country, and sometimes the world. In fact, he's spending his retirement giving it away to programs that help the poorest people in...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/How-Rich-is-Bill-Gates/

The Dog Next Door - Definitely Not Just A Man In A Dog Suit

The Dog Next Door by Moysche DesignShe was starting to come between him and his favorite talking dog, and things had begun to take a surreal turn in both of their lives. What was it about this particular dog that made h...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/The-Dog-Next-Door-Definitely-Not-Just-A-Man-In-A-Dog-Suit/

The Horror of Green Eggs and Ham

(Zach Weinersmith/SMBC Comics)I do not like them, Sam-I-Am! I still remember the truth!The unnamed character who represents the audience does not say this. He does not escape--cannot escape--bec...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/The-Horror-of-Green-Eggs-and-Ham/

What If Riding On The Subway Was Like An Episode Of Ren & Stimpy?

(Video Link)Riding the subway can be an extremely surreal affair, with a cast of characters that changes nightly and a prevailing chaos factor in the air that can really get under your skin, and when you ride the train a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/What-If-Riding-On-The-Subway-Was-Like-An-Episode-Of-Ren-Stimpy/

Scrambled Summaries are Comedy Gold

Bob Lannon looked at his TV’s Netflix app and saw nonsensical descriptions of movies. A bug in the app caused the summaries to be scrambled -in the most amusing way! The A.V. Blog tells us,The bug...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Scrambled-Summaries-are-Comedy-Gold/

New Baby 'Roo at Rhode Island Zoo

Rhode Island's Roger Williams Park Zoo joyously welcomed the birth of a Matschie’s Tree Kangaroo in October, 2013. Named Holly, the joey is one of only three births of this exceedingly rare species in the U.S....

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/New-Baby-Roo-at-Rhode-Island-Zoo/

Self Portrait Series Captures Photographer Falling From High Places

Photographers generally choose to keep themselves out of their own pictures, and those who choose to shoot self portraits generally shoot them in a controlled/studio setting.These are not those kind of self portraits, an...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Self-Portrait-Series-Captures-Photographer-Falling-From-High-Places/

Amazing Video: Man Catches Baby Who Falls out a Window

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBHIiXwzZhE](Video Link)Watch this fantastic catch by China's newest hero. A one-year old baby in Xiaolan, Zhongshan, Guangdong Province climbed out a window on the second...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Man-Catches-Baby-Who-Falls-out-a-Window/

Morgan Freeman Sucks Helium, Talks about Gravity

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCpsusTta4w](Video Link)Morgan Freeman narrates the science documentary series Through the Wormhole. That is proper, for Morgan Freeman should narrate everything that ever needs t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Morgan-Freeman-Sucks-Helium-Talks-about-Gravity/

Keyboard Cat Performs '96 Tears'

[http://youtu.be/LWOYM9R7QGE] (YouTube link)Charlie Schmidt, who found internet fame seven years ago when his 1984 film Keyboard Cat was made into a meme, has a new kitty hit! This cat is playing the 1966 hit song &ldquo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Keyboard-Cat-Performs-96-Tears/

Caracol Has A Cauliflower Head...And All The Answers We Need

(Video Link)You can tell the age of a cauliflower head by the length of their leaves, and the fullness of the white curd that makes up their main head, the specimen featured in this video appears to be about thirty seven...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Caracol-Has-A-Cauliflower-HeadAnd-All-The-Answers-We-Need/

Movies for Aliens

Think back to the comic about what TV programs aliens are watching from earth’s broadcasts. Then think about how many movies they may have caught in which a few humans from a planet that hadn’t even advanced...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Movies-for-Aliens/

Never Ending Adventure - It's Story Time!

Never Ending Adventure by HartzackRiding on a giant dog faced dragon, hanging out with a snail and a dapper peppermint candy, flying over fantasy kingdoms full of ice wizards and intrigue - now that's one heck of an adv...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Never-Ending-Adventure-Its-Story-Time/

Space Ventura--Fett Detective

Harrison Ford is getting a bit old to play Han Solo. Maybe he should turn the role over to Jim Carrey. James Hance painted this image mixing up Star Wars and Ace Ventura: Pet Detective....

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Space-Ventura-Fett-Detective/

A Proposal Four Years in the Making

[http://youtu.be/Bsz2Noi925M] (YouTube link)After their first date, Jack Hyer decided that he wanted to marry Rebecca Strellnauer -eventually. Over the next four years, while he made sure, he constructed an elaborate mus...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/A-Proposal-Four-Years-in-the-Making/

Mecha Panda

(Photo: unknown) Pandas were an endangered species. Now anyone who opposes them faces extinction. Beware of Mecha Panda, whom The Womb Mates refers to as “Godzilla’s next opponent.”-via The Gee...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Mecha-Panda/

Smart Birds Open Doors

[http://youtu.be/gs6n4XKApqc] (YouTube link)The Campus Bike Centre at the University of Victoria installed automatic motion-sensing doors to make it easy for cyclists to enter and exit without dismounting. It’s a b...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Smart-Birds-Open-Doors/

The Creator Of Adventure Time Is Running An RPG Through Twitter

Now that Pendleton Ward has brought his animated fantasy series Adventure Time to the small screen it’s hard to imagine a world without Finn and Jake protecting the Candy Kingdom from the likes of Lemongra...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/The-Creator-Of-Adventure-Time-Is-Running-An-RPG-Through-Twitter/

Phone Booths Are Back

Believe it or not, this is a “phone booth.” Redditor grains_of_paradise posted this picture of a new phone booth installed in his mother’s workplace. A phone booth in an office? Yep, bu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Phone-Booths-Are-Back/

Scientists Build Crocodile-Shaped Boats to Study Hippopotamus Poop

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are studying the water quality of the Masa River in Kenya. Approximately 4,000 hippopotamuses live in that river. On average, a hippo produces about 22 pounds of excrement every...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Scientists-Build-Crocodile-Shaped-Boats-to-Study-Hippopotamus-Poop/

20 Things You Might Not Know About The X-Men and Days of Future Past

X-Men: Days of Future Past opens nationwide today. It is the fourth seventh movie in the X-Men series, and begins a new story arc in the world of X-Men: First Class. If you haven’t spent...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/20-Things-You-Might-Not-Know-About-The-X-Men-and-Days-of-Future-Past/

1980's Newscasters Struggling To Explain Pac-Man

(Video Link)The gluttonous, pellet chomping ghost slayer known as Pac-Man has just celebrated his 34th birthday, and boy has he come a long way from the days of arcade mania and nightly news reporters claimin...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Supercut-Of-Newscasters-Struggling-To-Describe-Pac-Man/

11 of the Strangest and Coolest Hotels in the World

Are you too cool for school? You might feel like that if you spend the night in an elementary school classroom converted into a hotel room. Of course, when it comes to cool, it's hard to beat the ice hotel in Sweden, whi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/11-of-the-Strangest-and-Coolest-Hotels-in-the-World/

Knock Knock Knock Lenny!!! - Dave's Not Here, Man

Knock, Knock, Knock, Lenny!!! by LokuWhen that guy Lenny from across the hall comes knocking on your door it's hard to tell him to get lost, but you gotta hit him with the big bang "Slammo! Door shut right in the kisser...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Knock-Knock-Knock-Lenny-Daves-Not-Here-Man/

10 Questions Still Baffling Scientists

Science has done a terrific job of answering some of the world’s most difficult questions, but certain mysteries still elude researchers. How does gravity work? Can your pet fish really predict an earthquake?...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/10-Questions-Still-Baffling-Scientists/

Brain Implant Turns Man into Passionate Johnny Cash Fan

A 58-year old man with severe obsessive-compulsive disorder underwent deep brain stimulation--a procedure which placed an electrical implant in his brain. This implant sent impulses to selected areas of his brain. It wo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/Brain-Implant-Turns-Man-into-Passionate-Johnny-Cash-Fan/

How To Give A Commencement Speech In 8 Easy Steps

[http://youtu.be/J77wZbbtt4M] (YouTube link)The other day I suggested you go to NPR for inspiration in order to make a commencement speech. The same folks have simplified the process into eight simple steps. Follow these...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/05/23/How-To-Give-A-Commencement-Speech-In-8-Easy-Steps/








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