Archive for July 3rd, 2014

The Saddest Used Video Game Cover Ever

There are good ways to declare your love for your gamer girlfriend- build structures that spell out her name in Minecraft, tell her “I will always be your Mario, and you’ll always be a Peach to me”, or...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/The-Saddest-Used-Video-Game-Cover-Ever/

Man Creates Beautiful Songs From Dying Children's Heartbeats To Comfort Grieving Parents

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbTrbySS3fU](Video Link)Brian Schreck is a music therapist at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. For the past six months, he's been developing a new way to help parents gri...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Man-Creates-Beautiful-Songs-From-Dying-Childrens-Heartbeats-To-Comfort-Grieving-Parents/

Top Ten Party Tricks for 2014

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUlJSgYGmFw&list=PLbDYIZ0o1HPKFOag9YBn8G5BqBSuI6lzG]Youtube LinkGrant Thompson, a/k/a The King of Random, made a top ten list of party tricks from some of the "...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Top-Ten-Party-Tricks-for-2014/

Drunk Driver Leads Cops on High Speed Chase to Her Preferred Jail

(Photo: Scott Davidson)A police officer in Chickasha, Oklahoma saw a van driving about 5-10 miles over the speed limit. He decided to stop it. But the driver did not pull over. Instead, she began driving very quickly, le...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Drunk-Driver-Leads-Cops-on-High-Speed-Chase-to-Her-Preferred-Jail/

American Empire

[http://youtu.be/ASSOQDQvVLU] (YouTube link)CGP Grey tells us some things about the Unites States that most Americans don’t know. We got states, and we’ve got the District of Columbia, but there’s also...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/American-Empire/

Two Girls Show up at High School Graduation as Boxed Life-Size Barbies

(Photo: Alyssa Vincent)Paige Downton and Alyssa Vincent wanted to do something original for their graduation from Pasadena Academy in Pasadena, Newfoundland. So they built life-size boxes that look just...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Two-Girls-Show-up-at-High-School-Graduation-as-Boxed-Life-Size-Barbies/

Famous People You Would Never Recognize Out Of Context

Celebrities become so familiar to their fans that their famous faces are etched into the mind of their adoring public, but many celebrities are unrecognizable when shown without their signature “look”, such a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Famous-People-You-Would-Never-Recognize-Out-Of-Context/

Study: Most Men Would Rather Receive Electric Shocks Than Sit Quietly with Their Thoughts

(Jung at Heart t-shirt now on sale at the NeatoShop)Last week, we dared you to sit quietly and watch a 3 minute video in which nothing happened. A lot of you found it too difficult to endure.Can you sit quietly, alone, d...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Study-Most-Men-Would-Rather-Receive-Electric-Shocks-Than-Sit-Quietly-with-Their-Thoughts/

Funny Pictures of the Day - NeatoPicto June 3, 2014

Just Look at that Face! Dog Shaming Has No Effect Whatsoever With This Dog Love funny pictures? Check out tons more over at our LOLpic blog NeatoPicto:...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Funny-Pictures-of-the-Day-NeatoPicto-June-3-2014/

Rude Goldberg Machine

[http://youtu.be/JDcmnNssWDE] (YouTube link)Does it take something out of a Rube Goldberg contraption when it’s animated? Maybe, however, this one is relatively short and has a twist at the end. It’s not real...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Rude-Goldberg-Machine/

Sled Dogs in Training

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4PYhqcuY7E]YouTube LinkGoPro filmed this trainer at Nature Trails in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany as he keeps these 17 Siberian Huskies at the ready for...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Sled-Dogs-in-Training/

The Different Words Americans And Brits Use For The Same Things

Finally, when a British traveler is injured in America and needs something to stop the bleeding they should ask for some aid- a Band-Aid that is:These charts might be just what we need to bring our two countries together...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/The-Different-Words-Americans-And-Brits-Use-For-The-Same-Things/

Batman Bow Ties

This is a brilliant fashion concept that should have been obvious, but it took the inspired mind of Dulce Calaveritas to develop it. She makes a wide variety of geeky bow ties. Her Batman ties are, thoug...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Batman-Bow-Ties/

Apple Needs a Coffee Technician

Apple Computer has a job listing that doesn’t requires coding skills: making sure that those who do have plenty of coffee. The listing is for an “iCup Technician,” making it clear that...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Apple-Needs-a-Coffee-Technician/

Heavy Metal Construction

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPuI_pbCYOI](Video Link)This hilarious and bizarre video shows a headbanger rocking out while performing household demolition and construction. Whether he's laying bricks, plastering, mix...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Heavy-Metal-Construction/

Reverspectives

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eu1klHizoDM]YouTube LinkThis video captures (albeit with an unintended "shaky cam") an optical illusion effect called "Reverspectives." This artwork by Brian Weavers is o...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Reverspectives/

The Amazing Sand Bottles of Andrew Clemens

Photos via Cowan Auction These amazing sand bottles were made over 100 years ago by deaf mute artist Andrew Clemens (1857 - 1894) of McGregor, Iowa. The amazing pictures - each pixel is made from a grain...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/The-Amazing-Sand-Bottles-of-Andrew-Clemens/

A New Friend in Need at Kindergarten

[http://youtu.be/PclvpXg8CBc] (YouTube link)This little girl is having a hard time being away from Mommy on her first day at kindergarten in Taiwan. But she’s got a new friend who is determined to make it easier fo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/A-New-Friend-in-Need-at-Kindergarten/

Ten Fun Facts About Stand By Me

Stand By Me is one of those classic period piece flicks that makes you want to reminisce about the good old days, recounting tales of your youth to whoever is watching the movie with you, and it also helps remin...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Ten-Fun-Facts-About-Stand-By-Me/

How Railroad Tourism Created the Craze for Traditional Native American Baskets

If you find an authentic Native American basket in an antique store, you have a real find with a peculiar history. In fact, they were made for the tourist trade! From the time railroads were able to take tourists out Wes...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/How-Railroad-Tourism-Created-the-Craze-for-Traditional-Native-American-Baskets/

Electrical Tower Turned into a Stained Glass Lighthouse

(Photos: Wiki05, Klasse Löbbert)It had been merely an electrical tower: a functional work engineering. Then art students from Klasse Löbbert transformed this tower in Essen, Germany into a wonder of light...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Electrical-Tower-Turned-into-a-Stained-Glass-Lighthouse/

What Is It? game 334

It's Thursday, so you know what it means, Neatoramanauts: it's time for the What Is It? Game, brought to you by the wonderful What Is It? Blog.What is this thing in the picture? Your guess can win you a fre...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/What-Is-It-game-334/

Mick Jagger Makes Fun Of Upcoming Monty Python Reunion

The Monty Python boys are back and set to perform ten shows this July at the O2 Arena in London, and they’ve got an unusual spokesman spreading the news of their imminent arrival- Mick Jagger: (Video Link)...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Mick-Jagger-Makes-Fun-Of-Upcoming-Monty-Python-Reunion/

The Views From the Sunshine Canyon Residence

Boulder, Colorado is known for its amazing scenery and this gorgeous house only seven miles out of town really takes advantage of these views. The home on the slope has floor-to-ceiling windows to really help frame the n...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/The-Views-From-the-Sunshine-Canyon-Residence/

Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis: Restaurant Owners

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website or at Facebook.For ten years (1946-1956) Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were the hottest act in sh...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Dean-Martin-and-Jerry-Lewis-Restaurant-Owners/

The TSA on Instagram

You're packing for a relaxing summer getaway, but you have the nagging feeling you forgot something. For a perfect visual reminder of what your carry-on bag is missing, hop online and peruse the Transportation Se...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/The-TSA-on-Instagram/

This Amazing Performer Can Swallow a Snake Whole

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0MGeezh01RY](Video Link)And that's just his warm up! Liu Yuanfei, 52, has lived with snakes for 30 years. He can place snakes inside his body in truly surprising ways. For example, he can...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/This-Amazing-Performer-Can-Swallow-a-Snake-Whole/

Fun Entertainment Industry Job - Destruction Supervisor

Visual effects artists have a wide variety of jobs to do, from simple Chroma Keying to making extreme weather look as real as possible, but there’s one viz fx job that looks like a whole lotta messy fun- the destru...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Fun-Entertainment-Industry-Job-Destruction-Supervisor/

Fourth of July by Rosa G

[http://youtu.be/aATHN5nD-i8] (YouTube link)Filmmaker and comedian Karla Solarte channels a rap artist for her ode to the most American of holidays. We have a new anthem for the Fourth of July! She may set a new fashion...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/Fourth-of-July-by-Rosa-G/

These World Cup Hot Dogs Will Fill You with National Pride and Heartburn

Even if you can't attend World Cup matches in person, you can still enjoy good stadium food and the comfort of your own couch. Grill up some hot dogs and turn on the TV set. But if you can make it to Brazil, visit the WD...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/07/03/World-Cup-Hot-Dogs/




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