Archive for December 19th, 2014

Ice Formations on a Slovenian Mountain Top

Photographer Marko Korosec climbed Mount Javornik in eastern Slovenia after a storm and found this icy, wind-swept wonderland at the site of a ski center. Korosec estimated the ice spikes seen here to be&n...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Ice-Formations-on-a-Slovenian-Mountain-Top/

The Heroes Of Ooo - Two Awesome Bros, One Big Adventure

The Heroes Of Ooo by Tom TragerWhen the sun sets on the Land of Ooo the citizens, whether candy, critter or mutant, feel a bit safer knowing that Finn and Jake are out there spanking bad guy buns and making everything t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Heroes-Of-Ooo-Two-Awesome-Bros-One-Big-Adventure/

39 Dishes from the First Christmas Menu, Published in 1660

If you want to try something new for Christmas dinner, you might try something very old. However, you’ll need to have a particularly carnivorous guest list.The first known suggested menu for Christmas dinner was fr...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/39-Dishes-from-the-First-Christmas-Menu-Published-in-1660/

Geeky Vinyl Record Clocks

The HobbitGreg Durt makes clocks inspired by pop culture. His source material consists of old vinyl records, which he has cut precisely to reveal scenes from Doctor Who, The Walking...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Geeky-Vinyl-Record-Clocks/

Virgil the Poodle vs. the Electric Toothbrush

[http://youtu.be/wgRmTIf_7OI]YouTube LinkVirgil the standard poodle must be a major fan of oral hygiene via the electric toothbrush. Every time the brush is switched on, Virgil shows his teeth. Surely he...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Virgil-the-Poodle-vs-the-Electric-Toothbrush/

The Best Literal LOLS in Cake Wrecks History

A “literal LOL” happens when a bake shop clerk writes down instructions for a custom cake, and then the decorator takes them a bit too literally -as in writing the instructions on the cake in icing. Jenn Yate...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Best-Literal-LOLS-in-Cake-Wrecks-History/

A Complete Ranking of Every Adaptation of A Christmas Carol

(Image: BBC)Charles Dickens's novella A Christmas Carol has captivated audiences for over 170 years. It has inspired many film adaptations and special episodes of television shows. Leah Schnelbach of Tor ha...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/A-Complete-Ranking-of-Every-Adaptation-of-A-Christmas-Carol/

The Mundane and the Weird: British News Headlines

We are always looking for weird news stories to pass along to you. It’s an easy shortcut to check British news sites for that sort of thing -yet you have to sift through the many local stories that leave you with a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Mundane-and-the-Weird-British-News-Headlines/

Crappy Winter Wonderland Forced To Close After Just One Day

(Image Link)When families go out looking for a place that evokes that old time Christmas feeling, chances are they’re looking for something far better than the so-called Magical Winterland in Harrogate, UK, the att...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Crappy-Winter-Wonderland-That-Closed-After-Just-One-Day/

1782: The American Plot to Kidnap the Future King of England

(Painting of King William IV by Sir Martin Arthur Shee)Prince William Henry was the son of George III, the King of Great Britain and Ireland and the man whom the United States Declaration of Independence called a tyrant...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-American-Plot-to-Kidnap-the-Future-King-of-England/

Wooden Calvin & Hobbes Snowmen

New 6ft long #calvinandhobbes #melting snowmen for my porch. Been real lazy lately with #painting stuff, so this week Im gonna try to step up my game and be real productive starting with the last snowmen piece Im in...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Wooden-Calvin-Hobbes-Snowmen/

Gingerbread Borg Cube

Resistance is futile. You will be decorated. We will add your gastronomical and decorative distinctiveness to our own. Jenn Fujikawa of Nerdist will contribute to the Borg conquest of all life with this cookie as...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Gingerbread-Borg-Cube/

Over 9000 - The Battle For Bananas

Over 9000 by DonnieThe minions were all involved in an epic dragon ball fighter storyline which had gone super saiyan, and one little minion was said to have the highest banana fueled strength score in the compound. Sca...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Over-9000-The-Battle-For-Bananas/

The Craziest Fast Food Creations Of 2014

(Image Link)2014 was a good year for adventurous eaters, especially those who don’t snub offerings from fast food restaurants.The fast food inventions created in 2014 were quite unique, with original hybrid tastes...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Craziest-Fast-Food-Creations-Of-2014/

A Day in the Life of a Cartoonist

(Joel Watson/Hijinks Ensue)To be an artist is to commune with the collective unconscious, giving to and sharing from the universal body of narrative which flows through the human experience. To reduce th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/A-Day-in-the-Life-of-a-Cartoonist/

The Paper Mache Creations of Dan Reeder

Dan Reeder (featured previously at Neatorama for a Maleficent wall mounted piece) is an artist from Seattle who has been making these detailed paper mache characters for 40 years. His technique, shown in the video b...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Paper-Mache-Creations-of-Dan-Reeder/

Greatest Jenga Move Ever

[http://youtu.be/aS10mmDvDCs] (YouTube link)Well, maybe the greatest human Jenga move ever. It’s hard to beat the video of a cat playing Jenga. Still, this young lady deserved 15 minutes of fame for this g...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Greatest-Jenga-Move-Ever/

Bizarre Hanukkah Gifts Found On Etsy

Hanukkah is in full swing, and that means it’s time for merchandisers and retailers to cash in on yet another religious holiday by peddling some cheap quality crap! But how can someone who doesn't agree with the co...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Bizarre-Hanukkah-Gifts-Found-On-Etsy/

Rejected Christmas Card Design

Killhouse was asked to design a Christmas card for his office. They nixed his first idea, despite the fact that it goes above and beyond to be all-inclusive and offend no one. He said,This is the second, cleaned up, vers...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Rejected-Christmas-Card-Design/

The Adventures of Ruuxa and Raina

[http://youtu.be/MiAYHo5HWdI]YouTube LinkRuuxa the cheetah and Raina the Rhodesian ridgeback (featured previously at Neatorama) have grown up together since they were six and seven weeks old, respectivel...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-Adventures-of-Ruuxa-and-Raina/

Sticky Fingers: 6 Brazen Acts of Culinary Thievery

King Frederick inspects the potato crops. 1. POTATO PUSHERThe potato came to Europe in the late 1500s, but it wasn’t met with a warm welcome. Disregarded by most, it was first used only to...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Sticky-Fingers-6-Brazen-Acts-of-Culinary-Thievery/

Li Hongbo's Carved Knives

No, not carving knives, but carved knives. We've previously featured Li Hongbo's flexible paper sculptures. More recently, he exhibited these unusual sculptures at Contemporary by Angela Li, an art galle...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Li-Hongbos-Carved-Knives/

New Mama Kitten Adopts Abandoned Pit Bull Puppy

[http://youtu.be/MvogBydUd9E]YouTube LinkThis video from summer 2013 is just starting to get attention. A pit bull puppy only a few days old was found abandoned and came into the care of the Cleveland An...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/New-Mama-Kitten-Adopts-Abandoned-Pit-Bull-Puppy/

Nes'y Christmas - Classic Console Holiday Cheer

Nes'y Christmas by Gordon Brebner DesignsOld school gamers remember the feeling of unwrapping shiny new game cartridges on Christmas, and spending the rest of winter break trying to beat your new games before your frien...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/Nesy-Christmas-Classic-Console-Holiday-Cheer/

This Pizza Has 99 Different Types of Cheese

(Photo: Elite Daily)Like the legendary Prometheus, Johnny Di Francesco stands before us, offering humanity a chance to boldly advance forward. He's a chef in Melbourne, Australia and the inventor of this marvel: a *...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/This-Pizza-Has-99-Different-Types-of-Cheese/

The All-Star Musical Finale From The Final Episode Of The Colbert Report

[http://youtu.be/63eypz03Vhw] (YouTube link)The Colbert Report is no more. The final episode included a fitting tribute from his friends, a singalong to “We’ll Meet Again,” including everyone w...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/The-All-Star-Musical-Finale-From-The-Final-Episode-Of-The-Colbert-Report-2/

National Geographic Photo Contest 2014 Winners

 Image: Christian Miller, Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Australia | Honorable Mention, Nature categoryNational Geographic judges have selected the winning entries in their 2014 Photography Contest. T...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/19/National-Geographic-Photo-Contest-2014-Winners/




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