Archive for September 22nd, 2015

You Are Free to Sing “Happy Birthday”

The song we know as  “Happy Birthday to You” has been around since the 19th century, with various lyrics. The version we know was first published in 1911, and was copyrighted in 1935. Warner/Chappell Mus...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/You-Are-Free-to-Sing-Happy-Birthday/

Two Kids Get Their Loose Teeth Pulled Out By Drones

If you tell a boy you're going to pull his tooth out with pliers he's sure to start screaming in terror, but tell him you'll be using a drone to extract the tooth and he's liable to start yelling with delight.Two guys ha...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Two-Kids-Get-Their-Loose-Teeth-Pulled-Out-By-Drones/

Protocol Blues - With Chewie On Lead Droid

Protocol Blues by StationjackHan was gettin' mighty tired of listening to Chewie jam out on his 3PO all night, especially because he kept playing that heavy psych song "Endorian Pilgrim" over and over again. He was like...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Protocol-Blues-With-Chewie-On-Lead-Droid/

Babies Suckling on Junk Food Remind Nursing Mothers to Eat Healthy

The Pediatric Society of Rio Grande in Brazil wanted to remind new mothers that, for the sake of the babies that they nurse, they should eat healthy food. Body paintings of junk food on the breasts of nursing mot...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Babies-Suckling-on-Junk-Food-Remind-Nursing-Mothers-to-Eat-Healthy/

The Potter Family History

Harry Potter fans know an awful lot about Harry, but very little about his family background. How did a kid who inherited magic powers end up with a Muggle name, anyway? As an orphan raised by Muggles, Harry him...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/The-Potter-Family-History/

Custom Keyboard System for All 1,000 Emojis

There are over 1,000 emojis in the world today. When trying to use one in a tweet or résumé, you can use menus and submenus on your smartphone to find the one you want. But that's not necessary on the keybo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Custom-Keyboard-System-for-All-1000-Emojis/

The Best Time to Grow a Beard

The best time to grow a beard is when they are in style, I guess, but that makes no difference at all if you can’t grow one. If you can’t by age 30, you probably never will. Luckily, you can hide that fact by...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/The-Best-Time-to-Grow-a-Beard/

A Disturbingly Honest Trailer for Peter Pan

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mi-cMWcXtBI](Video Link)The story of Peter Pan began as a play by J.M. Barrie. The most recent incarnation of it is Pan, a movie to be released on October 9. But probably most of...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/A-Disturbingly-Honest-Trailer-for-Peter-Pan/

How Well Do You Know Your Toes?

Here’s something you’ll certainly want to try when you get home from work. Take your shoes off, lay on the bed, close your eyes, and have a loved one touch your toes one at a time in more or less random order...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/How-Well-Do-You-Know-Your-Toes/

Longhorn Cow Performs Tricks Like a Dog

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKJVhLm0MEk](Video Link)Gallorette is a cow that, until recently, lived at Premier Longhorns ranch in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Her human has taught her to perform tricks in exchange for...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Cow-Performs-Tricks-Like-a-Dog/

Disney Princesses Drawn In The Style Of Adventure Time

The Disney Princesses seemed a lot cooler before that amazing animated fantasy series Adventure Time came along and showed us what it actually means to be an awesome princess.Princess Bubblegum made the Candy Pe...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Disney-Princesses-Drawn-In-The-Style-Of-Adventure-Time/

Theory vs. Hypothesis vs. Law… Explained!

A TV detective may say “I have a theory that the murderer may be someone in this room.” The way he’s using the word “theory” isn’t the way the word is used in science. The words &ldquo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Theory-vs-Hypothesis-vs-Law-Explained/

A Huge Gallery Of Celebrities In Halloween Costumes

Celebs are used to dressing up for roles, and getting all fancied up for awards night, but when they get dressed up for Halloween most stars spare no expense on their costume.It makes sense that someone who has access to...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/A-Huge-Gallery-Of-Celebrities-In-Halloween-Costumes/

How Cats Won the Internet

What is it about cat videos that we love so much? They make up a substantial part of the internet, and a good one can make a cat into a famous celebrity and make its owner rich. Maria Bustillos wrote a thoughtful essay t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/How-Cats-Won-the-Internet/

Boy Meets Girl - Haruhi Is New At This, If You Couldn't Tell

Boy Meets Girl by RegLapidHaruhi has an important job to do, and without her the SOS Brigade would not exist, but while she's busy hunting down aliens, ESPers and travelers from another time she has forgotten to look fo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Boy-Meets-Girl-Haruhi-Is-New-At-This-If-You-Couldnt-Tell/

What's The Difference Between A $20 Ukulele And One That Costs $1000?

The ukulele will forever be known as the sound of the Hawaiian islands since that's where the stringed instrument, a modified version of a Portuguese machete, originated. People around the world have fallen in love...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Whats-The-Difference-Between-A-20-Ukulele-And-One-That-Costs-1000/

Giant Pumpkin Weighs Over a Ton

New leader for pumpkins and new North American record - 2145.5 pounds by Gene McMullen pic.twitter.com/YFQULjzLDP— GPC (@GPCpumpkin) September 19, 2015Gene McMullen set a new North American record with his 2145-p...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Giant-Pumpkin-Weighs-Over-a-Ton/

Perfectly Timed Photos Show Basketball Player Dunking the Sun

The energy drink brand Red Bull commissioned photographer Dustin Snipes to show professional basketball player Anthony Davis performing a miraculous feat: dunking the sun into the net. Snipes and Davis made not only one,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Perfectly-Timed-Photos-Show-Basketball-Player-Dunking-the-Sun/

Grandmas Get Disney Princess Makeovers

Do you recall the Italian grandmas who reviewed Olive Garden food? They’re back! And they’re getting Disney Princess makeovers.[https://youtu.be/9FQde0alsUk] (YouTube link)You may think this is a silly concep...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Grandmas-Get-Disney-Princess-Makeovers/

9 Things You Must do to Your Home in Fall

Fall is my favorite time of year not only because the air is crisp and the weather is finally not hot anymore, but also because Halloween is coming. But that nice weather isn't going to last long and if you live somewher...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/9-Things-You-Must-do-to-Your-Home-in-Fall/

Cat Predation in England

The following is an article from The Annals of Improbable Research.Investigators on the trail of murderous felinesby Csikszentmihalyi Aeiou, Improbable Research staffThe UK has been especially prone to...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Cat-Predation-in-England/

Trippy Video Shows Alice in Wonderland Remixed in the Styles of Famous Artists

Gene Kogan offers this clever and fresh take on Disney's Alice in Wonderland by editing the tea party scene to reflect the styles of famous artists. They are, in order:Pablo PicassoGeorgia O’KeeffeS.H. Raz...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Trippy-Video-Shows-Alice-in-Wonderland-Remixed-in-the-Styles-of-Famous-Artists/

Investigating Father Damien’s Miracle

Father Damien was a Belgian Catholic priest who went to the Hawaiian island of Molokai to minister to the patients of the leper colony in 1873. He served there until he died -of leprosy- in 1889. Father Damien became Sai...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Investigating-Father-Damiens-Miracle/

Warning: Do Not Look the Sculpture in the Eyes

That's what the sign at the museum said. Naturally, that's the first thing that visitors tried to do.This is Do Not Look into the Eyes, an interactive sculpture by Norwegian artist Erik Pirolt....

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Warning-Do-Not-Look-the-Sculpture-in-the-Eyes/

A Polar Bear Cub and Her Bucket

A bucket can be a wonderful toy for an animal, as a certain walrus could tell you. Cats, too. This 8-month-old polar bear cub at the Maruyama Zoo in Japan has her favorite toy out to play with. But why does it have a hol...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/A-Polar-Bear-Cub-and-Her-Bucket/

Stuck In The Middle With You - What's One Ear When You've Got Replaceable Parts?

Stuck In The Middle With You by Alberto ArniThat spud had a feeling that something wasn't right, and when that clown standing next to him pulled something sharp out of his pocket Mr. Potato Head began to pray to the veg...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/Stuck-In-The-Middle-With-You-Whats-One-Ear-When-Youve-Got-Replaceable-Parts/

The Selfie Spoon

Modern humans struggle with two compelling needs: eating and taking selfies. For far too long, we've had to choose between the two, pausing from shoving food into our maws to take pictures of said food and post them to s...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/22/The-Selfie-Spoon/
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