Archive for November 17th, 2015

The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year…

The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year for 2015 isn’t even a word. It’s an emoji, specifically the crying emoji you see here. It’s a whole new language.This year Oxford University Press have partnered...

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A Bike Can Tow This Amphibious Camper

(Photo: Daniel Durnin)Artist Daniel Durnin designed this unique recreational vehicle for the urban waterways and bikepaths of London. To enjoy the WaterBed, hook it up to a bicycle and tow it to a stream or canal. The pl...

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Catholic School Marching Band Performs A Medley Of New Wave Hits

Many New Wave hits have lyrics that could be seen as marching band related, like DEVO's Whip It which urges band members to get it straight and go forward, or The Fixx's Saved By Zero, which is how the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Catholic-School-Marching-Band-Performs-A-Medley-Of-New-Wave-Hits/

Not The Mama! - How Can Someone So Tiny Cause Such Big Trouble?

Not The Mama! by In Stank We TrustBaby dinosaurs are usually mighty attached to their mamas, which makes them more than a handful for their dino daddies, who are just trying to enjoy an evening at home in front of the b...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Not-The-Mama-How-Can-Someone-So-Tiny-Cause-Such-Big-Trouble/

This Hat-Wearing Bunny Leads the Good Life

Rocket News 24 introduces us to this lucky rabbit owned by Japanese Twitter user @goen0414. She won't be living a hard, cold life in the wild this winter. She's got a knitted bunny hat to keep her ears warm. And that's o...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/This-Hat-Wearing-Bunny-Leads-the-Good-Life/

LED Hand Lights Are The Latest Trend Among Biohackers

The latest phase in our quest to "enhance" the human body should be the subdermal installation of electric wiring, allowing a different kind of electricity to flow through our bodies and power onboard devices.But since w...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/LED-Hand-Lights-Are-The-Latest-Trend-Among-Biohackers/

A Surprise Little Mermaid Engagement Photoshoot

Rachel and Daniel are cosplayers. Daniel thoughtfully arranged for a photoshoot for her in her Ariel costume. But he also had a surprise planned. He showed up at the scene dressed as Prince Eric. While Rachel sat on the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/A-Surprise-Little-Mermaid-Engagement-Photoshoot/

Shut Up and Go to Sleep

[https://youtu.be/tWbcITRQHfA] (YouTube link)It’s a fact of life: children do not want to follow a schedule. Playing is too much fun to stop and go to sleep, and sleeping is too comfortable to bother wake up when i...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Shut-Up-and-Go-to-Sleep/

Skull Carved from a Meteorite

(Photo: Bonhams)The Los Angeles salesroom of Bonhams, an auction house firm, is offering what it claims is the largest meteorite sculpture in the world. It is Yorick, a sculpture named for the dead jester t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Skull-Carved-from-a-Meteorite/

An Honest Trailer for Star Wars

I can’t believe Screen Junkies hadn’t done this one already! For you youngsters, the movie they did an Honest Trailer for is now known as Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope. That’s a mouthful, but...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/An-Honest-Trailer-for-Star-Wars/

How to Fold a Fitted Sheet

(Truth Facts)It's not at all complicated, despite the elastic corners. So there's no reason for your fitted bedsheets to come out wrong if you just follow this simple procedure. Visitors to your home will be impressed wh...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/How-to-Fold-a-Fitted-Sheet/

Embarrassed by Selfie Sticks, Man Invents Extra Long "Selfie Arms"

You own a selfie stick, so people are inevitably avoiding you. Lifelong friends act like they're strangers. Your cat is even more indifferent than usual.The selfie boyfriend arm hardly seems like a step up. Its purpose i...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Embarrassed-by-Selfie-Sticks-Man-Invents-Extra-Long-Selfie-Arms/

What the Cast of Home Alone Has Been Up To for the Last 25 Years

Home Alone cast | Image: Twentieth Century FoxIt's been 25 years since audiences were introduced to Kevin McCallister. Kevin, played by Macaulay Culkin, was the mischievous boy on punishment who was left behind...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/What-the-Cast-of-Home-Alone-Has-Been-Up-To-for-the-Last-25-Years/

Jayne Cobb Wreath

He's the hero of Canton--the man they call Jayne. Wash understood the importance of Jayne's hat, which was a gift from the gunslinger's mother in the short-lived but much-loved TV series Firefly: "A man walks do...

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Splat Shop - One, Two, Three, Four, I Declare An Ink War!

Splat Shop by Coinbox TeesWhen you're ready to cover the competition with some colorful ink you should transform your game by visiting the Splat Shop, where Inklings go to get geared up! There you'll find a fantastic ar...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Splat-Shop-One-Two-Three-Four-I-Declare-An-Ink-War/

Russian Singer Burns His BMW Because It's Not Made In Russia

The West's relationship with Russia has been shaky at best since World War II, and when we're not arguing over who has the bigger nuclear missile we're pointing out what's wrong with life on the other side.Extremists on...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Russian-Singer-Burns-His-BMW-Because-Its-Not-Made-In-Russia/

Floating Pool Cuts Through House

A floating pool is one that creates an illusion of some sort. This one, set in a glass house in Thuringia, Germany, creates an illusion at both ends. On the outside, it juts out over an embankment and appears to continue...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Floating-Pool-Cuts-Through-House/

Ten Turkey Myths Debunked

I'm thankful my mom taught me how to cook an entire Thanksgiving meal from scratch, and over the years I've volunteered to "do Thanksgiving" time and time again simply to gain experience.And yet somehow I've been living,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Ten-Turkey-Myths-Debunked/

Finally! LEGO-Safe Slippers

(Photo: Piwee)It looks like an ordinary LEGO brick. But in the hands of a careless child, it becomes a dangerous weapon.If you're a parent, you know this because you've experienced the agony of stepping onto a LEGO brick...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Finally-LEGO-Safe-Slippers/

Breaking Bad in the Middle

It appears that after playing Hal in the TV series Malcolm in the Middle, the role of Walter White in Breaking Bad wasn’t that much of a stretch for Bryan Cranston. The UK arm of Comedy Central fo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Breaking-Bad-in-the-Middle/

Ten Useful Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows

[https://youtu.be/yZGjhA0B_Ws]YouTube LinkThis video provides ten handy keyboard shortcuts for Windows. I think most readers who use Windows will find one or more tips in here that they find useful. In the video are shor...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Ten-Useful-Keyboard-Shortcuts-for-Windows-2/

Maymo And Penny Are Perplexed By A Talking Pizza

Most dogs will scarf down a slice of pizza if you let them, but some dogs actually enjoy having a pizza party with their human friends.My hungry little mutt gets into party mode whenever I come walking through the front...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Maymo-And-Penny-Are-Perplexed-By-A-Talking-Pizza/

Extracting the Wrong Tooth

The following is an article from The Annals of Improbable Research.Gaping holes in the practice of dentistrycompiled by Bertha Vanatian, Improbable Research staffThe Case of the Wrong Tooth (199...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Extracting-the-Wrong-Tooth/

Anna's Creed

(Photo: Otafest)The deadly Princess Anna stalked her prey at Otafest, an anime fan convention in Calgary, Alberta. This cosplayer unknown to me brilliantly blended the character from Frozen with Desmond Miles, t...

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The Forgotten Midwest Craze for Building Palaces Out of Grain

I had the opportunity a couple of years ago to visit the Corn Palace in Mitchell, South Dakota. It’s an amazing sight, unabashedly tacky, but most of all, it was a glimpse into the past. Why would anyone cover an e...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/The-Forgotten-Midwest-Craze-for-Building-Palaces-Out-of-Grain/

LEMONGRAB-UNACCEPTABLE - Stuff A Bacon Pancake In Your Piehole Dude!

LEMONGRAB-UNACCEPTABLE by BeastPopThe Lemongrab bloodline is full of sour faces, puckered old pouty pusses and yellow headed yutzes totally lacking in a-peel, and yet they're the first ones to find something utterly UNA...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/LEMONGRAB-UNACCEPTABLE-Stuff-A-Bacon-Pancake-In-Your-Piehole-Dude/

Irish Tourist Shoots Accidental Selfie Video Instead of Travel Footage

[https://youtu.be/8GDZBXZunzM]YouTube LinkIf you haven't yet seen this hilarious viral footage of an Irishman touring Las Vegas who had his GoPro camera focused on himself instead of outward for the duration of his trip,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/Irish-Tourist-Shoots-Accidental-Selfie-Video-Instead-of-Travel-Footage/

School Benches Made from Upcycled Materials

The art studio To Make You Smile creates public sculptures that people can put to practical use. In 2006 and 2007, it made several benches from upcycled materials and placed them at public schools with the goal of encour...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/11/17/School-Benches-Made-from-Upcycled-Materials/

Luke Skywalker Movie Kill Count

For a Tatooine farm boy, Luke Skywalker sure rose to the occasion in the battle between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance. Although the Force was strong with him, he wasn’t really a trained Jedi until ...

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