Archive for January 19th, 2016

Photos Capture the Individuality Residents Infuse in Their Identical, One-Room Apartments

Fourth Floor, Apartment #22: Don Lukas (An alias as he preferred anonymity), lives with his girlfriend.Bogdan Gîrbovan is a Romanian photographer living in Bucharest. The Bucharest apartment buil...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Photos-Capture-the-Individuality-Residents-Infuse-in-Their-Identical-One-Room-Apartments/

How People in the 1960s Thought We'd Dance in the Future

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJe-CdWsICY](Video Link)1966 saw the premier and demise of Raumpatrouille--Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion. In English, that's Space Patrol--The Fantastic...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/How-People-in-the-1960s-Thought-Wed-Dance-in-the-Future/

The Poe Toaster Returns

Mysterious Poe Toaster Returns To Baltimore https://t.co/xEW4fbxR38 pic.twitter.com/8Xosqyh5X3— Baltimore Maryland (@BaltimoreMdRR) January 17, 2016 The Poe Toaster was a mysterious man who came to Edgar Allan P...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/The-Poe-Toaster-Returns/

The Greens Prepare Strange Recipes From The 50s

You've probably heard about strange recipes from the 40s and 50s, dishes like lime cheese salad, lobster relish or ham and banana hollandaise that seem too repulsive to eat.Well, not all retro recipes are repulsive, nor...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/The-Greens-Prepare-Strange-Recipes-From-The-50s/

Seeing the World Through an Animal's Gaze

Hungarian photographer Flora Borsi's (previously at Neatorama) series "Animeyed" features these captivating images of animal's eyes layered in place over the beautiful Borsi's face. The result is arresting animal/human h...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Seeing-the-World-Through-an-Animals-Gaze/

Bizarre Jeopardy Result: Everyone Loses

In the final round of Jeopardy yesterday, the three contestants went in with winnings ranging from $13,800 to $6,000. In the category of state capitals, the answer was:A 1957 event led to the creation of a natio...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Bizarre-Jeopardy-Result-Everyone-Loses/

East Coast Snowstorm Coming

Looks like winter is coming after all. After a rather warm December, weather models of all kinds are predicting a massive snowstorm on the US East Coast this Friday. The map above shows “this week’s snowfall...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/East-Coast-Snowstorm-Coming/

Actor Jamie Foxx Rescues a Man from a Burning Car

(Photo: Georges Baird)He plays a hero on the screen and, now, in real life. Action star Jamie Foxx was on the scene when a man in Newbury Park, California crashed, rolling his truck several times before it came to a stop...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Actor-Jamie-Foxx-Rescues-a-Man-from-a-Burning-Car/

ONE PUNCH PEANUT - He's Got The Saitama Blues

ONE PUNCH PEANUT by SkullpyCharlie Brown found that life no longer had any meaning since he'd become the mightiest blockhead in the universe, and what does a kid do when he can defeat all foes with but a single punch? H...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/ONE-PUNCH-PEANUT-Hes-Got-The-Saitama-Blues/

Irish People Taste Test American Beers

American beer has a reputation in other countries as being subpar compared to the "home team," so to speak. In America, the Irish have a reputation as serious beer drinkers, second only to Germany. So what do Irish peopl...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Irish-People-Taste-Test-American-Beers/

Derek Zoolander By Annie Leibovitz

Ben Stiller created Derek Zoolander because he knew he was too good looking for Hollywood but didn't want to come off as a total d-bag by declaring himself gorgeous so he let Derek do the declaring for him.Now we all kno...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Derek-Zoolander-By-Annie-Leibovitz/

Masters of the Universe as a Good Film

The art of constructing a movie trailer has come a long way. This example shows how thoughtful editing and great music can make even the lousiest of flicks look like something you’d want to buy a ticket for. I pres...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Masters-of-the-Universe-as-a-Good-Film/

Way Too Realistic Ear Cellphone Case

"Can you hear me now?"Artist Sarah Sitkin of Los Angeles specializes in realistic and unsettling sculptures of human body parts. She recently made this cell phone case for Josh, an embroidery artist in Melbourne, Austral...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Way-Too-Realistic-Ear-Cellphone-Case/

How To Convert A Skateboard Into A Powerful Slingshot

Skateboards make really good weapons, because you can slash with a curb sharpened edge, swing the board like a bat or leave a dent in a forehead with cast metal trucks.But Joerg Sprave of The Slingshot Channel didn't do...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/How-To-Convert-A-Skateboard-Into-A-Powerful-Slingshot/

Gendered Consumer Products

We all know that products marketed as “for women” are overpriced compared to the generic, or “men's” version. The pink color and the decent smell comes with a premium price. Maybe it’s a con...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Gendered-Consumer-Products/

Baby Elephant Literally Falls Asleep

VTM News in Belgium caught this funny scene. The baby elephant decided to take a nap while he was still standing upright. He promptly went for a tumble.[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3NWAcGW9iA](Video Link)A heartwarm...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Baby-Elephant-Literally-Falls-Asleep/

Escalator Etiquette vs. Escalator Efficiency

The London Underground moves millions of passengers every day, and the numbers keep growing. Anything that can make the system more efficient is worth a look. But flouting convention on escalators makes those passengers...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Escalator-Etiquette-vs-Escalator-Efficiency/

The Evolution of Swearing in Movies

[https://youtu.be/1t7lr05vnr8]YouTube LinkSwearing in movies has come a long way since the days of "Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn", baby. But how exactly has the evolution taken form? Get the history on swearing i...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/The-Evolution-of-Swearing-in-Movies/

18 Funniest Wikipedia Edits of All Time

Well, there go my plans for the weekend.These Outkast pirates are ready for the party. Aren't you?Now say that 5 times fast.You can get away with a lot on Wikipedia if you make edits discreetly and quickly. Reality is so...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/18-Funniest-Wikipedia-Edits-of-All-Time/

Lil Mac's Gym - He'll Transform You From A King Hippo To A Real Hero

Lil Mac's Gym by Jango SnowMost gyms don't offer much inspiration to little guys, and there's always some big meathead trying to teach you how to be tough when he's never been as scrawny as you are, but Lil Mac is diffe...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Lil-Macs-Gym-Hell-Transform-You-From-A-King-Hippo-To-A-Real-Hero/

The Science of Internet Trolls

We’ve all heard of sadists, but few of us knew there were so many of them until we go online to interact with others. I’m talking about trolls, who don’t have to hide their psychopathic tendenc...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/The-Science-of-Internet-Trolls/

I Made This Macross II Lamp

For the past few years, I've been teaching myself carpentry and related crafts in order to prepare myself for the practical skills of home ownership, as well as be creative. Among less colorful pieces of usable furniture...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/I-Made-This-Macross-II-Lamp/

Woman Finds Venomous Snake Behind Her Refrigerator

And meanwhile, in Australia... a woman in Adelaide had a shock when she saw a snake peep out at her from behind her fridge. She immediately called Snake Catchers Adelaide, a local service that could trap the cr...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Woman-Finds-Venomous-Snake-Behind-Her-Refrigerator/

Finally! A Toilet for Those of Us on the Go

(Photo: 4x4 forum)Let there be much wailing and gnashing of teeth, for I have discovered this brilliant invention only after Christmas is long over. Otherwise, I would have given these toilets to everyone in my family.I...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Finally-A-Toilet-for-Those-of-Us-on-the-Go/

A Movie Every Day

Comic artist David Yoder has a strenuous project for 2016. He is watching a movie every day, and then reviewing each of them in a 6-panel comic. That’s 366 movies this year, and 366 comics. They aren’t all ne...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/A-Movie-Every-Day/

Can You Tell Why People Are Drawn To This Hot Dog Challenge?

Most hot dog challenges involve shoving dozens of hot dogs down your throat in front of a cheering crowd, but this video by Howard Lee of Aberystwyth, Wales features a different kind of hot dog challenge.The challenge he...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/Can-You-Tell-Why-People-Are-Drawn-To-This-Hot-Dog-Challenge/

For Sale: $99 Rusty Trash Can

(Image: Anthropologie)It's not just any trash can. It's an authentic, imported trash can designed for the elite West Village of New York City. See the rust? That's completely real--not imitation coloring.Anthropologie is...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/01/19/For-Sale-99-Rusty-Trash-Can/




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