Archive for August 14th, 2017

How to Spot a Fake Viral Video

If we couldn't manipulate moving pictures, we wouldn't have all the wonderful movies that transport us to fictional worlds through special effects. But there are more and more manipulated videos that pass themselves off...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/How-to-Spot-a-Fake-Viral-Video/

How to Make a Blockbuster Movie Trailer

[https://youtu.be/KAOdjqyG37A] (YouTube link)If you thought movie trailers are looking more and more like every other movie trailer lately, you're not alone. They all follow the same formula, as explained by Auralnauts....

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/How-to-Make-a-Blockbuster-Movie-Trailer/

John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia

In 1881, a dentist named John Ballou Newbrough wrote a new bible called Oahspe. According to Newbrough, the text was dictated to him by angels who visited him every morning for fifty weeks. This text was the fou...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/John-Ballou-Newbroughs-Orphan-Utopia/

Victorian Banana Candy with Banana Facts

Gregory Cohen of Public Displays of Confection (previously at Neatorama) knows that we love watching the process of making hard candy with images inside.[https://youtu.be/5oJfJ19hpqA] (YouTube link)Cohen also knows that...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Victorian-Banana-Candy-with-Banana-Facts/

Translated Names Of American States And Canadian Provinces

There's a steady stream of state-related posts being shared on the internet every day, and many of them are interesting or entertaining in their own right because America is fifty states worth of strange.But Expedia Cana...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Translated-Names-Of-American-States-And-Canadian-Provinces/

A Brief History of Mooning

We saw people mooning in the movies Brave and Braveheart, which make it seem like an ancient Scottish ritual, although adults might assume that Brave (2012) took the idea from Braveheart*/e...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/A-Brief-History-of-Mooning/

The Hidden Dangers Of Wearing Flip Flops All The Time

Most SoCal residents feel flip flops are an essential part of a casual wardrobe, but I prefer sneakers or boots and wouldn't be caught dead in flip flops, which makes me an oddball compared to the SoCal norm.I'm also an...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/The-Hidden-Dangers-Of-Wearing-Flip-Flops-All-The-Time/

Never L'Eggo - Strangers No More

Never L'Eggo by RegLapidIt must be hard for Eleven to come to grips with the fact that her psychic powers have killed, but at least she has the satisfaction of knowing her fatal victory was for a good cause and helped...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Never-LEggo-Strangers-No-More/

What Counts as a Mountain?

[https://youtu.be/i8P5a1uqIMw] (YouTube link)There are mountains and molehills, and we can pretty much tell the difference. But what's the difference between a hill and a mountain? And what's the difference between a mou...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/What-Counts-as-a-Mountain/

The World's Oldest Unopened Bottle Of Wine

The old adage "wine gets better with age" should be followed up with a "but only if..." to clarify the real rules of aging wine, so people who buy into the adage don't go looking for ancient bottles of wine to open.Appar...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/The-Worlds-Oldest-Unopened-Bottle-Of-Wine/

Overqualified in His Mind

Okay, he's got this idea that he's very talented at what he does, yet for some reason he's complaining that people aren't buying it? You've probably known people like that. Then, somewhere between the third and fourth pa...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Overqualified-in-His-Mind/

Why You Shouldn't Leave Your Buddy In Charge Of Shooting The Vacation Pics

Vacation photos are a visual reminder of our adventures abroad and a fun way to share what we saw on our travels with our friends and family, but if you want good pics of your trip you've gotta shoot them yourself.Now yo...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Why-You-Shouldnt-Leave-Your-Buddy-In-Charge-Of-Shooting-The-Vacation-Pics/

The 5 Toughest Fictional Female Soldiers in Movies

If you read the list of ripped women movie characters we posted last week, you'll love this one. It's a video roundup of movie scene featuring women soldiers of all kinds, and they are all different characters from the o...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/The-5-Toughest-Fictional-Female-Soldiers-in-Movies/

Watch A Train Plow Straight Through A Semi-Truck Trailer Stuck On The Tracks

It's a scene straight out of an action flick- a semi-truck stuck on the tracks as a train going too fast to stop comes barreling towards it.We expect certain things to happen when we watch this scenario play out, but as...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Watch-A-Train-Plow-Straight-Through-A-Semi-Truck-Trailer-Stuck-On-The-Tracks/

When TV Worlds Collided And Fans Got Way Too Excited

Fans are always obsessing about what it would be like if their favorite pop culture characters came together in a TV show crossover episode, but due to licensing restrictions and greed this almost never happens.Back in t...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/When-TV-Worlds-Collided-And-Fans-Got-Way-Too-Excited/

A Sports Car is Born

The following is an article from Uncle John's Endlessly Engrossing Bathroom Reader. (Image credit: Frode Inge Helland)One measure of the desirability of a sports car is whether or not it has teenagers drooling o...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/A-Sports-Car-is-Born/

Conversation With My Cat

Cats are great listeners… until they aren't. While they're around, all fluffy and calm, they are your best friend, willing to keep you company as you pour your heart out. That is, until something better comes alon...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/14/Conversation-With-My-Cat/




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