Archive for August 31st, 2017

The True Story of the Koh-i-Noor Diamond

The 105-carat Koh-i-Noor Diamond is part of the British Crown Jewels, and is on display at the Tower of London. The sign next to it says the gem was a gift from India to Britain, which doesn't tell the entire story. The...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/The-True-Story-of-the-Koh-i-Noor-Diamond/

Love Makes A Guy Feel A Little Cuckoo In Little Darling

Sometimes fate can make you feel like a puppet when it takes you for a ride down a predetermined path you're helpless to deviate from, and as the hours slowly creep by you start to feel like you're losing your grip.But w...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Love-Makes-A-Guy-Feel-A-Little-Cuckoo-In-Little-Darling/

Little Cthulhu Is Hugry - He Eats Humans Like Cocktail Shrimp

Little Cthulhu is Hungry by TaylorRoss1When a baby human gets hungry they cry and squirm and give their parent's a headache, but when little Cthulhu gets hungry he just starts eating the mom, the dad, the baby, their n...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Little-Cthulhu-Is-Hugry-He-Eats-Humans-Like-Cocktail-Shrimp/

Why Your Friend Doesn't Grow His Own Vegetable Garden

People who grow vegetables in their backyards learn early on that you don't give one person two dozen tomatoes unless they have an explicit reason to use that many. Even if someone likes fresh tomatoes, they are not liab...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Why-Your-Friend-Doesnt-Grow-His-Own-Vegetable-Garden/

Drivers Try To Warn Trucker That His Bucket Is Up Before He Takes Down Entire Highway Sign

Auto accidents rarely happen without a witness seeing the whole thing go down, and nowadays witnesses often shoot video footage of the accident on their smartphone, which is even better than testimony in a lawsuit.In thi...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Drivers-Try-To-Warn-Trucker-That-His-Bucket-Is-Up-Before-He-Takes-Down-Entire-Highway-Sign/

New Experiment Reveals Secret Behind 200,000-Year-Old Neanderthal Glue

We once assumed that Neanderthals were just dumb cavemen because they looked so different from modern humans. But as scientists uncover more and more information about them, we learn that while they were primitive, they...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/New-Experiment-Reveals-Secret-Behind-200000-Year-Old-Neanderthal-Glue/

This Guy Figured Out How To Throw Playing Cards With Deadly Accuracy In Less Than An Hour

Throwing playing cards like ninja stars always seemed too cool to be real, but master card chuckers have shown us otherwise as they toss cards so fast they stick into fruit and cut flesh.And now that I know it's possible...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/This-Guy-Figured-Out-How-To-Throw-Playing-Cards-With-Deadly-Accuracy-In-Less-Than-An-Hour/

Five Superior Fictional Con Artists in Movies

When I saw the title of this post, I thought, "If Dirty Rotten Scoundrels isn't on the list, I'll plotz." Then I figured I was being too dramatic, because I don't watch nearly as many movies as the internet gene...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Five-Superior-Fictional-Con-Artists-in-Movies/

Superman's True Origin Story

When babies cry and keep their parents up night after night it can seem like the end of the world, especially if you're running on but a few hours of sleep.But don't let it get you down- remember that your child will gro...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Supermans-True-Origin-Story/

Corpse-Dressing Competition

More than 25,000 people attended the Tokyo Int'l Funeral & Cemetery Show 2018 last weekend. It's an industry convention and exposition for funeral professionals across Japan. The expo included a competition between t...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Corpse-Dressing-Competition/

Famous Faces Lovingly Remade Into Video Game Heroes

Rick and Morty in Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen (source)When artists go looking for inspiration for their artwork they often look at pics of famous folks, real or imaginary, since their faces are recogniz...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Famous-Faces-Lovingly-Remade-Into-Video-Game-Heroes/

Cat Fight in the Street

Sarah Verney was traveling near Kokadjo, in northern Maine, when the car had to slow down because there were two lynx in the road. Lynx usually do whatever they can to avoid humans, so it seemed odd that they didn't get...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Cat-Fight-in-the-Street/

Prince's Favorite Color Wasn't What You'd Expect

(Image via Erik [Flickr])Everyone associates Prince with purple, which only makes sense given how often he wore the color and how one of his most famous songs is Purple Rain, but while he might be associated with purple,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Princes-Favorite-Color-Wasnt-What-Youd-Expect/

The Toxic Avenger - He's Mopping Up Crime

The Toxic Avenger - Distressed by ZombieMediaToxie may be a hideously deformed creature of superhuman size and strength but he's also a former human being who remembers what it was like to care about stuff like hairst...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/The-Toxic-Avenger-Hes-Mopping-Up-Crime/

Play-by-Play in the Stands

When your job is to provide commentary on the action, that's what you do, no matter what the action is. During a lull in a game between the Cleveland Indians and the New York Yankees, announcers had a little fun with a s...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Play-by-Play/

This 7-Year-Old Tattoo Artist Is Ready To Give You A Tat You'll Regret

I recently wrote about a 12-year-old tattoo artist from Brazil known as The Shark, who appears to have a bright future in the body art business even though he has yet to apply an entire tattoo to a client's skin.He's on...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/This-7-Year-Old-Tattoo-Artist-Is-Ready-To-Give-You-A-Tat-Youll-Regret/

10 People Who Were in the Right Place at the Right Time

Amazing coincidence, karma, or just plain luck? Any way you look at it, these people were in just the right place at just the right time. 1. Despite being very dead, the tyrant Nero still managed to crash...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/10-People-Who-Were-in-the-Right-Place-at-the-Right-Time/

Places In Idyllic 1960s Postcards Have Transformed Into Scenes Of Abandonment

Pablo Iglesias Maurer found a matchbook with an old picture of the swimming pool at the Penn Hills Resort in the Poconos. The image was taken in the resort's heyday, and Maurer went to see what it looked like now. It is...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/08/31/Places-In-Idyllic-1960s-Postcards-Have-Transformed-Into-Scenes-Of-Abandonment/




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