Archive for January 30th, 2018

Monopoly for Cheaters

Have you ever played Monopoly and had to deal with someone who wanted to cheat their way to a win? Have you ever done that? Hasbro conducted a study that found about half of players will attempt to cheat at Mono...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Monopoly-for-Cheaters/

How the Drinking Bird Works

You've seen that bird that constantly drinks, maybe only at Grandma's house, or at a local restaurant. It's pitched as a perpetual motion machine, but you know there's no such thing. How does it work? Bill Hammack, the E...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/How-the-Drinking-Bird-Works/

Artist Creates Geeky And Colorful Worlds Out Of Paper

Artists who create artwork using only paper run in to one major problem with the medium- the flatness.Without ink or paint to create the illusion of depth, shading and shadows those cut up pieces of paper end up looking...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Artist-Creates-Geeky-And-Colorful-Worlds-Out-Of-Paper/

Why Danger Symbols Can't Last Forever

You'd think that a skull-and-crossbones symbol would strike fear into people no matter where they are, making it a good warning symbol for danger in all languages. But over time, the Jolly Roger came to be associated wit...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Why-Danger-Symbols-Cant-Last-Forever/

Not The Face - Some Rules Aren't Made To Be Broken

Not the Face by BrinkerhoffThere's an unspoken rule that applies to all sports, physical activities involving two people and most non-professional and non-lethal fights, and that rule is- not the face! This rule was p...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Not-The-Face-Some-Rules-Arent-Made-To-Be-Broken/

Super Blue Blood Moon Early Wednesday Morning

You'll want to set your alarm clock pretty early on Wednesday, or stay up really late on the West Coast, because January 31st will give us a super blue blood moon. No, it's not "blueblood," a term meaning royalty, but a...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Super-Blue-Blood-Moon-Early-Wednesday-Morning/

James Corden Handed Out 'Consolation Puppies' To Grammy Losers

Thanks to James Corden it paid to be a loser at the 2018 Grammy Awards, because the three "losers" in the Best Comedy Album category received something way better than a Grammy- they got a consolation puppy. This may be...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/James-Corden-Handed-Out-Consolation-Puppies-To-Grammy-Losers/

The Extinction of the Early Bird

One of the perks of living in a Florida retirement community is the "early bird special," where restaurants offer discounted meals at off-peak hours. It arose to spread out business through the day, and elderly people on...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/The-Extinction-of-the-Early-Bird/

Inventor Creates Device To Beat Arcade Machine And Discovers It's Totally Rigged

Have you ever felt like those arcade machines that give out prizes seem like nothing but a money munchin' scam?You drop quarters and shove dollars in the slot yet the claws refuse to pick up those plush toys, the razor r...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Inventor-Creates-Device-To-Beat-Arcade-Machine-And-Discovers-Its-Totally-Rigged/

Nice Throw!

There are those who throw footballs, and there are those who throw pottery. Which one is more useful in the grand scheme of things? A double pun from Raynato Castro and Alex Culang at Buttersafe reminds us that the Super...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Nice-Throw/

Keep The Good Times Rolling With These Ridiculously Funny NeatoShop T-Shirts

Adulting: Failing by Tobe FonsecaPeople who sport funny shirts are a special breed of human, one who knows the value of a smile and a laugh and actually enjoys spreading warmth and happiness to their fellow humans instea...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Keep-The-Good-Times-Rolling-With-These-Ridiculously-Funny-NeatoShop-T-Shirts/

Cops Will Pull You Over for Literally Any Reason

Blue lights flashing in your rearview mirror will always make you nervous, even if you've done nothing wrong. This young lady had to roll her eyes, because it's probably happened to her before. Will she get a ticket this...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Cops-Will-Pull-You-Over-for-Literally-Any-Reason/

Famous People Who Are Pure Madness On Social Media

Social media has allowed us all to put our thoughts, feelings and favorite memes out there for the entire online world to see which, as we all know, is both a good and bad thing.For the average person this social freedom...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Famous-People-Who-Are-Pure-Madness-On-Social-Media/

PJ McQuade's Geeky Valentines for 2018

Artist PJ McQuade makes new geeky greeting cards for every occasion, every year, and his 2018 Valentines are now available at his Etsy store CastleMcQuade. They feature your favorite pop culture icons, many of whom would...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/PJ-McQuades-Geeky-Valentines-for-2018/

Watch A Guy Drop A £30,000 Bottle Of Champagne In A Nightclub

People with way too much money who don't know the meaning of the words "savings" and "frugality" like to drop a bundle on expensive bottles of booze at nightclubs so they can look really cool to their fellow clubgoers.Bu...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Watch-A-Guy-Drop-A-30000-Bottle-Of-Champagne-In-A-Nightclub/

NO PIZZA! - Dinosaurs Versus The Pizza-Geddon

NO PIZZA! by Alexander MedvedevMany humans think of pizza as the greatest food product on the planet, and to them the thought of giant pizzas raining down from the sky sounds like a delicious gift from the heavens. Bu...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/NO-PIZZA-Dinosaurs-Versus-The-Pizza-Geddon/

Cats Play Hungry Hungry Hippos

If we were to tell you cats were playing Monopoly or Scrabble, you wouldn't believe it was real. But the game Hungry Hungry Hippos has just the thing to enthrall the whole clowder: marbles!(YouTube link)Watch a group of...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Cats-Play-Hungry-Hungry-Hippos/

Research About Hot Dogs, French Fries, and Other Nonsense

The following is an article from The Annals of Improbable Research, now in all-pdf form. Get a subscription now for only $25 a year!Improbable theories, experiments, and conclusionscompiled by Dirk...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/30/Research-About-Hot-Dogs-French-Fries-and-Other-Nonsense/

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