Archive for January 31st, 2018

Smash! - Tear It All Down So We Can Build It Again

Smash! by StudioM6There are times when everyone feels like smashing stuff, and whether it's out of frustration, anger or simply for the joy of destruction the act of smashing something can be quite freeing- and it fee...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Smash-Tear-It-All-Down-So-We-Can-Build-It-Again/

What Not to Wear: The Deadliest Hats, Scarves, and Skirts in History

People, especially women, have often put their lives at risk to be attractive. Some fads and fashions are more dangerous than others, and throughout history, it took more than few deaths to change what we considered beau...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/What-Not-to-Wear-The-Deadliest-Hats-Scarves-and-Skirts-in-History/

Entropy Illustrated by a Cockatiel

Kayla Barham's cockatiel doesn't like cluttered surfaces. It all goes on the floor! It doesn't matter whether the object is heavy, or valuable, or important in its place, off it goes! Maybe she thinks she's a cat.  ...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Entropy-Illustrated-by-a-Cockatiel/

What the Super Blue Blood Moon Looked Like

Did you manage to see the lunar eclipse this morning? I was in a position to see only a small part of it before moonset (which is variable in a mountain area), and it was cloudy anyway. Peter Katkov woke up at 3AM this m...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/What-the-Super-Blue-Blood-Moon-Looked-Like/

When The Land Is Drowned, Man Will Take To The Skies In Airlords Of Airia

Airlords of Airia is a stylized sci-fi short created by visual effects artist Dirk Müller, and what started as a teaser has been expanded into a fifteen-minute-long short film that Dirk hopes to make into...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/When-The-Land-Is-Drowned-Man-Will-Take-To-The-Skies-In-Airlords-Of-Airia/

Hollywood Movie Titles in Other Countries

Hollywood movies are remade for distribution in nations around the world, which requires subtitles or dubbing the dialogue for non-English countries. But often there are other changes, too, like the title. American movie...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Hollywood-Movie-Titles-in-Other-Countries/

Pie Envelopes Show How Much You Love Them Better Than Any Valentine's Card Ever Could

Since Valentine's Day is supposed to be all about love, wouldn't it be better to make your loved one something special that comes straight from the heart instead of giving them some store bought crap?So instead of buying...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Pie-Envelopes-Show-How-Much-You-Love-Them-Better-Than-Any-Valentines-Card-Ever-Could/

Scatterbrained Debuts with Olympic Episode

John Green is back, but things are different. The Mental Floss List Show is now called Scatterbrained, and will tackle the same kinds of subjects you've always been interested in, even those that that don't easily fit in...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Scatterbrained-Debuts-with-Olympic-Episode/

Artisanally Sourced Hand-Crafted Elvish Dice

You don't need fancy dice to play a tabletop RPG, and contrary to popular superstition fancier and more expensive dice don't roll more successful saving throws and critical hits.However, some gamers just enjoy spending m...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Artisanally-Sourced-Hand-Crafted-Elvish-Dice/

Cats Messing With Babies- The Compilation

Pets don't know what to make of babies when their owners bring their little bundles of joy home, so they treat the new addition to the household as either an unwanted annoyance or a new plaything.Dogs will eventually sur...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Cats-Messing-With-Babies-The-Compilation/

Guess Who is Under All That Hair

We normally don't post nudes here, but hey, this actress is wearing shoes and a wig. Can you guess who she is? Hint: she is not obscure, not at all, but she is young in this picture. In fact, it's from her very...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Guess-Who-is-Under-All-That-Hair/

Skull Aztec - Don't Stare At His Empty Sockets, He Hates When People Do That!

Skull aztec by AlbertocubatasThe Aztecs appreciated the beauty of death and how important it was to life, so they offered human sacrifices to the Lord of Mictlan in life and were buried with offerings for Mictlantecuh...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Skull-Aztec-Dont-Stare-At-His-Empty-Sockets-He-Hates-When-People-Do-That/

Photographer Creates Magical Worlds For Shelter Pets

Shelter dogs are unseen and therefore typically not on the minds of the general public unless caring humans get the word out and raise awareness about them in the hopes of finding them a forever home.One of the best ways...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Photographer-Creates-Magical-Worlds-For-Shelter-Pets/

The Grim History Hidden Under a Baltimore Parking Lot

In 1852, Laurel Cemetery opened on the outskirts of Baltimore as an African-American cemetery that offered "an undisturbed resting place for all time to come,” in an early advertisement. It became a fashionable pla...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/The-Grim-History-Hidden-Under-a-Baltimore-Parking-Lot/

Ferry McFerryface was a Hoax

First, there was the story of the internet poll that named a research ship Boaty McBoatface. The name was ultimately rejected by the powers-that-be. Then naming polls across the globe followed suit, which gave us Trainy...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Ferry-McFerryface-was-a-Hoax/

10 Things You Didn’t Know about the Movie Road House

In the 1989 action film Road House, Patrick Swayze takes a job as a bar bouncer in a small town and ends up battling corrupt local businessmen. It was like a sexier version of the original Walking Tall....

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/10-Things-You-Didnt-Know-about-the-Movie-Road-House/

Pop Culture Typography

Would you recognize the font your favorite movie or TV show uses if the words were different? Or those from your favorite comic, video game, website, music video, or book? Test your observation skills with this music vid...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Pop-Culture-Typography/

Airplane! The Funniest Movie Ever

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website or at Facebook.In the early 1970s, the Zucker brothers, David and Jerry, and their cre...

https://www.neatorama.com/2018/01/31/Airplane-The-Funniest-Movie-Ever/

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