Greatest Conspiracy Theories In History

Chemtrails Chemtrail conspiracy theorists believe that some contrails, which consist of ice crystals or water vapor condensed behind aircraft, actually result from chemicals or biological agents being deliberately sprayed at high altitude for some undisclosed purpose. The staple of right-wing radio shows in the US, there is fevered speculation that the chemicals being sprayed are […]

Anti Smoking Campains

It appears that some of the most creative and inventive advertising is coming from nonprofits these days. This month, I will be taking a look at the nonprofits and “for a good cause” marketing techniques, like the ones done by this company who does content and blogging services. Today, we turn to the the advertising […]

Steampunk Mouse

Terrible stuff. It looks really scary. Would you like to have it in your office?

97 Years old Fruitcake

Pierre Girard got a gag gift that lives up to its name. It keeps on giving – and it occasionally makes people gag.

Glass Bone Skeletons

melli ink editions’ at cramer + cramer ganz unverhofft’, 2008 melli ink editions cramer + cramer, geneva september 19 – november 7, 2008 melli ink is a zurich based artist who explores nature in her work by transforming bone into glass. her artwork consists of life size skeletons and bones recreated in glass. ink began […]

Undie Run 2008

This was probably the biggest we’ve ever seen. It took 10 minutes for the thousands of students to make it through the Strathmore Ave. tunnel. Last night’s Undie Run was definitely different than years past. After UCLA administrators threatened to ban the event from occurring, the student body stepped in and found a compromise: change […]

10 Cool Secrets About Disneyland

1. Disneyland was expected to fail. Opening day was such a disaster that pretty much every press organization that attended the celebration had predicted the park’s failure within one year.

106 years old box of chocolates

Knobbly and discoloured, these chocolates have seen better days. But what they no doubt lack in taste, they more than make up for in historic value. The misshapen sweets date back 106 years, making them contenders for the title of oldest chocolates in the world.

Cocaine and other Drug Products of the Past

Cocaine toothache drops (c. 1885) were popular for children. Not only would the medicine numb the pain, but it could also put the user in a “better” mood.

Dreadfully Different Dolls

I love internet shopping, because you can connect with artists and craftspeople who you’d never have heard of otherwise. If your Christmas list includes someone, a doll collector or not, whose taste runs to the unique, odd, or totally bizarre, I have some wonderful shopping suggestions. This is the world of doll making turned on […]

Hidden Treasures Of Pirates In Flash

Famous Pirates : Ahoy mateys! Meet some of the pirates of the Whydah. Pictured from left are Hendrick Quintor, John King, Sam Bellamy and John Julian. Underwater explorer Barry Clifford holds some of the treasures recovered from the wreck site of the Whydah, which sank in 1717. Many of these artifacts will be on display […]

The daughter of a Japanese mafia boss …

I wrote everything as it was, she said:« I need a lot of courage to decide and to do so.The family heads of Yakuza gangs are rampant peculiar about honor and duty. She came into the world of violence even in junior high school, she often had to face with representatives of other gangs. I […]

Super Mario’s Nightmares

Just last night I wondered if Peach’s kidnappings weren’t a cover for her series of gender reassignment surgeries (MTF) and Bowser actually understands and goes along with the charades because whatever mario does to him, it would be worse for both of them if he found out the truth… click on image to enlarge

Creative Photography by Robert Staudinger and Andreas Franke

The Staudinger + Franke studio has received a slew of major international awards for their advertising work and have been named one of the “200 Best Ad Photographers Worldwide” by Luerzer’s Archive. When the team of Robert Staudinger and Andreas Franke started their careers in Austria seventeen years ago, they needed to shoot a wide […]

Best Princess Leia costume. Ever.

“Princess Leia”, taken at the Star Wars Celebration III convention in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Complete Gallery on Flickr

Most Painful Animal Bite

‘Becoming a man’ in the Setere-Mawe society means intentionally letting yourself get stung by these ants. Not just by one but by hundreds of them at once. And not just on one occasion. There, you are not a man until you have done this ritual twenty times. Twenty times wearing a pair of gloves each […]

Top 11 Weirdest Burgers

At least it seems there is no shortage of crazy burger pics and impressive (if not a little gross) works of “hamburger art.” This homage to the all-American love of beef patties is enough to bring a tear to your eye (and cholesterol to your arteries!). To all my carnivores out there — here are […]

Top Ten Greatest Experiments

Top ten greatest experiments 1. Galileo Galilei (1564 to 1642) Legend has it that in order to test how gravity worked, Galileo dropped two balls, a heavy one and a light one, from the Leaning Tower of Pisa, showing that they landed at the same time. Historians doubt this – because his actual experiment was […]

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