Japanese Turtle Taxis Are Deliberately Slow


Pleeeeeeeease don't let this trend come to America. Too many Sunday drivers on the LA streets already. KEEP IT MOVING, LADY! THE LIGHT'S NOT GOING TO GET ANY GREENER. Japanese Turtle Taxis cater to people who aren’t really in a hurry and prefer a leisurely ride. Surprisingly, there are many who enjoy a service that is deliberately slow – the ... See the Rest

WTF of the Day: Weird Floating Blob With a Mouth Sings “The Lady Is A Tramp”

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In a strange CGI screen test created by Barcelona-based film studio Dvein, a mouth attached to a fleshy blob floating in an otherwise empty room breaks into the showtune standard, “The Lady Is a Tramp.” (via The Laughing Squid) ... See the Rest

No No No No No No: Man Discovers Spider Living Under His Skin


21-year-old Australian Dylan Thomas was vacationing in Bali when he noticed a weird, two-inch red line on his stomach. “It was as if someone had scratched me with the tip of a knife,” he said. Later that evening, the trail had moved up his chest about three inches higher. Concerned, he went to the doctor, who told him it was a small insect bite, no ... See the Rest

DIY Nerd Alert: The Worst Cosplay Fails Ever


So, New York Comic Con is happening this weekend and oddly, someone emerged from a subway grate Thursday night, threw a smoke bomb into Da Silvano (an artist's hangout for decades) and then went back underground. Sounds like the Penguin to me? Anyway, here are some more suspects and some of the WORST cosplay outfits ever. To be honest, I think a ... See the Rest

Why Does Everything Have To Make Sense? (Safety Edition) Have A Great Weekend, Kids!


If necessity is the mother of invention, then what's the mother of stupidity? I ask you (and all of these DIY experts) –what could go wrong? ... See the Rest

WTF? (Where’s The Fun?) The World’s Worst Slides


I did a couple of posts about parenting and over-population the other day and just so you don't think I'm anti-kids, here's a playful one... well, it was SUPPOSED to be anyway. Actually, I think whoever was in charge of these slides might just be anti-kids. They really look more like a stills from the next American Horror Story: Playground ... See the Rest

Next-Level Cake Technology

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So apparently Disney cake-mapping laser projections are all the rage these days. Only $12,000 to tell your story on a cake! "Disney Weddings can bring your wedding cake to life with animation using fully customizable image mapping projection technology"  Watch the video and imagine the possibilities! ... See the Rest

South African Street Performers Magically Levitate Their Hats

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Well, this is new. Street performers in the Soweto district of Johannesburg make their hats float in the air while performing their wildly creative dance routine. Absolutely mesmerizing. Somebody want to explain how they do this? Filmed by Kim Davidson and uploaded to The Internet Loves Me.  ... See the Rest