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Calculation Aid Tattoo

Zach lost a finger and didn’t want to have to take off a shoe to count to ten. So he got Kirk Nilsen of the Crown & Anchor Tattoo Parlor in Point Pleasant, New Jersey to ink this helpful replacement. Link | Artist’s Website

Archaeologists retrieve Blackbeard’s anchor

The anchor from the ship of notorious 18th century pirate Blackbeard has been hauled up from the depths. Weighing over 1000kg the massive anchor was r…

Brilliant Inventions that Look Like Gag Gifts

Would you believe… a helicopter ejection seat? A solar-powered flashlight? An inflatable anchor? They’re not jokes -well, they are the subjects of some jokes, but these gadgets really exist, and they really do the job, as you’ll see in this list from Cracked. NSFW text. Link -via The Daily What

The Late Movies: Local News Bloopers

With hundreds of local news broadcasts reporting live across the country each day, it’s inevitable that there would be all manner of embarrassing flubs caught on tape. Now, with the magic of the internet, a worldwide audience can enjoy those local news mistakes. This video highlights the importance of careful segues between introductions and stories. Especially [...]