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The Missing Links: Stupid Uses For the Moon

A Very Useful Machine Is this the best Rube Goldberg machine ever? If you aren’t familiar with them, first check out what they are. Then watch this incredible example in action: * A Very Useless Machine You’ve seen the world’s most useless machine. Now see it turned into a perfect analogy for our political climate. * There Aren’t Many [...]

Keep Calm and Carry On Pencils

Keep Calm and Carry On Pencils – $9.95 Are you at war with a project at work? Strengthen your morale and resolve with the Keep Calm and Carry On Pencils from the NeatoShop. This brilliant set includes 12 pencils and a tin pencil case.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more great Pens & Pencils and [...]

Keep Calm And Carry On Bandages

Keep Calm And Carry On Bandages – $5.45 Oh, no! You have a boo-boo! Gather your strength, raise your moral, and defend your wound with the Keep Calm And Carry On Bandages from the NeatoShop. This fantastic set includes 20 bandages printed with the “Keep Calm and Carry On” design. With this bandage victory is sure [...]

Basic Equipment

For some people, pockets aren’t enough for their daily carry needs. So get a shoeshine box. Artist Robert Ulincy repurposed one for this curious assembly of objects. Link -via Nag on the Lake Previously by this artist: Ceci Est Une Pipe

11 Variations on “Keep Calm and Carry On”

c The now-famous Keep Calm and Carry On poster was produced by the British Ministry of Information in 1939, as a quintessentially British statement of what to do in the event of German invasion. The post actually wasn’t circulated at the time, and only became popular after its rediscovery at a bookstore. Among my [...]

Sloth Monorail

Oh this? Just a couple of marmosets riding a sloth monorail. Carry on. Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] – via Arbroath

The Story of the Keep Calm and Carry On Poster

(Video Link) A simple phrase, topped with the crown of King George VI. Since its rediscovery twelve years ago, the Keep Calm and Carry On poster has become a popular symbol of courage and resolution. Now learn the story behind the poster and its rediscovery in an amazing bookstore in northeastern England. -via Nag on the Lake

Wall Decals

Wall Decals – $19.95 each Are you looking for a fun and easy way to spruce up your dorm room or apartment walls? You need Wall Decals from the NeatoShop. These fantastic decals are repositionable, removable, and reusable. The are easy to apply and easy to remove. The Decals are currently available in 8 different styles: Drama Queen Road [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Alternate Versions of “A Visit from St. Nicholas”

“A Visit from St. Nicholas” is one of the most parodied pieces ever written – more than 1,000 versions have been penned by professional writers and amateurs alike. Here are a few of them, but rest assured there’s a version out there for just about any profession or interest you can think of. 1. My personal [...]

To Go Cup: The Alcoholic Open Carry Equivalent

Would you be willing to put all your possessions in storage, except your laptop, a few clothes and your dog, and say adiós to the idea of having a home? That’s just what Michael Powell and Juergen Horn have done. Armed with just the internet and a spirit of adventure, they’ve become digital nomads, roaming [...]