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NeatoShop Contest Results: Life in the Year 2013

Tomorrow, we begin a new year! Last week, I asked Neatorama’s psychic readers to make predictions about life in the year 2013. Here are our three winners, along with their prizes: The Professor won our Micro-Max 19-in-1 multitool for this prediction: Apple accidentally patents the art of patent-trolling, creating a whirlwind of patent-trolls suing patent trolls. This [...]

Little Craig’s List

Photo: BizarroComics Whatever your kids may have wished for, there are worse things they could have put on their list. Much worse things. As an avid Craig’s List user, I can tell you there is definitely a strange assortment of crap on there. It can really be a whole other kind of strange- a deviant kind [...]

How Malcolm Gladwell Ruined a Friendship By Singing a Song

In this live story from The Moth, Malcolm Gladwell explains how he ruined his friendship with his college friend Craig. Craig was a charismatic leader among nerds — he had a knack for nicknames and songs, and he made a huge impression on Gladwell when they were in school. But when Craig’s wedding [...]

007 Behind-the-Scenes Facts About Skyfall

Getty Images Skyfall — the 23rd entry in the James Bond franchise and the third to star Daniel Craig — hit U.S. theaters today, and critics are awarding it some of the highest marks in the series’ 50-year history. But Skyfall’s four-year production was nearly as convoluted and intriguing as the film that eventually resulted. Here, [...]

The Missing Links: The Election As A Graphic Novel

Susan B. Anthony Voted 140 Years and 1 Day Ago And after she did so, she was arrested. Go vote. * Second Place Is First Loser How do you get over losing a Presidential election? Walter Moldale, Michael Dukakis and Bob Dole offer their personal experiences on shaking off the defeat. * The 2012 Presidential [...]

Man sets record for wearing the most pants

Gary ‘Geordie Pantsman’ Craig has beaten the world record by putting on 302 pairs of underpants. The 53-year-old had initially set a world record of 2…

Is there a psychic connection between twins ?

Identical twins Craig and Brenton Gurney believe they share a unique extra-sensory connection. The twins have remained very close since they were chil…

Does a psychic connection exist between twins ?

Identical twins Craig and Brenton Gurney believe they share a unique extra-sensory connection. The twins have remained very close since they were chil…

Buckyballs to Provide $25,000 Startup Cash for The Next Big Thing

Having bootstrapped Neatorama and the NeatoShop, I know firsthand how hard it is to get something started. For Buckyballs, the little rare earth magnetic balls playset that could, that start has a name: their [...]

When We Decide What to Call the Afternoon Links, We’ll Put That Up Here

The 1940s Produced the Greatest Generation – Of Squirrel Outfitters – the World Has Ever Seen This gallery depicting Mrs. Mark Bullis and her snazzzily-dressed squirrel, Tommy Tucker, is pretty awesome. * E-Books Are Cool and All, But Can You Make a Super Cool Safe out of Them? The answer is no, you can not. And everyone needs one [...]