World’s Strangest

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One Does Not Simply Unicycle into Mordor

For your daily dose of geekiness, I bring you The Unipiper (yes, a unicycling bagpiper), practicing his unique brand of performance art in anticipation of the upcoming movie adaptation of The Hobbit. Behold: I have actually met the mysterious Unipiper (Portland is like the Shire, in that we’re all friendly weirdos, and of course we [...]

Deer Licking a Cat

Let’s take a break from the disturbing art-under-the-influence post above with this dose of 30-second cuteness. Behold, deer licking a cat: [YouTube Clip] – via Arbroath (and yes, stupid obvious jokes will be deleted)

Fire Ants Build Lifeboat Out of Ants to Save the Queen

Here’s your daily dose of science video: in this BBC production, “A flood hits a fire ant colony in the Amazon jungle. …The species has adapted to water to protect their queen.” Only three minutes long, but an amazing look at a colony of ants handling an emergency and ultimately surviving. (Via