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40 Behind The Scenes Photos From Horror Movie Sets

Making a horror flick sure looks like a lot of fun, at least according to this collection of behind the scenes photos showing cast members clowning around with monster props and costumed creeps. Movie monsters look far less scary when they’re smiling, or taking an off-set coffee break, but the pic showing Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) [...]

The Calamity of the Olympics

You may be one of those people who prefer the Winter Games to the Summer Games because the skating, sledding, and skiing all come with a risk of a slip and fall. You may have even avoided all the sunshine and brotherhood of the Olympics television coverage. For you, The Guardian has a gallery of [...]

This Is One Sharp Looking Ruler

This machete shaped ruler by Palehorse is strictly for hardcore measuring, and not for settling schoolyard arguments. It has a deadly cool style and the lovely warmth of natural wood, one sharp looking inch at a time. It won’t help you cut a path through the jungle, but it’ll make it easy to measure the length of [...]

Charge Your Smartphone With The Power Of Your Breath

Just in time for the release of The Dark Knight Rises comes this stylish Bane mask, which is perfect for cosplayers and those who just want to channel their inner Ba….wait, what? This isn’t a Bane mask, but rather a conceptual device that allows you to charge your iPhone with the power of breath? Hmmm….tell [...]

A Gallery Of Weird Chinese Inventions

The inventions that make up this gallery are strange, unquestionably handmade, and many seem quite useful. Like the one man paddle submarine pictured above, they look like clever and inventive ways to get around, and may not seem so strange when your town gets hit by a flood. However, personal safety clearly wasn’t a consideration when these [...]

15 Absolutely Adorable Holiday Treats

To be fair, not all of these adorable treats are all that Christmasy, but those that are will certainly put a holiday smile on your face. Link

Puppet with a Face Belly

Our pal Juergen of Random Good Stuff and For 91 Days is in Palermo, Italy when he visited a fantastic little museum of puppets called the Museo [...]


I saw thisĀ  selection of iPhone cases that had ears on them, and thought, well, that’s nice, but why? Then I saw this. The collection is called EARonic from CollabCubed. They were designed by art student Daniela Gilsanz, and will give you a new look -at least on one side of your face! Link -via Laughing [...]

Farm Families

Photographer Rob MacInnis takes portraits of barnyard animals. He takes easily as much care with livestock photographs as a fashion photographer would with his subjects. The group portraits will especially bring a smile to your face. Link to portraits. Link to group panoramas. -via Metafilter

The Bunny Hop

What could be more pleasant than a bevy of bouncing bunnies? This collection of pictures at The Ark in Space is just the thing to put a smile on your face! Link (Image credit: Flickr user Jannes Pockele)