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Half Dollar Mighty Wallet

Half Dollar Mighty Wallet  Are you in need of a new wallet, but the holidays have you feeling strapped for cash? You need the Half Dollar Mighty Wallet from the NeatoShop. This fantastic Tyvek wallet is made to look like money so that you always feel flush with cash. The material is light weight, tear- resistant, [...]

The Oatmeal on Internet Speed

The Oatmeal just gets me. I couldn’t agree more. Warning - Second Half NSFW - Language Link | Via Daily of The Day

A Beautiful Work Of Cake Art Named Zelda

Meet Zelda, a cake that’s far too beautiful to be eaten, which is too bad because she actually sounds quite delicious: Zelda is half Peach Cake soaked in bourbon, the other half is vanilla cake with a salted caramel buttercream. She was masterfully crafted by Karen Portaleo and the Highland Bakery, whose incredible works of cake art [...]

Empty

They say an optimist looks at a glass and says it’s half full, while a pessimist would say it’s half empty. So how would you classify the person who labeled this? A super-pessimist! -via Arbroath

The Rise of Asian Americans

Educated, hardworking, and family-oriented. These are probably the stereotypes you’ve heard about Asian Americans, but how real are they? Pew Research Center put it to the test, and found that the stereotypes – for the most [...]

The Creepiest Home Decor In The World

This  Half-Life Barnacle by German artist Daniel Ritthanondh is incredibly detailed and realistic, but it’s too damn creepy to actually use in any respectable home. Would any of you actually put this up? Link Via Kotaku

Do Little Half and Half Creamers Ever Go Bad?

So I’m up in Seattle this week, staying at a hotel some blocks from the original Starbucks (which, it turns out, isn’t REALLY the original, but rather the second location, which was situated better for marketing purposes, but who’s counting). So I bought some ground coffee, took it back to my hotel room and threw [...]

How It Should Have Ended (and Began): Return of the Jedi

The crew at How It Should Have Ended spends four and a half hilarious minutes exposing the gaping plot holes in Episode VI, especially taking into account the changes made to this movie after the release of the prequels. Nevermind the extermination of the Ewoks. Video Link -via The Mary Sue

Half Life: Origins Live Action Short

(YouTube Link) Inspired by the Half Life video game series, and the sense of wonder experienced in the opening scene as Gordon Freeman pulls into Black Mesa station, this is one of those shorts that’s interesting to watch even if you’ve never played the games. Just think of it as a deleted scene from LOST, unless [...]

The Swedish Christmas Straw Goat

Christmas is less than a month away, so it’s time to put up your Christmas straw goat. That’s what the town of Gävle, Sweden has done every year since 1966, although residents support the practice for different reasons: Half of the people take pride in the giant animal, while the other half take equal pride in [...]