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Turkish village is latest doomsday hotspot

A village in Turkey has become the latest location deemed to be a haven from the Mayan apocalypse. With around 600 inhabitants, Sirince has seen an un…

Welcome to the Fair

Redditors who have eaten this say it’s okay, but they still haven’t invented anything better to eat at a fair than the funnel cake. Link

Picnic Table with a Wine Chiller

I haven’t been able to track down the person responsible for this table, but s/he is certainly clever. It looks easy to make your own. Just remove the center plank from the picnic table, then attach a gutter. Keep your win cool during picnics by adding ice. -via Nag on the Lake

Dragon-Shaped Dumpling

I haven’t been able to track down any information about it, but allegedly this dragon figure is actually a dumpling. It’s filled with a green substance and apparently steamed. You can see additional photos of the creation process at the link. Link -via Bit Rebels

Venom Symbiote Caterpillar

I haven’t done any actual research, but I think that we should jump to the conclusion that these Brahmaea certhia caterpillars are four feet long and, once having tasted human flesh, become insatiably ravenous for it. Why? Because it’s the decent and honorable thing to do. Artist’s deviantART Page -via Geekologie | Photo: Igor Siwanowicz

Leslie Hall Amigurumi

While we haven’t posted much about Miss Leslie Hall, if you’ve been following YouTube memes over the last few years, then you’ll immediately recognize this knitted amigurumi version of her. Link Via Crafty is Cool

I’m Dreaming of A White Dalek

This guy is just waiting to EXTERMINATE any scrooges out there who haven’t gotten into the holiday spirit yet. If I actually lived somewhere with snow, I’d be out there making one of these right now. Link Via The Mary Sue

Mind-Reading Cars from Nissan

Self-driving cars haven’t made it to the streets yet, but they may already soon become obsolete. Nissan is working with the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne on a mind-controlled car that reads the driver’s brain activity, eye movement, and environment to run. There is no release date set and, as you can imagine, a whole [...]

Minimalist British TV Posters

<p><noscript><img class=”aligncenter size-full wp-image-50730″ title=”450_Mr” src=”” alt=”" width=”450″ height=”637″/></noscript></p> <p>Stefanos Birbotsukis posted a series of eight minimalist posters for several British TV series. It took a while for Alex to figure out this Mr. Bean poster -and I still haven’t, but I haven’t seen much British TV, either. He also has posters for <em>Doctor Who, Coupling, [...]

How the Internet Created An Age Of Rage

It’s not secrete that the web is a safe haven to say whatever you want about who ever you want. However the overall effect of anonymous commenting on the internet has created an unprecedented mob mentality leading to an almost constant state rage and hatred directed toward any target. What do you guys think? Please [...]