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Amigurumi Memes

PSY by Jessica Nevin Jessica Nevin says she is fairly new to crochet, and has just made her very first amigurumi figures for a friend’s birthday. Her chosen subjects? Popular 2012 memes! No doubt you recognize singer PSY dancing “Gangnam Style,” and the other is the IKEA monkey, with his warm coat. The coat is green [...]

Horrible Headlines

We love to see headlines that don’t turn out quite right, whether it’s because of typos, poor editing, or a writer with a wicked sense of humor. Freakonomics has a collection of 36 classics that are so funny they circulate years, sometimes decades after they were first preserved. You’ve probably seen some of them, but [...]

Who’s on the Left? (part two)

If you enjoyed trying the mental_floss quiz Who’s on the Left? then you’ll want to try out ten more famous pairs. You know the names, you know the faces, but are you sure you know which one is which? I didn’t -I only got four correct! I still don’t know who Ed and Larry are. [...]

The 10 Most Lovable Movie Monsters of All Time

Scary monsters may fill theater seats, but let’s face it -lovable monsters do much better in toy stores. No doubt Frankenweenie, which opened in theaters this past weekend, will join the ranks. How will the resurrected dog compare with other monsters we’ve come to know and love? See the competition at Flavorwire. Link

If The Avengers Were In The Olympics

Yes, the Olympics are wrapping up this weekend, but we still have enough time to squeeze in DeviantArt user scargeear’s take on what would happen if The Avengers competed in the games. Black Widow seems like she’d be great at gymnastics and there’s no doubt that Captain America would be great at discus, but I [...]

Breakfast Mascot Alphabet by Mike Boon

Every sugary sweet cold cereal comes with a character that kids will recognize when the TV ads show them. Artist Mike Boon created an alphabet out of cereal mascots that you’ll no doubt recognize. Which is your favorite? The set is available as a print or poster. Link  -via Laughing Squid Previously: Mike Boon’s Dr. [...]

Werewolf Feet

Werewolf Feet – $14.95 Are you itching to get Dad a Father’s Day gift he will really love? Get him the Werewolf Feet from the NeatoShop. Dad will be over the moon for these fantastic slippers. We have no doubt he will have a howling good time wearing them around the house. Be sure to check out [...]

Richard Feynman: No Ordinary Genius

In this 90-minute BBC documentary from 1993, we see a glimpse of Richard Feynman at his best. Feynman and other figures from his life are interviewed extensively, revealing a portrait of a complex mind — a man who was willing to live with doubt, uncertainty, and incorrectness as part of the human condition. [...]

This Should Be Facebook’s Theme Song!

Poke! Happy Birthday, Facebook! Not only is today Facebook’s birthday, but no doubt that you’ve also heard that Facebook is going to go public soon. The $5 billion IPO will surely be a spectacle to watch – but you [...]

Enormous Eye of Sauron Back Tattoo

What’s most impressive is the shading of the background (assuming that’s not just back hair). The husband of Boards.ie member whoopsadaisydoodles acquired this tattoo, no doubt to impress him/her. Link -via Geekologie