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Cooper, Ozzie and Dewey Get In The Christmas Spirit

Reader Michelle McKee sent in these great pictures of her parakeet Cooper and her friends Dewey and Ozzie decking the halls, trimming the tree, hanging stockings with care and lighting up the minorah this holiday season. Let me just say, these are some seriously cute and cudly little birdies. This card design was designed by [...]

Man Turned His Room Into a VW Beetle

Jalopnik reader Otto banged his head on his room’s slanted ceiling and got an idea: he realized that the angle of the wall looked like the windshield of a car, so he decided to the room into a giant VW Beetle! Take [...]

Behold the Rare, Wild Waldog

Southern Living has a great gallery of reader pet costumes on their site. I think this Boston walterrier just might be my favorite though. Link

A Homemade ED-E Replica

Geekologie reader Will Brown made this incredible replica of ED-E from Fallout: New Vegas. He photographed the steps so crafters might even be able to make their own at home. Link

At the Libraries: 2012 Hugo Awards

Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there’s something noteworthy going on in your local library, leave us a comment! Books and brew? Yes, please! The Kellogg-Hubbard Library in Montpelier, VT, knows exactly what gets a crowd through the door. If you are anywhere near this [...]

Stormtrooper in the Rain

Laugh all you want, but he’s staying dry. Geeks Are Sexy reader Amy, the proprietor of this tattoo, writes that “I live my life by lessons I learned in Star Wars.” A commendable attitude. Link -via blastr

The Legend of King Arthur

The following is an article from the book Uncle John’s Supremely Satisfying Bathroom Reader. What do you think -was King Arthur a real person, or is he purely the stuff of legend? Either way, he makes for a good story. TABLE TALK In England, the most popular tales of chivalry are the Welsh legends of King Arthur and [...]

6 Bizarre Endings For Historical Treasures

If you’re a regular Neatorama reader, than you probably already know that Egyptian mummies were regularly burned as firewood in the past, but you might not be aware of some of the other tragedies befalling historical artifacts featured in this great Cracked article. If you couldn’t tell by the image, you might not want to [...]

Reader-Submitted Quiz: Name the International Space Station Countries

It’s Reader-Submitted Quiz Week! Today’s quiz was submitted by Toby Hansen. 15 countries are currently participating in the International Space Station (ISS) program, according to the Canadian Space Agency (CSA). Can you name them all in 3 minutes? Take the Quiz: Name the 15 Countries Participating in the ISS

Reader-Submitted Quiz: Name the 20 Most Popular Dog Breeds

It’s Reader-Submitted Quiz Week! Our first one is from Chelsea Tymms. Each year, the American Kennel Club announces the “most popular dogs in America” based on the club’s registration statistics. Can you name the 20 most popular dogs in 2010, according to the AKC? You’ve got 3 minutes. Take the Quiz: Name the 20 Most Popular Dog [...]