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Game On: Street Fighter LEGO Minifigs

If you saw this picture and got super excited about being able to buy these guys, I hate to disappoint, but they aren’t for sale. These amazingly intricate Minifigs were actually custom created by LEGO fan Julian Fong. It took him over a year to paint the whole set, so if you want to follow [...]

Hell Hath No Yard Sale Like a Woman Scorned

That’s one way to clean the house: a woman in Superior, Wisconsin, decided to hold an "ex-husband" garage sale where she threw out all of her husband’s worldly possessions, including his car: Large signs reading [...]

Chocolate Mario Kart

Is your chocolate craving “driving” you crazy? Well then, you might enjoy these tasty chocolate Mario Karts offered for sale at La Chocolatiére – Les Paillardises de Rouen, in Rouen, France. I don’t know about you guys, but I certainly want a taste of this kind of speed. Link

Scooby-Doo Mystery Machine for Sale

Ray’s Classics in California has a ’69 Dodge cargo van for sale with the iconic paint job of the Mystery Machine from the cartoon series Scooby-Doo! Dog not included. Link -via Laughing Squid

Flying car goes on sale

A two-seater flying automobile that can fly at speeds of up to 60mph is now on sale for over $1.5M. What makes the Aerocar particularly unusual is tha…

Wyoming Town For Sale

The entire town of Buford, Wyoming, is for sale. Despite what the picture shows (it’s from 2006), there is only one resident. Don Sammons is retiring, so several buildings, ten acres of land, a zip code, and a high-altitude view are all going on the auction block. Bidding will start at $100,000, which sounds like [...]

15% Off Smart Valentine’s Day Gifts

One of the items on sale is the Wall Coaster Extreme Stunt Kit, which is the closest we’re going to get to having a giant Plinko board in the office. Here’s what you can do with it:


How did this happen? Maybe when they decided to list the house for sale in a hurry, the only exterior picture they had was a dud from the wedding album. Or maybe it was a Photoshop Disaster. Either way, potential buyers are going to assume the house is haunted! Link

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