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Just Shot Glass

Just Shot Glass – $11.95 Are you bored with your run-of-the-mill barware? It’s time to arm yourself with the Just Shot Glass from the NeatoShop. This fantastic double walled shot glass is designed to look like it has a bullet hole going right through the center.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more great Barware [...]

Shocktails Set of 4 Skull Shot Glasses

Shocktails Set of 4 Skull Shot Glasses – $12.45 Are you looking for a wickedly fun way to serve up cocktails at your next party? You need the Shocktails Skull Shot Glasses from the NeatoShop. This frightfully beautiful set includes 4 shot glasses shaped like skulls.   Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more Halloween [...]

How Movie Effects Fool Your Brain

In this funny 15-minute TED Talk, special effects guru Rob Legato explains, shot by shot, how he made visual effects work in Apollo 13, Titanic, and Hugo. In addition to making great models, he did it by observing what people noticed versus what they saw. A sample quote regarding the Saturn V launch [...]

Knuckle Duster Revolver

This unusual gun is a 7-shot .22 caliber brass and steel revolver. It’s tiny–the hole fits around a single finger. Gunmaker James Reid made fewer than 10,000 of them between 1865-1882, some of them in .32 and .41 calibers. Link | Photo: curio96

Woman Calls 911 to Complain about the Quality of Her Mug Shot from a Previous Arrest

Not everyone is photogenic, but few people do anything about it. According to police, a woman in Barrow County, Georgia called 911 when she saw her mug shot in the local newspaper. It was not up to snuff: Calling 911 to complain, however, might not have been the smartest move. Fowler, 45, was arrested Sunday and [...]

Buckshot Shot Glasses

Buckshot Shot Glasses – $7.95 Father’s Day is coming! What do you get the Dad who has daughters that are old enough to date? The Buckshot shot Glasses from the NeatoShop. This great set of 4 shot glasses, shaped like a shotgun shell, are perfect for sipping drinks while interviewing gentleman callers. Be sure to check out [...]

A Rainbow Made Out Of Toy Cars

This vibrant rainbow circle was created by artist David Waller, who rounded up 6,000 toy cars he’s collected since childhood and arranged them into rings of color, reminiscent of an OCD sufferer’s childhood memory. Hit the jump to see a fun close-up shot that looks like a traffic jam in Toyland, and a contrasting shot of [...]

Theodore Roosevelt’s Life-Saving Speech

John Flammang Schrank is not as well-known a name as Lee Harvey Oswald or John Wilkes Booth or even John Hinkley, Jr. That’s because the president he shot was already out of office and running again on a third-party ticket in 1912. And Theodore Roosevelt survived being shot in the chest. In fact, you are [...]

Laser device could drill in to icy moons

A new robotic device that uses lasers shot through fiber-optic cable has been developed by scientsts. The device is a step forward in the future explo…

Halloween Costume for a Tall Guy: A Short Man on Stilts

The idea was a long shot, but it worked. Redditor firstclass_scamp, who is seven feet tall, altered a pair of pants so that he looks like a short man standing on top of a pair of stilts. Link