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Company produces cards from elephant dung

A company in India is enjoying success with its own unique take on the traditional greetings card. Ijender Shekhawat’s “Elephant Stamp” business produ…

Samurai Yoda by Clinton Felker

Many artists have reinterpreted Star Wars characters as samurais from feudal Japan, but artist Clinton Felker has a unique take on Yoda as a Japanese mystic: Link – via My [...]

5 Questions: This Quiz Has Legs

You’d better take Monday’s 5 Questions quiz before it walks away:┬áThis Quiz Has Legs

Tinker Belle Needs a Shave

And someone take that beer away from Sleeping Beauty. She’s underage. Ethan Trewhitt found these Disney Princesses at Dragon*Con. Pocahontas is actually fairly convincing. Link -via Walyou (warning: auto-sound)

What a Bargain!

I’ll take two! This was on Neatorama’s Facebook page. Link

10 Stunning Pictures of Mantises

If you’re one of those people who think insects aren’t pretty, particularly big ones like the praying mantis, well then, you’d better take a look at this great BuzzFeed article that’s sure to change your mind. Link

Hello Kitty Nautical Tattoo

We’ve posted clever Hello Kitty tattoos before, such as Hello Kitty Jesus, Hello Kitty Hannibal Lecter, and Hello Kitty Darth Vader. Here’s a unique take on the motif: the outline of famous cat as the canvas for a nautical scene. Link

Naked Rollercoaster World Record

From bare nipples to white knuckles – more than 100 thrill-seekers rode a rollercoaster naked today.The 102 enthusiasts bared all to take their seats on the Green Scream rollercoaster at Southend-on-Sea, Essex.Organisers were hoping they had broken a new record after 32 attempted the same feat in 2004 at Alton Towers, in Staffordshire.Organiser Tracy Jones [...]

Upside Down Portraits

It doesn’t take much to make me dizzy. Just hanging my head upside down behind my chair gives me a mean case of the spins. Another thing that gives me the spins: this CoolHunting gallery of upside down portraits: Photographer Brandon Vogues came up with a simple and surprisingly novel idea: photograph portraits of people hanging [...]

Mystic makes 2010 predictions with asparagus

In a peculiar take on fortune telling mystic Jemima Packington has forecasted the future and made predictions about the coming year using one of t…