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Wicked Witch of the East Night Light

  Wicked Witch of the East Night Light Are you afraid of falling houses and other things that might go boom in the night? You need the Wicked Witch of the East Night Light from the NeatoShop to light your way. This beautiful porcelain night light is perfect for reminding you that there really is no place like [...]

Motion-activated Sprinkler

Even the Wicked Witch is no match for the Scarecrow! Amazon sells the Contech Electronics CRO101 Scarecrow Motion-Activated Sprinkler. The normal purpose of such a device is to scare pets and wildlife (and maybe kids) away from your lawn or garden. However, many folks have their own ideas of how it should be used, as you’ll [...]

Wicked Witch of the East Door Stop

The Wicked Witch of the East Door Stop – $27.95 Do you know someone who is hard to shop for? The Wicked Witch of the East Door Stop from the NeatoShop, because even a real witch can appreciate a great pair of shoes. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more Wizard of the Oz fun.

The Wicked Bible: Adultery is OK! (Murder still frowned upon)

Looking for a Bible that’s a little more lenient? For $90,000, the Wicked Bible (AKA the Adulterous Bible and the Sinners’ Bible) could yours. In 1631, the royal printers Robert Barker and Martin Lucas printed about 1,000 copies of the King James Bible, which included an interesting take on the Ten Commandments: Yep. Thou shalt commit [...]

The Quick 9: Nine Wicked Facts

I’m, oh, five years behind the rest of the world, but I finally saw Wicked. It was, as promised, awesome. Even my husband liked it (although he still wonders why they have to sing everything). I was so taken with it I had to come home and do a little research on its background – [...]