Strange, Odd, Weird or Wacky

We've Got Your Crappy Furniture Right Here

That's no dump! Would you buy your furniture from a store whose mascot is a flying, smiling, cartoon cow-pie? Of course you would... and now you can.

The Snazzy Napper: Comfort For You, Apprehension For Onlookers

If you are one of those people who likes to catch some extra Z’s every chance you get then the Snazzy Napper may be just the invention for you.  The idea behind the Snazzy Napper seems to be to give the spontaneous sleeper a bit of extra comfort and darkness in order to promote a more restful snooze. 

Suitcase Stickers Will Help You Get To Know Airport Security Personnel On A More Intimate Level

Make your wait in the airport security line more fun and interesting with Suitcase Stickers.

Nuke Your Food On The Run With The Portable Wavebox

It is sometimes tough to imagine what we did before microwaves.  They haven’t been around for very long, relatively speaking, but they have become such a fixture in most people’s day to day lives.  There are still some situations though where a microwave would be handy, but one is not available.  The Wavebox is perfect for these instances and comes complete with a carrying handle on top.

Facial Jewelry Highlights Today's Obsession With Enhancement

Have you ever wondered why some people go so far with their cosmetic enhancements?  It seems that time and time again we see pictures of celebrities who looked much better before they started hitting the ‘spa’ or plastic surgeon’s office on a regular basis.  Turkish designer, Burcu Büyükünal, has created a line of facial jewelry to highlight this skewed sense of beauty.    

Rotary Toothbrush Puts New Spin On Dental Hygiene

The odd-looking Kurun rotary toothbrush may make you smile, and that's a good thing thanks to this new type of toothbrush's oddly effective teeth cleaning power.

Wee Wee Football Aims To Make Potty Training Boys Easier

Potty training is frustrating to say the least.  Luckily I have a little girl.  I have heard that little boys can be more difficult and even once you teach them to sit and use the toilet they will still need to learn how to stand and pee.  If your little (or big) boy has reached this advanced stage of the potty training process and needs a little help with aim then the Wee Wee Aim Football may help.

Tropicana Japan Introduces 'Orange With Rare Cheese Flavor' Drink

Tropicana "Orange With Rare Cheese Flavor", a new Fruit Sweets drink from the Japanese division of the global orange juice powerhouse, offers thirsty office workers a "sweet and sour" snack that combines oranges and cream cheese - presumably without curdling.

The OOoo Chair: It May Be Invisible, But You Can Make It Yourself With No Materials

At Decker Yeadon the focus is on the environment - particularly on how new material technologies can lessen the impact on water and energy depletion while positively contributing to health, safety, and security.  The creation of the OOoo Chair, invisible though it may be, stands out as the chair design with the least impact on the environment, although I don't know about 'security.'

 


Will Research Prove The Positive Effects Of Psychedelic Drugs For Psychiatric Patients?

LSD, magic mushrooms, ketamine... We thought they died out with Timothy Leary.  But Swiss researchers now want to break the restriction on studying these psychedelic drugs because they believe that the drugs may be therapeutic in treatment of psychiatric disorders.

You Talkin' To Me? Famous People Sculptures

Andy Wright is an artist that creates sculptures in every style from hyper-realism to surreal and classical sculptures. One thing's for sure; these artworks of famous people look so real that it's like I'm in the same room as their crazy characters!

Ice Aquarium Leaves Freshly Caught Sea Creatures (and Visitors) Cold

The Ice Aquarium in northeastern Japan's Miyagi Prefecture offers parka-clad visitors an eye to ice view of over 450 sea creatures, suspended for easy viewing within frozen blocks of polished ice.

More Dangers From Peanuts: The Peanut Shell Concealed Weapon Necklace

You might have thought a peanut's only about as dangerous as the symptoms of an allergy sufferer, but now there's a daring piece of jewelry that attempts to make the peanut look harmless...right before it stabs you in the back. No, really. , this isn't a case of copious wine consumption; peanuts are dangerous!

Eat Write With Meat & Veggie Supermarket Packaging Notebooks

Food for thought? It's likely these meat and vegetable themed notebooks will spark up an appetite - and not just for knowledge.

Baseball's Big Unit Is Now A Paparazzi

One of the most dominant pitchers ever, and a shoe-in Hall of Famer, Randy Johnson, who retired this past winter, is already on to his next gig. Unlike many ex-players who choose to stay in front of the camera in broadcasting roles, Johnson is stepping behind the camera.