Strange, Odd, Weird or Wacky

Pacific Coast: Business Brings Hotel Room Comfort Home

It's pretty much inevitable that when you stay at a luxury hotel, you'll have the best sleep of your life. While, maybe not while you're in Vegas, since that city never sleeps..but that's why there's a business that allows you to bring the comfort of a Vegas hotel room home so you don't miss out on the experience!

Bizarre Real Piglet Bank Saves Change, Costs A Mint, Annoys PETA

The Piglet Bank: Sick joke or slick marketing scheme? This cheeky product from, er, TheCheeky.com gives a new and unusual spin to your old change jar.

Bacon USB Flash Drives Make Memory More Meaty

These meaty Bacon customized USB flash drives cater to those who believe that anything "bacon" just can't be bad. Mmm, bacon...

There's A Panic In The Opera And It's Spooking This Table!

Have you ever seen a deer in the woods take off suddenly for reasons unknown.  He's been spooked.   That's the image that came to my mind when I first saw Panic Opera, Russian designer Dima Loginoff's new 8-legged table.  It looked like Loginoff had filmed the deer 'in flight,' played it back in slow motion and made a still life of it.

 

Woven Recycled Denim Charpai Cot One of Finalist in Recycled Denim Challenge

Remember the days when cutting an old worn pair of jeans could make shorts? Me too. I'm glad those days are over too, but I am also glad that there are creative people who can craft recycle jeans into anything from sturdy furniture to practical coasters. Some of them won The Ecouterre Recycled Denim Challenge.

Doughnut To-Go Keeps Sweet Snacks Safe & Secure

Doughnut To-Go is a custom carrying case designed to hold a single doughnut in protective custody. It can even be locked, keeping your sweet snack safe from kids, co-workers and Homer Simpson. DOH!

Pick Up A DQ Blizzard Maker And Skip The Drive Thru

I am an absolute ice cream addict.  Image my delight when I saw that there is now a Dairy Queen Blizzard Maker on the market.  Oh how I would have loved to have had one of these as a kid!     

5 Places To Enter Pics of Your Homemade Halloween Costumes For Super Sweet Treats

Here is your chance to show off your homemade innovations. If you made a homemade Halloween costume this year, submit pictures of the costumes in one of the homemade costume contests below. Then cross your fingers (legs and eyes too) that your creepy creation is the most creative and unique of the entries. Why? The prizes are sweeter than that candy you are about to trick or treat for.

The Soup And Sandwich Tray Helps You Keep Balanced

Soup and sandwich combos are perfect for fall and winter.  They make great lunches and quick, comforting dinners.  Of course, the relaxation factor is over the moment your bowl slides off your plate and lands in your lap.  The Soup and Sandwich Tray takes care of this little problem.

What A Physicist Might Do In The Name Of Biomimicry

A physics grad student at Georgia Tech, Andrew Dickerson, conducted an interesting animal experiment in the hopes of it leading to a new design for a washing machine or something, perhaps, that had not been invented yet.  He studied the number of shakes it takes for various animals to dry off.

 

Pumpkin Art That Inspires Awe

What can you do to scare the crap out of little kids on Halloween? Make really scary pumpkin carvings, of course!

Finally! A How-To Manual For The Budding Evil Genius

Evil geniusing comes to the masses with Robert Iannini's book "Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius: 28 Build-it-yourself Projects"

Fridgeezoo Animals Help Keep Your Fridge Chilly

If you are sick of your kids, spouse or roommate leaving the fridge door open then you should take a look at the Fridgeezoo creations out of Japan.  These cute animal friends come in a milk carton shaped form and are meant to be placed inside your refrigerator.  They start out friendly enough, greeting you when you open the fridge, but quickly turn on you if you keep the door open for too long.

Creepy Cosplay Halloween Costume Channels Your Inner Panda

Japanese Halloween costumes range from silly to strange to bizarre. This one, however, is so out there it's off the scale. At least it comes with an inflatable panda bear.

Ultimate Designer Yo-Yo Is Wheel Expensive

The made-to-order Nostalgia ultimate yo-yo by Japanese artist and designer Shinobu Konmoto is a replica of the 2007 world championship winner, so you know it can roll with the best.