Strange, Odd, Weird or Wacky

Movie Star Dress: Recycled VHS Tape Frock

Everything can have a new life in clothing, and now someone has found a way to re-purpose something that really has no other function today as technology has rendered it extinct!

Cross Your Heart, Your Fingers, And Your Toes... Researchers Study Superstition

People often have weird superstitions that bring them luck... or they think bring them luck. Not just the obvious things like crossing fingers and toes, wearing a charm, or carrying a bunny's foot, but sometimes some pretty strange personal rituals that they believe are lucky - just look at what some athletes do!

New Balance 'Sunshine & Pink' Shoes Are Some Stealthy Sneakers... NOT!

The limited edition New Balance MTG580 SP running shoes are just about sold out but that doesn't mean you'll never see them again; you will... from miles away.

I Have Seen the End of the World. It's Little and Blue

Couldn't get enough of those blue guys in Avatar?  Well, unfortunately a sequel to that film is a few years off.  Until then, we're gonna have to make do with the other blue guys.  And I'm scared.

Banknote Jewelry: Flaunt Your Riches!

Bling used to be gold and shiny, creating a glint that would immediately make people think "wow, that dude/girl is swimming in money". Well, now there's a jewelry designer who's making it possible for you to wear your riches in a different way!

X-Ray Pinup Calendar Is More Than Just Skin Deep

An innovative pinup calendar by Berlin's Butter Advertising Agency makes no bones about true beauty being on the inside.

World Cup Fans From Japan Are A Soccer Shocker

The 2010 FIFA World Cup is once again bringing out the best in football fans worldwide. If loud means proud, then these supporters of Japan's team have finally found a way to drown out those annoying vuvuzelas.

Robot Baby Simulates Real Infant, Stimulates Nightmares

A cute but creepy robotic baby designed by researchers at Tokyo University in Japan is helping behavioral scientists learn how babies respond to sights and sounds.

It's Okay to Spill This Paint - Underwater Paint Photography

Mark Mawson is an artist that creates beautiful photographs from watered-down paint...literally.

I'll Take One Of Those iPads - Wrapped In Chocolate Please!

A chocolate covered iPad.  If that's not the best customized birthday gift an Apple nerd can get, I don't know what is.  That's what Kay Chung received from her husband the other day for her birthday.  Honest.

De-Stressing For Dad: 5 Dead Desk Toys From Suck UK

'Clever' has not left the Suck UK creators in this era of uncertainly and universal stress.  Its latest set of dead desk toys prove that.  They not only help relieve your stress, they make you smile, and they are functional as well.  All of the dead desk toys would made unique Father's Day gifts (better, for sure, than a tie!) for a Dad with a sense of humor.


Hello Kitty Wheelchair Adds Anime To Injury

The Hello Kitty wheelchair features protective spoke guards decked out in Hello Kitty patterns and bright pink upholstery displaying a pattern of Hello Kitty heads. Those clamoring for health care reform should start here.

The Derma Roller Uses Micro-Needling To Rejuvinate Skin

The Scientia Derma Roller is a hand-held device that is meant to be rolled over any part of the skin that is in need of some help.  The roller holds tiny surgical steel needles that penetrate the top layer of the skin and reportedly boost the body’s collagen production in the area.

Instant Ramen Noodles Ready Yet? Ask The Cupmen!

Colorful "Cupmen" guard your Cup Noodle instant ramen while it cooks, then change their hues when it's ready to eat.

Add The Spiral Hot Dog Cutter To Dad's Barbeque Gadget Arsenal

Usually for me hot dogs have to be grilled outside on a hot day and have been cooked in a manner that creates a lot of extra crispy bits.  For anyone who feels similarly about hot dogs, the Spiral Hot Dog Cutter by Wynder may be for you.  This would make a great addition to Dad’s barbeque gadgets, perhaps even as a Father’s Day gift.