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Strangest Business Concept Today: Wearable Rubber Band For The Whole Family...What?!

If you've ever had this thought: "hey, I really wish that had a wearable rubber band that would fit all of my family members at once" then there's a good chance you need to talk to someone..you know that "someone" called a psychotherapist. Yes, the kind with drugs, you need it. But, besides that, there's good news because there is someone out there crazier than you who has not only dreamed about giant rubber bands, but dreamed them up into reality.


Obama Action Figure Looks Ready To Kick Butt!

Who says the President of the United States needs clothes to look tough?  Not me! Coming in August 2010 to a G.I. Joe footlocker (or Barbie Playhouse) near you: The Barack Obama action figure!

These Coffee Ads are Sure to Wake You Up!

Need a cup of magical caffiene to get you going in the morning?  The marketing guys know you do.  And they're out to earn your dollar by promoting coffee with some pretty creative ad campaigns.

The Egg Cuber Defies Nature

If you love hardboiled eggs but are bored with their typical, ho-hum egg-like shape you may want to look into getting yourself an egg cuber.  This unique little kitchen gadget is meant to turn an average hardboiled egg into something completely unexpected.

Brew Thru: Drive Thru Beer Franchise, Smart For Business, Bad For Drivers

Americans have forever wished for liquor store drive thrus, but the closest you get are the drive thru daiquiri bars of New Orleans. Since beer is a drinker's best friend, a new franchisor has decided it's a great idea to introduce a similar convenience.


Hair Armor: Drastic Hair Designs Sustain Spring Weather

 Hair and spring just don't tend to be two things that go well together; with wind and rain, even the best coiffed hair is sure to contend with frizziness or flyaways. That hasn't stopped a group of international hair artists from coming up with some absolutely out of this world styles.

Bangalore Safe Driving Campaign May Get Your Clothes Bloody

An ad agency in India wants to make damned sure that people don't talk on their cell phones while driving...  Strap in.  It's a bit messy.

Hoodie From Marthe Aime SS 2010 Let’s Men Show Off Their Pecks!

Hoodies have typically been made to wear during the cooler seasons; sweaters that immediately offer head warmth with very little effort. They're also a nice, cozy fashion item to throw on for a cooler summer evening on the beach. This might be what you've come to expect from a hoodie, but that's all about to change with a unique and unusual fashion design.

Talking, Singing Robot Gets New Lips And Nose, But Remains Creepy

Even the teaching of speech to hearing impaired kids has become robotized in Japan.  But though the Talking Robot, first prototyped in 2007, has had a more recent nose job and its lips plumped up, it still sounds really creepy.

 


Face Chains: The Latest Freaky Fashion Fad For Spring?

There's a new freaky fashion fad that we just might see making an appearance for spring, at least if runway shows that took place earlier in the year have anything to show for it. This will definitely be a love it or hate it kind of trend, and I think it's obvious exactly which one more people will lean towards.


Colon Cafe Offers Drinkers Art With Guts

Belly up to the bar... or better yet, back into it. The Colon Cafe offers drinkers a surreal trip though the lower intestinal tract, if they've got the guts to go inside.

Lost's 'Smoke Monster' & Volcanic Ash Plume: One & The Same?

Isn't there something oddly familiar about the volcanic ash spewing from that Icelandic volcano and a sinister TV  character called the "Smoke Monster"? Any fan of the widely popular TV Show "Lost" might be thinking along these same lines. Might it be that John Locke finally escaped his fictional island and is free to cause havoc on other islands in the real world?

Hello Kitty Barf Bag, A Cute Place To Toss Your Cookies

Feline queasy? EVA Air has something for that: the Hello Kitty barf bag! These bags were standard equipment on the Taiwanese airline's pair of Hello Kitty jets from 2005 through 2009, and are popular collectibles today.

Eco-Chic Jewelry From Adi Zaffran Weisler: Reclaimed Firing Range Bullet Rings

Ever wonder what happens to bullets after they've done their job with all that shoot ‘em up stuff? We've found a way to reuse practically every form of waste, so don't let it come as a surprise that bullets are the next thing to be converted into recycled fashion.

Coffee & Cigarettes Combo Packs Give You Twice The Vice

Coffee & cigarettes may not be the Breakfast Of Champions but for all too many it's the breakfast of convenience. Two cravings satisfied in a single meal... and now available in a killer combo.