Have you heard this variant of the anecdote?
"I went to see the Chinese movie, Curse of the Golden Flower, but 20 minutes after I left the theatre, I forgot what it was about."
Or this one?"We saw the film "The Banquet," and not only were we hungry 20 minutes later, but we had to see the movie again!
I used to laugh at these "jokes." Now... well, I'm a little sensitive about my memory. I can't seem to recall the names of movies, the stars, even the plots of movies I've seen recently...and these movies were not even Chinese!
The lamp is in chrome and brushed aluminum finish and is encased in a clear crystal globe.
The design of the globe is what sets this lamp apart. The globe is shaped like a bulb! Now where have you seen that?
A lamp inside a bulb.
Cool is the first word that came to my mind. read more »
Hate changing the oil in your boat?
Our Guest Blogger, Matt Bobryk, is an advertising writer who just so
happens to be a certified gear head and obsessed with anything with a
motor in it. He wanted to share some of the latest innovations in boating with the readers of AmericanInventorSpot.com.
Here's his article: read more »* * * * *
Clocky on the other hand is more like a pet. He loves playing hide and seek, and catch me if you can. He is not that great to look at, but the cute face makes the owner laugh at a critical time of the day...waking up time. Clocky is customiseable to a great extent and is really user friendly. Owners will fall in love with him, as they well should. read more »
The Gotta Go Briefcase for the Exec always on the run. At last, a briefcase you actually are supposed to take a dump in.
And so, the search for perfect pearly whites continues. But this time the answer lies not in a dentist's chair, but in a new gizmo.
The Ionic Teeth Whitener uses a special blue LED light to whiten teeth!
After the initial shock of trying to visualize a LED in my mouth, I started learning more about the contraption. read more »
Welcome the new avatar of the fish bowl.
Shaped like a tea cup, complete with a handle...this is a handcrafted innovation for fish lovers. read more »The Teacup Fish Bowl is great as a gift for your fish loving friends or to keep on your kitchen sill.
The Spindra Photo Box has a built in album on the lid which can hold five 2inch x2inch pictures.
So you have a quaint and stylish box as well as a display area for your favorite moments.
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The shelf is so designed that once you fold a towel and place on it, the shelf becomes invisible.
Keep stacking the towels.
People will wonder what is holding them up.
Apart from the enigma of the design, what I like most is the simple sleek lines and the functionality read more »
Designed by Lupus Sabene, the Fabric Clock will redefine fashion.
You can keep customizing it to suit your mood.
The face of the clock has a piece of fabric that you can keep changing...blues for Monday, stripes for Tuesday... read more »
The Canny Collar was voted the Best New Product for 2006 by the Pet Product Retail Association.
This revolutionary, yes, it is revolutionary innovation is made up of a simple collar with a slip line that fits over the dog's nose and a lead that fastens behind the dog's head. read more »
Reading from the About My Planet online green news, I came across a strange and funny picture of a person dressed in a Selk Bag. A Selk Bag is a wearable sleeping bag. read more »
A must-do on every child's list is to play with food. Spinach can transform into ‘yucky mush', peas into footballs, fries and ketchup into bloodied swords...WOWIE!
Who said food is meant to be eaten?
Definitely not a kid. read more »
The Solar Keyhole Light is solar powered as the name suggests.
Small and compact it can be used to light up key holes, door handles or entrances.
No more fumbling in the dark, no dropping all the shopping, no putting down the baby while trying to open the door. read more »