The Best of Lost At E Minor

The Lost At E Minor posts creating the most waves right now.

That perfectly normal Tokyo day where everyone was a giant pigeon

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Events on Tuesday 1 April 2014

Is anyone even surprised that this happened in Japan? It all began last year when Japanese comedy site, Daily Portal Z, immortalized themselves in Google Street View fame by wearing pigeon masks (you can check it right here).

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Wrecked remains of L.A. apartment trashed by Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love

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By Low Lai Chow in New Music on Tuesday 1 April 2014

The Seattle police recently released some photos of Kurt Cobain’s and Courtney Love’s apartment in Los Angeles. Apparently these were taken shortly after they moved out of it in 1992. There are wall scribblings, junked magazines, candy, discarded namecards, coins, pill bottles everywhere, and even a VHS tape of Nirvana’s Come As You Are music […]

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Morning showers will never be the same with this psychedelic shower head

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Tuesday 1 April 2014

Add some colour to your life – specifically your groggy morning showers – with the help of this color changing shower head. Requiring no batteries or power, this groovy shower head utilizes the power of water pressure to light up its LEDs.

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Watch this extraordinary video of a two-legged dog’s first trip to the beach go really, really well

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By Tristan Rayner in Video on Monday 31 March 2014

Duncan Lou is an amazing two-legged Boxer who appeared in a short video from Panda Paws Rescue Animal Shelter. Duncan is on the beach with his friend Mane, and it’s about the happiest, most joyful thing we’ve ever seen.

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Norwegian boy gets a McDonald’s receipt as a tattoo

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Saturday 29 March 2014

This is customer loyalty at its finest. Stian Ytterdahl from Lorenskog, Norway, will never ever forget what he had for lunch at McDonald’s last Monday, because he had the receipt details tattooed on his right arm. Asked by his friends to choose between sticking a Barbie up his ass and getting inked, he chose the latter (as I would probably too). The dare was supposedly a punishment for being too smitten with the ladies (kids these days).

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This Blobfish plush deserves a hug

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Saturday 29 March 2014

The Blobfish might have been dubbed as the ‘world’s ugliest animal’ but at least it’s much cuddlier than you – at least in plush form. Online purveyor of cool stuff, ThinkGeek, is selling a plush version of the grumpiest cat of the sea. The website says it’s super soft and made for hugging, just like […]

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Check out these chicken beauty pageant contestants

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Saturday 29 March 2014

Well, this is one henteresting and eggcellent series. Singaporean photographer Ernest Goh has captured the beautiful and elegant chicks in a Malaysian beauty pageant. What makes this so different? By ‘chicks’ I meant it literally, meaning that beauty pageant is a contest for chickens.

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Is this the greatest example of redneck road rage karma ever caught on video?

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By Tristan Rayner in Video on Friday 28 March 2014

This could be our favourite moment in sweet, sweet karma – perhaps even of all time. The story is: A lady (who is filming the whole thing) is being tailgated by this guy, on a slippery wet road. The guy rages in his truck, finally shooting past and popping a huge middle finger. [This post first ran on our technology and gadget site, Techly]

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The Photoshop erase tool is now wiping out the ugly bits of London

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By Low Lai Chow in Tech on Friday 28 March 2014

Haha! Ad creatives Guus Ter Beek and Tayfun Serier sure have a sense of humor. Through their Street Eraser project, the duo are now putting up giant cutouts of the iconic Photoshop erase tool effect in the streets of London to wipe out the ugly bits, such as billboard ads and road signs. It’s ingenious.

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Swedish guy offers free stay on private island for creatives

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By Low Lai Chow in Cool Travel on Friday 28 March 2014

This is for real: Singapore-based Swedish author Fredrik Härén, is now inviting creatives to stay at his private island near Stockholm for free. The idea came to him when he bought his first island in the Philippines as a creative escape, and wanted to share the experience when he bought a second island in Sweden. […]

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How to make a fake decapitated head in a jar

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Friday 28 March 2014

Fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ can now sorta become The Governor, by having their own collection of decapitated heads in jars. Mikeasaurus of Instructables teaches us how to create one with this cool DIY guide.

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Watch what happens when 15 homophobic volunteers are challenged to meet 15 gay people for a hug

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 28 March 2014

Remember that First Kiss video that went viral? The Gay Women Channel on YouTube went a step further. They got hold of 15 homophobic volunteers and challenged them to meet 15 gay people for a hug.

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Check out these badass designs from Valek Rolling Pins

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By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Friday 28 March 2014

Why settle for an ordinary rolling pin while baking, when you can grab a Valek Rolling Pin. These cool baking tools are crafted by Polish designer Zuzia Zuber. Learning that she could engrave wooden rolling pins with patterns with her super funky laser engraver, Zuber got to work on ‘engraving, testing, baking and baking and […]

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Meet Ratzilla: the 15 inch long rat that terrorized an entire family and their cat

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Events on Friday 28 March 2014

Forget Godzilla, here’s what we all should be running away from: a monster rat that chewed its way through a concrete wall and settled inside a Swedish family’s kitchen. The Bengtsson-Korsas family realized a disturbance in their household when their cat, Enok, refused to go into their kitchen. What they didn’t know was that the 15 inch long (tail not included) Ratzilla, had already made the space behind the dishwasher its home.

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Steampunk sculptures located inside pocket watches

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Friday 28 March 2014

Pocket watches may be a thing of the past, but they are in no way any less beautiful. Just check out these repurposed antique pocket watches by New Jersey-based artist Sue Beatrice of ‘AllNatural Arts’. Beatrice recycles discarded parts like gears, cogs, screws, and sprockets, into whimsical sculptures inspired by nature and fantasy. Her steampunk […]

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Looks familiar? It’s the house that inspired Pixar’s ‘Up’

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By Inigo del Castillo in Cool Travel on Thursday 27 March 2014

Would you sell your old and tiny house for a million dollars? In 2006, Edith Macefield of Seattle turned down such an offer, paving the way for her home to become the inspiration for Disney/Pixar’s hit movie, ‘Up’. The 84-year old woman made headlines when she refuse to sell her property to developers, forcing them […]

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The Fanciful, Monstrous Feminine: one of the greatest feminist art series, ever

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By Rachel Oakley in New Art on Thursday 27 March 2014

This incredible series of photographs features “morbid depictions of common beauty rituals” of women. Created by artist Jessica Ledwich, each photo is just as bizarre as the next, showing just what women have gone through in their beauty practices that are quite “monstrous”. Ledwich says her project explores the fact that throughout “history, the bodies […]

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This unicorn dog mask is much better than the cone of shame

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Thursday 27 March 2014

Want to teach your dog a lesson it will never forget? Turn your pooch into an enchanted creature via this unicorn mask for dogs. Tokyo-based crochet artist Hiroko Fukatsu created the ultimate shaming device for the upcoming ‘Year of the Horse’. She used the photos of the embarrassed Shiba Unicorn as New Year’s Day greeting cards.

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Butterfly wings look even more spectacular under a microscope!

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Thursday 27 March 2014

Biochemist Linden Gledhill reveals to us the little things that make a butterfly beautiful, through the lens of science. In the series, Gledhill first collected various specimens of rare and colourful butterflies. He then placed them under a microscope and a set of high-powered lights to capture the mesmerizing world hidden in their wings.

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These turtles are kept cozy with crocheted sweaters

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Wednesday 26 March 2014

MossyTortoise is an Etsy shop offering custom crocheted cozies for your pet tortoise. No, truly. Katie Bradley is behind the concept, which began with an ‘accidental hobby’ of rescuing tortoises. [Check out our recent post on Penguins in Sweaters]

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