Shopped Tattoos is a funny Tumblr account created by Seattle-based artist Cheyene Randall, displaying – what else – celebrities from all generations, with photoshopped tattoos. Surprisingly, some of the shopped tattoos look quite nice on these celebs. Who knew Katharine Hepburn could totally rock the all-over body tattoo? And John Lennon could’ve pulled off the […]
Graphic designer and writer Don Moyer likes drawings that make him laugh, so when he inherited a traditional blue willow-pattern plate that belonged to his great-grandparents, he redrew it to add a dinosaur. Eventually he went on to wreck even more artistic havoc, adding outrageous calamities like zombie poodles, flying monkeys, giant sea monsters, pterodactyls, […]
It looks like humans are not the only species on Earth that love to get buzzed every now and then. In a new research published in the ‘Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences’, there seems to be a few little critters in the forest of Malaysia who hunker for alcohol. The study says that […]
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Oh man, when this guy was told to eat only food that’s fresh, I think he took it too literally. Derek Nance has been eating raw meat – fresh and rotten – for the past six years. It all started when he contracted a mysterious illness that makes him puke every time he tries to […]
International building database Emporis has just released a list of ‘the most spectacular university buildings around the globe’. You’ll be amazed to see the beautiful architecture on this list, because it includes almost every country. One of the buildings that made it on the list is the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, which opened in […]
No, you haven’t died and gone to Heaven. There really is a 5K event for bacon lovers! It’s called the Bacon Chase and unbelievably, you get to wear a bacon-scented bib to run the course, with the actual course offering unlimited bacon bits for you to gobble up until you finish the race. At the […]
Michael Johansson, whom we have gushed about in the past for his ability to fit a massive amount of unrelated items together into neat cubic packages, has also invaded Bok & Blueshuset in Notodden, Norway, with even more random things like keyboards, safes and drawers binding themselves seamlessly and flushed against a wall. We can […]
Think you know your superhero underwear like the back of your hand? Grab this minimalist art print that documents all the famous superhero and villain undies in one place. It was designed by Toronto-based graphic arts studio Design Different and was inspired by childhood, obviously: ‘When I think back to my childhood, memories flood my […]
Nathan Shields wields his magical pancake batter to create amazing and delectable works of edible art, all the while taking care of the kids. We’ve featured this former math teacher turned stay-at-home dad in a past post, featuring his Star Trek-inspired pancakes. Now he’s back with more of what he calls ‘Saipancakes’.
If you’re in the market for a new book, here’s some sage advice from one of literature’s most influential book reading list advisors, Oprah David Bowie. At the exhibition of ‘David Bowie Is’ at the Art Gallery of Ontario, curators revealed his top 100 must-read book list.
Self-professed professional builder Nick Homer, who took his couch out to the streets on a Halloween night for the first time some years ago, has not stopped helping people to build their own couch-on-wheels since. Apparently all that’s needed is a used motorized wheelchair with functioning batteries and a couch that can be mounted to […]
Gregor Weichbrodt took it upon himself to mark out all the places across America that Jack Kerouac and his friends went to in Kerouac’s novel, On The Road. Next he used Google Directions API to calculate all the directions between the locations, making the series of directions alone a grand tome of 55 pages in […]
This gives new meaning to all handheld devices everywhere: you can literally hold a disembodied hand when you use your phone, thanks to this iPhone case from the wonderful, magical land of Japan that comes with a handy realistic woman’s hand affixed to the back of it. We refuse to be disturbed.
If you’ve always wanted to have your very own museum, a new Kickstarter project is allowing you to do just that. Curated by Hans Fex, the Mini Museum is a ‘portable collection of curiosities where every item is authentic, iconic and labeled’. Fex says he has collected these museum specimens over the last 35 years […]