Tuesday, August 31, 2010
iPhone 4/Leica M9 conversion sticker: "Since I couldn't install a blinking antenna I decided to embellish the front and back of the phone to make it look like a Leica M9." I want! I want!
teabagging is, it is an act where a man inserts his scrotum into another person's mouth in the fashion of a teabag into a mug with an up/down (in/out) motion. And then, there's the Teabagging Bag, the ultimate tea bag! Nothing sexual. It is reusable and just makes tea.
Yoda Head Cake. 2 hours for baking and stacking, 1 hour for carving the cake and molding rice krispie ears, and 6 hours for the fondant work, detailing and painting. I don't know how anyone can eat this. It's Master Yoda!
(Thanks Mr Big)
(Thanks Mr Big)
Morten Moeslund loves pin-ups. Who doesn't? So he spends his time drawing nothing but these sexy Star Wars pin-ups. First he scans the lineart which is done by hand and then he paints them using Adobe Photoshop. He does other characters not from the Star Wars universe too.
photographs the meal every day for the next 137 days and counting. Surprise, surprise. The Happy Meal looks more or less the same as it did when Sally first bought it.
Fried Beer. They put beer inside a salty pretzel like dough, and deep fry it. When you take a bite, beer pours out of the inside pocket of dough. Sounds delicious. I would like to try one!
Saturday, August 28, 2010
Watch Part One of A Light in the Darkness, a two part Star Wars fan film directed and co-written by Fed Wetherbee, an Emmy award winning cameraman who has worked on many popular reality shows including, Survivor and The Ultimate Fighter. Part Two is currently in post production with a release date for later this year.
Henry Jun took this stunningly beautiful timelapse video of the Perseid Meteor Shower and the galactic core of the Milky Way as seen from Joshua Tree National Park between August 12 and August 15, 2010.
What's scarier than a tornado? The answer is fire tornado! This one was filmed in Sao Paolo, Brazil. It is caused by a combination of wildfires and strong dry winds following weeks of drought in the country. You should be glad you don't have to face one in your neighbourhood.
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
I know it's the Ghost Month but last Saturday, me and my buddies from the Singapore Paranormal Investigators went to an abandoned kampong located at the foot of Bukit Timah Hill to look for a pontianak which is a Malay female vampire. Watch the video.
Saturday, August 21, 2010
Brilliant viral marketing video by the people behind the upcoming movie, The Last Exorcism. Sexy girl chats with horny guys in Chatroulette. Girl teases them. Horny guys get excited but then she transforms into a demon. Horny guys not so horny anymore.
Friday, August 20, 2010
Thursday, August 19, 2010
what a PhD is. It's hard to describe it in words so he uses pictures: "Reading research papers takes you to the edge of human knowledge. Once you're at the boundary, you focus. You push at the boundary for a few years. Until one day, the boundary gives way."
Pro Set “Yo! MTV Raps” card collection. The cards were produced in 1991 and feature 150 cards showcasing rap artists and their accomplishments. He is still missing cards 23, 39, 98. Help him if you can.
magnify the display screens of his iPad and Kindle. He writes: "I wondered what the Kindle’s screen looks like close up. Quite different! I then compared the Kindle’s screen at roughly 26x and 400x with the iPad’s screen at approximately the same resolution."
fanart of the Youth Olympic Games mascots, Lyo and Merly. He writes: "I just had to try very hard to draw them as cute as the originals. This is a fully digital picture, though I made 3-4 pencil reference sketches before I draw the whole thing on my PC. As usual, I made a little modification on their design with naughty thoughts."
paperdoll version of Lyo and Merly, the mascots for the 2010 Singapore Youth Olmypic Games. Lyo is a lion cub with a mane as fiery as his passion for life. merlion cub who loves exploring the seas surrounding Singapore, and beyond.
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Official Youth Olympic Games Channel on YouTube to catch it again in HD! Watch Part 1 and Part 2.
Saturday, August 14, 2010
Space Invaders project. He writes: "This project has been in the making for months. It took some time to sort out the platform design and secure the rarer minifigs. It's now hanging on my living room wall, where I expect it's found a permanent home." I want this on my wall too!
custom Robot for under $100. He writes: "I am making custom low-cost Robots for kids and adults. I want to get everyone's opinion on what they want in a Robot for under $100. If anyone has something specific in mind that they would like me to design and build, message me privately and I can start immediately."
Russian Happy Meal anyone? More like Russian Nightmare Meal! Over in Russia, buying preserved food will get you a free gift that is well, equally preserved. That's right. Stuffed animal toys in a jar filled with preserved pickles, chillies, etc. Not sure if they come with instructions to wash the toy before playing.
Postertext, you can now hang your favorite book on the wall with the complete text, arranged to depict a memorable scene from the book! Currently they are only making posters based on classical literature but they will be expanding to contemporary literature, including popular books such as The Lord of the Rings.
Dalek birthday cake. They write: "This cake was a challenge but ended up better than we could have imagined. It stands 22" high and weighs nearly 20kg."
Project Springfield are in the process of creating a multi-layered landscape that includes nearly the entire town of Springfield, the home the Simpsons!
Retro Cassette iPhone cover. The silicon cover is designed to look exactly like an old audio cassette, complete with its own case. And when fully opened, the case makes a perfect stand for your iPhone. Sweet! Only for iPhone 3G and 3Gs.
Life, Panoramic is a collection of city portraits from around the world, written and photographed by locals. Here's one taken in Beijing: "Further down, an old man drags deliberately at a cigarette, holding the smoke deep in his chest. He stares nostalgically at paddle boats drifting by."
(Thanks Terra Siow)
(Thanks Terra Siow)
here to take a look at how all the 20 English Premiership clubs will look this season.
(Thanks Mr Big)
(Thanks Mr Big)
Over at Chennai, the monkeys there don't only want to play with themselves, they want to play with goats too. Like riding on the goats and pulling their tails.
Friday, August 13, 2010
Perhaps one of the best ever Hulk transformation you'll ever watch. Yes, Halka is really a Bangladesh made film. Don't ask me who did the award winning Hulk CGI! Watch this on Klik.TV.
I got this from a friend who bought it from Taiwan. Thanks babe! It looks like a box of condoms.
"Choco is better than sex," it says. Hmmm, not so sure about that.
Ok these aren't condoms but strawberry flavoured chocolate that is wrapped up to look like condoms!
Here's a close up.
Tear away the wrapper and there you have it.
It does look like a condom but you can't wear it. You put it in your mouth and eat it. So how does it taste like? Better than any condom for sure. I think there's a chocolate flavoured one too.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Hairy Underwear Collection includes panties, undershirt and leggings for men and women. Designed for people who want to celebrate hairyness, the Hairy Underwear is also perfect for people who have gone hairless and miss their hair.
safety booklet supplied by the local police department. It contains advice for children and shows in rather graphic detail the consequences of carelessness.
retro video game shops. He writes: "Although auction sites like eBay and Yahoo Japan are becoming increasingly fertile hunting grounds for treasures from the video game past, there is nothing that beats walking into a retro video game shop." I agree!
Cherry Chomper is great for all you lazy cherry eaters. It pits cherries so you don’t have to. Simply pop a cherry in its mouth, press the head and release. The rapid plunging action pushes the seed through the cherry leaving it perfectly pitted and ready to eat. Comes with a little recipe booklet.
manner posters that appeared in the Tokyo subways between 1976 and 1982. This one, The Seat Monopolizer, was inspired by Charlie Chaplin's "The Great Dictator". It encourages passengers not to take up more seat space than necessary.
Who's the baddest dude in the galaxy? Blackstar Warrior! Who's slicker than Superfly? Blackstar Warrior! Who's coooler than Captain Kirk? Blackstar Warrior!
Monday, August 09, 2010
Saturday, August 07, 2010
Seat Savers are helpful items that keep your seat for you until you return. Items include spilled Dunkin Donuts coffee, Ben & Jerry's ice cream, nail polish, Chinese food and Hot Sauce. What a brilliant idea! Beats using tissue to chop seats.
Stormtrooper ornament for the hood of his car! He sanded the head with fine grit sand paper and then painted the head metallic silver before mounting it on his car.
legs as eyelashes in an exhibit titled Flylashes, part of a small series of works using fly parts with other materials. She explains: "I used the legs and wings for explorative sculptural purposes, in the case of Flylashes, gluing them to my own eye using eyelash glue."
The Definitive Beastie Boys Sample Source Collection now. Go!
how she got her stolen bike back: "Today is one of my proudest days as a New Yorker. My bike got stolen last night and goddamn if I didn’t have it back before noon today, thanks to a curious but powerful mixture of internet savvy, a responsive police force, and one very special Law and Order fan."
Robotic Dog Coin Bank and watch as the dog eats them up. But don't worry, all your coins will be safe inside the box, not in its tummy. Phew. The Robotic Dog Coin Bank comes in a choice of five fun breeds, each with his own unique color marking.
10K Apart. Over $10K in prizes to be won. Contest ends in 18 days.
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Meet Xu Rong . She's an Assistant Professor at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and judging from her photos posted on her blog an...