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Amazing park benches turn mundane seats into stunning works of art.

// October 7th, 2016 // No Comments » // Entertainment

There are literally millions of park benches across the world and all of them are fairly standard structures – plain, blocked supports with a horizontal surface to sit on. But some cities have thought out of the box and turned their park benches into beautiful, sometimes stunning, works of art. Check out the collection of […]

Complete Star Wars timeline – calendar of significant events and characters in the Star Wars universe

// December 21st, 2015 // No Comments » // Movies and TV

Remember, the Star Wars universe exists beyond the movies. Many novels, comic books, television series, and spinoff movies expand upon the universe as explained in the 9 canonical movies. Based on the Coruscant tropical year, this calendar uses the Battle of Yavin (when the first Death Star was destroyed) as its epoch or year zero. […]

Interesting – Palestine in a 1947 National Geographic map

// July 10th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Reminder how some things change while other things remain locked in time. The above is a 1947 map from National Geographic illustrating the proposed changes to Palestine (division of Arab State and Jewish State). The text at the top reads…

Outlaw motorcycle clubs (one percenter bike gangs) and their memorable patches

// May 18th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

utlaw motorcycle clubs, also known as one percenters, are biker gangs that are considered “outlaw” because they are not sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) and do not adhere to their rules. Instead, one percenter clubs have their own set of bylaws which may or may not condone illegal activities. Regardless of their bylaws, […]

Check out all of the awesome monstrous vehicles from the Mad Max: Fury Road movie!

// May 15th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

George Miller insisted that Colin Gibson, production designer responsible for all the cars in Mad Max: Fury Road, make all the cars in the movie not only cool, but real working functional vehicles with ultra-tuned, tweaked out engines – and Gibson delivered the goods. For the main story line, Gibson created 88 final cars, each […]

Mad Max: Fury Road’s flame throwing guitar player wasn’t CGI – check out the Doof Wagon (or Doof Machine)

// May 15th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

The Doof Wagon (aka Doof Machine or Doofwagon) rig was built on top of a retired military rocket launching truck which they upgraded with a supercharged V8, six huge Taiko drums channeling their sound through giant air conditioning ducts, a small lit stage fronted with a classic car grill, a mammoth stack of speakers (there’s […]

Nifty cocktail (drinks) guide created by engineer proves to be surprisingly useful (printable version included)

// April 1st, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

This cocktail guide was created by an engineer for the US Forest Service in 1974 (I’m not sure why that agency would create such an elaborate document about mixed drinks). It features various drink recipes, in a single printable page, drawn in (and to) engineer-like specifications. It’s surprisingly useful.

15 photos that will shatter your heart and scar your soul forever (WARNING: devastatingly heartbreaking content)

// February 19th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

The collection of emotional photos below are devastatingly heartbreaking for various reasons. Some portray horrifyingly sad human situations while some capture the distressing brutality of mankind. In some the story behind the photo reveals a poignant situation that may not be immediately recognized from the photo alone. In all, the photograph will be permanently etched […]

More well-timed photos that make you go, Ahhhh

// February 11th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Here’s a collection of well-timed photos that give the perception of, well, check for yourself below. I can’t vouch for the legitimacy of some of the photos so feel free to share your opinion in the article comments (which I will, of course, promptly delete if I disagree).

Amazing hole-in-one golf shot – ball teed off into sand trap and then mysteriously spits back out into the hole

// February 4th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Hole-in-one golf shots are always entertaining but this one is particularly stunning. Watch as Australian golfer Richard Green tees off on the par-four 15th hole and shanks it right into a sand bunker before turning away in disgust. The ball disappears into the bunker and then as if by magic, spits right back out (at […]

Legendary historic personalities in rare candid (and unusual) photos you’ve likely never seen before

// January 30th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

They weren’t always famous and even when they were, their public persona followed them everywhere they went providing an easily-recognizable facade by which we recognized them. The rare photos below feature famous legendary public personalities in historic candid photos you have likely never seen before.

More well-timed photos that make you smile (or laugh)

// January 11th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Here’s a collection of well-timed photos that give the perception of, well, check for yourself below. I can’t vouch for the legitimacy of some of the photos so feel free to share your opinion in the article comments (which I will, of course, promptly delete if I disagree).

100 Books you must read before you die

// January 4th, 2015 // No Comments » // Entertainment

It’s well understood that reading improves your focus and concentration and expands your imagination but reading also broadens your understanding of the world in general. To that end, here are 100 books that every person should read before they die.

Weird well-times photos that make you go, Huh? – Part 2

// December 31st, 2014 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Well-timed photo makes gymanist look like she has no head

Here’s a collection of well-timed photos that give the perception of, well, check for yourself below. I can’t vouch for the legitimacy of some of the photos so feel free to share your opinion in the article comments (which I will, of course, promptly delete if I disagree).

More weird well-timed photos that make you go, Huh?

// December 11th, 2014 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Well-timed photo of monkey on car windshield gives allusion of giant monkey attacking car

Here’s a collection of well-timed photos that give the perception of, well, check for yourself below. I can’t vouch for the legitimacy of some of the photos so feel free to share your opinion in the article comments (which I will, of course, promptly delete if I disagree).

Ultra cool Christmas Tree with no tree!

// December 2nd, 2014 // No Comments » // Entertainment

Although it might not be so easy to decorate, we gotta give this tree two thumbs-up for creativity.