• crematorium

    Extra Charge To Cremate Fat People In U.K. Town

    First it was the extra charge on airlines for very overweight people. Now comes the extra fat charge to have them cremated in a U.K. town. It was a decision made by the council of Warral in Northeastern England based on the fact the fat deceased person needs a...
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    Sex Cereal Available Now In Canada

    Walking through your local health food store, shopping for cereal, you may come across something you’ve never seen before. Sex Cereal. It’s not a joke.  The brainchild of Toronto businessman Peter Ehrlich who came up with the idea while walking through a whole foods, vegan grocery store.  There were...
  • Jason Shron Train in Basement

    Man Builds Train In Basement, Goes Nowhere

    For Canadian Jason Shron there’s nothing more relaxing that sitting in a seat of the country’s VIA train service. He loves it so much he decided to build a perfect replica of a train car in his basement. Actually, if you’re being fully accurate he turned his basement into...
  • Voice-Activated-Popinator

    Impress Your Friends with the Voice Activated Popinator

    I’m pretty good at throwing popcorn up in the air and catching it in my mouth. And when I was 11, that was a really impressive skill to have. At 35, and in the digital age, you’ve got to step your game up if you want to delight intimate...
  • The Nubrella, keeping you dry while you cycle

    Hands-free unbrellas now available

    Ever look at that rain outside and go, “Damn! I’m too tired to carry an umbrella.” Or perhaps your one of those who likes to bike to work and realizes the dangers of trying to hold an umbrella over your head while peddling through a downpour? Well, fret no...
  • he may have to grown into it...

    Chinese toilet maker turns unused toilets into desks for kids

    Gao Jianguo has come up with a way to take unused toilets and recycle them into desks for kids in China. It’s an idea that to some seems ridiculous and to others seems sheer genius. According to the Chinese man, his toilet manufacturing company, throws away hundreds of unused...
  • the Gilbert Atomic Energy kit - for kids who want to be scientists

    The do it yourself atomic energy set for kids, a 1950’s play toy

    Back in 1951, if you’re kid wanted to be a scientist and you could afford the then pricey $50, you might have bought them this, the Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Lab. Only available until 1952 it had everything you needed to make nuclear energy:  Four types of uranium ore,...
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    Zombie Boot Camp ready for students

    Are you afraid of the zombie apocolypse? Fear no more, the Zombie Boot Campin Driotwich, Worcestershire, UK is ready to teach you everything you need to know to kill those undead and save the world. The four-hour camp cost about $100 US and does it’s best to prepare you...
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    Pimp your eyes in California with a new eye color changing technique

    A California doctor, Dr. Gregg Homer has requested an $800,000 clinical trial fund to test a novel eye color changing technique on humans, that he has been working on for the past then years. In 2005, he submitted a patent request via Stroma Medical for a machine that he...