Daily Hilarity: The Ball Is Inducted Into Toy Hall Of Fame

And Jon Stewart is outraged it took this long for ball to get its due recognition in this utterly hilarious clip. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Sportsmanship Fail

This is the first soccer footage I’ve ever found interesting: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

What Does Google Search Tell Us About Moral Philosophy/Moral Psychology?

Slate ran a contest called Google Suggest where they asked readers to type in a bit of text into Google’s search engine and see what suggestions the search box gave.  Since the suggestions Google offers reflect popular searches from a timeframe specified only as “recent”, the suggested ways to finish sentences that start with the [Read More...]

Furry Animal Overloaded With Cuteness

I’m not even sure what he is but here you go anyway, all you cute animal junkies. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Stunning Sand Animation

This real-time Ukrainian sand animator, Kseniya Simonva has to be seen to be believed. I’ve never seen anything like it.  She essentially tells us a story by drawing each step of its progression at a time in real time transforming the same sand into the next portion of the story.  It’s truly, truly extraordinary: Once you’ve [Read More...]

2 Musicians Play One Guitar

This is the most amazingly worthwhile gimmick ever.  Who knew that four hands on one guitar could make such great music? The details from the youtube information bar: The 2009 Brazilian Music Institute in Gainesville, Florida featuring CECILIA SIQUEIRA (Uruguay) and FERNANDO LIMA (Brasil) – Duo Siqueira Lima -http://www.duosiqueiralima.com.br/eng… performing Tico Tico no Fuba (Zequinha [Read More...]

Blood Stained Coffee Set

Click here to buy this: Antonio Murado Salome Coffee Set This provocative 14-piece porcelain coffee set was made in Spain exclusivley for the New Museum. The crimson handprints and smears are an almost Baroque reflection on the act of consuming a meal. Edition of 15. >It’s only $500!  Unless you’re a member, in which case, [Read More...]

Drawing New York City From Memory

And I was impressed by Al Franken’s ability to draw a US map from memory! You can follow Stephen Wiltshire’s live progress here. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Ig Nobel Prize Winning Research On Sword Swallowing And Its Side Effects

Fascinating stuff: via True Slant There are 6 videos on Ig Nobel Prize winners on youtube from Submarine Channel. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]