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Are you ready for Halloween yet? Don't worry if you're not -there's still plenty of time left to get ready. Even if you put things off as long as possible though, you can still create a great DIY Halloween costume in no time. Here are a few ideas in...
From: Neatorama | By: Jill Harness | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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            Image Credit: Audubon FilmsThe first weird film I ever remember seeing was Eraserhead when I was just a teenager, and man did it mess with my head.  What I had noticed days after watching it was, unlike most films, Eraserhead stuck...
From: Neatorama | By: RemyCarreiro | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Englishman William Hope worked as a carpenter until he realized that there were scams to be performed and money to be made in fooling grief-stricken individuals and families who were desperate for a supernatural sign that their deceased loved ones were...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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This Louisvile, Kentucky building called the Ouerbacker Mansion, after its coffee magnate owner Samuel Ouerbacker, was built in 1860. The  Romanesque structure in the once trendy Russell neighborhood is now boarded up, crumbling and has no intact...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Thomas has a very rare blood type, known as Rhnull. Rh negative blood is only missing the Rh D factor, while Rhnull blood is missing all 61 Rh antigens. There are only 43 people in the world known to have Rhnull blood. Thomas, and others with very rare...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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In June, we showed you some of the amazing sculptures that Ben Young, an artist in New Zealand, makes by carefully cutting and layering sheets of glass. His medium is an especially effective way of conveying the texture and movement of water. Some of...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Freddy and Jason went from two ordinary names to monikers synonymous with pure evil thanks to horror movies, but these average joes of the slasher world are in desperate need of a makeover.Freddy revamped his scare tactics by making real life feel like...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, October 24, 2014
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(YouTube link)Remember the stranger who ran into a burning house to save a man? He left the scene without talking to the media, and managed to lay low for a couple of days. But Jimmy Kimmel found out his name is Tom Artiaga and invited him to a taping...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Mystery Busters by Legendary PhoenixThey're the original mystery solving teens, who enjoy a good unmasking and are always stylin' when they're profilin', but what would those meddling kids do if they encountered an actual ghost? They wouldn't stand around...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, October 24, 2014
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It’s not uncommon for celebrities to become famous based largely on their looks, and even the best actors can have their careers boosted by the fact that they’re good looking.(Jennifer Lawrence and Zubaida Tharwat/Image Link)These famous faces are...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, October 24, 2014
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In the world of Futurama there is only one Decapodian doctor you should call when you need your limbs snipped off, or a tongue depressor shoved in your ear- Zoidberg.He’s the lonely lobster with the funny accent, and even though he seems like a total...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, October 24, 2014
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As I grew up in the 1970s, I recognized that the Disney princesses I’d enjoyed at the movies were not good role models for my own future daughters. But by the time I had daughters, there was a whole new generation of princesses, and they were each...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, October 24, 2014
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(YouTube link)Ebola jokes can be tasteless or scary, and could cause offense among those who are truly frightened of the virus. But no one takes public health more seriously than ZDoggMD, the musical alter ego of Dr. Zubin Damania.Too soon, you say?Actually,...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, October 24, 2014
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  "Creepy Monster" | Image: The Painting LadyKiller makeup jobs like these can take an average costume to the next level. Bored Panda asked for creepy makeup user submissions; these are a few of the 117 submissions thus far. From oozing flesh wounds...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, October 24, 2014
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When Rosecrans Baldwin, the author of Paris, I Love You But You’re Bringing Me Down, took a copywriting job at a French advertising agency and relocated from Brooklyn to the 3rd arrondissement, he imagined a life of baguettes, croissants, and other...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, October 24, 2014
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U.S. stampsThe United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) has released a set of 12 stamps illustrated with beautiful artwork of endangered species. For the last 21 years, the UNPA has issued this stamp series in order to raise awareness of the need...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Last week, we posted a video of adults reacting to the video game, Five Nights at Freddy's. A PC game where you essentially play as a security guard working at a place where the old-school animatronic characters come to life at night and try to hunt...
From: Neatorama | By: RemyCarreiro | Friday, October 24, 2014
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A whoopie pie (pictured below) is a cookie that consists of vanilla creme inside two little chocolate or gingerbread cakes. Nash Ruin, the Vulgar Chef, made one out of cheese-like food products (content warning: foul language). He shaped the shell out...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Portland based photographer Daniel Cronin made a pilgrimage across the country to Orlando, Florida and beheld the glory that is The Holy Land Experience theme park, and he discovered a religious theme park is an extremely amusing place after all!The...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Pirates Only Want You For Your Booty by OdysseyrocPirates are a mighty singleminded group, and their main mission in life is to get their hands on some booty. Some plunder treasure troves looking for a payday, others storm villages and shake down residents...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, October 24, 2014
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James K. PolkGeorge WashingtonBrandon Dayton, an artist in Salt Lake City, imagined 9 Pokémon Presidents. Each one has his own strengths and weaknesses, so collect them all, but choose your options carefully.What others can you think of? Maybe Ulysses...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, October 24, 2014
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                       Image Credit: The guy who took it and will never admit to it so we'll never know.You ever see a Halloween costume that is SO awful, it transcends that status and becomes its own work of art? I have, and it is amazing....
From: Neatorama | By: RemyCarreiro | Friday, October 24, 2014
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What's going on in the scenes depicted in famous musical album covers? To show you, the web design company Aptitude zoomed out to show a bit of background. Justin Bieber's fans have finally caught up with him, Spencer Elden is about to get eaten by a...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, October 24, 2014
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(YouTube link)Have you ever heard the saying, “What’s good for the goose is good for the gander"? Well, take a gander at these guys who are willing to try on sexy Halloween costumes designed for women. Sure, the costumes are overly revealing, poorly-constructed,...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, October 24, 2014
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I picked out my Halloween costume. I’m going as “Slutty Madeleine Albright.”— Conan O'Brien (@ConanOBrien) October 23, 2014Conan O'Brien is a comedian and late night talk show host. Madeleine Albright was the U.S. Secretary of State from 1997...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, October 24, 2014
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We've previously featured Clif Dickens' Honest Brand Slogans, which he features on his Tumblr site. Here are some more of Dickens' corporate targets for parody. He seems to have a knack for deconstructing things down to a pessimistic take on their...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, October 24, 2014
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(Video Link)Greg landed his ball neatly on the green of the ninth hole at Elie, a golf course in Fife, Scotland. All he would have to do is tap it in from a distance of about 2-3 feet.So, obviously, he had to send his ball on a long trip in order to...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, October 24, 2014
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There are certain aspects of horror films that tend to get used over and over because they just work. If you want to craft a good story, you need to know how to harness the power of darkness, the long tracking shot, the juxtaposition because ordinary...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(Video Link)Kevin Vickers, the Sergeant-at-Arms of the Parliament of Canada, ended the terrorist attack in Ottawa yesterday by shooting the killer. Many of Vickers's duties are ceremonial, such as carrying a decorative mace into the chamber of the House...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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This is one 71-year-old grandmother who is practically the definition of cool. Rosemary Capitolo of San Jose, California may be suffering from ovarian cancer, but she's doing so in an upbeat, admirable frame of mind. Capitolo knitted herself a cap that...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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In the entertainment worlds of movies and television nice almost never appeals to viewers, unless the viewers are young and easily entertained.Grown folks like a bit of grit with their story sandwich, which is why shows like Breaking Bad and Game Of...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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I Can Has Brain Burger by Stephanie Jayne DesignMister Mittens was hooked on cheeseburgers, and as you can imagine this addiction was ultimately his undoing. One day Mister Mittens choked on a cheeseburger and died, but a zombie virus running rampant...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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People post lots of pictures of their kids wearing costumes around Halloween, and they’re all undeniably adorable, but one little girl has won the award for mostest adorablest two years in a row.Her name is Willow, and with a little help from her mother...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Charisma and sex appeal are universal. That fact explains a number of Hollywood casting situations. For instance, it's one way musicians, models and others with no prior acting experience are able to pull off and even stand out in some film roles. Universal...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website or at Facebook.What are your chances of surviving a plane crash? Contrary to popular belief, they're actually very good indeed: especially...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(Portrait by Rembrandt Peale)Mount Vernon is the estate of George Washington. It's a historical site open to the public that features year-round events. This Halloween, children can go trick-or-treating there! Visitors can listen to Halloween-themed...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(YouTube link)Air New Zealand is the official airline of Middle-Earth. And they take full advantage of the title, with a new flight safety video thst has an overwhelming Hobbit theme. This was directed by Taika Waititi, with appearances by Peter Jackson...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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With the thirtieth anniversary of James Cameron's The Terminator now here, some people are looking back to the earliest days of the franchise. In addition to this excellent, early celebration of the film's anniversary over the summer, here are another...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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YouTube LinkMaymo and his little sister Penny (previously at Neatorama) want more than one offering of treats this Halloween. Their safest bet is to make a number of canine costume changes. After all, some treats they receive may be less than delicious....
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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It is trendy these days for people to wear sexualized Halloween costumes. I confess that I will succumb to the trend this year.What will you wear? If you're a mom, you've got a lot of options. Suzanne Fleet has photographed 8 wonderful possibilities...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Fuzzy Wuzzy Logic by Mark HeathFuzzy Wuzzy's life is one big existential conundrum, and although he has a keen intellect he has been stuck in a perpetual state of confusion for years, watching everythign he holds dear slip away as he tries to solve the...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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I can't say that I'm fond of this chair by the design firm Kalbut DSGN. It's rather judgmental of anyone who sits on it.Of course, if you're big enough, you can sit on it and no one will be able to read the scale.-via Recyclart...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Deric Peace said he’d replaced the ice in his refrigerator door dispenser with candy. He even posted this picture to reddit. It sounds like a great idea, but some were a bit skeptical as to whether it worked, so he had to show us a video. (YouTube...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(YouTube link)Dawson’s Creek was a 1990s TV show about “life, love, and growing up.” And so is the remake Dachshund’s Creek, except this time around, the roles are played by weiner dogs named Gandalf, Winnie, Mocha, and Aurora. You don’t have...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Are you one of those people who gets mighty proud every time you kill a pesky spiders in your house?Then you’ll probably relate to this delightful comic strip by Poorly Drawn Lines, although you may want to take a more direct approach to your insect...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(Photo: McDonald's Australia)(Photo: McDonald's Australia)To promote new menu items at McDonald's, the advertising agency DDB Sydney built a pop-up restaurant that looks like a lunchbox in the iconic McDonald's red and yellow. It's touring major cities...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(YouTube Link)I believe it was Poltergeist that triggered my fear of toys in me, and I have carried it with me since I was a child. Something about a little, lifeless, object we play with that could come to life at any point is scary (and implausible,...
From: Neatorama | By: RemyCarreiro | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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In Macedonia, there’s a rock formation called the Stone Dolls of Kuklica. They look like a crowd of people standing (although much larger). The legend behind the stones goes like this:Once upon a time, long, long ago, a village girl was anxiously awaiting...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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(Photo: West Briton)The Dolphin Inn, a pub in Grampound, Cornwall, UK, has a new darts team. The players, who call themselves the Optimists, are all blind. Pictured above is team member Richard Pryor and pub owner Joe Fryer in front of the dartboard....
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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The Great Pumpkin King by BlueswadeForget fancy Halloween costumes! Here's something far easier: just wear these spooky fun pumpkin-inspired Halloween T-shirts from the NeatoShop. And with free shipping worldwide available, these shirts won't put a scare...
From: Neatorama | By: Alex Santoso | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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