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(Image: Beckett Mufson)Dating--it's a meat market out there. And you've got to meet someone. That's why four students at Leiden University in the Netherlands invented Tender. This art installation comments on the modern dating scene by showing a slab...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The moral of this story is that if you give a dog some meatballs, he’ll do anything for you. I don’t know what that has to do with banking, but it’s a cute story from a Thai bank ad. (YouTube link)(Checks tranlastion) Oh, the moral of the story...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The building used to be the Dolphinarium discotheque in Tel Aviv, Israel, until it was the site of a suicide bombing in 2001. Israeli street artist Dede (previously at Neatorama) saw something promising in the shell of the structure- a giant set of of...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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YouTube LinkDisney: it's such an institution that it's not surprising urban legends, rumors and other debatable truths often surround its legend. From Walt himself (what were the circumstances of his death and was his body interred after death?), to...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, May 29, 2015
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This mysterious photo is circulating the internet. Redditor leability describes it as a wheelchair for a goldfish that has trouble staying upright. The dorsally-mounted cork presumably encourages proper balance. An Australian news site points to this...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, May 29, 2015
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YouTube LinkIn this sweet footage that reinforces everything animal lovers know and like about the caring family and herd behavior of elephants, a calf seems to have problems crossing the road and either lies down or collapses in the middle. Members...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, May 29, 2015
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In 1835 a laborer in England accidentally broke through the ground into a series of subterranean chambers covered with mosaics made from seashells- millions of them. The site was purchased and turned into a tourist attraction, but its origins are still...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, May 29, 2015
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(Video Link)When his human friends sang "Happy Birthday," JD the horse knew exactly what to do! He blew out the candles, then laughed. He's so happy to be the birthday boy!JD lives at Ilithien Stables (yes, that's a Lord of the Rings reference) in Whitehouse,...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, May 29, 2015
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(Image Link)Have you ever encountered something so awe inspiring that you had to take a picture of it and share it with all the people in your world, in case they don't believe you when you tell them about the experience after the fact?(Image Link)Before...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Quentin Tarantino is more than just a filmmaker. He's a scholar of film who loves the craft. Tarantino's works are filled with references to other movies that inspire him--some of which you've probably never heard of. In this video, Jacob T. Swinney...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Friday, May 29, 2015
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We've featured the work of prankster and Tumblr user Obvious Plant before, but his sign plants at a local pet store might just be his best prank yet. From voodoo death birds to judgemental tree frogs, these pets promise to give you a little more bang...
From: Neatorama | By: Jill Harness | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Father's Day is coming soon - you can win this awesome Family Day T-shirt by Fernando Sala in our next NeatoMail giveawayHello Neatoramanauts!We held a May T-Shirt Giveaway earlier this month on Neatorama, and we've picked the lucky winners: Congratulations...
From: Neatorama | By: Alex Santoso | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Longue Vie Et Prosperite by Gilles BoneVulcans never fully appreciated fine art until the day Spock saw an Impressionist painting in person during a trek to Smithsonia-9. That painting changed his life, and the inherent beauty brushed into the painting...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Friday, May 29, 2015
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When we posted the trailer for the potential movie Kung Fury a year-and-a-half ago, we described it thusly:Kung Fury is a trailer that would like to be a real movie someday. Kung Fury is a cop who's also a martial arts master. He travels through time...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Anyone who has ever worked with entertainment industry talent knows they can be a mighty demanding bunch who often use their celebrity status to get what they want, no matter how bizarre.Sometimes their request is as simple as top billing, or a reworking...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Changing the shape of one’s skull is shockingly simple. The cranial bones of an infant or young child are pretty soft and take years to knit together. Applying pressure during that time can reshape the skull, which becomes permanent when the bones...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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(YouTube link)YouTube celebrates ten years of viral videos with an alphabetic salute to the different types of videos that made it a success. There are dozens and dozens of video references that go by fast, but there are barely any that I’m not familiar...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Grant Snider of Incidental Comics always gives his readers fantastic glimpses of his travels, even if they are merely the excursions of his philosophical and often whimsical train of thought. Here, Snider brings us along on his trip through San Francisco,...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Le Panoramic, Chamonix, France | Image: ChamonixThe folks at Foodbeast put together a list of 50 restaurants worldwide that are worthy of travel to-do lists due to their stunning views. Each panorama is so beautiful that it's hard to put the destinations...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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There is no camping without a campfire, unless your idea of camping is sitting around the warm glow of a laptop screen outside your home, so avid campers have to know their way around a pile of fiery wood.Groups like the Boy and Girl Scouts teach young...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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YouTube LinkIn this video, CineFix counts down their picks for the best movie sets ever built, revealing a number of interesting facts in terms of the size and scope of the designs. One of the films included in the countdown is Batman's 4.1 million...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Anna Foucher, an artist in Nantes, France, collects driftwood and uses its natural forms to create human figures. She often works with characters from pop culture, including Batman, Robin, the Joker, and Darth Vader. Her gallery includes photos showing...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Hunting Club- Azure Ratheos by Adam WorksMonster hunters must feel no fear as they stalk their gargantuan prey, because fear makes you sloppy. Whether you've chosen the path of a Blademaster, or prefer to rain hellfire upon your prey as a Gunner, you...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The filmmakers creating modern Marvel movies are able to take full advantage of the cutting edge CGI software available today, and those digital effects help make stories about superheroes look far more believable on the big screen.But a digital artist’s...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Kuku Kube is a game of perception. All you have to do is select the square that’s a different shade from all the others. It starts easy, of course, and becomes more difficult as you go along. And yeah, you will be timed. The highest score I got was...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Cats are so easily entertained! If it fits, they sits. And in this video, they sits in an arrangement of open boxes. It's a labyrinth filled with play opportunities. Watch the Japanese cat Taro and his friends enjoy what ordinary boxes can offer.(Video...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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(Image credit: Daniel J. Prostak)Bill Zender is the ultimate gambling insider. The former professional card counter, dealer, and casino floor manager shares his secrets—and explains why the best paying machine is always the ATM.1. Identify the clumsiest...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Claw arcade game machines are good for only one thing: eating children. They rarely pick up any prizes because the claws are too weak to hold any object heavier than a feather.This variation, though, looks more profitable. It requires a human child for...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Show your love for America's favorite sandwich with these Peanut Butter & Jelly socks by Sickest Socks in Akron, Ohio. One foot can be creamy peanut butter and the other can be grape jelly.Don't be jelly, get a pair of your own. Just be careful...
From: Neatorama | By: Rusty Blazenhoff | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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In 2011, photographer Jeff Molyneaux recorded two bear cubs roughhousing at Yosemite National Park. This Vine is a clip from a longer video.We must maximize the bear cub cuteness by giving them bubble blowers and Nerf bats.-via Ace of Spades HQ...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The whole time they are growing up, parents can’t help but speculate on what their child will end up doing with their life. There may come a day when you settle on the dream that's best for your child and everyone around him. This is the latest fantasy...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Performing as a costumed character at birthday parties can be a tough gig, and when you show up dressed as a superhero you’d better be prepared to wow the kiddos with some sweet superhero moves.But when you’re performing for peanuts you should avoid...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Hanna Dovhan, an artist in Kharkiv, Ukraine, makes wool sculptures that make the ordinary extraordinarily cute. This avocado sculpture has already captured the attention of the internet. Two halves make a romantically adorable couple!Hold them together...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The New New Yorker II by Jango SnowWhen the New New Yorker magazine approached Bender about being a cover model he told them he didn't have the time, but when he saw that they were offering a lifetime supply of beer and a brand new pair of Clamp Blockers...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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(YouTube link)This is what happens when you get bored at your office job. Let’s hope Bruno Mosconi Ruy’s boss has a sense of humor when he sees this video go viral. There was a suggestion for improving the monster, but I don’t know how you’d...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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(Image: unknown)Avengers, assemble! Specifically, assemble in a line by the classroom door. Black Widow is the line leader today. Proceed to the lunchroom to hear an announcement by Principal Fury.These photos allegedly show what the actors who play...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Ghanian reporter Anas Aremeyaw Anas has played a wide variety of roles during his career as a journalist, and his undercover mission to uncover the truth about African criminals is the stuff of legend.However, this mission has also put a huge bounty...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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It's time for black coffee and cherry pie lovers to rejoice!For the new David Lynch-directed season of cult classic Twin Peaks, Twede's Cafe in North Bend, Washington, AKA the 'Double R Diner," will be restored. The diner's interior was destroyed...
From: Neatorama | By: Rusty Blazenhoff | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The Walking Dead, Atlanta, GeorgiaThe fangirls at Fangirl Quest have a mission: to screenframe their favorite TV shows and movies across the world. That means that they take iconic shots from these visual stories and frame them within photos of the locations...
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Lorenzo Castellini calls his series Art Lies. It's all about "great masters having great times." The subjects of famous paintings, such as Picasso's The Young Ladies of Avignon, invade real life, which is the only place where they can relax and party....
From: Neatorama | By: John Farrier | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Childhood is a time of discovery and learning, and as we grow up we learn what we should or shouldn’t put into our mouths.We usually arrive at these conclusions when we're chomping down on a rotten piece of fruit or eating something gross that triggers...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and it's always a good idea to eat a balanced breakfast -and this English breakfast pizza by Instructables user ivytoad certainly meets that criteria. You have your bread and grains, your fruit and vegetables,...
From: Neatorama | By: Jill Harness | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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They say ever since man discovered he could club his fellow man to death with a rock he's been making bigger and deadlier weapons on a daily basis, but I say man learned to strangle and bite before he went clubbing.We’ve come a long way from the good...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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A Pox On The Phony King Of England by ClayGrahamArtRobin had started a revolution, revealing that the tyrant Prince John was nothing but a cowardly lion beneath all the pomp and posh robes. And yet they called Robin a hood, denounced him as nothing but...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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If you're even a little familiar with film history, you know there are a number of films that people have claimed to have been cursed -the most famous of which is perhaps Poultergiest. While some stories are simply urban legends, other production histories...
From: Neatorama | By: Jill Harness | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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(YouTube link)Can pigeons distinguish between good and bad art? Does a full bladder make you more confused? Is yawning contagious …in tortoises? John Green tells us about scientific research that makes you want to scratch your head, but often the aim...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Many things seem like a good idea as long as you don't actually put much thought into them. These adorable hamster cup accessories certainly fit into that category. After all, hamsters are simply precious and watching one climb into a cup is cute as...
From: Neatorama | By: Jill Harness | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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(YouTube link)A guy sings a duet with his cat Chaninho. You’ll recognize the song, even though it's sung in Portuguese. "If you're happy and you know it, say meow." Chaninho has his part down perfectly.  -via Daily Picks and Flicks...
From: Neatorama | By: Miss Cellania | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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(Image Link)Panhandlers are an inherent part of civilization, getting by on donations they cull from charitable folks with an outstretched hand and a plea for spare change.It’s uncommon to see a panhandler that doesn’t use a sign to help garner donations...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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(Video Link)There are tons of movies out there that make you shake your head and wonder "how did they actually green-light something that stupid?" But sadly, there are also tons of movies that should have been made that just weren't. For example, while...
From: Neatorama | By: Jill Harness | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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