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Enjoy a fiendish Disney villains medley

13 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

YouTube performers Peter Hollens and Whitney Avalon offer a catchy medley of the best songs that Disney villains have to offer.

This cute and customizable dress doubles as a Star Trek homage

33 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

As the hilarious Star Trek: The Next Generation Tumblr “Fashion It So” points out, this dress from eShakti bears more than a passing resemblance to a Starfleet uniform, especially the ones worn during the Deep Space Nine and Voyager eras of the series. Show More Summary

Light dancers perform an incredible LED show on 'AGT'

33 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Light Balance, a 12-man Ukrainian dance crew recently auditioned for America's Got Talent (AGT). Their high-energy LED dance show especially impressed the show's host Tyra Banks, who pressed the Golden Buzzer. Now the troupe will perform at AGT's live show in August in hopes of winning the grand prize. Here's what the dancers look like with the lights on:

Dear Hollywood: It’s time for a revolution in trans representation

34 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

In this new ScreenCrush video, a group of trans actors discuss Hollywood’s lack of trans representation and why it matters. The video was written by Jen Richards, who expands on a lot of these ideas in her article for Logo’s New Now Next site about the pervasiveness of cis (i.e. Show More Summary

James Corden and Seth Rogen surprise LA strangers with mystery pizza boxes

35 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

For a Late Late Show sketch, James Corden and Seth Rogen took over a local pizzeria's deliveries to surprise some unsuspecting L.A. residents. At each door, the duo offers them either the pizza they ordered or a mystery pizza box. The...Show More Summary

Watch: 'Wacky Tobaccy,' Toby Keith's country anthem to weed

36 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

It's not a huge surprise that Willie Nelson makes a cameo in the lighthearted (and smoke-filled) new video for Toby Keith's weed-centric country party song, "Wacky Tobaccy." After all, Willie is a known pothead and a longtime advocate of marijuana legalization. Show More Summary

Who Americans spend their time with

18 hours agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Dan Kopf's Who Americans spend their time with is a chart—six of them—that show the number of hours a day people spend with n over the course of their lives. Together they tell a story. The sixth is a gut-punch. But not, perhaps, if you're introverted.

The Apprehension Engine: custom musical instrument generates natural nightmare noises

20 hours agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

The Apprehension Engine is a custom-made musical instrument designed to produce the scary, tension-building noises associated with horror movies, but without the all-too-obvious digital chopping and synthesizing invariably involved.Show More Summary

Some Russians made a 'fidget spinner' out of beater cars

21 hours agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Methinks the fidget spinner craze is jumping the shark. How do I know? Because ????? 54 ("Garage 54"), a group of Russian car enthusiasts on YouTube, have welded three beater cars together to make one giant gas-spewing "fidget spinner." (CNET) Previously: A working six-foot fidget spinner costume

LA peeps: Learn how to paint your own black velvets

22 hours agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

In my opinion, black velvet paintings are the gold standard in kitsch wall decor. I'm not ashamed to share that I have no less than eight of them adorning the walls of my home, including a pretty decent Velvet Elvis. I'm not in Los Angeles,...Show More Summary

A bodega made entirely of felt

22 hours agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

British artist Lucy Sparrow spent nine months creating 8 ‘Till Late, a pop-up art installation that looks like a fully stocked convenience store but is actually made entirely of felt. This Tech Insider video has all the details on the 1,200 square foot installation, which is made up of over 9,000 hand-sewn felt items, including a felt bodega cat!

Watch: Jeremy Corbyn addresses Glastonbury

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rN07fnvGomo The eminently electable Jeremy Corbyn, whose exemplary, inclusive election manifesto rescued the Labour Party (including its traitorous establishment Blairite wing) from history's dustbin and...Show More Summary

Philando Castile's killers secretly tried to order Facebook to let them spy on Castile's girlfriend

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

After shooting Philando Castile dead during a traffic stop -- a killing that was livestreamed on Facebook by Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds -- the police obtained a secret warrant for Reynolds's Facebook account, including her private messages and deleted messages, accompanied by a gag order that banned Facebook from every discussing the warrant's existence. (more…)

This butcher's twine dispenser helps keep things in place

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

This stand stops my spool of kitchen twine from rolling off the counter. Years ago I bought a loose spool of kitchen twine. My cat constantly knocks it off the counter. I finally finished that spool, and replaced it with this spool on a stand! Seriously a spool of thread lasts so long, I want a stand for it. Show More Summary

Bob Dylan plays "Free Bird" for a screaming fan

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

During a concert, this June, someone at Berkeley, CA's Greek Theater called out "FREE BIRD!" Naturally, rock and roll legend Bob Dylan obliged.

Poop doping could be the latest performance enhancement craze

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Evidently you can be full of the wrong shit. A cyclist, by testing her friends fecal output, determined she needed better critters up in herself to improve her pedal pushing. So she did. The madwoman behind “poop doping” is Lauren Petersen, a postdoctoral microbiologist at the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine. Show More Summary

Remembering Prisoners of Gravity, the greatest science fiction TV show of all time

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

From 1989 to 1994, the public broadcaster TV Ontario ran Prisoners of Gravity, a brilliant science fiction TV show that used a goofy framing device (a host trapped in a satellite who interviewed science fiction writers stuck down onShow More Summary

This power pack has a tracker built in, so it will be exceedingly difficult to lose

yesterdayHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Although flagship smartphones are unlikely to adopt heavy-duty outer casing anytime soon, you can always prepare your device for the outdoors with a beefy case and and an external battery like this Nomad Tile Trackable PowerPack, available in the Boing Boing Store for $119.95. Show More Summary

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