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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Official Teaser Trailer

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

We weren't planning on doing the official launch for our new sibling site yet, but now seems like a good opportunity for a sneak peek considering they've put up the official teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron. So head on over. Show More Summary

Just In Time For Halloween: Alien Chest Bursting Prank

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

PROTIP: Check your volume, screaming. This is a video of magician Rahat Hussein (of the invisible driver drive-thru prank fame) trying to scare people with an alien chestbursting prank. It's decent. Plus you can buy the costume for $30 to do it yourself on Halloween HERE. Show More Summary

Vandals Deflate 80-Ft Inflatable Butt Plug In Paris Square

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

Oh-hoh-hoh -- zat is ze second largest butt plug I have seen! A group of angry art-critic vandals successfully deflated American artist Paul McCarthy's work "Tree", which had been on display in Paris's Place Vendôme as part of an international contemporary art fair. Show More Summary

Genius: Filling Your Automatic Ice Dispenser With Candy

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

When it comes to ice or candy, I'll choose candy every time, even if I'm dying of heat stroke. At least I died chewing sugar. This is a portrait-mode video of Youtuber Deric Peace demonstrating how well an automatic ice dispenser works at dispensing candy. Show More Summary

Not Handsome: What King Tut Actually Looked Like

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

In news that implies the artist responsible for his gold burial mask must have really taken some serious liberties, this a computer model created using 2,000 computer scans and genetic analysis of King Tutankhamun's mummy showing what the child king might have actually looked like. Show More Summary

$1-Million: James Bond's Submarine Car For Sale On eBay

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

This is one of six (and one of only three remaining) modified Lotus Esprit submarine cars used in the filming of the 1977 James Bond Film 'The Spy Who Loved Me'. It's being sold on eBay for $1,000,000. Unfortunately, it's not Wet Nellie,...Show More Summary

Mmmm, Arm And Leg Meat: Zombie Cutting Boards

6 days agoOdd : Geekologie

These are the Zombie Cutting Boards designed by Dave Stencil. Already a funded Kickstarter campaign, $35 get your choice of one of three zombie designs in a standard bamboo cutting board, $45 gets your choice of zombie on a cleaver shaped bread board, and $50 gets a standard cutting board in maple, cherry, or mahogany. Show More Summary

Admiral Ackbar?!: NBA 2K15 Face Scan Feature Gone Horribly Wrong

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a series of photos of people who tried to use NBA 2K15's new face-scan feature to put their own face on a player in the game, with disastrous results. I'm not sure if they didn't follow the directions, or if the system is flaw ed. Show More Summary

Guy Scaring Coworker By Yelling Street Fighter Quotes

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a butt-ass quality video of some jerk constantly scaring a coworker by yelling Street Fighter quotes at him, mostly "Hadouken!", and ccasionally while the guy is carrying something heavy or doing something dangerous. I don't know about you, but if I were that coworker I would have dropped a Zangief pile-driver on this guy's ass long ago. Show More Summary

Star Wars In The Style Of Northwest Coast Indian Art

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

Death Mask This is 'Alliance Is Rebellion', a series of characters and vehicles from Star Wars imagined as traditional Northwest Coast Indian art by Scott Erickson (links to his website with prints for sale). Good job, Scott. I love the style of Northwest Coast art, something about it really speaks to me. Show More Summary

Family Has To Abandon House After 1,000's Of Brown Recluse Spiders "Started Bleeding Out Of The Walls"

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

Oh boy, a circus! This is the Weldon Springs, Missouri home being covered with fumigation tents to kill the 5,000+ brown recluse residents. Apparently the spider problem got so bad they were "bleeding out of the walls," which is particularly terrifying imagery because WALLS BLEEDING SPIDERS. [Owner Susan Trost] told St. Show More Summary

US Post Releases Batman Forever Stamps (Like, Batman Stamps That Are Good Forever, Not The Crappy Movie)

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

The US Postal Service just released these Batman stamps to commemorate 75 years of Batman not being able to save his parents. You can get a sheet of 16 forever stamps for $9.80. That comes out to about 61-cents apiece. Use them to send...Show More Summary

That Looks Like A Wiener: Stretchy Stress Mushrooms

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

These are the stress relief mushrooms being sold by FireBox. They come in Fly Agaric (pictured above), enoki, king trumpet and matsutake varieties, and cost $9.50 apiece. Most of them look like penises. They make the perfect de-stresser...Show More Summary

VICTORY!: Hawk Attacks Quadrocopter, Crashes It

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a short video of a hawk attacking a quadrocopter and crashing it. It brought me great joy -- like watching a frienemy fail to achieve. I'm just happy to know that when the time comes, I can count on the support of my avian friends to help keep the skies free of autonomous government spy drones. Show More Summary

Fill The Oceans w/ Concrete: Closeup Great White Attack

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a closeup photo taken by photographer Amanda Brewer of a great white shark trying to attack a piece of bait in Mossel Bay, South Africa. Apparently the photo has caught some flak due to the fact it looks like somebody is pulling the bait towards the cage to make the shark attack. Show More Summary

Oil Me Forever?: R2-D2 And C-3PO Wedding Bands

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

These are the R2-D2 and C-3PO wedding bands designed by jeweler Juan Hidalgo. Which one would you wear? Wait, let me guess -- R2-D2. You know how I knew? Because nobody likes C-3PO. Asking your girlfriend to marry you and wear a C-3PO...Show More Summary

Bikini Girl Tries To Take The Perfect Drunk Selfie

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

Note: Woman filming drops some nasty, possibly jealous f-bombs. This is a video of some lady in a bikini at a pool on a quest for the perfect selfie. At one point I'm pretty sure she's only taking pictures of her privates. Also, I don't know if she's actually drunk or not, that's just something I had to tell myself to dull the pain. Show More Summary

New Star Wars 'Battle Pod' Immersive Arcade Games

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

These are several videos showcasing Bandai Namco's new immersive Star Wars Battle Pod arcade games due out next year. I have every intention of getting good and drunk (possibly bad and drunk) and playing one at Dave & Buster's. WillShow More Summary

My Rumpus Room Demands It: Giant Soft Skull Chair

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is the giant skull chair made and sold by Etsy shop Chic Sin Design. It costs $420 (blaze it). The head actually hinges at the jaw, and you can sit in the lower jaw with the rest of the skull as back support. An inflatable exercise ball gives the skull its shape. Show More Summary

Big Graphic, Low On Info: Fictional Computers Infographic

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is an infographic about fictional computers in television, movies and video games. Of course using the term infographic is a little excessive, because it only features the name of the computer, where it's from, whether it's good or bad, and a quote. Show More Summary

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