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Tis The Season: Menorasaurus Rex Dinosaur Menorahs

last weekOdd : Geekologie

This is a sampling of the dinosaur Menorahs sold by Etsy shop The Vanilla Studio. They're made from spraypainted plastic dinosaur toys, some putty, and candle holders. They cost $85 apiece though, making it far more economical to create your own. Show More Summary

You Sure That's A Person?: Trippy Silver Surfer Bodypaint

last weekOdd : Geekologie

This is Ron Lim's cover of Silver Surfer Vol. 3 #20 recreated by Hollywood makeup artist Cris Alex, who painted a male model to appear as a 2-D comic book drawing. As you can clearly see unless you're some jerk internet commenter plagued by troll-vision, she did an amazing job. Show More Summary

Watch A Mercury Filled Water Balloon (Technically A Mercury Balloon) Being Dropped In Slow Motion

last weekOdd : Geekologie

This is a video of a mercury-filled balloon being dropped in slow motion. Mercury, as I'm sure you're aware because we're all scientists here, is 13.5x as dense as water and can be poured directly into a balloon with a funnel to fill it up. Show More Summary

$30,000 Time Traveling DeLorean Conversion Kits

last weekOdd : Geekologie

This is one of the $30,000 time-traveling DeLorean conversion kits available from Bob's Prop Shop on eBay. You just buy the $30,000 kit, ship them your regular, non-time-traveling DeLorean, and 3-6 weeks later they ship your car back looking like one of the time machines from the movie (either a BTTF1 plutonium powered model or BTTF2 Mr. Show More Summary

The Force Awakens Asleep At The Wheel: TIE Fighter Crashed On Highway In Germany

last weekOdd : Geekologie

This is a very short dashcam video of a TIE Fighter crashed on a snowy highway in Germany. Unfortunately, it looks like both pilots survived the accident. Will one of them prove to be the stormtrooper that finally laser-blasts old Luke Skywalker in the face and puts an end to his Jedi days? SPOILER: Probably not. Show More Summary

Spidey?!: Speed Climber Scales 50-Foot Wall In 5.6-Sec

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a video of Ukrainian speed climber Danyl Boldyrev jumping up a 15-meter (49.2-foot) wall in a record-breaking 5.60 seconds. For reference, that's about twice as fast as I could even run 15-meters, and that's assuming I don't cramp or trip and get a booboo. Show More Summary

I Didn't Know That Was A Thing: Slinky Trick Pro In Action

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

So have you guys been checking out all the videos on our sister site Hedonistica everyday? Because you should really make a habit of that. Like brushing your teeth, or putting pants on before work (casual Fridays excluded). Seen here practicing for the high school talent show of his life, a man performs some ultra impressive Slinky tricks. Show More Summary

Smack It With A Hammer: Giant 13x13x13 Rubik's Cube

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is the Pillow 13x13x13 IQ Brick (not actually a Rubik's cube, just similar) available from Brando. It costs $320, which is pretty expensive for something I'm inevitably going to throw at the ground as hard as I can, then stab and set on fire. Show More Summary

Modern Warfare: US Navy Laser Gun Destroys Ship, Drone

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a video of the US Navy's latest laser blaster blowing up a couple ships and a drone. The $40-million Laser Weapon System (LaWS) is already burninating its way through enemy ships and aircrafts from aboard the USS Ponce deployed in the Persian Gulf. Show More Summary

Map Of The Average Visit Length To P0rnHub For Each US State & Country

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a map of the average visit length to P0rnHub according to country (map of the US states after the jump). As you can see, North America, South America, and most of Europe like to zip up as quick as possible. Africa takes significantly...Show More Summary

Sorcery: Video Compilation Of Perpetual Motion Machines

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

These are two videos showcasing numerous designs of perpetual motion machines throughout history. They were all fascinating to watch, particularly the ones in the second video (featuring more modern machines). Unfortunately, perpetual...Show More Summary

Classic: The Ol' LEGO Superman Lifting Your Tit Tattoo

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a shot of an unknown goosebumpy woman who got a tattoo from an unknown artist of LEGO Superman holding up the side of one of her breasts. Is LEGO Hulk lifting the other one? No clue. Also, not to sound too nitpicky or anything,...Show More Summary

Pure Sadness: Lady Guesses 'Wood-Burning Microwave' On The Wheel Of Fortune

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a short video of a woman (second from the right) guessing 'Wood-Burning Microwave' for a toss-up puzzle on The Wheel Of Fortune with the clue 'Around The House' and not 'Things that Don't Fing Exist' like you might have expected. Show More Summary

Another Amazing Stop-Motion Food Prep Video By PES

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

Filmmaker and Academy Award nominee PES, best known for his whimsical series of stop-motion videos featuring food created out of things that aren't food, is back at it, this time making a beautiful submarine sandwich out of old boxing gloves, footballs, socks, bicycle reflectors, and more. Show More Summary

Comfyballs Underwear Denied US Trademark Because Apparently Balls 'Is Too Vulgar'

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

Because this is the world we live in, Norwegian underwear manufacturer Comfyballs was denied a US trademark for their product (obtaining a European trademark was no problem because they're not so prudish over there) because, "The mark does not create a double entendre or other idiomatic expression... Show More Summary

Homies Help Homies: Adventure Time Nesting Dolls

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is a set of Adventure Time character nesting dolls available from ThinkGeek ($25). Pretty cute, right? You know, I got a set of traditional Russian nesting dolls for Christmas when I was a kid. There were so many of them! I wound up accidentally swallowing the tiniest one though. Show More Summary

It's Never Too Warm For Hidden Flask Mittens

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

This is the $20 Mitten Flask. It's a pair of mittens with a 3-ounce (5-ounces too small) flexible flask hidden inside the palm of the left-hand mitten, with a bite-valve at the thumb. That sucks because 1. I'm left-handed and would prefer the flask be in the right mitten, which 2. Show More Summary

WTF Was That?!: Parody Of Fanboy Reactions To Star Wars Teaser Trailer

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

WARNING: NSFW language after things go south around 1:30. Also, he fake masturbates with a toy R6-series astromech droid around the 2:00 mark. CANNOT BE UNSEEN. This is Rich Evans of RedLetterMedia parodying the Star Wars fanboy overreactions to the Force Awakens teaser trailer. Show More Summary

I Believe I Can Fly: Guy Launches Himself Off Back Of Truck In How Not To Unload A Truck Demo

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

PROTIP: Keep your volume down. This is a short video of a guy accidentally launching himself off the back of a truck after the handcart he's pushing slips over the edge of the pallet lift and physics take over. Now that -- that was a SOLID face-plant. Show More Summary

Real Blood Or GTFO: Klingon Bloodwine Now Available

2 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

Remember that series of Star Trek inspired wine? Well now they're back with a new one: Klingon Bloodwine. While real Klingon bloodwine is believed to be made from fermented blood and sugar, this one is made out of fermented grapes. Lame,...Show More Summary

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