Thursday, November 29, 2012

assorted crap 8: the reckoning

via funky downtown, pics24h, weird universe, nzeen, interesting/amazing facts, the chive, genuine witty, artsy swag and retronaut

Tuesday, November 27, 2012


Box is a project from 354 Photographers involving cardboard and miniature furniture and unpleasant things happening.


Saturday, November 24, 2012

I want to know what the bathrooms look like.

The Giger Bar:

This trippy place is in the HR Giger Museum in Gruyeres, Switzerland.

It's the perfect place to wear these shoes. More photos of the bar at Beautiful/Decay.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Turkey Toss

Every year the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle does a "Turkey Toss", where they provide turkeys to the zoo's carnivorous animals.
No, you cannot has, tiger. Get your own.

However, last year they apparently turned the tables:

images via and via

UPDATE: I just realized, they might have meant:


Monday, November 19, 2012

Your Grandpa Wears Thigh-Highs

Offbeat China has the story of a 72-year old grandfather of one of the founders of Yuekou, an online clothing store for teen girls, who began modeling clothes for the site after a tongue-in-cheek photo session.

The story notes that this is proof of increasing diversity in China. Honestly, I'm not sure how an elderly man modeling clothes for girls would go over in America! Kudos, China.


Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Well, look what the cat dragged in

Hey y'all,

Bret Michaels has a pet merchandise line.

It's called "Pets Rock",

because of course it is.

All via PetSmart, to whom this fabulous line is exclusive.

Goodbye, Stalking Cat

Stalking Cat, original name Dennis Avner, has died at 54, possibly by his own paw.
image via; thanks arbroath for the story.

Monday, November 12, 2012

Hurricane Sandy recap

Hark! A Vagrant's Kate Beaton was visiting New York City right in time to get stranded in the dark for a couple days, and live-sketched it. Click here and magnify for her story.

I scream.


Ayuh, I mean... no.

Probably not.

Not in the store, at least. And spit out the gum.

via Squidoo, Lee Corsey's flickr, VN Sharing and Sushi LOL