Mystery of the stolen sandwich, and an office note war that ensued

You don’t just steel a “Turkey and Swiss with mayo on rye” sandwich. Wait… is the victim using Comic Sans? You’ve lost all sympathy!

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Japan gets a robot newscaster

Kodomoroid is Japan’s latest newscaster, who is quite different from the hundreds of newscaster the country has seen before her. Kodomoroid is an Android developed under the guidance of Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro. If that name rings a bell, that’s because the Professor has developed some of the most talked about robots in recent years.

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Woman and Dog Get ‘Fur Coats’ From Each-Other’s Hair

As an impulse and start, we probably would have thought the project from Japanese artist Aki Inomata was weird. A dog wearing a coat of human hair is definitely strange. But it doesn’t really seem that bad. The project is an exploration of relationship between people and their dogs.

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Motoped Survival Bike: Black Opps Edition

If there’s one thing the Motoped Survival Bike has got going for it, it’s the clean retro look. Although, to be fair, we would be short selling it if we said that the looks are the only good thing about the bike. It’s a survival bike, built to be used in the inevitable zombie apocalypse, because you can never be too ready for that one.

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Home Decoration Ideas: Don’t Buy This Sofa!

Getting this sofa would give your room a “unique” look, but that’s not necessarily a good thing. Photograph by Miss Lili Potkin.

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The ‘Total Steampunk’ Franken Edison Light

Franken Edison Light matches up with the light bulb by Edison, takes inspiration from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, and has that Victorian Steampunk look going about it. The two Edison bulbs on the lamp are placed inside two 8-inch mouth blown globes as a salute to the old Frankenstein movies. The movies placed two separate spheres that would catch lightning and send it through to Frankenstein. While these globes aren’t going to catch lightning, they do make a statement of style towards the form of Van de Graff generators used in the movies.

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A survival guide for the zombies, by the zombies

There are tons of things and guides for humans to do during the zombie apocalypse, but unfortunately, not much is available for zombies in the way of guidance. When the zombie apocalypse happens, there will undoubtedly be a shit lot of people without the faintest idea of what they’re supposed to do. This video by Bettina Gericke, and Chris Meyer provides a basic introduction for new zombies. Well, zombie life is all about brains, but they do need to make sure they don’t die (again).

Classic Cars Painted in Colors of Their Country of Origin

We love classic cars, and while a gearhead would know every single detail about the classics, most of us would probably not go beyond a faint recognition of the cars. Often, the classics have stories behind them, and may have been way more important to their country of origin, as compared to what we would generally realize.

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Cosmic Watch Matches You Up With the Elements for Luck and Chakra Balance

Cosmic Pro is a watch based on Indian concepts of astrology, where certain precious stones are believed to interface with the stars and planets to have a more positive impact on the life of the person wearing the stones. Usually, such gems or stones are placed in rings on the finger; the watch takes another approach, and adds them to the face of the watch.

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An ‘Up’ Directed by Michael Bay [video]

How does a Michael Bay directed film work? Well, I’m no expert, but you’re supposed to have a lot of (scientifically known as shitton) of explosions before you get a Michael Bay movie. Here’s what an ‘Up’ directed by Michael Bay would look like, complete with music and explosions everywhere.