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These vegan cakes have beautiful Mandala toppings

So you made a vegan cake. How do you decorate it? With intricately designed Mandalas of course, nothing gets the meaning across faster, while looking so beautiful. Made by Chef Stephen McCarty, the cakes are made from vegan ingredients and decorated with exquisite mandalas. The chef makes these cakes under the name of Sukhavati Raw Desserts. Mandalas generally require a wide variety of colors to be executed just right. McCarty makes use of completely edible plant and food extracts that not only provide color, but also add a nice flavor to the cakes.

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Improbability: Well thought, but utterly useless objects

Images and art by Italian photographer Giuseppe Colarusso are quite tantalizing, sometimes creating a surreal world, and often playing with the idea of something that’s possible, but really improbable. Starting off on the path of creativity and off the usual, Giuseppe got his first photograph by creating a pinhole camera out of a shoebox. He used a photographic paper at the bottom of the box and a hole at the center of the lid to get the camera into action.

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Funny comics of a cat speaking its mind

Cats kind of get a bad reputation of being aloof and not caring much. While you could dispute that notion, it certainly does make for some very interesting circumstances. Especially, if you’re dealing with Catass. Like the name implies, this cat is a huge asshole. Checkout these humorous comics of the mean cat about “me, myself, and my pet human.”

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Pacman ear piercing

Done by Precision Body Piercing in Marquette, MI.

Via NoPuedoCreer

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IKEA-style guide for building your own monster

How does one get hold of all those pop-culture monsters? Here’s a humorous IKEA style guide to movie monsters. The illustrations are the work of artist Ed Harrington.

Via GeekArt

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Hellboy meets Thor, meet the mashup HellThor

Speaking by way of concept, Hellboy and Thor are very interesting, very powerful characters with great appeal. It’s a whole new level of badass when the two get into a mix, and HellThor comes forth. The illustration is the work of artist Zulkarnaen Hasan Basri, who spiced it up with a caption that read “”Every God in all the universe closed their eyes, and prayed to Thor.”

Via GeekTyrant

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Muzzleshot: The tactical shot glass

You want your tequila drinking experience to be badass, and this kickass shot glass is exactly what you need. Well, you probably don’t need it to be badass, but this is quite an item of interest for those interested in guns, or generally fascinated by the weapon, or for that matter, interested in the unique design that makes this shot glass.

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Deaf man gets pleasant surprise as entire neighborhood secretly learns sign language

Here’s an adorable video that follows Muharrem, a deaf man from Istanbul. One fine morning, Muharrem gets a nice surprise as he sees that his neighborhood has learnt sign language and communication is much easier now. That’s a sweet heartwarming story, with tons of empathy pouring through.

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Watch Robert Downey Jr. present a real bionic Iron Man arm to a kid

Robert Downey Jr. and Albert Manero, a #CollectiveProject student who founded Limbitless, surprised a very special child with a new bionic 3D printed arm at no cost to the family.

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You might think them hilarious, but these monsters face very real problems

Everyone’s so very scared of monsters, and yet those creatures prefer to live in the shadows. Those (frightful) poor guys have to live in the shadows because of their problems and the crippling anxiety that stems from these problems. The monsters can’t even get a shrink, because shrinks are anti-monster like that.