The fake solution for urban pollution

The fake solution for urban pollution
"Move to your right a little, I’m still seeing the real skyline."

When the actual Hong Kong skyline is hazy with pollution, tourists who want a clear photo can always use these photographic backdrops installed along Victoria Harbor. Continue reading

Excuse me, sir, are these your skeletons?

Excuse me, sir, are these your skeletons?
Corpses in a pickup truck – not a normal sight in Utah.

Steve Strank was unloading items from his storage locker into his pickup truck in Farr West, Utah when he saw an older couple drive by, looking concerned. Continue reading

Yes, a tied-up woman can get lots of attention

Yes, a tied-up woman can get lots of attention
"Hey, I know a great way we can increase 
our business – pretend to be kidnappers!"

It’s not the realistic depiction that got them in trouble, it’s the reality of what it depicts. Continue reading

Why teenagers, fireworks and gasoline don’t mix

Why teenagers, fireworks and gasoline don't mix
This is why 13-year old boys should be kept busy.

This might be considered funny in the future, but it’s going to be a long, long time in the future. Continue reading

Why a prank with a rope noose is not funny

Why a prank with a rope noose is not funny
Jordan Morlan with 
his mom, Ginger Rodriguez

Sixteen-year-old Jordan Morlan, a high school sophomore, spent much of the day Sunday hanging up Halloween decorations. Continue reading

Watch a girl imperceptibly get older

Watch a girl imperceptibly get older
Either we die, or we slowly get older.

There’s a sequence at the end of the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey where the astronaut Dave Bowman gets older and older. Continue reading

View yourself in a melting mirror

View yourself in a melting mirror

The Wicked Witch of the West 

does not approve of this product.

Molly Tomecek likes to make things, and she offers for sale this piece on her Etsy store created by her friend Sonk: a Melting Mirror Frame and Swivel Stand with Mirror>>

This “for rent” sign follows you

This "for rent" sign follows you
Will they notice when the sign follows them?

Artist Niklas Roy created an installation using an abandoned store front, a surveillance camera, software that tracks movement, and mechanics that move a "for rent" sign so that it follows innocent pedestrians. Continue reading

The Star Trek neutron cream prank

The Star Trek neutron cream prank
You must apply it liberally for maximum effect

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The real magic is that he does any magic at all

The real magic is that he does any magic at all
Trent Rivas has already made his greatest escape.

I’ve talked about Trent Rivas before, (The brain-damaged magician>>) but I think he deserves to be talked about again:
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