"She owned a diamond riviere, said to be of Indian origin,
but short by
two stones for the circumference
of her tolerably ample neck."
Continue reading “The Episode of the Diamond Links – a con game”
A robotic buffalo head
And by real, I mean without computer-generated imagery.
Gustav Hoegen has created animatronics for
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Clash of the Titans and more. Continue reading “Some movie special effects are real”
"Squawk! I’m a nonprofit toucan."
I read a Los Angeles Times news story which said that a nonprofit’s logo was thought to be deceptive:
Continue reading “Don’t mess with the toucan, man”
There were no jellybeans in this jar.
One Sunday afternoon, Jessica Cogan and her boyfriend Connel Smola were geocaching in the Forest Preserve District of Cook County, Illinois. Continue reading “Dismembered body parts found by geocachers”
The album cover for "Sing Along with
Jonathan and Darlene Edwards"
Continue reading “Your ears may never recover from this music”
It’s media-savvy to be an attractive bearded woman. Continue reading “Women with beards attack French sexism”
The men had to be feminine, attractive
and proficiency with English and Mandarin.
Can you imagine this happening in the U.S. Continue reading “What sex are these flight attendants?”
If you jump out of a plane without
a parachute, the end is inevitable.
Two women in California stole a $19,500 check that was sent to the Newport Beach law firm where one worked as a paralegal. Continue reading “We stole $285,000… let’s spend it!”
Four women began investigating
where all the bodies were buried. Continue reading “Vegas homeowner’s association scam is busted”
Whether you made it or drank it,
Continue reading “This fake vodka could kill you”