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We sure live in interesting times. Someone crammed a whole lot of interesting, mind-boggling statistics into a 5 minute animated video. Enjoy.
[via Cislunar Space Blog]

Sexy Bookshelf Concept

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Arun Kumar Francis, a student of Product Design from India, designed this bookshelf as part of a study on “sensational designs.”

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To design a SHELF was the focus here, a single line flowing through the shelf to make out an expression, a shelf that makes the observer go ‘wow’, in this case plain ‘sexy ;)

Besides being a young designer with sex on his brain, Arun is also an illustrator as well.

How To Get A Boyfriend

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Found this on Reddit.

The way to a man’s heart is through a stitch in time? 

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Photo Credit: Roboppy

The set is an actual product from Aranzi Aronzo, a craft store in Japan.

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What’s in the box?, a 9 minute short film from the Netherlands by Tim Smit and Steven Roeters, was supposedly created on a budget of only 150 Euros. The film, shot in the first-person perspective, borrows ideas and concepts heavily from the Half Life game franchise.

With major film making studios like 20th Century Fox sending out feelers, Smit and Roeters look set to go places.

The short left me both entertained as well as nauseated. Nauseated, because I got a bad case of motion-sickness while watching it. Your mileage may vary.

Watch it after the jump.

Continue reading ‘What’s In The Box? – A Short Film Inspired By Half Life’

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Wolverine, one of the most popular characters in the Marvel Universe, made his first ever appearance in The Incredible Hulk (#180) in 1974.

To commemorate Wolverine’s 35th anniversary,  Marvel has proclaimed April to be the Wolverine Art Appreciation Month. The comics giant will release titles with covers that showcase the “world’s most dangerous mutant” in the artistic styles of various masters like Van Gogh, Picasso and Dali.

You can preview the covers in this gallery.

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In these troubled times, infographics are all the rage now.

Watch an animated retelling of the classic “Little Red Riding Hood” fairy tale by animator Tomas Nilsson.

[via Buzzfeed]

Wallets Made From Recycled Comic Books

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Mocha_Comic_Wallet Mocha’s uber-geeky “Comic Wallets” are sure to raise raise a few eyebrows and even some sighs of desire at your neighborhood comic book store (or Comic Con even).

The wallets, laminated with clear plastic to protect them from normal wear and tear,  are totally unique as they are made using pages from recycled comic books.

Killing Newspapers T-shirts

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Funniest thing I saw all day. Um, I must be getting old!

Killing_Newspapers_By_Reading_Webcomics_T_ShirtThe creator of the PVP Webcomic, Scott Kurtz, has put t-shirts with this outrageous slogan on sale at his webstore.

The t-shirts, priced at $18.99 each, are available in both men and women’s sizes.

Weird Indian Commercial For Frooti Mango Drink

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Prajwal says,

This is a weird and awesomely wacked-out commercial for Frooti mango drink. Thought you readers may like it.

I have to agree with Prajwal, the commercial is a bit out there.

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Shameful Fact No. 3299: I have friends and relatives who still use Internet Explorer.

Visual artist Joe Lifrieri has a hate thing going on for all things Microsoft (and Internet Explorer 6 in particular).

Here are some very rude, faux IE6 splash pages (NSFW language!) that he made for a lark.

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