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May 17, 2012

333 ГАЙДИ - ГИНЕС — Bagpipes in Bulgaria: 333 Pipers Playing Set New Guinness World Record

It happened Wednesday in Sofia.

Watch for yourself.

If this doesn't wake up the Scots, nothing will.

Yes, Margaret McCartney — I'm talkin' to YOU!

[via MSNBC]

May 17, 2012 at 04:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (3) | TrackBack

Limited-Edition Vase-Vase

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White or Black.

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Production limited to 100 pieces — or is it 200?

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¥14,700.

May 17, 2012 at 03:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Geckos can't climb Teflon: Who knew?

Said Tom Quinn, "A gecko struggles with the low van der Waals forces encountered when climbing a non-stick pan."

[via Cory Doctorow on BoingBoing by way of Virginia Moore]

May 17, 2012 at 02:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (2) | TrackBack

Period Pouch

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Wrote its creator, Pamela Barsky, "Super thick 6" x 8" canvas pouch is perfect for — what else? — tampons."

$16.50.

May 17, 2012 at 01:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (2) | TrackBack

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*Here.

Adapted from the wonderful home page of singular artist Wendy MacNaughton.

You can buy her work — apply within.

Or email her direct: wendy@wendymacnaughton.com.

May 17, 2012 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack

Hippopotamus Table

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Limited edition of 99, created by Mark Stoddart and released in April 2002.

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Long since sold out.

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[via LikeCool]

May 17, 2012 at 11:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack

Motel 6 — "50 years, and the light's still on"

Wonderful new commercial, with all manner of Instagram-ish ruffles and flourishes.

You know you've hit the jackpot with a commercial when people feature it instead of muting the sound.

May 17, 2012 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (4) | TrackBack

Kiwi Guard

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Not a member of the New Zealand Secret Service.

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From the website : "The Kiwi Guard is a sturdy transparent case that protects the kiwi against bruises it can sustain when brought along in a bag. The Kiwi Guard also holds a handy cutlery set to prepare and eat the kiwi whenever you want. This makes the Kiwi Guard a useful accessory for every kiwi enthusiast."

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Hard to argue with that, what?

$6.99 (kiwi not included).

May 17, 2012 at 09:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

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