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Name: Darrin Baird
Date registered: April 13, 2013

Latest posts

  1. They All Look Like Me: “Real Life” Disney Princes — July 30, 2015
  2. Burn Down the Forest: New “Dementor” Wasp Discovered — May 27, 2015
  3. Happy Star Wars Day — May 4, 2015
  4. I Got a Book, You Should Get a Book — April 1, 2015
  5. There You Have It: Toilet Paper Rolls Over the Top — March 18, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Didn’t See that Coming: Crystal Ball Starts House Fire — 305 comments
  2. I’m Not at Liberty to Say — 24 comments
  3. Best Use Ever: Carved Encyclopedia Set — 24 comments
  4. Well Played: Australian Senator Pipe Smuggles “Pipe Bomb” Into Parliament to Demonstrate Security Risks — 23 comments
  5. Loop wheels. — 22 comments

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Oct 31 2014

Docile Deer with a Doughnut

In one of those stories that can only happen to someone else YouTuber Ben Lzicar was fishing in the Snake River in Idaho when a deer approached the water for a drink. Fortunately for us this wasn’t your average deer. This one was quite docile and was wearing a powdered doughnut on it’s antler. Lzicar …

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Oct 17 2014

Brilliant: Dad Creates Wonder Woman’s Invisible Jet Lego Set

Have you ever wondered how any one thing could be the most simple thing in the world and the most difficult at the same time? I did until I started offering technical support over the phone. One brilliant dad had an idea that did both. Animator John Wray is setting the bar high when it …

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Oct 03 2014

Oh Please Yes: Make Pluto A Planet Again

Remember when Pluto used to be a planet. Did you realize that this was 8 years ago? In 2006 the International Space Union decided that Pluto wasn’t a planet anymore. That means there are kids in Second grade who have never known the joy of nine planets. I always kind of figured that once you …

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Sep 25 2014

Bedazzling: Mecedes Covered in Swarovski Crystals

Some people just have more money than they know what to do with. Someday I want to be one of those people. Actually, I take that back. I want to be one of those people today. Take this guy for example, he covered his Mercedes CLS 350 in £20,000 worth of Swarovski Crystals. For those …

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Sep 18 2014

Hooray for Science: New Insight on King Richard III’s Death

So King Richard III. You remember him right? You spent like 4 seconds glazing over him in that European history class you took your sophomore year because you thought it would be good to learn about the wars and weapons. Only to find out the class was actually just some tenured professor complaining for 4 …

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Sep 10 2014

We’re All Gonna Die: Bus’ Steering Wheel Comes Off in Drivers Hands

It’s happened to everyone, you’re driving around and your vehicle starts to do something strange. Like every other person on the planet without a huge bank account you just ignore it and hope that the problem stops soon. Then the problem just gets worse, because of course it does. Here is a bus driver in …

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Sep 08 2014

Would Ride into Battle: New World’s Largest Dinosaur

Remember when you were a kid and the biggest dinosaur out there was the Brontosaurus. Then you learned at about 19 years old that no such dinosaur ever existed. And you were crushed. Well here’s a new one for you. The latest dinosaur to be discovered was 26 metres long and seven times as heavy …

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Sep 03 2014

Scented Duck Tape: For the Discerning Kidnapper

If you haven’t seen it yet Duck Tape now comes in different smells. Yes Duck Tape, read the pictures. For a few years now you’ve been able to buy tape of varying colors, patterns, and qualities but it has all had the same neutral smell. Until now when you can get it in 6 different …

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Aug 28 2014

Finally: Photos of Schrödinger’s Cat

If you know what Schrödinger’s cat is then you’ll be happy to hear that his photo has now reached the Internet. Seeing that the Internet was created to house cat photos I find it surprising that it’s taken so long. Of course people are hesitant to post pictures of dead animals, or maybe dead animals. …

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Aug 26 2014

Must Watch: Slow Motion Video of People Getting Tasered

  Ok, let me start with this. I’m not sure why no one in this video is wearing a shirt but you are still safe to go ahead and watch it at work. In fact, call your buddies over from their cubicles and share your strawberry Yoohoos and doughnuts with them while you watch. Because …

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