Category Archive: Destructive

Mar 05 2014

Warranty Void: Game Console Repair Kit

I miss the days where all it took to fix a game was to blow on it. It’s becoming increasingly rare to use the skills you learned while your parents tried to hold you away from the candles on your brother’s birthday cake. This Ultimate Gaming Console Repair Kit would arrive in a convenient carrying …

Continue reading »

Feb 26 2014

Didn’t See that Coming: Crystal Ball Starts House Fire

What is the last thing you want to hear while you try to take an afternoon nap. For me it’s a smoke detector. I get to nap rarely enough that when I finally do lie down I think I would rather burn to death than have a smoke detector go off and wake me up. …

Continue reading »

Feb 26 2014

Run Away: Grandfather Pulls the Pin of a Grenade While Treasure Hunting

This is John Hill, 67, of Scotland and his 3 grandsons. John is one of those people who belong to a Metal Detecting Club, because apparently there isn’t anything else to do in Scotland. Recently while out treasure hunting on the banks of a local canal John discovered what he hoped was an ancient ring. …

Continue reading »

Jan 23 2014

Oh, Now I Feel Secure: Snapchat Person Verification Cracked in 30 Minutes

Those of you that use Snapchat have probably noticed a new person verification feature that came out yesterday morning. In it you have to pick out a ghost from a series of 9 images. So it’s something easy for a human or human ghost to do but difficult for a robot or robot ghost. Or …

Continue reading »

Dec 20 2013

This Could Work: Groupon Delivery Catapult

With all the buzz about the attack delivery drones that Amazon is working on, Groupon decided it was time for them to explore their options in delivery; really think outside the box, in fact, smash the box and get deliveries done. So they decided on delivery catapults. Instead of terror inducing drones to fly you …

Continue reading »

Dec 05 2013

Making Money: Into Other Stuff

Have you ever met someone who has more money than they know what to do with? Don’t you with that was the biggest problem you had in your life? I know I do. Well, collage artist Mark Wagner has figured out something to do with those extra dollars. He destroys them, he cuts them into …

Continue reading »

Nov 11 2013

Time Well Wasted: 25,000 Domino Maze

Because I liked doing this as a child I’m going to show this one. You know I’d like to do this as an adult too but I don’t have any dominoes and my kitchen is the size of a smart car so I don’t have a lot of hard floor to play with. I’m also …

Continue reading »

Oct 15 2013

Idiot-Moron Blows Up His Own Shop, Almost Dies

CCTV footage from the Wentworthville Hotel in Sydney, Australia shows a shop owner lighting a 10 liter (about 2.5 gallons) can of gasoline and blowing up his store with it. Amazingly, as is the apparent theme of the day, no one was killed. The man is accused of causing the explosion that devastated his Jomaa …

Continue reading »

Oct 15 2013

No One Was Killed: Police Chase Ends in Car Hit By Multiple Trains

A car fleeing police in Utah was stuck by not one, not two, not three, actually yes two trains. This happened Sunday morning at about 8:20. Wood Cross is a suburb of Salt Lake City. Actually I have no idea where Woods Cross is and I can’t be bothered to look, but the whole state …

Continue reading »

Oct 07 2013

Down Periscope: Submarine Bursts Through the Street

If you’re living in Milan, or visiting Milan, or you frequent Uncanny Flats, then you know that a submarine recently popped up through the street there. Luckily no one was injured, and nothing important was destroyed. Just some little car was damaged. Well, that and the street. Even the submarine came out looking very nice. …

Continue reading »

Older posts «

» Newer posts

%d bloggers like this: