Category: Uncanny

A Blessing and a Curse: Guy with 2 Penises Answers Your Questions

Sometimes Mother Nature rears her ugly head and shows she has a bad temper and a horrible sense of humor. We can see this evidenced in the recent polar vortex that’s put a freeze on most of the US or by looking at koalas were blessed/cursed with 4 thumbs and 2 penises. Luckily or unluckily …

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Happy New Year 2014

Merry Christmas 2013

Merry Christmas Everybody. Don’t do anything I wouldn’t do.

Uncanny: Panoramic Picture Fails

Sometimes it’s fun to look at groups of photos with the same theme. Like dogs wearing hats, bad taxidermy, Egyptian vacation photos, and now people sucking at panoramic pictures. For anyone who just time traveled here from the 11th century, a panoramic picture is a photograph that is larger than a camera can take by …

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Makes My Skin Crawl: Uncanny Street Art

The trouble with street art, aka vandalism, is the location you do it in. Most of the time you can’t paint right on the main drag because that’s where the trigger happy cops hang out looking to bust hoodlums like you. But if you get too far off the beaten path no one is going …

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That’s Kinda Creepy: Disney Princesses With Normal-Sized Eyes

Do you know what the princesses from Disney’s animated movies and all of the people in every Japanese animation have in common? “Tentacles?” That’s gross, no. Their eyes are too big for their face. Now why would anyone draw a character out of proportion? Could it be so you connect with them in some way …

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This is Not Okay: Doll Head Wearing Monkeys

As if monkeys aren’t uncanny enough by themselves, some people in Jakarta Indonesia are training monkeys to wear doll heads and clothing while they beg for money from tourists. I guess the idea is that if the moneys look like children then people will be more likely to give them money instead of chunks of …

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You Should See a Doctor: Hot Dog Legs

Have you ever been accused of having hot dog legs? I sure hope not because that would be awful and I would probably never leave the house again if it happened to me. Of course, I’m on constant lookout for reasons not to leave the house so I’ll take anything. On the less insulting side …

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This Probably Spells Doom: First Fully Bionic Man

Like Frankenstein’s monster, cobbled together from a hodgepodge of body parts, the bionic man is an amalgam of the most advanced human prostheses — from robotic limbs to artificial organs to a blood-pumping circulatory system. I think I’ll call him Chet. Doesn’t he look like a Chet to you? When’s the last time you met …

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Naked Birds Somewhere: Sculptures Made From Feathers

Artist Kate MccGwire is a fan of birds. Especially their feathers. She likes to collect the feathers and glue them together into uncanny sculptures. My parents always got mad at me when I’d bring home feathers, because they were afraid we’d all catch lice. Luckily that didn’t ever happen and now that my mom is …

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