Banksy Bails Out Russian Graffiti Artists

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Aside from traveling the world tagging everywhere he visits, writing Simpsons storyboards and making movies, Banksy is also busy helping other graffiti artists around the world. He recently bailed two Russian artists out of jail as well. Read more about the fascinating story here.



Heidi Tailefer’s Gorgeous Artwork

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

This “Venus” painting by Heidi Tailefer is simply jaw-dropping. Be sure to check out her portfolio to enjoy more of her amazing works.





Before You Die

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

What do you want to do before you die? It’s an interesting topic of discussion that makes for an equally interesting topic of street art. Artist Candy Chang painted this in New Orleans, providing ample chalk for anyone interested in adding to the discussion.



20 Hilarious Fortune Cookies

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

While some of these are obviously impacted by the language barrier, some are just plain weird.



Play Doh Car Replica

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

That cyclist has every reason to be distracted by that lifelike car. It’s actually made of 1.5 tons of Play Doh.



Corned Beef Cheeseburgers

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Over on the new, improved and much shinier Cheapskate’s Handbook, I recently posted a recipe on making your own corned beef cheeseburgers with any uncooked corn beef briskets you might have left over from St. Patty’s Day and let me tell you, they are f-ing delicious.





Make Your Own Pop Rocks

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Pop rocks are awesome, but they sure are expensive for what you get. Now you can make your own at home.