These steampunk insects use bullets and sheet metal to create fascinating and beautiful works of art. Be sure to click the link to check out more of his great pieces.
These crochet guns and holsters by artist Inger Carina might not be functional, but they are certainly pretty.
A South Carolina sheriff’s department has purchased a tank with a .50 caliber machine gun. To put this gun into perspective, the amunition is strong enough to peirce through a car and even the millitary is hesistant to use it in most situations. The sheriff, Leon Lott, has actually convinced himself (and is working on convincing the general public) that the armmored personel carrier will “save lives.”
This is ridiculous. Seriously, and I’m even in favor of the right to bear arms, but no one, government official or private civillian should need something that even the military rarely needs. Find out more here.
Fact of the Day:
Identical twins do not have identical genes. –Source
National Lasagna Day â€“someone call Garfield!
Link of the Day:
Shoot someone while pretending to check the time with this amazing pocket watch gun.
Boing Boing has the story of 3 reporters getting shot at an anti-gun conference. ::Insert witty NRA jokes here::
A new burger joint in Beirut has opened with a terrorist theme. Order burgers to the audio of gunfire -no, really, they’re doing that, and the walls are decorated with fake guns and camoflauge. Try a “rocket propelled grenade” -a.k.a. a chicken skewer.
For more info, visit the Metro article.
These snow globes seen on InventorSpot are so creepy and strange, they are fantastic. Look at the whole series here.
Just a thought though, as much as kids like snowglobes, it may be a good idea to put these out of their hands. Most kids do not enjoy the thought of getting thrown down a well or eaten by a giant spider.