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Friday: October 9, 2009

Can you spot an actual newspaper article headline from The Onion.Can you spot an actual newspaper article headline from The Onion.

The folks over at Mental Floss want to see how well you do when purposely trying to identify headlines from some of America's finest news sources. Good luck and good hunting to you.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 3:14 PM | Tags (8) | fun | funny | headlines | mentalfloss | newspapers | onion | quiz | story |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 37 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: October 7, 2009

FIfteen nifty pizza cutters for you to gawk at.FIfteen nifty pizza cutters for you to gawk at.

You're haven't sliced your pizza properly until you've tried a Pizza Pro 3000.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:34 AM | Tags (5) | pizza | cutters | photos | nifty | fun |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: September 17, 2009

Harry Potter Theme Park set to open next spring at Universal Orlando.Harry Potter Theme Park set to open next spring at Universal Orlando.

Article goes into detail about most of the attractions that will be found at said theme park. You'll be dueling dragons and flying on hippogriffs whilst enjoying a cup of butter beer. Bring your own broom.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:54 AM | Tags (7) | themepark | wizards | harrypotter | jkrowling | universial | florida | orlando |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 14, 2009

Fifteen awesome Star Wars cakes for you to gawk at.Fifteen awesome Star Wars cakes for you to gawk at.

I'm sure Jabba the Hutt has never tasted quite this good. I call tail.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 3:04 PM | Tags (3) | cakes | fun | starwars |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 43 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 11, 2009

Twenty odd musical instruments that you can actually play online.Twenty odd musical instruments that you can actually play online.

A neat gallery of playable instruments (must have Adobe Flash to actually play instruments) by inventor Harry Partch. According to Wikipedia, Partch invented and constructed instruments that could underscore the intoning voice.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 3:34 PM | Tags (7) | harrypartch | instruments | inventor | music | odd | online | performance |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 58 Clicks | Posted by Vin


The ten funniest moments in Muppet Show history.The ten funniest moments in Muppet Show history.

Statler and Waldorf, FTW.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:40 AM | Tags (5) | muppets | muppetshow | moments | best | fun |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 71 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: September 10, 2009

Twelve fun and creative umbrellas for your viewing pleasure.Twelve fun and creative umbrellas for your viewing pleasure.

Yes, you too can look like an astronaut in the rain. Now go forth and explore brave new worlds.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 3:15 PM | Tags (6) | astronaut | creative | fun | rain | umbrella | umbrellas |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 34 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 8, 2009

Monopoly + Google Maps = Monopoly City StreetsMonopoly + Google Maps = Monopoly City Streets

A live worldwide game of MONOPOLY using Google Maps as the game board. The goal is simple. Play to beat your friends and the world to become the richest property magnate in existence.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:24 AM | Tags (8) | boardwalk | games | google | maps | monopoly | parkplace | property | realestate |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 45 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 24, 2009

Ten of the most underrated cartoons of all time.Ten of the most underrated cartoons of all time.

Ah, the days of Danger Mouse. Batman Beyond (also on the list) was a pretty awesome (and suprisingly bad-ass) series as well. Those looking for a nostalgic dose of it should check out the movie, Return of the Joker.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 11:35 AM | Tags (4) | cartoons | fun | television | undderated |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 73 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 19, 2009

Star Tours ride over at Disney World might be getting a giant overhaul.Star Tours ride over at Disney World might be getting a giant overhaul.

I've heard rumblings that said revamp will have multiple variations. Riders will get a different experience every time. About bloody time since the ride hasn't been updated since oh, 1987.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:57 PM | Tags (7) | attraction | disney | overhaul | ride | startours | starwars | themepark |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thirteen of the coolest Mona Lisa parodies and recreations you'll see today.Thirteen of the coolest Mona Lisa parodies and recreations you'll see today.

I'm sure Leonardo da Vinci would approve.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 10:27 AM | Tags (4) | monalisa | artsy | fun | recreation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 14, 2009

Fifty amazing ramen noodle recipes just for you.Fifty amazing ramen noodle recipes just for you.

I was never into the whole ramen thing in college, maybe these recipes would've helped.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 9:12 AM | Tags (5) | ramen | noodles | food | college | recipes |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 164 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 13, 2009

Five hacks that you can explore with your kids.Five hacks that you can explore with your kids.

...because every child should learn how to pick a lock. Thanks Wired.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 1:06 PM | Tags (5) | children | exploration | hacks | kids | wired |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 47 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 11, 2009

A gallery of vintage novelty phones for your viewing pleasure.A gallery of vintage novelty phones for your viewing pleasure.

Thank you Wired for that much-needed trip down memory lane.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 1:59 PM | Tags (6) | novelty | phones | mario | wired | phone | gallery |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 28 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 5, 2009

A list of the top ten best television principals of all time.A list of the top ten best television principals of all time.

Belding, FTW.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:53 AM | Tags (3) | belding | principals | television |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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