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Tuesday: May 11, 2010

Instruments + Animals + Photoshop = InstranimalsInstruments + Animals + Photoshop = Instranimals

Start your morning right with a little bit of Photoshop and you'll see what happens when an entirely new species is created. All glory to the hypno-trumpet-toad!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:22 AM | Tags (9) | animals | contest | horns | instruments | manipulation | music | photoshop | violins | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 53 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: April 1, 2010

Google shall henceforth be known as Topeka. All hail Topeka.Google shall henceforth be known as Topeka. All hail Topeka.

Ah Google, you never fail to disappoint on April Fools day. Take a tour through some of your commonly used Google Topeka products and you'll see even more changes that you might not expect

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 7:04 AM | Tags (8) | google | aprilfools | joke | company | rebranding | topeka | translate | animals |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: March 17, 2010

Meet Pisco, the very first surfing alpaca.Meet Pisco, the very first surfing alpaca.

Mr Pianezzi, 44, has introduced his alpaca Pisco to the waters of the Pacific Ocean over the past several months. Unlike dogs, an alpaca does not instinctively jump into the sea for a swim.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 6:57 AM | Tags (8) | alpaca | strange | surfing | wool | surfer | animal | abcnews |  |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: March 4, 2010

Animal cyborgs created through the cybergenic eye of Photoshop.Animal cyborgs created through the cybergenic eye of Photoshop.

Whoever created the attached thumbnail should call up Cartoon Network and see if they need a new logo for one of their shows that involves stop-animation and action figures. Ten points and a cookie to anyone who can guess which show I am obviously referring to here.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:48 AM | Tags (8) | animals | chicken | cyborgs | dog | manipulation | photoshop | robots | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 44 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: January 29, 2010

PETA calls for replacement of Punxsutawney Phil in favor of animatronic version.PETA calls for replacement of Punxsutawney Phil in favor of animatronic version.

According to legend, if Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow, six more weeks of winter weather will follow. If he doesn't, expect an early spring. But PETA has had enough of the tradition that dates back to 1886, and believes robotic technology could be the solution.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 7:01 AM | Tags (10) | peta | animals | groundhog | phil | cnet | crave | robot | technology | animatronic | tradition |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

Five highly productive low stress animals that you can raise at home.Five highly productive low stress animals that you can raise at home.

You don't see too many Nigerian Dwarf Goats around the NYC suburbs, I'll tell you that much. Good luck!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 3:24 PM | Tags (5) | animals | raise | productive | lowcost | popularmechanics |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 72 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 2, 2009

A collection of cyborg animals through the cybernetic eye of Photoshop.A collection of cyborg animals through the cybernetic eye of Photoshop.

On 2:14am EDT August 29, 1997, the electronic frog became self-aware.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:44 AM | Tags (6) | worth1000 | photoshop | animals | cyborgs | robots | manipulation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 58 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 24, 2009

Making fictional animals real through the eye of Photoshop.Making fictional animals real through the eye of Photoshop.

Some of the submissions further in (page 2 and beyond) may cause very loud bouts of laughter.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Comedy Gold @ 1:22 PM | Tags (6) | photoshop | manipualtion | animals | real | fictional | somethingawful |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 17, 2009

Dancing critters through the eye of Photoshop.Dancing critters through the eye of Photoshop.

A variety of animals getting their groove on. Happy friday to you.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:59 AM | Tags (6) | animals | critters | dancing | manipulation | photoshop | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 7, 2009

Seven random animals that decided the course of history.Seven random animals that decided the course of history.

...if you look at real history you find entire world events turning on the actions of creatures every bit as insignificant as that butterfly. Their stories are presented here in precise order of how ridiculous they are.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 3:54 PM | Tags (6) | animals | course | cracked | funny | history | random |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 53 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 26, 2009

Apparently some animals like to take drugs once in a while too.Apparently some animals like to take drugs once in a while too.

Psychiatric drugs are also used in birds, though animal welfare groups worried that the use of such drugs to treat behavioural problems in animals would create a population of 'pill-popping pets'.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 10:45 AM | Tags (3) | animals | drugs | high |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 15, 2009

Amazing feats of strength through the eye of Photoshop.Amazing feats of strength through the eye of Photoshop.

As usual an amazing array of photographic manipulations provided by Worth1000 for your enjoyment.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 11:48 AM | Tags (4) | photoshop | manipulation | strength | animals |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


6 disgusting ways in which animals can actually improve your health.6 disgusting ways in which animals can actually improve your health.

With the advent of modern antibiotics, Maggot Therapy declined in use but doctors never took it off the table entirely and, thanks to an increase of ultra-badass anti-biotic resistant bacteria, it's been making a notable comeback.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 7:37 AM | Tags (2) | animals | health |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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