Chewbacca Mom proved that just about anything can make you an internet superstar, and more often than not, it all starts with a mistake. For example, this person discovered that someone at their office tried to copy an iPad screen, literally, while trying to capture a screenshot. This fiasco eventually made its way online and has been shared millions of times by social media users on Facebook, Instagram, and more. Continue reading for more example who became famous online for all the wrong reasons.
Kolcraft has created an adult-sized version of its Contours Bliss stroller to give parents a better idea of what children experience when sitting in one. While it's not available for purchase, it is making stops around the US for test drives, and its next stop is Chicago's Mary Bartelme Park on June 7th. "We created the test ride so adults could experience first-hand how each Contours Stroller is carefully designed with a baby's joy and comfort in mind," said Kolcraft president Tom Koltun. Continue reading to watch a video of this giant stroller in-action. Click here for a few bonus images of more geeky things you may want, but probably don't need.
There are thrilling roller coasters, and then Euthanasia, one designed to kill you, literally. The ride starts off as a slow climb up to more than 500-meters, and then once the 'fall' button is pressed, riders would plummet into the long steep plunge followed by the first 360° loop. In other words, where most riders would perish due to a G-force-induced loss of consciousness. If you happen to still be conscious, six more consecutive loops would definitely do you in. Continue reading for more fascinating images from around the web.
Kikkerland's CD06 Grenade Screwdriver Set may look cool, but probably not something you want to bring on travels, and it's being offered for only $10 shipped, today only. The manufacturer claims that it's really easy to use, simply pop the top off, undo the latch, open, insert the driver, and you're ready to work. Product page. Continue reading for another picture and more information.
This electronic Chewbacca mask is currently the hottest gadget online, and rightfully so. Simply move your mouth while wearing it to activate a variety of authentic wookiee growls and howls to scare off every Stormtrooper in sight - open your mouth slightly for a light roar, then open it wider to make your wookiee roar even louder. This lady became an internet sensation for doing just that, with a touch of uncontrollable laughter to boot. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a crazy pop-up LEGO castle.
Instagram user "Scotch_Trooper" shows us what happens when Darth Vader and a couple of Stormtroopers decide to have some fun with scotch whisky. These toy soldiers are playfully placed around bottles in various activities, including unboxing, pouring a glass, and even guarding the liquid. Unfortunately, the bottle of bourbon above is no match for Lord Vader, especially with lightsaber drawn. Continue reading for more pictures.
Raymond Luna, a part-time student at Mt. San Antonio College, really wanted to take his presentation to the next level. So, he donned Ben Affleck's armor from BatmanvSuperman, and epicness ensued. "I wanted to cosplay since a kid. I mean who doesn/t want to be a superhero? I've been cosplaying for a year and half now. I have done Arrow from the CW tv show, Star-Lord from Guardians of the Galaxy, and Kylo Ren from Star Wars. I guess you can say I've been at least one character from each major universe," Luna told Metro.co.uk. Continue reading for a video of him walking into class wearing the full suit.
If you've ever been inside a poorly organized datacenter, you'll know just how satisfying it is to come across one that has neatly organized cables. The picture above is a prime example, and for some, just looking at it could even be a form of relaxation. That is just one of the many oddly satisfying images we've rounded up for you today. Others include: perfectly formed pancakes, unmelted snow in the shadows, and lots more. Continue reading to see them all.
The Po'Man Charcoal Grill may look like a trash can at first glance, but it's actually designed to grill up a feast, and perfect for backyard parties. Made from durable rolled steel and stainless metals, it sports a high temperature-resistant BBQ paints, two skewers, a grill gate, drip pan, coal box and starter cup for fluid. Setup takes just minutes, while offering significant capacity for cooking with little hassle. Get one here now. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more information.
For those who have seen Ant-Man, these two characters are probably quite familiar. This real-life scene involving microscopic versions of them was created by micro-artist Slinkachu for the film's release. "I was in geek heaven when asked to collaborate with Marvel. I am a big fan of the Marvel characters and films. Ant-Man is a perfect fit with my own miniature art - he is almost the same size," said the artist. Continue reading to see them all. Click here for a few bonus images.