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Artist Burns Famous Movie Characters Onto Wood (14 pics)

Rick Merian is an artist that specializes in pyrography which is the art of wood burning. He’s got some pretty serious talent as he’s brought the image of many famous movie characters to life with his art style. His attention to detail is uncanny.

 

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Barack Obama and Kim Jong Un Impersonators Stroll Through L.A. Together (7 pics)

What would you do if you say these two just randomly hanging out together in downtown L.A.? You would probably think hell had frozen over.

 

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Wealthy Man Gives $25,000 Tip To Waiter So He Can Fix His Teeth (7 pics)

If This doesn’t restore your faith in humanity than nothing will.

 

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This Taiwan Hotel Spent $150,000 On A Slide For Their Guests (6 pics)

The hotel RedDot in Taichung, Taiwan just became the coolest hotel in the country after installing a 30 meter long sling so that their guests can have fun as they make their exit. The slide was designed by hotel General Manager Stephen Wu who says got the inspiration from designs at the Google offices.

 

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Inner City Treehouse Uses 150 Trees To Protect Residents From Noise (12 pics)

This apartment complex in Turin, Italy was designed by Luciana Pia to look like an urban treehouse. The complex is a mix of steel girders and trees and it helps keep the city’s air cleaner and also gives residents a break from inner city life as well.

 

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You Won’t Believe What Rufus From Bumfights Looks Like Today (6 pics)

A lot of you out there might remember Bumfights. It was a video series where the creators filmed bums fighting each other and they managed to make a lot of money off of the footage. Rufus was featured in some of the videos and since then he’s managed to turn his life around in a big way.

 

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No These Aren’t Cartoons, They’re Real Bags (11 pics)

Don’t adjust your eyes, these accessories aren’t cartoons, they’re real bags. The items are made by a company in Taiwan called JumpFromPaper. The bags are sold in multiple stores throughout Asia and Europe and they range from $89 to $149.

 

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This Military Tank Delivers Free Books (9 pics)

Raul Lemesoff is an artist ii Buenos Aires, Argentina. He’s putting a whole new spin on tanks and giving them a new purpose. Instead of battling armed forces, he wants to battle ignorance and spread knowledge. He turned a 1970 Ford Falcon into a vehicle that holds 900 books and now he drives around giving the books out for free.

 

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Did Homer Simpson Discover The Higgs Boson? (4 pics)

Homer Simpson has a reputation for doing brilliant things on accident from time to time. It looks like Homer’s greatest accomplishment happened 14 years ago when he actually correctly predicted the mass of the Higgs Boson. Homer is officially an idiot savant.

 

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Prehistoric Creatures That Would Rule The World Today (7 pics)

The predators roaming the Earth today are nothing compared to the predators of the prehistoric days. Most of these creatures would be able to take down a lion, tiger, bear or elephant with ease. Just be glad they don’t exist anymore.

 

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Baby Weasel Hitches A Ride On A Woodpecker’s Back (17 pics)

Martin Le-May is a hobby photographer from East London and he happened to be in the right place at the right time when he snapped this photo. Martin came across a woodpecker fighting with a baby weasel. The weasel grabbed onto the woodpecker before it took flight and both creatures flew right past Le-May.

 

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10 Successful Kids Who Have Accomplished Amazing Things (10 pics)

These kids have proved that even at a young age you can do incredible things. During their short lives these kids have managed to do things that would put most adults to shame.

When Winter Vinecki was 9 years old, her father was diagnosed with prostate cancer, and he died just 10 months later. Winter vowed to put everything she had into finding an end to the disease so that others wouldn’t have to go through the loss that she did. She founded Team Winter, which promotes prostate cancer awareness and funds research. She made it her goal to get her organization in the Guinness Book of World Records by becoming the youngest person to finish a marathon on all 7 continents. When she was 14, she did just that. Along the way, she has raised nearly $1 million for cancer research. She currently has her goals set on the 2018 Winter Olympics

 

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Rare Photos Of The First Successful Antarctic Crossing (14 pics)

But in 1958, Vivian ‘Bunny’ Fuch, led a team on an expedition to become the first people to successful cross Antarctica. It wasn’t easy, but they got the job done.

 

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A Mobile Home You’ll Want To Take Everywhere (17 pics)

Guillaume Dutilh and Jenna Spesard spent a year building this mobile home and it was time well spent. They now use this awesome mobile home to travel all across the United States and Canada. Not only do they travel but they do it in style.

 

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Fisherman Catches One Of The World’s Largest Catfish (9 pics)

It took this man 40 minutes to reel in this giant catfish. This enormous creature weighs 127 lbs (57.7 kg) and measures 8.8 feet (2.7 meters) and it’s one of largest catfish ever caught.

 

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