Category Archives: MISC

Cathay Pacific’s Aircraft New Paint Job Comes With An Epic Spelling Mistake

Usually when an airline’s aircraft gets a spanking new paint job, it won’t get any woo and ah…, less it was say, for example, Star Wars-themed like this ANA flight. But in the case of Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific’s one newly painted aircraft, it has managed to raise some eyebrows because of a serious error in an alphabet placement, or should we said, non-placement? Continue reading Cathay Pacific’s Aircraft New Paint Job Comes With An Epic Spelling Mistake

Weather Reporter Caught Pretending To Struggle With “Strong Winds”

If you don’t already know, everything about the media, Hollywood movies, TV shows (so-called reality TV included) and the media as a whole, is about dramatization (or to put it more bluntly, they are mostly fake). The more drama it is, the better it sells, or at least that’s what show producers believe. Even news are not spared from dramatization. Case-in-point, this: Continue reading Weather Reporter Caught Pretending To Struggle With “Strong Winds”

Man Uses Toddler To Steal From Inside A BarBerCut Lite Machine

You know BarBerCut Lite Machine operated by Bandai Namco Amusement America? If you don’t, it is basically a somewhat scam-ish machine that has attractive prizes, each hanging a string. Paying player will have control of two buttons which he/she will use to manipulate the scissors to cut a string to the prize he or she desire. As with the claw machines, it is easier said than done (read: scammy) and clearly, cutting string is not the cuppa of some folks. Like a man who deviously took advantage of a toddler’s small size to get into the machine and help himself to the prizes. Continue reading Man Uses Toddler To Steal From Inside A BarBerCut Lite Machine

Lioness Steals Photographer’s DSLR, Lets Cubs Played With It

Here are a series of images of a lioness making off with a wildlife photographer’s DSLR. It was a rare sight and something (probably) not to be repeated again. The camera setup comprises of the said Canon 7D, paired to a Canon 100-400mm telephoto lens, and costs Barbara Jensen Vorster over $2,000, and the lioness just took it like that. Audacious act, no less, but I guess, ferociousness wins. As the story goes, wildlife photography Vorster was shooting at the Mashatu Game Reserve in Botswana when she accidentally dropped the camera on the ground. Continue reading Lioness Steals Photographer’s DSLR, Lets Cubs Played With It

Kuwaiti Fish Store Put Googly Eyes On Fish To Make It Look ‘Fresh’

Selling edible fishes was never a “fishy business,” well, that’s until now. The story went that a Kuwaiti fishmonger was caught sticking googly eyes on fish to make it look a lot fresher than it really was. According to the report, a video of the fish with fake eye was circulated among local Whatsapp users and shortly after, a couple of images surface online. The two images that were shared on social media were like ‘before/after’ photos. Continue reading Kuwaiti Fish Store Put Googly Eyes On Fish To Make It Look ‘Fresh’

Daiso Recalls Cut-Your-Finger Prank Knife Because Real Knife Mixed Up

Daiso is most famous as the “100 yen shop” that stocks an astonishing variety of products costing, you guess it, 100 yen. It has stores all over the world, selling anything from household products to fashion to novelty gag items like the Dokkiri Cutter, AKA Cut-Your-Finger Prank Knife you see here. What this cut-your-finger prank knife offers is quite obvious: while looking like a real utility knife, the blade is actually blunt and it has a little semicircular indention that, when you position your finger in it, makes it look like you have cut deep into the finger. Continue reading Daiso Recalls Cut-Your-Finger Prank Knife Because Real Knife Mixed Up

“Activist” Goat Suspected Of Helping Animals Destined For Auction Escape

Here’s one hell of a bizarre story relating to goat since Goat Simulator. OK. Goat Simulator is about real goats, but the fact there is a game dedicated to goat pretty much says they are kind of a badass. If goats aren’t (badass), a goat named Fred is here to make the point that goats are badasses. As the story goes, Fred is a renegade goat who have been on the loose since he made a successful jailbreak from Hackettstown Livestock Auction House in New Jersey last year. Continue reading “Activist” Goat Suspected Of Helping Animals Destined For Auction Escape

Studio Developed A New Font Using Recognizable Company Logos

Here’s a little fun stuff to brighten your day/night. Well, fun, if you are not hostile towards consumerism and also, you have a thing for design. But mostly, consumerism, really. An experimental creative studio called Hello Velocity has created a set of fonts based on highly recognizable businesses’ logo which it named Brand New Roman font. The result is an array of alphabets (a-z) and numbers (0-9) that are refreshingly fun, though not necessary practical. Continue reading Studio Developed A New Font Using Recognizable Company Logos

The Pros And Cons Of Turning A Hobby Into A Successful Business Venture

It’s possible to turn numerous different hobbies into a successful money-making venture. You might not think the sweaters you’ve knitted or the paintings you’ve created would be worth any money, but you might be pleasantly surprised. The ideal job for most people would be something they love to do, day-in, day-out, whether that is baking, woodworking, dog training, taking photographs, gardening or teaching people to speak English. Before you take the leap of faith into the world of running your own business, there are some questions you need to ask yourself. Hobbies and business don’t always mix, so you need to be sure you’re making the right decision. Continue reading The Pros And Cons Of Turning A Hobby Into A Successful Business Venture

Super Fun Forced Perspective Photos With Toy Superheroes

Forced perspective photography aren’t new. Most people employed this technique to pretend they own exotic, super expensive rides like a Lamborghini, but this one guy from Malaysia, toy collector and photography enthusiast Wire Hon, use this technique to capture fun photos of himself and his family commanding toy superheroes around. The results are family photos that are actually fun. I think no one will have more fun than asking Thor where to place a potted plant, or assigning housekeeping chores to Deadpool and Batman. Continue reading Super Fun Forced Perspective Photos With Toy Superheroes