Ya know I love a good freaky outfit from time to time. Wacky fashion and its wearer, when done right– as a fashion performance piece– is pretty incredible. It puts a smile on your face and let’s you appreciate people who live their life as their art. But, then you get those wackadoodle show ponies who have the chutzpah to put on anything odd and outlandish for some extra attention. Really, there are a few kinds of out there: the wacky […]
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I’m never a fan of gimmicks, but some novelties do make me giggle. In an effort to pass on a quick smirk, I’ve decided that from time-to-time I will share my own version of Anderson Cooper’s Ridiculist or David Letterman’s Stupid Pet Tricks starting with… A camel toe barrier, called The Cuchini! Ok, for those of you who wear pants that are too short in the rise (morning after Chinese food bloat could be a temporary culprit), there’s now a […]
Wacky Invention of the Day: Keeping the junk in your trunk personal when you travel the friendlier than usual skies. Now, with those pesky TSA full-body scanners are in place, one wouldn't necessarily want their privates on display and risk possible radiation damage when inhaling lousy airport air is bad enough.So, here comes Jeff Buske, a Colorado-based inventor behind Rocky Flats Gear who has come up with a line of underwear that, as its web site claims, insures privacy of […]
Head’s up, it’s Halloween costume inspiration time! Comic-Con afficionados takes their costumes VERY seriously. And they say there are some wacky get-ups during Fashion Week, both off and on the runway! Sweeties, you have not seen nuttin’ yet until you pay a visit to New York Comic-Con & Anime Festival where Halloween is ringing in 3 weeks early and dressing up as your favorite comic icon is the name of the game. This beats the Halloween parade for decked-out fantasy […]
Odd but True: Nailympics 2010, the global ‘Olympic Games of fake nails… in Britain, of course!Gotta love these talons… The British love bizarre contests but they’ve all scrathed the surface until this one that digs deep!I’ve seem some crazy, freaky long nails in my time, mostly on my old bank teller. Come to think of it, on many bank tellers. They’re the kind of nails that curl to no end and create all sorts of strange hygienic visions that I’d […]
“We’re really not into gimmicks here, nor do we like to diss a new product, but in our stylish opinions, this thingamijig sinks to a whole new level!Today’s email brings another “helpful” product that we just have to scratch our heads about. I hit delete on it’s first entry to the inbox, but since the pr is busy on the follow-up pitch, the need to share has taken over.Here is a product that in some strange way does make sense.I’m […]
Bottle Betty takes novelty swimwear to yet another level. Bottle Betty is a new line of patent pending swimwear with an attached bottle opener.