The Springback Is the Ultimate Shuttlecock, For Whatever That's Worth

You know that kid who was always inviting you over to play his new invented sport of hockey crossed with skateboarding crossed with couch cushions? Well that kid grew up and created the Springback.

OK, technically, the $12 Springback is intended for Peteca, a traditional Brazilian sport that's like badminton without the rackets. But we like to imagine using it for a touch game of football, our stick-like arms launching it farther than a leather football before, unable to actually catch the "ball," the Springback bounced many feet into the air for a house rules fumble. [Play via Nerd Approved]