Microsoft Socials, Laser Art, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case. » 11/16/11 9:00pm 11/16/11 9:00pm

The World's Smallest Trailer Can Be Pulled By a Scooter

The QTvan is the perfect trailer for those who ride mobility scooters. Okay fine, those who ride electric scooters probably don't need a trailer but what if I told you the trailer fit a full size bed, 19-inch TV, a mini mini bar and follows you wherever you go? Yeah, I'd be sold too. » 4/27/11 8:00pm 4/27/11 8:00pm

Gullible Brits Believe You Can See Gravity, and That Light Sabers Exist

You've got to wonder about the sanity of some of the 3,000 surveyed people who believed that light sabers actually exist—and that memory erasers, in the style of the Men In Black neuralizer, are being used. » 3/16/11 7:20pm 3/16/11 7:20pm

Brits Prefer iPhones To Flushing Toilets

I think each of the 4,000 Brits who participated in a survey of the 10 greatest inventions ever should have their toilets taken off them for life. See if there's an app for that! » 5/20/10 4:18am 5/20/10 4:18am

Good Morning, Britain!

Going through some sort of third-life crisis, 30 year old British plumber Colin Fruze did what every road-rager dreams of, but dares not do: attached a flame-thrower to his moped. Take that, Ford Mondeo men! [Daily Mail via GizmoWatch] » 3/25/10 5:40am 3/25/10 5:40am

Dead Dog Sweaters May Not Be the Best Way to Remember Your Pets

Beth and Brian Willis really loved their dogs Kara and Penny. They were very sad, understandably, when they died. What did they do to remember them? Frame a photo of their beloved pups? No, that's too normal for these two. They decided to make sweaters out of the fur of their dead pets. Yes, I said sweaters out of… » 3/19/08 10:30am 3/19/08 10:30am