Man builds giant 50-foot-tall snowman with entire trees for arms

A farmer in Gilman, Minnesota, decided he have had enough of the snow that was ruining his greenhouses, so he decided to start piling it all up into this 50-foot-tall snowman. Because why not. » 3/04/14 12:18am 3/04/14 12:18am

Destroying a Snowman in Slow Motion Is the Most Brutal Way to Kill…

It's cold. Not bone freezing, icy lung cold (unless it is for you, which, sorry) but it sure as hell ain't bikini season (unless it is for you, which, damn you). And when the cold stays too long, it starts to hurt. Everyday, pain. So how do you make yourself feel good in the Winter? By destroying a snowman in slow… » 1/15/13 7:40pm 1/15/13 7:40pm

This Snowman Survived A Journey To The Desert—In A Cardboard Box

This cute little snowman survived a 5,314 mile journey from Japan to the desert of Bahrain without any refrigeration. The only things keeping him alive in his cardboard box were some new vacuum insulation panels designed by Panasonic. » 1/21/11 1:35am 1/21/11 1:35am

Woman Phones Police to Report Stolen Snowman

"It ain't a nice road but at the end of the day, you don't expect someone to nick your snowman, know what I mean?" It may sound like a line from a Guy Ritchie film, but it really did happen. » 12/03/10 6:20am 12/03/10 6:20am

Frosty the Fire-Breathing Snowman Caught on Video

In case you haven't heard, there's a bit of a Snowpocalypse happening. Delayed flights aside, it's really not so bad though. After all, it finally lured the abominable fire-breathing snowman out of his cave and right into this video. » 2/10/10 10:00pm 2/10/10 10:00pm

There Is No Carrot Nose Small Enough For The World's Tiniest Snowman

Snowman purists may object, because this smirking seasonal statue, which stands just 0.01mm wide—one fifth of a human hair—is actually built from tin and titanium, not fresh powder. But still! » 12/04/09 6:35pm 12/04/09 6:35pm

Giant Snow Globes Recalled, Might Burn Down Your House

Your favorite pyromaniac might have to surrender his giant Hallmark snowman snow globe: The US Consumer Product Safety Commission just discovered that a bit of sunlight passes through them and it's "Goodbye drapes, hello firestorm!" » 12/26/08 7:30pm 12/26/08 7:30pm

10 Gadgets For Winter Fun: From Snowball Guns to Ice Saunas

Man, I really miss all the fun you can have in the snow. Snowball fights and forts, snowboarding, school cancellations...those were good times. If only I had gadgets like this back then. » 12/12/08 4:00pm 12/12/08 4:00pm

Tacky USB Xmas Accessory #2

Oh, ho, ho. Here's the ugliest little USB desk ornament I've seen to date. Of course, I celebrate the Festival of Lights, but I can still comment on tacky snowmen with pink hat-and-scarf combos. However, if it does float your boat, the snowman actually flashes different colors and the Christmas tree plays a nice… » 11/23/05 10:40am 11/23/05 10:40am