Articles By: bigoak

The Popemobile Goes Green: A List Of The Pope’s Wheels From Past to Present

cars, History

These days, more people are choosing to go green by finding and using more environmentally friendly products. Pope Benedict XVI is no exception. He was recently presented with his first electric car, a customized white Renault Kangoo for use at his summer residence at Castel Gandolfo. Renault also presented a blue version for the Vatican […]

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Cute But Deadly Animals

Animals, featured

Cats, dogs, rabbits and hamsters are your typical cute animal, perfect as pets and great to cuddle and handle. There are some more unusual but equally cute animals around however, all is not as it seems as some are as deadly as they are sweet. Here is the lowdown on the fluffy but fierce brigade […]

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The Energy of Natural Disasters

Weather

Energy is a hot topic these days, usually in the context of human energy consumption and its effects on nature. But nature has some spectacular energy displays of its own. Recent disasters such as the tsunami in Japan, earthquakes in Haiti and Chile, major storms in North America, and the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina […]

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Strange Products Developed By Famous Brands

Bizarre, featured

People have the strangest ideas sometimes.  They make lip balm that tastes like food, clothes with unlikely things on them, and all sorts of things that you’d think nobody would buy, and yet they do.  Here are some of our favorites. Cheetos Lip Balm I love Cheetos as much as the next person, but come […]

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Spot the Kelsey Grammer Voiceovers

featured, Film, Television

Nominated for 14 Emmys, Allen Kelsey Grammer, is no stranger to being in the limelight at the forefront of popular television. But Grammer’s work behind the camera is not as well known to the average viewer. His voiceover work has appeared on many programs and films where with his warm, deep baritone has added a […]

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Strange Things Are Afoot in Singapore – Haw Par Villa

featured, Travel

Welcome to Hell.  Haw Par Villa, also known as Tiger Balm Gardens, has an attraction called The 10 Courts of Hell.  Built in 1937 by the guys who started the Tiger Balm company, this tourist attraction does anything but soothe and comfort (like Tiger Balm does.  In case you didn’t know that Tiger Balm did […]

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Lime Lemon Mint Bars Recipe in Pictures

Food

Thanks to Noreen for this creative dessert that looks great and tastes even better. Find more at PictureTheRecipe.com. Lime Lemon Mint Bars could be the perfect summer treat that cools you from the inside out.

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5 Bingo Cards You Probably Never Knew Existed

Bizarre, Humor, Internet

Bridal Shower Bingo Card Bingo fans everywhere are incorporating a game of bingo into the important events in their lives – an example of which are these personalised Bridal Shower bingo cards. Each card comes with 25 squares, all of which have either the name of presents a bride can typically expect to receive from […]

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25 Greatest & Funniest Google Autocompletes

Humor

Google autocompletes aren’t nothing new – In fact Google has been using the function for years now. The whole point behind them is to aid in saving you time when searching for things online by trying to autocomplete your quires. Most of the time it’s quite a handy feature that works great. However, it sometimes […]

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5 Futuristic Luxury Hotel Concepts That Make You Wish for Tomorrow

Architecture, featured

We already live in a world where more luxurious hotels are being designed and built by the second. Cities like Dubai and Singapore are leading the way in modern luxurious design and are before the forefront of media coverage and public attention. Dubai recently erected the tallest hotel (and building, for that matter) in the […]

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