Squish it, stomp it, jump up and down on it– no matter what your method of choice, bubble wrap is always there for you with its satisfying crunch and glorious pop. What better way to honor this giant among packing materials than by giving it its own holiday? Furthermore, what better way to celebrate that holiday than by dressing entirely in bubble wrap? Bubble wrap, we salute you! More
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Hypercolor t-shirts are cool. Hypercolor t-shirts that let you know when you’re being exposed to large amounts of carbon monoxide are even cooler, and they’re eco-friendly, too. Check out the Warning Signs shirt, the brainchild of two NYU interactive telelcommunications graduate students, and breathe easier. More
Ever wondered how close we are to the robotic uprising? Robot Rodney may be able to give you a clue. This little robot spends his days waiting for unsuspecting humans to teach him to feel. Simply type in your answers … More
Because who doesn’t like the idea of a fashion show featuring magical unicorn women? More
Kate Moss is reportedly buying a $12.5-million-dollar home in London’s affluent Highgate neighborhood. What’s so special about this particular place, other than its ridiculous price tag? It was once owned by physician James Gillman, a friend of Romantic poet Samuel … More
Facebook: The mighty jungle of the internet. Full of strange and fascinating creatures, this Book of Face contains a veritable wealth of knowledge about commonly found internet personalities. The folks over at The Frisky have discovered through much diligent research and careful wall analysis the existence of nine spectacular Facebook specimens. We here at Team Gloss have continued The Frisky’s excellent work, and behold! We have discovered what we believe to be six additional specimens! We present our findings here: More
Reasons to call 911:
1) You’re being burgled.
2) You’ve fallen down and can’t get up.
3) Your house is on fire.
Reasons not to call 911:
1) You got a bad manicure. More
What does Lollipop Bling smell like? What, for that matter, is Lollipop Bling? We’re not entirely sure, but given the opportunity to describe it, we gave it a stab. We sprayed some in the office and asked our coworkers what they thought it smelled like (without telling them the name of the fragrance or any identifying details about it): More
Quicklink: Self-lotioning babies are quite possibly the greatest idea ever. Too bad they don’t actually exist yet.
Fanatics exist. And yet somehow, the things that develop these cult-like followings never cease to amaze. Like this one: Hello Kitty. Innocuous, right? Cute, even? WRONG. Welcome to Hello Kitty Hell, where all your worst nightmares become reality. [via Hello … More
Literally. What started as an experiment and grew into an ad campaign may be well on its way to becoming a fashion trend: LED fronts. Your mouth will be seen from miles away– at least at night. How’s that for a flashy entrance? More
Or rather, she doesn’t. But she does try to, as she attempts to add parfumeur to her impressive list of credentials. More
The iPad may be the hottest tech toy on the market these days, but at prices ranging from $499 to $829, they’re also among the most expensive. So what do you do next once you’ve spent that much on a … More