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Matthews Fans: You Spin Me Round, Round Baby!

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Ceiling fan designs have come a long way in the past couple of years. With a more eco-conscious generation, people are shunning their energy guzzling air conditioners for the much more economical and highly efficient ceiling fans. However, no one can be expected to go green with the likes of your grandmother’s ceiling fan, complete with wood veneer blades and tiffany-style lampshades! No no, we require fans that have a lunar counterweight which, along with the fan, can orbit around it’s spherical gear housing! Continue to full article

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Mr. Suicide: Suicide has never been this cute!

Mr. Suicide

Consider the proverbial envelope pushed. Italian designer Massimo Giacon created this little guy for Alessi. It’s a bathtub or sink plug that when used and filled makes Mr. Suicide float dead above the water. As if that weren’t enough, he also comes packaged in a little box shaped like a coffin. What a perfect gift for that special suicidal someone in your life!

He comes in three happy colors (see image after jump): blue pink and yellow and is available at Retro Modern for $24.00 Continue to full article

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Cleaning the pipes

Cyclone Cleaner

How do you make a vacuum really appealing to women and even some men? Make it look like a giant penis.

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Magnetic cleanliness

Noveletti Soap

“In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous”

–Aristotle

There exists a soap so special that, according to the manufacturer, Noveletti, it is necessary to quote Aristotle to describe it.

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