Harlem Shake

For anyone who has somehow managed to connect to the world-wide-web and not notice the ever-growing appearance of 'Harlem Shake' videos, the people over AUX have compiled a nice list of some of the best that include these guys, who have been watched almost seven-and-a-half million times:

The Creepiest Guitar Ever?

Lou Reimuller is a horrible man and this is why:

According to Reimuller, his latest design allows one to: "perform your guitar skill on the stage with a hot babe holding in your arm. Since she's a mannequin, she won’t mind how bad you pluck on her strings."

Pope Bono

This week the world was shook somewhat by the resignation of Pope Benedict, the first of its kind in over 600 years. With minds turning to his successor already, Irish bookies have offered 1000-1 odds on U2 lead-man Bono. Alongside him, they have also offered similar odds for Richard Dawkins and Father Dougal Maguire (of Father Ted)…

Turtle Lovin'

Dirk and Polly are that Galapagos tortoises that can currently be found in London Zoo. This week, zookeepers took their desire for a Dirk-Polly romance to another level by hiring French pianist Richard Clayderman to try and set the scene… It didn't work.

Metaldudes & Cats

Everyone loves cats these days and metalheads are no exception. In her latest project, photographer Alexandra Crockett hopes to showcase: "some of the most brutal and visionary members of the West coast metal community with their darling, adorable little balls of fur: their cats."

You can donate to the project here.



How Bizarre!

PS. Did you know…

The first song recorded by veteran denim-rocker Jon Bon Jovi was actually a song called 'R2-D2: We Wish You A Merry Christmas' for an album called the Star Wars Christmas Album. He was only 17 at the time.