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Most Cool Things #13

High Impact Magazine Ads Tutorial – A 55-minute video tutorial on the use of advanced color grading techniques to transform a photo that desperately needs more punch into an high impact image that could be used in a magazine ad for example. By using different techniques to exaggerate to contrasts and accentuate the colors, you can give our photo a sort of “painted” look that is very popular right now with commercial photographers. If you want to take your photography to another level, this tutorial will show show step by step how to edit your photos like the pros.

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Most Cool Things #12

Grass Brass Knuckles – Brass knuckles that have grass embedded into a planter on the top. The Grass Knuckles were designed on a whim as an interesting and unique fashion accessory-you can be sure that none other like it exists.

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Most Cool Things #11

Giant Robot Slippers with Sound – A bootie-style slippers make your feet look and sound like a robot. Vrrrrrr-clank. Vrrrrrr-clank. Folks are guaranteed to turn around when you enter the room.

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Most Cool Things #10

Lego Garden Blocks – Togetherfarm Blocks are a modular, interlocking raised bed garden box system made from recycled food-grade plastic (the same plastic used for yogurt containers). The Blocks are designed to make gardening easier and more accessible to all. You don’t need any tools or hardware to quickly put together a garden box of any shape or size without cutting or measuring.

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Most Cool Things #9

Bird Photo Booth – a bird feeder and photo booth combo, designed for iPhone, iPod touch, and GoPro cameras. Just Place your device into Bird Photo Booth’s high quality, all-weather enclosure. Then step away and watch a live feed of your backyard birds stream from your iPhone to your iPad, or any other Wi-Fi or bluetooth enabled device and snap away.

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Most Cool Things #8

Handmade Fine mountain whiskey – Hand crafted, smooth, and slowly aged whiskey comes from the mountains.

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Beautiful Photography by Photographer Arijit Das

Arijit Das is basically a Landscape photographer who shares his beautiful photography works at his facebook page DarkChocolates. I really wanted to share those works with you.

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Daily Most Cool Things #7

Land Cruiser Tank — Oh hurry up and recommend this little goody to your prepper friends yeah you know the ones. They are the ones who talk to you about what to hoard and what they just hoarded in their own stock and how you should start prepping now. These are the kids for this project here because they will be busy all day trying to avoid the cops with this given that it goes 40 mph you can go as fast as you need to go in one of these funny tanks.

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Daily Most Cool Things #6

Dragon Chess – This gift is great for the dungeons and dragons lovers in your life. Wow them with the pits of hell on display with glass top so they can make sure to show how demented they are with this lovely piece added to their collection of weirdness.

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Daily Most Cool Things #5

1,500 Live Ladybugs – Your gardening friends will love this gift because they want to try and improve on mother nature by adding ladybugs where there are none. They will go crazy for this crazy gift because they have no life but the tomato plants and peppers and aphids are their main concern. This will thrill them because now they have the solution to their problems. Yay! So instead of getting a life help them get rid of bugs with other bugs there ya go a much easier solution.

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Daily Most Cool Things #4

Cut and Slash Resistant Gloves – You can now cut faster without fear for your fingers using these slash resistant gloves. Ideal for anyone who is a bit clumsy or that is starting to cook. It’s 4 times stronger than leather and when you hit the blade several times, you wound up without a scratch.

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Daily Most Cool Things #3

Putter Drink Caddy – Amaze your friends with this putter drink caddy this will be able to provide refreshments for everyone in your group, while being carried with your golf clubs.

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Daily Most Cool Things #2

Jump From Paper Limited Edition 2D Bag – This is a cartoon cut out backpack. For the weirdo in your life who can’t put the comic books down and lives in a fantasy game land this is the bag for them! The size is 12.6″ Width x 10.7″ and is perfection for the geek with no life.

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Daily Most Cool Things #1

Kama Sutra Sex Position Cookie Cutters – For those of you who want a unique way to show their children how babies are made, you won’t want to miss our Kama Sutra cookie cutters. They are distinctly created in the shape of a variety of sex positions. If your children heard all of the noises from your bedroom during the night, why not answer their questions with a batch of Kama Sutra sex positions cookies? What a fun and delicious way to begin a conversation about a topic that is usually uncomfortable for adults to discuss with their children.

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Hyderabadi Dum Biryani [Recipe]

Hyderabadi Dum Biryani is the king of all biryanies. One who hasn’t eat this special flavored biryani he doesn’t come to know what is the actual taste of biryani. It’s an actual biryani where raw hyderabadi biryani-marinated meat placed on the bottom of the pot and then layer with par boiled rice, seal and cook on a low flame for hours, so that the rice is cooked with steam generated by air tight environment. this entire process is known as “Dum” method. As a result you are getting juicy and succulent pieces of meat that it melts in your mouth and each rice grain is well separated and cooked nicely.

(via Hyderabadi Dum Biryani)