This blog focuses on collecting and sorting out world anecdotes.

Culture Matthew Albanese Creates Dramatic Landscapes Out of Ordinary Items

New Jersey-based artist Matthew Albanese creates astonishingly detailed small-scale miniatures landscapes out of ordinary household items such as spices, cotton, colored paper, ink and glasses. He the……

Culture We Make Carpets Out Of Everything

Designers Marcia Nolte and Stijn Van Der Vleuten and visual artist Bob Waardenburg together comprises of We Make Carpets - an art collective that creates temporary structures that resemble carpets. Th……

Culture Kensington Dollshouse Festival 2010

The Kensington Doll House Festival is considered one of the premier dolls house shows of the world. Established in 1985, the show has become the leading event for craftsmen and miniatures enthusiasts……

Culture Toys From Hard Drive Parts

Creative staff members of the Russian IT and computer store Vist has created these cute toys from old hard drive parts.……

Culture Model Cities Made From Computer Parts

Italian artist Franco Recchia builds complex miniature cityscapes from discarded computer parts, casings, circuit boards and electronic components. The sculptures are on exhibition at the Agora Galler……

Anecdote Amazing Community Helps Donut Maker Sell Out Early Every Day So He Can Spend Time with His Sick Wife

An amazing community in Seal Beach, California, have been helping the owner of their local donut shop spend more time with his ailing wife by buying all of his products so he can close hours earlier t……
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Anecdote “Terminator” Dog Escapes Its Enclosure, Kills Over 600 Chickens in One Night

A pet husky recently got his owner in trouble after escaping its enclosure, going into a neighboring farm and spending an entire night killing chickens. Chinese media reports that the owner of a chick……

Anecdote Russian Scientist Allegedly Stabs Colleague Who Kept Revealing the Endings of Books He Was Reading

A Russian scientist working at the Bellingshausen research station on King George Island, in Antarctica, was charged with attempted murder after he stabbed a fellow colleague with a kitchen knife for……
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Anecdote Mexico’s “Dog Man” Travels the Country Rescuing Stray Dogs

Edgardo Perros Zuniga has been travelling all around Mexico on a tricycle, looking for abandoned and injured dogs to rescue and put up for adoption. He has rescued over 400 dogs in the last 5 years. W……

Anecdote 79-Year-Old Beggar in China Ousted as Wealthy Grandma Who Just Enjoys Begging

A 79-year-old who spent most of her time begging at a train station in Hangzhou, China, was recently ousted as a relatively rich pensioner who lives in a 5-storey villa and owns several retail stores……
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