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Check out the 63 diamond behemoth that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be lugging around on their knuckles from now on.
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Nothing says stylish & safe like a skirt that turns you into a vending machine. Just one of the six strange self-defense gadgets featured here.
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I'll take the Quadruple Bypass Burger and a side of beta blockers. Think long and hard before stopping into Arizona's Heart Attack Grill "“ where they proudly serve up chest pain-inducing foods in a fake hospital setting that features waitresses dressed as nurses.
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The release of Up in 3D highlights what is one of the fastest growing trends in blockbuster entertainment. Create your own eye-popping cinema with this informative guide to building your own 3D home theater. Or check out other ambitious DIYs.
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Unrealistic courtroom scenes like these led me to believe that contesting my recent parking ticket would have been a lot more action-packed.
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If you're starting your own business, make sure you hire a professional to design your branding materials "“ lest you should end up here.
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All you LA Clippers fans should make sure to watch the mail for this letter.
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And when the producers of Night at the Museum inevitable make another sequel, they should consider using one of these places as the setting.

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What Koalas and Humans Have in Common
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There's something strange about koala fingerprints. Read more bizarre koala facts here.

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Don't Have Space For a Christmas Tree? Decorate a Pineapple Instead
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Christmas trees aren't for everyone. Some people can't fit a fir inside their cramped abodes, while others are turned off by the expense, or by the idea of bugs hitchhiking their way inside. Fake trees are always an option, but a new trend sweeping Instagram—pineapples as mini-Christmas "trees"—might convince you to forego the forest vibe for a more tropical aesthetic.

As Thrillist reports, the pineapple-as-Christmas-tree idea appears to have originated on Pinterest before it, uh, ripened into a social media sensation. Transforming a pineapple into a Halloween “pumpkin” requires carving and tea lights, but to make the fruit festive for Christmas all one needs are lights, ornaments, swaths of garland, and any other tiny tchotchkes that remind you of the holidays. The final result is a tabletop decoration that's equal parts Blue Hawaii and Miracle on 34th Street.

In need of some decorating inspiration? Check out a variety of “Christmas tree” pineapples below.

[h/t Thrillist]

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