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Fortune Telling Glass Has the Answers to Life's Toughest Questions

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If you're plagued with a tough decision but feel silly looking to a Magic Eight Ball for help, maybe the answer lies at the bottom of your glass. This tumbler from UncommonGoods contains a familiar-looking die embedded at its base that promises to give you answers to all of life's most pressing questions.

To get started, ask your glass a question as you fill it up with your drink of choice. Once the cup is drained, you can see what answer has been waiting for you at the bottom all along. It's worth mentioning that we don't necessarily recommend depending on this unreliable fortune teller for really big decisions like say, buying a house. Instead, ask your clairvoyant glass if you need another drink. Hopefully it will generously reply: "Signs points to yes."

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Here's How to Turn an IKEA Box Into a Spaceship
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Since IKEA boxes are designed to contain entire furniture items, they could probably fit a small child once they’re emptied of any flat-packed component pieces. This means they have great potential as makeshift forts—or even as play spaceships, according to one of the Swedish furniture brand’s print ads, which was spotted by Design Taxi.

First highlighted by Ads of the World, the advertisement—which was created by Miami Ad School, New York—shows that IKEA is helping customers transform used boxes into build-it-yourself “SPÄCE SHIPS” for children. The company provides play kits, which come with both an instruction manual and cardboard "tools" for tiny builders to wield during the construction process.

As for the furniture boxes themselves, they're emblazoned with the words “You see a box, they see a spaceship." As if you won't be climbing into the completed product along with the kids …

Check out the ad below:

[h/t Design Taxi]

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The Best Cupcake in All 50 States
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We’re going to sugarcoat it. Twelve years after the advent of the cupcake-only bakery (the California-launched chain Sprinkles is credited with opening the first in 2005), there are a lot of options. We rounded up 50 of the best decadent desserts across the country. So go out, have your (cup)cake—and eat it, too.

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