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The UK's oddest days out. 14 September 2013Last updated at 19:43 ET The weather's on the turn, pushing day trippers indoors.

The UK's oddest days out

So what are the idiosyncratic UK attractions that help us to laugh in the face of inclement conditions, asks Gareth Rubin. Summer defied the apocalyptic predictions of the meteorologists. The sun shone. Al fresco activities became almost second nature to Britons. It shouldn't actually be too hard. They are more a part of the national DNA than Dad's Army, warm crumpets and the Wombles put together. 1. The world's longest colouring pencil lives in the Cumberland Pencil Museum Fulfilling the hopes and dreams of pencil fanatics everywhere, visitors can stand below the whopping world's biggest pencil.

Find out more about the Cumberland Pencil Museum 2. It is proud to be Britain's only museum of hatting. Find out more about the Stockport Hat Museum 3. The UK's most threatening village is the one where ex-spy Patrick McGoohan was imprisoned in the "what the hell was all that about? " 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10 Lifehacks from 100 Years Ago. Made By Dad: 67 Blueprints for Making Cool Stuff - excerpt. Scott Bedford is creative director at an ad agency in London and for the past several years has been writing and illustrating a how-to column of kid-friendly projects for MAKE.

Made By Dad: 67 Blueprints for Making Cool Stuff - excerpt

His sense of humor and artistic skill appeal to me, so I was excited to find out that he's got a new book out: Made By Dad: 67 Blueprints for Making Cool Stuff. Here's a few of the projects in Made by Dad: Martian Door Decal, Earthquake Coat Hook, 1-Ton Lampshade, Cat-Trap Birdfeeder, Table Leg Moon Mine, Snappy Toast Rack, Titanic Bookshelf Art, Slingshot Car Launcher, Marvelous Marble Bouncer, Teddy Through the Center of the Earth, Snail Soup Decoy, and Surveillance Camera Stash.

How can you go wrong with a list like that? Below, complete instructions for making a Godzilla Skyline. Made By Dad: 67 Blueprints for Making Cool Stuff. The Meta Picture. Songs that sound like other songs. Ultimate Insult Man. About Ultimate Insult Man refers to a video clip featuring a game show host viciously berating a contestant for answering a question incorrectly.

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The scene is often referenced or embedded in discussion forums to incite other users, as well as being featured as a reaction clip in several YouTube remix videos. Origin The video clip comes from a scene in the 1995 comedy film Billy Madison, in which the host of an academic decathlon (played by James Downey) insults the character Billy Madison (played by Adam Sandler) during the contest. “What you’ve just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. The earliest known video using the scene was uploaded by YouTuber ladder09 on August 29th, 2007, featuring the incoherent response of Miss Teen USA South Carolina followed by the insult clip (shown below). Spread Notable Examples Search Interest External References.

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