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10 Most Unusual Houses in the World II

February 19, 2012 Leave a comment

Possibilities in architecture, like in all other things, are limited only by imagination. There are more than just a few examples of said claim. So we thought we would expand on the subject and provide our readers with a sequel to our first list of unusual house designs. Tell us, which one of the following would you want to live in?

Compiled below is a list of the 10 most unusual houses of the World. Do share your thoughts in comments section.

 

Toilet House

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Categories: Best of Best, Creative

10 Most Funny Pictures of World Leaders

February 19, 2012 Leave a comment

Photogenic or not, there is always a chance of a spontaneous snap to go wrong and, as it seems, world leader are far from immune to the phenomenon. In fact, plagued by the spotlight and consequent scrutiny that sticks to them like gum would to hair,  they are probably more susceptible to photo-fails.

Following is a compilation of ten most funny pictures of world leaders. Its apparent from the list that President George W.Bush won it on all grounds.

 

George W. Bush

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Categories: Persons

10 Most Shocking Pictures Ever

February 19, 2012 Leave a comment

The world, as we know it, has been in turmoil since its very beginning. Pictures of the past are reminders of the unspeakable horrors and sufferings that has been a part of our history and of course, the brutality that was and still is Man’s wont.

Following are some of the  saddest and most shocking pictures ever taken. Do share your thoughts one these shocking images in comment section.

 

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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Categories: Best of Best

10 Best Horror Movies of All Time

February 19, 2012 1 comment

Horror movies have evolved through the years. It is unfortunate that a majority of modern horror flicks tend to concentrate more on high-end special effects and gore than on the plot, script and mood of the movie, consequently failing to deliver a quality scare. That said, “scary” is a relative term. What is only mildly disturbing to one may leave another cringing or shaking uncontrollably. The following list of top horror movies is based on overall quality.

Horror movies the likes of The Omen, Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the Thirteen and The Others may not be on this list but owing to much popularity and acclaim, deserve special mentions.

 

The Exorcist (1973)

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Categories: Movies

10 Most Precious Gems in the World

February 19, 2012 2 comments

Gemstones have exerted a powerful influence over mankind ever since beginning. Their color, brilliance and sparkle captured the imagination of our ancestors. Each gemstone was also believed to possess remarkable healing properties, and magical powers. All of these extraordinary gemstones have gone down into the pages of history and continue to fascinate anyone who sees them.

The passage of the time has only increased their mystique and their captivating beauty and fascinating origins have done the rest. Many of these legendary jewels can now be viewed by the public as they glitter coldly from their bullet-proof glass cases.

Here is a list some of the world’s most precious, rare and valuable gems:

 

The Hope Diamond

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Categories: Best of Best

10 Worst Video Game Movies

February 19, 2012 Leave a comment

A good video game flick is a rare commodity. Anyone who has played the Resident Evil series knows that the movies utterly failed at doing justice to the video game franchise. Same goes for the original Street Fighter, Doom, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time and the likes. Apparently, the original storylines weren’t good enough for the filmmakers, so they decided to make extensively unappealing versions of their own, probably to target a larger audience and not just the gaming community.

Some video game flicks are just too awful to amuse anyone, and not only because they are based on video games with a wider fan base. Following is a list of the ten worst movies based on video games.

 

House of the Dead (2003)

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Categories: Technology

10 Top Conspiracy Theories

February 19, 2012 Leave a comment

Mystery always attracts attention as do the conspiracy theories revolving around it. Be it religion, science, politics, war or economy, conspiracy theories have consistently emerged throughout recent and ancient history, persisting to this very day.

With countless such theories floating around the web of information, each presenting its own often convincing counterevidence to the alleged “truth”, the line between fact and fraud seems to be blurring day by day. Following is a list of the top or most popular conspiracy theories in history.

 

 

The 9/11 Conspiracy

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Categories: Best of Best, Wonders