Gun Cakes: Tastelessy Tasty Treats

Cakeland has been an ongoing project from San Francisco-based artist Scott Hove since 2005. It includes a range of jaw-dropping sculptures and surreal installations, but what really caught our eyes was his elaborate cake guns. He makes uzis, handguns, and a range of beautiful semi-automatic firearms and assault weapons from frosting and sugary goodness. While the use of colours and decorations are tasteless and gaudy, we can’t but help love the sheer awesomeness of these sweet weapons. More images below. Read more...

The Rituals of Kumar Pallana

Wes Anderson loves Kumar Pallana. Fans of the director will immediately recognize him as Kumar from Bottle Rocket, Mr. LittleJeans from Rushmore, Pagoda from The Royal Tenenbaums, and the old man from The Darjeeling Limited. But did you know Kumar Pallana is also an accomplished entertainer, plate spinner, acrobat, and yoga instructor? I didn’t, but after watching this short video, I’ve learned this and more of the amazing 93-year-old and no longer wonder why Wes Anderson loves him so much. Read more...