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. . . just links from HayYoo.com and DanKostecki.com
Enjoy a few collections of offbeat Valentines –
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. In Japan this means it’s time for women to bestow gifts of chocolate unto the men in their life. However, for the guys who are really special, homemade chocolate awaits. That personal touch makes all the difference. The Fab Café in Shibuya Tokyo is setting up a workshop which uses a state of the art 3D printer to create the ultimate in personal chocolate.
Have you ever walked around the cemeteries of New York reading the old tombstone inscriptions? Well, if that’s not your thing, we’re here to point you in the direction of George Spencer Millet’s grave in Woodlawn Cemetery, which tells a tragic and unusual story. His headstone reads: “Lost life by stab in falling on ink eraser, evading six young women trying to give him birthday kisses in office of Metropolitan Life Building.” This happened the day after Valentine’s day, on February 15th, 1909—which also happened to be his 15th birthday.
The Bronx Zoo will allow you to name a Madagascar hissing roach after that someone special for a mere $10. What a deal!
Can’t decide on what to get that special someone for Valentine’s Day? Sometimes the answer is all around us, and right where it’s been for millions of years—like cockroaches! How better to express your appreciation for that special someone than to name a Madagascar hissing cockroach after them?