"QUANTUM SHOT" #401
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Creativity gone bad - whatever gets the job done!
Some people need a boost to get creative, others have to to come up with darnedest ideas - just to meet the challenges of everyday life. When faced with shortage of tools and tight circumstances, these people do not panic, but start inventing - sometimes using everyday object in extraordinary way:
Solve your exercise dilemma:
Short on chess figures? try this:
(image credit: Alexander Dzhantimirov)
Using suitcases as a support structure is a bad idea (even if you fill it with bricks) -
(image credit: This Old House)
This airport (Sacramento, California) has a different suitcase problem -
Weird car enhancements:
The text under the picture says: "Nail protection". This is probably how that car owner used to protect his tires from punctures by nails deliberately scattered on the road. Here is some hi-tech:
Very, very crude GPS device:
In the absence of boutiques, try a different fashion:
"Sorry, did not have enough time to buy stamps - here is 5 cents for your trouble" -
Maybe this is the cheapest way to travel:
This however, is not a way to travel, period:
This seems to fulfill the role of a school bus:
Not much of a car, but a cool audio system:
I am not sure what this was before - a bomb, a missile? - but now, it's a motorcycle:
update: it's made from a drop tank (external disposable fuel tank)
Are you bored? Start keeping the score:
Use a piece of big pipe to hold the mini-car races:
or just "walk softly and carry a big... horse" (for exercise?) -
Strapped for space?
Sometimes your personal space is reduced to almost nothing:
You can still catch some sleep:
No garage? No problem! -
Secure your car with an anchor - amazingly, this may even be effective:
Well, sometimes you gotta do what you gotta do... Carrying a fridge in El Paso:
(image credit: Border Pundit)
Need to deliver BBQ? Put it on (and around) your head:
(image credit: Herald Sun)
(sent by Ozzy in Cornwall, England)
Pigs are brought to the market by various means:
But don't get too carried away with pigs (what is going on here??):
Danger is my Middle Name
These guys obviously skipped the safety meetings:
Sources: 1, 2, 3 (Originals of many images are unknown, as they came from image aggregation sites. Let us know if you have the info.)
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