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I thought it was a typo on the sign at first, to be honest. How ironic, I thought, that the sign for the Typological Museum would have a typo in it. It's not a typo, though — derived from typhlos ('blind') and logos ('thought' or 'reason'), the Typhlological Museum...read more
I spent months traveling through Florida to find the weirdest of the weird. Here are the ten weirdest places we came across. Want more? What The Florida is my next book — and it's coming June 1st. Pre-order now or learn more. Harvey's Ford Truck Collection...read more
Yep — you read that right, a mushroom museum. Call it Muzej gljiva if you prefer using the Croatian name, and think of it as an education center. This collection exists thanks to the hard work of Dr. Romano Božac. From starting a mushroom association in 1983, a...read more
After nine years and 1,900+ posts, I have sometimes wondered how many more genuinely weird places there are in the world. We've seen Buddhist hell. A museum of ancient Peruvian erotic pots. A park where paper is made from elephant poop. A museum of counterfeit goods....read more
What's with the 'other OTHER' title? Awhile back we enjoyed one of the Roman coliseum in El Jem, Tunisia. I called that one the 'other' Roman coliseum, after the much more widely known Coliseum in Rome. That makes this one the other OTHER Roman coliseum. I'll note...read more