1. Butter Stick Type
Essentially, butter in a glue stick tube. Easy application, or totally pointless?
2. Motorized Ice Cream Cones
The battery-powered, plastic cone contains a small dish that rotates your melting scoop for you. Prevents dripping and cone turning, or totally pointless?
3. Training Wheel High Heels
Helps you keep your balance, or totally pointless?
4. Dine Ink Utensils
Ballpoint pens with fork, knife, and spoon caps. Handy for a snack, or totally pointless?
5. Glass Toaster
This allows you to watch your bread while it’s toasting. Tired of burned toast, or totally pointless?
6. Wearcom Jeans
These jeans have a special transparent pocket for your iPhone. Convenient way of checking your texts, or totally pointless?
7. Portable Fish Tank
Makes your goldfish happy, or totally pointless?
8. Light Bites Candle Holders
Because why should you have to buy candles and forks separately? Party time saver, or totally pointless?
9. The Baby Mop
A onesie with a mop attached. Do crawling babies speed up cleaning, or is this totally pointless?
10. Apple Sweaters
Pack your lunchtime apple in a sweater to prevent bruising. Adorably protective, or totally useless?
11. Broom and Dustpan Slippers
You’ll never have to bend over again. Prevents achy backs, or totally pointless?
12. Staircase Drawers
Is it a staircase? Nope! Well, yes. But it’s also a set of drawers. Space saver, or totally pointless?
13. Lazy Sunday Sweatpants
These sweatpants have mini-tablecloths velcroed to the thighs for lazy lap eating. Reduces your laundry load, or totally pointless?
14. Hamster Cage Shredder
Skip a step and shred documents directly into your hamster cage. Useful, or totally pointless?
15. Anti-Theft Lunch Bags
Plastic bags with fake mold graphics keep sticky fingers off your sandwiches. Clever trick, or totally pointless?
16. Square Watermelons
Prevents watermelon from rolling where you don’t want it to roll, or totally pointless?
17. The Dry Side Bench
Bench is wet? No problem, just turn the crank to get to the dry side. Useful, or totally pointless?
18. Slurp Guard
Keeps broth out of your hair, or totally pointless?
19. Soda Can Handle
Prevents cold hands, or totally pointless?
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