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The weirdest, strangest, funniest and most innovative new products to keep you laughing… or at least give you something to think about.

Drink Your Bacon: New Soda Puts Pork Into the Pop

Bacon Soda Gift Pack
Jones Soda Co./J&D's Foods

Want to drink some bacon? Now you can with a new bacon-flavored soda.

Dinosaur Poop Watch Runs Like... Well...

Luxury Artpieces

If you're going to pay more than $11,000 for a watch, you'd probably want it to be made of gold and encrusted in precious gems... not poop.

Lady Gaga Goes Goo-Goo for 'Gremlins'

Lady Gaga's Gizmo Mogwai Skirt
Alex & Chloe
Lady Gaga finally has a monster of her own. The pop star known for her unique sense of fashion recently purchased this $2,100 skirt, a tribute to Gizmo from the film "Gremlins," from designer Brian Lichtenberg.

Get the Wonderful Taste of Bacon From Licking Envelopes

If you've ever licked an envelope and shook your head sadly at a missed opportunity to get the taste of bacon on your tongue, then this new product is for you.

Beat Stadium Booze Prices With Fake Beer Belly

Beer Belly
Cooler Fun, LLC
Tired of needing to take out a loan to buy drinks at a sports event? This ingenious product allows you to hide your suds inside a fake "beer belly."

Star Wars Tauntaun Sleeping Bag

Tauntaun Sleeping Bag
Remember when Han Solo slashed open a tauntaun on Hoth and let a wampa-beaten Luke Skywalker sleep warmly inside its fresh, stinky guts? Of course you do... and now you can recreate that "Empire Strikes Back" moment without having to visit the icy planet of Hoth.

When Your Chair is a Harley Hog

Harley-Davidson Chair
If you think your chair is deficient because it lacks mirrors, a tailpipe and motorcycle sound effects, then First Impressions has your next $6,950 purchase. Gizmodo has all the details -- and more photos.

Same-Sex Ice Cream

Hubby Hubby
Ben & Jerry's
Ben & Jerry’s is celebrating gay marriage in its home state of Vermont by changing the name of its Chubby Hubby ice cream to Hubby Hubby, according to America Online.

Phillie Phanatic: Baseball's Top Weirdo

Phillie Phanatic
Getty Images
The baseball season is heading into the home stretch, which makes this a good time to look at some of the sport's weirder moments, courtesy of Ron Martirano's "Book of Baseball Stuff."

Camel-Milk Chocolate

Camel-Milk Chocolate
Al Nassma Chocolate LLC
Unless your chocolate Easter bunny is made from actual bunny milk, your animal-shaped candies have nothing on the latest delicacy from Dubai. These chocolates are made from genuine camel milk.
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