In case you don’t have a reason to own a can of WD-40, perhaps you’ll find one among the more than 2,000 uses the company has provided in a handy list on its Web site. While we’re not sure how “shining shower doors” is completely and totally separate from “helps clean showers,” there’s probably something for everyone here. [via WD40.com]
slip ‘n’ slide
A fraternity fundraiser for the D.C. Firefighter’s Burn Association at George Washington University included a super-fun Slip ‘n’ Slide lubricated with laundry detergent. Detergent isn’t supposed to be slathered all over the body, though, and can lead to severe skin irritation and chemical…um….burns.