The Mouse Mouse for Morbid Computing

By: Christina Butty - Published: May 22, 2009   Updated: Mar 24 2011 • References: likecool
The mouse mouse is very creepy and definitely not for everyone. This computer gizmo is actually made using a real mouse! Its innards are removed, the skin is preserved, and a computer mouse is inserted. There is a small rip in the mouse's flesh to allow the scroll wheel through.

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