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  • Spa Car: Inventor Colin Furze Made a Driveable Hot Tub

    Spa Car: Inventor Colin Furze Made a Driveable Hot Tub

    YouTube inventor Colin Furze (that’s an inventor who puts his inventions on YouTube, not a guy who invented YouTube) has been called a “mad scientist” by the media, but hopefully he will never decide to use his abilities for evil. I say that because anybody who can turn a BMW E30 into an honest-to-God drivable […]

  • Aire: An Indoor Flying Robot

    Aire: An Indoor Flying Robot

    Personally, I’m only just now getting used to the fact that I can ask Alexa questions on my TV. But I know there’s a whole population of early adopters out there who are primed and ready for the next stage of smart home assistants, and for them there’s Aire, an indoor robotic assistant that earns […]

  • Damon Dash is Selling Off His Sneaker Collection on eBay

    Damon Dash is Selling Off His Sneaker Collection on eBay

    To be totally honest with you – I’m not friends with Damon Dash. I don’t know what he’s been up to lately, or why he suddenly decided to liquidate his massive sneaker collection on eBay. But I can tell you that the Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder has done exactly that, and it provides a unique opportunity […]

  • ‘Isle of Dogs': Wes Anderson’s New Animated Film (Trailer)

    ‘Isle of Dogs': Wes Anderson’s New Animated Film (Trailer)

    You might remember a while back when it came out that Wes Anderson was working on another stop-motion animated film, this one about Man’s Best Friend, the animal we all know and love called dogs. There was even a contest to get a role in the film, unless my canine-like memory is confusing me. Now, a […]

  • ‘Wolfenstein II’ “NO MORE NAZIS” Trailer (Video)

    ‘Wolfenstein II’ “NO MORE NAZIS” Trailer (Video)

    There is currently a distressingly large contingent of people out there who are suggesting, from the best of intellectual and moral intentions, that it’s not OK to punch Nazis. This despite the fact that Nazis are the worst people in history, and the fact that there are still plenty of them out there begging to […]

  • Octopod Clock from MB&F and L’Epée 1839 (Video)

    Octopod Clock from MB&F and L’Epée 1839 (Video)

    A new joint collaboration from L’Epée 1839 and MB&F is a must-own for anyone who believes their home timepieces just aren’t evil enough. It’s the Octopod, said to be inspired by “cephalopods, marine chronometers and The Abyss.” And, naturally, as per the clock‘s official press release, it takes a heavy portion of its design from the […]

  • ‘Tomb Raider’ Upcoming Big Screen Reboot (Trailer)

    ‘Tomb Raider’ Upcoming Big Screen Reboot (Trailer)

    A little over 15 years ago, some brilliant movie producer realized that those popular adventure games for the PlayStation that rip off the Indiana Jones movies might make pretty good movies themselves. Then, the first Tomb Raider film was born, and Angelina Jolie became in many viewers’ minds the definitive Lara Croft.  Buckle up, though, because there’s […]

  • ‘The Punisher': Upcoming Marvel/Netflix Series Gets Full Trailer (Video)

    ‘The Punisher': Upcoming Marvel/Netflix Series Gets Full Trailer (Video)

    Followers of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, or even just casual viewers of Daredevil on Netflix, probably won’t be surprised to hear that a series was on the way for the inexplicably popular character Frank Castle, aka The Punisher. But even though news of the series has been on the street for a while now, we’re only just now […]

  • Dime Novel Edition Field Notes (Video)

    Dime Novel Edition Field Notes (Video)

    The phrase “dime novel” is a common figure of speech even today, used to indicate silly or contrived dramatic scenarios. But many people don’t realize what the phrase actually refers to: Cheap, pocket-sized paperbacks published as far back as the 1860s, priced at a dime, and usually containing lurid genre fiction of one variety or […]