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  • Char-Broil Deluxe Digital Electric Smoker

    Char-Broil Deluxe Digital Electric Smoker

    “Electric smoking” is a concept that many barbecue enthusiasts look at with a justified suspicion. But the people at Char-Broil have developed an electric smoker that they say has all the flavor benefits of genuine smoking, but with the convenience of a digital microwave – it’s the Char-Broil Deluxe Digital Electric Smoker. The Char-Broil Deluxe […]

  • ‘FIFA ’16’ New Season Trailer (Video)

    ‘FIFA ’16’ New Season Trailer (Video)

    Next month marks the release of FIFA ’16, the eagerly awaited latest installment in the FIFA soccer video game franchise. The game brings with it a few new innovations to the franchise, not least among them the inclusion of female soccer teams in the game. Now, in advance of the game’s September release, a “New […]

  • ‘The Day The Clown Cried': Buried Film Donated to Library of Congress

    ‘The Day The Clown Cried': Buried Film Donated to Library of Congress

    One of the most (in)famous unseen movies of all time, if not the most famous, is Jerry Lewis‘ The Day The Clown Cried, a purportedly disastrous movie the comedy auteur made about a clown who lured children into the gas chambers during the Holocaust. Lewis has refused to let any public screenings of the film […]

  • FEBO: Engrave Wood With the Sun

    FEBO: Engrave Wood With the Sun

    Harnessing the power of the sun is a growing concern in recent years, thanks to new levels of environmental consciousness. But one method of solar power has been around for generations: using a magnifying glass to burn a hole in something. It’s this principle that powers FEBO, a device for wood engraving that uses nothing […]

  • Trees: Weed Delivery by Drone in San Francisco

    Trees: Weed Delivery by Drone in San Francisco

    Like some kind of neoconservative nightmare vision of a hellish future, there is now a service (limited to the San Francisco Bay Area, naturally) that allows customers to have marijuana delivered via drone. It’s called Trees, and all it requires is a valid marijuana prescription and at least $99. Trees has three different boxes that […]

  • ‘Deadpool’ Red Band Trailer Drops (Video)

    ‘Deadpool’ Red Band Trailer Drops (Video)

    If ever there was a superhero that deserved a red band trailer, it was Deadpool, and so now we have just that for the Merc With A Mouth’s solo film debut following his appearance in X-Men Origins: Wolverine that you probably forgot about. The movie, appropriately enough, is called Deadpool, and it’s all about Ryan […]

  • Topo Coasters: Coasters Based on Real Topographical Areas

    Topo Coasters: Coasters Based on Real Topographical Areas

    New from Tom Will Make, it’s a line of coasters that represent Kentucky‘s Red River Gorge, but not in the usual way you see in coasters and other knick-knacks. Instead, the Topo Coasters replicate topographical characteristics of Red River Gorge through multiple layers of the cork that the coasters are made out of. This gives […]

  • Hella Slingshots: Recapture Some Childhood Mischief

    Hella Slingshots: Recapture Some Childhood Mischief

    The slingshot used to be a universal symbol of boyhood, if not childhood in general, but it’s fallen out of favor in the last few decades, perhaps due to the rise of Nerf guns and other less potentially damaging toys in the same vein. But now there’s a company attempting to bring them back – […]

  • Actual Lexus Hoverboard Demonstration Finally Released (Video)

    Actual Lexus Hoverboard Demonstration Finally Released (Video)

    I’m not sure why the people at Lexus thought that an actual working hoverboard required weeks and weeks of anticipatory promotional buildup before being revealed in full, but they did, and we’ve had to wait until now to see the thing in actual action – but I have to say, despite the fact that this […]