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  • C SEED Supermarine TV for Yachts

    C SEED Supermarine TV for Yachts

    I know that when I’m strolling around the deck of my enormous luxury yacht, I’m often nostalgic for a time in my life when there was no greater pleasure than plopping down in front of the TV for a good six or seven hours of mind-numbing torpor. Now, for me and all of my TV-obsessed […]

  • The Fifth Element: An “Intergalactic Horological Weather Station” (Video)

    The Fifth Element: An “Intergalactic Horological Weather Station” (Video)

    “Intergalactic / horological / horological / intergalactic.” That’s probably the Beastie Boys parody I would propose if I were on the board at MB&F, which has collaborated with L’Epée for what they describe as an “intergalactic horological weather station” called, with apologies to Bruce Willis and Luc Besson, The Fifth Element.  The Fifth Element has four pods, each […]

  • Rare ‘Star Wars’ Collection from Neat Stuff Collectibles

    Rare ‘Star Wars’ Collection from Neat Stuff Collectibles

    As fictional universes go, the one depicted across all the feature films, comic books, TV series, and video games included in the Star Wars franchise is probably home to the most collectible memorabilia (sorry, Riverworld fans). So it’s pretty big news that Neat Stuff Collectibles and eBay have teamed up to unveil what they’re calling the Rare Star Wars Collection, […]

  • ‘Black Panther’ Animated Series from 2011 Now Streaming on YouTube (Video)

    ‘Black Panther’ Animated Series from 2011 Now Streaming on YouTube (Video)

    In a rare example of a major media company actually having its stuff together, availability-wise, Marvel has put the entirety of the very cool 2010 Black Panther animated series up on its YouTube channel for fans to watch for free. Produced in 2010 and first aired in the US on BET the following year, the Black Panther animated series was always […]

  • ‘Music for Installations': Brian Eno Announces Box Set of Rare Music

    ‘Music for Installations': Brian Eno Announces Box Set of Rare Music

    Ambient dimensional scientist Brian Eno has had one of the coolest careers in music, starting out as a glam alien rock star with Roxy Music and then on his own before becoming the music world’s Professor X, a cerebral researcher who divides his time between producing for the biggest acts in rock and releasing his […]

  • “Making a Strangler”: NBC Releases ‘The Office’ Parody Video

    “Making a Strangler”: NBC Releases ‘The Office’ Parody Video

    I stopped watching The Office after I moved out and my great personal TV blackout began, so I’m pretty sure I missed everything connected to the “Scranton Strangler” subplot. So, in a way, that makes me the ideal audience for a recent clip from NBC entitled “Making a Strangler.” Aside from a brief title sequence, “Making a Strangler” […]

  • Best Cartoon Bracket from Boomerang

    Best Cartoon Bracket from Boomerang

    Who is the greatest cartoon character of all time? If that’s too heady a question, try this one instead: Who is the greatest cartoon character of all time currently represented in the lineup of cartoon streaming service Boomerang? That’s closer to the question being answered by consensus at Boomerang’s new Best Cartoon Bracket.  The Boomerang Best […]

  • New ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer Sheds Some Light on Thanos (Video)

    New ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer Sheds Some Light on Thanos (Video)

    Marvel and Disney’s ongoing mission to make the general public aware of Thanos’ whole deal continues with a new Avengers: Infinity War trailer focused on the big guy. Turns out, his whole deal involves destroying not the entire universe but just half of it, which as cosmic supervillain schemes go actually isn’t too bad. The new Avengers: Infinity War trailer also […]

  • ‘Bible of Love': Snoop Dogg’s Gospel Album Now Streaming (Audio)

    ‘Bible of Love': Snoop Dogg’s Gospel Album Now Streaming (Audio)

    Snoop Dogg is known mostly for hanging out with Martha Stewart and smoking weed these days, but once upon a time it would have seemed inconceivable that he would do something as audaciously incongruous as release a gospel record. But even though those days are over, it still feel a little bit odd that Snoop Dogg […]