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  • “10 Hours Of Relaxing Planet Earth II City Sounds” (Video)

    “10 Hours Of Relaxing Planet Earth II City Sounds” (Video)

    We’re all familiar with the Planet Earth BBC documentary franchise, which focuses on high-definition video of this wonderful, strange planet. But there’s an underrated tributary to this series that has run for six 10-hour installments – that’s not a typo, each episode is 10 hours long – and the latest installment is entitled “10 Hours […]

  • The Spotted Cheetah: An All-Cheetos Pop-Up Restaurant Coming to Tribeca

    The Spotted Cheetah: An All-Cheetos Pop-Up Restaurant Coming to Tribeca

    The prankish spirit of Chester Cheetah, esq. is getting yet another absurd manifestation next week, when The Spotted Cheetah comes to Tribeca on August 15th through the 17th. What is The Spotted Cheetah? Well, I can tell you, but you may not believe it. It’s an upscale pop-up restaurant with a menu curated by television […]

  • ‘I Needed Color’: Jim Carrey is a Painter Now (Video)

    ‘I Needed Color’: Jim Carrey is a Painter Now (Video)

    No one seems to know what happened to Jim Carrey. He went from being the consensus pick for Funniest Man in the World to a surprisingly competent dramatic actor to a guy who finally agreed to make a Dumb and Dumber sequel, and now he’s the subject of a new short documentary entitled I Needed […]

  • Token Smart Ring Coming Soon (Video)

    Token Smart Ring Coming Soon (Video)

    I just rewatched Minority Report last night, which means I’m newly terrified of the future’s encroaching surveillance state (which may already be here by most objective standards). Still, the convenience that is purportedly offered by the Token smart ring seems pretty appealing. Token is a smart ring that is designed to be worn by the […]

  • The Ocho: ESPNU Changes Formats for 8/8

    The Ocho: ESPNU Changes Formats for 8/8

    One of the very best things about the 2004 film Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story is its depiction of ESPN8 “The Ocho,” a clearinghouse for every obscure athletic competition known to man. Unfortunately for lovers of professional arm-wrestling and bowling trick-shot contests, ESPN8 isn’t a real channel – until today, when ESPNU is switching up […]

  • ‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3 Teaser Trailer (Video)

    ‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3 Teaser Trailer (Video)

    I’m just going to put this out there, right off the bat, so I don’t have to fake it like I can tell some of the other less scrupulous culture writers out there are doing: I haven’t seen Mr. Robot. To be even more honest, I lost interest as soon as I found out that […]

  • Black Insomnia Black Hydro: Caffeine-Infused Mineral Water

    Black Insomnia Black Hydro: Caffeine-Infused Mineral Water

    Not everybody likes to down coffee after a workout, even it’s of the iced variety. Energy drinks carry their own baggage, too but the people at Black Insomnia coffee have come up with a caffeine-infused mineral water designed to replenish electrolytes and give you a much-needed jolt of their infamous caffeine at the same time. […]