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  • AMC ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ MCU Marathon Coming Soon

    AMC ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ MCU Marathon Coming Soon

    AMC Theaters is giving everybody who’s been both asleep for ten years and having their homes fumigated a chance to watch 31 hours of Marvel Cinematic Universality in one long, ill-advised go. It’s, for lack of a catchier title, the AMC Avengers: Infinity War MCU Marathon, reportedly coming soon to an AMC theater near you. The AMC Avengers: Infinity […]

  • HAL 9000 Replica from Master Replicas Group (Video)

    HAL 9000 Replica from Master Replicas Group (Video)

    This year is the 50th anniversary of the film 2001: A Space Odyssey, and the tributes are pouring in. There was this book all about the movie I wrote about a litle over a week ago, and now there’s a pretty cool gadget revealed by the Master Replicas Group: A functional HAL 9000 Replica.  The HAL 9000 Replica can […]

  • Sunspel Ian Fleming Collection

    Sunspel Ian Fleming Collection

    Ian Fleming: Creator of James Bond and Napoleon Solo, WWII spy hero, bringer of the word “pussy” into the popular lexicon, style icon? That last one might not quite read, but that may change with the introduction of the Sunspel Ian Fleming Collection. The collection doesn’t include any steel-cutting lasers or exploding cigarettes, but it is directly inspired […]

  • “Only Slightly Exaggerated” Miyazaki-Inspired Travel Oregon Ad

    “Only Slightly Exaggerated” Miyazaki-Inspired Travel Oregon Ad

    No offense intended to the people of that fine state, but I never really thought of Oregon as being a magical, Studio Ghiblian wonderland before. I say “before” because I’ve just watched the new ad from Travel Oregon, which is a total riff on the films of Hayao Miyazaki, entitled “Only Slightly Exaggerated.” The “Only […]

  • Charity Rules Everything Around Me: A Wu-Tang Clan “Charity IPO”

    Charity Rules Everything Around Me: A Wu-Tang Clan “Charity IPO”

    The Wu-Tang Clan are finally giving some ruckus back to the community, in collaboration with “stock market of things” StockX. Together they’ve whipped up what they’re calling a “Charity IPO” in which fans pay ten bucks a pop for chances to win various pieces of Wu-Tang memorabilia. The name for the project is, naturally, Charity Rules Everything […]

  • Pixel Food Printer: Enjoy 3D Printed Sushi (Video)

    Pixel Food Printer: Enjoy 3D Printed Sushi (Video)

    If you’ve ever looked at foodstuffs in old 8-bit video games and felt that special kind of hunger that comes from craving something that doesn’t exist in the real world, good news: The people at Open Meals have finally figured out how to 3D print sushi, and due to the limitations of the Pixel Food Printer the […]

  • KLOS Ukulele Is Nearly Indestructible (Video)

    KLOS Ukulele Is Nearly Indestructible (Video)

    I’ve never been a ukulele owner or player, but it’s always struck me as a somewhat fragile instrument, liable to break in the face of a stiff wind. The people at KLOS Guitars have taken this as a challenge, evidently, since their newest product is a nearly indestructible ukulele, appropriately referred to as the KLOS […]