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  • Instagram Model Jen Selter Gets ‘Vanity Fair’ Spread (Photos)

    Instagram Model Jen Selter Gets ‘Vanity Fair’ Spread (Photos)

    Lots of people have used the internet to achieve fame and fortune, but Jen Selter has done a pretty impressive job of bridging the gap between her Instagram account and a high-profile fashion shoot in no less than Vanity Fair. Jen Selter first started turning heads thanks to her famous “belfies,” (short for “butt selfies”) […]

  • Artist Zach Jordan’s Pop Culture Portraits (Pics)

    Artist Zach Jordan’s Pop Culture Portraits (Pics)

      The internet is home to a lot of aesthetically dubious representations of pop culture characters, but it’s a little bit unusual to see a professional artist devote much time to “fanart.”  Zach Jordan is the exception, as he has a whole section on fanart (that’s actually the term he uses) on his website, and […]

  • Pilot Chris Goodfellow Posits Credible Malaysia Plane Theory on Google+

    Pilot Chris Goodfellow Posits Credible Malaysia Plane Theory on Google+

    Ever since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370’s mysterious disappearance, people have had all kinds of theories about what happened. Some people believe the plane was hijacked by terrorists for a later attack, while others suspected something supernatural at work. But professional pilot Chris Goodfellow has a theory of his own, and unlike most people who discuss […]

  • Sosu Srirachup: Sriracha and Ketchup

    Sosu Srirachup: Sriracha and Ketchup

    Two worlds of condiments intersect in a new sauce from Sosu. It’s the most popular condiment in the world, ketchup, combined with the new, hip condiment on the block, Sriracha. Sosu is the maker of the original Sriracha, so there were no legal issues involved in coming up with the name of this blend: Srirachup. […]

  • Surf Sauna: Winter Surfing Made Bearable

    Surf Sauna: Winter Surfing Made Bearable

    Technology hasn’t quite reached the point where the super-rich can control the weather. But we are getting a little bit closer, at least in one specific subculture, with the Surf Sauna. The Surf Sauna is designed specifically for people who are so obsessed with “hanging 10″ (and other surf-related phrases) that they can’t stop seeking […]

  • 9 Environmentally Friendly Cars that Aren’t Lame

    9 Environmentally Friendly Cars that Aren’t Lame

    The general school of thought regarding environmentally friendly cars is that as a motorist, you have to choose between your conscience and whatever part of the brain it is that handles being cool. But as these nine cars demonstrate, that’s an old way of thinking. You can be good (or at least less bad) for […]

  • Air Jordan 10 “Venom Green”: Official Pictures Drop

    Air Jordan 10 “Venom Green”: Official Pictures Drop

    New from Jordan Brand comes a pair of official images for the upcoming “Venom Green” Air Jordan 10 colorway. Despite the name, the “Venom Green” Air Jordan 10s only have a little bit of poisonous green at the base of the shoe, with a solid black upper forming the bulk of the shoe’s visual impression. That […]

  • PhoneSoap: UV Phone Sanitizer

    PhoneSoap: UV Phone Sanitizer

    You don’t have to own a microscope to know that your cell phone is probably awash in nasty bacteria and other microbes. And cleaning them can be difficult, especially if you don’t have one of those waterproof phones. But even if you do, you can’t sanitize anything with just water, which is where PhoneSoap comes […]

  • 9 Great Absolutely Free Tourist Destinations In The US & Canada

    9 Great Absolutely Free Tourist Destinations In The US & Canada

    Taking a self-guided tour of the United States and its northern neighbor Canada is one of the great pastimes for those who are lucky enough to travel. But even if you are that lucky, it’s still likely that you need to stay thrifty and budget-conscious during your exploration of the world around you – which […]

  • Dank Customs’ Air Jordan IV “Patchwork Louis Vuitton Don”

    Dank Customs’ Air Jordan IV “Patchwork Louis Vuitton Don”

      Sneaker customizer Dank Customs is giving us a look at a parallel universe where Nike and Louis Vuitton teamed up on a pair of Air Jordan IV sneakers. Unlike a lot of custom sneakers, the Air Jordan IV “Patchwork Louis Vuitton Don” from Dank Customs almost looks like the real thing, or at least […]