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  • ‘How to Make a $1500 Sandwich in Only 6 Months’ (Video)

    ‘How to Make a $1500 Sandwich in Only 6 Months’ (Video)

    People say that stuff is “made from scratch” all the time, but the thing is no one really knows what “scratch” refers to. Stretched to its logical endpoint, it means making all the ingredients of whatever the end product might be yourself, which is the subject of a new YouTube video How to Make a […]

  • ‘The Jungle Book’ Live-Action Reboot Gets Teaser (Video)

    ‘The Jungle Book’ Live-Action Reboot Gets Teaser (Video)

    One of Disney‘s many new reliable revenue streams is to take their beloved animated classics and re-purpose them into live action movies, which seems to be the approach they’re taking with the upcoming movie The Jungle Book. A teaser for the movie recently hit the internet, so you can get your first taste of this […]

  • Metallica Budweiser: Limited Edition Coming to Quebec City

    Metallica Budweiser: Limited Edition Coming to Quebec City

    Two great tastes that taste great together: Heavy metal and cheap beer. Despite the near-universality of this fact, the latest officially licensed combination of these two entities will only be available in Quebec City, where Metallica is playing the last of a couple shows tonight – it’s Metallica Budweiser. Attendees of the two September 2015 […]

  • ‘Every Person in New York’ by Jason Polan

    ‘Every Person in New York’ by Jason Polan

    In what seems a surefire way to disappoint everyone, illustrator Jason Polan has titled a new book of his illustrations Every Person in New York. This is despite the fact that New York City has a population of more than 8.4 million people, and Polan’s book has illustrations of only 30,000 of them! OK, so […]

  • The Splat: Nickelodeon’s All-90s Channel Has a Name

    The Splat: Nickelodeon’s All-90s Channel Has a Name

    A couple weeks ago it came out that Nickelodeon was planning to go elbows-deep in their legendary 1990s back catalog to develop new versions of old shows. If you were worried that this meant the original shows were going to be neglected, it was all for naught – it’s recently come out that a spinoff channel […]

  • ‘Ultimate Gun Game': Corridor Digital Releases Awesome First-Person Shooter Video

    ‘Ultimate Gun Game': Corridor Digital Releases Awesome First-Person Shooter Video

    New from special effects house Corridor Digital is a mockup for a first-person shooter that unfortunately isn’t possible in real life. It’s called the Ultimate Gun Game, and it’s certainly a worthy demonstration of special effects and imaginative action. Ultimate Gun Game utilizes preexisting weapons from Halo, Gears of War, and more – there’s even […]

  • NASA TV UHD: Ultra High Definition From NASA Coming Soon

    NASA TV UHD: Ultra High Definition From NASA Coming Soon

    I don’t have to tell you that it’s been a hot year for NASA, and they’re showing no signs of slowing down. Their latest project is a 24-hour television channel that will broadcast 4K ultra high definition footage that’ll be called NASA TV UHD. Starting on November 1st, NASA TV UHD will bring viewers 3840×2160 […]

  • Dislike Button Coming Soon From Facebook

    Dislike Button Coming Soon From Facebook

    It’s a common enough phenomenon on social media – someone posts about the death of their close relative or pet, or a natural disaster resulting in the deaths of thousands of people, and right underneath it you see a pretty disturbing figure: “48 people like this.” We all know it doesn’t literally mean that. Rather, […]

  • ‘The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All’

    ‘The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All’

    Scholarly pursuits (like becoming a “know-it-all” in any subject) aren’t generally associated with scratch & sniff, but as we all know it’s 2015 and the old media schema just don’t apply anymore. And so we have The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All, a new whiskey guide from Richard Betts, Crystal English […]

  • EverBlock: Large-Scale Plastic Building Bricks (Photos)

    EverBlock: Large-Scale Plastic Building Bricks (Photos)

    I suppose it had to happen eventually. Someone had the idea to take the main principle behind LEGO and develop it on a much larger scale, so modular plastic building bricks can be used to build almost anything, instead of just small-scale replicas of almost anything. It’s called EverBlock. With EverBlock, you can assemble, chairs, […]