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  • RoboCop Statue Unveiling in Detroit Canceled

    RoboCop Statue Unveiling in Detroit Canceled

    The city of Detroit doesn’t exactly come off as a tourist mecca in the 1987 classic RoboCop, but that wasn’t supposed to stop the city from embracing its association with the metallic hero almost 30 years later. June 3rd, 2014 is “RoboCop Day” in Detroit, and the most notable of that day’s events was to […]

  • Michael Jordan’s Signed and Game-Worn Air Jordan 11s Up for Auction

    Michael Jordan’s Signed and Game-Worn Air Jordan 11s Up for Auction

    A special pair of Air Jordan 11 sneakers is now up for auction, and will be for more than two weeks. Right now (as of this writing), the bidding has reached $6,655.  That might seem like an inflated figure, until you realize that these sneakers were not only autographed by Michael Jordan himself, but worn […]

  • Apple Reveals iOS 8

    Apple Reveals iOS 8

    At the Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, Apple lifted the curtain on the new iOS 8, an operating system for Apple devices like the iPhone and iPad that will emphasize health and home through two long-rumored but now confirmed pieces of software. Those would be HealthKit and HomeKit. HealthKit is iOS 8 software for tracking […]

  • ‘The Men’ Magazine Features Kate Upton (Photos)

    ‘The Men’ Magazine Features Kate Upton (Photos)

      The name of the magazine is The Men, but for some strange reason they have decided to feature a Kate Upton photo spread, despite the fact that Kate Upton is a woman. Weird, right? Anyway, the June 2014 The Men magazine feature on Kate Upton includes a profile in which the supermodel discusses her […]

  • 9 Richest Russian Billionaires

    9 Richest Russian Billionaires

    You might think that one Russian billionaire is as good as another, but actually they’re a fiercely competitive group. For instance, they’re always arguing about who actually has the most billions – an argument that can thankfully now be closed with the help of the annual list of the world’s billionaires from Forbes (you can […]

  • Explore Steve McQueen’s Car Collection With ‘McQueen’s Machines’

    Explore Steve McQueen’s Car Collection With ‘McQueen’s Machines’

    Hollywood legend Steve McQueen continues to be the number one movie icon for car lovers even more than 30 years after his untimely death. So a handsome coffee table book covering the myriad automobiles associated with McQueen, not just onscreen but in his real-life garage as well, seems like a good idea. It’s called McQueen’s […]

  • Coca-Cola UK HQ Redesign by MoreySmith

    Coca-Cola UK HQ Redesign by MoreySmith

    When it comes to companies with a bold and distinctive visual history, Coca-Cola is pretty much the top of the heap. So a redesign of the brand’s UK corporate HQ presented a unique challenge to architect Linda Morey-Smith and her firm MoreySmith. The result is yet another corporate headquarters that looks like it makes showing […]

  • Social Status x Reebok Instapump Fury “Hornets”: Preview Photo Drops

    Social Status x Reebok Instapump Fury “Hornets”: Preview Photo Drops

    2014 is the 20th anniversary of the Reebok Instapump Fury, and one of the sneakers being released to celebrate the occasion is a special edition colorway produced in collaboration with retailer Social Status. It’s the Instapump Fury “Hornets,” so named for the NBA team that shares a hometown with the flagship Social Status store. The […]

  • The Bottle Boys Cover “Bille Jean” Using Bottles (Video)

    The Bottle Boys Cover “Bille Jean” Using Bottles (Video)

    The Bottle Boys are a musical group with a more literal name than most, seeing as how they perform music by blowing air through the openings of bottles. They have a pretty expansive body of work, but they’re getting a lot of attention for their recent cover of a true classic: “Billie Jean” by Michael […]

  • Castor Double-Flavored Gourmet Toothpicks (Video)

    Castor Double-Flavored Gourmet Toothpicks (Video)

    You might not have realized it yet, but reportedly toothpicks are “making a huge comeback.” That’s the word from PhoodStation, anyway, who happen to be the makers of the Castor, a new kind of toothpick for people who have grown bored with the usual thin splinter of wood that usually passes for a toothpick. The […]