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  • “Ghost Drivers”: Creepy Rideshare Scam Spreads Over China

    “Ghost Drivers”: Creepy Rideshare Scam Spreads Over China

    What would you do if after you booked a ride on Uber or some other rideshare service you noticed that something looked … off about your driver? As in, their profile picture appears to be like something out of a Kiyoshi Kurosawa film? If you’d immediately cancel the ride and look for something else, you’re […]

  • Letrons: Real-Life Transformers Made From Real Cars (Video)

    Letrons: Real-Life Transformers Made From Real Cars (Video)

    Transformers, while a serious boon to the toy and Michael Bay movie industries, are generally thought to be restricted to the realm of fiction. But a company called Letrons has constructed a real Autobot that appears to transform from a BMW 3 Series coupe to a 15-foot-tall robot. Believe it or not, folks. It’s probably […]

  • ‘Between Two Ferns’ Somehow Gets Hillary Clinton (Video)

    ‘Between Two Ferns’ Somehow Gets Hillary Clinton (Video)

    Hillary Clinton’s campaign saw probably the worst week of the election this month, after her “basket of deplorables” comment and a fainting spell at the 9/11 memorial—on 9/11. But now things have reached a new low with Clinton’s appearance on Between Two Ferns, hosted by the notorious Zach Galifianakis. Clinton sometimes gets a bad rap […]

  • Maserati Hearse: Custom Hearse From Ellena Funeral Car

    Maserati Hearse: Custom Hearse From Ellena Funeral Car

    In less than two weeks it will be October, aka Halloween season. If you’re looking for a suitably macabre ride for this Halloween, I might recommend this Maserati Hearse from the wonderful folks at Ellena Funeral Car, an Italian brand specializing in the last car you will ever ride in. The Maserati Hearse is a […]

  • The Whole Shabang: Snacks Previously Only Available to Inmates

    The Whole Shabang: Snacks Previously Only Available to Inmates

    If you’ve recently finished up a stretch inside, it’s possible that you’ve found yourself craving a certain snack. I’m talking about The Whole Shabang, the chip brand that’s so good, it makes you want to go back to prison. Fortunately, the snack that was formerly only available in correctional institutions is now available in the […]

  • General Washington’s Secret Stash IPA is Cannabis-Infused

    General Washington’s Secret Stash IPA is Cannabis-Infused

    The plant most commonly associated with George Washington, the Father of Our Country (if you live in the United States), is the cherry tree. But the people at Denver’s Dad and Dudes Breweria are seeking to change that with their very own General Washington’s Secret Stash IPA, which is infused with not cherries but good […]

  • Chocolate Pumpkin Fries Coming to McDonald’s Japan

    Chocolate Pumpkin Fries Coming to McDonald’s Japan

    Ah, autumn. The leaves change colors, the air begins to feel crisper, and the french fries come drizzled in chocolate and pumpkin sauce. Wait, huh? In Japan, anyway, that last part is becoming part of the autumnal experience, with the unveiling of McDonald’s Chocolate Pumpkin Fries. McDonald’s Japan locations will reportedly see the limited-time availability […]

  • Zelda x Ghibli: Video Imagines Animated ‘Zelda’ Film (Video)

    Zelda x Ghibli: Video Imagines Animated ‘Zelda’ Film (Video)

    Fans of The Legend of Zelda and its resultant multimedia franchise would, generally speaking, be so hyped for a big-screen animated adaptation of their favorite video game that it wouldn’t matter who produced it. But a new fan film is imagining a Zelda x Ghibli film from renowned animation house Studio Ghibli, and it’s enough […]