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  • Krispy Kreme Chocolate Glazed Doughnut Honors Approaching Eclipse (Video)

    Krispy Kreme Chocolate Glazed Doughnut Honors Approaching Eclipse (Video)

    On August 21st, 2017, the people of Earth will have the opportunity to see something that only comes around once in a lifetime, if that. I’m talking, of course, about the Krispy Kreme Chocolate Glazed Doughnut, which is apparently coinciding with some solar eclipse that’s happening at the same time, according to Krispy Kreme CMO […]

  • ‘Where to Drink Coffee': An “Insider’s Guide”

    ‘Where to Drink Coffee': An “Insider’s Guide”

    Finding a good coffee spot – not too crowded, cool atmosphere, drinkable coffee, good menu options, good seating, no more than one open mic night per month, etc – can be a lot more difficult than it seems. After all, there’s a reason people get so attached to their favored coffee shops. Now, authors Liz […]

  • “10 Hours Of Relaxing Planet Earth II City Sounds” (Video)

    “10 Hours Of Relaxing Planet Earth II City Sounds” (Video)

    We’re all familiar with the Planet Earth BBC documentary franchise, which focuses on high-definition video of this wonderful, strange planet. But there’s an underrated tributary to this series that has run for six 10-hour installments – that’s not a typo, each episode is 10 hours long – and the latest installment is entitled “10 Hours […]

  • The Spotted Cheetah: An All-Cheetos Pop-Up Restaurant Coming to Tribeca

    The Spotted Cheetah: An All-Cheetos Pop-Up Restaurant Coming to Tribeca

    The prankish spirit of Chester Cheetah, esq. is getting yet another absurd manifestation next week, when The Spotted Cheetah comes to Tribeca on August 15th through the 17th. What is The Spotted Cheetah? Well, I can tell you, but you may not believe it. It’s an upscale pop-up restaurant with a menu curated by television […]

  • ‘I Needed Color': Jim Carrey is a Painter Now (Video)

    ‘I Needed Color': Jim Carrey is a Painter Now (Video)

    No one seems to know what happened to Jim Carrey. He went from being the consensus pick for Funniest Man in the World to a surprisingly competent dramatic actor to a guy who finally agreed to make a Dumb and Dumber sequel, and now he’s the subject of a new short documentary entitled I Needed […]

  • Token Smart Ring Coming Soon (Video)

    Token Smart Ring Coming Soon (Video)

    I just rewatched Minority Report last night, which means I’m newly terrified of the future’s encroaching surveillance state (which may already be here by most objective standards). Still, the convenience that is purportedly offered by the Token smart ring seems pretty appealing. Token is a smart ring that is designed to be worn by the […]

  • The Ocho: ESPNU Changes Formats for 8/8

    The Ocho: ESPNU Changes Formats for 8/8

    One of the very best things about the 2004 film Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story is its depiction of ESPN8 “The Ocho,” a clearinghouse for every obscure athletic competition known to man. Unfortunately for lovers of professional arm-wrestling and bowling trick-shot contests, ESPN8 isn’t a real channel – until today, when ESPNU is switching up […]