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  • ‘Food Infographics: A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures’

    ‘Food Infographics: A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures’

    I’m no expert but I’m pretty sure the best way to appreciate food is to taste it, with smelling it probably coming in second place. But maybe looking at infographics about food isn’t too far distant from those two options, which is why Food Infographics: A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures might be worth checking out. Per […]

  • ‘Mowgli': “The Darkest Retelling” of ‘The Jungle Book’ (Trailer)

    ‘Mowgli': “The Darkest Retelling” of ‘The Jungle Book’ (Trailer)

    When most people think of The Jungle Book, their minds flash to happy musical numbers about becoming a man or appreciating the bare necessities of life and so on. But that’s actually only one interpretation of Kipling’s tale, which is now being adapted in a gritty, violent, decidedly non-musical form by director Andy Serkis and entitled Mowgli.  […]

  • ‘Pac-Man Stories’ Interactive Audiobook Now on Amazon Alexa

    ‘Pac-Man Stories’ Interactive Audiobook Now on Amazon Alexa

    The rightsholders to Pac-Man at Bandai-Namco are working around the clock to figure out new ways to exploit their intellectual property. Their latest is Pac-Man Stories, which is technically for children but what the hey, it might be of interest to anyone with fond memories of guiding Pac-Man through a maze being pursued by ravenous ghosts. […]

  • ‘I ♥ NY': Famous Graphic’s Creator Explains Work in Short Video

    ‘I ♥ NY': Famous Graphic’s Creator Explains Work in Short Video

    Everybody loves New York, but have you ever wondered why everybody says they love New York? Milton Glaser, the famous graphic designer who came up with the “I ♥ NY” graphic that has become near-ubiquitous since it was first developed in 1977. And now, a short video documentary of the same name and produced by Dress […]

  • ‘Bleeding Steel': Jackie Chan vs a Cyborg Killer (Trailer)

    ‘Bleeding Steel': Jackie Chan vs a Cyborg Killer (Trailer)

    Jackie Chan, like all of us, is not as young as he used to be. But when an action star gets too old to do stunts (and Jackie Chan is probably the greatest stunt performer of all time), he can always throw some CGI comic book style action into the mix. And that’s what Jackie […]

  • “Black Walls”: A New Track from Chromatics (Video)

    “Black Walls”: A New Track from Chromatics (Video)

    Dream pop band Chromatics broke new ground in the field of autodestructive art when they announced that they were destroying all copies of their long-in-the-works album Dear Tommy and re-recording it. Now, the album appears to actually be on the way, with the release of a new single and accompanying video: “Black Walls.” If you’re familiar with the […]

  • ‘Sense8′: The Series Finale Trailer (Video)

    ‘Sense8′: The Series Finale Trailer (Video)

    When Netflix announced the cancellation of its original scifi series Sense8, it created enough of an uproar among the show’s fans that the streaming service agreed to finance a feature-length series finale so America’s favorite cluster of sensates won’t be dangling off a cliff forever. And now we have a trailer for the Sense8 series finale.  The Sense8 series […]

  • ‘My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired’

    ‘My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired’

    As a freelancer I’m constantly looking at my daily routine, and thinking, “my God, I need to do better.” So perhaps I should take a look at My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired, a new book that outlines the way several successful people go about their daily routines: “Part instruction manual, part […]

  • Iron Man Lincoln Town Car Custom for Sale

    Iron Man Lincoln Town Car Custom for Sale

    Imagine, if you will, that Tony Stark was born a generation or two earlier than he was, into an age when crime fighters drove fancy cars and solved mysteries rather than putting on crazy costumes and punching out bad guys. If that had been the case, Anthony Stark, Science Detective (and his butler/chauffeur Edwin Jarvis) […]