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  • ‘Rap ABC: The Rap Alphabet’ – Child’s First Guide to Rap

    ‘Rap ABC: The Rap Alphabet’ – Child’s First Guide to Rap

    No one wants to have a child who doesn’t know Run DMC from The Pharcyde. Now, there’s an upcoming children’s book that seeks to educate the upcoming generations on the legends of rap. It’s called Rap ABC: The Rap Alphabet, and I’m pretty sure there are some full-grown adults who could benefit from its wisdom […]

  • Google Lens: Give Your Smartphone “Everything Recognition”

    Google Lens: Give Your Smartphone “Everything Recognition”

    The march of augmented reality technology marches one step closer to Samus Aran-style visors for every man, woman, and child with the unveiling of Google Lens. Basically, the idea behind Lens is very similar to the dear, departed Google Glass, but instead works with your smartphone camera as an addition to the Google Assistant and […]

  • ‘Battle of the Sexes': True Tennis Story Gets Trailer

    ‘Battle of the Sexes': True Tennis Story Gets Trailer

    I can’t imagine why this would be, but for some reason the exploits of a shameless misogynistic con artist seem to have some resonance in the 2017 zeitgeist. I’m talking, of course, about Bobby Riggs, who in 1973 faced off against tennis legend Billie Jean King in the Battle of the Sexes, the story of […]

  • ‘Shake Shack: Recipes & Stories’ – New Book Out This Week

    ‘Shake Shack: Recipes & Stories’ – New Book Out This Week

    No matter your opinion on Shake Shack – which ranges in the hearts of men from overrated trash to the absolute top of the fast food burger food chain – there’s no denying its cultural import. Now, it even has a book – Shake Shack: Recipes & Stories, out now from publisher Clarkson Potter. Shake […]

  • ‘The Emoji Movie’ is Real, Has Trailer and Everything (Video)

    ‘The Emoji Movie’ is Real, Has Trailer and Everything (Video)

    There seems to be nothing under the sun that won’t eventually be turned into a movie. I could list some illustrative examples with a made-up joke or two mixed in, but they would all pale in comparison to the very real The Emoji Movie, which now has a ::three fire emoji:: trailer on the internet. […]

  • Chanel Boomerang Costs $1,325

    Chanel Boomerang Costs $1,325

    I hate to reveal my ignorance in public but I honestly have no idea what a typical boomerang costs. But I feel pretty safe in my assumption that the Indigenous Australian inventors of the boomerang never envisioned their work being sold as an upscale luxury from Chanel – and I can’t even imagine how they […]

  • Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts: New Line of Toaster Pastries Released

    Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts: New Line of Toaster Pastries Released

    Junk food addicts have a new dangerous fix to chase at their local grocery stores. It’s Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts, the very name of which gives me a slight secondhand sugar headache, but which I also admit probably taste pretty good as well. Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts come in three limited edition flavors: Watermelon, Cherry, and (of […]

  • SolarGaps: Energy Generating Solar Panel Window Blinds

    SolarGaps: Energy Generating Solar Panel Window Blinds

    Solar energy is one of the biggest potential money savers the future holds, in addition to being great for the environment as well. But not everybody interested in harnessing the power of themselves has a secret volcano lair or a roof to call their own, and now there are SolarGaps for those who only have […]