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  • ‘The Godfather Trilogy: Omertà Edition’ Coming Next Month (Video)

    ‘The Godfather Trilogy: Omertà Edition’ Coming Next Month (Video)

    I somehow missed this when it was first announced this summer, but Francis Ford Coppola’s trilogy of films following the various rises and falls of the Corleone family is coming to a handsome new Blu-ray box set entitled The Godfather Trilogy: Omertà Edition. “Omertà” of course refers to the code of silence observed by respectable […]

  • Rubika Bookcase: A Rubik’s Cube Inspired Bookcase

    Rubika Bookcase: A Rubik’s Cube Inspired Bookcase

    As far as I know Rubik’s Cube inventor Ernő Rubik never designed a bookcase, and even if he did (he is an architect, after all), I don’t think it was in the shape of his most famous creator. But if he had, the result might look a little like the new Rubika Bookcase from Anesis. […]

  • Fidget Spinner Pocket Knife by Meteorite

    Fidget Spinner Pocket Knife by Meteorite

    The folks at Meteorite know a good trend when they see one – and so, we now have the inevitable Fidget Spinner Pocket Knife, and at least this version of the idea seems to have some basic safety features built in – no, it does not spin when the blade is unlocked, so you can […]

  • The McRib is Back

    The McRib is Back

    The McDonald’s McRib is the closest thing the dead-souled 21st century has to a recurring deity in the vein of the Phoenix myth – every time it goes away, it’s never for the last time. And now, as a public service announcement (to the degree that informing the public about a fast food pork sandwich […]

  • ‘The Ghost Box': New Horror Anthology Edited by Patton Oswalt

    ‘The Ghost Box': New Horror Anthology Edited by Patton Oswalt

    People nowadays tend to focus on scary movies for Halloween, and even though I love scary movies as much as the next ghoul, but let’s remember to give it up to another important component of any well rounded Halloween: The short story. The Ghost Box is a new anthology of spooky stories from a wide […]

  • ‘Back to the Future’ Volkswagen Bus for Sale

    ‘Back to the Future’ Volkswagen Bus for Sale

    I honestly thought we were done with the deluge of Back to the Future tie-in products, but even in the field of time travel there are usually some stragglers to be found picking up the rear. One such straggler comes in the form of this customized Back to the Future Volkswagen Bus. As we all […]

  • Be.: “The First Battery-Free, Powered Toothbrush”

    Be.: “The First Battery-Free, Powered Toothbrush”

    Electric toothbrushes are great for your oral health, not just the teeth but the gums as well. But let’s be honest, there are some downsides to the electric toothbrush life. First and foremost is the fact that you have to keep them charged up, either with fresh batteries or hooked up to the wall. That’s […]

  • ‘World Wide Funk': New Bootsy Collins Record Features Snoop Dogg, Iggy Pop

    ‘World Wide Funk': New Bootsy Collins Record Features Snoop Dogg, Iggy Pop

    Funk legend Bootsy Collins has returned to the scene with his first album in six years, and it’s an overstuffed affair packed with guest stars and cameo appearances in the vein of the Holy Ghost’s late-period records. But unlike Bootsy’s celebrity-packed last album Tha Funk Capital of the World, World Wide Funk is populated by […]