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  • StarkBoard: A Smart, Hands-Free Electric Skateboard

    StarkBoard: A Smart, Hands-Free Electric Skateboard

    Skateboards are fun and all, but since they’re basically just planks of wood attached to wheels, they require a certain amount of physical control to really master. Now, there’s a new, smart, and hands-free electric skateboard that responds to your body in much the same way the Segway does – it’s called, with apologies to […]

  • Taco Bell Friendsgiving: Take a Look at the Exclusive Event

    Taco Bell Friendsgiving: Take a Look at the Exclusive Event

    The “Friendsgiving” concept generally refers to a low-stress, low-pressure variant/companion to the traditional Thanksgiving feast, one devoted to one’s friends rather than family members. But Taco Bell has for the last five years made it a practice to invite only the chain’s closest friends to its own Taco Bell Friendsgiving event, making it an exclusive […]

  • Skull Growler from Hired Guns Creative: Made with Real Gold

    Skull Growler from Hired Guns Creative: Made with Real Gold

    At first glance, the new Skull Growler by Hired Guns Creative probably looks like a normal glass beer growler, albeit an unusually stylish one, with a golden skull emblazoned on the front. But actually, that skull isn’t golden, produced with ink or any other traditional method, but actual gold. The Skull Growler holds 64 ounces […]

  • “Tempt”: A New ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ TV Spot (Video)

    “Tempt”: A New ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ TV Spot (Video)

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi will hit theaters in less than 30 days, which means anticipation for it is reaching peak feverish levels. That means fans are eager to devour any old scrap of information about what the plot of the movie will be, which in turn means that even a 30-second TV spot called […]

  • MoMA Exhibition History: Museum of Modern Art Drops Massive Online Archive

    MoMA Exhibition History: Museum of Modern Art Drops Massive Online Archive

    The Museum of Modern Art was established 88 years ago this month, and unless you’re a 100-year-old Manhattanite art-lover there’s a very good chance you’ve missed an exhibit or two in all that time. Good news for you, then: There’s a new MoMA exhibition history site that’s putting up every single one of those exhibitions […]

  • Cigar Glass: A Double Old Fashioned Glass with Cigar Rest

    Cigar Glass: A Double Old Fashioned Glass with Cigar Rest

    It’s hard for me to imagine a more vivid picture of refined, gentlemanly comfort than a person sitting in a room (probably a penthouse apartment overlooking a nighttime skyline), enjoying a stiff drink and a cigar. The people at Corkcicle have added a slight improvement to this picture with the innovation of the Cigar Glass. […]

  • ‘Gunpowder': Guy Fawkes HBO Miniseries Stars Kit Harington (Trailer)

    ‘Gunpowder': Guy Fawkes HBO Miniseries Stars Kit Harington (Trailer)

    You may know Kit Harington from Game of Thrones, which has its fair share of complicated, long-running bloodlines and family trees. In real life, Harington has his own dramatic lineage – he’s a descendant of Robert Catesby, leader of the famous Gunpowder Plot to blow up Parliament in 1605. And now, he’s getting to play […]

  • ‘Judd Apatow: The Return’ Netflix Stand-Up Special (Teaser)

    ‘Judd Apatow: The Return’ Netflix Stand-Up Special (Teaser)

    Some people aren’t aware that Judd Apatow, the full-on Hollywood mogul who has pretty much defined mainstream comedy for the last 12 years or so (for better and for worse), used to do stand-up. A couple years ago he returned to the stage for a set on The Tonight Show, and now he has his […]