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  • ‘Eat What You Watch: A Cookbook for Movie Lovers’ by Andrew Rea

    ‘Eat What You Watch: A Cookbook for Movie Lovers’ by Andrew Rea

    Andrew Rea is the creator of the popular web series Binging with Babish, which generally shows viewers how to create famous dishes from TV and movies. It’s only natural that such a concept would be adapted into a cookbook, and so it is with Rea’s upcoming Eat What You Watch: A Cookbook for Movie Lovers. […]

  • ‘Mindhunter': Netflix Serial Killer Show’s Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Mindhunter': Netflix Serial Killer Show’s Official Trailer (Video)

    Earlier this year Netflix released a teaser for Mindhunter, the upcoming FBI/serial killer thriller with David Fincher serving as executive producer. Now, a full trailer for the series has come out, and even though Fincher is just an EP it has a vaguely Fincherian flavor. Mindhunter is based on Mind Hunter: Inside FBI’s Elite Serial […]

  • 1966 Amphicar 770 Going Up for Auction

    1966 Amphicar 770 Going Up for Auction

    A car that drives on land and in the water is pretty much the ultimate dream of transportation. And like most dreams, it actually came true in the 1960s before failing to really take hold definitively – but now, you can own a real 1966 Amphicar 770 when it goes up for auction later this […]

  • Uniqlo Vending Machines Coming to America

    Uniqlo Vending Machines Coming to America

    Japanese retailer Uniqlo is seeing a slump in sales in the United States. For a shot of adrenaline in their sagging sales figures, the company is reportedly looking to an unusual business concept for an apparel retailer: Vending machines. And if you live in one of the cities selected to act as a testing ground, […]

  • Pepper Nitro with a Jerky Twist: New Cold Brew Drink from Starbucks

    Pepper Nitro with a Jerky Twist: New Cold Brew Drink from Starbucks

    Jerky. Starbucks. Starbucks. Jerky. Yeah, personally I’m not really seeing the combo, but I’m also not in charge of developing new beverages at Starbucks – which might explain the existence of the Pepper Nitro with a Jerky Twist, a new Starbucks cold brew beverage that actually comes served with a stick of beef jerky. The […]

  • ‘Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds, 1953-2016′

    ‘Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds, 1953-2016′

    The Playboy centerfold is a cultural icon dating back all the way to 1953, when the first Playmate of the Month Marilyn Monroe helped bring the magazine’s first issue to public prominence. Ten years ago, the magazine first published Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds, and now this handsome edition has been “comprehensively updated” to include the […]

  • No Rock Self-Stabilizing Table Bases (Video)

    No Rock Self-Stabilizing Table Bases (Video)

    Wobbly tables are like a form of Chinese water torture in everyday life, driving you slowly mad bit by bit until you completely lose it. There are plenty of home remedies for this, of course, especially if you’ve got a lot of old paperbacks around, but none of these are perfect, and No Rock table […]

  • McDonald’s Boombox is Made from Recycled Drink Trays

    McDonald’s Boombox is Made from Recycled Drink Trays

    McDonald’s isn’t the only fast food joint that is apparently favoring a “why not?” policy towards promotional gimmicks. The latest fruit of that approach toward pointless innovations is the McDonald’s Boombox, made from recycled drink trays to celebrate the 22nd anniversary of the McFlurry. OK, sure, why not. In case any younger readers don’t know […]