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  • Lungolinea Crystal Ping Pong Table

    Lungolinea Crystal Ping Pong Table

    From the Cosmo Kramer school of interior design comes the Lungolinea, a crystal ping pong table that since it’s all but invisible you’ll mostly have to just sense is there – provided you keep it clean and smudge free. It’s the product of Adrian Design, which describes the project like this: “Lungolinea is a refined object, […]

  • Museum of Ice Cream Extends Miami Engagement to February 26th

    Museum of Ice Cream Extends Miami Engagement to February 26th

    Since 2016, the Museum of Ice Cream has been coming to select cities, delighting the locals, and leaving like some frozen, sugary Santa Claus. The latest city to have the privilege is Miami, Florida, where the museum has decided to extend its stay through February 26th, despite its original closing date of January 31st. More interesting than […]

  • ‘Mosaic': App-Based Steven Soderbergh Miniseries Premieres on HBO (Trailer)

    ‘Mosaic': App-Based Steven Soderbergh Miniseries Premieres on HBO (Trailer)

    Last night, HBO viewers were treated to the premiere episode of Mosaic, the Steven Soderbergh miniseries based on his storytelling app that came out last year. In typical Soderbergh fashion, the miniseries only came about as a solution to the problem of lapsed funding to finish the app, but it’s cool that viewers who don’t feel […]

  • ‘KFC Comfort Zone': A Meditation Series from KFC (Video)

    ‘KFC Comfort Zone': A Meditation Series from KFC (Video)

    Sometimes I feel vaguely guilty about how often I find myself writing about KFC’s various promotional stunts on this site – especially since the Colonel hasn’t written me any checks. But how can I resist when the chicken chain keeps doing crazy stuff like KFC Comfort Zone, a new parody meditational web series that lets you […]

  • Williams Tactical Key Unlocks Self-Defense

    Williams Tactical Key Unlocks Self-Defense

    Like a lot of people, I’ve sometimes wondered how I would fare if I had to fight somebody off armed only with my keys. Women, unfortunately, have much more occasion to wonder about things like that, but the efficacy of the technique has pretty much been debunked. Unless, of course, you have the Williams Tactical Key.  […]

  • ‘Paterno': Al Pacino Plays Disgraced Penn State Coach (Teaser)

    ‘Paterno': Al Pacino Plays Disgraced Penn State Coach (Teaser)

    The story of Joe Paterno, who enabled and covered up the crimes of pedophile Jerry Sandusky for years before it led to his ultimate downfall, is coming to HBO. And to play him, the network has enlisted the same guy they got to play Jack Kevorkian and Phil Spector: Al Pacino. Now, there’s an intense […]