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  • Sega Genesis is Coming Back Next Year

    Sega Genesis is Coming Back Next Year

    The retro gaming trend has officially gone mainstream.  Not only is the NES coming back to much fanfare, but it’s recently been announced that the Sega Genesis is also returning, albeit in a form that is probably not going to be as tempting to casual players. That’s because the Sega Genesis, unlike the NES Classic […]

  • Selfie Room Added to Russian Au Pont Rouge Department Store

    Selfie Room Added to Russian Au Pont Rouge Department Store

    The modern apparel shopping experience involves not just grabbing clothes off the rack and buying them, but also requires at least one selfie stop in order to maximize the social media capital from the excursion. Now, Russian department store Au Pont Rouge in Saint Petersburg have made that unofficial part of the ritual official with […]

  • Grand Mac and Mac Jr. Big Mac Variants Introduced by McDonald’s

    Grand Mac and Mac Jr. Big Mac Variants Introduced by McDonald’s

    The McDonald‘s Big Mac is one of the most famous, iconic, and idiosyncratic fast food sandwiches ever created, and now McDonald’s has announced two upcoming size variants that are unfortunately not called the Little Mac and the Bigger Mac. Instead, they are the Mac Jr. and the Grand Mac, which is probably the one that […]

  • ‘Intruder 3′: Toonami’s ‘Intruder’ Series is Back (Video)

    ‘Intruder 3′: Toonami’s ‘Intruder’ Series is Back (Video)

    Fans and casual Cartoon Network viewers from back in the day may remember The Intruder, the 2000 series of shorts following the lovable Toonami programming block host TOM and his AI assistant SARA on board the Absolution, a giant exploration vessel floating through deep space while its lone occupant sits around watching cartoons all day. […]

  • Holiday Pringles Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Holiday Pringles Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Look, I’m not happy about this, but the fact remains that it’s time to start preparing ourselves for the annual Christmas Brand Onslaught. To help foster an atmosphere of such preparedness, I’m alerting readers to the existence of holiday Pringles.  If you can prepare yourself for these, you’re ready for any Yuletide product that may […]

  • Slayer x Supreme: Thrash Metal Giants Launch Supreme Collection (Video)

    Slayer x Supreme: Thrash Metal Giants Launch Supreme Collection (Video)

    The latest rock icon to collaborate with Supreme is the thrash metal band Slayer. And in advance of the Slayer x Supreme 2016 collection raining in blood on November 10th, a teaser video for the collaborative collection has made its way to the internet. As for the Slayer x Supreme collection itself, it includes an […]

  • ‘How the Sandwich Was Invented’ (Video)

    ‘How the Sandwich Was Invented’ (Video)

    Yesterday was National Sandwich Day, and while I am anticipating being smote by the Content Gods for commemorating it belatedly, How the Sandwich Was Invented may still be worth a watch if you’re interested in the origins of this ubiquitous delicacy. How the Sandwich Was Invented is a short (under two minutes) recap of the […]

  • ‘David Bowie: The Last Five Years’ – BBC Documentary Coming Soon

    ‘David Bowie: The Last Five Years’ – BBC Documentary Coming Soon

    Ten months after his death stunned the world, rock icon David Bowie, aka Ziggy Stardust, aka The Thin White Duke, aka Halloween Jack, aka the Goblin King, aka David Jones is well on his way to becoming the JFK of rock documentary subjects. But the BBC recently announced a documentary that will take a different […]

  • Sherlock Holmes Vaping Pipe Concept

    Sherlock Holmes Vaping Pipe Concept

    Sherlock Holmes, the world’s greatest detective, was often known to sit inside his Baker Street flat for hours on end while smoking pipe after pipe of tobacco as his brain tackled a particularly difficult problem. Peterson of Dublin introduced their “Sherlock Holmes” line of pipes back in the 1980s to give modern-day armchair detectives their […]

  • InstruMMents 01: “The World’s First Dimensioning Instrument”

    InstruMMents 01: “The World’s First Dimensioning Instrument”

    Compulsive measurers rejoice! “The world’s first dimensioning instrument” is now here, and it’s small enough to fit in your pocket, as well as multi-functional enough to justify carrying it with you pretty much anywhere you go. It’s the InstruMMents 01, a mag roller that can measure just about anything with literal laser-precision. The InstruMMents 01 […]