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  • ‘On Eating Insects: Essays, Stories and Recipes’

    ‘On Eating Insects: Essays, Stories and Recipes’

    Hey, want to see somebody eat a bug? Heyyyy, want to see a bunch of people write stories and personal essays, and share recipes, about eating bugs? On the former point I’ll let you search YouTube on your own, but for the latter I’ve got a book for your to check out. It’s called On […]

  • ‘Spielberg': HBO Documentary Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Spielberg': HBO Documentary Gets Trailer (Video)

    Steve Spielberg has to be among the most famous filmmakers of all time, if not the single most famous. He generally favors a “let the work speak for itself” approach to this public persona, but an upcoming HBO documentary looks to change that, with interviews with not just Spielberg but a whole bunch of his […]

  • Twix Spread Now Available in North America

    Twix Spread Now Available in North America

    My sources tell me that in Europe, candy bar spreads are pretty common – spreadable concoctions made to taste like Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Snickers, Milky Way, Mars Bars, and more. Reese’s Spread has been available in North America for a while, and now it’s being joined by Twix Spread. Twix Spread is made in […]

  • Project Invincible: Civilian Body Aromor from McLaren

    Project Invincible: Civilian Body Aromor from McLaren

    A certain rich guy out there – let’s call him Client X, since that’s what McLaren is calling him – wanted to be, for all intents and purposes, invincible. I won’t waste your time with the Bruce Wayne comparisons, since it’s likely the first thing most people will think of when they get a load […]

  • “Winning’s Winning”: Vin Diesel Stars in New Dodge Ad (Video)

    “Winning’s Winning”: Vin Diesel Stars in New Dodge Ad (Video)

    Here’s an incredibly inspirational story for your Friday afternoon: Dominic Toretto, who used to be a car thief in Los Angeles, has climbed his way out of the criminal underworld and now he’s famous and respectable enough to star in a new Dodge commercial called “Winning’s Winning,” featuring words of wisdom that come from his […]

  • Fireball Whisky Bagels from The Bagel Nook

    Fireball Whisky Bagels from The Bagel Nook

    I wasn’t previously aware of this, but apparently in New Jersey a popular hangover breakfast is a pork roll, egg and cheese bagel. Jersey’s own The Bagel Nook has put a thematically appropriate spin on this delicacy, but before you ask, no, Fireball Whisky Bagels will not get you drunk. That’s because the Fireball that […]

  • Spa Car: Inventor Colin Furze Made a Driveable Hot Tub

    Spa Car: Inventor Colin Furze Made a Driveable Hot Tub

    YouTube inventor Colin Furze (that’s an inventor who puts his inventions on YouTube, not a guy who invented YouTube) has been called a “mad scientist” by the media, but hopefully he will never decide to use his abilities for evil. I say that because anybody who can turn a BMW E30 into an honest-to-God drivable […]

  • Aire: An Indoor Flying Robot

    Aire: An Indoor Flying Robot

    Personally, I’m only just now getting used to the fact that I can ask Alexa questions on my TV. But I know there’s a whole population of early adopters out there who are primed and ready for the next stage of smart home assistants, and for them there’s Aire, an indoor robotic assistant that earns […]