NEWS

  • Planters Cheez Balls Are Returning to Grocery Stores

    Planters Cheez Balls Are Returning to Grocery Stores

    It has evidently been 12 long years since the beloved Planters Cheez Balls were cruelly ripped from the marketplace. But Mr. Peanut is ultimately a merciful deity, and in His wisdom He has brought back the much lamented snack for a limited time. One of Mr. Peanut’s highest oracles, Planters Head of Brand Building Melanie Huet, explains: […]

  • Event Horizon Spin Coin from J. L. Lawson & Co.

    Event Horizon Spin Coin from J. L. Lawson & Co.

    Who can say why the market for novelty spinning coins appears to be booming? Perhaps it’s an illusion brought on by the need of lifestyle sites to constantly churn out more and more content, or maybe we just live in especially indecisive times. In any case, the latest such coin to come across my metaphorical […]

  • Blea Electric Surfboard Lets You Surf Anywhere

    Blea Electric Surfboard Lets You Surf Anywhere

    The great, sometimes fatal limitation of the sport of surfing is that you have to have waves in order to participate. For the sufficiently affluent, those days are now over, because the 4+ years of research and development into an electric surfboard that can be used in any body of water, regardless of waves. It’s […]

  • ‘Marvel Size Chart: From Ant-Man to Giant-Man’ (Video)

    ‘Marvel Size Chart: From Ant-Man to Giant-Man’ (Video)

    As anybody who’s spent any time on dating apps know, there are some people out there who are obsessed with height, and there’s just no getting around (or beneath) it. The ad wizards at Marvel have evidently caught on to this, since they’ve put out a new video that compares all the major superheroes in […]

  • ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ Official Trailer (Video)

    Every so often a person just wants to go to the movies and see a bunch of stars do crimes together. Sight unseen, that seems to be the itch that the upcoming movie Bad Times at the El Royale will seek to scratch. Here’s the official plot synopsis, along with the names of some of those stars: […]

  • Avocado Blended Frappuccino Comes to Starbucks Korea

    Avocado Blended Frappuccino Comes to Starbucks Korea

    I don’t know how many readers this site has in Korea, but there may be some Starbucks fanatics who are interested in all of the coffee chain’s international doings, in which case the Avocado Blended Frappuccino might be worth a few paragraphs. The Avocado Blended Frappuccino was first introduced to Korean ‘Bucks locations about three years ago, but […]

  • ‘Khali the Killer': Sony Accidentally Leaks Entire Film on YouTube

    ‘Khali the Killer': Sony Accidentally Leaks Entire Film on YouTube

    It seems like something that could only happen in the imagination of someone who has no idea how the business actually works, but as it turns out it’s actually quite possible for a major corporation to accidentally leak an entire feature film on YouTube. It happened in the case of Sony’s Khali the Killer, a film […]

  • ‘G Funk’ Documentary Coming Soon to YouTube (Trailer)

    ‘G Funk’ Documentary Coming Soon to YouTube (Trailer)

    You cannot tell the story of hip hop without telling the stories of artists like Warren G, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, and the rest of the founding fathers of the musical school that came to be known as G Funk. And now, a documentary produced by Warren G on that very subject will make its way […]

  • ‘Gossamer': A Magazine for “People Who Also Smoke Weed”

    ‘Gossamer': A Magazine for “People Who Also Smoke Weed”

    As marijuana gets more and more mainstream, the days in which enjoying it could be a central tenet of one’s entire personality get farther and farther behind us in the cultural rear view mirror. Enter Gossamer, a kind of High Times for the 21st century. Gossamer is billed as being for “people who also smoke weed.” “Also,” as in, you’re […]