Alfa Romeo Concept Actually Being Produced

The Alpha Romeo Bertone BAT 11 looks like someone stole it from the future. Apparently the once concept car is actually hitting production. If you call making...
August 1, 2008

Segway Competition: Toyota's Winglet

The Winglet Advanced Scooter is Toyota's attempt at a smaller, more agile Segway. I wouldn't be caught dead on one, but I would ride it until I...
August 1, 2008

I Called It!: The Apocalypse Is Nigh

When running from a robot, you only have to run faster than your children. Which should be easy because you tied their laces together, right? If you...
August 1, 2008

"Offbeat Attitude" Star Wars Figurines

This is a Star Wars KUSTOMZ, which "take characters and vehicles from the Star Wars universe and transforms them with an "offbeat attitude". That's the Camo Speeder...
July 31, 2008

Sure, Why Not: The USB Memory Nail

The USB Nail is the first product from a company called plankton and is a 2GB flash drive shaped like a giant nail. It costs about $46...
July 31, 2008

Air Force Seeks Anti-PEW-PEW Spray

In a recent request for proposals, the Air Force has asked for the development of an anti-laser spray or embeddable layer than can be retrofitted on equipment...
July 31, 2008

Beer Pong Video Game Sparks Controversy

JV Games latest video game title, Beer Pong, has sparked quite a bit of controversy from outraged parents. Why? Because it's a video game about playing beer...
July 31, 2008

Limited Edition Watches At Tokyoflash

I love wearing a watch, mostly because I hate fishing around in my purse to find my cellphone. Also, they're stylish. Well now Tokyoflash has got a...
July 31, 2008

OLD!: Tracing The World's Oldest Jokes

The University of Wolverhampton recently published a list of the 10 oldest jokes, and #1 dates all the way back to 1900 BC. It, unsurprisingly, was toilet...
July 31, 2008

Epic Failure Awesomeness: Lake Launch

If she was going for a triple backflip, she failed. Epically. Epic Blob Jump Proves That Fun and Adventure Aren't Without Consequences [gizmodo] Thanks Kujo, did you...
July 30, 2008

Monster Washes Ashore In Montauk

Allegedly this is a picture of some unknown monster that washed ashore in Montauk, on the eastern tip of Long Island. Obviously it's fake, because 1. like...
July 30, 2008

Sure, Why Not: Trees As Artists

British artist Tim Knowles ties markers and brushes to tree limbs and makes the helpless botanical bastards create art. In collaboration with the wind and local weather...
July 30, 2008

Drinking Buddy: Malaysian Pen-Tailed Shrew

Well folks, I've found myself a new drinking buddy. The Malaysian pen-tailed shrew subsists entirely on fermented nectar from the pertam palm plant, which can be as...
July 30, 2008

Officer Brutally Rams Cycler From Bike

Remember Officer Rivieri? Good. Well, during the New York Critical Mass bike ride (a monthly protest against motor vehicle reliance) some other officer of the law decided...
July 30, 2008

Windows Mojave: Vista In Disguise

This is a hidden-camera video released by Microsoft in which they had Vista naysayers that had no previous hands-on experience with the operating system take their latest...
July 29, 2008

$100,000 Jetpack Coming Next Year?

48-year old New Zealander, Glenn Martin, has spent over 26 years developing a jetpack, and believes it may be ready for sale next year. The 250 lb...
July 29, 2008

Guy's Mower Won't Start, He Shoots It

Keith Walendowski is (based on his picture) the last man in the world I'd expect to be a raging alcoholic and own illegal weaponry. But he is,...
July 29, 2008

PWNSOME!: Zelda Ocarinas For Sale

I know Zelda ocarinas have been available for awhile now, because I bought one at a street fair two years ago, but these ones from ThinkGeek actually...
July 29, 2008

Homemade Transfomer Out Of Cigarette Box

This is a stop-motion video of some cigarette box Transformers. Well, they're not all cigarette boxes. I distinctly recall matchbox and condom box robots as well. The...
July 29, 2008

Ask Palpatine Contests: Star Wars Prizes

Askpalpatine, a website that encourages watchers to, well, ask a geriatric Palpatine puppet questions, is now holding a couple contests -- and one gives you the chance...
July 29, 2008

Cuil: Google's New Competition?

Well if you haven't heard there's a new search engine that just moved in down the block and it's taunting the most indexed web pages (120 billion,...
July 29, 2008

Holy Smokes: Slow Motion Face Punches

This is a slow-motion video of a bunch of people getting punched in the face. It's very scientific and I learned a lot about physics and anatomy...
July 28, 2008

Wait, What?: 25 Gesture Rock-Paper-Scissors

PRS 25 is rock-paper-scissors with 25 different gestures, also known as rock, paper, scissors, gun, dynamite, nuke, devil, laser, alien, moon, snake, sponge, cardboard, spoon, candle, dragon,...
July 28, 2008

RaceChairs: Sports Car Seats For The Cubicle

When I was shopping for just the right ass-receptacle for my cubicle, I considered the ejector seat chair, Hula chair, and tank chair. Unfortunately, I didn't know...
July 28, 2008

LEGO Mindstorms Set Solves Rubik's Cube

Tilted Twister is a robot built from a Lego Mindstorms NXT set that can solve a Rubik's cube. Tilted Twister solves Rubik's cube fully automatically. Just place...
July 28, 2008

Star Wars Edited With Rush Hour Audio

I couldn't tell if you'd like this or not. Sometimes you're so picky. You love things that I think you'll hate, and hate things that I think...
July 28, 2008

Stephen Hawking In LEGO Form

This is Stephen Hawking in LEGO form. I have no idea of the maker's intentions, but it was posted with this comment: Professor Stephen Hawking, CH, CBE,...
July 28, 2008

Kids Dig Up Corpse To Make Skull Bong

Wow, just wow. Kevin Wade and Mathew Richard, two 17-year olds from Houston, Texas, were recently arrested for abusing a corpse. They didn't try to have sex...
July 28, 2008