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  • April 26, 2016
    This is a video of Cosmopolitan beauty editor Carly Cardellino demonstrating how to make scrambled eggs with a curling iron (previously: popping popcorn with a hair straightener). What's up with all the beauty supply survival tips, did the apocalypse happen and I don't know ab... / Continue →
  • April 7, 2016
    This is the automatic popcorn feeding machine built by robot lover Simone Giertz and Adam Savage. It continuously dumps handfuls of popcorn into your mouth. Or, more accurately, it continuously dumps handfuls of popcorn into your lap. Man, the end of Mythbusters must have be... / Continue →
  • March 23, 2016
    This is the Champagne Gun, a $550 gun shaped champagne bottle holder that can be used to spray people Super Soaker style. You can't actually pump it or anything though. You actually have to remove the cork from a champagne bottle, mount the bottle in the gun, cover the hole o... / Continue →
  • March 18, 2016
    Because mopping floors is for Cinderella and she's married now, this is the $200 Braava jet, the latest Roomba style robot from iRobot. It sprays cleaning juice out of the front and mops it up with different cleaning pads that probably cost a fortune. I can't imagine it does ... / Continue →
  • March 17, 2016
    This is a video of a guy juggling and solving three Rubik's cubes in like fifteen seconds. Except it's fake. You can tell because the shadows are all wrong and it's like that scene from the movie Never Back Down where the whole thing was played in reverse. Although back in 2... / Continue →
  • March 16, 2016
    This is the $32 MBI Matchbook, a set of 8 emergency LED flashlights in the form factor of a traditional matchbook. Each flashlight lasts about 8 hours so you get 64 hours of light from a matchbook. Obviously, they don't produce very much light at all but "can be useful in an ... / Continue →
  • March 7, 2016
    This is a map of the United States showing which show each state allegedly streams the most. I say allegedly because Netflix and Hulu don't release consumer data by state so the folks that made it extrapolated their data from Google Trends which means it could all be complete ... / Continue →
  • February 22, 2016
    Because people have sex on the brain 24/7 (or in my case 24/6 because I refuse to acknowledge Mondays), some parents have called out Target for selling these Star Wars pool diving sticks that look kinda sorta a little bit like dildos. Please, everything looks like a dildo. If... / Continue →
  • February 17, 2016
    This is a video of a man furiously double-fisting two cheeseburgers at In-N-Out. He even dunks them in his strawberry shake. Then pours the shake on them. He is either the perfect amount of high to live his dream or the video was staged. I suspect it might be staged though ... / Continue →
  • February 17, 2016
    These are two Star Wars inspired map drawings created by hardcore cyclist Stephen Lund while GPS tracking his rides around Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Of course there's also the possibility that Stephen Lund is not a cyclist at all but a liar and just draws on maps of ... / Continue →
  • January 8, 2016
    Etsy shop funky3Dfaces is offering custom 3D printed LEGO minifig heads of your very own noggin for $30. You just send them pictures from all around your head, then they turn it into a 3D model and print it. Granted they don't really look like minifig heads, but they do kinda... / Continue →
  • January 5, 2016
    This is a video of professor Nadia Thalmann talking to her look-alike robot. She looks pretty life-like, but her speech and movement leave something to be desired, provided you desire a robot that can pass as human. The robot will serve as a receptionist at Singapore's Nanyan... / Continue →
  • December 28, 2015
    This is a promotional video for the ArcaBoard, a potentially fake/really shitty $20,000 hoverboard. The board generates 430 pounds of thrust and 272 horsepower using 36 high power electric fans, providing riders six clumsy minutes of ride time before it needs a six hour rechar... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2015
    This is the prototype Han Solo "First Shot" DL4.4oz Blaster Flask designed by if Industries. No word if it will ever make production, but you can cross your fingers (plus circle and dot your nipples because cooties). The end of the blaster actually screws off and becomes a 1.... / Continue →
  • October 29, 2015
    This is the PowerPoint presentation Redditor michaelsiemsen's son made to convince his parents to let him buy Grand Theft Auto V. Did It work? Not on me it didn't. I read the whole thing and decided he's better off with Minecraft. "But--" TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT, SON. Keep go... / Continue →
  • October 12, 2015
    This is the photo allegedly taken by security guard Dave Black after seeing a suspicious animal and getting out of his car on Route 9 in Galloway, New Jersey. He believes it's the Jersey Devil, a cryptid frequently associated with the area. I....really don't know about that. ... / Continue →
  • October 6, 2015
    This is a video demonstration (dude has a robot battle in a mock living room) of Microsoft's upcoming augmented reality system, HoloLens (available early 2016 to developers for $3,000). It looks pretty promising, but I'll have to wait to experience it for myself and see if it'... / Continue →
  • September 30, 2015
    The Skarp Laser Razor is a $190 razor that cuts hair with a laser instead of a blade. It's an already funded Kickstarter campaign (they've collected more than $2,000,000 with an intial goal of $160,000), presumably because people are tired of nicking their balls trying to shav... / Continue →
  • September 16, 2015
    This is The Extreme Minuet, a performance of Mozart's minuets performed by 43 people throwing coins into precisely filled beakers to produce different notes. The whole performance lasts less than two seconds. Now -- did they REALLY attach electrodes to their arms to make them... / Continue →
  • July 27, 2015
    Note: This isn't the whole graphic, click HERE to see the whole thing in high-res or hit the jump to see it in the same resolution as the shot above and hurt your eyes. This is a super questionable infographic ranking 30 different fictional weapons based on badassness. I disa... / Continue →