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  • August 6, 2014
    Merriam-Webster has just announced 5,000 new word additions to the Official Scrabble Dictionary, and many of them are what I like to refer to as "bullshit", which isn't even in the dictionary but should be. A sampling of some of the new words: BEATBOX (v. -ED, -ING, -ES) to ... / Continue →
  • May 16, 2014
    This is the Cthulhuian font created by DeviantARTist StapletonMcTavish. You can actually download the font as a TTF file HERE (link on the far right) and use it to type and print out cryptic messages to your roommates. "Hey GW -- what's this one say?" It says buy more chocol... / Continue →
  • February 24, 2014
    This is a shot from Sesame Street Fighter, an HTML5 game you can play in a browser window right HERE. Which character you choose determines the difficulty setting, and have to quickly type the words that show up on screen to attack your opponent and win. The game engine isn't... / Continue →
  • February 14, 2014
    Nice soul patch, E, you look ridiculous. This is a literal typeface created by French artist JC Debroize for graphic design studio Kerozen (where he's the creative director). So he really only made the letters to spell the company's name (E, K, O, N, R and Z) and you can forg... / Continue →
  • January 6, 2014
    David Waddell resigned from his post on the Indian Trail Town Council last Thursday by penning a letter written entirely in Klingon. How anybody was able to read it to know he was resigning is beyond me. Waddell says he opted to use Klingon, the language of a warrior race o... / Continue →
  • January 2, 2014
    Simon Bramhall, a surgeon at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, England, was suspended and is being investigated after a fellow surgeon discovered 'SB' seared into the liver of a patient Simon had previously worked on. Call me a traditionalist, but I would have seared a ... / Continue →
  • November 22, 2013
    This is an alphabet and number set created by photographer Kjell Sandved over the past 24-year using nothing but the patterns found on butterfly and moth wings. Crazy, right? I never in a million years would have guessed butterflies and moths knew the alphabet. Mother Nature... / Continue →
  • June 14, 2013
    Note: Alphabet does contain some spoilers if you've never read the books or seen the movies or ever left the cave you've lived in for the last 15 years. This is the alphabet of Harry Potter characters created by superfan Kayla Pyke. Not all of them though, only six. The whol... / Continue →
  • February 19, 2013
    You ever wanted to sit atop a throne made out of old keyboards and yell at the internet to do your bidding? Me too, and now at least one man can because Mike DeWolfe just made one. Just don't expect the internet to ever do what you say. You there, lowly interwebs -- bringet... / Continue →
  • January 25, 2013
    J.J. Abrams is going to direct the new Star Wars movie and this is an alphabetic poster of Star Wars silhouettes created by graphic artist Patrick Concepcion. You can buy a print of it at Patrick's Etsy shop HERE and teach your kids the alphabet via Star Wars. Fun! Then you ... / Continue →
  • November 13, 2012
    This is Alphagames, a well-made video featuring video games that start with each letter of the alphabet. Crazy, I know, but these are wild times we live in. This is B for Bioshock here, but obviously there are a bunch of others in the video. Like, 27 more. "There aren't 28 ... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2012
    This is a little alphabet guide of sci-fi franchise spaceships compiled by Scott Markley. They're not ALL sci-fi though, a couple of them are actual real-life ships. Can you spot them? SPOILER: The Normandy and The Liberator. "You have no clue do you?" Zero -- give me a hi... / Continue →
  • September 14, 2012
    This is Puppytext, a website and iPhone app that let you type with pictures of puppies that have been posed to form letters. Not gonna lie, I was really hoping the apostrophe and dot in the exclamation point were gonna be turds. Speaking of-- "Just stop there." I'm just gonn... / Continue →
  • September 11, 2012
    My Galaxies is a website that translates text into images of real galaxies that look like the letters. Fun! Don't like the way it turned out? Just hit the 'Try a new combination of galaxies for the same message' button --- there's more than one 'E' galaxy out there you know!... / Continue →
  • April 23, 2012
    Hot on the heels of last month's sci-fi movie alphabet, comes this superhero movie alphabet by Stephen Wildish (not Stephen Wildest, who just ate a lit firecracker). You have to guess the name of the superhero movie based on the character depicted. It's really not that hard. ... / Continue →
  • March 29, 2012
    You're going to have to excuse me if nothing makes sense for the rest of the day because I just chugged a bottle of champagne in celebration and now things are getting...spinny. I just tried going to the bathroom and wound up tearing a towel bar off the wall. It's gonna be a ... / Continue →
  • March 12, 2012
    This is the alphabet of sci-fi films from designer Stephen Wildish (NOT Stephen Wildest, who just jumped off the roof with a hang glider made out of a refrigerator box), who created the previous series of decade movie posters. Can you guess them all? Here, I'll get you starte... / Continue →
  • February 29, 2012
    Want to see if your peepers are good enough to fly for Planet Express? Well you're in luck, thanks to this Planet Express Pilot's Eye Chart in the alien language from Futurama by designer/Geekologie Reader David Johns. If Leela can do it, I'm sure you can too. No, no I'm not... / Continue →
  • October 12, 2011
    Note: Jabba-sized version RIGHT HERE. We've seen the Star Wars alphabet in children's ABC book form before, but this one, THIS ONE -- this one is all "BUH-BWAM! -- look at me, all on one page you tubby Tusken Fridge Raiders!" Rude this alphabet is being rude. Can you name th... / Continue →
  • June 1, 2011
    That's a whole lot of E's (which makes sense considering Geekologie has three and everybody is all "GEEKOLOGIE GEEKOLOGIE GEEKOLOGIE!!" all day long). Created by Michael Knuepfel, the height of each key on the (of course Apple) keyboard is directly related to its usage accordi... / Continue →