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  • August 8, 2014
    This is the picture taken and tweeted by Twitter user dogboner (I hate those things). It's a shot of Neil DeGrasse Tyson using his laptop on a New York subway. Dogboner thought it would be funny to pretend he doesn't know who Neil DeGrasse Tyson is (links to a whole explanati... / Continue →
  • June 30, 2014
    Note: Larger, more legible version right HERE. This is the Delta-V subway map of our solar system created by Redditor Ucarion. What the hell is Delta-V? A copy/pasted explanation courtesy of Wikipedia while I pour iced coffee in my eyeballs: In astrodynamics a Δv or delta-v... / Continue →
  • May 20, 2014
    This is the Urban Armor Dress designed by Kathleen McDermott. It has two proximity detectors that cause the dress to expand outward like an umbrella if somebody is standing too close. Once their presence is no longer detected, it closes back up again. Plus as a bonus deterre... / Continue →
  • March 1, 2011
    This isn't the first time we've seen Boba Fett playing Saria's Song on the accordion, but maybe you didn't catch the first one. Me? I catched 'em all. "Caught not catched, dumbass." Yeah well your crotch is about to catch my fist if you don't stop correcting me! "MY JUNK... / Continue →
  • July 14, 2010
    This is a video of Improv Everywhere's rendition of the the opening scene from A New Hope on the #6 train in New York. It's pretty cute, despite the glaring lack of golden bikini. For our latest mission, we staged a reenactment of the first Princess Leia / Darth Vader scene f... / Continue →
  • July 13, 2010
    A footlong cheeseburger for $4. You can't beat that with a stick hardened artery! I mean you could, but that would be f***ing disgusting and you better believe I'd scream like a little girl if I saw you do it. Carl's Jr. simply couldn't sit still too long while KFC hopped in... / Continue →
  • June 1, 2010
    Not to toot my own horn or anything, but I've been insisting my local Subway employees stagger the cheese like that forever. Plus make mustard smileys. WHO'S THE SANDWICH ARTIST NOW?! Subway Finally Agrees to Tessellate Cheese [gawker] Thanks to Jess, Niki and Sandra, who, ... / Continue →
  • February 24, 2010
    This is a video of a pigeon named Henry riding the TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) and exiting at his desired stop. Allegedly it's a fairly common occurrence, as Henry has pigeon and dove bitches all over Toronto. Play on, playa! (Shit on me and I'll kill you) Youtube Tha... / Continue →
  • July 29, 2009
    Is that not the cutest thing you've ever seen? I swear, if one had a puppy in her lap I would be crying right now. Which *sniff* I am totally not. Punch the tears back, GW, punch the tears back. AAAAAAAHHH -- POW POW POW!! This Is How Two Girls Play Gameboy When They Reall... / Continue →
  • February 24, 2009
    Wow, Japan, you never cease to amaze me. Image of the Day: Why, Japan, Why? [gizmodo]... / Continue →
  • September 3, 2008
    Worried about developing carpal tunnel? Get a job where you don't have to type. But for the rest of us, there are wrist rests. This $15 set includes one hand and foot and is sure to get a rise out of undead coworkers. Of course, if you actually do work with zombies you shou... / Continue →
  • June 4, 2008
    In public transportation news, police in Bucharest, Romania are looking for some chick that performs pole dances on the city's subway between stations and then uses AN EMPTY KFC BUCKET to ask for donations. That's actually her in the picture (that looks like it was taken with ... / Continue →
  • April 29, 2008
    The BLU e-ink jacket is a concept from Lunar Design. It's an electronic fabric jacket that will shock all your chesthair off in a rainstorm. Imagine a jacket that could display your mood throughout the day, offer maps on your sleeve for city navigation, or flash intriguing ad... / Continue →
  • January 16, 2008
    Well I'm sure you all know about the subway groping problem that Japan has. If not, Japan has a problem with men playing grab-ass (with women) on the subway. Well now there's a solution for Japanese men aiming to keep a clean reputation -- portable subway straps (525 yen, ~$5... / Continue →
  • November 14, 2007
    MIT believes they have come up with an eco-friendly solution to the 'last mile' problem. The 'last mile' refers to the distance you have to walk between your subway stop and your actual destination (i.e. home, work). The idea is to have a network of these small, electric cars s... / Continue →
  • October 4, 2007
    I don't know about you, but when I think carpal tunnel prevention, I think Subway subs. Now, instead of smashing my lunch, I can purchase a cell foam replica to provide the same comfort. For $20, you can get a bread shaped wrist rest for your keyboard. You may think this is ... / Continue →
  • August 31, 2007
    The incredibly brilliant Japanese at Information Architects are at it again, this time developing a map of web trends modeled after the Tokyo subway system. The different colors represent different site categories (news, sharing, etc.) and actual sites are depicted with what w... / Continue →