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Blog Profile / The Awesomer

Filed Under:Society & Culture / Men's Interest
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Archived Since:April 29, 2009

Blog Post Archive

GotG Awesome Mix Vol. 1 Tape

It’s official. Disney will release a limited edition replica of the Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix Vol. 1 cassette tape. It will be exclusive to Record Store Day outlets from 11/28 to 12/31 and will come with a digital copy of the album.

Leeo Smart Alert

If you don’t want to replace your existing smoke alarms with something smarter, the Leeo could be a good compromise. It listens to your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and will alert you or your emergency contacts via its iOS ap...

KFC Zinger Double Down King

Amping up their popular Double Down, KFC Korea has outed this special edition Double Down that sandwiches a hamburger patty, bacon and cheese between two chicken patty “buns.” No word on if we’ll see this heartstopper stateside.

Between Two Ferns: Brad Pitt

Zach Galifianakis returns to his hilariously incompetent interview show, this time digging painfully into the life of superstar Brad Pitt, along with some Q&A about his new film, Furry. At least he gave Pitt a gift for his troubles.

Organic Food Prank

Viral ad maker LifeHunters went to a food expo and had people sample their organic food, which was actually from McDonald’s. Just another reminder that when it comes to food, it really is mind over matter. Turn captions on.

GaffGun Gaffer’s Tape Dispenser

The GaffGun is for gaffers and anyone who often sticks gaffer’s tape and other kinds of tape on floors, whether to secure or hide cables, mark certain spots or decorate. An optional accessory makes it work with different tape widths...


Artist Seung-Hwan OH created the ongoing Impermanence series by taking photographs, then introducing microorganisms which very slowly devour the film’s emulsion, resulting in haunting and ethereal portraiture.

Airblaster Ninja Suit

Hooded one-piece thermal underwear. They’re made of moisture-wicking fabric and have a form-fitting hood, thumb loops, full-length chest zipper and a front fly. Hoodless and Poler merino wool variants are also available.

Honest Trailer: X-Men: DoFP

The Honest Trailers guys do their best to disrespect what was actually a good movie that was overshadowed by two other great Marvel movies released in the same year. Though their Terminator 2 plot observation is a little too true.


An app that instantly solves math equations using your phone’s camera, then shows you the step by step solution. It can solve simple arithmetic and algebra equations. Available for iOS and Windows Phone; Android version drops in 201...

Swoopy Summer

Paraglider Arnauld Longobardi takes us on a breakneck flight through the French Alps, skimming treetops, pulling dizzying spins and elegant water flares, and culminating in a stunt where he zooms just inches from a cablecar.

Avengers: Age of Ultron (Trailer)

After an early leak, Marvel has posted the first trailer for Joss Whedon’s The Avengers sequel – and it looks amazing. So sit back and revel in the awesomeness that is the supervillain Ultron, who seems way more evil than Pinocchio.

A Tale of Momentum and Inertia

In this beautifully-animated CGI short film by HouseSpecial, a creature made of rock does everything in its power to protect a small village threatened by a huge boulder. Despite the best of intentions, things don’t go according to plan.

Bill Murray Stories

(NSFW: Language) “They said he’d been doing it all night and that he does it… just for fun.” YouTuber Jon Bershad and his friends exchange urban legends of the enigmatic Bill Murray, who seems to appear everywhere.

The Hobbit Air Safety Video

Air New Zealand yet again celebrates its country’s role as the backdrop for Peter Jackson’s epic films with this big budget safety video starring Elijah Wood and Jackson himself, along with dwarves, orcs, elves and wizards.

Vintage Wheels

Find your dream classic car – or just keep on dreaming –  with Vintage Wheels. The website collects listings from various online sources. Its interface is easy on the eyes and lets you sort by price, date or location.

Oakley Bathroom Sink Backpack

This beast of a backpack is made from a sturdy abrasion-resistant fabric, and offers plentiful storage. Has a side-access panel for a 13? laptop, a water bottle pocket, and multiple metal loops for hanging items from carabiners.

Brigador (Trailer)

Formerly called Matador, the 2D mech action rogue-like is now available for pre-order for Windows, Mac and Linux. And yes, developer Stellar Jockeys will release its ballin’ soundtrack soon as well. Makeup & Vanity Set is brilliant.

Car vs. Gate

A man forces his way through a parking garage gate, then decides to reverse back in, eventually causing over $40,000 in damages. We choose to believe that alcohol or anger was involved. No sane man would do this. We hope.

Cooking with a Wall of Fire

In this documentary to promote cooking community ChefSteps, culinary artists built a massive cooking wall from 30 steel drums to roast whole pigs. The project didn’t exactly go smoothly, but the end result was impressive.

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