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URL :http://theawesomer.com
Filed Under:Society & Culture / Men's Interest
Posts on Regator:30506
Posts / Week:100.1
Archived Since:April 29, 2009

Blog Post Archive

Self-sealing Water Balloons

Zorbz water balloons have a sealant stored in a capsule in their neck. Just pinch then stretch the neck when you’ve filled the balloon to pop the capsule and seal the tip. The seal lasts for only about 20 minutes, so let ‘er rip ASA...

5,000 Match Chain Reaction

There’s just something immensely satisfying about watching 5,000 matches go up in flames. YouTuber David Hill says he took over 10 hours to painstakingly glue together his creation, only to destroy it in about 10 seconds.

Frozen x The Thing

(NSFW: Gore, Language) From the warped mind of clay animator Lee Hardcastle comes a redo of one of the most disturbing scenes from John Carpenter’s horror classic The Thing, in which the cast of Frozen drop by the Antarctic outpos...

Batman: Arkham Knight (Trailer 4)

Rocksteady’s upcoming Batman game is looking more and more polished, as Scarecrow assembles a rogues’ gallery of baddies to destroy Batman and take over Gotham once and for all. PS3/PS4 players get a bonus set of Scarecrow missi...

McLaren P1 GTR Meets F1 GTR

McLaren shows off its new track-ready P1 GTR hybrid hypercar in the best possible way, racing on a circuit alongside its green and yellow liveried inspiration, the classic McLaren F1 GTR, which dominated Le Mans 20 years ago.

House of Cards in Nine Minutes

(Spoilers) With the season premiere of House of Cards coming to Netflix on 2/27, The Fine Brothers made this rapid-fire recap of the first two seasons for those needing a refresher or who plan on jumping right into season three.

Coen Country

(NSFW: Language) Film buff Steven Benedict deftly weaves together a conversation between the characters of the Coen brothers, illuminating a trio of recurring themes surrounding identity, miscommunication and morality.

Danny and the Wild Bunch

Robert Rugan’s live-action/animated short film tells the story of a children’s book author who’s asked by her publisher to make her books “darker,” but the characters in her book aren’t really happy with the proposed changes.

Audi Prologue Avant Concept

The station wagon version of the Prologue Concept sedan. The Prologue Avant is a hybrid – a 3L V6 diesel engine and an electric motor produce 455hp and 553lbft of torque, which are delivered through Audi’s Quattro all-wheel drive system.

A Conversation with Leonard Nimoy

EPIX presents a wonderful interview with the legendary actor, which provides insight into the man and his inseparable association with Spock. Here’s an excerpt. The full interview airs 2/27 at 11pm, 2/28 at 540 and 10pm and 3/1 at 8pm ET.

Uptown Funk: Oldtown Cover

Alex Boye and his bandmates aren’t fooling anyone in their old people’s makeup, but that doesn’t make this afro-pop cover of Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars megahit any less fun and funky. Download the track on Bandcamp.

Ice-T’s Cartoon Voice Acting

Ice-T is a Renaissance man. And based on these concepts he made on The Tonight Show, he could easily add cartoon voice actor to his resume. His take on Dora is every adult’s take, except without his brash delivery.

Love & Mercy (Trailer)

A movie about two pivotal moments in the career and personal life of the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson. Paul Dano plays a young Wilson as he sets out to create Pet Sounds, while John Cusack is an older Wilson trying to piece his life together in the 80s.

Street Fighter V (Trailer 2)

Charlie Nash throws down with the World Warriors in the newest trailer for Street Fighter V. The (undead?) hero appears to have switched sides and sports a couple of new powers alongside his proto-Guile moveset.

The Filmography of Motorcycles

The latest in Calm the Ham’s wonderful poster series features 79 images of iconic motorcycles featured in movies and TV over the years. In addition to the poster, there’s a limited-edition box with 80 9? x 6? prints and a collector’s patch.

The Ultimate Dad Joke Duel

“Oh! Nice to meet you hungry, I’m Dad!”  Two of the corniest fathers on Earth have a showdown at a family restaurant. Everybody loses. We call this one Once a Pun a Time in the West. BA-BAM! We could totally beat these guys. That’s ...

Oddly Head: Hollywood

Pop artist Oddly Head offers a cynical take on Americana, particularly its film industry. His trilogy of 28?x 28? prints take on Hollywood’s saturation of violence and sexism. Check out his movie poster parodies here.

Laptop Sleeve Vest

iDesk’s backpack is so thin and light it’s basically a laptop sleeve that grew shoulder straps. It fits 10? to 15? laptops, has three total compartments and is water-resistant. Unfortunately its straps are not adjustable.

The Ultimate TV Blooper Reel

(NSFW: Language, Crude humor) World Wide Interweb compiled a bunch of hilariously raunchy outtakes from classic television series ranging from The Fresh Prince to Game of Thrones. Seriously, Will Ferrell must make everyone lose it.

Death Metal Mary Poppins

Andy Rehfeldt took the classic kids’ tune Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious from Disney’s Mary Poppins and gave it a bit more of a hard edge. And yes, that’s a girl singing the Julie Andrews part.

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