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URL :http://theawesomer.com
Filed Under:Society & Culture / Men's Interest
Posts on Regator:28856
Posts / Week:100.5
Archived Since:April 29, 2009

Blog Post Archive

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.

Monster GO-DJ Portable Mixer

This nifty device is a battery-powered DJ system with a pair of tiny virtual turntables for scratching, physical knobs and a fader, on-the-fly looping, beat sequencing, keyboard, guitar and recording tools built-in. More here.

Pagani’s Test Driver

/DRIVE’s short interview with Davide Testi. Davide started out as a mechanic in Pagani and worked his way up to become a test driver. Now he gets to build Huayras with Horacio Pagani and his company car is a Zonda R.

Captivating Cardistry Wizards

A group of playing card masters in Singapore show off their impressive manual dexterity and card manipulation skills in this short film by Kuma Films. If we tried this, there’d be cards all over the ground.

How to Eat Chicken

(NSFW: Language) Chicken breast has lots of calories and protein, but it’s bland and dry. As usual, Dom Mazzetti doesn’t actually give good advice on making chicken taste better, but he’ll at least help you laugh about it.

Ariel Atom 3S

The new Atom 3S has a turbocharged 2.4L Honda engine gets up to 365hp, allowing it to go from 0 to 60mph in just 2.8s. Adjustable 5-stage traction control and dampers will help keep you from flying off the face of the Earth.

Bad Lip Reading: Walking Dead 2

Go get the glue police and have him wash your butt in the Jedi fountain. Bad Lip Reading is back with more hilarious lip dubs of scenes from the fourth season of The Walking Dead. Welp, time to go rob a stagecoach.

X-Wing Knife Block

Fans of Star Wars will immediately recognize this knife stand as the Rebel’s starfighter of choice, the X-Wing fighter. The set comes with five stainless steel knives, perfect for dicing, slicing, and carving up Death Star watermelo...

BASE Jump to Swimming Pool

(NSFW: Language) A luxurious version of the skydive to slip n’ slide. YouTuber John Van Horne and his buddy jumped from the top of the 1,099ft. Kuala Lumpur Tower and landed on the rooftop swimming pool of a nearby building.

Deep Derp Sleep

If you thought you looked goofy while you were sleeping, you’ve got nothing on this German shepherd dog, who is so captivated by his dream that he looks like a complete fool, oblivious to how silly he looked once he wakes.

Powers (Trailer)

(NSFW: Language) A PlayStation Network exclusive, Powers is based on the Marvel comic book series of the same name. It follows two detectives tasked to take on cases involving people with supernatural powers.

Bumper Cars without Bumping

To promote their collision avoidance tech, Volkswagen fitted bumper cars at a theme park with ultrasonic sensors and automatic braking to prevent them from hitting each other. They got the point across, but also wrecked the fun.

Penball Foosball Erasers

Play the classic bar room game any time, anywhere with these clever foosball erasers from Peleg Design which slide onto pencils. Just don’t sharpen them and use the pointy end to take out aggression on your opponents.

Awesome Audience Kid

A news show covering the opening of a mall in Las Vegas also caught the making of a young diva. While the other quick-witted audience members we’ve seen had a couple of seconds of glory, this kid dominated his screen time.

3D Illusion Sketches

Artist Nagai Hideyuki creates drawings which seemingly defy the laws of optics, bursting forth from his spiral notebooks to produce an impressively 3-dimensional appearance. Watch how he draws them over on YouTube.

How to Open Five Beers at Once

There are numerous ways to open a bottle, but using a chainsaw isn’t one that we recommend. That didn’t stop this guy from opening not just one, but five bottles of beer using the dangerous power tool.

Live Rich

Spoken-word artist Gary Turk – the man who suggested we Look Up – turns in another poetic and wise performance, taking on materialism and encouraging us to enjoy what we already have, and not let money rule us.

Ken Block RaptorTRAX x Shredfest

When he’s not doing donuts in his Ford Fiesta ST, Ken Block is hooning around in his awesome RaptorTRAX, a customized Ford F-150 with huge, tank-like snow treads. Here, he goofs around with snowboarders Zak Hale and Ethan Deiss.

Focus (Trailer)

“There’s two kinds of people in this world. There’s hammers and there’s nails. You decide which one you want to be.” Will Smith plays a con man whose business and personal lives collide when he becomes romantically involved with his protégé.

Floating Cork Knife

The perfect knife for boaters, this cork-covered stainless steel knife will float back up to the top of the water should you drop it in the lake. The cork also offers a comfy grip surface for your hand. Holds keys too, so those won’t sink either.

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