Brik Case is a fun new customizable laptop cover created by San Francisco-based startup Jolt Team that is compatible with a number of popular building blocks, including LEGO, Mega Bloks, PixelBlocks, KRE-O and K’NEX. Some people like to spice up their laptops with stickers on the back. We couldn’t help thinking, though, that stickers are […]
The irony! The IRRRROOOOONNNNYYYY!
Thank-you to Tumblr artist Sully for this gorgeous reminder that mermaids shouldn't just represent one particular culture, era or race--the sea has hot crustacean bands and diversity
With Furious 7 nearly in theaters, Helen Mirren is already thinking about the franchise's next installment—specifically in regards to how much she wants to be in it/ways to ensure we will feel a sudden urge to go see it.
I learned a number of things when our little family of geeks travelled across to Emerald City this year - and some of these things might even be relevant to you. Come hold hands and enter the realm of the large green Comicon. I’ve been to events like this before so this wasn’t my first con, but it was my first Emerald City. Show More Summary
Despite an action-packed episode courtesy of Tim’s adoration of Star Wars, “Chaos” almost seems to be a relaxed version of the show. While it's certainly not a weak episode (does this show do weak episodes?), it’s definitely a more sedated version than we’ve gotten for the prior four weeks. Show More Summary
IFC will get into the rink by year's end, ordering up eight half-hour episodes of Benders, a sitcom about an amateur hockey league executive produced by Denis Leary and his Apostle colleagues Jim Serpico and Tom Sellitti. Production starts this spring, with an air date of late 2015. Serpico and Sellitti are the creators/writers. “Benders […]
The Last Man on Earth star unfortunately had to eat a lot of beans before filming her sex scene with Will Forte. From Late Night with Seth Meyers
Just trying to unwind after a long day.
We love this awesome skull made from repurposed skateboard decks by Japanese artist Haroshi (previously featured here). The braces and gold tooth are nice touches. Haroshi is opening his second solo show at Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York on January 12. We wish we could attend. [via Colossal]
Kyesha Smith Wood of Birmingham, AL, describes finding a woman her kids were rude to at the movie theater through social media. Two teenage girls were acting up at the movie theater and their brother straight tattled on them. Most moms would be like, "I have three kids, don't ask, don't tell, honey," but not Kyesha Smith Wood. Show More Summary
This week's episode is titled “The Carfather." Though no one dies in a Scorsesesque fashion (or at all) to keep the esoteric empire going, there is plenty of death talk. Kris is worried about who will pull the plug on her, and Khloè is now the scared owner of a painting of one of Beach-Boys-buddy Charlie Manson's victims, Sharon Tate. Show More Summary
HARTFORD, CT—In an effort to remain financially solvent by keeping payroll expenditures in check, executives at the Banford Group announced Tuesday they would have to start hiring more female employees.
In an article about how Bill Clinton’s mistakes could potentially derail his wife’s presidential campaign if she runs, The New York Times reported that while he was backstage with Mitt Romney at the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative, he ga...
Fresh off his stellar performance last night at Comedy Central’s Roast of Justin Bieber, Hannibal Buress released a video wherein he artfully and hilariously shuts down a heckler during his March 26 show at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington, Delaware. It seems there was an audience member who just couldn’t hold back from screaming throughout Buress’ performance.
Approximately one year ago, when Matt King and his brother Kevin were stuck in traffic on the way home from college for the weekend, a bored Matt made a silly video of himself making high-drama faces while lip syncing to a Beyoncé song. Show More Summary
Although I am slowly coming around 1 to Massimo Vignelli's assertion that designers should only use a handful of typefaces, I enjoyed seeing Typographica's list of their favorite typefaces of 2014. Typeface design and distribution is in a state of rapid change. Show More Summary
There are a legion of people out there who take surveys, undergo psychological tests, record search engine rankings and transcribe audio files for a living, taking whatever job comes up on the Mechanical Turk job list. These people are...Show More Summary
LONDON — A passenger on a recent flight handed the pilots a note thanking them for doing their job and landing safely, just one week after the Germanwings plane crash that killed all 150 people on board. The passenger, known only asShow More Summary
In light of the April 3 release of Furious 7, the film's muscle-bound star/sentient tree alien spoke to Jimmy Kimmel about the making of the film. Explaining the number of bald muscular men in the film, Diesel joked that there's a quota in his contract. Show More Summary