Guest Dave Schilling moderates another contentious Canon. Read more...
I'd like to know who added me to the email list for the defeated. Last week I was given reasons I must try online dating now and this week I was asked, "How low is your self-esteem?" It isn't whether I suffer from a lack of self-esteem, oh no. Show More Summary
Tools like Etherpad and Google Docs are transformative ways to collaborate on text (including code); I've used them in contexts as varied as making unofficial transcripts of statements at UN agencies to liveblogging conference presentations -- but they all share a weakness, which is that whomever owns the document server can see everything you're typing. (more…)
This is a photo of 25-year old Spencer Elden recreating the same shot taken of him 25 years earlier for the cover of Nirvana's 'Nevermind' album. I like his Nevermind chest tattoo, way to own it. Also: that album is already 25 yearsShow More Summary
Extremely rich sisters Kylie and Kendall Jenner got matching Ferrari Spiders over the weekend (twinsies!), and Kylie detailed their trip to the dealership in a Snapchat story for us to look at on our phones while crammed into a hot subway car with 1,000 other people. Show More Summary
Since his return to commentary on the GQ web series “The Closer,” Keith Olbermann has focused on exposing Donald Trump. Olbermann put his barbed tongue into overdrive on Monday with a commentary posted just hours before the first presidential debate. Show More Summary
The Jet breaks apart while in the air, resulting in a total loss. There's no telling how much money he had tied up in that thing!
A photo posted by Nicky Bay (@sgmacro) on Mar 5, 2016 at 10:29pm PST Photographer Nicky Bay has captured through his amazing macro lens, incredible and gorgeous details of insects around his home in Singapore and other places around the world. For the past few years, Bay has documented the remarkable mirror spider, a unique […]
Manly Men Stuff How To Fix Your Iphone 7 Headphone Jack Issue Over the last few weeks there has been a whole load of negativity surrounding the new iPhone 7 leaving out the famous headphone jack and rightly so. Apple, a company whoShow More Summary
"The Right to Rescue Act" is a response to a string of incidents in which dogs died in closed vehicles.
In Neural Photo Editing With Introspective Adversarial Networks, a group of University of Edinburgh engineers and a private research colleague describe a method for using "introspective adversarial networks" to edit images in realtime,...Show More Summary
The October issue of Make is focused on making props and costume armor (natch!) and on the website, master propmaker Shawn Thorsson shares an elaborate and fearsome set of instructions for making your own gigantic, embossed battle-axe. (more…)
Any Auburn or LSU fan would love to have that opening kick-off gameball, but probably not like this!
Real Life Lore looked at the population density of cities around the world to calculate how large a city would need to be to hold all 7.4 billion people in the world. The hypothetical city could range in size to be as large as the continental United States or as small as Palestine depending on how […]
The Barnacle by Ideas That Stick is a new simplified parking enforcement device that attaches to a vehicle’s windshield with powerful suction cups. Violators can pay over the phone and receive the code to unlock the Barnacle, rather than needing someone to come unlock a boot or similar device. If a car with a Barnacle […]
Artist Eli Livingston sculpted an incredible, officially licensed vinyl coin bank featuring the bust of one of H. R. Giger‘s terrifying Xenomorph creatures from Alien. It is available to purchase from ThinkGeek. Sticking to a long-term savings plan is scary… but not as scary as a Xenomorph that has literally burst out of some guy’s […]
The wacky chapter in The Orange One's life includes seating ringside with both his wife and mistress and a "Monday Night Raw" bout with "left-leaning lesbian" Rosie O'Donnell.
You can thank him for "Cats"—and the word "bullst."