Bill Murray is the man. A million people have said it before me, and a million more will say afterwards. He is just one of those actors that transcended his celebrity status and just seems like an awesome, approachable, every-man. So...Show More Summary
(vimeo link) In 2012, Felix Baumgartner set a world record for skydiving from an altitude of 128,100 feet. We followed his quest to achieve it for years before it actually happened. in contrast, we heard nothing about another man's quest to break the record. Show More Summary
It's like Warhol said: in the future, every truck driver will save someone from a burning building and get 15 minutes on national television. Viral videos are usually about cute babies, cute animals, or adult humans enduring accidental embarrassment. Show More Summary
With a measure of alarm that I not think was undue, I asked my wife, "Is there baby poop on my face?" At that time, there was not. But it would happen. As Bane said, "that comes later." And it did. Getting baby poop on your face is part of parenting. Show More Summary
The classic adage rings true: How does one even tell the time without the support of Baby Alpaca?
MIND BLOWN! GENIUS!
A visibly frustrated Peyton Manning implored the crowd to quiet down during a play late in the game last night, and could be seen mouthing "shut up" after one of his offensive linemen got flagged for a false start. In the post-game press...Show More Summary
Warning: Some badass thug language.
"No, I am your lager." [Ed note: The author highly recommends that you read the following blog post with John Williams' "The Imperial March" as musical accompaniment.] For the past six years, the Empire Brewing Company in Syracuse, New York has offered a style of lager that it has dubbed Strikes Bock. Show More Summary
Oculus Rift fans can download 'Banshee Chapter' free today from Jamwix. Released in 2013, the 3D horror film based on H.P. Lovecraft’s From Beyond has been repurposed as a virtual reality feature. Read the rest
Photographer Pit_Er_A took over 7,000 photographs while simultaneously recording soundscapes of the Extremadura region of Spain, then stitched them together to create an awe-inducing time-lapse video. The artist emphasizes the importance of recognizing the aural aspect of nature. It is very important to consider the acoustic side (not just visual) when we are in a […]
This is 'I've Fallen And I Can't Get Up', an animation created by Dave Fothergill testing a new crowd dynamics feature that causes characters to flail and struggle after getting knocked down. I don't know about you, but if the Giant Spinning Metal Bar Of Death were a ride at an amusement park, I would ride it. Show More Summary
This is a commerical from IKEA Singapore advertising their new late-night (open till 11PM) hours with a remake of the iconic tricycle scene from Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining'. What's your favorite scene in the movie? Mine's the one with the naked lady in the bath of room 237. Show More Summary
Note: Turn on the closed-captioning if you don't speak Dutch. This is a video of Dutch organic food purveyors ("experts" is the video maker's word, not mine) being tricked into trying a McDonald's Big Mac and McNuggets after being told they're actually new unnamed organic burger and nugget products. Show More Summary
PROTIP: Check your volume, screaming. This is a video of magician Rahat Hussein (of the invisible driver drive-thru prank fame) trying to scare people with an alien chestbursting prank. It's decent. Plus you can buy the costume for $30 to do it yourself on Halloween HERE. Show More Summary
Today the Department of Awesome Macro Photography learned about the amazing Macropod. It’s a portable 3D camera capable of creating extraordinarily clear, high resolution images by taking up to 500 single-frame exposures that are merged...Show More Summary
French Interactive Designer Filipe Vilas-Boas has created an awesome and beautiful way to turn peoples’ thoughts into shooting stars and constellations. Entitled Shooting Thoughts, Villas-Boas’ interactive art installation enables people...Show More Summary
Today the Department of Awesome Natural Phenomena shares a rare and incredible sight: a pod of sperm whales fast asleep, floating in a vertical position, some with noses pointed up towards the water’s surface, some pointed down to the ocean floor. Show More Summary