Gavin Peacock of FlippedSociety made his own Russian swing and used it as a diving board. Unlike most swings, the device has steel bars instead of ropes and is often used by circus performers to pull off high acrobatic jumps.
For anyone who grew up watching Muppet Babies back in the '80s and '90s, this slow-jam version of the show's theme song is a must watch. It's the latest in a series of cartoon theme songs with an R&B spin, with the group taking on everything from Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers to DuckTales. Show More Summary
“Manchester United are inspired by Manchester United, not by Liverpool or by any club,” said Patrice Evra, in an interview with Norwegian TV2 earlier this year. The Frenchman’s understanding of what it meant to play for United, twinned...Show More Summary
“No Overdubs?” Hmmmmm… Well, alright. I’ll trust ya, Seth. But just this once. ‘Cause I’m not about to look foolish on the webzzz. These samples are foolish, though. And not like, “That was a foolish selection, SG,” but more like, “Damn,...Show More Summary
If you’ve ever suspected that dubstep might lead to an apocalypse, this rollicking short from Bellecour Ecoles d’Art students will confirm your fears. Wonderfully paced and full of surprises, this short succeeds where many student projects fail. It has the energy and whimsy of “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs,” but its basic premise is... Read more »
"Remy: What are the Chances? (An IRS Love Song)" is the latest from Reason TV. Watch above or click the link below for full lyrics, links, downloadable versions, and more. View this article.
The Angels are getting better from within and without; how about their recent trade partners in San Diego and their division rivals in Seattle?
In 1998 the journalist Ron Rosenbaum published Explaining Hitler. Contrary to what the title might suggest, it is not an explanation of Hitler, per se, but rather a 500-page meta-analysis of different theories intended to explain Hitler. Show More Summary
Austin-based theater chain Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has a notoriously strict prohibition on talking or texting during movies, removing without mercy any patron who violates the rule. In the past, they've gotten visiting celebrities like...Show More Summary
As we continue our monthly offering of a place for you to help describe symptoms, we move into a bit of an odd one. While MS balance issues can, on occasion, be caused directly by the disease, our balance problems can often be due to a combination of other symptoms. While MS balance problems are [...]
Crazed cleric Talaat Zahran has claimed that Hamas are colluding with the Israeli Defence Force to drag Egypt into a war. The comments came on a video in which he accused the terrorist group of coordinating "what places in Palestine should be targeted" by Israeli bomb and said Egypt should not help them. Show More Summary
Cake batter enthusiasts: rejoice. Bypassing traditional creaming and folding methods, two Harvard students have created a cake batter that rises thanks to being pumped out of a whipped cream container. Go watch the Boston Globe's interview with the cake-loving...
Amoeba Music in Los Angeles had a Thomas Quasthoff section. I knew that he had retired from singing a few years ago, so I just bought all of his recordings including "The Jazz Album" (from 2007). Quasthoff's Bach is superb (but I knew that), and so is his German Lieder singing (naturally). Show More Summary
Over the weekend, two of the most famous whistleblowers in U.S. history, Edward Snowden and Pentagon papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg, sat down at the HopeX hacker conference in New York to discuss how technology can empower dissent and protect your privacy. What began as a calm panel on the state of whistleblowing quickly evolved into a heated discussion on […]
A short-range radio antenna that connects to iOS and Android devices via Bluetooth, letting you send text messages or your location to other goTenna users without the need for a cellular network or an Internet connection.
Long gone are the days of bi-weekly skateboarding discourse from the PWBC news network. Having shifted focus towards merchandise and the #streets, PWBC anchors are now only summoned to report on the most crucial issues of our time. In 2014?s installment, they cover: 1) A potential steroid-abusing version of Enrique Lorenzo. 2) Stereo and their […]
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Put aside the amazing body control and leaping ability, LeBron James really is just like the rest of us -- at least when it comes to cheering on his kid at sporting events. Watch above as James goes daddy crazy when LeBron James Jr. drives for a layup during a fourth-grade AAU game Saturday in Lexington, Kentucky. Show More Summary
This is not a proportional conflict and Twitter tells the tale because it's the reaction of the people, not the media.