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Bill Belichick: "I've Handled Dozens Of Balls" In Search To Do Science

6 days agoSports : Deadspin

The NFL's resident Mr. Wizard, Bill Belichick, attempt to explain away Ballghazi by running a post pattern on science, going long on Boyle's Law and the intricacies of the New England Patriots' process of touching, rubbing, and caressing balls. Read more...

What's That Have To Do With Soda?: Pepsi's 2,015 Mousetrap And Ping Pong Ball Commercial

3 weeks agoOdd : Geekologie

To celebrate the new year/sell soda, this is a Pepsi Max commercial featuring 2,014 mousetraps and 2,015 ping pong balls in a massive chain reaction of pandemonium. I remember Mr. Wizard doing this when I was a kid. Except Mr. Wizard wasn't trying to sell sugar-free caffeine bombs, he was trying to PROVIDE AN EDUCATION. Show More Summary

Kris Humphries shops organic at Whole Foods

Hey, isn’t that…Washington Wizards forward Kris Humphries, shopping for grocery at the Whole Foods on P Street near Logan Circle on Saturday afternoon? The former Mr. Kim Kardashian looked errand-running-casual in a button-down shirt and dark shades (um, you know that they’re no disguise, right? Because it’s kind of hard to blend in when you’re 6? […]

Wizard Of Oz’ Author is Getting His Own Movie

Move over Peter Pan and Mr. Banks. Make way for the Wizard of Oz. In 2004, Maramax FIlms enlightend us with the beautiful story of author J.M. Barrie and his friendship with the Davies family who inspired him to create Peter Pan.  And last year, Disney Studios captivated us with ‘Saving Mr. Show More Summary

Teaser Look at Harry Potter-verse ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Design and Some Info on the Future of the Franchise

7 months agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

Fans of the Harry Potter-verse are no doubt pleased to know that the wizardly adventures did not end with the conclusion of the last film. Though Mr. Potter himself will not be back, other spell-slinging heroes and villains shall be appearing in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them. Now, we get a little […]

Top 10 Wedding Ideas from Pinterest: July 2, 2014

Check out our top wedding ideas you’ve pinned this week: How to make a wedding map from Mrs. Ballet Flat Unique wedding favor ideas from Mrs. Wallaby Mrs. Clover’s wedding invitations Mrs. Spring Roll’s bustle Mrs. Wizard’s shoe saving tips … read more

In the Land of Sandra Dee

Anderson Layman's Blog takes us back to the 1950s with Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Mr. Wizard, and others. Be sure to read the poem. [I've been meaning to re-read parts of The Fifties, the David Halberstam book which explores how the decade was a lot wilder than its image.]

The Wizard World Of Harry Potter Is Apparating To Japan! When?! Find Out All The Magical Deets HERE!

9 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

Domo arigoto, Mr. Potter! That's right, Harry Potter is officially going to Japan! The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is set to open its gates on July 15th, 2014! That's a mere 16 days before Harry Potter's birthday! We're dancing like it's the Yule Ball over here! While there will be no Dragon Challenge coaster, it will have [...]

Dispatch Wizard | Part 4 – Starship Hassan

Alice was too nervous to eat, but she made a cheese sandwich with tomato and lettuce for Mr. Saleh and watched him wolf it down. She wondered how long it had been since he’d eaten.

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 joins EVO 2014 lineup

EVO fighting game tournament founder Joey "Mr. Wizard" Cuellar appeared on a recent episode of iPlayWinner's The Fray, where he revealed that Tekken Tag Tournament 2 would appear at this year's tournament. As we reported in September, EVO 2014 is...

Roger Fessaguet, a Wizard of Haute Cuisine, Dies at 82

Mr. Fessaguet, a chef whose influence extended beyond La Caravelle in Manhattan, was known for attracting A-list celebrities and presidents with his approach to classic French cuisine.

Forever Flowers

Generally speaking, flowers go with weddings like cheese goes with…well, everything. Whether you use real flowers, silk flowers (like Mrs. Wizard), paper flowers (like Mrs. Panda and Mrs. Orchard), wooden flowers (à la Mrs. Toadstool), or your venue has flowers … read more

Serious Entertaining: Ramps Ramps Ramps Ramps Ramps

Some people simply don't like ramps. I understand perfectly. Some people also don't like unicorns and rainbows and puppies or Mr. Wizard or telescopes or Calvin and Hobbes or holding hands or Super Mario or hugs or The Beatles or any of the other wonderful things that can make life worth living. Show More Summary

Check out the EVO 2014 lineup, with Smash in limbo

Last year's EVO was one of my favorite events of 2013, and now we have the lineup for EVO 2014, courtesy of Mr. Wizard on the iPlayWinner's podcast stream. The lineup consists of Ultra Street Fighter IV, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3,...Show More Summary

Check out the EVO 2014 lineup

Last year's EVO was one of my favorite events of 2013, and now we have the lineup for EVO 2014, courtesy of Mr. Wizard on the iPlayWinner's podcast stream. The lineup consists of Ultra Street Fighter IV, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3,...Show More Summary

Mr. Clutch!

Skokie chess wizard leads Illini to the big dance — againBy: Mike Isaacs January 10, 2014 2:04 p.m.When it came to chess in Skokie, the continuing accomplishments of Eric Rosen was a story that kept on giving.He was only 9 years old when he went up against the No. Show More Summary

Braised Oxtail and Gruyère Sandwiches

You know what we need more of in this world? No, no. I mean aside from Mr. Wizard episodes and eternal puppies. We need more slow-cooked, fall-apart tender meat sandwiches. Up in my part of Harlem, soul food and French cuisine define the restaurant scene, which means that EVERY supermarket in a 10 block radius sells a steady stream of oxtail. Show More Summary

CCS Licenses Nyjah Huston

CCS, the mailorder action fashion company, has announced that they have now purchased the right to use Street League skateboarding wizard Nyjah Huston in their promotional/advertising activities. Mr. Huston will hopefully be handsomely rewarded in this transaction as he needs more fuel for his Audi. For the official word from CCS, follow the jump.Four-Time X-GAMES […]

The Wizard of Oz Mr. Potato Head Set

last yearOdd : Neatorama

The Wizard of Oz Mr. Potato Head Set Attention The Wizard of OZ fans! Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate your favorite film? Behold The Wizard of Oz Mr. Potato Head Set from the NeatoShop. This deliciously fun set includes: Tin Man Dorothy with Toto Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion Lions, Dorothy, and potatoes. Show More Summary

Nintendo originally wanted the Smash Bros. Melee tournament completely removed from EVO

The following info comes from Evo co-founder Joey "Mr Wizard" Cuellar. "They were not only trying to shut down the stream, they were trying to shut down the event; the Smash portion of the event. It's their IP, they can do whatever they...Show More Summary

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