After 22 straight drawings without a jackpot winner, the Mega Millions Memorial Day Weekend drawing will stream live online as a life-changing top prize of $218 million will be on the line when the six ping pong balls drop at 10:59 p.m. Show More Summary
An intestinal infection had left her feeling sicker than ever, and once again Gary Medvigy and Christine Ping tried to persuade their daughter to not climb Mount Everest.
Careful What You Wish For first popped up on our radar way back in April 2015 (we get a "ping" whenever Nick Jonas gets naked) so where the heck has it been?? We hope it's one of those cases where the star's reps battled to keep all that gratuitous nudity on the shelf… but it probably [...]
Oh, to be a fly on the wall at Google. Imagine the amazing ping pong games and impromptu office jam sessions you would witness. Chances are you would also catch a whiff of Google's latest innovations, some in their primordial brainstorming phase. Show More Summary
The perks and promises that startups offer to attract top tech talent are legendary — on-site chefs, ping pong tables, gym memberships, the list goes on. But even startups with a seemingly endless list of perks and a good chunk of funding under their belts can find it hard to recruit a quality team. Show More Summary
Cocktail fans know Vestinos from his work on a ton of Chicago spots, including The Betty, The Sparrow, Naha and the Roof at the Wit. [ more › ]
Tracking your blood alcohol level is never a bad idea, but huffing, puffing and whipping out a breathlyzer isn't always an option. Looking to unearth a more inconspicuous way of keeping an eye on things, the National Health Institute's...Show More Summary
Things seem to be different than what we originally thought, as Michael Keaton actually is still being considered for the role as the main villain in SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING. Things have been ping ponging all around behind the scenesShow More Summary
Let’s do lunch! Call me! I’ll ping you soon! Come on … Seriously? Have you heard all of these lines? Have you spoken them? Typed them? Texted them? One thing I have noticed over the past few years is that a lot of people say they want to connect. Show More Summary
An appreciation of the best ping pong lottery in the world.
If you can’t afford a table tennis coach but a wall isn’t good enough for you, check out the Trainerbot. It’s a smart ping pong ball launcher that will give you the exact shot you want…
Practice your ping pong game with Trainerbot. Use its app to specify a shot type, spin and location and it will get it right every time. You can also program a string of shots as one drill, or play right away with its random, smash and beginner modes. It holds up to 30 balls.
Despite all assurances that the Sixers did not know hat they would win this evening’s draft lottery, the ping pong balls bounced in their favor, and they’ll get the first crack at next month’s NBA draft. Was it rigged? Who knows. All we can say now is that there is some convincing evidence that Dikembe Mutombo maybe spilled the tea. Read more...
A year ago, I was bracing for a monotonous presidential primary with the same old ideologies locked in predictable ping pong, Instead, it's been as refreshing as a night at the improv. Why is Trump unshakable? What is going on with Bernie? The befuddlement of so many observers inspires me to opine about the traditional wisdom. Show More Summary
A bounce of a few ping pong balls determines NBA teams' fates for the next decade. It's as ridiculous as it should be. There's always a playoff game after the NBA Draft Lottery, and said game is almost always overshadowed by the bounce of the balls in the hopper. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO—Actress Susan Sarandon has brought SPiN — a “ping pong social club” that combines table tennis, two bars, a full-service kitchen, a DJ booth and plush seating in a high-energy environment — to San Francisco. The club is in a recently renovated building at 690 Folsom St. Show More Summary
Inspired by the classic video game, this official Question Block lamp emits a "Ping!" sound when turn on or off. Sorry, no gold coins, though.
Via Twitter, Mike W. asked me to comment on this WSJ article about ping pong tables. According to the article, ping pong table sales track venture-capital deal flow: This chart is super-informative. I learned a lot from this chart, including:...
CIVIL RIGHTS IN VIRGINIA: Freedom under attack. (I’ve been under the weather, and not posting as regularly as I’d like to, but a friend pinged me with this. The hearing is tonight and it’s important. If you’re in Virginia, consider going.)