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Have you ever had sex in your Comic-Con costume?

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Jimmy Kimmel Pedestrian Question: Have you ever had sex in your Comic-Con costume?

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Telerobotic baseball fans

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Korea's Hanwha Eagles baseball team have installed rows of telerobot "fans" in the stadium that are controlled by remote spectators. (Thanks, Chris Arkenberg!)

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Ghost recorded in spooky theater CCTV footage

- Unusually for these things, the footage captured is crisp, 4K-definition RAW shot with a coated, non-fisheye len--just kidding! It's about as good as the footage from a mid-90s Nokia communicator. [via] Play video

Cat knows how to use water cooler

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Man sentenced after filming self driving car from passenger seat

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Top of your list of things not to do: do not post video of yourself driving a car from the passenger seat.

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The 1944 science fiction story that predicted the atomic bomb

- In 1944, fully a year before the first successful nuclear test, Astounding Science Fiction magazine published a remarkably detailed description of an atomic bomb in a story called Deadline. The story, by the otherwise undistinguished author Cleve Cartmill, sent military intelligence racing to discover the source of his information — and his motives for publishing it. Read the rest

Morgan Freeman narrates a Juggalo documentary [NSFW]

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Here's what happens when you add Morgan Freeman's narration for March of the Penguins to American Juggalo.

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The 1944 science fiction story that predicted the atomic bomb

In 1944, fully a year before the first successful nuclear test, Astounding Science Fiction magazine published a remarkably detailed description of an atomic bomb in a story called Deadline. The story, by the otherwise undistinguished author Cleve Cartmill, sent military intelligence racing to discover the source of his information — and his motives for publishing it. Read the rest