We’d like to thank and congratulate our sponsor Upstream Color on this week’s launch of their DVD and Blu-ray. It’s a film written and directed by Shane Carruth, one The Los Angeles Times calls “intense and hypnotically powerful” and The Playlist describes as “a romantic examination of love, who we are as lovers, what our [...]
The following is a sponsored post: There’s nothing quite right about this hilariously delirious clip from Wrong, which hits theaters throughout the country this Friday and is already available on iTunes, featuring a suspicious gardner explaining the impossible overnight transformation of an everyday Californian palm tree to an evergreen. Its one of the many, many [...]
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This post is sponsored by American Apparel: Stuff those stockings with stuffies and stockings! From the American Apparel/Boing Boing Style Gift Guide: • Scrappies: Environmentally friendly stuffed animals featuring 100% recycled stuffing, and an exterior made from reclaimed neon fabrics that, ordinarily, would have been destined for landfills. • Calf-High Memphis Sock: Inspired by the [...]
This post is sponsored by American Apparel: Dig the timeless timepiece and these bright beanies from the American Apparel/Boing Boing Style Gift Guide! Above, the Casio Batteryless Solar Stainless Steel Digital Watch, $78, and Unisex Cuffed Acrylic Lined Beanies, 36 colors for $20 each. Many more happy mutant gift ideas in the American Apparel/Boing Boing [...]
This post sponsored by American Apparel: Seeking stylish gifts for the happy mutants in your life? American Apparel has moved way, WAY beyond t-shirts and hoodies. Here’s a fine selection of sweatshop-free items from the USA’s most colorful and comfortable vertically-integrated manufacturer, along with some classic products from other iconic brands: • Casio Batteryless Solar [...]
This post is brought to you by The New Santa Fe from Hyundai. Our sponsor Hyundai asked my family and me to take a new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe on an “Epic Fun Day.” What that meant was entirely up to us. The first step was coming up with where we wanted to drive! We [...]
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Once you’re immersed in the Mass Effect Trilogy, you’ll come to know Mordin Solus, seen above center. A Salarian from the planet Sur’Kesh, Solus is a professor and geneticist who was formerly an operative in the Special Tasks Group. “Lots of [...]
This post is sponsored by Best Buy. What will your gift do? You don’t take a photograph, you make it. – Ansel Adams With that in mind, here is a fine collection of tools to make beautiful photographs. The rest is in the eye of the beholder.
This post sponsored by Timothy Ferriss’s The 4-Hour Chef: Timothy Ferriss’s new book The 4-Hour Chef isn’t just a cookbook. It’s a choose-your-own-adventure guide to the world of rapid learning. Here’s an excerpt: CHEAT SHEETS FOR EVERYTHING Any subject can be overwhelming. Magazines have to fill editorial space month after month with “new” recommendations and [...]
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This post sponsored by Outlook.com: Imagine you have an account with a major free webmail provider. You log into your account via your web browser and notice ads in your inbox and when you read a message. Now imagine that these ads are displayed based on what you write in the email you send as [...]
This post sponsored by Outlook.com: Go and look at your inbox right now. Go on, I’ll wait. Done? Good. For the majority of you, over 80% of the email you receive is something called graymail. It’s not spam, but it’s also not higher priority messages from friends, family or colleagues that you’re more likely to [...]
Sponsored Post: This post is brought to you by Volkswagen. It’s not the miles, it’s how you live them. Read our stories or share your own at whyvw.com. Naturally, the thing to do when one drops out of high school at 16 and enrolls in city college is to immediately run for student body president. [...]