The Garbage Pail Kids, 30 Years Later

Image: Bruton Stroube

If you're an '80s or '90s kid, you will remember the originals. Read the rest

Choppers overhead in LA Feb 21 2015

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Ancient speed-shooting archery technique revived by amazing LARPer whose videos will blow your mind

Watching live-action roleplayer Lars Andersen practice this unusual method of archery is utterly amazing.

Video: how raindrops release that fresh rain smell

MIT researchers used high-speed cameras to reveal raindrops' aerosol effect that releases petrichor, the earthy fresh smell of rain. Read the rest

NYPD ordered to disclose records of secret X-ray vans

After three years' worth of court battles, Propublica has won a court order forcing the NYPD to release details of its X-ray surveillance vans, whose radiation risk has never been independently studied or verified (much like the notorious pornoscanners, which were supposedly harmless, but which turned out to be sources of dangerous radiation). Read the rest

Salaryman cosplay: Onesie disguised as a business-suit

The Betabrand Suitsy is machine-washable and shuts with a zipper hidden behind the fake shirt buttons -- add a tie and some smart shoes and you're dressed for success. Read the rest

An arcade belt buckle that lights up

A quarter per play. “Made with genuine arcade parts.” Read the rest

Photos: A motherlode of vintage Halloween masks

This photo collection of vintage Halloween masks by Flickrer Brecht Bug is pretty overwhelming.

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Gecko sex satellite "out of control"

The Russian space agency has lost control of a satellite containing geckos involved in sex orgy porn. Read the rest

After mass public shaming over crappy customer service, Comcast responds

"Comcast, after instructing its employees not to take 'No,' for an answer, is now throwing its representative under the bus because he refused to take 'No,' for an answer."

Video premiere: Luluc's "Small Window"

From Luluc, the Brooklyn-via-Australia duo of Zoë Randell and Steve Hassett comes "Small Window," a dreamy lullaby of exquisite indie folk from their album Passerby, produced by The National's Aaron Dessner. Read the rest

Elegant octopus hairpiece

Stunning cephalopod tresses, crafted by hand. Read the rest