Nick Douglas explains that "No One Needs Hot Glue Shoes." This is apparently a thing. That said, the video trend of "bad hacks" is wonderful and must be feasted upon.
But you don’t need to block bad hacks videos.
Instead you, and me, and everyone, we need to watch them. We need to gorge on them. We need to make parodies and response videos, like Jenna Marbles sarcastically building hot glue flip-flops, wearing them, and observing that “it feels like standing on softish Legos.” We need to make #content out of these hacks.
My marginally popular "how to get a stripped screw out of a mobo" video was recently (angrily) denounced as a "bad hack" on Twitter and it was quite an honor. It honestly never struck me that spraying electronics with orange-hot showers of metal filings might carry risks! My PC ran just fine.
It’s 4/20! Smoke ’em if you got ’em – and if you haven’t got ’em, check out this roundup of deep discounts on pipes and other accessories. They’re all on sale, but you can take an extra discount off the final price courtesy of the Boing Boing store by using the online code 420SAVE. Freeze […]
Ever wonder if you’re cleaning your teeth well enough? If your last dentist visit has you getting a little more thorough about oral care, it might be time to save yourself some guesswork. A lot of electric toothbrushes promise deep cleaning, but there’s a Platinum Sonic Toothbrush that has power plus the simple but effective […]
The digital age is well and truly upon us, but let’s not forget there’s a load of free TV content floating literally over our heads. No, we’re not talking about the internet. Signals from major broadcast networks are still gratis for anyone who can pick them up with an antenna. And before you envision those […]