Twenty years ago this week, Newgrounds forum user Bad-CRC shared the intro animation above from the 1992 Mega Drive/Genesis game "Zero Wing." While macros and gifs from the animation had previously been shared online, that 2001 posting and the memetic power it unleashed truly felt as if somebody set up us the bomb.
Luckily, this truck came to a full stop before it hit anything. Ice is dangerous! This is why I woke up at 5am to drive my daughter to play in the snow. READ THE REST
As William Gibson famously wrote, "The street finds its own uses for things." Chicago resident Adam Selzer is using frozen pants instead of lawn chairs instead of orange cones to call dibs on public parking spaces that he's shoveled out. "The one thing I tried this time that I haven't before is I also froze… READ THE REST
Weird smile! Not actually the dog's teeth. "My 2-year-old Shih Tzu (Hercules) found my mom's old dentures and wore them. I found this funny, so I recorded it." [VIDEO LINK] READ THE REST
If a company wants to sell a better mousetrap, they build one. Or if they're a big-dog business with loads of assets, they simply find someone who's already building a better mousetrap and they buy 'em. That's what uber-rich Apple did in 2014 when they decided to bump up their headphone game by acquiring the… READ THE REST
You can give someone a recipe, but following step-by-step instructions is so much different than creating magic with the perfect cocktail. True mastery requires a high level of training and talent to transform even basic ingredients into mixological bliss. In The 2021 Ultimate Mixology and Cocktail Trainer Bundle, renowned international expert, Paul Martin, imparts decades… READ THE REST
What's something everybody needs but nobody wants? It might sound like a really annoying riddle, but it's true! Chargers are a necessary evil, and not at all an item of extreme passion. The general requirements for charging devices are fairly simple compared to their monumental yet thankless role in our tech-driven world. We want easy.… READ THE REST