Aaron Rodrigues

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Review: Never Eat Alone

<i>Each Sunday, The Simple Dollar reviews a personal productivity or personal development book.</i><p>The word networking has a very negative perception for …

What I've Learned: Albert Einstein

<b>Smoke like a chimney, work like a horse,</b> eat without thinking, go for a walk only in really pleasant company.<p>Certain people find everything boring.<p><b>I discovered that nature was constructed in a wonderful way,</b> and our task is to find out the mathematical structure of the nature itself. It is a kind …

The Fall 2013 Fashion Preview

The star of, like, nine new movies this year (and late of 30 Rock) shows off the best of the coming season<p>The star of, like, nine new movies this year (and late of <i>30 Rock</i>) shows off the best of the coming season

The Hard Luck and Beautiful Life of Liam Neeson

Actor, ass-kicker, widower, philosophizer, big man, funny man, capable drinker of pinot noir: may we introduce to you, the man you've known for all these years<p><i>Originally published in the March issue</i><p><b>Liam Neeson and I</b> last spoke a week before I wrote this sentence. At that time, I asked him what he …

The Man Who Killed Osama bin Laden... Is Screwed

For the first time, the Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden tells his story — speaking not just about the raid and the three shots that changed history, but about the personal aftermath for himself and his family. And the startling failure of the United States government to help its most …

Bill Murray: The ESQ+A

The actor talks about inaccessibility and freedom, commitment and fatherhood. And Wes Anderson. And citrus fruit.<p><i>Published in the June/July 2012 issue</i><p><i>Friday, early evening in the basement of Murray's house in Charleston, South Carolina. Raab got into town around noon.</i><p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> Your name came up …

The Strange Birth Of "Doctor Who"

Fifty years ago, three unlikely people came together to make a new children's programme. A programme that would change the country forever.<p>You have to feel sorry, really, for people who don't like <i>Doctor Who</i> at the moment. As the show celebrates 50 years on (and off) air, it is unavoidable. All of …

Mortal Kombat poster from Nintendo Power

<i>Mortal Kombat</i> poster from <i>Nintendo Power.</i>

The Classics: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ and the raw thrill of unchecked speed

Every ride home from the video game store was a strange exercise in lust and this one was no different. I sat in the passenger seat and immersed myself in the sacred act of unwrapping and popping open the big black container shell, fondling the rounded cartridge in my hands as if the magic on the …

'Mega Man' creator takes to Kickstarter to fund spiritual successor

Keiji Inafune has taken to Kickstarter to fund his next project, a side-scrolling action game called <i>Mighty No. 9</i>. Inafune is best known for his work on the <i>Mega Man</i> franchise, and his latest effort has quite a bit in common with the Blue Bomber. Not only does the game star a similar-looking young …

UCSF study shows gaming makes you cognitively younger (video)

A slew of negatives plague video games -- Peter Pan Syndrome, hyper-violence, camping -- but their youthfulness could do just what Nintendo's <i>Brain Age</i> promised: improve elderly brain function. Over four years, researchers at the University of California, San Francisco had a group play a custom game …

What Happened to Street Fighter Characters?

All that street fightin' sure takes a toll. deviantARTist Arman Akopian (I-GUYJIN-I) explored what happened to main Street Fighter characters after …

Animated GIF Pixel Art Made From Classic Video Games

Noirlac, a Paris-based designer and Ubisoft video game developer, uses screenshots from old video games to create pixel art animated GIFs that …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView …

Top 10 Video Game Scores and Soundtracks

As is the case with movies and TV, music has a massive impact on the success and capabilities of a video game. But whereas a Scorsese flick or an …

Metal Gear Solid V’s Ground Zeroes ‘Déjà vu’ mission coming exclusively to PS4 & PS3 (videos)

Hideo Kojima, the director of Kojima Productions, has a treat for PlayStation owners who plan on picking up Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.<p>Kojima is bringing an exclusive Ground Zeroes mission called “Déjà vu” to Sony’s new console (and its old one, too). Kojima Productions aired a trailer for …