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KFC Spent Two Years Making a Take-Out Container That Fits Cupholders

In an effort to bolster its standing amongst the fast food giants, KFC is introducing what is the easily one of the greatest innovations in take-out …

Classical sculptures dressed as hipsters look contemporary and totally badass

66 comments<p>I have just discovered a whole new dimension to classical sculpture. If you dress the sculptures as hipsters it gives them an awesome new …

Let Me Tell You About the Most Heartfelt $200 I Ever Made

Michael Bloomberg’s first term actually ended on February 8, 2004, on the occasion of <i>Sex and the City</i>’s ante­penultimate episode, not long after …

Sex and the City

How to Keep the NSA Out of Your Computer

<i>Editor's note: Clive Thompson answered readers' questions about this article on Reddit on Aug. 28. Click here to view the conversation.</i> <b>JOSEPH</b> …

Average cost to raise a kid: $241,080

From day care to the monthly grocery bill, the cost of raising a child is climbing at a rate that many families can't keep up with.<p>It will cost an estimated $241,080 for a middle-income couple to raise a child born last year for 18 years, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture report …

The Great 1952 Space Program That Almost Was

In 1952, <i>Collier’s</i> magazine sponsored a gathering of the world’s greatest space experts who, in a series of illustrated articles, outlined one of the …

Space Exploration

Wearable Fitness Devices Let Others Monitor Your Sex Life - ANIMAL

How can love exist without trust? And how can trust exist without quantifiable data from a wearable fitness device that tracks your partner’s …

Horny Great Grandma Gives Amazing Interview On Her 100th Birthday (NSFW VIDEO)

If you ask this 100-year-old great grandma a question, there's a pretty good chance her response will include the word "d--k".<p>The reporter repeatedly tries to ask the New York City-area centurion innocent questions about her birthday, but she turns the conversation back to the male …

The Lone Ranger Represents Everything That’s Wrong With Hollywood Blockbusters

George Lucas and Steven Spielberg recently took part in a symposium in which they predicted an imminent “implosion” in the system as a result of the …

The Twins gave Mariano Rivera a chair made of broken bats

The Mariano Rivera farewell tour hit a high mark this evening.<p>The Minnesota Twins gave the legendary Yankees closer a custom-made chair composed entirely of broken bats, a clever homage to Rivera’s famous cutter pitch, which has broken more than its fair share of lumber.<p>Rivera seemed delighted by …

There Are Over 50 Instagram Ripoffs: The Stupid Startup Clone War

One of life's grand injustices is that it's very hard to come up with an idea that's both original and good. Even harder to make money from it! But …

Pandora

IT worker in China accidently broadcasts porn on giant outdoor screen for 10 minutes

A dopey IT worker was caught watching porn at work – when he accidentally beamed it onto a giant outdoor TV screen.<p>Passengers waiting for trains at …

High spirits

<b>Who drinks most vodka, gin, whisky and rum?</b><p>ASIA'S growing middle classes are driving demand in the global spirits market. According to IWSR, a …

Steven Spielberg Predicts 'Implosion' of Film Industry

George Lucas echoed Spielberg's sentiments at an event touting the opening of a new USC School of Cinematic Arts building, saying big changes are in …

The Way to Brew Great Coffee at Home

Here's how you can pull off a barista-grade pour-over<p>AS YOU READ THIS, baristas across the U.S.A. are hunched over "pour-over bars," fastidiously drizzling water into ordinary coffee filter cones—and selling the results for $4 a pop. I'll admit that a pour-over coffee tastes remarkably light, …

Coffee

NYC Is No. 1 Forever(ish)

New York is a competitive, competitive town. This we know. Some of this competitiveness is healthy. Some of it is ridiculous. People in this city can be competitive about careers, salaries, education, apartments, restaurants, fashion, pets, pet fashion—it never truly stops. One could argue that …

Jetfuel

Edward Snowden, NSA files source: 'If they want to get you, in time they will'

Edward Snowden was interviewed over several days in Hong Kong by Glenn Greenwald and Ewen MacAskill.<p><b>Q: Why did you decide to become a …

Debunking The Myth Of Apple’s “Golden Ratio”

We’ve all heard that Apple’s logo and products adhere to the Golden Ratio. It’s a lie.<p>The Golden Ratio: just typing the words can make the clouds part. The most mathematical way of describing the ratio would be 1.6180 (read more here). The least mathematical way of describing the ratio might be a …

True Type of the Bauhaus

Even in Dessau, buildings are unwisely adorned with ITC Bauhaus, a child of the American ’70s, not the German ’20s.<p>It might be disappointing to some, …

Can Nicholas Tung’s Modern Tea Bars Make Hong Kong Hipsters Traditional Again?

Here’s what we found out at the Hong Kong International Tea Fair, Asia’s premiere tea source expo.<p>In the U.S. and Europe, Mariage Freres, Kusmi, and Samovar Tea Lounge have all introduced the tea bar concept with varying degrees of success. But in Hong Kong, where tea shops are aplenty and are …