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This Miniature Ride-On VW Van Lets Your Kids Take A Year Off Preschool To Go Find Themselves

Growing up in the '80s, I assumed I was part of the generation that had the best kids' toys: G.I. Joe, Transformers, Voltron. But after discovering …

Kids

Red Dead Redemption Xbox One X Graphics Compared To Old Xbox 360

Rockstar Games has this week released a new Xbox One X enhancement update for their previously released Xbox 360 game Red Dead Redemption, providing …

Red Dead Redemption

‘King of Kong’ Star Stripped of High Score, Banned From Competition

Famed high-score gamer Billy Mitchell, best known for his leading role in “The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters” documentary, was officially …

Retrogaming

“High Definition Vinyl” Is Happening, Possibly as Early as Next Year

“High Definition Vinyl” has moved closer to a turntable near you. In 2016, a European patent filing described a way of manufacturing records that the inventors claimed would have higher audio fidelity, louder volume, and longer playing times than conventional LPs. Now, the Austrian-based startup …

Audiophile

Major Blunder: ‘60 Minutes’ Slimed A WWII Veteran Mid-Interview In A Disastrous Attempt To Broaden The Show’s Appeal To Children

If you tuned in to <i>60 Minutes</i> last night, you got to see an epic facepalm for the ages. The show’s attempt to appeal to a young audience failed …

Uh Oh

Xbox One Free Games With Gold Announced For April

April is nearly upon us, and that means another batch of free games for Xbox Live Gold members to download. As always, next month will bring four games split evenly across Xbox One and Xbox 360, with the first being available this coming Sunday, April 1.<p>First up on Xbox One is The Witness, the …

Xbox

Google Maps wants you to find Waldo on April Fools’ Day

Starting Saturday, when users open Google Maps on their phone or desktop, they’ll see a waving Waldo—who wants users to find him this April Fools’ …

Google Maps

'Sea of Thieves' only works if you let the fun take over and fall into a pirate's life

In <i>Sea of Thieves</i>, developer Rare's new first-person pirate simulator for Xbox and Windows, you can get drunk.<p><i>When</i> you get drunk, playing either of …

So You Want To Play Dungeons & Dragons...

Learn a roleplaying game that lasts a lifetime.<p>Call it fate, luck, or <i>Stranger Things</i>, but the wheel of time has turned and now, suddenly, <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> is popular again.<p>According to game's publisher Wizards of the Coast, 2016 and 2017 were <i>Dungeons & Dragons'</i> most profitable years since its …

God Bless These Geniuses For Making the World a Better Place

Without the innovators, the thinkers, the achievers of the world, then we'd still be living in the dark ages covered with syphilis. Thankfully, …

Driver Tries To Pass Homer Simpson License Off As Real To Cops

As far as fake documentation goes, it certainly needed some more work.<p>An unidentified driver in Milton Keynes, southern England, presented a spoof Homer Simpson license to police during a traffic stop last Sunday night.<p>In addition to the bogus “Simpsons” identity document, officers also discovered …

The Future of Rick and Morty Is in Limbo, According to Dan Harmon

In spite of the more extreme elements of <i>Rick and Morty</i>’s saucy fanbase, the Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland-created scifi parody remains a pretty …

The $90 Light That Kills Bacteria in Your Kitchen Forever

Cleaning is still an excellent way to rid your kitchen of bacteria, but this LED light takes germ-killing to the next level.<p>There are only so many …

E.coli

More evidence essential oils 'make male breasts develop'

<b>A suspected link between abnormal breast growth in young boys and the use of lavender and tea tree oils has been given new weight, after a study found eight chemicals contained in the oils interfere with hormones.</b><p>Gynaecomastia is rare, and there is often no obvious cause.<p>But there have been a …

Essential Oils

Downtown skyline from West Seattle

3 days ago - By Gabi Campanario<p>Getting back to the regular blog fare after yesterday's video , here are the drawings I did in West Seattle last …

This Joke Writes Itself

Ford Mustangs getting up to no good at car meets have transcended most punchlines and shot straight to international meme-dom, but it doesn’t stop …

Luigi has a bulge, and we don't know what to do with this information

It's pretty much confirmed: Luigi has a dick.<p>Nintendo is releasing <i>Mario Tennis Aces</i>for the Switch in June, and its promotional material features the</i> …

Um… This Sleep-Inducing Drink Knocks Me Out in 10 Minutes, Every Time

I have a long, infuriating history with insomnia. I got it from my mama: Science shows that the condition is often hereditary, and my mom and I have …

This guy tried to jump onto a fast-moving treadmill—and he lost his pants

Japanese memes are all about the physical comedy, whether it’s floating in the air, staging a <i>Street Fighter</i> hadoken, or putting school desks on the …

This video claiming ink cartridges are a scam is going massively viral

It's a well known fact that printers are probably the most annoying piece of technology in the world.<p>No one likes them. They're confusing, they go …

Fistfights, nude masturbation and dead pets: What's going on with airline travel?

The friendly skies are starting to sound downright dangerous. In March alone, stories of rape, fistfights and dead beloved pets have dominated national headlines. And it seems no airline is immune. United, Southwest, American and Alaska Airlines are just a few of the carriers scrambling to explain …

Flying

Check Out This 17-Foot-Tall AT-AT Replica

Sometimes, I’m jealous of people who are good at making things with their hands. I’m clumsy, uncoordinated, and could generously be characterized as …

The 50 best animated movies of all time, according to critics

But while Disney films rank high (and often) among the most critically acclaimed animated films of all time, the company is sporadically outranked on this list by movies from the likes of Warner Bros. and Studio Ghibli (Hayao Miyazaki's company).<p>To find out which animated films have received the …

Animation

Each Passenger Has Own Theory About How Guy Got Into First Class

DALLAS—As they filed silently past the disheveled twentysomething staring intently at his iPhone, each passenger on American Airlines Flight 176 to …

12 Gaming Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

Get ready for some fun facts you can tell to your friends in an attempt to impress them (but will ultimately make them look at you as an even bigger …

Someone pranked Minnesota divers by putting a life-size Jason Voorhees at the bottom of a lake

The <i>Friday The 13th</i>franchise taps into any number of common fears—random violence, archery accidents, hockey goalies with unnecessarily large machete …

Boy trapped in lift after urinating on control panel

<b>A boy became stuck in a malfunctioning lift after he urinated all over the buttons.</b><p>The unnamed boy was captured on CCTV aiming a stream of urine at …

Nokia 8110 4G reboots the phone from 'The Matrix'

The classic '90s "banana phone" is back with 4G and apps on board. Keanu would be proud.<p>Smartphones are cool and all, but sometimes you just want to answer a call by pressing a button and having your phone snap open. Sometimes you just want to pretend you're in "The Matrix".<p>Welcome back, then, the …

Mobile Technology

8 Joker Looks That Are Better Than Heath Ledger's (And 7 That Are Worse)

Do you wanna know how he got those scars? Were they etched into his skin by a drunk and abusive father? Or a misguided attempt to appease a beautiful …

Mr. T Gave Team USA's Olympic Curlers A Fierce Pre-Final Pep Talk

There was no time for any jibber jabber when Mr. T got on the telephone with the U.S. men’s Olympic curling team on Saturday morning.<p>John Shuster, Tyler George, Matt Hamilton, John Landsteiner and Joe Polo received a rousing pep talk from the actor on the 1980s TV series “The A-Team” before their …