Jay Cruse

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Hell in a Handbasket: Sidewalk "Phone Lanes" for People Who Can't Stop Walking and Texting

As Louis C.K. sits in a coffee shop, a millennial staring into a smartphone bumps into him. Instead of looking up or apologizing, the kid keeps his …

50 Best Android Apps for 2014

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Can Someone (Anyone!) Please Explain This Ridiculous Video?

On reflection, we might have been a bit hasty when we called this particular video the Strangest Clip You'll See All Year back in early January. …

This Iranian Man Hasn't Bathed For Over 60 Years

This is 80 year old Amou Haji, he lives in a remote part of southern Iran. But it's not his isolated existence that's the most worrying thing about …

The movies' greatest quotes – in graphics

From 'I love the smell of Napalm in the morning' to 'I'll get you my pretty', statistician and blogger Nathan Yau has transformed the American Film Institute's list of 100 most ­memorable movie quotes into charts and graphics. See the full selection at flowingdata.com

‘Fight Club Minus Tyler Durden’ Shows Fight Club With Tyler Durden Digitally Removed

Senior Editor<p>01.20.14 13 Comments<p>Hey, you know how in <i>Fight Club</i>, it turns out that Tyler Durden was just a figment of Edward Norton’s character’s imagination the whole time (spoiler alert)? Well, now editor Richard Trammell has taken the time to digitally remove Tyler Durden to help you imagine the …

Badass Versions of Some of Our Favorite Classic Characters

Christmas, Fact and Fiction

"We, three kings of Orient are," intone the guys in robes and crowns. But were they really three, or kings for that matter, and from where exactly did they come? Every year at this time, questions about historicity -- what really happened (and what didn't) in the Christmas story -- come bubbling …

Christmas A Non-Religious Holiday For Half Of Americans, Pew Survey Finds

As the center of the biggest commercial season in the U.S., it's no surprise that a majority of Americans -- Christian or not -- observe Christmas.<p>But a new survey shows that while nine in 10 Americans take part in the holiday that theologically commemorates the birth of Jesus, only about half …

Sensational Light Paintings That Are The Stuff Of Dreams

Don't worry, you'd be forgiven in thinking these sensational images have been digitally altered, but we can assure you there's no sneaky …

Why There Is No Such Thing as a Good Atheist

You clicked on this post for one of two reasons. Either you're hoping that I'm right or you know that I'm wrong. For those of you who are eager to pierce me with your wit and crush my pre-modern mind, allow me to issue a challenge. I contend that any response you make will only prove my case. Like …

Inside The Church Of Scientology's $145M Headquarters

Writing for a penny a word is ridiculous. If a man really wants to make a million dollars, the best way would be to start his own religion - L. Ron …

The Psychology Of Materialism, And Why It's Making You Unhappy

More money, more problems? It might just be true. Americans today, compared to 55 years ago, own twice as many cars and eat out twice as much per person, but we don't seem to be any happier because of it. Rather than rising levels of well-being, we've seen mounting credit card debt and increasing …

12 Cheap Gifts For Photographers (Plus 12 Expensive Ones)

Buying gifts for photographers can be tough, but it doesn't need to be expensive and if you're unsure of what to buy then our list is going to make …

5 Pieces of Photography Gear to considered for your first upgrade

5 Pieces of Photography Gear to considered for your first upgrade - reflector, nifty 50, tripod, walk-around lens and a flash - what to look for and …

Pressure of Christmas 'spoils life': Archbishop of Canterbury

In his first comments on the festive period since becoming the Anglican leader, the archbishop acknowledged: "It's a cliche of modern life that …

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Pixelstick brings programmable fun to light painting

<b>Want to be more creative with your light painting? Pixelstick is a row of programmable LEDs used to display images and patterns in long exposure</b> …

Light Painting

90 Strange Facts about Walt Disney and His Theme Parks

Play this: 'Type:Rider' is a history of typography disguised as a game

There's no shortage of stylish puzzle-platform games you can play on your phone, but <i>Type:Rider</i> is something a bit different: it's a history lesson that you play. The game has you controlling two tiny circles through 10 stylish worlds, collecting items, solving simple puzzles, and navigating some …

96 Year Old Writes A Heartbreaking Song To His Deceased Wife

In a world dominated by self-obsessed pop stars and endless talent shows, this is a story that will not only restore your faith in the goodness of …

Watch: 'Thor: The Dark World,' 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' and 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Presentations From D23 Expo – /Film

The <b>D23 Expo</b> has come and gone but the content just keeps on flowing. <b>Marvel</b> has posted videos of their presentations from the Live Action event, …

Here's A Stack Of Anti-American Propaganda From North Korea

Every country in the world has a fair portion of its history steeped in bloodshed, war & a blatant disregard for human life - none of us are truly …

I Love Type 01 - Futura

The book suggestion of this week is an awesome one, it's about typography. The title of the book is I Love Type 01 - Futura by Victionary. The book …