Trevor Steel

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How not to make the big time: Dom Joly shares 39 lessons from his showbiz career

1. Never attend any awards ceremonies at which you are neither presenting nor accepting an award. You will become bored and restless, get drunk and …

Darth Vader Toaster

Big Bad Toy Store says nothing--nothing!--about its forthcoming breakfast game changer, the Darth Vader Toaster, except this:<p>Please Note: Depending …

Viz Magazine

EXHIBITIONISTS. Strain your eyes until they go numb before masturbating, then it will feel like someone else is watching you.

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.

Motoped Survival Bike

Universal mounting rack. Three gallons of fuel. In critical times, Motoped's Survival Bike puts escape in the hands of your feet. The …

The 19 best drone photos of 2014

The sky is the limit when it comes to creative uses of drones for photography — see for example Dronestagram or the <i>National Geographic</i> magazine …

How iOS 8 can help you take control of your iPhone’s battery life

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>The initial adoption rate of iOS 8 is lower compared to the releases of iOS 6 and 7 in prior years, according to sites like …

Intergalactic delicacies come to Brixton’s Tesco – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 6:15 pm, September 5, 2014 in Fun London<p>What do the distant planets of Tatooine and Arrakis have in common? Sand, yes. Heat, okay. …

The Unlikely Rise, Fall, And Rise Again Of "Viz" Comic

How the hilariously puerile magazine sprang to life in a Newcastle bedroom, became a British institution, nearly went bankrupt, then found a new lease of life online.<p>Whitley Bay, about 25 minutes' drive from Newcastle city centre, is a beautiful stretch of coastline. Around the corner from the …

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Habits for living a more rational life

From the Center for Applied Rationality, a "Checklist of Rationality Habits" intended to help you spot when you're tricking yourself. One of my …

David Bowie’s Top 100 Books

“David Bowie Is,” the extensive retrospective exhibit of the artist and his fabulous costumes, hit Toronto last Friday (see our post from earlier …

This Man's Formula Tells Us The Exact Mix Of Hot And Crazy You'd Want In A Wife (Video)

Countless people have tried to figure out the formula for tracking down the perfect spouse, and while Match.com might claim to have the perfect …

Five Lessons the Faltering Music Industry Could Learn From TV

As record labels repeat tired formulas and watch their business model collapse, they should turn on the television to see how another outmoded …

5 Things The Dying Want Us To Know

<i>Veteran journalist and author of</i> Opening Heaven's Door: Investigating Stories of Life, Death, and What Comes After <i>explains what she discovered after researching how people cross over.</i><p><i>By Patricia Pearson</i><p><b>1. The 72-hour mark is when it begins.</b><p>After losing my sister and father within nine weeks, I …

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British Royal Family Places Queen Elizabeth In Nursing Home

We could travel to new worlds in NASA's starship Enterprise

NASA announced in 2012 that it was working to build a "warp drive" that could enable "faster-than-light" travel. Two years later and the space agency hasn't built a spaceship capable of such speeds yet — but thanks to artist Mark Rademaker, we now know what one could look like. The result is the …

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Colour-tinted photographs of North America – in pictures

From the Atlantic to the Pacific, the Rockies to the Tropic of Cancer, the North American landscape is immense and diverse. Lakes as great as seas, forests towering to the sky, windswept plains, sweltering deserts, tumbling waterfalls, marshy swamps, rushing rivers, a legendary canyon … the …

The World’s Oldest Living Things: A Decade-Long Photographic Masterpiece at the Intersection of Art, Science, and Philosophy

<i>“Our overblown intellectual faculties seem to be telling us both that we are eternal and that we are not,”</i> philosopher Stephen Cave observed in his poignant meditation on our mortality paradox And yet we continue to long for the secrets of that ever-elusive eternity.<p>For nearly a decade, …

'Cool' London is dead, and the rich kids are to blame

The cool, creative class has been priced out of London, which means the capital is becoming more bland and boring by the minute, says Alex Proud<p>I have seen the future – and the future is Paris and Geneva.<p>The future is a clean, dull city populated by clean, dull rich people and clean, dull old …

More Long Forgotten London

<i>After my first excursion to explore the sights of long forgotten London in the volumes of Walter Thornbury’s London Old & New, I could not resist</i> …

Around The City

<i>Following the Billingsgate pictures I published earlier this week, these City photographs are a second selection from a cache of transparencies</i> <i>of</i> …

Don’t be a twat: parody posters tackle anti-social commuters – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 8:00 am, April 2, 2014 in Fun London, Transport<p>When you spend as much time as we do on public transport, you come to recognise the really …

27 Jaw Dropping Works Of Street Art So Big They Will Never Fit In A Gallery

Sydney-based artist Fintan Magee is redefining street art.

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