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Tuesday September 19, 2017. 05:37 PM
This gentleman took umbrage at a car and decided to teach it a lesson by hitting it as it barreled down the freeway. It didn't go as planned. Idiot Fights Car from IdiotsFightingThings [via]
FAIR surveyed the discussion of Nazi protesters in the month since the Charlottesville demonstration in America's six top broadsheet newspapers ('Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, LA Times, San Jose Mercury News and Washington Post') and found 'virtually equal...
Dylann Roof, the white supremacist who killed nine black worshipers at a church in Charleston, made a show of defiance at his trial and waltzed into the hoped-for martyrdom of a death sentence. But his bravado has run out, reports The Post and Courier. Given the ethnicity of ...
Behold the Small Buildings of Tokyo, as found by John Einarsen. Kyoto Journal's Instagram page is a wonder; I want to live in all of these places simultaneously. There's a book, but you'll have to order it in Yen. [via]
A sex doll rental service in China has shut its doors, at least for the time being, after the novel offering proved controversial. People who want to have sex with a lifeless rubbery replica of a schoolgirl, Wonder Woman, maid, nurse or athlete will have to buy their own....
Google images could not uncover the origin off this fluffy yet menacing elder one. If this is your adorable abysm of immemorial lunacy, drop us a note. [via]
Freedom of information requests for public records are getting harder to complete, especially now that some governments are suing requesters. (more…)
Fresh off a decisive victory against a man who used Pepe the Frog in an Islamophobic children's book (previously), artist Matt Furie is fighting alt-right stars for unauthorized use of his Pepe the frog character. (more…)
The fine folks at Super Deluxe mounted a camera on a train traveling through the desert, and it's as relaxing and scenic as it sounds. (more…)
Mogol Art Animals are Japanese pipe cleaner kits that transform into charming kawaii animals. Watch this bear unboxing through completion. (more…)
Someone on the D&D 5th Edition Facebook group posted a link to these really lovely and very playable-looking 5e character sheets. The designer of the sheets, William Lu, posted them on ArtStation and writes: Custom, combat-oriented character sheets for the Dungeons and...
This is the Dadbag. It's a fanny pack that looks like a guy's belly.* On Bored Panda, its designer, Albert Pukies of London, shares: I made the dadbag because I’m desperate to have dad bod but I’m also very concerned about the health risks associated with it. The...
If you were wondering what the budget for the new Tomb Raider movie is, the answer is 'No.'
Monday September 18, 2017. 11:04 PM
California Gov. Jerry Brown compared Trump supporters to cave dwellers at an event in New York. He also said that everything Trump does, including the way he handles climate change and North Korea, are 'stupid and dangerous and silly.' He predicts that Trump will 'fail very...
Watch this persistent gentleman try three times to get knocked over by a kid on a scooter. He finally makes it happen but he didn't know he was being recorded on a security camera, so his attempt to shakedown the kid's dad ended in failure. From YouTube: We were moving and...
Georgia Tech student Scout Shultz refused to put down a closed multitool and walked toward cops, daring them to shoot. So they did. Preliminary information indicates that GTPD received a 911 call of a person with a knife and a gun at approximately 11:17 p.m. on Saturday,...
Salto is a jumping robot from UC Berkeley's Biomimetic Millisystems Lab. It has aerodynamic thrusters to ensure it lands on its foot. [via Bruce Sterling]
Nigel Stanford enlisted the talents of a number of Kuka industrial robots to perform 'Automatica.' Here's a video of the robot testing: https://youtu.be/yFUPeXTAY_E
With just his violin and his hands, Sebastiaan Kulwanowski creates an amazing Super Mario Bros. soundtrack. He says on his YouTube page that he created this out of boredom – proof that boredom can be the perfect catalyst for creativity.
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