Category - Stimuli

The Hills Are Alive With Bouncy Balls

Bouncy balls. A staple of childhood. Fun. Bouncy. And most importantly…harmless. Until now. They have been dwelling among us, hiding behind their colorful exteriors, waiting for...

December Tsunami Caught on Audio

If you’ve ever wanted to hear what a 9.3 earthquake sounds like underwater from 1700 miles away, here’s your chance. They’ve got an audio online from the quake that...

Blind Gamer Can (and Will) Kick Your Ass

Just when I thought Bailey kicking my ass repeatedly in video games was humbling, along comes Brice Mellen. Dude could beat me (and probably anybody here on the staff) like a rented...

To Live and Die in Shanghai

Boing Boing points out a map that’s making the rounds showing fourteen locations where one can best end their own life. Our personal favorites are the two showing here. Up top...

The Friday Timesuck

Christ, another week is ready to be disposed of. In order to work through our depression, we will thus burden you with useless and trivial things that we know you crave in the darkest...

The Friday Timesuck

Okay, we skipped last week because I was traveling. But here you go. Highlights from this week include the review of the drink I brought back, Rob’s latest episode of The...

The Hotel of Lost Liberty!

Logan Darrow Clements is our hero. Why? Because he’s started the process necessary, in the town of Weare, New Hampshire, of taking privately owned land from a homeowner and...

The Friday Timesuck

Staggering towards another weekend we find ourselves, so that must mean it’s time to screw with your Friday, hmmm? Okay. First up, enter our Reno 911 Contest. More are coming, so...

Hell Yes.

Man…all I can say is that this presentation by Ben Hammersley that he delivered at Reboot in Copenhagen better get a transcript or an MP3 quickly–and it better be good...