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Are Blow Up Dolls More Dangerous Than Guns?

No. Obviously, blow up dolls are not as dangerous as guns. But that’s not how one Indiana high school sees it. Tyell Morton, an 18 year-old senior, thought he had… more

Breast Milk: The Liquid Gold Rush

Congratulations, boys, you’ve made it past the title. Girls, you knew you couldn’t look away. Hey, it’s no secret that babies are expensive. That’s why I plan to get my… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

How Will You Spend the Apocalypse?

Many of you are aware that the world will end in four days. For those who don’t know, the bible “clearly states” that the world’s destruction begins on May 21,… more

Don’t Make a Promise You Can’t Keep!

Shortly after September 11, 2001, middle school teacher Gary Weddle vowed not to shave his face until Osama Bin Laden was killed or captured. Unfortunately for him, this took nearly… more

Just in “Case”

I know many of you nerdists are always on the lookout for sleeker cases, or newer ways to enhance your smartphones. Are you by chance looking for the former, while… more

What Real-Life Barbie Would Look Like

Much to my surprise, real-life Barbie does not look like a Real Housewives of Orange County casting reject. The above picture is the creation of college student Galia Slayen, who… more

Beer Pong for Sophisticates

Have you ever wanted to play beer pong but felt cheapened by the whole fold-up table experience? Well, where there is demand, there is supply. Complete with LED lights and… more

Screw Your Elevator Buddies!

I’m not sure which would make me happier: hacking an elevator to get to my floor before anyone else, or seeing the other people’s expressions after I did so. Either… more

Which is More Deadly: The Snake or The Silicone?

Have you ever wanted to seductively lick a live snake? Me too, but now I see what a bad, bad idea this can be. I saw this video on Tosh…. more

Naked Therapy?

Every theory starts with a hypothesis. New York based therapist Sarah White, 24, believes that naked therapy sessions will enable clients to physically break down the walls of their subconscious… more

Tech Nerds: You CAN Fall in Love With Your iPhone

I always knew there was something between my man and his iPhone. All I’ve wanted was proof. A new study from researchers at Arizona State University discovered that people can… more

Windshield Conversions

After a long day, I slowly dragged my feet to the car and slumped into my seat. I shut the door, buckled up and was about to turn on the… more

Burglary 101

I know the economy is tough and a small minority out there have turned to crime to survive. I know you Nerdists would never turn to burglary to make ends… more

Trashing The Teacher

Like any normal kid, 15 year-old Donny Tobolski hates his biology teacher. And like everybody these days, he needed to write it on Facebook to feel complete. Well, the school… more

Who Needs Meth When You Have Bath Salts?

Last week I wrote a post on vodka eyeballing, a really stupid way to get drunk. I figured that would be my only entry on “alternative” methods of getting high…. more

Vodka Eyeballing

Russians may make the best vodka, but Americans are proving they can do the most damage with it. Apparently, there is a new “college craze” called vodka eyeballing where instead… more

Science Can Turn Albinos Blue!

Maybe that title shouldn’t sound so enthusiastic…but this sounds like a lot of fun. Medical researchers have been testing new spinal injury solutions and along the way discovered that… more

Frogger: The Live Action Version

They say imitation is the most sincere form of flattery. For one South Carolina man, it’s also a form of grand stupidity. The 23 year-old took his love of Frogger… more