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2K + E3 = OMG

2K and Irrational Games (then 2K Boston) rattled the gaming community in 2007 with the release of BioShock. Critics and gamers agreed BioShock was one of the most immersive titles… more

Nintendo’s E3 Presentation

  The first official site of the Wii U controller. On Tuesday, I had the pleasure of attending Nintendo’s E3 presentation, which included the debut of Nintendo’s latest console, the… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Konami’s Pre-E3 Announcement

Gamers around the world are gearing up for this year’s E3. Gaming sites are full of rumors and spoilers for next week’s news. It’s information about information… more

Children’s Bloody Imagination

There’s a new music video circulating the web for the song “The Greeks” by newcomers IS TROPICAL. It tells the story of kids playing war with toy guns, garnished with… more

You Can Count On It

As I listened to this week’s podcast, I was reminded of a conversation my friends and I had with Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, and Maria Bamford a few years ago… more

Pizza Is My Life

Having a case of the Mondays? Mend your Monday blues with the Rotolo’s Pizza jingle. You’ll love it, whether you are a family on the go or not. (Editor’s note:… more

The Michael Scott Algorithm

You’ve got to give it to Chloé Kiddon and Yurly Brun. That’s what she said. These two computer scientists at the University of Washington created my new favorite system for… more

Laser Beamz

  Let it be known, the Empire is not welcomed on Earth and the US Navy is prepared to defend it. Late last week the Navy successfully tested a laser…. more

Don’t Look Into Her Eyes

For anyone who has yet to see this wonderful new Tumblr account, be warned. What you are about to see may be extremely disturbing and entirely hilarious. Chicks With Steve… more

Happy Birthday, Bun-Bun!

Today is the 200th birthday of chemist Robert Bunsen. He left us with the Bunsen burner, caesium, rubidium, and one heck of a Muppet. I’ll always remember him for his… more

A Message From MESSENGER

MESSENGER sent us the first ever set pictures taken by a spacecraft orbiting Mercury. This is the first, shared yesterday morning: Someone call the Doctor. There appears to be a… more

Dude, Sweet Dachshund-Flip Off That Hubba

First, there were wooden planks with roller skate wheels. Next, pressed wood decks with polyurethane wheels fixed with custom trucks. Now, the next stage in skateboarding technology is upon us… more

Gettin’ Down With Thom Yorke and Rodeohead

Yesterday, Christopher Hardwick shared a wonderful Firefly/Rodeohead mashup with us all. Not to take away from it and get all elitist nerd on ya, but while I loved it,… more

It’s World Math Day!

Today is World Math Day, my favorite math holiday after Pi Day and Mole Day. 5.3 million students from 218 countries participate in a huge collective to answer as… more

Long Live The King

What a night to have terrible insomnia! First Radiohead releases their video for “Lotus Flower” on YouTube. A succulent treat to get us through the grueling Friday until “The King… more

Happy Valentine’s Day, Love Radiohead

While you were sleeping, a king arrived. At 1:30AM PST, Radiohead announced their new album The King of Limbs. The album is available for pre-order to arrive on the… more

A Letter To The Internet

Dear Internet, I wrote you this letter. I love you, Internet. I love you harder everyday. When I wake up, I could go outside and soak in some much needed… more

The Laugh Heard ‘Round The World

I think everyone agrees that Natalie Portman’s laugh was the highlight of this year’s Golden Globes. She just went on and on and on. As soon as you thought she… more

More Fun With The Concept Of Freezing Water

5 seconds later, her nose shattered when she sneezed. [via Break] You can follow Matthew on Twitter…. more


Robert Popper unleashed a beast when he retweeted this video. I can’t stop doing the new dance in school. The new dance in school. The new dance. The new dance…. more

They Talk In Maths(?)

In the summer of 1997, Radiohead released an album that many consider the best album of the 90’s and the past 25 years, OK Computer. 10 years later, they… more

Hoth Is A Bad Vacation Getaway, Jabba

With the holidays behind us and New Years right around the corner, it’s basically just boring old winter time again. Fortunately, somebody has taken advantage of the blizzard sweeping the… more

“Merry Christmas; I Love You”

Click here for a little Christmas surprise! (via I Own Image) (found on Digg) (Merry Christmas) (tweets)… more