Also known as Boeing’s new patent for a laser forcefield.
After years of dormancy and speculation, The Broken Lizard crew has announced that they’ve secured distribution for Super Troopers 2… so that now all they need is the money to make it. With a base goal of $2 million, the comedians have turned to Indiegogo to crowd fund the cost of completion. Citing the fact that they’re just “normal guys who put their underwear on one foot at a time” Broken Lizard promises that the more money that’s raised, the crazier the film will be. With $32,000 raised in the first hour, Super Troopers 2 has the potential to be the BEST MOVIE EVER.
Dan Deacon taps a slew of talent to create the visuals for the new video to the song “When I Was Done Dying.”
Animators in order of appearance:
Read interviews with everyone involved with the process here
A look at Bangkok’s “Mexican Gangster” fashion subculture.
Japan’s new Kit-Kat Sandwich: Kit-Kats, whipped cream, and some type of orange jelly smushed between two pieces of sweet bread.
John A. Hillerich IV, great-grandson of Bud Hillerich, the man who brought baseball to Hillerich & Bradsby, announced that the family company just sold the intellectual property rights to their Louisville Slugger brand for $70 million to Amer Sports, the Finnish parent company of sporting goods giant Wilson.
Earlier this month Jerry Seinfeld was supposed to perform his first stand-up show in India. However, before the comedian could even get on a flight, the show was cancelled by police “due to traffic and parking concerns”. In response to the country’s let down, a couple of Indian comedians made the best of a bummer situation.
This batch of slides collected by Dave Schubert are all from the same photographer. In Schubert’s words “this guy was so good.”
Since January 1st, Costa Rica has gotten 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources.
Robots and the arts.
Designed to celebrate the end of the car’s production run, and a truly one-of-a-kind automobile.
No Small Parts is actor Brandon Hardesty’s web-series paying tribute to some of the greatest character actors. The episode above features the perpetually creepy Vincent Schiavelli.
Bob Haro talks about developing the freestyle BMX bike at the Kelloggs TV BMX Championship in 1984.
101 Skateboards’ Snuff video from 1993.
Featuring: Andy Stone, Jason Dill, Gabriel Rodriguez, Adam McNatt and Gino Iannucci.