This is a “cinematic hyperlapse” tour of some of Paris’s most famous landmarks. Granted, I have no idea what a cinematic hyperlapse tour is supposed to be, but it was nothing like the Star Tours ride at Disneyland, which is what I was hoping for and was disappointed. There weren’t
Taking his previous project of a halved back wheel bike to the next illogical step, Youtuber The Q has built the ‘Epic Bicycle Formula 0.5 + 0.5 = 0.33 + 0.33 + 0.33’, a bicycle that has a front wheel split into thirds, and its back wheel split in half,
This is a racing bar chart of the most popular memes of 2021, ranked by popularity per month as according to Know Your Meme pageviews. I also included the same style of bar chart they created for all memes from 2011 – 2020, divided into yearly quarters. I learned a
Because the heck if I know, this is a video of University of Illinois gymnast Evan Manivong sticking the landing for a career-high tying vault, and immediately celebrating by whipping out his vaccination card for everyone to see. That’s…something. Me? I would have whipped out a stolen credit card and
Japanese artist Yasuhiro Suzuki dared to dream. Dared to dream of a boat that looks like a giant zipper “unzipping” the waters between the Azumabashi and Sakurabashi bridges on the Sumida River in Tokyo. Now that — that is some seriously daring dreaming. Some more details while I daydream very
This is the already incredibly funded (~$700,000!) Kickstarter campaign for the STOIC standing mat, a modular standing mat “inspired by nature to stretch, strengthen and massage your feet during your workday.” Honestly, it looks like it was inspired by making me just want to sit down. Stoic has interchangeable footpads
This is a video of musician/starer Kestrel Tapes performing Toto’s ‘Africa’, but in a minor key. It kinda sounds like The X-Files theme. What’s a minor key anyways? Beats me. Major key? No clue. Major Tom? *wiping tear* HE WAS A SPACE HERO. Keep going for the video, as well
This is the officially licensed The Goonies Monopoly game made by Monopoly bastardizer USAOPOLY. It costs around $42 on Amazon and comes with properties based on movie locations, six custom sculpted tokens (little girl’s bike, copper bones, gold doubloon, statue of David, Willy’s eye patch, and skull & cross bones.