Made by New York based Lotta Luv, this Cheetos lip balm is exactly what you think it is: orange lip balm that tastes like cheese. Would you be willing to give this thing a try? Personally, I Just got one thing to say about it: Ew!
By Miss Cellania Contributing Writer, [GAS] Keith Hendershot wrote Better than Drugs: Nine Spiny Ideas for the html times. The article is a detailed list of some jumping-off points that he hints someone should take off with and write a science fiction story about. There are some good ideas, and I don’t know if any [...]
Dear Jessica, Please run away as far as you can from this guy if you don’t want to end up with your belly cut open and some freak trying to get inside you. So ladies, if a guy would send you a love letter like this, how would you react? :) [Via emailsfromcrazypeople]
A word of warning to all our single geek readers: If you ever decide to wear this costume at that next Halloween party, please note that you’ll be increasing your chances of leaving the celebration miserable and alone tenfold. This was a friendly warning from your friends at geeksaresexy.net. [Via HolyTaco]
Using only narration and text, this inspiring video uses a clever trick to make its point about being alive in this generation.
By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] When I read about the new PSP Girlz Play Too campaign at Game Life this morning, for a second I actually thought it was a spoof. But no, it’s very real, and now all I can think is: OMG WTF were you, like, totally thinking, Sony? It’s not as [...]
We’ve all done it; a project that we hold dear in our memory and that made us realize that darn, being a geek is pretty darn sexy after all. For me, it probably was when a few friends and I installed and customized our own Telegard BBS, which was running on an old 286, in [...]
In the following video, Alain de Botton, author of the highly enjoyable The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work, examines our ideas of success and failure — and questions the assumptions underlying these two judgments. Is success always earned? Is failure? He makes an eloquent, witty case to move beyond snobbery to find true pleasure in [...]
I know that kids can sometimes be a real pain when you bring them shopping, but it’s not a reason to drag them along by a leash, especially if they’re on the floor when you’re doing so. [...] She was charged with felony first-degree cruelty to children. Police say she was observed by customers and [...]
By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] So, speaking of e-books… you may have heard that in a twist of Orwellian irony, Amazon recently wirelessly deleted copies of 1984 and Animal Farm from customers’ Kindles. Apparently there was a copyright issue, in that the third party distributor who okayed the e-versions of the books did not [...]
By Jimmy Rogers (@me) Contributing Writer, [GAS] When Star Trek: TNG ended and the franchise melted into less compelling series like Voyager and DS9 (let’s not even DISCUSS Enterprise), we “space action show” geeks felt a little lost. Nothing really stood out and said, “Here’s that great formula you know and love.” Then Stargate: SG1 [...]
Now that San Diego Comic Con 2009 is over, there are of course a billion pictures on the web, most involving people in insane (and by insane, I mean “holy cow, you made that?!”) costumes. I spent some time trudging through the crowd on Flickr so you don’t have to, and here are some of [...]