Homer Simpson tries to vote for Obama

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] I know this isn’t very geeky but when I found this on YouTube, I laughed so hard that I couldn’t resist posting it here.   Plus you’d better watch it quick before YouTube takes it down! Homer tries to vote for Barack Obama in the upcoming election but he discovers […]

To Zombies From Google, re: Our Brains

by Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] Good news! Google, in addition to servicing most of your Internet-related needs, is also fighting hard to save your brains. Today, their robots.txt begins with the lofty declaration: User-agent: zombies Disallow: /brains That’s right: zombies are disallowed from accessing /brains today. I for one feel much safer knowing that […]

Waterslide Transport System Makes Commuting a Real Pleasure

Barclaycard has recently released an awesome new commercial showing why a waterslide transport system would be the ultimate way to commute from and to your workplace. Wouldn’t something like this make your day just a little bit brighter? As far as I’m concerned, I know it would! [Via The Raw Feed]

Big Changes in Store for Doctor Who Fans

By Jimmy Rogers Contributing Writer, [GAS] I know that I’m not the only Doctor Who fan out here on Geeks Are Sexy.  Our love of Britain’s most celebrated Sci-Fi show is as potent as that of any Trekkie or Star Wars buff.  Well, brace yourself, my brethren, for some rough news. There have been rumors […]

Question of the Day: Would You Use This Toilet?

By Jimmy Rogers Contributing Writer, [GAS] Sorry for the odd title, but check out this ridiculous toilet. It’s similar to the kind found in prisons, but there are two main differences.  For one it’s out on a public sidewalk.  Also…it’s in a box of one-way glass.  That’s right, you can see them but they can’t […]

Let Current, Twitter, and Digg Guide Your Election Night Antics

By Jimmy Rogers Contributing Writer, [GAS] If you’ve been following the election recently and happen to be a geek, odds are you get a bit of your news coverage from social networks.  Well on November 4th, two of those networks, Digg and Twitter, will be coming together on Current TV to bring you an election […]

Look out Microsoft, here comes the Google Air Force!

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] Microsoft should start building some anti-aircraft defenses at Redmond because Google executives now have a fighter jet as part of their fleet of planes, or to be more precise, a Dornier Alpha of joint German and French design.   Nice the things you can get a hold of when you […]

The Beatles go digital with Rock Band-type video game

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] For years, the Beatles have frustrated their fans with refusing to have their back catalogue released online on sites such as iTunes and others.   Now the surviving members of the Fab Four have done a sudden U-turn by deciding to digitally release their music in the form of a […]

Binary Rickroll

by Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] Apparently a countdown to the European music awards has begun, and whereas I’m sure the show will be swell (hosted by Katy Perry of “I Kissed a Girl” fame and featuring a performance by Kanye West), that news isn’t exactly geeky enough for us here at [GAS]. However, this […]

Amazing Geek Toy: The Van De Graaff Levitation Wand

I just ordered this today for my son from Thinkgeek. Ok, ok, not ONLY for my son. God, I can’t believe I’m 34 and still buying toys like these. I think I’m a lost cause. This battery powered wand features a mini Van de Graaff generator inside. Push a button on the handle and the […]

Homemade Batcave Hides Shiny Lamborghinis

Now all I can say after seeing this is: Wow. I have no idea how much building this automated underground garage must have cost, but I’m sure it approaches the cost of a small house, and this is without mentioning the value of the cars hidden inside. [Via Giz]

Epic Fail: Animal (From the Muppets) Outsmarts German Police

No this is not a fake picture; it’s a real shot, taken by a radar camera, of Animal (From the Muppets), driving a British Audi, and driving the German police absolutely crazy. At first, I’m sure the policeman thought this was an amusing situation, but the culprit continues to appear on camera again, and again, […]