Over the past four decades, there have been so many Star Wars movies, comics, games, and TV shows that it’s almost impossible to keep track of them all. And that might explain why there are so many misconceptions and misunderstandings about the Star Wars universe. Because no matter how much you think you know, there […]
It’s not just the British that pronounce “z” as “zed”. The vast majority of the English speaking world does this. The primary exception, of course, is in the United States where “z” is pronounced “zee”. [Today I Found Out]
Learn all about the complete history of chocolate, from its origins in Mesoamerica in 1900 BCE up until today. Also, if you’re a hardcore chocolate lover just like we are here at Geeks are Sexy (My wife and I have tried almost all renowned chocalate makers in the province of Quebec as well as some […]
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, here are a few great deals we stumbled on while browsing the web this morning, starting with Amazon’s big sale where they’re offering up to 85% off on New York Times best-selling reads! –85% off New York Times best-selling reads (eBooks) Recommended titles from this sale: –The […]
For those of us who went through childhood in the eighties and nineties, Saturday morning cartoons were a part of what defined us as adults today. These two decades were completely different when it came to how we consumed content, especially when compared to how kids watch cartoons these days with the Internet and on […]
In this video, CineFix begins a 3 part journey through Middle-earth with J.R.R. Tolkien’s classics and Peter Jackson’s epic adaptations. With no restraint on spoilers, it’s time to ask, What’s the Difference?!? [CineFix]
Hey everyone, today is Pi day! For those not in the know, Pi day is celebrated by math enthusiasts (as well as bakers) all around the world each year on March 14th for the simple reason that Pi= 3.141592…, and 3.14 = March 14. Yeah, I know, this is kind of ridiculous, but hey, why […]
Capsule hotels are dream come true for budget travellers – particularly in upmarket Ginza in Tokyo. [Abroad in Japan]
Disclaimer: I’m part of those weird people and I’m really proud of it. As a Canadian, I’ve only been to Disney World once (in 2010,) and I’ve been looking forward to my second visit for YEARS now. Unfortunately, bringing a family of 5 there is crazy expensive, so I’m waiting for them to open the […]
One of the main reasons I enjoyed the Micro Men drama so much was that it featured all three computers (other than PCs) which I have owned in my life. And by owned I mean “had access to in my home as a child”. The first such machine is the ZX81, Sinclair’s second home machine, […]
When a kid claims to have a rollercoaster in their backyard, classmates usually know it’s a tall tale. That’s not the case with young Wyatt Brazelton — partly because he’s only two, and partly because his dad Scott really has built a rollercoaster, powered by elbow grease and gravity.
ThinkGeek is selling canvas art with a choice of four classic NES title box images. Each canvas cost $15.99, is 19″ by 13″ and is officially licensed by Nintendo. You can choose between Duck Hunt, Metroid, Super Mario Bros and The Legend of Zelda. Check them out at ThinkGeek.