Fastenings: Duct Tape

February 11, 2010

A list of Duct Tape’s uses on the moon.


The Rarest and Most Valuable NES Games

February 11, 2010

1990 Nintendo World Championships: Gold Edition: $15,000 – $21,000
Rarity = 10
In 1990, Nintendo famously held a gaming tournament in Los Angeles, California, not unlike the one in the finale of the cult classic film, The Wizard.

More rare NES games. What I love is that you can find the ROMs to all of these on the net, but that’s not the point now is it?

The Lady Likes… – notpants: Apparently, American Apparel is aware…

February 11, 2010

Finally. You would be surprised how many NYU students don’t understand this. Actually, you would probably also be surprised how many NYU girls just don’t wear pants at all.

Yeah, because that’s worked SO well for MS in the past.

February 11, 2010

Bill Gates thinks the iPad is OK, but lacking compared to his own vision of tablet computing. Speaking to business blog Bnet he said, “You know, I’m a big believer in touch and digital reading, but I still think that some mixture of voice, the pen, and a real keyboard-in other words a netbook-will be the mainstream on that.”


February 11, 2010

Rumors are circulating that the Hughes Brothers’ next project could be a live-action remake of Akira. But they don’t just want one film — the Warner Brothers picture is planned as a two-parter.

That’s got to be an awkward place around dinnertime.

February 11, 2010

Now that David S. Goyer has left FlashForward just a few months after taking over as the sole showrunner, the show has named three replacements: Goyer’s wife and past collaborator, Jessika Borsiczky…

“Hey honey, how was your day?”
“Not bad, just fixing up the plot holes you left open in episode 4. Normal stuff.”

Old Nintendo NES system and five games sell for $13,105 on eBay Boing Boing

February 11, 2010

John Park says: “Some woman had an old Nintendo and a few random games for sale. Turns out one of them was a super rare collectors dream game, so it went for around $13,000!”

Holy crap!