Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr. Fox will be released this November 13th, 2009 as invisioned by Wes Anderson’s new stop-motion. The non CGI animation is voiced by some of Hollywood’s top talent, starring Owen Wilson, George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman, and Bill Murray. Fantastic Mr. Fox is on the run! The three meanest farmers around… [Read More]
Archives for August 2009
The biggest news today is that Walt Disney bought Marvel Comics for four billion dollars. This acquisition will increase licensing deals and new amusement park attractions. Disney is positioning themselves as one of the biggest entertainment units in North America. They just keep getting bigger and diversifying to different tastes globally. Many licensing deals will… [Read More]
Parent groups are up in arms in England over an innocent candy wrapper of sweet nothings. Haribro a candy company the makers of MAOAM a local sour candy has a cute winking green face character with a lurid smile in subtle suggestive posing. Parents see something else behind these supposedly cute cartoon characters that use… [Read More]
Food Gawker is the taste-bud voyeur of your stomach. This compiler site gathers the must interesting food blog recipes and foods that will make your eyes hunger to your fridge and whip up some of these delicatessens of delight. There is a global taste for everybody in here.
If you like living on the edge literally then the V-House is the house for you. These v-shaped houses are nestled on cliffs in the jungle and offer a unique retreat for those with a taste of adventure. These treehouse-like structures are based on hooches in Puerto Rico and Oregon designed by Jo Scheer. The… [Read More]
Mooch is the new free. BookMooch is a community for exchanging used books. Imagine a site where you can send and receive books for free. All you do is pay the shipping and the handling. If you want to keep the book, it’s all yours. A very simple exchange with no strings.
I hate shopping at Ikea, it’s like a giant catalog warehouse. You have to go through the store like a rodent in a maze. I expect to meet with the Minotaur at any corner when I shop there. It’s so frustrating at times. It turns out that the giant corporate company is actually registered as… [Read More]
When you eat the newly christened Double Down from KFC. You better get 911 on speed dial when you bite down on KFC’s new burger that is bunless. Who needs bread when you can sandwich two slices of bacon, a slice of pepper jack cheese, a slice of Swiss cheese, and some of the Colonel’s… [Read More]
Don’t think Hollywood are the only ones running out of ideas. The gaming industry in a nutshell have always been the same concepts with new backgrounds and characters. A Boy and his Blob is an old game from the 90’s from NES and now is getting a radical make-over in a new 2d animation redux… [Read More]
Imagine driving a car in the shape of a phone. ” Officer I was not on the phone, I am in the phone!” Having a car today is a luxury today, police are waiting every corner ready to pounce a ticket on you. It seems city coffers are empty as of late and politicians you… [Read More]
Many people are guitar illiterate, there are many cool tools online to encourage you to learn how to play. Most people would not know what a chord was if it hit them on the head. Between RockBand and Guitar Hero, guitar learning is on the rise. Will we see a whole new slew of guitar… [Read More]
If you remember Simon in the Land of Chalk Drawings , Davy Crockett in Outer Space is right up your alley. Tiny Inventions the studio who produced this video recently produced a new music video called Electric Car for They Might Be Giants for the upcoming children’s CD/DVD “Here Comes Science”. It’s amazing to see… [Read More]