Category Archives: Entertainment

Need tires in Japan?

Autoway Tires in Japan has  a new ad out that shows the need for good traction in the snow when faced with supernatural beings. There’s just nothing worse than being run down by the undead while you sit a spin … Continue reading

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The Great White Lego North

Jeff Friesen is a photographer based in Halifax NS. Along with numerous international awards, he has had his photographs published in such papers as National Grographic, Der Spiegal (Germany), London Daily Mail, Saltscapes, and many others. As a sideline, he … Continue reading

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I LIke Beer

I love a good beer and when I travel I enjoy finding locally brewed beer, or just a beer with a eye-catching name or label. A few I’ve delved into recently include: King’s Table Real Ale purchased at the Tower … Continue reading

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The Physics of Mosh Pits

I was a bit old by the time mosh pits became popular, but I have been in a few clubs where they were happening. In fact, in one, some of the dancers formed a wall between us and the pit … Continue reading

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Star Trek Dowager

Ok, I’m just putting this here without further comment.

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Stick Balancing

This is a performing artist balancing weighted sticks to create an unbelievable example of physics and biology.

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Batshit Crazy Batman

Wingsuit / BASE-jump athlete Alexander Polli does the never before done—a tactical flight through a narrow cave on a rugged mountainside. The flight starts with a jump from a hovering helicopter, Alexander reaches speeds of 250 km/h (155 mph) while … Continue reading

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Release the KR-KN!

Tableau Software in Seattle is the home for this creation as shown in the Ocre Jelly‘s Flickr Photostream. After the death of the Emperor Palpatine and Lord Vader, the Empire made a last ditch attempt to thwart their enemies by … Continue reading

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Jesus was not a Zombie

Last weekend there were a lot of snide comments about Easter being Zombie Jesus Day, and that is certainly the myth that has propagated over the last two millennia. However, a new documentary short from Spain shows us that while … Continue reading

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The Best Ski-LIft Ever

If you really wanted to enjoy skiing or snowboarding, the trip back uphill should be just as much fun as the trip downhill.   I might even try it.

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