Title start

Archive for the Category
‘Fun Stuff’

Title end

The Path Less Traveled

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

ip-2014-13w-u697Most ruled journals out there are printed with straight lines that run horizontally across the page. According to famed San Diego based artist Naomi Ritchie, straight lines can inhibit the artistic flow. Fortunately there are drawing pads with our lines and now there is the Inspiration Pad, a composition book with each page sporting a different pattern of lines and grids.

Bear in a queue…

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Bear in a queue

 

We’ve all been there, trying to decide if we should switch lines, and it usually results in the same outcome. Uff dah.

RoboCup

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Robocop-Mug‘Serve the public tea. Protect the coffee break. Upend the biscuit.’ Ladies and gentlemen, we’re proud to introduce the future of tea making technology: RoboCup.

Ok, so this generous ceramic vessel isn’t concealing a gun in its handle. It can’t dispense its own future-dystopian brand of tough justice. But that steely mush will be sure to put a smile on the face of any 80s actionaut – and fan of the original blockbusting movie.

That’s right. The original movie. Not the 2014 one. Although the new one is quite good… But does it have the satirical heft of the first? Fire up the kettle and discuss.

You have twenty seconds to comply.

Available from Amazon.com for $20.46 USD

B00HFX25CG

 

Robocop

Director: Paul Verhoeven
From: Robocop Trilogy
Genre: Action & Adventure
Released: July 17, 1987
Set in old Detroit, a crime-ridden ghetto of the not too distant future, a cop killed in the line of duty is robotized then dispatched to fight crime. But Robocop is haunted by memories and dreams of who and what he used to be. As he rediscovers his past, he uncovers a murder conspiracy at the highest level of police management.


App Store
 

Plastic Galaxy

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

Plastic Galaxy DVDLike no toys before them, Star Wars toys were a phenomenon that swept the nation, transforming both the toy and movie industries, and ultimately creating a hobby that, 30 years later, still holds sway over its fans. PLASTIC GALAXY: THE STORY OF STAR WARS TOYS is a documentary that explores the groundbreaking and breathtaking world of Star Wars toys. Through interviews with former Kenner employees, experts, authors, and collectors, it looks at the toys’ history, their influence, and the fond and fervent feelings they elicit today. The DVD also includes more than 40 minutes of extras! • Tiny Toys, Giant Disaster: The Star Wars Micro Line • Know Your Toy Lightsaber! • The Art and Science of Kenner Prototypes • Steve Sansweet: The Secret Origin of a Record Setting Collector.

Available from Amazon.com for $21.00 USD

B00IVC030G

[Available via Plastic Galaxy]

Yoda: Mysteries of the Universe

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Explaned


Clicky Web Analytics