This fantastically executed supercut illustrates the verse-verse-chorus formality of movie trailers (especially action movies), which all appear to be describing the same movie. (via Kottke)
3D printing giant Stratasys has asked the US Copyright Office to deny a proposal that would legalize jailbreaking your 3D printer in order to use your own feedstock. Read the rest
The USPTO granted a notorious patent troll a patent on allowing customers to change quantities after they place their initial order. Read the rest
Rep Ted Lieu (D-CA) is a USAF reserve colonel, former member of the Judge Advocate General Corps and holds a computer science degree -- he's one of the four members of Congress with any formal computer science qualifications. Read the rest
According to the Transportation Security Administration's Instagram, back in 2012 "a traveler at the Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) placed his firearm in a toy police officer kit. He even went as far as sticking a dart in the barrel." (more…)
From Matthew Kennelly. (more…)
Kettlebells are out. Removing intramedullary nails with hammer is in. What a workout!
As a child, I dreamed of becoming a surgeon, thanks to 1988's Life & Death -- before Surgeon Simulator or Trauma Center, this awkward, deathly-serious medical game gave me the idea that I should volunteer to practice appendectomies on the other third-graders. Read the rest
Flora Borsi is a photographer and digital artist from Hungary. She created a series calledThe Real Life Models, in which she created the "real" people who posed for famous paintings by Modigliani, Picasso, and others.