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UFO hacker Gary McKinnon charges dropped

Officials in Britain have opted to drop all charges after a legal battle lasting more than a decade. Asperger’s Syndrome sufferer Gary McKinnon’s extr…

Jedi vs. Sith Battle Chest

Jedi vs. Sith Battle Chest – $54.95 Does an epic battle between good and evil rage inside your little one? You need a force strong enough to quell the conflict. Behold the Jedi v.s Sith Battle Chest from the NeatoShop. This fantastic kit includes 2 complete role play sets. Now your child can be a Jedi [...]

Romney vs. Obama: An Epic Rap Battle

How about this, instead of another (boring) debate we have a Presidential Rap Battle? The guys are Epic Rap Battle are already ahead of us. Without taking sides, the candidates spit out everything from how Mitt thinks Obama won his first election, to exactly what Obama plans to do with his stimulus package (word to the [...]

The Missing Links: Super Creepy Ventriloquist Dummies

Honest Abe On the Big Screen The trailer for Steven Spielberg’s new film Lincoln is out and it looks great. But a lot of people are mentioning how high Lincoln’s voice sounds, and some are even creating parodies imagining other high-pitched characters as the Pres. Also: Check out this story of how one man’s great, great [...]

Slow Motion Ninja Battle Looks More Like A Dance Routine

(YouTube Link) Is this a fierce ninja battle or a dance off? Methinks it’s a little of both, for the sake of audience amusement. It’s a good thing that someone captured this deadly battle between men in tight black dance attire on video, so we can all study it and learn some sweet moves of our own! –via Geek [...]

24 Vintage Photographs of Abe Lincoln Being Awesome

Abraham Lincoln’s personal secretary John Nicolay believed that no photograph could capture Honest Abe’s essence: “There are many pictures of Lincoln,” he said, “[but] there is no portrait of him.” Over 130 photographs of Lincoln exist—here are a few you may not have crossed before. This daguerreotype, taken around 1846, is the earliest known photo [...]

LEGO Battle of Helms Deep

This unbelievably detailed replica of the Battle of Helm’s Deep was created by Daniel Z was created for a department store display in Oslo, Norway. I don’t know about you guys, bit I would sure as heck shop at a store that prominently displayed something this delightfully geeky. Link Via Geekosystem

Wolverine Riding a Pony Tattoo

Logan rides into battle on a pony (probably Blossom) in this tattoo by Chris Yoakum of Urban Body in Davis, California. He inked it for a man who wanted to remember his sister while she studied abroad for a year. Presumably that means that she is into Marvel. Link -via Buzzfeed

Selfish Young Brain Lacks the Skill to Share

As parents of three young children, my wife and I constantly tell our kids that they have to share. It’s an uphill battle, because they just don’t want to – Now, we found out [...]

Man vs. Goose, Now with Lightsabers

(Video Link) The classic battle between humanity and geese has escalated. Now, thanks to a touch of editing, the two sides are armed and ready to fight to the death. Prediction: within two days, the good people of the Internet will add appropriate sound effects to this video. -via Blame It on the Voices