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Homemade Portal Pinball Machine

If pinball is great and Portal is great, then a Portal pinball machine is simply amazing. Unfortunately, there aren’t any commercially available…yet. That didn’t stop Reddit user iliveon though -he simply made his own pinball machine based on the popular game. Link Via Kotaku

Get Your Pinball Fix With Snowball

For those of you who can never get enough fun Flash games to play when no one’s looking at you at work, may I recommend Snowball, a fantastic Flash pinball game that captures the true spirit of the game while adding in some fun elements that are impossible for a real pinball machine to incorporate. Link [...]

Manhattan 4:33PM

(YouTube Link) Manhattan as the sun goes down is re-imagined as a pinball machine. It was created in After Effects and was directed by Lizzie Oxby. It ’stars’ John Taylor who also worked out the compositing details, set up the After Effects project and did the final grading. Perhaps this should be the first in a series [...]

11 High School Dropouts Who Found Success Anyway

Every year an alarming number of high school students decide to call it quits on their education. While many, if not most, live to regret the decision, quite a few dropouts have done pretty well for themselves. Here’s a look at 11 high school dropouts who went on to find great success. (Film and music [...]