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Football Whoopie Pies

Are you ready for some football? Then make these for your Super Bowl party. Laura McGlynn baked pumpkin cake batter in an egg mold pan. After they cooled, she split the egg-shaped cakes in half and decorated them with frosting. Link -via Foodbeast

5 Questions: The ‘Ultra’ Quiz

It’s not your everyday quiz, or even a Super Quiz. Monday’s mentalfloss.com 5 Questions quiz is The ‘Ultra’ Quiz.

Link Latte 182

#182 – Week of June 16, 2012 Welcome to Life: All Too Scary Scenario – [fantastic video] Most Detailed Urban Graffiti / Murals – [art, click next] Great Article: Lost Libraries – [pics, info] Known Universe: Staggering Scale Video – [wow video] Moving Optical Illusions by Takahiro Kurashima, more – [videos, art] Unbelievable Tube Made From VHS Magnetic Tape – [wow [...]

A Brief History of Console Video Games

In the first 30 seconds, this video takes us from Pong through a series of 1970s and early 1980s arcade games, then into NES versions of The Legend of Zelda and Super Mario Bros. In the remaining two and a half minutes, we’re treated to a wild ride of bleeping, blooping, and spastic visuals, [...]

6 Reasons People Gave Up Their Super Bowl Rings

Courtesy of SCP Auctions Former New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor’s ring from Super Bowl XXV fetched $230,401 in an auction over the weekend. Over the years, several athletes and at least one owner have relinquished ownership of their championship bling for various reasons. Here are some examples. 1. Because a Little Girl Made You In 2008, New [...]

Super Dingo Vs. The Pirates

(YouTube Link) This super strange short is called Super Dingo Vs. The Pirates, starring (surprise!) Super Dingo, a genetically modified dingo with a cyber eye and a bad attitude. It’s a comedic masterpiece starring a guy in a furry suit, a hilariously disheveled band of pirates, and a narrator so stereotypical it’s hard to put your finger [...]

Vhils Pays A Visit To Shanghai

Super original street artist Vhils is back with more of his urban deconstruction artworks, which are created by carving the details of each portrait into the walls to expose what lies beneath. I like to think of his works as artistic erosion, and his skills are undeniable because they’re written in stone. Check out his new [...]

Delicious Super Gross Suckers

Super Gross Suckers - $2.95 each Are you looking for a deliciously funny afternoon treat? You need a Super Gross Sucker from the NeatoShop. These hilarious Super Gross Suckers come in the following styles: Lobster Claw Sucker (Strawberry Flavored) Chicken Sucker (Orange Flavored) Steak Sucker (Cherry Flavored) Fish Head Sucker (Sour Lemon Flavored) You don’t have to tell anyone that they [...]

About Slacklining

Andy Lewis performed a slacklining routine during the Super Bowl halftime show, and amazed the audience. If slacklining is new to you, you can find out all about this extreme sport (or is it an art?) in an interview with climbing legend Dean Potter at National Geographic News Watch. Oh, yeah, that’s him in the [...]

Timeline of The Best Super Bowl Ads

Do you watch the Super Bowl for the sports or the commercials? Back in the 1960s, a 30-second ad spot cost about $42,000. Now, it’s $3.5 million, a whopping 8,300% increase. And something that costs that much money ought [...]