Mad Max

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V.25 No.10 | 3/10/2016


The Daily Word in the Zodiac Killer, pinot noir and drinking

The Daily Word

Is Ted Cruz the Zodiac Killer?

In people are the worst news: someone stole this couple's son's ashes in Albuquerque before they could get back to Kansas.

New app helps determine your cause of drinking. I already know my cause of drinking—life.

Now you can actually buy pinot noir by the star of “Peeno Noir.”

Mad Max swept the Oscars this year, but what if the movie was called Reasonable Max?

V.20 No.23 | 6/9/2011


The Daily Word with Condom-Stuffed Acorns, Creepy Red Skies, Red Light Cameras Back

The Daily Word

Did you feel like you vacationed in Hell last night, or at the very least had a front row seat on the set of Terminator 2: Judgment Day? Me too. That Arizona fire has scorched nearly 350 square miles so far.

A devastating heat wave including “oppressive humidity” is heading east ...

... While Hawaii gets a smattering of summer snow.

Obama’s not too popular with the college crowd anymore.

A “voodoo mom” has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for bypassing doll, burning daughter.

Okay, okay, now I’m totally convinced the world is ending. Mexican drug gangs are building heavily armored tanks a la Mad Max.

The drug wars get even creepier with these bodies hanging from a bridge in Monterrey.

Singapore is going to pass Las Vegas as the world’s second-largest gambling center this year.

The Boston Bruins obliterated the Vancouver Canucks 8-1 last night in the Stanley Cup Finals, probably prompted by this vicious hit on Nathan Horton.

I’ve gotten some strange things before, but never anything like condom-stuffed acorns.

I always referred to them as “moon walks,” but watch this “bounce house” go airborne with kids inside.

Red light cameras are back on. Again.

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Video Games

This Week In Games 9.26.10

10 minutes of some pretty amazing Bioshock: Infinite gameplay footage.

Lionhead Studio's 11 year-old boy simulator, Milo, got axed.

Pokemon: Black and White sold 2.6 million copies in 2 days in Japan.

The truly interesting looking Bulletstorm gets a cannonball gun.

Netflix finally treks north - Canadian PS3 and Wii owners can start streaming right now. Sorry, Canuck 360 owners, you'll have to wait until "soon" gets here.

In a not so genius move, last week Good Old Games pretended to go out of business to ... attract business. What they got was ire. And business.

StarCraft II gets its first post-launch balance patch.

Man, for a game sold on its online coop capabilities, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is missing a lot of online coop.

A Mad Max open world game? Count me in (though I hope this guy is retired).

Yep. Inception video game.

Rumor: HD collections of Prince of Persia and Splinter Cell series are coming.

Little Big Planet 2 has been delayed until next year.

Cave Story is going portable, and thankfully is being developed by the same studio (Nicalis) who put out the Wii version.

Xbox 720? Not going to happen anytime soon, says MS exec.

V.18 No.51 | 12/17/2009

Idiot Box

Auto Erotica

Love the Beast on SPEED

For me, the SPEED Channel has always been chaff. A specialty station that sits unused somewhere in the middle of my satellite dish menu. I’m not what you’d call a gearhead and was extremely happy the day my paychecks got big enough that I could pay someone else to change the spark plugs in my car. I realize, however, that there are plenty of people for whom motor vehicles are a downright obsession.

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