World’s Largest Lighter is Equal Parts Awesome and Terrifying

Here we go folks: It’s another addition to our world’s biggest backyard items collection. Adding to the list already populated by the world’s largest super soaker and the world’s largest Nerf gun, we have the world’s largest lighter. Sploid picked up on this testament to flame-taming—this paragon of Drogon-style fire-spewing—and all we can say after […]

Come Hang with Nerdist and Geek & Sundry at WonderCon 2018!

We’re still reeling from losing a high-stakes pinball tournament at the Nerdist House in Austin, TX for SXSW, but we’ll bounce back fast because Con season is just around the corner. Up next on the Nerdist agenda is WonderCon! Once again, WonderCon is back in Anaheim, CA for another weekend of panels, parties, and wandering […]

Watch a Fast Car Smash a Fruit Stand in Super Slow Motion

Fruit Cart!: An expletive used by film buffs during any chase scene involving a foreign or ethnic locale, reflecting their certainty that a fruit cart will be overturned during the chase, and an angry peddler will run into the middle of the street to shake his face at the departing Porsche. —Roger Ebert’s Glossary of […]

Google Maps Will Turn into MARIO KART for Mario Day

Hey, thisa week itsa March 10th, better known as Mario Day (MAR10). And even though we don’t know what all of this year’s festivities and tributes will be, we’re pretty sure we can declare a winner for the best homage to the most famous red hat-wearing plumber ever–all of us. Because Google Maps will be […]