Everyone, I’m elated to tell you that Tumblr will be joining Yahoo.
Before touching on how awesome this is, let me try to allay any concerns: We’re not turning purple. Our headquarters isn’t moving. Our team isn’t changing. Our roadmap isn’t changing. And our mission – to empower creators to…
Podium Cycling sells this boss Pee-Wee Herman skinsuit for your Big Adventures. They also do Spider-Man and various other novelties (light-up Tron, “hipster,” etc), but Pee-Wee takes the cake. (via Pee-Wee Herman cycling skinsuit - Boing Boing)
If you’ve now been foiled in your ambitions to personally own this piece of sixties pop culture goodness, you can console yourself with the fact that you can buy a pretty decent-looking replica online for about $190k (plus shipping from the UK). It’s not exactly pocket change, but the fiberglass replica includes all the expected toys and gizmos — including that rocket exhaust flamethrower — and adds few modern touches (like a six speaker sound system) and puts up pretty impressive performance numbers, like a 5 second 0-60 time. (via TV’s Original Batmobile Sells for $4.6 Million: Don’t Worry, You Can Still Buy Flame-Spewing Replica for $190k | GeekDad | Wired.com)
We evolved from primitive creatures, but we never quite shed ourselves of their legacy. You know the clever, rational part of your brain you think of as your human consciousness? Let’s call him Albert. He lives in your brain alongside an impulsive baby reptile called Rex.