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by Jed
Wed Jun 24, 2009 10:34 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: For all you Gundam fans
Replies: 2
Views: 5588

For all you Gundam fans

by Jed
Sun Jun 21, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: USB reader for SNES cartridges
Replies: 0
Views: 4882

USB reader for SNES cartridges

For those who are so inclined, you too can build a USB reader for SNES game cartridges!
http://hackaday.com/2009/06/19/usb-read ... ame-carts/

The page also includes a pretty nifty demo video, showing the creator playing, on his laptop, Super Mario World directly from the cartridge.
by Jed
Sat Jun 20, 2009 3:30 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Behold! Pixar's awesomeness
Replies: 1
Views: 4601

Behold! Pixar's awesomeness

Pixar flew an employee with a DVD copy of Up to grant a 10-year-old girl's dying wish.
http://www.neatorama.com/2009/06/19/pix ... last-wish/
by Jed
Mon Jun 15, 2009 8:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Wassup 2008
Replies: 1
Views: 4636

Wassup 2008

I realise this is like a half-year old. But it's new to me. And pretty darn awesome. :P

If you haven't seen the original "wazzup" commercials, see here and here.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qq8Uc5BFogE
by Jed
Tue Jun 09, 2009 7:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Tokyo's Life-Sized Gundam
Replies: 4
Views: 9152

Tokyo's Life-Sized Gundam

Impressive and crazy. Apparently, they're almost done building a life-sized statue of a Gundam in Tokyo:
http://www.dannychoo.com/detail/mac/eng ... undam.html
by Jed
Mon Jun 08, 2009 10:46 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Crazy sports for fun and profit
Replies: 4
Views: 7967

Re: Crazy sports for fun and profit

The Gloucestershire Cheese Rolling Championships was two weeks ago. Too bad we missed it.
http://presurfer.blogspot.com/2009/05/g ... lling.html
by Jed
Mon Jun 08, 2009 12:20 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Google Translate songs
Replies: 1
Views: 5048

Google Translate songs

Meme songs Google-translated to Russian to Japanese and back to English:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvgYbLGGgBY

This part took me a while to get...I had to cheat by looking at the tags:
Spoiler:
cocoa precipitate = chocolate rain