We haven’t seen the full Turkish movie, Kareteci Kız (1973), but by the appearance of this death scene taken from the show, it looks to be pretty funny (note, it’s not intended to be a comedy). Here is what we believe to be the world’s worst death scene in a movie.
Posts in September, 2012
Oooh, Ahhhh. Man accidentally sexts phone’s contact list – free after 18 months in jail for sex offenses
Craig Evans, 24-year-old swimming coach from the UK, was feeling a little frisky when he texted his girlfriend asking if she would have sex with him “skin on skin” and whether she liked it “fast or slow”. His unfamiliarity with his BlackBerry Smartphone allowed the sexts (to be sent to all contacts in his contact […]
Renowned director Ridley Scott takes fans on a gripping sci-fi adventure that “kicks ass so hard and often that it’s impossible not to be thrilled by it”. Launching into space to discover the mysterious creators of the human race, the “genuinely epic” film, PROMETHEUS, debuts globally on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD October 9 from […]
Given the ongoing thermonuclear patent war between Google (Samsung) and Apple over trivial things like pinch to zoom and rounded corners on icons, you gotta wonder if the patent system is prime for a rework. Here’s further proof – a 2002 patent for a swing suspended by chains hanging from a horizontal tree branch.
Anonymous today released a list of 3,810 nicks and TORChat IDs (and one tormail.com email address) on pastebin. I have to say, the nicks used by these guys is pretty disturbing and demonstrates a remarkable absence of feeling or emotion. A sample of the list is included here along with a link to the pastebin […]
After nine years of searching, a group of Japanese researchers may have finally done it. Researchers in Japan have reported that they have created an atom of element 113, an element with 113 protons and 165 neutrons in its nucleus.
Oh Tim Cook, you’re killing us. Your apology was heartwarming, touching even, and made me feel your pain. I truly felt anguish for the Apple Maps embarrassment. Then I thought, “What would Steve Jobs do?” Well, he sure as hell wouldn’t have sent his customers over to Bing and Google.
18-year-old Manick Yoj, created this awesome mechanical hand for a steampunk-themed Halloween costume. The hand is articulated and follows the motion of the user’s fingers through front and back motion. Yoj says the project was well received by other Halloweeners.
Google has launched Field Trip, a location-based app that is “your guide to the cool, hidden, and unique things in the world around you.” Set up Field Trip with your areas of interest (e.g. architecture, historic places, lifestyle, obscure places of interest, food and drink, movie locations, offers and deals), and Field Trip will run […]
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have succeeded in obtaining and reconstructing a persons thoughts and memories. The result is a crude digital recording of the visuals occurring in the person’s head putting us one step closer to being able to record thoughts or dreams (and uploading them to YouTube).
570-Megapixel Dark Energy Camera aims to figure out the mysterious dark energy that fills our universe
Over the course of five years, beginning in December 2012, DECam will survey one-eighth of the sky (20 times larger than the full moon), image more than 300 million galaxies, 100,000 galaxy clusters, and 4,000 supernovae, the bright dying throes of stars.
Tim Cook issues letter to iPhone owners apologizing for the Apple Maps fiasco and suggesting alternative mapping solutions
Tim Cook issued a letter to iPhone owners today apologizing for the Apple Maps fiasco. In the letter (see below) he summarizes the problem and suggests customers try alternatives like Bing, MapQuest, or Google Maps.
Warner Home Video has announced the release date and details for the Dark Knight Rises DVD release. The Dark Knight Rises starring Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Anne Hathaway and Gary Oldman, will rise on December 4, 2012 in 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and full 1080p video. A Combo Pack priced at […]