The Museum of Jurassic Technology (MJT) in Culver City has a permanent exhibit devoted to the Sputnik space dogs, dogs found on Moscow streets, trained, dressed in dog-sized space suits then sent into orbit by the Soviet space program late in the 1950s and early in the 1960s. The exhibit features cl ... More >>
Hero and his new hottie
The two hours and 34 minutes of Transformers: Dark of the Moon are loaded with unimaginable violence, but only one spasm left the audience at the theater where I watched it speechless.
They cheered the robot-on-robot slugfests, rendered in terabyte-straining slow moti ... More >>
Tonight, Barack Obama referred to a past generation's "Sputnik moment" during the State of the Union address, and mentioned the lack of one for this generation.
We disagree--they might have had a Sputnik moment, but we had a Sigue Sigue Sputnik moment.
And it's still awesome after all these year ... More >>