Author - Widge

That Handsome Devil: They’re Bein’ Clean

That Handsome Devil - "It Ain't Easy"

Well, at least while we’re all trapped inside our homes waiting for science to save us all, we can get entertained. Taking part is That Handsome Devil, a band from Brooklyn I discovered recently…I don’t even remember how. But I’m sure glad I did. They are gloriously gonzo and demented, which is further evidenced by frontman Godforbid hanging out with a special friend to while away the time of the plague. “For your quarantined enjoyment,” they said. Oh yes indeed. Just make sure you wash your hands after using a slide.

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Ben & Jerry’s Netflix & Chill’d – Ice Cream Review

Every few months, it seems, Reese’s comes out with some new variation on their signature Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. One was the Peanut Butter Lovers version: a top layer of peanut butter (ish?) stuff on top of a small layer of chocolate, then the regular filling. If you’re one of those people, who love the hell out of some peanut butter, well…then you’re doomed. Make peace with your gods, because I’ve found the ice cream that’s been sent to Earth specifically to kill you.

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Beware: Polaroids of You in the 70s Could Now Be Made Hi-Def

Reddit user Shir_man has posted this video, in which he says he’s used neural networks to “upgrade” the classic Lumière Brothers film L’arrivée d’un train en gare de La Ciotat (translated into English as Oh Look, Train’s Here) to 4K and 60 FPS. (If the YouTube thumbnail didn’t give that last part away.) I tried to find the original resolution and frame rate, but I couldn’t find it documented. I assume it was 0.0001K and 5.5 FPS or something.

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Your Weekend Justice #255: For All the Great Danes Named Hamlet

Capwolf!

It’s Weekend Justice: the Internet’s #1 audio trainwreck. This episode is from the archives: recorded in May 2016.

Agenda:

  • Widge finally sees Deadpool
  • The spreading of Megacon and seeing Stan Lee
  • This is back when Widge could remember names, apparently
  • Civil War works…no idea how
  • Killing your Big Bad three times just to make sure
  • The Flash show is up to something
  • Ming-Na Wen on very little sleep
  • Death is a no because time travel (plus contract)
  • Much Legends of Tomorrow chat
  • Also, Agents of SHIELD
  • Ghost Rider: The Sitcom
  • Preacher
  • 12 Monkeys: The Series
  • The uncertain state of Marvel TV shows
  • JJ reports on X-Men: Apocalypse
  • Peter Dinklage in Pixels
  • Women in Star Wars? Saints preserve us!
  • Convincing Chris Evans to keep wielding the shield
  • Out Steve Perrying Steve Perry
  • Rox, cult expert, on The Following
  • Superhero fashion and Jon wants a dance belt
  • Jim Henson’s Game of Thrones
  • The old school HBO logo
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