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Every Toaster Is Just A Game Console Waiting To Happen

As I pondered the recent and lovely modding work of Finnish artist Jarno Kotavuopio, I pondered the perfection of toaster as video game console. Such a simple and elegant device, with a classic aesthetic that outshines any true console. Plus it makes toast, which is delicious. » 2/22/15 3:30pm 2/22/15 3:30pm

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Hello, Internet! Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column that managed to rescue Quickclaw and Rhonda in Pitfall II. That's right! ATARI 2600, BABY. » 2/19/15 4:00pm 2/19/15 4:00pm

The 14 Songs of Valentine... in Video Games

On February 14, Anne Howard Shaw's Day is celebrated after the leader of the women's suffrage movement in the United States. Coincidentally, it is also the same day where the feast of St. Valentine is celebrated in numerous countries around the world to pay respects to the martyrdom of many Christian figures that… » 2/14/15 1:00pm 2/14/15 1:00pm

Love, According to Video Games

Games have - to put it mildly - a weird-ass approach to love. But love is weird in real-life, too. In time for Valentine's Day, this is a celebration of video game romance in all its strange, stalkery, even inter-species forms. Enjoy - and maybe don't try them out in real life. » 2/12/15 4:00am 2/12/15 4:00am

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Ask Dr. Nerdlove: How Do I Start Over?

Hello, Internet! Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column dedicated to helping you jumpstart your dating life with a New Game +. It's the dawn of a new year and that makes it a perfect time for a fresh start. This week, we have a letter from someone who wants to do just that. How do you start over… » 1/08/15 4:00pm 1/08/15 4:00pm

A Year's Worth Of Dating Advice For The Modern Geek

Love may be a many splendored thing, but that doesn't mean we don't screw it up from time to time. This year, we decided to hire a guy who might help with that. » 1/01/15 3:00pm 1/01/15 3:00pm

This Is Why Players Love EVE Online

One of my biggest gaming regrets is that I've never taken the time to really dig deep into EVE Online. This latest trailer, featuring the voices of actual players, is a monument to what everyone else is missing. » 11/22/14 11:00am 11/22/14 11:00am

​Ask Dr. Nerdlove: How Do I Get A Second Date?

Hello, Internet! Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column that can tell you how to lower your AT Field before getting stuck in the Dirac Sea of loneliness. » 11/14/14 2:15pm 11/14/14 2:15pm

Ask an Expert: Leveling Up Your Dating Game with Dr. Nerdlove

Is your love life DOA? Say hello to Harris O'Malley, otherwise known as Dr. Nerdlove. The good doctor offers love, sex, and dating advice to those of us—nerds, dweebs, dorks, et al—who may be more comfortable playing Magic the Gathering than actually going to a gathering. » 11/03/14 3:09pm 11/03/14 3:09pm

The Most Common U.S. Sandwich Fillings, Not Counting Love

A 2009-2010 survey of more than 5,000 U.S. adults over the age of 20 shows that while 49 percent of Americans eats at least one sandwich a day, those sandwiches contain much more lettuce and mayonnaise than the strong emotion that makes all sandwiches taste better. I blame the Centers for Disease Control and… » 10/20/14 9:40am 10/20/14 9:40am

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​Ask Dr. Nerdlove: Dating On Hard Mode

Hello Internet! Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column that helps you answer the eternal call of Looking For Group for the epic endgame raid of life. » 10/02/14 2:00pm 10/02/14 2:00pm

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