Monthly Archives: January 2010

Ducktales in Arabic

Again, posted this over at the site, but again worth a repost, and I think it fits into the geek/childhood retro category well enough to be worth a post here.

Totally immature and ridiculous, but the sense of incongruity I get from watching something so from my childhood and yet so different just makes this video hilarious.
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Hilarious Walmart Clown Commercial

Posted this over at and although not strictly a geek thing, it’s so goddamn funny, I think it deserves to be posted more than once.

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New Era Star Wars Baseball Caps

In the latest round of crazy Star Wars related merchandising, the Japanese branch of baseball cap manufacturer New Era has released a series of Star Wars themed baseball caps, including leather and shiny metallic representations of Darth Vader, R2D2, C3P0 etc.

They are a little pricey at around $50-60 U.S. each, and I don’t know if I’d wear one out in public, but definitely an interesting piece to have in the collection =)

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Japanese store offering the entire selection: