Hacked Alarm Clock Only Plays "I Got You Babe" Just Like Groundhog Day 

February 2 is one of the most important non-holidays on the calendar. You don't get to skip work, but when you get home, you get to watch Bill Murray in Groundhog Day again and again until the clock strikes midnight. And if you want to relive the film every day, Instructables has a fun hack that makes an alarm clock… » 2/02/15 1:30pm 2/02/15 1:30pm

Excellent one-minute short film is the grim version of Groundhog Day

Created by Spanish director Aritz Moreno and producer Leire Apellaniz, this 60-second short is the story a man who gets up and prepares some coffee. Or maybe he never gets up. It's like a dark, condensed version of Groundhog Day without the possibility of ever having a happy ending. » 10/14/14 9:04pm 10/14/14 9:04pm

10 Questions From Science Fiction That We're Glad Were Never Answered

We tend to think of science fiction and fantasy as being like mystery novels — the story is over when you solve the case. So we obsess over questions that have no answers. But here are 10 questions that are better unanswered, either because the possibilities are fascinating or because the answers would be terrible. » 4/29/14 5:19pm 4/29/14 5:19pm

Wake Up at the B&B from Groundhog Day Every Morning for Eternity

Just a day after the real-life Punxsutawney Phil forecast six more weeks of winter, the bed and breakfast where Groundhog Day was filmed hit the market. You could buy it, set an old-fashioned clock radio to go off at 6:00 a.m. playing "I Got You, Babe," and relive the same day over and over—and over and over and over… » 2/04/14 4:40pm 2/04/14 4:40pm

Groundhog Day: It's Time to Watch It Again, and Again

It's never not a good day to watch Groundhog Day, and today is even more not not a good day to watch it. Quite possibly one of the weirdest, most off-beat "holiday movies" out there, Groundhog Day is just begging to become a habit, something to recite sections of. » 2/02/13 9:00pm 2/02/13 9:00pm

Five Winter Predictors That Are Even Dumber Than a Groundhog

Today, millions of Americans waited with bated breath for a stupid rodent to see its shadow, all in hopes of figuring out how long winter will last. Silly? Sure. But not the weirdest winter predictor, not by a long shot. » 2/02/13 9:00am 2/02/13 9:00am

Get hold of the breastbone of a recently deceased goose. : "The length of the breastbone…

Groundhog Day: The Movie It Makes Sense to Watch Over and Over

Groundhog Day is such a wonderful movie that it's totally transformed the connotation of the actual holiday from "that day when we believe the magical rat is a weather god" to a symbol of unbearable repetitiveness. » 2/02/12 8:00pm 2/02/12 8:00pm

Five Winter Predictors That Are Even Dumber Than a Groundhog

Today, millions of Americans aited with bated breath for a stupid rodent to see its shadow, all in hopes of figuring out how long winter will last. Silly? Sure. But not the weirdest winter predictor, not by a long shot. » 2/02/12 10:00am 2/02/12 10:00am

Get hold of the breastbone of a recently deceased goose. : "The length of the breastbone…

Ultra-Powerful Sniper TV-B-Gone Rifle with LED Aim

TV-B-Gone + 30 infrared LEDs + mineral crystal lens + blue LED laser-like precision aim + PVC tubes + black paint = Judgement Day. And this time it's personal, punks. [hacked gadgets]
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PC Makers to Microsoft: "Vista Is Not a Seller. You Suck"

This may feel like Groundhog Day for you and Steve Ballmer, but according to computer and component manufacturers, Vista is not the hotcake that they were hoping for. The not-so-shiny-shiny-anymore OS is not helping sales at all and some companies may end with a whole bunch of unsold stuff in their warehouses. » 3/30/07 9:25am 3/30/07 9:25am