The designer of the Nike swoosh was originally paid $35

In 1971, Carolyn Davidson was a design student at Portland State University. This is where Phil Knight, one of the founders of Nike and an assistant professor at PSU, struck up a conversation with her and asked Davidson to come up with some logo designs for his new sportswear company. Davidson designed the swoosh,… » 9/12/14 2:15pm 9/12/14 2:15pm

Eradicate Lunchtime Stains With a Desktop Washing Machine

If you're always inclined to skip the ribs, sloppy joes, or chili dogs at lunch for fear you might spill and stain your shirt, the Swoosh will let you indulge with complete peace of mind. It's a compact desk-friendly washing machine that will banish any lunchtime stain in just 18 minutes. » 2/05/13 9:49am 2/05/13 9:49am

Arcade Basketball: Captain Insano Style


All we can do after watching this kid play arcade basketball, beyond picking our jaws up off our desks, is apologize to our parents for wasting their money at Chuck E. Cheese. We obviously didn't fulfill the potential of the game and could have won whatever crappy toys we ended up throwing away three days later with… » 6/18/07 7:30pm 6/18/07 7:30pm