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Sharp Super Hi-Vision TV

Sharp Super Hi-Vision TV

That’s right, thanks to NHK and Sharp, TV is going ultra. They showed off this LCD display that produces images with a resolution 16x greater than today’s HDTVs. 2020, please come faster.

Game of Thrones: Featurette 2

Game of Thrones: Featurette 2

The producers, actors and author George R.R. Martin himself give us a tour of some of the places – as well as their culture and atmosphere – we’ll see in the epic new HBO TV fantasy series.

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The Confession

The Confession

Kiefer Sutherland’s web series The Confession, about a hit man spilling his secrets to a priest, premieres in March. We like the Jack Bauer-style whispers in the confessional. (Thanks Brendan!)

An Idiot Abroad for the U.S.

An Idiot Abroad for the U.S.

Stateside Ricky Gervais and Karl Pilkington fans, rejoice: An Idiot Abroad, the show sending travel-averse Pilkington around the globe, is coming to Discovery’s Science Channel in January next year.

24: The Complete Series (DVD)

24: The Complete Series (DVD)
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We still rue the day that President Palmer left to do Allstate commercials, but we enjoyed all 8 seasons of Bauer Power enough that we’d still like the box set – all 57 discs of it. Don’t fight it.

Sid & Marty Krofft DVD

Sid & Marty Krofft DVD
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You’re probably too young to recall these surreal Saturday morning classics. Brush up with this sampler DVD with of gems like Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, H.R. Pufnstuf, and The Bugaloos.

Today’s Secret Word Is…

Today’s Secret Word Is…

The perfect companion to Today’s Secret Ingredient, here’s a speedy compilation of every “Secret Word” ever spoken during the short-lived classic Pee-Wee’s Playhouse.

How Michael Caine Speaks

How Michael Caine Speaks

In this short clip from BBC Two’s comedy The Trip, we get an amusing lesson on exactly what Cockney thespian Michael Caine really sounds like when he speaks. He’s no Ian McKellen though.

Wheel of Fortune 1 Letter Solve

Wheel of Fortune 1 Letter Solve

Can you guess what the phrase above is just with that one letter L? One contestant actually did it. Are geniuses joining Wheel of Fortune now? The stunned face of the other contestant is priceless.

Walking Dead: Sneak Peak

Walking Dead: Sneak Peak

If you can’t wait until Halloween for the premiere of Frank Darabont’s new zombie show on AMC, we’ve got a 5-minute sneak preview to tide you over while you hold out for more braiiiiiiins.

Jersey Shore: The RPG

Jersey Shore: The RPG

(NSFW) Greaseballs Pauly D, The Situation, Ronnie and Vinny take on an army of disrespecting clowns with their ultimate moves in this 16-bit RPG version of the guilty pleasure that is Jersey Shore.

Stairway to Gilligan’s Island

Stairway to Gilligan’s Island

Long before the era of the Internet mashup, there was a little novelty band known by the name of Little Roger and the Goosebumps, who figured out that Gilligan and Zeppelin were interchangeable.

The Bionic Woman (DVD)

The Bionic Woman (DVD)
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Relive your childhood Lindsay Wagner fantasies with the long-awaited re-release of the classic Bionic Woman’s first season. Crushing tennis balls and running in slow-mo never gets old for us.

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Conan Blows Up

Conan Blows Up

In preparation for his new show, bad-ass Conan loads up his 1969 Dodge Dart with a trunkload of explosives, a hood full of popcorn, dowses it with gasoline, then drives it into a canyon.

Sony Google TV

Sony Google TV
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Sony’s first to market Google TV integrated HDTVs. LCD models range from 24-inch to 46-inch, all capable of watching tons of internet content, and running Android apps starting in early 2011.

Sesame Spice

Sesame Spice

Sesame Street is sure getting plenty of inspiration from pop culture these days. Last time we checked in, they were spoofing True Blood. Now, they’ve got the Old Spice guy. What’s next? Bed Intruder?

Netflix + NBC

Netflix + NBC

NBC and Netflix announced you’ll be able to stream hundreds of episodes of Saturday Night Live, The Office, 30 Rock, Law & Order: SVU, Battlestar Galactica, and more in your instant queue.

Dexter’s Prop Room

Dexter’s Prop Room

Dexter is back. While you wait for tonight’s season premiere, take a tour of the room where Dexter’s various murderous props are stored and prepped for the show. How ’bout that bin full o’ heads?

Todd Margaret, Episode 1

Todd Margaret, Episode 1

(NSFW) David Cross and Will Arnett reunite for the first episode IFC’s new dark comedy series “The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret.” Got 22 minutes to spare? Watch the premiere now.

Roku HD/XD/XDS

Roku HD/XD/XDS
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If you were thinking about the new Apple TV, but would rather have 1080p video and not be tied down to iTunes, Roku’s latest players look pretty sweet. Cheapskates: pick up the $59 720p version.

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Silhouette Typography Posters

Silhouette Typography Posters
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Like peanut butter and chocolate, we are enjoying the combo of typography with iconic pop culture references from Jerod Gibson; it’s also a great way to remember your movie quotes. (Thanks James!)

Sharktopus (Producer’s Cut)

Sharktopus (Producer’s Cut)

Syfy’s awesomely bad Sharktopus hits the cable and satellite waves in less than a week (on 9/25), and we’re stoked. Here’s the new sneak preview of Roger Corman’s latest masterpiece.

Game of Thrones: Featurette

Game of Thrones: Featurette

The level of storytelling detail that’s coming together for HBO’s Game of Thrones compelled author George Martin to say it’s like walking into one of his dreams while visiting the set. Sweet.

It’s Always Sunny: Season 5

It’s Always Sunny: Season 5
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With the new season of the most warped (and funny) show on television upon us this Thursday (9/16), catch up with Sweet Dee and the boys with last season’s Blu-ray/DVD release.

Watermelon Slingshot (Epic Fail)

Watermelon Slingshot (Epic Fail)

In this teaser for the new season of The Amazing Race, a contestant makes a mockery of launching a watermelon out of a supersized slingshot. “Ouch” doesn’t even begin to describe it. (Thanks Jeremy!)

Conan O’ Brien’s TBS Show

Conan O’ Brien’s TBS Show

Comedian-slash-Irish pirate Conan O’Brien announces the title of his new show, which will air on TBS starting November 8 – a title that ensures that Conan cannot be booted out of the show.

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