See Neal Stephenson's Badassery As He Opens A Bottle With A Sword

Sabering, or sabrage, is a champagne-opening art popularized at the time of Napoleon's military campaigns. In this video, Neal Stephenson, the author who gave us Snow Crash and Cryptonomicon, shows that doing it properly requires not blunt force, but elegance, precision and a knowledge of physics. » 10/15/14 9:20am 10/15/14 9:20am

You can ogle, and maybe buy, some of these amazing Movie props this week

Holy crap. The Prop store are holding an auction in London this Thursday on over 300 movie props - and there's a lot to love. Ripley's Flamethrower? Arnold Schwarzenegger's Terminator 2 outfit? Leeloo's Braces? A Death Star Turbolaser!? SOMEBODY HIDE MY WALLET BEFORE I DO SOMETHING REALLY STUPID. » 10/15/14 12:59am 10/15/14 12:59am