God bless Mythbusters hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, and their MacGyver burst of logic that allowed them to envision a Titanic where Jack lives! (Spoiler: James Cameron is not happy.) More
Good for James Cameron for having a sense of humor about Titanic‘s most-argued point. More
Usually here at Crushable, we concern ourselves with the birthdays of celebrities who are usually actors, musicians, or some other entertainment industry personality. But you know, science-y people have birthdays, too, and luckily, today coincides with the birthday of someone who is both science-y AND pop culture-y: Grant Imahara of Mythbusters! In honor of the occasion, we’ve taken the opportunity to provide Grant and the entire Mythbusters team with a drinking game to be played with their very fine television program. Ready to blow some stuff up? Here we go! More
Author Neil Gaiman recently appeared on the Minnesota Public Radio show Wits, during which he recounted a memory of Mythbuster Adam Savage singing “I Will Survive” in the voice of Gollum. So what’s a radio show host to do? Why, call up Adam Savage and ask for an encore, of course! Much hilarity ensues. Laugh heartily, my friends.
We’re calling an emergency DVR session to announce that President Obama is scheduled to appear on an episode of Mythbusters. Obama will join Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman as they test the myth of the Archimedes heat ray — a tale from ancient times that claims it’s possible to bounce sun rays onto approaching ships and cause them to catch fire. This comes on the heels of the President’s pledge to dedicate more resources to math and science education. And will hopefully lead to a pledge to dedicate more resources to Jamie’s mustache. More
Remember when Jaimie was buried alive? And what about that time that Adam painted his whole body gold? Oh, yeah, and how about the time that the team tested how airplane cockpits withstand flying frozen turkeys? I have so many … More