Design Fails the USB Tentacles for $25K in SNES Games & Finished Them – WIRed #25

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Whenever my life gets be so down, I know I can go down…wait a minute!

This week’s SILVER edition of WIRed features failures in architectural desgin, a USB tentacle device from ThinkGeek, $25,000 worth of EVERY North American SNES Game, and some awesome finishing moves in pro wrestling. Also, I sing a little bit…   Continue reading “Design Fails the USB Tentacles for $25K in SNES Games & Finished Them – WIRed #25”

DEVASTATING! Pro Wrestling Finishing Moves!

“VERTA-BREAKER! Will Break Your Spine!” “VERTA-BREAKER! Something-something-something…..”

If you remember how gravity works, you’ll know where this guy’s head is going.

It’s that point of the match.  The hero has weakened the villain enough during the course of a long match, and he gives a signal.  The fans know that he’s about to finish of his opponent with his devastating maneuver and win the match.  The villain finally gets up, turns around…and BAM, the hero hits the finishing move, covers his opponent, and ONE..TWO…THREE!!   Continue reading “DEVASTATING! Pro Wrestling Finishing Moves!”