All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘ironman’

Gwyneth Paltrow Turned Down Ironman?!

When Gwyneth Paltrow stopped by to chat with Howard Stern, the shock jock got a lot of juicy talk out of the actress. Gwyneth Paltrow revealed that she was tempted by a role in Vanilla Ice’s Cool as Ice film as a young actress, but was warned off it by her producer father. Had that fortuitous bit of advice not …

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Dick Bavetta Officiates 2,633 NBA Games Straight

During the Brooklyn Nets vs. New York Knicks game Wednesday night, NBA referee Dick Bavetta officiated his 2,633rd consecutive regular season game, which beat MLB Baltimore Orioles shortstop Cal Ripkin Jr.’s long-standing record for the longest back-to-back participation in an American professional sporting event. Richard T. “Dick” Bavetta, 74, got his start as an NBA referee in 1975, and he …

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Nintendo Power Gloves Infused With Super Powers

The Nintendo Power glove was pretty useless, unless you had the ability to put it on and use it for other things like pretending you had the ability to play games with the glove. But you could also run around and pretend that you had a glove that could shoot lasers, or lift things telekinetically, or that gave you super …

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Awkward Meetups In The Nerd World

(image) Ironman vs. Batman Ever had that awkward moment where you run into someone like an ex-girlfriend while you are out on a date? Or run into your boss when you are calling in sick? Those kinds of awkward moments are what life is made of. And this set of images falls in line with the UFCF piece that I …

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Avengers Cocktail Recipes Unite For Drinking Fun

The Avengers now have their own cocktails. Which I guess is fairly fitting seeing as they are also a cocktail…..a cocktail of ass kicking. Iron Man, Thor, Hulk are all well represented in this mixture showcase. The social blog called “THE MORE I ARTY” put these together. I think they look great and they seem like they are about as …

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The Avengers Facebook Game Gets Movie Tie-In

Social games are a driving force behind why Facebook has become the giant that it is. The amount of profit that they can make is enormous. Marvel decided to dip it’s toes into the business and try to make some internet monies with their “Marvel: Avengers Alliance” game. The game is an A-Typical Facebook social game. You have a certain …

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The Avengers Created By Items From Target

Target commissioned ad agency Wieden + Kennedy from Portland, Oregon to create an Avengers ad for their insert in the Entertainment Weekly Issue #1203 Summer movie edition. What they came up with for the “Superhero in every Aisle” campaign is nothing short of amazing. They managed to create 5 things closely associated with the movie solely from items you can …

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New Avengers Clip: Thor and Ironman ‘Face Off’

Avengers promotions are coming on fast and furious as the May 4 release is rapidly approaching. The latest are full clips directly from the movie offered as exclusives to news organisations and late night talk shows. The latest (released today) is by far the best (one man’s opinion) and features a duel between Ironman and Thor. The Avengers stars Robert …

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