All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘mythbusters’

Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara Leave Mythbusters

In news that is sure to upset fans of Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters, show hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage announced last week that Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara will not be returning for the show’s next season. Known as the “build team,” Byron, Belleci, and Imahara began appearing on Mythbusters during the show’s second and third seasons. The …

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‘Mythbusters’ Co-hosts Are Leaving the Show After Ten Years

It’s the end of an era for Discovery Channel’s popular reality show, Mythbusters. Three fan-favorite myth busters, Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara, announced Thursday that they will be leaving the show after working on it for a decade. “Kari, Tory and Grant have been an incredibly important part of MythBusters for over a decade,” the Discovery Channel said …

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The Breaking Bad/Mythbusters Episode Is on YouTube, But You Better Watch It Quick

We’ve basically known this was coming for some time, but it became officially official a little under a week ago when the first trailer aired and we got a premiere date. SCIENCE, BITCH! Of course, we’re talking about the Mythbusters episode featuring Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan, Aaron Paul (Jesse Pinkman) and a bunch of show-related myth testing. It’s already …

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U.S. Mom Gets Paid Over Poppy Seed Drug Test

The idea that a person could cause a false positive on a drug test by eating a poppy seed bagel used to be the stuff of lore. Hardly anyone really believed it, but it got whispered around among people who were looking to pass drug tests as a condition of pre-employment or for probation. If you tested positive, tell them …

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Mythbuster Adam Savage Built Patton Oswalt a Doc Ock Halloween Costume After a Desperate Twitter Plea

Comedian Patton Oswalt’s daughter wanted to be Spider-Girl for Halloween, which is a reasonable request. Being awesome, Oswalt wanted to make her costume extra special (and also rock his own cool costume). So he decided that he wanted to be Marvel supervillian and great Spiderman foe Doctor Octopus. The only wrench in this great father-daughter costume idea was that Oswalt …

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The Mythbusters on Steve Jobs: “iGenius” Documentary to Air October 16th

The men with some of the best jobs in the world, the Mythbusters guys, will host an hour-long documentary on the life of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Discovery Channel has announced that Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will helm iGenius: How Steve Jobs Changed the World. The special will air on Sunday, October 16th at 8 pm Eastern on …

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