Buried Atari 2600 ‘E.T.’ video games internet over $one hundred,000 in on-line auctions


The legend of the buried Atari 2600 E.T. games now has a profitable coda as on-line gross sales of the unearthed cartridges, plus a number of others recovered throughout a 2014 dig in New Mexico, reached almost $108,000 in on-line public sale gross sales.

The Alamogordo News reports that 881 of the recovered cartridges, a mixture of the basic flop E.T. and a handful of different video games like Missile Command, Defender, and Swordquest, have netted $107,930.15 by way of on-line auctions on eBay

Based on Tularosa Basin Historic Society Vice President Joe Lewandowski, the person that aided the excavation, the town of Alamagordo bought 881 video games whereas sitting apart one other 297 cartridges to promote later. Over one hundred different video games have been distributed to museums and different distributors Read more...

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An Australian medical hashish firm simply bought its first pot tablets


Australian medical hashish firm MMJ PhytoTech Restricted has simply bought its first marijuana drugs. The dangerous information: They're solely out there in Europe.

The capsules have been bought in August by way of a Swiss-based mostly subsidiary, Satipharm. 10 milligrams of the treatment will set you again 89 euros (A$139.ninety five).

The drugs are registered as a dietary complement in Germany. Their lively ingredient, Cannabidiol (CBD), is made out of a particular medical hashish pressure and they don't include tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the chemical that causes most of marijuana's psychological results when smoked. Read more...

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Justin Bieber’s ‘What Do You Imply?’ video is a mini thriller


Beliebers' worst fears appear to return true in Justin Bieber's new music video: He has a girlfriend. He additionally appears to get kidnapped. It is actually exhausting to inform which one is worse.

After a full month of cryptic "What Do You Imply?" Instagrams, main as much as a new single and a lyric video to boot, Justin Bieber's official music video is right here.

The Biebs premiered the dramatic new video for "What Do You Imply?" at eleven PM E.T. on Sunday night time. Within the video, Bieber enlists John Leguizamo to assist him stage an elaborate pretend kidnapping, all with a purpose to get his girlfriend to go to a celebration at a skate parkMashable doesn't advocate arranging dates utilizing this technique Read more...

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The eleven weirdest moments on the 2015 VMAs


There was crying and a nip slip, so general this years MTV Video Music Awards was sufficiently bizarre.

In fact with Miley Cyrus internet hosting, we have been anticipating the present to be a bit odd, however after Kanye West's 13-minute-long Video Vanguard Award acceptance speech that ended with the announcement that he needs to run for president in 2020, we're fairly sure that this was the weirdest but.

Simply take a look at the GIFs under and see for your self. And be warned that there's undoubtedly a really actual, unplanned, completely not pretend nip slip in there Read more...

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Unsure when you knew, however Miley Cyrus smokes pot


Nicely, do you know?

In fact you probably did; it is just about the one factor she talks about. Regardless of this apparent reality, Cyrus took a break from internet hosting the MTV Video Music Awards to shut out the present with a efficiency of her new music "Do It," during which she sings about — what else? — smoking pot

"Yeah I smoke pot"

Come on

— Abraham Riesman (@abrahamjoseph) August 31, 2015

The neon-tinged, eye-popping efficiency featured backup dancing from the celebs of RuPaul's Drag Race, to not point out a cameo from Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips. Coyne recently announced that he collaborated with Cyrus on her but-to-be-launched music video for "Do It." Read more...

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China simply punished 197 individuals for spreading rumors on-line


Chinese language police have "punished" 197 individuals for spreading what authorities name "rumours" about China on-line, together with feedback relating to the nation's current stock market plunge and the Tianjin explosions.

The Xinhua new company cited the Ministry of Public Safety, reporting that one hundred sixty five accounts had been closed down in relation to the violations, which "induced panic, misled the general public and resulted in issues in inventory market or society."

In addition to the deleted accounts, it seems that journalists are additionally being focused within the police-led hearsay sweep. State media reports that Wang Xiaolu, a journalist with Caijing journal, was detained for his studies on China's inventory market woes. Read more...

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Taylor Swift and her squad took house the VMA for Video of the Yr


In any case that drama, Taylor Swift and 7 of her closest well-known pals took residence the award for Video of the Yr on the 2015 VMAs

The star-studded "Dangerous Blood" video took house the fan-voted prize, and roughly a 3rd of the clip's stars joined Swift on stage to simply accept the award. Her cats, Meredith Gray and Olivia Benson, additionally received shoutouts, to which Mariska Hargitay gave a thumbs up

T.Swift addressed that the video triggered its share of controversy whereas she held her shiny new Moon Man — however opted to focus her speech on how essential it's to dismantle antiquated gender roles as an alternative. Read more...

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Probability the Rapper calls out Miley Cyrus for saying ‘mammy’ throughout VMA sketch


Probability the Rapper has had sufficient of Miley Cyrus.

The rapper didn't attend the 2015 MTV VMAs, hosted by Cyrus — however he did have a number of ideas concerning the awards present. Earlier within the night time, he tweeted about how he (and Rihanna) weren't going to the present, notably as a result of "Bitch Higher Have My Cash" and the monitor "Sunday Sweet" was snubbed.

#vmas are on tonight. Me and @badgalriri will NOT be in attendance

A photograph posted by Probability The Rapper (@chancetherapper) on

However it seems Probability was watching the printed — at the very least, lengthy sufficient to tweet out some ideas about how the present was going. He was undoubtedly not feeling the skits... Read more...

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Report: 7-Eleven accused of underpaying Australian staff


It might be time to purchase your chewing gum and magazines elsewhere

Staff at 7-Eleven shops throughout Australia have reportedly had their rights abused, working lengthy hours at properly under the minimal wage.

The remedy of overseas college students staffing Australia's largest chain is of specific concern. Whereas such college students are solely legally allowed to work 20 hours per week whereas in Australia, many advised a joint investigation by ABC tv's 4 Corners and Fairfax Media that that they had been made to work twice that whereas solely being paid for 20 hours, successfully halving their rightful wage Read more...

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