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Palate Cleanser: We’ve blogged about robot cars, hamburger and salad robots; behold – our robotic bartender overlord!

Add “bartender” to the list of professions in danger of succumbing to our robotic overlords. The Nino Robotic Bartender is the latest version of Makr Shakr’s proven Bionic Bar. Thanks to a cache of up to 170 different bottles it can create nearly any libation imaginable, using a pair of robotic arms — one to …

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Oz The Great and Powerful

Having just mentioned The Wizard of Oz here, and a different franchise prequel here, I guess we might as well share this;  It is the Wizard of Oz prequel.  Yes dear readers, there is a prequel.  And it looks half good and then some. The movie is due out next March.  It tells the tale …

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Palate Cleanser- Snow Dogs

I shot this last winter, then proceeded to play with the transitions in my video editing software of choice, then left it in a folder for a warm summer day.  I’ve had a few opportunities for ‘warm summer day’ and not posted it, but better late than never. … so here are some cool dogs …

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Palate Cleanser – Stoned Wallabies Make Crop Circles

In Tasmania the legal production of poppies is a major industry.  According to the BBC they provide about 50% of the worlds legal opium “for morphine and other painkillers.”  Some of the local Wallaby population has taken to digesting the plant and then wandering through the fields high.   This wandering is producing  “crop circles.”  Those …

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