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  1. Things We Saw Today: Davos From Game of Thrones Being A Boss At The World Cup

    What is he pointing at? Could he have extra swagger hidden under the stands?

    A sharp-eyed Reddit user spotted actor Liam Cunningham, aka the Onion Knight and Lord of the Rainwood, striking a dashing pose in São Paulo for the World Cup. It's the perfect sport for him -- no fingers required! (via Uproxx)

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  2. Oh, This? This Is Just Stephen “Green Arrow” Amell Holding a Giant Jar of Nutella

    Let's hope the kid who plays Speedy shows up with some crackers.

    We're not really sure what it is about this photo of Arrow star Stephen Amell holding a big-ass jar of Nutella that we find so endlessly fascinating, but we kind of can't stop looking at it. Also now we're hungry... and we want to watch Arrow, but mostly we're hungry for Nutella.

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  3. Spreadable. Beer. Beer You Spread on Things Then Eat, Now Reality

    Your toast can now get you drunk!

    An Italian brewery and an Italian chocolatier came together to invent beer you can spread like Nutella, so let's all take some time this long weekend to write them a thank you note, because now that's a thing that exists. This is groundbreaking because now sandwiches can get you drunk.

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  4. Things We Saw Today: Back to the TARDIS

    Things We Saw Today

    By Sara Wheeler, via Geeks Are Sexy.

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  5. Nutella Lawyers Are the Anti-Nutella, Shut Down Fan-Created World Nutella Day

    We Can't Have Nice Things

    First, a caveat: Nutella totally counts as a geeky interest, thank you very much. And now it's an area of geekitude that's being threatened by The Man. The Man in this case is Ferrero, the company that makes Nutella, which shut down World Nutella Day with a cease and desist letter to its founder, Nutella superfan Sara Rosso. Also, by "anti-Nutella" I mean "the anthesis of all that is good in the universe. Or "the opposite of Batman," whichever you prefer.

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  6. Best Thieves Ever Steal 5.5 Tons of Nutella

    While no one was paying attention, someone in Germany pulled off what is clearly the heist of the century, and maybe the finest and most worthwhile criminal act of all time -- sorry, Great Train Robbery. This weekend saw thieves in the town of Bad Hersfeld make off with a parked trailer containing five and a half tons of delicious, creamy, chocolatey Nutella.

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  7. Packaging Minimalism

    Design firm Antrepo recently undertook an experiment that they called a "minimalist effect in a maximalist market": They took the existing packaging designs (left) for a number of products, including Pringles, Nutella, and Red Bull, removed some of the clutter and gratuitous graphics (center), and then, for maximally minimal impact, stripped away even more to create a "more simple variation" (right). Sometimes the center picture looks better than the ultra-stripped down design on the right, but in almost every case both beat the cluttered, noisy packaging that actually exists. Which of the variations do you like the best?

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