10 First-Time Appearances of Various Macho Things in Movies
When audiences see something they've never seen for the first time—a loud, collective gasp goes up. If it's a stunning enough innovation, screenwriters and directors take note and rush to incorporate that thing in their next script/project. Ten years ...
March 5, 2016
Appeals Court Ignores Second Amendment to Uphold Ban on Concealed Carry
A week shy of one year since oral argument was heard, and over six and a half years since the case was brought in October of 2009, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a decision in Peruta v. County of San Diego. The Peruta case is ...
June 10, 2016
Cops, Prosecutors Disagree on Whether Freddie Gray's Knife Was Legal
Blade HQIn my column today, I mention the dispute about whether the knife carried by Freddie Gray qualified as an illegal switchblade. Marilyn Mosby, the state's attorney for Baltimore, says it clearly did not, which means police did not have probable ...
Out-of-body experience: Master of illusion
The storeroom in his lab is stuffed with mannequins of various sizes, disembodied dolls' heads, fake hands, cameras, knives and hammers. It looks like a It was these tricks, such as the rubber-hand illusion, that Ehrsson was keen to explore. He ...
December 7, 2011
James Bond Would Totally Rock These Butterfly Knife Cufflinks
2/27/13 11:05am. Google a vid or two of someone doing butterfly knife tricks, and you'll get the idea. Reply. Flagged. Timothy Leary Byrnes valleymann. 3/04/13 12:39pm. It resembles a butterfly knife, which in motion resembles a butterflies wing action ...
February 26, 2013
My Friday Jam: "Everything She Wants," Wham! (1984)
Using card tricks to find the truth about Trump · 'Heterosexual Trump.' a new 'Sassy Trump' from Peter “Of course, you're aware of the balisong,” intones the deep-voiced narrator, “… or butterfly knife.” Awesome, terrifying, paranoid and goofy ...
January 22, 2016
VIDEO: Chloe Moretz's Butterfly Knife Skills Both Fascinate and Terrify Me
Grace Moretz was so convincing as Hit Girl at the tender age of eleven; by that point, she had already mastered the art of flipping around a butterfly knife—or, as she reminded Conan O'Brien the other night, a Balisong—in an intimidatingly casual ...
August 15, 2013
Bradley Kimura 11 Butterfly Balisong Knife (3.75" Blackwash) *Blemish
These DO NOT come with box/papers or any warranty. These are sold AS-IS, no returns. The Bradley Kimura is a USA made butterfly knife with a great price tag and stellar action! The Bradley Kimura XI features a blackwash stainless steel tanto blade and ...
August 30, 2016
Marfione Custom Tachyon III Advanced Trainer
In 2000, Microtech released the company’s first balisong knife, the Tachyon. Over the years other variants have been produced, but a void in the market created a demand for balisong trainer knives. We asked Marfione about the need for a training knife.
August 25, 2016
RioRand Sports Cross Fire Go Knife Handle Practice Trainer Black-Red Can Self-Accur adjusting (No Offensive Blade)
Received my knife today. Looks and feels great It is awesome except ... It was really easy to learn some simple tricks and fast opens. It's thankfully very dull so when learning new tricks and failing horrible it didn't hurt. I received this product ...
August 2, 2016
MTech Balisong Butterfly Trainer Practice Dull Knife Novelty
Practice Tool used to practice flipping and tricks.Note: this item complies with eBay policy as a "Practice balisong or butterfly knives that have holes in the blade and can't be sharpened"
August 2, 2016
Benchmark Bali-Song Butterfly 4" Clip Point Blade, Silver Vein Handles - BM005
I can no longer lock my knife close or open. The locking mechanism is now a useless piece of metal hanging loose at the end of the knife handle. It gets in the way when closing the knife or when I do tricks as it tends to get stuck between the bite handle ...
July 30, 2016
CSGO Rainbow Fade Practice Knife Balisong Butterfly Tactical Combat Trainer New
For multiple item purchases, please wait for all auctions to end before paying for items in a combined payment. Thank You Tracking numbers will be on your order details when item is shipped. If you do not see a tracking number within two business days ...
July 28, 2016
Promotion Butterfly BM42 knife Balisong Knife Titanium Butterfly BM 42 Knife (Plain) EDC pocket tactical knife New in Original box packing
Other:New in original paper box packing. When we are outside for a trip or a vacation and experience something exciting, we really need to get prepared and some nice knives buck are necessary. Well, if you want to buy something like knives for camping ...
July 6, 2016
January 1, 1970
When I was in college, my roommate and I somehow got into an odd butterfly knife habit. I have no clue why we decided this is something we needed to try, but we quickly discovered that staying home and practicing knife tricks was a lot more attractive than going to class. After a few weeks of practice along (not to mention some cut-up fingers) we weere pretty good. We discovered that twirling knives around was a fun way to get attention in bars and parties. It was pretty sad, as gimmicks...
January 1, 1970
Gift-giving is something best done with lots of time on your hands. You need time to consider your giftee: How you know them, what you know about them, and what you want them to get out of the gift. With little to no time left, it's all too simple to fall into the "buy them anything" trap, but that almost always ends poorly. Last-minute gift givers have begun their yearly scramble, and I've been getting calls from them all week: "What does so-and-so want?" "Hey, you know what's-his-name...
January 1, 1970
Editor's note: This story was first published on April 28, 2016, and is being republished to mark the 50th anniversary of the murders. A couple of days after his basement flooded, John Schmale finally mustered the energy to head downstairs and investigate the damage.In the basement's dim overhead light, a big, brown cardboard box caught his eye, a box so soggy its bottom was ready to fall out. He lugged it upstairs. He opened it.Inside sat four square, off-white boxes labeled "Kodak,"...