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New App Shows You A Then-And-Now Comparison Of Where You’re Standing

By Nadia Noir File this under “super cool idea that history nerds will download immediately.” Looking for funding on Kickstarter, an app named Pivot managed to get their full funding for a projet that will […]

03/27/2015

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Help TLC Raise Funds For Their Final Album

The two remaining members of TLC are turning to fans for support to fund the group’s final album. Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas have started a kickstarter campaign, with hopes to raise $150,000 […]

01/21/2015

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Los Angeles Restaurant Owner Will Get Unicorn Tattoo With Your Face In Order To Save His Balls

By Nadia Noir Five years ago, someone invited us to taste Nguyen and Thi Tran’s balls and we’ve been addicted to them ever since. But, while the restaurant that started illegally out of the couple’s […]

01/07/2015

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5 Super Los Angeles Campaigns Currently On Kickstarter

By Nadia Noir What do you get a picky Angeleno for the holidays? How about something so rare, it might not actually exist yet? Kickstarter helps back people’s dreams from all over the world, but […]

11/17/2014

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Potato Salad Rookie Raises Over $41,589 on Kickstarter

By Jordy Altman How much would you pay to help a stranger to make potato salad? UPDATE 7/7 : BROWN ADMITS HE WILL BE USING FRESH DILL. One forward-thinking entrepreneur is kickstarting the creation of […]

07/08/2014

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Meanwhile In Southern California: Local Dude Trying To Open The First Cat Cafe In Los Angeles

by Nadia Noir After the rise of cat cafe’s across the world  in places like South Korea or Tokyo, now everyone has cat scratch fever.  If it’s up to Los Angeles local, Carlos Wong, closet-case […]

02/26/2014

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Would You Wear A Watch That Counts Down To Your Death?

“Oh look. I have 50 years, 3 months, 2 days, 4 hours, 12 minutes, and 32 seconds until I die. Make that 30 seconds. 28 seconds. Shoot.” That’s the premise behind Tikker. It’s a watch […]

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Nerdy Pick-Up Artist Makes $16,000 Grand On Kickstarter For Dating Book

People will fund anything on Kickstarter, even a documentary about a war on a human leg in a smoker. Don’t think you have what it takes to be a playboy? Well, if Ken Hoinsky can […]

06/20/2013

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Man Finds Human Leg In Smoker, Another Man Starts Kickstarter Campaign

Cutting-edge documentary Finders Keepers will finally be made and it won’t cost Oscar award-winning producer Ed Cunningham an arm and a leg. After a month of being featured on Kickstarter (sort of an ironic name), […]

06/19/2013

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Groovin’! Little Steven Van Zandt’s Rascals Musical Hits $100,000

In September, E Street Band guitarist Little Steven Van Zandt started a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the upcoming Rascals reunion shows at New York’s Capitol Theatre in December. The goal was to raise $100,000. The campaign ends today, and the goal has been met… and then some; as of press time, over $123,000 has been raised.

10/24/2012

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