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Introducing the Weighted Companion Coasters



?I apologize, because I only found out these official Portal coasters — bearing the iconic warning before many of GLaDOS’ experiments — existed yesterday evening. Surely some of you already knew about them or indeed, already own them. It is for the people as ignorant as I am that I tell you: ThinkGeek has a set of 8 Portal coasters here for $20 and yes, they are totally, totally awesome. That is all.

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Robert Bricken is one of the original co-founders of the site formerly known as Topless Robot, and its first editor-in-chief, serving from 2008-12. He brought the site to prominence with “nerd news, humor and self-loathing” as its motto, raising it from total internet obscurity to a readership in the millions, with help from his savage “FAQ” movie reviews and Fan Fiction Fridays. Under his tenure Topless Robot was covered by Gawker, Wired, Defamer, New York magazine, ABC News, and others, and his articles have been praised by Roger Ebert, Avengers actor Clark Gregg, comedian and The Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman, the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Rifftrax, and others. He is currently the managing editor of Despite decades as both an amateur and professional nerd, he continues to be completely unprepared for either the zombie apocalypse or the robot uprising.