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Around The Web

inTIMidator January 5, 2012

There’s a lot of news out there today so we’re rounding it up for you in our “Around The Web!”

1. Warner Bros. unveils ‘Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes’

Warner Bros. Interactive has announced that they are developing the action packed title Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes, and will hopefully launch this coming summer. I don’t know about you guys, but I was secretly addicted to the Lego Star Wars III. An am actually really excited about this. Read more at: USA TodayWarner Bros. unveils ‘Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes’

2. Apple’s Jonathan Ive Receives Knighthood

I think this is a dream for every man out there, having all your friends call you “Sir ____.” The world renown Apple product head designer, Jonathan Ive, has been awarded a knighthood in the 2012 New Year Honours list. Mr Ive, who can now refer to himself Sir Jonathan, has been made a Knight Commander of the British Empire (KBE). You can read more at: TUAWJonathan Ive gets a knighthood

3. Man Enter U.S. Using His iPad As A Passport

We’ve all been at the bar and forgot our ID and tried to use a Costco card as a replacement ID.For Canadian Martin Reisch, it kinda worked.

Martin Reisch was able to enter the United States by showing the border officers a scanned copy of his passport on his iPad, along with his physical driver’s license. Read more of the story here: DviceMan tries to enter U.S. using his iPad as a passport (and it works)

4. The Lion King Rises Trailer – Dark Knight Rises Mashup

You might have seen the new Dark Knight Rises trailer, but did you notice the similarities to the Lion King? Yeah, I didn’t notice either, but the mashup is cool. Read more at: FirstShowingWatch: Fantastic ‘Lion King’ and ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Trailer Mash-Up

5. Craziest Things Caught At Airport Security In 2011

Have you ever been standing in line watching people go through airport security? It looks like we’re loosing our souls. No one looks happy. Not even the people doing to searching. But, you have to wondering, what the craziest crap people have tried to get through airport security? Well, just like everything else, there’s a top ten list for that! My favorite are the Landmines. Check out the full list at: Gizmodo - The Top 10 Craziest Things Caught At Airport Security In 2011

6. Darth Vader and Jedi Hamburgers at Quick in France

WTF? Really? Who though this one threw? Where’s the marketing department? A BLACK burger bun? That’s freak’n gross! I mean I love Star Wars as much as the next guy but I’m not eating a black hamburger. Quick burger is releasing the burger’s in honor of the upcoming 3D release of Star Wars Episode I 3D. The promotion will be featuring the Dark Burger, the Jedi Burger, and the Dark Vador Burger. Yep, they’re calling it Dark Vador. Read more on this story at: FoodBeastQuick Restaurant’s New Star Wars Burgers