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Wandering Eye: Hulk Hogan is apparently racist, giant fighting robots, and more

Wandering Eye: Hulk Hogan is apparently racist, giant fighting robots, and more

Andrew Stroup left Baltimore a year ago after helping to start the Foundery, a maker space in the Upper Fells Point area. Turns out he left us to make GIANT FIGHTING ROBOTS, according to this Popular Science piece by sometime CP contributor Andrew Zaleski. Yup. Just like in your favorite cartoons and video games. Stroup partnered with Gui Cavalcanti, who found some sucker (er, "investor") to back the project, and made a 15-foot tall destructominator that two grown men control like a normal front loader and a ball turret gun. Naturally, their Megabot has challenged Japan to a giant robot duel. This is a sport. "By September 2016," Zaleski writes, "they hope the...

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