I caught myself absent-mindedly singing the chorus to You're So Vain in the shower last week. I was protecting my blown out hair with an oversized plastic shower cap adorned with bright yellow duckies and a big ruffled edge. The irony...Show More Summary
Wow. My initial thought was, "How cinematic." Then I realized just how much 20th-century thinking I was doing. This isn't cinematic. Rather, the movies that contain moments of this sort are gam...
Straight dudes have it tough. First of all, they have to wear those cowboy hats and write a country music song for every occasion. Second, being so straight all the time is exhausting. Third, they're beset at every turn by ominous threats to their 100% total straightness. Case in point: Mistletoe. Show More Summary
There are a lot of tricks to make coffee taste better -- adding cream, sugar or perhaps even some pumpkin spice. But a new study published in PLOS ONE, an online journal, revealed an even simpler tactic. Just call the coffee "eco-friendly." Researchers...Show More Summary
First Guccifer introduced us to the wacky world of George W. Bush's paintings. Dogs, cats, shower-centric self-portraits and a pending series devoted to global leaders -- the artworks opened a strange and utterly mesmerizing window into...Show More Summary
Behold the telenovela, "El Amor de Mi Amante," or "The Love of My Lover." Julie Bryan wrote, directed and starred in this glorious piece of homework for her Spanish class, and it's probably safe to say her professor liked it best. According...Show More Summary
How did MSNBC host Chris Matthews ruin the hopes and dreams, and weekend plans, of Washington's young ballerinas? By arranging to interview President Obama on Thursday, at American University's Greenberg Theatre. Where, according toShow More Summary
It might. Or it might make you think, "Gee, that's the red room from Twin Peaks in that image above. And the origami stuff in the trailer is just like Blade Runner, but maybe with slightly less...
Here's to hoping our upcoming holiday dinners aren't nearly this awkward. The supercut gurus over at Slacktory have done it again with this compilation of the most uncomfortable dinner scenes from movies, from "Annie Hall" to "Step Brothers." Watch above! Via Tastefully Offensive
By Stefanie Williams So this is Christmas. And what have we learned? I have learned that there isn’t enough Xanax in the universe to help make the blood money of Christmas time in the service industry entirely tolerable. Six weeks of the year, I lose myself. Show More Summary
Here are 10 surefire ways to make an ass of yourself at a coffee shop. I've spent most of my life living in the Pacific Northwest. This means that essentially everyone I know has worked as a barista, including myself. So I understand that the barista is the unsung hero of the service industry -- especially in this part of the country. Show More Summary
Man, parrots can be real jerks. Via Tastefully Offensive
Ever since the classic “A Christmas Story” scene, people have wondered if it is really possible to freeze your tongue to a pole by licking it. Well, based on the footage from a few YouTubers' attempts (compiled in the above video asShow More Summary
Tsar Nicholas II goofing around with his friend in 1899.
The one where Plum fights an alligator.
On January 9th, your television will be put to the ultimate test as it broadcasts the most epic of all epic television events: IFC's "The Spoils Of Babylon." The mock-mini-series, which features Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Tobey Maguire,...Show More Summary
Yesterday satirical news site The Onion released a hilarious "report" that spoofed New York's controversial "Stop and Frisk" laws. Renamed "Stop and Kiss," the report stated that New York City officers are able to kiss any and everyone...Show More Summary
The holiday season always brings cheer, gifts, joy and... Christmas music covers! Bands everywhere are starting to come out with their seasonal tunes, but few musical numbers feature yuletide pups. Luckily, Canada-based group Walk Off...Show More Summary
Baby's first selfie! Today's cutest video award goes to the very clever 1-year-old Evie, who picked up her mom's phone and somehow managed to record a selfie video of herself. Mary Ann Saxton, the baby's mother, didn't realize what little...Show More Summary
My position on The Dark Crystal is what some of you might call the Bad Nerd stance. I think the design is amazing, save the grotesque near-human Gelflings, who are as unintentionally terrifying...