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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ – Entertaining But Empty

6 hours agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies opens where The Desolation of Smaug left off, as the powerful dragon of the Lonely Mountain (still voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch) descends on Lake-town for payback. To say that Peter Jackson captures the full horror and insanity of a dragon attack on a compact and inclosed area […]

A Supercut of Singer Darlene Love Singing ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’ on ‘The Late Show With David Letterman’

23 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

The Late Show With David Letterman has put together a supercut of the best of singer and actress Darlene Love performing the song “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” on the show. Love has performed the song for Letterman on his show every year since 1986 when he was the host of Late Night, and will appear on […]

Oprah And Bill Cosby

yesterdayOdd : Snopes

Did Oprah accuse Bill Cosby of drugging and trying to rape her?

Stephen Colbert Signs Off From the Final Episode of ‘The Colbert Report’ by Singing ‘We’ll Meet Again’ With Friends

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

After a nine-year run on Comedy Central, host Stephen Colbert signed off from the final episode of The Colbert Report by singing “We’ll Meet Again” with a truly impressive list of friends including Jon Stewart, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Big Bird, and Cyndi Lauper just to name a few. Colbert then got into Santa’s sleigh with Abraham […]

The Guitar Solo From ‘Comfortably Numb’ by Pink Floyd Played on an iPad in GarageBand

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

One-man band Firmin took on the long and iconic solo from the Pink Floyd song “Comfortably Numb” in GarageBand on an iPad, overdubbing the rest of the song’s parts on five other Apple tablets. The solo was also recently tackled by 15-year-old French guitarist, Tina S. submitted via Laughing Squid Tips

First Look at Neil Patrick Harris in American Horror Story Brings us a Beautiful, Doll-Toting Weirdo - It's going to be legend-dummy.

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Neil Patrick Harris and his real-life husband David Burtka are both set to appear in the final episodes of this season's American Horror Story; Harris as "a chameleon salesman." Yep! Carting around a ventriloquist's dummy is totallyShow More Summary

Google Maps Adds a 360-Degree Virtual Tour Inside ‘The Colbert Report’ Studio

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

Just in time for the end of its Comedy Central run, Google Maps is offering up a Business View 360-degree virtual tour inside the studio of The Colbert Report (previously). Other recent additions to the indoor version of Street View include the Salt Lake City, Utah Hilton and the Riad Nejma restaurant in Paris. image […]

‘Everything But the News’ Picks the Brain of a Five-Year-Old Venture Capitalist

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

Everything But the News (previously) host Steve Goldbloom picks the brain of a five-year-old venture capitalist named Max in a short clip that deviates somewhat from the series’ traditional format. As it turns out, Max has a keen eye for art and playing the numbers.

Man Without Arms Operates the First Set of Modular Prosthetic Limbs That Move Independently With His Thoughts

yesterdayOdd : Laughing Squid

Leslie (“Les”) Baugh, a former electrician in Colorado, who lost both of his arms during an accident 40 years ago, was the first person ever to wear and operate a set of prosthetic limbs that operate bilaterally with his thoughts. The unique limbs were created by a team at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory […]

11 Ways To Let Her Know You’re Into Her Without Saying A Thing

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

In every relationship there comes a time for Talking About How You Really Feel. But let’s be honest: the bit before that is a total cat-and-mouse game of seduction.

This woman eating a slice of turkey in under one second is breathtaking.

2 days agoOdd : Happy Place

Fast food lunch. Watching this woman inhale a slice of turkey in less than a second, you don't think, wow, that was quick, but rather, what the hell just happened? Was there an edit? And why the hell is the dude in the baseball hat standing...Show More Summary

Lonely dude finds girl with same name as his ex to travel the world with and not murder at all.

2 days agoOdd : Happy Place

I'm not going to kill you. I'm just going to make you wish you had an entirely different life. (Via FB) Congratulations to the dude who was offering a free trip around the world to any girl with the same name as his ex-girlfriend, he finally found a new Elizabeth Gallagher. Show More Summary

Joss Whedon On Avengers: Age of Ultron’s Inception, Vision’s Look, Scarlet Witch & More

2 days agoOdd : Geekosystem

Some people who aren't us got to speak to Joss Whedon on the set of Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron a few months ago and just posted their interviews. We're not bitter or anything.

10 Reasons Why The Sony Leak Matters To Everyone, Especially Millennials

2 minutes agoOdd : Thought Catalog

I can just see it now: Millennials are scrolling past this – thinking to themselves, “Eh, whatever, just another company that got hacked and is in the news.” I have to admit, it’s easy to overlook the cyber-attacks and the…

Best Gif’s of the Day – December 20, 2014

20 minutes agoOdd : Off Stuff Magazine

And no vet will ever be capable of removing balls of this size and quality. This dog has got a very direct problem-solving method. Failed sneak attack Tinder Blue Steel Cheeky goal Bear cub loses his grip Beautiful assist! Kitten can’t take his eyes off a bird She has an amazing voice Weight Lifting. With […]

Kate Winslet Builds Versailles Gardens For King Alan Rickman In First Trailer For Rickman-Directed A Little Chaos - Feat. Rickman As King Louis XIV

24 minutes agoOdd : Geekosystem

Here is the first trailer for a period drama directed by Alan Rickman in which Kate Winslet plays a woman competing to build one of the Versailles gardens. Stanley Tucci is there, too!

Reddit to Award Lottery Fund to 950,000 Lucky Users

36 minutes agoOdd : Techland: Miscellany

Flush with $50 million in capital, the social media site finds a novel way to give back

19 Signs You Have Absolutely No Chill

38 minutes agoOdd : Thought Catalog

1. You’re constantly being told to chill.

Blink, A News Ticker That Generates an Unending Stream of Sensational Nonsense Headlines

51 minutes agoOdd : Laughing Squid

London-based artist Jim Buell has created Blink, an electronic news ticker that algorithmically generates an unending stream of sensational nonsense headlines like “Justin Bieber Executes Dog in America” and “Medical Suspect MarriesShow More Summary

Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Doctor Who scarves and skirts

56 minutes agoOdd : Boing Boing

Etsy seller Rooby Lane makes great, nerdy textiles, sporting designs from sf/f TV and movies, like the Lord of the Rings and Marauders' Map map scarves and the Tardis skirt. (via Geeky Merch) Read the rest

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